Reader of Little Scandinavian asks: I have recently discovered Swedish brand Fjallraven (makers of outdoor equipment) do really cool backpacks for kids in great colours. However, the only place I can find to buy them is through J Crew in the USA and they don’t ship to the UK. Do you know of any companies […]
Every generation of Scandinavian kids have worn Fjällräven’s Kanken since it debuted in 1978. One look at its simple, classic design and it’s no surprise that it remains popular today. Great for school, day trips or toting around toys, it makes a wonderful, built-to-last companion for both kids and adults We think this cool and […]
Swedish company Fjällräven was founded in 1950 when the founder, Åke Nordin, created a backpack frame that would later revolutionize the world of outdoors. Since then, the product line has expanded to include not only backpacks but also tents, sleeping bags and clothing. The durable and lightweight backpack “mini Kånken” is perfect for school. Large […]
Superb quality to make it long lasting and sustainable is no longer enough… The new Re-Kånken has been launched, made from one single yarn of recycled plastic bottles. Spin dyed to use less water, energy and chemicals. Ready to be used, travelled and loved. And in the distant future recycled again.
Why not look for timeless classics and unique finds this Christmas? Let this list of Christmas Gift Ideas for boys and girls, regardless of age and with a price range inspire you to get a head start on your Christmas shopping.
Stand out rom the crowd with these children’s backpacks, ideal for Back to School. The Kanken by Fjallraven is perhaps the most sought after backpack for children and teens in the UK at the moment. But there are more practical school bags from Scandinavia you should be looking out for.
Unisex and sporty or stylish and cute the choice is yours! The main thing is to stay warm and dry on rainy days. We’ve selected a few children’s rain jackets, hats and boots. Look out for brands such as Helly Hansen, Fjallraven, Isbjörn of Sweden, Mini a Ture, Mini Roidini, CelaVi, Pale Cloud and Ver […]
Sorry to break it to you but the Summer holiday is coming towards an end and before you know it’s that time of the year again, when they are completely out of sizes in the school uniform section and the shoe fitting queue is beyond horrendous. Well, this is a little heads up to avoid […]
Sweden’s National Day ‘Svenska Flaggans Dag’ has been celebrated since 1916 and it has been an official Swedish public holiday since 2005. We’ll be celebrating by sharing our favourite things, what we love about Sweden!
little fashion gallery ss14 by thescandinavianmum on Polyvore Browsing through the news at Little Fashion gallery is like unveiling your childhood Summer wardrobe, after a long winter, all over again. It’s comfortable styles in soft cotton and bright Spring colours, sneakers and leather sandals. Favourite garments such as the jumpsuit and golden ballerinas are of […]