20 cozy necessities for the winter

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Let’s be honest, one of the best parts of winter is wool sweaters, fluffy blankets and all things comfortable. When the weather gets cooler, the outfits get cozier. Whether you’re looking for a new pair of joggers or a versatile bomber jacket, we’ve got you covered. From luxurious scented candles to plush socks and mittens, we’ve rounded up 20 cozy necessities you need this winter.

Samantha Crompton’s Cozy Necessities For Winter

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1. SKIMS Cozy Knit Pullover, $72

An oversized pullover you’ll live in this season, SKIMS Cozy collection will keep you warm and in style all winter.


3. APPARIS Coco Mittens, $58

Faux fur mittens, offered in an array of gorgeous colors, are the perfect addition to any Après Ski look.

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5. L.L. Bean 1912 Sweatshirt, Sherpa-Lined Cardigan, $79

Snag L.L. Bean’s classic cardigan, now lined with Sherpa fleece for extra coziness. Wear around the house or dress up with a turtleneck and jeans.

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7. Matouk Milagro Robe, $182

You know those robes you get when you stay at a fancy hotel? Well, these are better, and yours to keep. Invest in a Matouk Milagro robe for your own luxurious experience every day at home.

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9. Moncler Wool Ribbed Beanie, $275

A classic wool beanie that isn’t itchy on the scalp, this is a yes from me. It can be a real struggle to find wool pieces that are as comfortable as they are warm, and this hat is so soft to the touch.

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11. Neiman Marcus Silk Charmeuse Pajama Set, $225

Every fashionista needs a silky pair of pajamas. Perfect for chilly nights, or romantic evenings at home with your significant other.

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13. Homesick Ski Trip Candle, $34

Fill your home with a warm aroma of frosted air, cedar, vanilla and other wintry notes.

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15. Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Travel Neck Pillow, $75

Travel in style and comfort with this neck pillow by Barefoot Dreams. Your future self will thank you.

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17. Free People Duvet Bomber, $148

A perfect midweight bomber for layering winter layers.

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19. Dr. Barbara Sturm Winter Essentials Kit, $130 (Orig. $215)

Combat the harsh effects of winter with the Dr. Barbara Sturm Winter Essentials Kit. Keep your skin hydrated and dewy all season long.

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2. TKEES The Warm Jogger, $125

The comfiest tailored sweatpants you’ll ever meet. Available in four neutral colors, pair with a matching sweatshirt to complete the look.

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4. BAREFOOT DREAMS CozyChic Throw, $147

Cozy up next to the fire in this Barefoot Dreams throw blanket. You’ll never want to leave your couch.

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6. UGG Sherpa Earmuff, $64.95

Wear alone or layered over a beanie, these UGG Sherpa earmuffs are a cozy and elegant wardrobe addition.

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8. J. Crew Sherpa Scuff Slippers, $39.50

Available in four colors, J. Crew’s sherpa slippers are our number one pick for coziest slippers.

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10. NAP Fuzzy Plush Socks, $28

Fuzzy socks are the epitome of luxurious comfort. These plush socks come in a pack of three in a variety of colors.

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12. SKIMS Cozy Knit Wrap Top, $68

We love a piece that works overtime. This knit wrap top is comfy enough to lounge in, and elegant enough to dress up for a night out.

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14. Naadam Luxe Cashmere Fisherman Turtleneck, $187.50 (Orig. $375)

Add this classic oversized cashmere sweater to your wardrobe this holiday season.

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16. UGG Classic Short II, $170

Cue everyone’s Y2K obsession. Style a pair of classic short UGG boots to keep your tootsies warm.

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18. Anthropologie Braided Fringe Scarf, $60

Stay stylish and cozy in a braided fringe scarf. Available in four colors.

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20. Veronica Beard Collina Cable Knit Sweater Vest, $350

A vest is the perfect cozy layering piece. Style with your favorite turtleneck and high-waisted jeans.

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