Mid Summer Celebration Ideas

How to celebrate Mid Summer Midsummer Day is celebrated during a weekend between June 20 and 26. Its origins are in the celebration of the summer solstice. Scandinavian Midsummer is a celebration of nature, life and fertility. Many of the traditions are connected with magic and myths, one which is a saying that if a girl picked …

Iglo+Indi is closing down

First mentioned here on the blog in 2011, the Icelandic brand Iglo Kids Clothing was founded by the talented designer Helga Olafsdóttir and her friend Lovisa Olafsdottir back in 2008. The founder and head designer, Helga, had studied fashion in Copenhagen, London and Milan, before working on the very first clothing line for the Danish …

Best shopping in Copenhagen

Besides the colourful port of Nyhavn, the amusing Tivoli Gardens, the bicycling and experiencing ‘hygge’ first hand, Copenhagen is a destination in itself for excellent shopping. From vintage and minimaslistic design to independent and high end luxury fashion brands, all within walking distance in the quaint Nordic capital. However, to truly discover the coolness and …

Nordic Interior Design Trends for 2019

Muted grey has been popular in the Nordics but recently, warmer tones have begun to enter the minimalistic landscape. Tactility, imperfection and a pale flush of colour is regarded to be the main interior design trends for 2019. Read on! As with fashion, the trend for the home is a clear nudge towards the 70’s with …