Easy Ways to Make Your House More Cozy

Now that the weather's turned chilly, HGTV Magazine shows you how to hibernate with these fuzzy, toasty, comfy finds.

Photo By: Marko Metzinger (letters made by Sarah Goldschadt)

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Philip Friedman/Studio D

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Photo By: Marko Metzinger

Cozy Letters

Crochet patterns to make 6 3/4"-tall 3-D letters, $3.50 per letter, carocreated.etsy.com

Mug and Cozy

Mug with acrylic yarn knit cozy in peacock, $16, hookmadness.etsy.com

Campfire Toy

Plush cotton campfire set, $69, landofnod.com

Slippers

Ugg Andi wool slippers in cream, $90, zappos.com

Mirror

Madart Inc. Plaid Baroque 29" x 22" plywood mirror, $149, denydesigns.com

Faux-Leather Coasters DIY

Spray the back of a piece of brightly colored faux leather with spray adhesive. Glue on a cork coaster. Trim the faux leather around the coaster. Tape off various parts of the faux leather with painter’s tape. Brush on liquid gilding. Remove the tape while the paint is still wet. Let dry. Fabric: Faux leather, from $20 per yard, bandjfabrics.com; Coasters: 4"-diameter cork coasters, $7.50 for a set of 10, blankcork.com; Gilding: Martha Stewart Crafts liquid gilding in gold, $7, joann.com

Cozy Pillows

[Clockwise from top left] Rizzy Home Cable Knit 18" x 18" cotton pillow in raspberry, $33, allmodern.com; Tassel Trace 18" x 18" cotton pillow in orange, $58, anthropologie.com; Popcorn 12" x 16" knit pillow cover in turquoise, $35, jennilyons81.etsy.com; insert, $9, pillowflex.com; Peace/Love Pop 16" x 16" wool pillow in purple, $145, jonathanadler.com; Jay Street Ashti 18" x 18" velvet pillow cover in horseradish, $54, and insert, $12, both westelm.com; Woven 14 1/2" x 14 1/2" felted wool pillow, $46, sunnylemons.etsy.com; Moon Drops 14" x 20" linen pillow, $90, coyuchi.com

Cozy Throws

[Left to right, top to bottom] Presley acrylic throw in blue, $70, blisslivinghome.com; Zig Zag alpaca throw in red, $295, jonathan adler.com; Threshold Knit Tassle acrylic throw in blue, $30, target.com; Faux Mohair acrylic throw in honey gold, $59, potterybarn.com; Paulette Rollo Reversible Raspberry wool throw, $350, lufinawovens.com; Vintage wool throw in turquoise, $120, schoolhouseelectric.com; Wool-cashmere-blend throw in bright rose, $138, garnethill.com

Dog Bed Pillow

Personalized Dog Bone 12" x 8" fleece pillow in thicket, $13, llbean.com

Twine-Wrapped Hook DIY

Place a 1-inch piece of double-sided tape near the top of the hook. Cut a piece of twine 4 yards long. Place one end on top of the tape and start wrapping it tightly around the hook. At the end of the hook, secure the twine with hot glue. Trim any excess twine. Hooks: 4 3/4" tarp hooks, $4.50 each, drillspot.com; Twine: Jute twine in plum, orange, and moss green, $6 each for a 100-yard spool, onlinefabricstore.net

Log Holder

24 3/4" x 23 1/2" iron log holder in antique brass finish, $129, crateandbarrel.com

Velvet Chair

Isla pure cotton velvet chair in deep turquoise, $1,200, sofa.com/us

Cozy Art

[Left to right] Bold Leaves by Kelly Ventura 11" x 14" unframed print, $42, minted.com; Birch Forest No. 7 by Lisa Congdon 11" x 11" unframed print, $60, youshouldbuyart.com; Cute Cozy Sweater by Olarty 12" x 12" unframed print, $15, redbubble.com; Fall by Dan Hess 13" x 14" unframed print, $19, society6.com

Flannel Clock DIY

Cut a flannel shirt or fabric 3 inches larger than the clockface. Spray the clockface with spray adhesive. Center the fabric on top. Let dry. Flip over, pull fabric tightly around edges, and secure it to the back with a staple gun. Use a pencil point to punch through the fabric at the clock’s center hole. Attach the clock mechanism and hands. Clockface: 11"-diameter pine clockface, $10, walnuthollow.com; Clock parts: 3/4" mini quartz clock movement, $6, and brass straight clock hands, $3, both rockler.com

Cozy Runner

Riad 2'6" x 7' wool runner, $199, westelm.com

Wood Bowl

Wave 12 3/4"-diameter bowl, $40, pier1.com

Pouf

Vane 18" x 18" knitted cotton pouf, $129, cb2.com

Brass Lamps

[Left to right] Feiss 10237 22"-tall lamp in Bali brass finish with shantung shade, $89.50, 1800lighting.com; Robert Abbey Kinetic adjustable 36"-tall lamp in antique brass, $212.50, lampsplus.com; Pillar 24 1/2"-tall lamp in antique brass with linen shade, $199, westelm.com

Cozy Candles

[Left to right, top shelf to bottom shelf] Marnie 11 1/2-ounce candle in heirloom pumpkin scent, $36, illumecandles.com; 6 1/2-ounce candle in bitter orange and cedar scent, $18.50, thymes.com; Sweater 13-ounce candle, $22, beeswaxcandlescanada.etsy.com; AB Home Metallics 14-ounce candle in spice scent, $35, shoparchipelago.com; Sew Cute 8-ounce candle, $19, shoptheshoppingbag.com; Large Boho 14-ounce candle in desert tulip scent, $33.50, illumecandles.com; Read 8-ounce candle, $45, r-nichols.com

Vellum-Wrapped Candles DIY

Scan a swatch of fabric in a Fair Isle pattern. Print onto 8 1/2" x 11" clear vellum paper. Cut the vellum to fit the dimensions of a pillar candle. Wrap the vellum around the candle, sealing the seam with double-sided tape. (As the candle burns it will melt from the center, so hot wax won’t touch the vellum.) Vellum: The Paper Studio 8 1/2" x 11" clear vellum paper, $7 for 25 sheets, hobbylobby.com; Fabric: For similar fabric, try spoonflower.com.