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    32 Cozy AF Things That Are Basically Like A Warm Hug

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    1. Furry shearling earmuffs with one important, happy-dance-inducing feature: speaker technology! *stubbornly listens to Christmas music until February*

    Promising review: "This is hands down, the BEST purchase I have made this winter season! I don't much like wearing hats, but my ears always get cold, so earmuffs are the logical accessory to turn to. I love listening to music on my commute though, and earbuds under earmuffs sound like a very uncomfortable idea! This is the PERFECT solution! I definitely recommend — and they're so soft!" —Laura

    Get them from Amazon for $59.99+ (five colors) or Ugg for $75 (four colors).

    2. A satisfyingly soft memory foam mattress topper (aka two inches of gel-infused magic) to relieve your poor, tense muscles dealing with the rigid personality of your cheapo mattress.

    Promising review: "This made a big difference minimizing the pressure points of my too-firm mattress and made it actually comfortable. It saved me from having to return the mattress altogether!" —Lola

    Get it from Amazon or Jet for $39.99+ (sizes twin to California king).

    3. Glow-in-the-dark dots so you can transform your boring ceiling into a galaxy of stars, constellations, and wonderment.

    Promising review: "These little beauties glow all night long, not like others that I have bought that only glow for an hour or so." —ellie239

    Get a pack of 600 from Amazon for $19.99.

    4. Shaking-activated heated foot insoles to keep those stompers warm (for up to nine hours) and protected against flimsy boot bottoms that let slush and dread seep through.

    Promising review: "Finally something that works. I'm a construction worker and have to work outside in the cold; this is the only thing that keeps my feet warm for a long time. I've tried expensive boots and socks but they don't work — only these insoles work amazingly." —rcracer

    Get a set of five pairs from Amazon for $10.47 or just a pair from Walmart for $2.77. Also available in hand and toe warmers, as well as variety packs.

    5. Delightful NYT crossword puzzle books that totally warrant a no-plans, no-people, pup-nuzzling, and hot-cocoa-by-the-gallons sort of day.,

    Promising review: "Nice selection of puzzles, challenging but not overly complex." —liza2000

    Get the first book from Amazon or Barnes and Noble for $7.99 or a local bookseller through IndieBound here and the second book from Amazon or Barnes and Noble for $7.99 or or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

    6. A perfectly soft and shaggy microfiber blanket to bundle yourself in like a cute lil' cinnamon bun and literally never come out. Real life, what's that?

    Promising review: "This blanket is so soft that I'll be switching from red to white wine so if I spill on it, I won't ruin my new favorite thing to cuddle with." —Kt

    P.S. If you're unwilling to part with your red wine (as you should be, tbh), this stain remover will do the trick in case of any (happy) accidents!

    Get it from Amazon for $28.49+ (21 colors) or a similar one from Jet for $22.72.

    7. An ahhh-generating heated toilet seat equipped with three temperature settings to make cold butts and thighs an issue of the past.

    Promising review: "Totally worth the price in my view. Had this for a few months now. It works great: There are three heat settings and I never have to go above the lowest setting. The seat is so warm that every time I sit down I say aaah. No more cold butt and thighs." —Teri T. Zandi

    Get it from Jet for $124+ or Amazon for $136.99+ (biscuit or white, round or elongated).

    8. A portable, 1.5-pound light therapy lamp that stands in as a formidable opponent of winter dreariness and SAD (seasonal affective disorder) for people and felines alike!

    Despite its teeny size it radiates up to 5,000 LUX moderate UV filtered output, which is a healthy amount of everyday use — they recommend starting with 10 minutes, and then increasing usage to 30 minutes to one hour daily until you figure out how much time is most effective for you.

    Promising review: "I love this light. It makes me feel way better when it's grim, dark, and wintery. It's very bright, just what I was looking for. I guess my cat missed the sun too because she makes a point of lying in front of it when it's on, and it makes her less grumpy. Light therapy for elderly cats: highly recommended. Light therapy for people: also recommended." —Shiyiya

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95+ or Jet for $39.95.

    9. An electric heated plate to keep your cup of tea/coffee/mulled wine toasty warm until the very last drop.

    Comes with an easy on/off switch and an extra-long 60-inch cord and, according to a reviewer, heats coffee up to 120 degrees.

