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Embracing Hygge in Your Home

The winter nights are drawing in so its the perfect time to turn your living room or bedroom into a cosy haven you can snuggle up and relax in.

The Danes have established themselves lovers of tranquil, calming home interiors and this is where hygge comes in. Hygge, pronounced ‘hue-gah’ and originally a word for wellbeing, is the cosy Danish concept which has been taking the home decor world by storm. The idea make everyday things more meaningful and to nourish the soul through simple pleasures like curling up on the sofa to read your current favourite book.Kilburn Scott Grey Glencoe Throw - Modish LivingYou really don’t need to overhaul your entire home to adding a hygge influence. Adding lots of candles to your space will add a warm glow that will create a homely feel. A candle glowing whilst you drink a cup of coffee in the morning makes a huge different to lifting ones mood.

Luxury Sexto White Sheepskin Rug

When it comes to embracing hygge in your home, layer plenty of luxurious textures to create a styled look in your home with chunky knit throws and sheepskin rugs like our simply divine Luxury Sexto White Sheepskin Rug.

Blue Herringbone Wool Throw

One of our throws such as the Blue Herringbone Wool Throw or the Kilburn Scott Grey Glencoe Throw are perfect for creating a hygge inspire space and creating a gorgeous warmth to any room. An abundance of textures look absolutely stunning paired with candlelight or with a wood burning fire.

Kilburn Scott Grey Glencoe Throw - Modish Living

As for lifestyle, enjoy hygge with friends. Primarily for social purposes, gathering with friends to eat delicious, home cooked food is exactly what hygge is about. Its also not limited to indoors; wrap up warm and go for a long walk with friends or family or go and sit on the beach and watch the waves lap against the shore.

For more inspiration take a look at the Modish Living website or get in touch with one of our team.

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