I love it even more for the leather carrying strap and handle, a clever and handsome way to keep the blanket rolled during transportation. I'll bet it also makes for a decent pillow, in the event you simply must nap under a tree.
Visit Pendleton online to pick one up, or try Opening Ceremony. Via Selectism.
Aaron writes the men's style column "The Pocket Square" for the San Francisco Chronicle and has written for the New York Times, the Times Magazine, Newsweek, National Geographic and others.