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It's a well-known fact, that Scandinavians love - we mean LOVE - the colour black when it comes to fashion. Neither long winters nor cold winds, that might call for muted outfit choices, can really...
Graduation time is here! All over the world students are putting on their graduation caps, ready to jump into their future with a smile on their face. Much like a little guy, we know; the Hoptimist...
Pairing up in style is always fun, and some friends take that a step further by matching up their outfits - is it by design or by accident? We don't care; we just love it.
You just pop in to shop and browse for a minute - but once you enter Won Hundred's flagship store in Østergade, Copenhagen, you kind of don't feel like leaving again. The stunning store is...
Prepare to dive into three examples of Danish-designed floating architecture, from a sea bath to container student housing in Copenhagen’s inner harbour. Cool, fluctuating functionality and...
Summer is the season for travel and tourism, and we know you're thinking about exploring the world in equal parts functional comfort and impeccable style - in the true Scandi fashion. We're going for...
Fresh Icelandic ingredients interpreted in innovative ways is what's on the menu at Dill Restaurant in Reykjavik - the first ever Icelandic restaurant to receive one of the coveted Michelin stars....
Eric Landon moves like a sorcerer at the potter’s wheel. His hands glide along a shapeless ball of clay until a familiar form emerges: a cylindrical vase or a beehive-like vessel. This is the...
This weekend will be all about fun, sun, and flower crowns in Sweden. Summer Solstice is here, and the Swedes turn that into one of the biggest parties of the year, Midsommar. It starts today and...
Danish furniture designers have always been notoriously fascinated with chairs; and that has resulted in some truly amazing designs that are absolute classics today.
Conscious design is filling up our homes. These days interiors need to be more than just aesthetically appealing; they have to be considerate towards the World and its natural resources.
If you think white clothes are mostly dull and lacklustre - think again. It's all about how you dress it up or down. These Copenhagen girls know how to add a lack of colour to their outfit and stand...
Bucket bags are all the rage these days, and we have found our favourite one - the Siena Nubuck bag from Whyred in its beautiful shade of turquoise that sends us dreaming to the Caribbean sea. The...
When considering the edgy, fashion-forward footwear they put out, it might be hard to believe that Copenhagen-based Gardenia is actually somewhat of an old-timer - 76 years of age to be exact. And...
It's a strange summer in Copenhagen, and we're eating it up. Come with us on our fashionable tour(ist) de force around the Danish capital, where we gulp up ice cream by The Little Mermaid, chow down...
These days there are hugs galore in Oslo! The iconic fashion district in the heart of Oslo, Promenaden, have been invaded by colourful happiness with the art project #HUGLIFE. Colossal floating teddy...
We think wall shelves should be more than just functional storage, but a playful and original way to decorate and display colours and textures through small items like books or vases. The...
Impeccable style and not a minute to spare - these four fashion standouts caught our eye on the busy shopping streets of Copenhagen.
Melting together time-honoured craftsmanship and modern aesthetics, award-winning sculptor Alasdair Thomson uses his incredible talent for stone carving to portray contemporary life. He does...
We know, you guys are looking forward to strutting your stuff at this summers festivals. This season it's time to challenge your inner bad boy and wear an outfit that will get you all the looks.
A new Scandi brand is transforming streetwear into art, literally. ARTiiG by Nature just launched their first limited edition collection of hoodies and sweatshirt, that all have prints from artist...
Anarchy, anxiety and apprehension. Danish punk-rock band Iceage knows how to translate the dark edges of today’s society into musical art that pushes all boundaries and is earning them fame all...
The sun is out, and the weather is warm. Fresh clothes, sunglasses and airy shoes is all we can think about when getting ready to go out and seize the day. Not just whichever pair of airy shoes...
When you visit Copenhagen, you will come across a lot of different houseboats if you are near Sluseholmen, Ved Slusen, Havneholmen or Islands Brygge. DANISH visited Lisbeth and Laust on their...
Great music, wild parties, awesome outfits… the festival season is on! And we need the perfect outfit for living the party in style, while challenging our inner dancing queen and let our body...
Sleek minimalism that stands out, the Grand Cru series from Rosendahl is the kind of classic design that can be called timeless. Glasses, carafes, storage jars alike, the simple silhouette with...
Once a humble street party, Distortion has in its 20th year grown into a massive festival, that completely take over the streets of Copenhagen with massive crowds and alluring beats.
Everyone knows that style is a powerful word in the Scandi countries. From fashion to decor, Scandis have an eye for design, but this creativity explodes through all the senses, and musicians have...
We're always on the hunt for a new, clean cut statement T-shirt - and they don't come any better than this cooler than the rest Layne Print Tee from always on point Won Hundred. The combo of the...
Being at one with nature requires the perfect summer dress. Step into the sun with us.
