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Hygge | Create your cosy space

Hello Autumn! With the day's cooler, now is a great time to start adding some cosiness and joy to our homes. 

Hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”) is the Danish concept of creating a warm atmosphere to enjoy the good things in life. Cosying up in your favourite nook and watching a movie is hygge or it could be lighting some candles and snuggling in with a good book. 

Hygge at Home in 10 Steps | Amanda Weldon

As the Danes would say, we want to get hygge. Pull on your woollies, grab a warm drink and get some tips on how to achieve hygge in your own home.

Library members have loaned hygge themed items 1,447 times. Transform your home into the cosy space you desire with these great titles.

eBooks

Light some candles and relax with one of these hygge eBooks:

To get started, download the ePlatform and Libby apps, select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and password.

eMagazines

Grab a hot drink and enjoy these home-style eMagazines:

  • Vogue Living
  • Australian House and Garden
  • Love Patchwork and Quilting
  • The Australian Women’s Weekly Food
  • Simply Crochet

To get started using free eMagazines download the Libby app, select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and password.

eAudiobooks

Settle into your cosy nook to listen to these Hygge eAudiobooks:

To get started, download the BorrowBox, Libby and uLibrary apps, select Sunshine Coast Libraries and enter your member number and password.

eMovies

Get hygge with it on the lounge and stream these classic eMovies on Beamafilm:

First time customers, enter your library member number and create a Beamafilm account.

eMusic

Chill under the doona with this Freegal playlist:

Unlimited music streaming and download five (5) tracks per week. Download from the Sony catalogue and thousands of smaller labels. Sign in with your member number and password.

Podcasts

Listen on the go with these hygge themed podcasts:

Search for these free podcast titles from your preferred podcast provider.

On the web

Looking for more huggee?:

One Month of Hygge | Ina Knits

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