Where to buy retro backpacks by Fjallraven.

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 […]

The perfect Christmas present; Mini Kanken Fjallraven

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 […]

Backpack for School from Fjallraven

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 […]

Re-Kånken backpack Fjällräven take Sustainable Design one step further

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.

Scandinavian Cool Backpacks for Nursery and School

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.

Dry and Comfortable with Stylish wind and waterproof Rainwear

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 […]

Back to School -are you ready? Our best tips for a soft start!

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 […]

Children’s Fashion for Spring Summer 14 at Little Fashion Gallery

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 […]