Category Archives: Christmas

Scandinavian Advent Calendars and Inspiration for 24 Calendar Gifts

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From hand and home made reindeer advent calendars to gorgeous and multifunctional gift calendars, like the popular pixy house Advent Calendar. Regardless of which one you choose, if you haven’t already started gathering tons of tiny gifts, let alone create the calendar, then this might be a good time to start.

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The White Company presents a Scandi Chic Christmas for 2014

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Winter greens, snow white, sparkly silver and that cozy dash of red. There was chunky knits, wrapped up presents, ginger bread men and mulled wine when The White Company hosted their press event at exclusive Rosewood House in London last night, and… It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas!

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Christmas Wreaths to make, Scandinavian style

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Making your own Christmas wreath could be easier than you’d think it would be. Plan a design, a colour scheme and in general keep it simple. Here’s a few ideas.
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Silly on a Sunday Dance Pony Dance for Christmas

Socks, the moonwalking shetland pony, is once again in the limelight. Filmed during 10 days with the backdrop of the spectacular Shetland Islands scenery of this unique and magical part of the world, the Dance Pony Dance Christmas is rated as top 6 Christmas campaigns in the UK this year. While we’ve heard that Socks ful mane might have some extensions, and that there’s a chance that some of the pony’s moonwalking is computer-assisted, the scenic landscape is all real.

Really silly on a Sunday. But we love Socks and his dance to Fleetwood Mac’s “Everywhere”. Last Christmas the Nidar advert were among our favourite. What’s your favourite ad for Christmas this year?

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Danish Christmas decoration by Jette Frölich Design

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Jette Frölich Design is truly magical Scandinavian Christmas decoration. The Danish designer has since 1966 designed paper mobiles. Then her beautiful design was discovered and featured by the acclaimed Danish interior magazine “Bo Bedre” -and the decoration adventure took off…
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The Trafalgar Square Christmas tree lighting ceremony 2013

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The much anticipated annual family event is nearly here… For many Londoners the lightning ceremony of the Norwegian Christmas tree and the carol singing in Trafalgar Square is the very first sign of Christmas.
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