Montana is the legacy of Peter J. Lassen. The Danish furniture designer came up with the company's signature shelving system in 1982. He based the design on the philosophy that every addition to the...
There is no doubt that street art, grafitti and underground run in the veins of Niels Gundtoft, the man behind our favourite new-kid-on-the-block brand, HÆRVÆRK (meaning "vandalism"). His...
Most people probably connect Carlsberg with the green bottle, but for those of you who wish to broaden your perspective on how this brand initially wanted to influence people with something other...
Look snatching on the street or snuggle up tight in one of these banging hoodies. We've got colour, class and a little bit of wildlife vibe for you with these picks.
If we know one thing about Scandinavians is that they love their festivals, more specifically music festivals. The summer season is jam-packed with all sorts of different festivals, offering...
The summer breeze brought us these three stylish ladies in downtown Copenhagen - a little bit formal and a little bit romantic, utterly chic and beautiful!
The world's best restaurant on numerous occasions, multiple Michelin stars and a reputation for serving some of the planet's most cutting-edge cuisine - Noma in Copenhagen has quite the resume.
It's time to show our fathers some love and appreciation! Father's Day is just around the corner, and we think all dads deserve to get spoiled with these truly great gifts from the best Scandi...
No words are really needed, the fantastic Foxy Fox Slippers from Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur speak for themselves. The light, durable slippers adorned with high-quality fox fur ooze of comfy cool and...
Blur straight lines, go beyond comfortable boundaries - why settle with thinking outside the box, when you have the power to shatter it?
It's the perfect gift, an ideal vessel for the morning coffee, an exemplary expression of quaint Swedish farm kitchen style - and the embodiment of "hygge"! Basically, you can't go wrong with an Elsa...
We're spinning wild with sustainable fashion energy after the recent Copenhagen Fashion Summit. And we can’t stop thinking about all the Scandi brands that impressed during the event; going...
This look makes us feel like picking strawberries in a field, putting them in champagne, and then go dancing all summer long. The Fleur Anglaise top and skirt combine into the sweetest two-piece...
Some girls just ooze with fashion surplus and could-care-less attitude. We couldn't help but stop these spectacular ladies for three über cool photo ops.
If you want to be fashionable, you’ve got to go green! A true fashion revolution is happening. The stylish green dream of dressing chic while also sustainable is now a reality, thanks to the...
When it comes to denim more is more and less is just not enough. We've gathered some sweet inspiration for you, in case you're also feeling like dressing in homage to denim-on-denim.
When Cecilia Xinyu Zhang was invited to study design in Scandinavia, the decision to leave her native China was easy. “I was attracted to something so exotic and different from what I was used...
Maybe you are one of those who gets excited when you encounter an interesting piece of furniture. We’ve talked to a design historian and a housing researcher to dig deeper into this fascination...
We're delighted to just sit and count the hours when it involves looking at this stunning marble clock. The signature sharp, yet soft drop shape of AYTM's Stilla collection is pure perfection when...
Even though the calendar reads May, it feels like summer in Copenhagen - these three shining ladies charmed us on the street with their laid back summer styles.
Some fashion items are want-to-have, others need-to-have. A great pair of sneaks definitely falls into the second category! Wether you're into sleek minimalism or statement street, we got you covered...
Fine art or fashion photo? The two are often the same in the world of Vogue. The exhibition Vogue - Like a Painting pays homage to that fact, showing 60 stunning examples of fashion photography that...
Rock 'n' Roll style is always present in our hearts - and this Fourteen Denim Jacket from Won Hundred makes them flutter with excitement.
Come rain or shine, trust that we'll never let the weather get in the way of excellent style.
Where do you find a pair of sneakers, that are vibing perfectly of street, sleek and Scandi at the same time? Thomas Refdahl and Kasper Rasmussen couldn't find an answer to that question, so they...
We have found gold! Or not, but it definitely feels like it. A perfect fitted shirt is an absolute wardrobe basic, and it is hard to get one as cool as this one; accompanied by ruffles and either...
Oh, how we love the classics; especially when they come with a twist. Few fashions items can boast of being as iconic as the trench coat, and these three amazing looking ladies are rocking stunning...
The time is right for serving chilled wine in the sun, and so the time is right for Fia. This unique carafe from Design House Stockholm sets the tone and adds a cheeky elegance to the table setting....
What Brand? is the question that answers all your prayers for the perfect pair of jeans - you know, those utopian jeans, that look amazing, never lose their fit, and are super comfortable. Because of...
Materiality takes a whole new meaning in the three-dimensional pieces created by Danish artist Tove Storch.
Using ordinary materials, she creates breathtaking installations and sculptures that can...
All mothers deserve to get spoiled for Mother's Day! We think these fantastic design items say "I love you" - each in their own special way.
