Ski Chalet Chic
If there’s one thing we love about winter, it’s spending a day out on the ski slopes. The second best thing? Enjoying a cozy winter afternoon indoors, ideally looking out on gently falling snow while doing puzzles, drinking cocoa, and stoking a well-built fire. If you’re ready to jump on the comfortable après-ski bandwagon, read on for our list of essential products to bring ski chalet atmosphere to any space.
What ski house is complete without a fire to curl up in front of? Made from a sleek matte black steel, this modern Shaker stove comes with either a short table attachment or a 6-foot-long bench, perfect for close fireside seating or stacking wood.
Shop It: Chilton Furniture
Nothing quite says ski chalet like a pair of vintage snowshoes! Made from ash wood, leather, and animal sinew, these antique sporting goods are the perfect decoration to hang on the wall.
Shop It: Chairish
POTTERY BARN | Faux Antler Linear Chandelier
If you want to add an element from a rustic hunting camp into the mix, try this faux antler chandelier! When you have this lighting option hanging above your dining table replete with hot toddies and a game of Monopoly, you’ll feel like unplugging from the outside world for the weekend.
Shop It: Pottery Barn
BURKE DECOR | The Enchanted Woodland Wallpaper
Inspired by the woodlands of Transylvania, the forest green design of this wallpaper from Burke Decor is imbued with a sense of wonder that brings to mind the quiet peace of walking in the woods through freshly fallen snow.
Shop It: Burke Decor
Even if you can’t get out on the slopes, wrapping up in this cozy blanket from ChappyWrap will make you feel like you have! Soft, reversible, and machine washable(!), this adorable throw features a ski slope vignette that will get you in the mood to make some smooth turns.
Shop It: ChappyWrap
MAINE SKI AND SNOWBOARD MUSEUM | Ski the New Sugarloaf Poster
Add a personal touch to your space by repping one of your favorite Maine ski hills! Choose from a series of vintage posters from the Maine Ski and Snowboard Museum to show why skiing the East has been popular for generations.
Shop It: Maine Ski and Snowboard Museum
L.L. BEAN | Single Sheepskin Rug
Remember that fireplace we mentioned earlier? Make curling up in front of it even cozier by throwing down this sheepskin rug! Lie on it directly, or sink your toes into it while you sit in your favorite chair, reading a book to pass a blissful snowy afternoon.
Shop It: L.L. Bean
COLORADO SKI CHAIRS | 2-Person Ski Chairlift Swing
Bring a piece of the ski resort home with you! These repurposed chairlift seats make for playful and nostalgic outdoor seating to be enjoyed year round.
Shop It: Colorado Ski Chairs
MAINE CEDAR HOT TUBS | Wood-Fired Hot Tub
One thing skiers take very seriously is their aprés-ski game. Take yours to the next level with a wood-fired hot tub! Inspired by Japanese Ofuros, this tub features a stainless steel stovepipe, an underwater aluminum wood stove, and aromatic red cedar boards that will make it easy for you to soak your troubles away.
Shop It: Maine Cedar Hot Tubs
FOLK | Beeswax Pillars
If there’s a nor’easter on the horizon, you’re going to want to make sure you have multiple candles on hand just in case the power goes out. Hand poured in Rockport, these beeswax pillar candles will last for hours, adding a soft glow to the evening while you play cards and wait for the lights to turn back on.
Shop It: Folk
WEST ELM | Newport 2-Piece Chaise Sectional
In case it wasn’t obvious, ski chalet style is all about being comfortable and cozy with friends. This 2-piece sofa with plush toss back cushions is the perfect seating option to pile on while watching a movie or enjoying cocktails.
Shop It: West Elm
BENOIT’S DESIGN CO. | Saddleback ME Trail Map
If you have a favorite ski resort and you aren’t afraid to show it, a wooden trail map is just the decor for you! Handmade and laser engraved in Maine, these maps add a personal touch to any space and serve as a great gift for the wannabe ski-bum in your life.
Shop It: Benoit’s Design Co.
HATCH BILLIARDS | Arch Pool Table
One of the best parts of a ski weekend is unplugging from the world to play games with loved ones. Take game night to another level with a custom-made pool table from Hatch Billiards, which specializes in designs fit to match and enhance the spaces they inhabit.
Shop It: Hatch Billiards
CAST AND CARVE | Custom Pine Tree Epoxy Cribbage Board
Enjoy a Maine-themed games night with a cribbage board that celebrates the Pine Tree State! Handmade in Maine, these game boards come in either maple or cherrywood with two sets of metal pegs and custom wooden pegs available in shapes like pine trees, moose, and Maine’s outline!
Shop It: Cast and Carve