Invite “Hygge” Into Your Home With This Cozy New Trend
The interior design world is capitalizing on all things plush in 2020. Decorating with cozy rugs, furry lounge chairs and soft-to-the-touch accents is the newest way to channel a hygge state of mind at home. Not to be mistaken with ’70s decorating, this trend feels like a warm hug but looks incredibly luxe. From bedrooms to living rooms and even a staircase, discover how to transform your space into a plush paradise.
From the luxe floor-to-ceiling headboard to the silken bench at the foot of the bed, this sleep sanctuary delivers subtle hits of drama.
This tonal living room masters the mix of plush textures and buttery hues. A curvaceous leather sofa is softened with a deep-piled rug, while a velvet armchair adds textural interest.
A spacious living room is made instantly cozy with a pair of shaggy lounge chairs that guests can comfortably sink into.
Marshmallow-shaped pieces of felted wool combine to form this plush perch while blonde wood gives it timeless legs to stand on.
A nubby, sculptural chair makes the perfect perch for curling up with a good book.
Juxtaposed with the home’s original stone walls, a woolly grey sheepskin-upholstered love seat creates an unusual decorating moment.
Comfort is king in this luxe living room by designer Katherine Newman. The cognac lounge chairs are the ideal place for cozy conversation, while the grey tufted daybed is perfect for midday siestas.
A bold cheetah print runner on the stairs not only promises a plush feel underfoot, it also brings an unexpected dose of style to a commonly overlooked space.
Designer Elle Patille’s eclectic glam style can be achieved by layering unexpected textures such as linen and faux fur.
Reminiscent of a tufted velvet sofa, this blush bedspread will take you from lounging to snoozing in no time.
The addition of furry stools in the kitchen helps create a living area feel in a hardworking space.
A curvaceous set of couches and throw pillows in silken textures add to the luxe yet inviting vibe of this living room.
The duo of sumptuous benches at the foot of this dreamy bedscape amp up the plush factor.
Colored felt captured in a circular brass frame makes a fun contemporary art piece.
Whether it’s to read a book or unwind after a long day, this cushioned alcove calls for a cozy night in.
There’s nothing better than cuddling up in a warm blanket by the fire. Throw in a soft wool rug and the experience is hard to beat!
This historical home’s bedroom makes a strong case for sleeping in — just look at the oversized furry blanket!
This mod loft is full of design moments, but there’s one that stands out: the nubby lucite armchair. Both unique in texture and design, this piece brings a cozier feel to the space and offsets the stark white elements.