This time of year, it takes all my effort to leave the house and go out into the cold to do just about anything—I was born and raised in the Northeast, but I don't think I'll ever get used to the chill. During winter, I love curling up next to the fire with a good book and glass of wine in hand, and we're sure it's pretty high up on your list too—which is why we've rounded up some of our favorite stone fireplaces for design inspo.
Why stone versus brick or wood, you may ask? Well the variations in size, shape, and color of the stones make for a particularly gorgeous effect.
Scroll through to see our top picks.