Gifts to Coorie in with – Village Green

Gifts to Coorie in with

 

 

Like the Danish concept of Hygge, "to coorie in" is the Scottish version of being cosy at home.

Here are a few products from small, independent businesses ideal for making these cold wintery nights much more comfortable. 


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Distilled from plants collected on the maker’s travels as well as those growing in their own wild meadow, these room mists are a world away from any other we have come across.


Natural Room mist from £8




Made from locally sourced Oak, simple yet striking Christmas decorations.


Wooden set of 3 Christmas trees £15

 




Double wrap, stylish and cosy made from lambswool.


Colour block snood £58




Cedarwood, juniper berry and lavender essential oils go into the making of the Driftwood soy wax candle which has a woody and earthy aroma.


Storm Coast Candle £20




For creative evenings in front of the fireside. 


Erica the Prawn, needlepoint cross stitch kit £54




Learn how to repair holes and ragged edges on beloved knitwear whilst also saving another sweater from landfill.


Visible Creative Mending for Knitwear book £28




A beautiful screen printed wooden hanging owl, ideal for bringing some nature into the home.


Solstice Owl from £22




A beautiful embroidery kit to keep hands and minds busy in the long dark nights.  This kit is made in collaboration with the wonderful charity Sabbara. Sabbara are a small social enterprise who work with mothers who have had their lives torn apart and been displaced by the conflict in Syria.


Embroidery kit £75




The Times journalist Gabriella Bennett explores what coorie is and how it has helped nurture the astonishing creativity that Scotland is famed for.


The Art of Coorie by Gabriella Bennett book £14.99

 

Perfect accompaniment to a log burning fire or paired with a beautifully scented candle. 

Ceramic Match Striker Pot £18

 




This tealight holder is beautifully shaped like a tree/cone with a lovely soft pink tone on the top and white at the very bottom.


Nobili Tealight Holder £25

 




Meik Weiking is CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen and has spent years studying the magic of Danish life.  In this beautiful book he will help you create more hygge in your life.


The Little Book of Hygge - The Danish Way to Live Well £9.99




Ease into sublimely relaxing aromas of one of Raven Botanicals’ Bath Oils.


Bath Oil from £20




Gorgeous pjs in a range of colours and patterns but crucially they all have pockets!


Pyjama bottoms with pockets £40




Norwegian style pattern these 100% cashmere mittens are luxuriously soft.


Floral Norwegian Mitten £69




Scoop the bath soak into running water allowing the salts to dissolve for a minute or two before getting in and enjoy the aromatic experience that invigorates the body and mind.


Bath Salt Soak £20




100% sheep-friendly, no sheep are harmed in the process of making this cushion.  Made from felted wool which is then sewn onto a linen back. Very soft and cuddly!


Felted fleece “sheepskin” cushion £78




Made in Scotland from 100% ethically sourced Lambswool in a fun contemporary geometric pattern, the hot water bottle cover has a little pouch area for warming your hands.


Hot water bottle cover with pouch £40




Award Winning Gullane Glögg Mulled Wine Mix is a non-alcoholic drinks mixer; a delicious combination of orange infused with spices, which can be either added to red wine or apply juice to make a warming mulled drink.


Gullane Glögg Mulled Wine Mix £12.99