If, like us, you’re getting a bit fed up with these freezing conditions and can’t wait for spring, then we’d like to remind you that there are still some good things about this time of year! Cosy bedding is first on the list. There’s nothing quite like sinking into a nest of duvets, pillows and throws and wrapping yourself up against the cold. We’ve picked out 10 pieces of cosy bedding that will (almost) make you fall in love with winter again.
1. Blake Cushion, So Cosy
Unique, soft and durable, Blake is a handmade one-off cushion. Finely crafted from highest-grade ethically-sourced pure Gotland wool using vintage buttons and upcycled denim. This cushion combines soft undyed wool with the smooth navy denim to create a luxurious and cosy accessory, perfect for lounging. Was £59 now £29, available from So Cosy.
2. Hampton cotton matelasse throw, The Fine Cotton Company
Woven in Portugal, this luxurious stone-washed cotton matelasse throw in a range of colours is great for bedrooms, living rooms and out door spaces. Perfect for adding texture and warmth to interiors, in both standard and large sizes, these throws feature a textured design in 100% cotton and are finished with a stitched edge. Sage green was £120 now £60 (other colours may not be in the sale), available from The Fine Cotton Company.
3. Blue duck wool blanket, J J Textile
In a pretty blue and white colour-scheme, this stitched blanket will add a pop of colour to your living room or bedroom. It measures 130 x 180cm (51 x 71”) and is woven from 80% wool and 20% cotton. The perfect size to snuggle into. £105, available from J J Textile.
4. Poseidon throw, Malini
This two-toned woven throw has fringing for a classic look. It’s made from 100% acrylic yarn and can be gently hand washed, so it’s perfect if you have pets. Available in a range of colours, it costs £38 from Fy!.
5. Berry and rose velvet cushion, Bivain
This sumptuous berry and rose velvet cushion will bring a touch of touch of glamour to your sofa, armchair or bed. It’s double sided, so you’ll get two looks for the price of one, and includes a feather pad. £75, available from Lime Lace.
6. Double sided quilt, Kitty Holmes
Blue clover print on one side, pink wonky stripe on the other with green stitching as an accent. This quilt is almost guaranteed to cheer you up on a dark day! Weight-wise, use it as an extra layer in colder months but great on its own in summer. Also perfect for wrapping yourself in when watching Netflix on the sofa. £235, available from Kitty Holmes.
7. Fleece throws, Tweedmill
For a pocket-friendly option, these fleece throws by Tweedmill come in a range of colours and sizes. They’re soft, highly insulating and even water resistant, so again great for pet owners if your pooch occasionally puts the odd paw on the bed! Prices start at £19.90, available from White Motive.
8. Eco-friendly 10.5 tog single duvet, Sue Ryder
This single duvet fits any standard size single bed comfortably. Measuring 135 cm x 200 cm this single duvet gives just the right amount of drape for maximum comfort. This duvet is fully sustainable and environmentally friendly. Both the cover and hollowfibre filling are made from 100% recycled polyester, making it the ideal choice for those wanting to help the environment and stay warm and cosy. £44.99, available from Sue Ryder.
9. Soft Like Down 13.5 tog winter duvet, Julian Charles
Indulge yourself with this luxurious Soft Like Down duvet, designed to feel as sumptuous as real down. This hypoallergenic duvet contains a breathable 100% cotton cover and is filled with super soft and fluffy down-like fibres, providing the ultimate comfort for a perfect night’s sleep. Was £130 now £55, available from Julian Charles.
10. Faux fur weighted blanket, Voshie
This super soft fluffy weighted blanket can help to relieve stress, insomnia and anxiety. The compact stitched pockets distribute weight evenly across your entire body, creating a calming, hugging effect. Certified, non-toxic, hypo-allergenic micro glass beads contained within the 5 inch pockets and microfiber cover, makes this blanket healthy, breathable, comfortable and durable, whilst also stimulating the stress points. Prices start at £45.99 from Voshie.