With polar vortices swirling around this winter, hibernating inside with hot cocoa is the only thing that makes sense right about now. Of course, that requires decor that creates a cozy, warm and comforting winter nest in which to hibernate. Here are a few ideas to get you warmed up with decor for your own wintertime hibernation nest!
1.Owl Fireplace Andirons
Image: West Elm
Who, who, who needs these hooty owl cast iron fireplace friends? Why anyone with a cozy fireplace, that’s who. One needs feathered friends to create a nest after all!
2. Souk Rug
Image: Dwell Studio
And there’s not much else that’s better than laying on an ultra plush rug in front of a roaring fire on a cold winter’s night. Add texture and style with this Berber inspired version in hot cocoa and ivory.
3. Rosette Quilt
For those days when it’s just too cold to get out from under the covers, how would you like to cuddle up under this pretty cotton-jersey vintage petticoat inspired quilt? It comes in colors like lavender, Tuscan pink and sky reminiscent of pretty blooms to shake the winter from your bones.
4. Cable Knit Mug
Image: Urban Outfitters
Keep it nice and cozy with a mug of hot cocoa in this whimsical “knitted” ceramic mug. You know it’s cold when your mug needs a sweater!
5. Ivory Chunky Knit Throw
Image: Ethan Allen
A chunky throw is a must have when creating any winter nest and this open-weave example is as cozy and warm as a favorite wool sweater.
6. Living Dot Flannel Sheet Set
Image: All Modern
Flannel sheets are a must have, but that doesn’t mean you must sacrifice style in your effort to stay warm. These soft triple-brushed cotton sheets are make a modern impression while delivering much needed winter nest warmth!
7. LED Candles
Image: Antique Farmhouse
Glowing candles can give you the illusion of warmth, but use these perfectly imperfect LED versions of pillar candles for a worry free glow.
8. Lodge Throw
Because one can simply never have enough warm throws. This simply elegant Merino wool fringed throw would be perfect to keep draped over the back of any chair for when a sudden chill comes up.
9. Printed Deer Skin Pillow
Bring more natural inspiration into your winter nest with this gorgeous pillow made to resemble deer skin, but made from printed cotton fabric.
10. Wool Throw
Image: Scandinavian Design Center
One final throw to finish the nest. This stylish wool throw is made from organic wool and comes from the Swedish company, Klippan Yllefabrik AB, which has been around since 1879 and is known for the high quality of their textile products.
Top Image: West Elm
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