Utility Canvas’s Raindrop quilted throw is a practical but cozy defence against the winter chill, perfect if you’re planning a pre-spring picnic. The 52" x 66" cotton blanket is $145 from utilitycanvas.com. Utility Canvas was started in 1990 by Hal Grano and Jillian Kaufman-Grano. Their designs are a combination of Jillian's background in fashion design and Hal's appreciation for the sturdy canvas bags and clothing which he used in his work as a canoe guide. Utility Canvas products are all made of the highest quality materials and workmanship, focusing on simplistic, practical, versatile design.