15 Chic Nesting Essentials That Will Have You Hibernating All Winter

Updated 12/31/18

Blame it on our Paleolithic instincts, but there’s something about the cold weather and the smell of festive fragrances that make us want to nestle up on our couch beside a crackling fireplace. And now that the gift-giving festivities are wrapping up, we can rest easy knowing that all of our thoughtfully picked presents have made it safely into their recipients' hands—so why not continue enjoying the season of comfort and joy in the great indoors?

Whether you're out of town and nesting at the home of friends and family or you're cozying up in your own stylish domain, no relaxation session is truly complete without the proper hibernation accessories—but there's no need to settle for holiday-themed items or as-seen-on-TV buys when you can find comfortable pieces without sacrificing style. 

From super-soft throws for your sofa to woodsy scents to set a warm mood, we've hand-picked chic, warmth-giving essentials that you won't mind leaving out on display for guests to see. Scroll through for 15 products that'll keep you from freezing and get you into a state of hygge, regardless of your budget.

Lakewood Alpaca Throw
Serena & Lily Lakewood Alpaca Throw $268 $160

For the ultimate snow day, splurge on this lightweight yet incredibly cozy throw spun from pure alpaca wool.

Living Spaces Nate + Jeremiah Accent Pillow in Sheepskin Grey $49

Made of comfy faux shearling, this affordable pillow's neutral hue will go great with any color palette.

West Elm Faux Fur Brushed Tips Throw
West Elm Faux Fur Brushed Tips Throw $99 $50

Drape this faux-fur blanket over your sofa to inspire the most relaxing mood, or wrap yourself up in it for the coziest hibernation session any time of the day.

2-Piece Sedona Pillow Set
CB2 2-Piece Sedona Pillow Set $279

Find your zen in the comfort of your own home with this floor cushion and pillow set inspired by the Japanese zabuton.

Project 62 Coral Patchwork Velvet Quilt in Full/Queen
Project 62 Coral Patchwork Velvet Quilt in Full/Queen $80

Target's midcentury modern–inspired brand can do no wrong, and this luxurious (and reasonably priced) patchwork quilt adds the perfect mixture of texture to any relaxation corner.

Hay Eclectic Cushion in Caramel, 20
Hay Eclectic Cushion in Caramel, 20" x 20" $95
Bastide Au Coin du Feu Candle $59

Made in France from a paraffin and vegetable wax blend, this winter-inspired candle will surely set the scene with its woodsy and smoky vanilla scent.

Mad et Len Terre Noire Candle, 10.5 oz $105

You can't go wrong with this luxurious and comforting candle, which channels the mysteriousness of Europe with earthy notes of aged oakwood, bark, pine, and damp soil.

Parachute Cashmere Blend Robe $250

When winter calls for luxuriating away the cold, this wool and cashmere blend robe will keep you warm in style.

Lady/Lay Cotton Cashmere Le Tired Tee $80

Throw on this ultra-soft cotton cashmere tee for those chilly days when you're feeling snoozy but still want to stay chic.

Hearth & Hand with Magnolia Slippers and Eye Mask Set $25

We can see ourselves curling up by the fireplace and dozing off wearing this cable-knit eye mask and slippers set.

Jenni Kayne Shearling Moroccan Slipper in Ivory $275

If those free hotel slippers are on their last legs, perhaps it's time to swap them out for these ultra-stylish shearling ones.

Fortnum & Mason Queen Anne Tea
Tea Forté Bombay Chai $15

Add honey and your favorite dairy or nut milk to this aromatic black tea for a decadent drink that's perfect for winter afternoons.

Brim Teapot, 25.5 oz $54

Keep your chic home caffeine station looking handsome with this sleek teapot.

J. Southern Studio Tranquility & Peace Ritual Kit $35

No relaxing space is complete until it's properly prepped to welcome peace, calm, and healing energy.

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