    Promising review: "I've been using this at work for the past two and a half years and it's on pretty much all day. I put a mug filled with room temperature water and it gets warm; if I leave it long enough, it even gets hot enough to make tea. I also put my cold lunch on it one hour before lunchtime, and it'll get warm enough by lunchtime — a Ziploc 13-ounce round glass container fits on it." —Jenny

    Get it from Amazon for $14.25 or Jet for $14.75.

    10. A fluffy teddy fleece backpack made out of faux sherpa that's great ~fur~ toting around cozy vibes, even when you're away from your bed.

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $39 (gray or white).

    11. An adorable dachshund scarf that is equal parts cute and selfish — it feels like it deserves to be the ~only~ scarf you wear all winter.

    Promising review: "I love this scarf! It's good quality material. Printed on both sides, warm and soft and yes, EXTRA long. I really wasn't expecting such a quality product for such an amazing price!" —Amy L.

    Get it from Amazon for $17.95.

    12. A giant, extremely plump cinnamon bun to squish and love for all of eternity.

    Promising review: "ERMAHGOODNESS SO CUTE. That really should be enough in a review, but to be more comprehensive, it's large, soft, squishy, adorable, and makes me happy just looking at it. This is a present for my big sister because I have the large Squishable Donut. It's high quality and there is no sign of any stuffing coming out on its own." —Annie Wen Ellis

    Get it from Amazon for $42.99 or Jet for $51.49. Check out all the other varieties (including smaller plushies) here!

    13. Beary cute fleece slippers for constant companionship as you shuffle back and forth from your kitchen to couch/bed.

    Promising review: "These are different since they cup your foot like a shoe, so I can even put insoles in them. Cute and comfortable. Great alternative to slippers that have no support and make your heels stick out." —TruthMatters

    Get it from Amazon for $7.87+ (sizes 5–9, 22 kinds).

    14. Or USB-powered toasted s'mores foot warmers for ~elevated~ levels of coziness with a dash of sweetness.

    Promising review: "I have insanely poor circulation, so these suckers have been a lifesaver up here an hour and a half from the border of Canada. They're cute as the dickens. I was a little nervous when I got them, but they've held up quite well thus far. They heat up very quickly- almost immediately. Yes. They are good." —Nessy Arbour

    Get them from Amazon for $35.99 or ModCloth for $39 (one size fits most adults)

    15. A majestic unicorn onesie that lets you zone out in psychedelic rainbow fashion — the only way to do it, really.

    Promising review: "This is such an awesome adult onesie. It fits great, and I'm not exactly a small lady. It's really cozy and very warm, so it's great for cold winter nights. It pairs perfectly with my unicorn slippers too." —Stacie

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (sizes S–XL, 7 colors).

    16. A glorious foam-stuffed bean bag chair to sink your whole body and all your worries into — bye stress!

    Promising review: "These are great! The foam fluffed up in about 24–36 hours to its full height and did not give off any offensive odors after being vacuum packed. The large is about 5 feet in diameter and about 3 feet tall when fluffed. The foam is very supportive and even as a 6-foot, 210-pound guy I can sit in them comfortably and play games with my stepson — I'm instantly reminded of my own Saturday morning childhood too. He had a sleepover with a few friends and when a drink spilled on them, it came off easily with a dry towel with no stains or discolorations." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $75.13+ (king, large, XL, and XXL sizes; 7 colors) or Jet for $274.50 (XXL, 5 colors).

    17. A cozy-centric book with 125 unique recipes, crafts, and other homemade ideas that are *le gasp* actually possible for the average person to achieve, aka a coffee table book that's ~way more~ than a compilation of pretty pictures to stare at.

    Promising review: "I have to say, I'm a sucker for 'lifestyle' books like Kinfolk, but because of how inaccessible the 'lifestyle' they're showing tends to be, they usually end up collecting dust on my coffee table. THIS BOOK is so different. Not only are the photos, crafts, and ideas beautifully shot, the author is one of the most honest, articulate, and REAL people I've ever encountered in this kind of book. She lays out easy-to-follow recipes with helpful hints about where to locate each ingredient or item — it's like your best friend telling you how to make a delicious lemon doughnut or make a DIY candle (that actually looks cute and not DIY-like). I bought several of these books to give out as gifts this year, and I'll probably end up buying even more." —Amazon User

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+, Barnes and Noble for $18.33, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

    18. An oversized hoodie cardigan akin to what I imagine becoming a life-size teddy bear feels like.

    Promising review: "Super soft, lightweight yet warm. I liked it so much that I ordered three more in different colors. Great for wearing out shopping without getting overheated indoors and not freezing on the way back to the car. Roomy enough to wear a sweater underneath, but not overly large. I recommend washing it in cold water, fluffing while damp, and then hanging dry (the sleeve ends have a type of heavy ribbing that tends to shrink a bit on regular heat dry). It does need to be washed or rinsed before the first wear to shed excess fuzzies, but it's not an issue after that first wash." —Dianalynn

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (sizes S–XXL, 4 colors).

