Cue the fireplace.
’Tis the season for curling up into a plush blanket on the couch and kicking back to enjoy some well-deserved downtime—the most wonderful time of the year, indeed!
If you're stuck on what to get someone on your list, you can never go wrong with a gift that comes with the reminder to relax and pamper oneself over the holidays. Check out ten of our coziest picks, from comfy winter essentials from Chaps (Mandy Moore-approved!) to everything else needed for some serious self-care action. Fair warning: You'll want to keep them for yourself.
A jersey dress is versatile enough to throw on for any occasion, and this one from Chaps is elevated with a twist detail on the front.
Whether it's meeting friends in your hometown for dinner or going on a date to a local wine bar, this will easily become a winter staple.
Nothing is better than having a bed full of fuzzy, plush pillows, and this one is neutral enough to go with any existing decor. Throw this on an accent chair or couch to instantly warm up any space.
The perfect winter night consists of some version of the following: cozy blankets, five episodes of your favorite show, and a candle burning. This one is a foolproof favorite—the smell is "reminiscent of winter days seeking comfort in the warmth of an open crackling fire." Self-care Sunday, here we come.
Corduroys are the comfy alternative to jeans we all need in the winter, especially during the holiday season when plans require you to change out of your go-to sweats. This pair from Chaps is super soft and will go well with just about anything in your closet.
These retro earmuffs are essential to the winter lineup: chunky sweater, puffer coat, and shearling boots. Just add a thermos of hot cocoa and you're all set.
Add a few drops of this rose-scented oil in the water for a seriously relaxing bath worthy of a glass of wine (or two). It's made with natural conditioners that soothe and hydrate skin for an added moisture boost during dry-skin season.
If your friend still wears basic, grandma-looking slippers, give her a pair of these. They're super comfy for lounging around, and the pom poms add a luxe little touch.
These plaid pants are comfy and festive—perfect for the holiday season. Give a pair to your sister or best friend, and while you're at it, grab some for yourself. They'll be a staple for you all winter long.
Weighted blankets are made to help relax the body, and this 15-pound fleece is the perfect place to start—just add pajamas and cue your favorite holiday rom-com. Enjoy!
One of the best ways to decompress after a stressful day is with a hot cup of tea, and this cinnamon blend is especially apropos for the holiday season.