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Create a Cozy Corner
Nothing is more comforting on a stormy evening than curling up in a cozy corner with a favorite book. Create a cushy
space with elements that have soft textures and feature relaxing, muted hues. Add a shearling rug for ambience
and warmth—placing a buffer between your toes and floorboards will help keep your tootsies toasty.
Give Them Extra Warmth
There’s no such thing as too many blankets or pillows, especially on bone-chilling winter evenings when layers don't
quite cut it. Keep a handy stash of throw pillows and blankets on hand with a mixture of textures and fabrics that
Create an Illusion of Space
When winterizing your humble abode, beat the blues with elements that amplify natural light and create the illusion
of space. Place mirrors in strategic locations to reflect the light that filters in through windows. Warm doesn’t
have to mean heavy or dark. Soft white or beige curtains maintain an airy vibe while blocking cold drafts.
Go for the Glow
Twinkling holiday lights aren't just for the holiday season. Bring a little magic into your space by mounting twinkle
lights on a blank wall. Also, add a small collection of illuminated pyramids or LED candles to create a dynamic
Light It Up
Glaring fluorescent lights are the enemy of a Zen space. Instead, create illumination with a collection of flickering
candles. Invest in flameless LEDs that can be left flickering overnight as you drift off to sleep. To create a
dynamic display, select candles of varying heights and colors. Don't be afraid to mix in metallic for a more luxurious