FAQ

What is a Nelly Cuddle® made from?

All Nelly Cuddles products are made from microwave safe fabric. The filling consists of microwave safe polyfill with natural wheat grains & flax seeds as well as a blend of dried herbs. All Nelly Cuddles meet or exceed the CSPC standards for toys. Each Animal has a certificate from the stuffed animal manufacturer ensuring they have been tested for child safety..

What herbs are in the Nelly Cuddles®

Our Nelly Cuddles® are filled with a mixture of herbs like lavender, chamomile, peppermint, spearment, vanilla, elderberries, rose petals & rose hips.

How should I heat my Nelly Cuddle® product?

Each Nelly Cuddle® product is designed to be heated in a microwave oven only (NO conventional oven). For best results place the Nelly Cuddle on the turntable in the microwave for 1 minute. Microwaves vary, start with less cook time & work your way up to the proper temperature. (Adult Supervision is required for your child’ s safety)

How long will my Nelly Cuddle® stay warm?

Your Nelly Cuddle should stay warm for at least an hour if heated correctly, longer if it is snuggled in bed!

Can I chill my Nelly Cuddle®?

Simply place your Nelly Cuddle® in a plastic bag & place it into the freezer for 1-2 hours untill chilled. This make the most refreshing & cool cuddle during the hot summer months. This also makes a great boo boo bag.

Why does the product feel damp when first heated?

This is quite normal and is due to the natural moisture content of the filling, it will cease after the first few uses.

Can I wash my Nelly Cuddle®?

The surface can be cleaned with a damp sponge, Do NOT Saturate!

Where are Nelly Packs & Cuddles Made?

All Nelly Packs® and Nelly Cuddles® are made right here in Ohio by a select group of moms who are supplementing their income to support their families!

How do you make a weighted blanket?

We select the beautiful soft cuddle fabrics with vibrant colors, and sage non-focus plastic poly beads. Each blanket is hand crafted by local moms here in west central Ohio to bring you a quality product hand made with love!

How do you wash a weighted blanket?

Spot cleaning is always best, but they can be machine washed. Silly choose delicate settings each and every time. Also, it’s important to not use fabric Softener with our cuddle fabrics. The blanket takes time to dry because if the size & weight. Please toss in a few dry towels to prevent rough tumbling if your weighted blanket. It may take 2 dry cycles for the larger blankets.

Where to buy weighted blankets?

Nelly Packs offers weighted blankets for adults and children and we ship direct to your door. We believe our quality product is unmatched as every blanket is handmade with care and love by our group of hardworking local moms in West Central Ohio. You may also search Amazon weighted blankets to read the weighted blanket reviews for more information product benefits.

Are the weighted blankets safe for toddlers?

Weighted blankets have shown to improve sleep, anxiety and assist adults and children with sensory disorders. While weighted blankets are generally safe for use by toddlers, weighted blankets should not be used for babies under 12 months old or any child that has difficulty rolling from belly to back.

What size weighted blanket do I need?

  • We make small 5# blankets for children
30”x42” & 36”x48”.
  • We also make Larger blankets for teens,
7-10 lbs. 42×54” , and the largest size is 60×72” in 10, 15 20 or 25 lbs.,  suitable for most adults.
NOTE: Weighted blankets are not sized for beds (twin, full, queen…) rather they are sized for people.
  • We can make a custom size additional. (costs may incur).

What is the weight of the blanket?

Nelly Packs offers 2 weight options: 5 lbs and 7 lbs.

Do you ship outside the US?

Outside the US, we ship to Canada. (additional shipping& import fees apply

When can I expect my order if I place it today in the US?

Typically 10-12 days, however, during busy months it may take 3 weeks.

What’s the return policy for the weighted blankets?

We can accept returns for manufacturer defect within 5 days of receipt of your product.