Carpets, cushions and candles—All that you need for a cosy winter episode at home!

Engulfed in a blanket of chilly breeze, crickets chirping in the background and that tub of sweet ice cream waiting for you in the freezer, winter nights can often be unforgiving, more or less. But what can definitely lend you warmth and quality moments of repose are carpets, cushions and candles. Yes, in that exact order. Imagine flooring your favourite carpet, throwing on some cushions, lighting up an aromatic candle and cosying up in a corner with books, music playlist or just your thoughts—winter doesn’t get better than this. Take a cue and scroll down for some cool ideas to warm up your winter the right way…

DEC 24, 2021 | By Pratishtha Rana
Persian Rug

1. Persian Rug

Carpet Kingdom - Price on request

Mirroring a joyful christmas mood is this beautiful piece crafted by Carpet Kingdom and we see no reason why it shouldn’t adorn your favourite corner at home!

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Freeform Small Rug

2. Freeform Small Rug

cc-tapis - Price on request

From cc-tapis available at Sources Unlimited is the Freeform Small rug from the Feathers Collection. Hand knotted in Himalayan wool and silk, the rug spells comfort and style like no other!

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Colure Grey Blue

3. Colure Grey Blue

Hands - ₹24,806 onwards

A wise someone once said that earth without art is just ‘eh’! Reinforcing this innocent but mind-blowing thought is Hands, bringing to life its Urbane II Collection. The Colure Hand Tufted carpet from this range is punched and doused in a pictorial explosion of abstract, geometric and graffiti art.

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4. Himani

Baxter - Price on request

Stamped with eclectic but sophisticated colour blocks is this Himani rug by Baxter available at Sources Unlimited that will surely bring a touch of vivacity and warmth to your winter days.


5. Bleu

GharGhar - Price on request

Aptly called bleu, this hand tufted rug by GharGhar available at Sources Unlimited is made with 100 percent wool for you to take a hint and just cosy up.

Pillows & Cushions

6. Pillows & Cushions

Sicis - price on request

Crafted in eclectic shapes of square, rectangle and more, and upholstered in fabric and leather, these cushions by Sicis available at Tessera India bring an energy of playfulness to your living zone at home!

Samarkand collection

7. Samarkand collection

Sarita Handa - ₹3,350 onward

New on the block for Sarita Handa is the Samarkand collection that seamlessly weaves the crafts and cultures of central and southeast Asia in the form of meticulous needlework and fine techniques that result in an eclectic trove of cushions you definitely need by your side.

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Cushions by GharGhar

8. Cushions by GharGhar

GharGhar - ₹1,200 onwards

GharGhar wants you to cuddle up and forget about the outside world with its Tribal cushions from the Tribal collection. We also don’t want you to miss the sublime details of the dori embroidery and threadwork used to depict geometric and ikat patterns on cotton chambray.

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Cage Candle Stand

9. Cage Candle Stand

Karo Store - ₹7,800

Crafted by Karo Store and available at The House of Things, the Cage Candle Stand is a lovely combination of geometry and hand-forged details displaying plated antique gold forms, marble stone base and frosty glass holder.

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Serene Candles

10. Serene Candles

Intiki - ₹1,900

Revel in the ecstatic and sweet scent of lemon and lavender infused in the Serene Candles. Made by Intiki and available at The House of Things, the candles encased sculptural ceramic bowl burst with a calming aroma that everyone needs after coming back home from a long day at work.

Candle - Mogra

11. Candle - Mogra

The House of Things - ₹1850

Bring a pop of vibrance and tranquility to your living space with the fragrant candles made in handcrafted glass votives by Glass Forest, Available at The House of Things, these artisanal candles are 100 percent natural soy wax.

Idris Candle Jasmine Musk

12. Idris Candle Jasmine Musk

FABINDIA - ₹1299 onwards

Exquisite but exuding warmth is this fragrant candle by Fabindia that comes with a silver pot. Pair it up with your carpet and cushion to complete the snuggly, winter rendezvous at home.

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Joy, Belief & Faith

13. Joy, Belief & Faith

RAD Living- ₹999

Dubbed Joy, Belief and Faith, these serene white candles are crafted delicately with a rhapsodic blend of natural soy wax and handpicked fragrances, which is then hand poured individually with love.

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Haas Mojave Palm & Horn Candlestick

14. Haas Mojave Palm & Horn Candlestick

Unique and stunning statements for your winter corner, L’Objet available at Emery Studio brings you the Haas Mojave Palm Candlestick that sees the porcelain palm trunks decked with dusty pink or grey glaze stand on brass islands topped with laser-cut brass fronds. While the Horn Candlestick resembles artsy wood horns.

The Louise Scented Candle

15. The Louise Scented Candle

Sources Unlimited - Price on request

Light up your interiors on a festive winter night or otherwise with The Louise Scented Candle. By Baobab Collection available at Sources Unlimited, the candle finds home in a vivid red glass hand blown and hand engraved by artisans.

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