Autumn Style; Women’s Knitwear and Oversized Jumpers

Autumn style for women; best busy of the season when it comes to soft knitwear and cozy oversized jumpers to snuggle up in. All you need to add is a fireplace, hot chocolate in a mug and loved ones to surround yourself with to create the perfect Autumn bliss. Or as we say in Scandinavia; Hygge. This post was per request; someone who I'm connected with on Twitter asked for advice. So here goes,...

Ylur, Icelandic Children’s Clothing in the Softest Alpaca Wool

'Ylur' means warmth in Icelandic and what better name for a brand that creates children's clothing in the softest Alpaca wool!? The design has a contemporary touch yet inspired by centuries with Nordic knitting traditions. And within the growing slow fashion movement, each garment is both designed and handmade in Iceland. Ancient history of knitting is finding new life in Reykjavik, as young...

Minimalisma timeless childrenswear, for when comfort counts.

Although it's only August, you can feel there's a new coolness in the air, with Autumn just around the corner. I therefor thought it would be nice to draw your attention to a small but oh so lovely Nordic children's wear brand who specialise in premium natural materials for comfort and durability in a minimalistic, timeless design. Minimalisma was founded in Denmark in 2011 by Maja Akraberg. She...

Children’s wool clothing, from basics to fashionable knitwear

Mamaowl is a London based online shop offering a great range of organic, natural wool clothing for babies and children. In addition there's a beautiful collection of indoor shoes as well as high quality wooden toys. The Icelandic children's cardigan as seen above is from super trendy danish designer Mads Nørgaard, a brand know to combine traditional knitting patterns and design with a...

Northern Lights children’s cape with knitting pattern

I don't normally post twice a day! But when I found the pattern for this adorable Nordic style must have knitwear, the Northern Lights Cape by Asami Kawa, I just had to share it immediately with you. The hooded Northern Lights Cape is for a babies and toddlers, with the example as seen above in blue and white. I think I'd prefer subtle shades of grey and white instead. Anyway, it's a unisex...