5 cute reusable hand warmers you need to get you through winter

Buy yourself a reusable hand warmer and stay warm while meeting friends outside in tier 1 and 2 areas – here are our top hand warmer buys

Urban Outfitters Huggable Avocado Hand warmer
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Looking to buy a reusable hand warmer? It's COLD out there right now. Should you work outside or be braving an early morning commute at the moment, you're going to need more than gloves. Or, perhaps you are buying a hand warmer as a gift for someone you know needs one? We can help either way. We've found five cute buys that'll be sure to make them smile. These can all be used over... and over... and over... again!

From chemical hand warmers to electric ones that'll need to be charged and ones you can pop in a microwave, here are our top (cute) picks. These also make a great stocking filler!

Head to our dedicated Christmas page for all things festive – from gifts to food and drink and lovely decor ideas.

1. A microwaveable avocado hand warmer that can fit in your pocket

Huggable Avocado Handwarmer

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Huggable Avocado Handwarmer | £9 at Urban Outfitters (opens in new tab)
Okay so we'll have 10 of these, please. Super cute and they can fit in your pocket, all you need to do is pop it in the microwave before you head out of the house. You can get llama ones and more...

2. A Christmas pudding hand warmer for the kids

Tinc Christmas Pudding Plush Hand Warmer

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Tinc Christmas Pudding Plush Hand Warmer | £6 at John Lewis & Partners (opens in new tab)
This super cute pink Christmas pudding hand warmer is a great buy for kids who are spending a lot of time outside to see friends – as per COVID-19 restrictions. This chemical hand warmer features a stainless steel disc inside that you'll need to click in order to heat it up.

3. A rechargeable hand warmer that doubles as a phone charger

WOHOOH Hand Warmers Rechargeable

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WOHOOH Hand Warmers Rechargeable | £16.99 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
A hand warmer that doubles as a phone charger is definitely something we can get on board with. It heats up fast and you can control its temperature, it comes in three colours and it has a battery life of up to eight hours.

4. A 3-pack of festive eco-friendly wheat hand warmers

Charlotte Macey Christmas Baubles Wheat Hand Warmers

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Charlotte Macey Christmas Baubles Wheat Hand Warmers | £18 at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab)
A lovely gift idea, these Christmas hand warmers are eco-friendly with a linen and cotton outer – they are filled with dried wheat. Simply pop in the microwave to warm up, or in the freezer to use as an ice pack. Choose from red or green, and they come gift wrapped.

5. Four love heart hand warmers for instant warmth

HeatRepeat Instant Hand Warmers

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HeatRepeat Instant Hand Warmers | £9.95 at Amazon (opens in new tab)
This cute love heart hand warmer comes in a pack of four, and, simply enough, you just press the disc inside to get them to heat up. They stay warm for around 20 minutes, and to reuse you just need to heat them in hot water until the crystals turn to liquid. Eco-friendly as they are made from non-toxic sodium acetate, too...

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Annie Collyer
Deputy Ecommerce Editor

Annie is our Deputy Ecommerce Editor at Real Homes, with her particular area of expertise being home fragrance (there isn't a candle out there that she hasn't lit in her home). She's our guru when it comes to what to buy, when — and also where. She has years of experience when it comes to finding deals — Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday or not — and she particularly loves finding a bargain. With some of her favorite homeware pieces coming from Amazon, she's always looking for budget-friendly alternatives and dupes, as well as eco-friendly products to help her on her recent journey to being more sustainable at home. There's nothing she loves more than her Pug, Doug, and a bargain thrift shop find (yes, she once thrifted a brand new Le Creuset pan). Next up on her to-do list at home: DIY crittall-style doors...