Around about this time last year I wrote about Hygge here . The idea has well and truly caught on now and just today an e-mail dropped into my inbox from Zoopla about homes that have the Hygge factor. At the week-end I was in W H Smith's and there was a whole promotional section of books on Hygge for that ideal Christmas gift ...
Although in the Northern hemisphere we're now in the darkest month of the year, there's something nice about a winter sunset and getting indoors to light up your home with some comforting and festive lighting.
|Lighting a scented candle|
|Welcoming lights at the front door|
|Coloured lights outside reflected in uneven glass|
|Subdued lighting, gently light corners, hidden shadows, unexpected reflections - the perfect background for settling down to some ghostly tales ...|