Little Scandinavian

All things trendy from Scandinavia for kids and families

The meaning and importance of Christmas in 2014

by Scandinavian dad

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Is Christmas really a shopping galore and a 10 step process to a successful holiday we can tick off before embarking on another year? Would more material things and luxury goods, foods and drinks really be what we need to be able to celebrate the holiday. With changing times, is this really what Christmas is all about in 2014?

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How to Style Christmas with the White Company

by Scandinavian mum

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The White Company is a go to destination for furniture, home interior, accessories and clothing. The quality as well as the simplicity of the design are reasons why you keep returning to this ‘all white’ delight go a lifestyle store. So we were very exited to be asked if we wanted to join in on their festive challenge, How to Style Christmas.

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A Scandinavian Advent Home – Interior Inspiration

by Scandinavian dad

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I read an article yesterday in Evening Standard with the tag line ‘Bring back Advent’, that by celebrating Christmas throughout December the actual day becomes less special. In Scandinavia Advent is still a special time, where we prepare and wait for the holiday to come. It’s also reflected in how we decorate our home for Advent.

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1st Sunday in Advent Scandinavian style

by Scandinavian mum

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It’s the 1st Sunday in Advent; we’ve enjoyed visiting Christmas markets, seeing the Christmas lights being lid in our town centre as well as the first Advent Candle at home. 48 small presents have been wrapped up, and we are just about to launch the Little Scandinavian Advent Calendar with 24 amazing presents for you!

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