Hygge and More

I’ve been writing about hygge for the past few weeks but I would like to introduce you to three new Scandinavian concepts that are popular and getting a lot of attention. Hygge is from Denmark and is roughly translated as cozy. It is about finding places, people, things, foods that make you feel cozy. A… More Hygge and More

Hygge and Light: Part 2

Meik Wiking, the hygge master, says: “Lighting is not just about candles. Danes are obsessed by lighting in general….Danes select lamps carefully and place them strategically to create soothing pools of light.” As indicated in last weeks post, light is essential for a hygge atmosphere. There is the warm glow of a candle but also lamps that… More Hygge and Light: Part 2