Olaf from Frozen said it best: “Winter is a good time to stay in and cuddle.” It’s so nice to be able to stay inside with your loved ones and cuddle while the snow falls. Having little cozy things around your house make it inviting and comfortable for everyone. If you want to try to make your home a place for family and friends to gather, having cozy things around will help. Here are 7 cozy DIY projects for a snuggly home all Winter long.
Cozy DIY Projects for Winter
Have some fuzzy stools around to warm up any space. You don’t need to go to an expensive furniture store to buy them either! Buy a cheap stool from Ikea or someplace similar, spray paint the legs your color of choice, then attach some faux sheepskin to the stool. Simple, easy, and it only takes about 30 minutes to do. You’ll love the way it looks in any room, plus it’ll keep everyone’s bums nice and warm.
Thick Knit Blanket
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If you’re a beginner at knitting, this is a great place to start. This is an easy blanket and it’ll keep everyone warm on cold nights. Plus the pattern is so darling. Once you’ve mastered how to make it, you can make one for everyone in your family! It would be so cute to have a special blanket that mom made for each child. They could pick out their colors and it wouldn’t take long to make one for everyone once you got the hang of it. They’d treasure their blanket forever.
Cable Knit Sweater Pillows
Easy and so so cute. All you need are some old cable knit sweaters for these pillows. If you don’t want to use any of your sweaters because you still wear them frequently, then just go to the thrift store and find some really cheap ones. This project is so easy that even a beginner sewer can do it. The pillows will look cute, and make everyone feel nice and cozy.
Warm Flannel Blanket
Adorable and warming, this blanket will provide lots of warmth and comfort on chilly nights. All you need to do is sew some flannel fabric together with some fleece on the other side. There are multiple ways that you can do this but the project is pretty straightforward. The flannel on one side will look adorable in any room, while the fleece will do all the warming.
Faux Sheepskin Rugs
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This project takes less than 20 minutes. All you need is some faux sheepskin, scissors, and some Fray Check (can be bought at most craft stores). Cut out your desired shape from the faux sheepskin and you’ll have cute rugs in minutes. Then add Fray Check to the edges and you’re all done! The soft rugs will warm up everyone’s cold toes in the mornings and add a fun element to any room. These cloud shaped rugs would look great in a nursery!
These cozy DIY projects are so simple to do and will add so much warmth and coziness to your home. Doing some cozy DIY projects is not only fun, but it’s also practical because you need to stay warm in the Winter. Your whole family will benefit from you doing some cozy DIY projects. You won’t regret spending some time to do these cozy DIY projects when you’re all snuggled up with your loved ones in your cozy and fantastic home.