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    21 Ways To Make Your Home The Coziest Place On Earth

    Line this whole house with fuzzy blankets and string lights.

    1. Leave blankets out on display so they're always easy to access.

    Hanging blankets with different textures on a decorative ladder makes the room look softer and warmer, too!

    2. Switch on some string lights to create a pleasant glow during movie night.

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    Turn your entire house into a Christmas tree.

    3. Or give your bright overhead lighting a shade to make it a little softer.

    Besides giving off the harshest light, boob lights look like, well, boobs.

    4. Kick off your muddy boots and slip into a pair of fuzzy slippers as soon as you you walk in the door.

    5. Put together a little spa station in the bathroom so you're always ready for a good stew in the tub.

    You can build this bath tray out of a few planks of wood and wood stain.

    6. Spray your linens with lavender or vanilla.

    To make a simple lavender spray, combine two cups of water, two cups of vodka, and 15-20 drops of lavender oil in a spray bottle.

    7. Hang a weaving that looks as snuggly as the blanket in your lap.

    Glue yarn tassels to a rug and attach the rug to a dowel to make a weaving like this one.

    8. Leave the oven open after you’re done baking to fill the kitchen with all that leftover heat.

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    Plus, your kitchen will smell like cooookies. (Just be sure to turn the oven off first!)

    9. Refill your hand soap pumps with products with wintery scents like mulled cider or peppermint.

    You can personalize the scent with essential oils and a bar of soap.

    10. Stick a hot water bottle under the covers near your feet to keep your toes extra toasty.

    11. Introduce copper and gold fixtures into your decor to warm up a plain, white room.

    This bar cart made of pipes and stone tile is the most beautiful thing I've ever seen.

    12. Light candles in every room to infuse those soothing scents into the air and add a bit of extra warmth.

    Nest a tea light in coffee beans and cinnamon sticks for a natural candle that looks just as good as it smells.

    13. Incorporate a mix of textures into your decor so you can have all the feels.

    Luxurious suede, chunky knit, and fluffy fur are all lovely to have in the house.

    14. Snuggle up in bed with a small tray for snacks and hot chocolate.

    I'll be taking all of my meals in the bedroom for the rest of winter, thank you very much. Learn more here.

    15. Compare the temperature around the windows to the space on the other side of the room to ensure that you aren't letting any of that precious warmth out.

    Caulk your windows, or cover them with plastic to keep out as much cold air as possible.

    16. And hang heavy blackout curtains add an extra layer of protection against the chill.

    17. But make sure to open the curtains the second you wake up so you're getting plenty of natural light.

    18. Place an ottoman in front of your favorite chair so you can really stretch out while you read.

    Make a footstool like this one with foam, furry fabric, short legs, and a wood round. You'll be surprised by how simple it is to put together.

    19. Set up a diffuser on your nightstand so you aren't hacking on dry heat all night.

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    Add a few drops of lavender essential oil to help soothe you to sleep.

    Get this one from Amazon for $29.99.

    20. Get a fluffy duvet so you don't need to dress your bed in six different sets of sheets and blankets.

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    A good duvet will keep you warm without making you sweat and will make you feel like you’re sleeping in a cloud. Besides, top sheets are stupid as heck.

    21. Use a mini heater to keep you cozy in larger rooms that are a bit drafty.

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    My roommate and I used this heater in the communal space because, for some reason, our tiny apartment could not circulate the hot air enough to keep us from shivering on the couch. We spent days lounging on the couch watching Elf (the only Christmas movie that matters) and Good Girls Revolt (RIP). We couldn't have done it without this teeny tiny heater. Coziest thing ever.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.