With a new wave of lockdown restrictions having come into force across much of Europe, we're coming to terms with the fact that we're going to be spending a whole lot more time at home over the coming months. While certainly not ideal, it doesn't have to be all bad. There is still joy to be had in the simple act of getting up and getting dressed – even if we're trading suits for tracksuits. Plus, now is the perfect time to start sprucing up your living space for winter, by investing in high quality homewares with major cosy credentials. With the goal of relieving any cabin fever symptoms you may be experiencing, let us present a selection of 10 stay-at-home essentials to fill your basket with.
The robe: Hamilton and Hare
No lockdown wardrobe is complete without a comfortable dressing gown that you can rug up in all day. This cotton robe from Hamilton and Hare is exactly the sort of thing you'll never want to take off. And with no one around to judge you, you don't have to.
The home suit: CDLP
If you think being stuck at home means having to rely on a boring rotation of old sweats, CDLP is here to prove you wrong. Their new Home Suit offers a luxurious take on loungewear, fusing the elegance of tailoring with the comfort of silk pyjamas.
The heater: KOLEDA
Say so long to old, inefficient heating systems: KOLEDA's Solus+ is here to change the game. With its sleek, streamlined aesthetic, cost efficiency and eco friendly approach, it's bund to vastly improve your winter.
The socks: Escuyer
Treat your feet to a pair of ultra cosy socks that look as good as they feel. Our vote? These long staple cotton socks from Escuyer, which are just as ideal for lounging around at home in as they are for teaming with jeans and sneakers on your stroll to the park.
The face mask: Horace
Now that you've got more time on your hands, there's no excuse not to invest the time into taking care of your skin. Use this purifying face mask from Horace on a weekly basis for noticeably clearer, more luminous skin by the end of lockdown.
The cushion: Polkra
Polkra never fails to impress with its timeless homeware designs, and this simple yet elegant silk and linen cushion is proof of its commitment to quality craftsmanship. With a subtle hint of colour, it will liven up any living space.
The plain tee: Aeance
Nothing beats a plain tee, and it doesn't get much better than this high tech version from Aeance. Made from innovative New Zealand performance merino wool, it will serve you just as well day-to-day at home as it will on your wintry walks.
The hoodie: Forét
Hunker down in this versatile black hoodie from Danish label Forét. It's made from super soft organic cotton, so you're guaranteed ultimate comfort all day long.
The knit: Luca Faloni
Master of cashmere Luca Faloni has the solution to keeping warm and stylish this winter, and it just so happens to take the form of this luxuriously soft cashmere roll neck sweater. Timelessly elegant, It's bound to help you make an impression on all those video calls.
For more stay-at-home essentials, read our ultimate guide to loungewear.