Channeling HYGEE in Wintery Days

Willow and Sage by Stampington

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The Danish concept of hygee never gets old. It’s all about slowing down and taking your time, creating space for warmth, coziness, and being in the moment. Although it’s not specific to wintertime, hygee lends itself well to the season. Here are a few ideas on how to infuse hygee into your cozy living this winter.

Snuggle up with blankets and pillows

Use soft lighting and candlelight

Decorate with natural items

Wear thick soaks and wooly sweaters

Drink warm apple cider or hot cocoa

Pay attention to textures

Declutter your home

Make soup from scratch

Reread a favorite book

Handwrite letters to friends or family

Eat dinner by candlelight

Practice embroidery


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