This coming weekend is the first Sunday in Advent and many homes will soon be decorated for the festive season ahead. To help getting you in the Christmas decorating mood we thought we’d share the beautiful, muted and oh-so lovely Nordic Christmas decoration from Danish design brand Ferm Living.
First Sunday in Advent in 2011 is the 27th of November. In Scandinavia it’s still very much a tradition with Advent candelholders and lid a light every Sunday in advent with the family. We wrote about Advent and Advent candelholders last year too.
Do you have your Advent candleholder ready? You can easily make one, with an old bread tin, some fir or pine tree branches and cones and 4 Christmas Church Candles. Here’s a small selection on Scandinavian advent candleholders for your inspiration.
The advent candle, to be found in most Scandinavian homes during the advent time, is four candles placed in the ‘adventsstake’, a tray or candleholder.