Nest: Winter Homes

Whether you’re a ski bunny or lodge honey, drool-worthy winter escapes are intended to ensconce their inhabitants in cozy furnishings set against strong, natural design. From Aspen, Colo. to Saint-Bon-Tarentaise in the French Alps, it’s easy picture yourself padding from lounge area to lounge area with a glass of wine as long as the textiles are sumptuous and the views intoxicating. Don’t forget to pack the cashmere!



Photos by Leo Trippi

Le Petit Chateau, Chourchevel; Photos by LeoTrippi, more photos at HomeDSGN

Le Petit Chateau has seven bedrooms, an indoor pool, massage room, steam room and “ski-in, ski-out” location at the Chourchevel ski resort in the French Alps rents for €75,000 a week.

Alternatively, be inspired by the strong, natural features and luxurious furnishings of this Aspen, Colo. home.




Willoughby Way Residence, Aspen, Colo., designed by Charles Cunniffe Architects, more photos at One Kind Design

Strong architectural bones and subtle, but elegant, finishes make this house like a classic, finely-tailored blazer: a good fit for anyone.