How to create a cozy reading corner

April 23, 2018 0 Comments

How to create a cozy reading corner

reading corner with chair and light

I created a cozy little reading corner in our family room and thought I'd show you some of the elements I used.

1. Lighting. I chose to hang a wall sconce that can plug into a wall outlet. I think lighting is so key for making a space feel cozy. I bought mine from Walmart, but it is currently out of stock. If you are using a light that needs to be hardwired, but you don't want to go to the trouble, here is a great trick to use. Here are some similar lights that I love:

industrial sconce                   industrial wall sconce   industrial sconce                industrial sconce

reading corner with chair and light

2. A comfy chair. My chair is an old yard sale find that I covered with a slipcover that I made years ago, and the pouf is from Marshall's. Here are some affordable chair options that are similar:

white upholstered chair               white upholstered chair      white upholstered chair                white upholstered chair

reading corner with chair and light

3. Cozy pillows and throws. You can never have too many! Mine are both older, so I don't have links for them, but here are some similar ones:

gray fur throw blanket   Black and white striped pillow

.cozy reading corner

For more ideas on cozy reading corners, check out my Pinterest board here! Also, the "Rejoice" sign is available here.

reading corner with chair and light

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