Collection by Allie Weiss

Cozy Getaways to Stave Off The Winter Blues


When the weather gets grim, the appeal of curling up by the fire in a cozy winter cabin is undeniable. These projects show how warm woods, open fireplaces, and easy slope access are the keys to building a winter-approved retreat.

Douglas fir walls and beams extend to the exterior of a weekend house near Golden, British Columbia.
Michael Johnson’s answer to having little buildable land to work with in his design of Ruth Hiller’s Winter Park,...
Bornstein’s living room features an intriguing collection of furniture. The sofa is made by Swedish manufacturer Ire.
The living room's double height makes the space seem larger that its actual size.
Built-in benches function both as seating and as spare beds in the living room.