The British Art of ComfortBook - 2019 | First U.S. edition., First HarperOne hardcover
A lifestyle journalist and editor-in-chief of London Evening Standards weekly ES magazine, through more than 140 whimsical illustrations, introduces American readers to “coziness”—an unfussy way of creating comfort and joy. 15,000 first printing. Illustrations.
The Danes have hygge. The Swedes have lagom. Now, Laura Weir, a beloved lifestyle journalist and editor-in-chief of London Evening Standard&;s weekly ES magazine, introduces American readers to the Brits&; best-kept secret&;coziness&;an indulgent, luxurious, yet unfussy way of creating comfort and joy.
Cosy is &;the slacker&;s guide to staying at home, an antidote to peak frazzle.&; With trademark Anglo cheekiness, Laura Weir perfectly captures the British essence of cosy. She celebrates socks, warms to the joys of toasty open fires, and extols the virtues of a quiet walk, ultimately enticing us all to create the British magic of cosy in our everyday lives.
With more than 140 whimsical illustrations and interviews with British lifestyle experts, including Melissa Hemsley, Sophie Dahl, and Dolly Alderton, Cosy is a perfect reminder to slow down, have a cuppa, and settle in when life pushes you into overdrive.