The perfect blanket, socks, mug, and more for snuggling around the fireplace
With colder temps and chunky sweaters, changing leaves, and pumpkin everything in the air, it’s time again to get cabin cozy. We’ve compiled a list of portable gear to take your weekend gatherings this fall and winter to the next level.
Rumpl Puffy Sherpa Blanket ($159)
A warm, soft blanket is the number one cabin essential, and this one checks all the boxes. It has super-plush sherpa fleece on one side and ripstop nylon on the other, it’s machine washable, and the roll-up straps and built-in handle make it easy to pack in and out.
Battery-Powered Twinkle Lights ($13)
There’s something about the warm glow of string lights that cozies up a place. This battery-powered waterproof set is 36 feet long and has 100 bulbs that can be switched between eight modes, including twinkling, wave, and slow fade. You can also set it on a timer, so there’s no need to worry about wasting all the battery if you happen to conk out with the lights on.
Ello Campy Mug ($12)
We love the camp-inspired speckled design of this stainless-steel mug, and the vacuum insulation will keep your hot chocolate warm for up to six hours. The handle’s cork inlay adds comfort, and a leakproof sliding lid is perfect for taking your coffee on a morning walk through the woods. Plus, it’s free of all the stuff we’re not fans of: BPA, phthalates, PVC, lead, and cadmium.
L.L.Bean Ultrasoft Flannel Sheets ($119 to $159)
Sure, a rental cabin might already come with sheets, but are they ultra-cozy flannel sheets? This double-sided brushed-cotton set is woven in Portugal and designed to resist shrinking, fading, and pilling, which means you’ll have them on cabin adventures for decades to come. Bonus: They’re independently certified to be free of harmful chemicals.
Ruffwear Mt. Bachelor Pad Dog Bed ($70)
Pups deserve a snuggly spot too. This dog bed has easy-to-clean microsuede on the outside and soft, warm recycled polyfill on the inside. It packs into a compact roll that can be easily transported and comes in two sizes, both of which are super lightweight: just 1.65 pounds for the medium and 2.9 pounds for the large.
United by Blue Enamel Mug Candle ($38)
Amplify the cabin mood with this pine-and-vanilla-scented candle. Not a fan of pine? There are also s’mores and birch-scented options. The hand-poured nine-ounce versions give you 40 hours of burn time and come in an illustrated enamel mug that can be used for coffee or other beverages once the candle is used up.
Smartwool Women’s Premium Diamond Bella Crew Socks ($30)
Warm, cushioned, and cozy, these luxe merino wool socks hug your feet in all the right places. Made to comfort you during long days on your feet, they’ll serve you just as well if you plan to kick back all day.