Winter Home Makeover ~ creating a cosy space

The temperature has really dropped here this past week, though it’s been the kind of late Autumn days that I love – clear and crisp, blue skies, clouds of steam whenever you breathe out, crunchy leaves underfoot. November is always the month when I find myself creating a cocoon at home – if I could, I’d probably hibernate for the winter, but as that’s not an option, creating a little winter haven is the second best option. When the little kiddos were out with their dad the other day, I took the opportunity to give our living room a little makeover. While we spend very little time in their in the daytime {favouring the den and the playroom for their sunshine}, come the evening we all congregate in there. It’s a lovely space, but with white walls, grey carpet and high ceilings it can feel a little chilly and open without the right accessories. A few carefully selected items can transform the feel of a room, quickly and inexpensively. Choose woollen throws, thick-piled rugs, cosy cushions and warm colours to make your space feel ultra cosy this afternoon.   1| Throws. I have a thing for throws. I love to be cosy, and…

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