9 Coziest Gifts to Enjoy by a Fire
If you’re looking for the perfect gift to help you snuggle up with someone for the holidays, look no further. From whiskey to s’mores, all these will make you feel comfy in front of your cozy fireplace (or at the very least trick you into believing you have one).
A perfect glass to house your favorite beverage as you sit, sip and warm by the fire with your favorite spirit in hand. Inspired by the Swiss Alps’ famed Matterhorn peak, this nifty crystal goes beyond the tumblers as you literally take the edge off with the rocky shape. The notion of a scotch on the rocks has a whole new meaning.
Get it here - $44.95
Portable Fireplace Candle
Pretend you’re lingering by a cozy fireplace with D.S. & Durga’s made-in-the USA candle. Thanks to a combination of warm scented notes like Atlas cedar, pine wood smoke and copaiba resin plus 60 hours of burn time, your space will transform into the nostalgic, faded scent of a fire burning low.
Get it here - $65
Don’t scorch those paws! Light your fire with these useful, long, oversized matchbooks in handsome patterned boxes including a winter appropriate burst of aptly titled tis’-the-season Balsam & Cedar, Woodfire, Noble Currant and Gilded Amberleaf.
Get it here - $5
Rye is on the rise, just in time for winter. This limited edition whiskey from Redemption (founded in 2010) hails from Indiana and mixes a blend of 95 percent premium rye and 5 percent malted barley. Their 8-year bottle (with only about 3,100 bottles in circulation) picks up notes of toasted bread, woody spices and honeyed nuts, perfect for those winter nights when you want some serious sprung-from-the-wood flavor.
Look for it from your favorite purveyor of fine liquor – from $89.99
Restoration Hardware Throw
These fluffy, luxe faux fur throws come in an abundant amount of colors with clever names like Artic Fox, Wolf, Sable and Coyote. Added softness and weight make you think you’re curling up to your furry best friend and these look great tossed on the floor or sofa complete with a roaring fire.
Get it here - $99-$169
Electric White Fireplace Heater
This nifty, glowing portable electric fireplace heater (with three settings) radiates a warm glow of blazing embers casting that unmistakable orange-hued glow (with or without heat). And, it’s compact enough to tote to your friend’s house and spread some fireside cheer.
Get it here - $89
Wolfum Backgammon Travel Set
Made in Los Angeles, these well-crafted, custom printed sets (in a selection four different sustainable Baltic birch woods) will keep you occupied for hours by a toasty fire. Each kit has an old school aesthetic with a touch of the mod and includes two sets of checkers, dice and brass hardware add to the artistic feel.
Get it here - $130
Need to pass some time? Off the heels of the highly-touted Tumblr by Zach Klein, his newly printed design book, Cabin Porn, focuses on collection of ten cabins along with a scrapbook-style compilation of 200 striking photographs from a tree house to domes in the Alps to a Norway cabin and accompanying background narratives.
Get it here - $18
Malvi Hot Chocolate And Marshmallows
For a touch of nostalgia, this Atlanta-based company turns out bittersweet hot cocoa in a handy tin along with their fabled mini, homemade, bite-sized marshmallows in vanilla, chocolate and the seasonally appropriate peppermint. Sip and repeat.
Get it here – from $6.50