With wind and rain raging outside, here are the comforting touches that will keep you snug in the months ahead

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In winter all we want in our home is inviting textures that are soft to touch. Envelope yourself in plush seating, have blankets and throws stashed within reach at all times, and light a candle as night closes in. Staying home all the time isn’t so bad after all.

Faux shearling blanket, H&M (€69.99)

Flint Stone stool, woodesign.ie (€169)