Time to spoil our mothers for Mother's Day! We promise these stunning items from Scandinavia's top fashion brands will make them feel gorgeous and appreciated.
Few restaurants pair dining experience with exceptional interior design as well as Tako. The Stockholm-based restaurant recently opened in the rooms of a former flamboyant nightclub. Decadence meets...
Lars Eller is one of the biggest stars Danish ice hockey has ever had. Right now the Ice Hockey World Championship is going down in Denmark, and we think a stylish introduction to this incredible...
Proper and pretty some of the time, and up for some trouble most of the time. That about sums up the vibe we're getting off the Lottie Shirt Dress. Designers Remix expertly pairs farm girl stripes,...
We can never get enough of meeting confident ladies with impeccable street style. These three beautiful blonds master the art of amping up and personalising a casual outfit.
We've been spinning the colour wheel and have landed on a great collection of the most popping accessories! These will take any outfit from fine to fantastic.
We've got the hots for a classy new acquaintance. The streamlined thermos, from Rosendahl's immaculate Grand Cru-series, pairs our favourite minimalist design with flawless functionality. The Grand...
Sustainability is trending like never before, and creating sustainable fashion has become a factor all brands have to consider. For Swedish newcomer WACAY (Weekend Adventure Company) it's the very...
Dare to stand out, to be bold and uncompromisingly stylish. The art of colour-blocking is one for the brave and the confident. Time to throw timid to the wind and get inspired!
When satisfaction was elusive, Ann Ringstrand departed from the fashion industry and her ready-to-wear label, Hope. Designing wasn’t as easy to leave behind, however. Ringstrand coupled a...
Feel like singing in the rain, vibing with classic cool, or turning heads in fashion-forward style? Whatever your warm weather mood dictates, we (literally) got you covered!
Summer is coming and with that long, late dinners in the garden with our favourite people. We think it's entirely fitting to give casual dining a stylish boost and plan to mix simple salads with...
Spring time always brings out the best of the boys! We caught some stylish guys with great style on the inner city streets.
If you are passionate about art, you should not miss Oslo's fantastic Astrup Fearnley Museum. It houses one of Norway’s most comprehensive private collections of contemporary works.
Adding a touch of deluxe to everyday wear just makes everything a little bit better. For that, we're absolutely mad about the Ava Jacket from always on point Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur - Ava is this...
Apr 24, 2018
Whether it’s the lines that form a lamp or the lines formed by the tiles on the floor, there is a pattern in the designs, serving as a designer’s signature. Danish design companies Anour...
It's probably the accessory we look at more times than any other, so naturally, our wristwatch needs to be just about perfect. Sometimes we're in the mood for a classic vibe, others for a more street...
Peek in on the latest Skandiastyle photo shoot, behind the scenes.
Immaculate design and impeccable craftsmanship are keywords to why monkeys, birds and beyond have become some of the most famous items in Danish design history.
A girl can never have too many heels - at least if they're both stunning and comfortably constructed. That is exactly what the HOPE Pim Mule Boot deliver, ready to be that perfect pair of shoes to...
You probably heard of tapas, but how about Sapas? The latter is a Finnish version of the traditional Spanish meal, but instead of chorizo and calamari you get trout sausage and pickled herring - and...
One Scandinavian fashion brand that is not afraid of colour is Baum und Pferdgarten. We asked Founders and Creative Directors Rikke Baum and Helle Hestehave to guide us to the most colourful...
We're looking to add some edgy elegance to the home decor, and this Solum side table is just what we need. AYTM has once again elevated interior design to and art form with this stunning piece.
Not many people know fur like Lone Olsen knows fur. She is the beginning and the end of the luxurious material's journey in any Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur design.
Our obsession with white for spring continues! Here are some gorgeous picks for you to get that chic, colourless Scandi style.
Express your individuality through a statement shirt. The HOPE Shade Shirt has the most unique collage print and looks equally attractive on girls and guys.
Get covered in flowers, stripes and checks from head to toe. It's all about busy fabrics this season.
Scandi love their black outfits, and these cool street stylers know how to rock the look.
A tasty menu where Swedish ingredients are mixed with classic French cuisine is not the only reason to get curious about Le Rouge. The Stockholm-based restaurant's interior alone makes it well worth...
We are kind of obsessed with wearing white and light for spring! Here is our top pick for you to get that cool, colourless Scandi style.
Time to dress up the kitchen with some great Scandi design. The pretty Nanna Ditzel Storage Jar from Rosendahl is both elegant and functional - it's design that lasts a lifetime.
When you are looking for a genuine art encounter in Finland, HAM (Helsinki Art Museum) is the place you don’t want to miss. With their immense collection of over 9,000 pieces in various art...
If you think a wristwatch is a cold thing only good for telling time - think again. Danish watch-brand About Vintage pours passion and meaning into every timepiece and lets you feel it.
