The air is crisp, the leaves are changing, there’s morning frost and the stores are filled with pumpkin spice, well, everything.
Time is flying by and around the corner, winter is coming.
Whether you are battling cold winter temps or an office thermostat, it’s time to start thinking about getting warm and staying that way. We’ve scoured the web to bring you some fun, wacky and useful gadgets to keep you toasty this winter (some, quite literally!). Read on…
Solutions to warm the digits…
Ever hold your cold hands close to a tea mug to warm them?
Well, this Toasty Mug by Sabrina Fossi goes one step further, providing you with an ergonomic, enveloping form of the handle to keep the heat in so both your drink and your hands stay warm!
Don’t want to wear gloves inside when you’re working?
The ValueRays® Heated Mouse is the answer! Stay warm and look professional while doing it!
Work or play outside? These gloves have you covered.
Originally designed for Canadian cyclists to extend their riding season into the winter months, these Rechargeable Heated Gloves are used by outdoor workers ranging from police officers to construction workers. More recently, they have also found their way into the medical sector providing comfort and relief to those suffering from hand pain due to arthritis.
Warmth in your pocket…
Originally introduced in 2010, the new and improved Zippo Hand Warmer provides up to 12 hours of gentle, consistent heat. Designed to fit in any pocket, these little gems are refillable and come with a warming bag and fill cup.
These handwarmers take “toasty” quite literally.
While a bit novel, Smoko’s Toast Handwarmers are squishy and cute, but when you plug them into the nearest USB ports and switch them on, your hands will not only look toasty, but feel toasty too! Oh, and they come in four varieties: Butta, Tato, Crisp and Ryry.
While we’re at it, let’s check out some solutions for those chilly toes!
With their Smores USB Foot Warmers, Smoko’s got your feet covered too.
Not sure why, but in case you want something a little less graham-cracker like, check this out…
Keep your feet up and warm at the same time with the Cozy Products Toasty Toes Ergonomic Heated Foot Warmer.
Who said you can’t control everything with your phone?
ThermaCELL’s Proflex Heavy Duty Heated Shoe Insoles can be operated using an app on your phone via Bluetooth technology, providing you with up to 8.5 hours of warmth per charge.
Don’t worry, we’ve got some products to help you bring warmth with you!
Who wants a sandwich on a cold day when you can bring a warm meal?
Just plug in this portable Crock-Pot when you get to your destination and enjoy a warm lunch!
Ever wish you could wear your sleeping bag?
Well, good news, with the Shaggy Napsack you can. This product features zippered shoulders allow free use of arms, a zippered front to easily get in and out and a drawstring bottom can be used to shorten for walking or close for sleeping.
It’s like a warm hug.
The USB Heated Shawl buttons around your shoulders and conveniently plugs into any USB port for instant comfort.
And products to bring the warmth home…
A warm welcome…
The HeatTrak Heated Entrance Mat prevents snow and ice accumulation right outside your front door. Ice and snow are no match for this product, which melts snow at 2″ per hour.
Hey, we need some warmth there too…
The LumaWarm Toilet Seat provides a soft, illuminating glow and a soothing heated seat adjustable to your personal temperature preference.
Don’t forget your furry friends!
The K&H Pet Products Thermo-Kitty Heated Cat Mat is made of an orthopedic foam base and an over-stuffed bolster. Inside, there is a removable 4-watt heater!
Last but certainly not least…
Leave the red nose to Rudolph!
Aunt Marty’s Original Nose Warmer is fun, useful and unique! Great for use indoors or out, its easy to wear with crocheted loops that hook behind the ears. Stocking stuffer? Oh, I think so.
Now that you’re ready for the winter, grab your cup of cocoa and create your next idea!
Stay warm my friends.