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Monday, January 16, 2017

Hygge time with your cat is good for the soul!

Hygge (pronounced hoo-gah), is a Danish concept that has really struck a chord with us in the UK. Although there isn’t an English word that perfectly captures the true meaning of hygge, it roughly translates as cosiness, conviviality, togetherness and intimacy.

Over winter Danes are wrapped up getting hygge. They’re relaxing in candlelit rooms, eating dinner with friends and getting fresh pastries from the bakery.

Today, 16 January, is Blue Monday – reportedly the most miserable day of the year – so we thought we’d share some of our top tips for cat lovers to embrace the Danish art of hygge.

 

How to ward off Blue Monday

 

Creating the perfect hygge night in

Knitted Cat Microwavable Hottie

This feline-shaped hottie is the perfect companion for those long cold nights. The insert is heatable in the microwave and it smells of lavender, perfect for a snuggly night in.

pink cat hot water bottle cover

Knitted Cat Eye Mask

Get the best night’s sleep with this lavender-scented satin eye mask.

pink cat eye mask

Knitted Cat Hand Warmers

These adorable cat knitted hand warmers will have your hands toasty in no time – just click the metal disc inside, pop in your coat pockets and you’re good to go!

pink cat hand warmers

From Kittens with Love Hot Chocolate Mug

This winter-themed cat print mug is perfect for a delicious hot chocolate while sitting in front of the fire. It even has a decorated spoon that slots into the handle.

kittens hot chocolate mug and spoon

Let it Snow Jigsaw

Team up with your loved ones and enjoy a good old fashioned jigsaw puzzle.

snowman jigsaw puzzle

 

Top Cat Bath Mallow

Made from natural butters and infused with pure Neroli and sweet orange essential oils, this kitty bath bomb will leave your skin feeling lovely and soft.

cat cupcake bath bomb

 

Winter Village Candle

Candles are hygge heaven so enjoy the soft, cosy lighting this festive candle creates while you’re cuddled up on the sofa. Never leave a cat alone with a candle though!

winter snow candle



Cosy Cats Tea Cosy

Keep your teapot snug this winter with this fun cat-shaped tea cosy.

cat tea cosy



Diamanté Cat Gloves

Rock cold days in style with these gorgeous soft grey diamanté cat gloves.

diamonte cat gloves

 

Hygge for your cat

Don’t leave your cat out of the mix; these gorgeous beds will allow your pet to snuggle up in cold evenings too.


Snuggle Plush Pyramid Cat Bed 

This cosy plush cat bed is ideal for cat napping – and it’s fully washable.

plush cat bed



Kumfy Kradle

Attach this radiator bed to your radiator and your cat has a warm sleeping spot – why haven’t these been invented for humans yet?!

tabby cat on radiator bed

 

If you fancy winning some cat-themed hygge products, keep an eye on our national Facebook page today (Monday 16 January) for details.

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