    19. Reusable hedgehog dryer puffs to make laundry day possibly the best day ever — for instance, I suggest creating a mountain of clean, buttery-soft laundry and then launching yourself into it. #heaven

    These little spiked helpers tumble around in the dryer to lift and separate laundry, so hot air travels around more efficiently.

    Promising review: "They do seem to make my fabrics softer and the static clinging is gone. But they cried so much from the dryer heat that I had to give them milk and cookies after. FYI they're brother and sister, but they both are called 'Reggie.'" —Amanda HugnKiss

    Get a pair from Amazon or Jet for $6.99.

    20. An adorable microwavable wrap with a special treat: one lifetime ~membersheep~ to Cozy Town.

    Filled with ~specially treated grains~ and ~dried lavender flowers~ for maximum relaxation. Also, though it's less cozy, the wrap can be used as a cold pack by placing in a plastic bag and freezing it.

    Promising review: "My 7-year-old daughter will sometimes get a little anxious at bedtime, so this has helped her relax and remain calm. She loves the warmth and the aromatherapy of the lavender." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.07+ (4 animals/kinds) or from Walmart for $21.95+ (5 animals).

    21. A best-seller that teaches all the ins and outs of ~hygge~ and tips on how to incorporate philosophies of simplicity, well-being, togetherness, and comfort into your life — take a page from the Danish, quite literally!

    Promising review: "I sat down with a blanket and the candles lit and read this beautiful book for the next four hours. LOVE LOVE LOVE — also a great gift book. The illustrations are gorgeous and the range of subjects covered is expansive (hello grog recipe, hello Danish lighting)." —Friedrich

    Get it from Amazon for $11.54+, Barnes and Noble for $12.59+, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

    22. A plush and regal velvet armchair you can only dream of beating in a style showdown.

    Shannon / Via

    Promising review: "Super nice quality. The purple is vibrant just like the photo and the legs have a dark espresso finish. I've had the chair for a month now and it has softened up. It's actually really comfortable. My kids have thrashed on it and it does not show any sign of use. They actually tuck their feet under the cushion and do sit-ups over the arms, and it doesn't budge. This might be the most well-made chair on the planet." —Jennifer G.

    Get it from Amazon (4 colors) or Jet (3 colors) for $249.99.

    23. Fleece-lined leggings with a flexible waistband for comfort and *real* warmth, aka areas your jeans typically fall short in — meet your new favorite bottoms!

    Promising review: "What's there to say? These are warm, cozy leggings, perfect for the winter season. And they're a trendy pattern easy to pair with any bold solid sweater or tee." —Margaret

    Get them from ModCloth for $25 (sizes S/M and L/XL, 4 colors).

    24. A versatile and breathable bamboo rayon infinity pillow perfect for taking power naps on the go.

    Promising review: "I usually NEVER sleep on planes and don't really trust other people when they say something helped them sleep on a plane because everyone is different, BUT this was a big help. I ended up wrapping it around my neck and tucking one end into the other. For the most part it kept my head upright, but it was also comfortable if I let my head fall a little to one side. I used it in conjunction with an eye mask, memory foam lumbar support, a blanket, and a Benedryl (partly for allergies, partly to help me fall asleep). I also love that this is machine washable since I'm a huge germaphobe! It was also easy to roll up and put in a little drawstring bag at the top of my backpack for easy access." —Melissa B.

    Get it from Amazon for $39.99 (4 colors).

    25. Warm lavender-scented eye masks to soothe your worn-out peepers after a day of staring at screens — an express spa treatment (each masks stays warm for ~10 minutes), if you will!

    Promising review: "It is a magical product! When I open the package, the mask immediately starts to warm up and my eyes feel very relaxed and comfortable. There is a very light lavender smell; I don't like strong smells since they may cause headaches. I used to buy the same thing at a local Japanese store for $21, so the online price is a good deal." —Phil

    Get a 14-pack from Amazon or Jet for $16.83.

