Sleeping bags are essential to any camping trip, but they don’t have to be boring. Here are 10 awesome sleeping bags which will have your camping buddies brimming with jealousy whilst you lay back and enjoy a night under the stars.
1. Bear Sleeping Bag
Blend seamlessly into your surroundings with this scarily realistic bear sleeping bag. You can snuggle into it’s soft fluffy material, or use it to scare other campers. Just try and avoid any actual bear encounters — especially during mating season.
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2. Tauntaun Sleeping Bag
Any Star Wars fan will get this reference straight away. The hilarious Tauntaun sleeping bag has an intestine print lining and even comes with a lightsaber zip to open up the space animal’s belly. Perfect for any Jedi caught short in the cold. Just hope it doesn’t come with the same smell.
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3. Sleeping Bag Suits
Getting in and out of sleeping bags used to be a chore, until now. These suits let you move around without ever getting cold or uncomfortable. Ideal for running away when your friend has attracted a gang of amorous beasts to your campsite with their ridiculous bear sleeping bag.
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4. $5k Sleeping Bag
Camping is all about reconnecting with nature right? Wrong. This sleeping bag is more of an executive spa providing a steam sauna, water jets and even some oxygen misting. It can even help reduce liver damage and blood clotting cellular debris. Just the necessities then.
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5. Jabba The Hutt Sleeping Bag
Another essential for any nerd in the woods. Become the most powerful gangster in the galaxy whilst staying toasty warm in this Jabba The Hutt sleeping bag. It might get a little uncomfortable keeping the head zipped up but at least it’s roomy in Jabbas’ plump frame.
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6. Sleeping Bag Dress
This contraption starts off as a small dress but then inflates to form the perfect sleeping bag at night. Inflated with a small computer fan, it can accommodate up to two people at a time. Great for a romantic trip away, not so great if you had campfire beans beforehand.
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7. Naked Sleeping Bag
This sleeping bag comes with a naked image of the both of you and even has places to write each other love notes. Created by design graduate Alyona Makkeva in an attempt to help provide support for newly wed couples.
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8. Cocoon Hanging Sleeping Bag
This sleeping bag was designed as an emergency shelter but there’s no reason why it couldn’t be used for a normal camping trip. Simply unpack the Cocoon and attach to a sturdy tree. It will keep you safe from wildlife on the floor but it does kind of look like a bears punching bag.
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9. Laptop Sleeping Bag
If you’re all cosy and warm whilst you camp, why should your laptop freeze? This kickstarter campaign is making sure no laptop will go cold again with these miniature sleeping bags. You’ve built a fire, cooked a fish you caught and bedded into your own sleeping bags, now, what’s the wifi password?
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10. Dog Sleeping Bag
A sleeping bag for your dog? Dogs have fur right? Well sometimes that might not be enough according to Ruffwear who have made the ultimate K9 camping commodity. These scaled down sleeping bags will keep pooch warm in the coldest environments.
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No idea is too ridiculous when you can’t stop being awesome even if you’re out in the wilderness. It’s a great time to be alive when you can not only keep yourself cosy and safe, but your pets and possessions as well. Which one will you be taking on your trip?