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The Wrap of All Trades

The Wrap of All Trades

Today, we are featuring a therapeutic tool that is as versatile as it is beautiful. This is the Wrap Around. The Wrap Around is six feet long, one foot wide, and comes in a #2 or #4 fill. You can get it in any of the CapeAble fabric options, from the soft, minky smooth to the luscious, tactile, sculpted fabric. It’s soft. It’s therapeutic. It’s beautiful. But that’s not the best part. You can wear it in countless ways. Shrug it around your shoulders. Drape it across your arms. Wrap it around your hips. Fold it into your lap. Lay...

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The Do's and Don’ts of Weighted Products

The Do's and Don’ts of Weighted Products

Our products are simple, safe, and easy to use. You and your children should enjoy your weighted products without a worry in the world. But if misused, weighted products could be dangerous. Our guidelines follow very basic common sense, but we believe in safety first! DO lay your weighted blanket over yourself or someone else.Our weighted blankets are made to relax or cuddle under. They should lay loosely over users so that they can move freely underneath and take it off independently. DO consider the intended user’s age, size, and need before purchasing a weighted blanket.Find the best size and...

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Why It’s Not Absurd to Buy a Blanket in the Summer

Why It’s Not Absurd to Buy a Blanket in the Summer

  Summers are hot. We get it. Here in Fort Wayne, we have had a sweltering July. With temperatures like these, you don’t typically think about getting blankets, especially weighted blankets, but what if we told you that now is the best time to try one? That’s right- smack in the middle of the dog days of summer, purchasing a weighted blanket is a great idea. Here’s why: Weighted blankets are not any warmer than a regular blanket. It’s easy to conclude that more weight equals more heat, but that’s just not true. What makes other bulky blankets warmer than...

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Back-to-College

Back-to-College

       College isn’t easy on the nerves. Students are usually dished syllabus shock, part-time jobs, impending debt, and budgets shorter than their shoelaces. Stir in some procrastination and anxiety to make a recipe for a stressful semester. It’s no wonder why anxiety is the top diagnosis for college students! This semester, you can come prepared to ace the stress test. This relief doesn’t come from a bottle or a fitness fad; it comes from our natural instincts. What does a child do when he’s afraid or overwhelmed? He hides under his blanket. It’s soft, it’s controlled, and it’s...

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Back-to-School

Back-to-School

    It’s that time of year again. School is in session. Some kids are so excited! Others are, well, they’re a little less enthusiastic. For you parents, that means a whole list of supplies to purchase: pencils for writing, notebooks for notes, crayons for coloring, and gym shoes for running, but what do they need for their back-to-school restlessness and anxiety? CapeAble has the supplies you need for your child’s mental and emotional needs.  For all the classroom jitters and seat squirming, we recommend trying our Fidget. Quiet and subtle, our Fidgets provide an outlet for nervous energy without disrupting...

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