Wrapping yourself up in a wool blanket or spending the day sipping a chamomile or jasmine tea? Like you, we’ve got it down pat! And to guarantee you a nice, warm winter, we’ve found 10 items at Les Promenades Gatineau that just say cocooning. So relax!
BAMBOO BATH CADDY
Simons — $40
Cocooning at its best: relaxing in the bath with a well-chosen book and a soothing herbal tea. Total comfort! This bath caddy we found at Simons makes us really want to stay home.
CERAMIC ESSENTIAL OIL DIFFUSER
Kozy — $79.99
For aromatherapy lovers, an essential oil diffuser is the relaxation accessory par excellence. It’s perfect for creating an enveloping atmosphere at home, for both body and mind. We’ve got a bit of a thing for this ceramic one from Kozy.
FAUX FUR-TRIMMED SLIPPERS
Hudson’s Bay — $19.99
These lovely bootie-style faux fur-trimmed slippers are just perfect for curling up under the covers or warming up next to the fire! Day or night, you won’t be able to do without them.
Stokes — $19.99
If you’re a fan of herbal tea, lattes or hot chocolate, this is what you need for a nice warm day at home. Stokes has plenty of porcelain typographic mugs to go with those “take it easy” days.
UNDERWOOD AND LAVENDER CANDLES
La Maison Lavande — $19.95
If, for you, the art of cocooning means perfume and candles, La Maison Lavande is where you’ll find them. With cedar, underwood, peony, aloe or lavender scented candles, here’s the arsenal you need for a low-key home ambiance.
FAUX FUR THROWS
Throws are still without a doubt the most important accessory to make your relaxation session a success. To add to your comfort, we’ve found faux fur throws for you from HomeSense. There’s nothing softer or comfier.
BULB STRING LIGHTS
Simons — $12
Bulb string lights are the perfect accessory to make a room in your house cozier and brighter. These lights found at Simons are all about comfort and warmth. We just love them!
ORGANIC WHITE ZEN HERBAL TEA PEARLS
Davids Tea — from $9.98
With a name like that, it’s hard not to believe in their powers of relaxation. A combination of jasmine and floral scents, they’ll go just perfectly with your everyday cocooning.
La Vie en Rose — $19.99
This long-sleeved onesie is the perfect after-ski accessory, with guaranteed comfort and warmth for your next day snuggled up at home. Flannel or cotton, you’ll find the right onesie for you at La Vie en Rose
CHOCOLATE FONDUE FOR TWO
Cacao 70 — prices vary
Chocolate fondue — the ultimate cold-weather dish. To face the grey winter, why not share a sweet delight with friends or a romantic partner! With chocolate fondues (including matcha and Earl Grey), Cacao 70 is still the place of choice for a taste of comfort.
So now you’re ready to take on those remaining months of winter in comfort and ease. Happy cocooning!