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It’s officially the time of year to start hibernating and getting super cosy in your home!

You could invest in a new throw for your bed which could also double up as a blanket or style up your dining room with champagne flutes and a new tablecloth.

We have picked some incredible products to help make the interior of your home feel warm and cosy this winter, all available from Frenchgate!

Living room

Make your living room homely with a beautiful scented Yankee Candle from the House of Candles. Traditional winter scents include; Spiced Apple, Steamed Vanilla Milk and Sugar Plum. If you want your home to smell delicious 24/7 then you may prefer a home diffuser. The Sanctuary Spa Signature Diffuser from Boots will make the atmosphere in your home feel wintery by adding a lovely warm and elegant aroma.

Brighten up your lounge with some new curtains, colours like rich pink, bold coral or dramatic black will stop your home feeling cold. Argos offers Argos Home Blackout Eyelet Curtains in blush or Argos Home Herringbone Lined Eyelet Curtains in berry that will add a splash of pink and make your living room feel comfortable.

A few scattered black cushions from Next Home will add drama to your living room but won’t look too overpowering, the Velvet Tassel Cushion will add extra textures whereas the Moon Cut Velvet Cushion will provide a more quirky look.


Flowers make any home look better so invest in a new vase to brighten your kitchen and keep your flowers looking healthy for as long as possible. The Moorcroft – September Aster Vase from Peter Jones will add a pop of colour to your kitchen on those long dark evenings. Or you could add some wooden accessories to your kitchen like the stylish Jones Darwin Green Wall Clock from Wilko.

You could add some spice to your kitchen with some new mugs for all those Christmas drinks you will be drinking this winter. Costa Coffee sell their Signature Blend Cappuccino and Signature Blend Latte which will taste extra delicious in a fun mug from New Look, choose from a; Grey Sloth Mug with Hot Chocolate And Mini Mallows, a Brown Gingerbread Christmas Mug or a Purple Love Every Side Of You Slogan Mug. Or if you want to go all out, invest in a brand new Smeg coffee machine from Debenham’s, the White Espresso Coffee Machine will really stand out!


You need to keep your feet warm in the winter months so by adding a rug to your bedroom you will create extra layers and help keep the heat in. The Handwoven Cotton Rug from H&M will blend in with any existing colour scheme and feel super soft on your feet.

Adding a touch of greenery to your bedroom will also lift your winter mood, the Habitat Trailing Green Plant in Ceramic from Sainsbury’s will offer an aromatic experience.

There is nothing better when the weather is cold than enjoying a lazy Sunday morning in bed with a hot cup of coffee. Improve your mood with some fresh bedding and treat yourself to a high thread count with the Debenham’s Sheridan – Grey 360 Thread Count ‘Winchester’ Bedding Set.

To make your bedroom extra intimate add some Polaroid Photo Clip Led Light String fairy lights from Boots so you feel super cosy. New loungewear will also top off your mood, the Slouch Loungewear Sweatshirt from Topshop is great for chilling.


A new stylish shower curtain from Sainsbury’s will make you appreciate your bathroom even more in the winter months, the Sainsbury’s Home Grey Waffle Shower Curtain will make your bathroom look even more charming. Metallics are in for winter 2019 so glam up your bathroom with a Debenhams J by Jasper Conran – Gold Base Standing Mirror, the minimalistic piece will make your bathroom feel contemporary yet snug.

The White Marble Tealight Candle Holder Set from River Island will help you relax as you enjoy a long hot bath after a long day out in the cold English weather or add Freestanding Bathroom Words from Poundland to accessorise your bathroom.

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