Sunny days are ahead, but the weather is still chilly enough that spending a lazy afternoon curled up under a blanket with a good thriller and a warm chai latte sounds pretty ideal.
And since cozy, well-decorated spaces make unwinding all the more enjoyable, we’re sharing a few of our favorite soothing rooms that may inspire you to take your own place to the next level.
Though her space is rooted in neutrals, Hope artfully introduces pops of color in the form of ceramics and textiles, which add subtle pops of brightness to the room.
Believe it or not, the image above is actually of blogger Lea Johnson’s basement—if only all underground spaces looked this good. Her space is contemporary yet cozy, and the warm mustard yellow sofa is an unexpected addition that looks stunning and provides enough room for the whole family to lounge.
Mollie Sheperdson, the blogger behind Mollie Moore, recently moved into a new London flat that boasts a beautiful conservatory with an exposed brick wall and expansive skylights. We love the personal touches she’s added to space, which include soft blankets and pillows, and favorite trinkets.
Here comes the sun—and Instagrammer Hannah Hamburger’s light-filled space is bringing us all of the joy. Simple, natural touches like an olive tree add instant charm, and a sectional indicates that kicking back and relaxing is highly encouraged.
Instagrammer Lidia Salazar’s Arizona bedroom is making us crave an afternoon nap, ASAP. Salazar skillfully implemented desert tones and a Southwestern motif into her space without it looking cheesy or too thematic. Her midcentury modern-style nightstands play off the shape of her bed perfectly.
Maximalist spaces can be cozy, too. Photographer Wesley Taylor thoughtfully displays many of his favorite records and collectible pieces in his space, which creates a welcoming, lived-in look. You know you want to throw on some tunes, slip into sweats, and spend a lazy evening lounging here.
Charming and Classic
Blogger Anna Page decorated her NYC living room with pieces that play to the apartment’s historic architecture. The calming, cohesive space is full of stunning pieces, from her velvet swivel chair to her sparkly light fixture. Add a stylish throw and plenty of pillows, and you’re all set to relax.
Artist Carolina Arevalo keeps her studio nice and comfy, thanks to causal floor cushions in fun pastel colors and plenty of plants. Adding a natural touch will make your space feel more calming in just seconds, and there’s no such thing as too many green friends—the more, the merrier.
Prefer a minimalist, Scandinavian look? Blogger Lauren Gill masters this vibe perfectly in her space. A Moroccan rug is a treat for tired feet, and thoughtful accents such as a beaded chain and oversized plant, make the room feel extra homey.