Winter Warm Up: 5 Items for Cold-Weather Comfort

With the high cost of heating your home or apartment, many are looking for tips to keep warm without breaking the bank. Home should be a place for comfort and rest, not worry and stress.

So, I’ve put together my five favorite winter items, things I reach for when I need an extra layer of warmth. Each can be used year after year, and make a wonderful gift for those in need of a little comfort.

1. Pottery Barn’s Cozy Cable Knit Throw

One side soft cotton-acrylic knit, one side faux sheepskin, this super soft throw offers ultimate movie-watching coziness.  Visit Pottery Barn at Chesterfield Mall.

2. Biddeford Analog Heated Mattress Pads at Macy’s 

Treat yourself to the ultimate winter slumber with this toasty addition. You’ll never want to get out of bed!

3. Shop Sears for Cozy Products Eco-Save Compact Space Heater

For less than fifty bucks, this energy-efficient space heater will warm any medium sized room – and it’s sleek enough to hide under a desk or on a counter.

tea pot4. Teavana Teapot with Metal Top Green

There’s nothing like a cup of Teavana tea hot off the kettle. This teapot holds three cups- just the right amount to warm you up!

5. Eddie Bauer Flannel Sheets

A cold weather must have, these luxurious cotton sheets turn bitter winter nights into a reason to rush home to bed.