    26. A portable humidifier for instant dry [insert any body part here, really] relief anywhere you go — just stick it in a cup of cool water and voila, a steady stream of mist to combat rampant central heating.

    Promising review: "I've been using this at my desk at work and it puts out a good amount of mist and I feel more comfortable when my office has the central heat on. The unit feels pretty sturdy, the cord is very long (which is great if your computer terminal is waaaay under your desk, so it will still reach the USB port with ease) and it automatically shuts off after a few hours which is good for peace of mind. The product description is a bit misleading because I assumed the stem would fit your average drinking water bottle, but it's too big. To me it isn't a big deal — I usually just fill up a Styrofoam cup with cold water and stick the unit in there, and it works great." —Amy T.

    Get it from Amazon for $24.95 or a similar one from Jet for $24.99.

    27. Gorgeous Jonathan Adler candles that totally steal the coffee table show and engulf your senses in a variety of warm, sophisticated, and inviting scents.

    Promising review: "I have the Earl Grey and Champagne scents. Both scents are sophisticated and not too overpowering, and they look nice on my coffee table's candle tray. The Earl Grey is mature and relaxing: it's a nice scent to read a good book to. The Champagne is fresh, crisp, and vaguely fruity: it lends a warm, inviting atmosphere. I especially like that the scents are unisex too — my boyfriend likes these candles as much as I do. I liked the idea another reviewer had to wash out the glasses and re-use them! I think I'll try that. My Earl Grey ones would probably make cute succulent jars. Update: Customer service confirmed that the solid color glasses are food safe; they actually sell the glasses by themselves on their website! The metallic ones, however, are probably safer as pencil cups or vases." —bailarina94

    Get them from Amazon for $24+ (5 scents) or Jet for $38+ (9 scents).

    28. A twistable gadget holder so your arms aren't burdened by the crushing weight of holding your phone or tablet while you laugh at funny cat vs. dog videos for five consecutive hours.

    Promising review: "I wanted to be able to play my Nintendo Switch in bed without having to hold up the entire console and this mount allows me to have the screen hover above my head, while my arms and neck can relax. This is the ultimate in laziness and I love it." —Michael D. Karpinski

    Get it from Walmart for $17.99 or Amazon for $19.99+ (black and white).

    29. A powerful lil' ceramic heater to keep your space toasty warm while saving some major bucks on heating bills. Win-win.

    Promising review: "When it first arrived it seemed like it was way too small to heat up an entire room, so I went and bought a tower heater — but that one ended up using way too much power so I returned it. This small heater really surprised me by heating my condo up just enough for me to keep the house heater turned off! It's a space saver for sure but still does the job quite well." —Kaylex Turner

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ or Jet for $37 (white or black).

    30. A floor-sweeping belted plush robe made for snuggling on the weekends, weeknights, and possibly even weekdays (hello, new office attire!) — sorry, you'll never want to take it off.

    Food, Netflix, bath, robe, bed, repeat.

    Promising review: "I love this robe. I have a white husky and their hair won't stick to this robe, unlike most other things I wear. It's soft and keeps me warm." —Harley Rox

    Get it from Amazon for $38.99+ (sizes M-XL / five colors).

    31. Rainbow globe lights to set any room aglow with cheer.

    Promising review: "These lights are gorgeous and there are a lot of them, which eliminates having to string together multiple sets. The little lanterns are well-made, sturdy, and give off a beautiful golden glow. These exceeded all of my expectations!" —Michelle Reheis

    Get a string of 50 bulbs from Amazon for $23.99 or a set of 10 marbled lights from Jet for $14.82.

    32. Sensitive-skin-safe coconut epsom salt for a long, recharging soak that leaves your entire body feeling as soft as a baby's bottom!

    @drteals / Via

    Suggested use: pour at least two cups poured under warm running bath water, soak for 20 minutes, and use twice each week.

    Promising review: "Really the best brand of epsom, and this particular variety is very moisturizing. If you have trouble with dry skin and typically avoid epsom salt soaks, then you might want to try the coconut. I have painful skin and fibromyalgia and this product is amazing for it." —Amber Lea Schwartzkopf

    Get a four-pack from Amazon for $19.96 (10 scents) or Jet for $20.28. Their Pre & Post Workout is quite popular among reviewers for muscle-relieving soaks after hitting the gym.

    The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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