Bring thrills into your wardrobe with this delicious leopard-print top from FWSS that is equal parts fun and fierce.
We wandered the inner city streets and spotted some cool couples with unique and chic style.
Invite this soft cutie to your sofa for company, comfort and a little bit of everyday "hygge". Design House Stockholm's Knot Cushion always puts a smile on our faces and will probably do the same for...
It might first and foremost be known for it's three Michelin starred nouvelle Nordic Cuisine, but Geranium also caters to more than your taste buds. The interior design of the Copenhagen-based...
It's impossible not to get lost in the beauty of Nobis Hotel Copenhagen.
Colour, size and function - there is hardly a limit to those choices when it comes to the incredible module shelving system from Montana.
Uncompromising colour-match or magnificent contrast? Great accessorising is nothing less than a fashion art form.
The one colour that cannot be ignored during the current holiday season in Scandinavia! Yellow baby chickens, Easter eggs, and decorations for the Easter lunch table compete with the colour of the...
Camouflage and military references seem to never go out of style.
Streamlined, classic and Scandi chic - these ladies are all about getting things done and looking good doing it.
ART & DESIGN
Mar 23, 2018
This time we are headed to Oslo for a tour of Norway's only restaurant with three Michelin stars - not to taste their acclaimed cuisine, but to breath in the atmosphere and get a feel for the...
ART & DESIGN
Mar 22, 2018
For those of us who like to be visually challenged by exciting photography, the museum Fotografiska in Stockholm is the place to go!
Spring time makes us want to break out the light colors and walk the streets in white. We found some great shoes for you, if you want to join in on the pale vibe.
Time to spoil our homes with some spring atmosphere. The beautiful 2 Lips Vase from iconic design house Holmgaard is just the thing for that.
Some people speak, listen and think colours, and most designers are passionate about the use of colours in a design. Whether they work mainly in black and white or their design is filled with...
We've been searching the streets again! And this time we found some amazing looking Scandis, that all know how to rock beige pieces in very different, but equally awesome ways.
Now you see me; now you don't. Go incognito (and look fantastic) in these gorgeous getups.
Looking to shine this season? The Bryna metallic jacket from Baum und Pferdgarten will do the trick.
ART & DESIGN
Mar 16, 2018
The perfect dining experience is not all about what's on the plate, it's only complete if the setting is just right.
Finnish design is usually always connected with Helsinki, but the old capital Turku should not be neglected when looking for some truly unique Finnish design. These three brands are definitely...
ART & DESIGN
Mar 15, 2018
Oslo is transforming into an exciting metropolis with emerging contemporary architectures. It has not been many years since the Norwegian capital first started sprouting interesting new buildings,...
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds. That is obvious when getting to know the stylish wooden Songbird created by Danish design icon Kay Bojesen.
We've got the blues, but we're not feeling down at all! Go cute, cool or quirky with these fantastic spring styles.
Adrian Soelberg couldn't find the perfect T-shirt, so he decided to make his own - and ended up building a fashion brand around it. The self taught designer debuted Randy on the runway in 2016 and is...
Which colour screams spring more than a perfect, pretty pink?
Update your everyday moments with a hand-painted Alphabet mug from Royal Copenhagen.
"In the middle of nowhere" takes on the best possible meaning with Hotel Búðir in Iceland.
Every day is Women's Day at House of Dagmar where celebrating the strong female is always key. That is truer than ever this season, as the successful Swedish brand pays homage to all women with the...
We are so excited for International Women's Day! And to celebrate we had a talk with a woman we find truly inspiring - and asked her to introduce us to some other truly inspiring women.
Oh springtime, you are finally with us! We can't wait to jump into lighter clothes and happy colors. Here are your Skandiastyle pics for some great seasonal looks.
Illuminate your space with the stunning AYTM Grasil candle holder, and invite some Danish hygge to the quiet nights.
It is not hard to catch the fashionable Nordic mix & match looks, while we are walking down the shopping street in central Copenhagen.
At SuperShe Island there is a strict no-men-allowed rule.
How do you keep warm and still look fresh during spring time? We at Skandiastyle have made a selection to help you look energetic and stylish all at once.
Every designer wants to create the perfect chair, and Danish ones are not an exception.
Imagine sleeping under the moon and stars, surrounded by the northern lights, all these extraordinary views display clearly in your eyes during the night- at glass igloos, Hotel Kakslauttanen.
ART & DESIGN
Feb 27, 2018
The minute you set down your suitcase upon entering a hotel lobby, all of your senses register atmosphere and ambience. Warm or hot? Cozy or not? A lot of this has to do with how the lighting looks...
When you think of Norway, you might name all those north wonders like amazing snowy mountains, fjords, and forests. And cool urban life is probably not the first thing that comes to your mind?
It's beginning to feel like springtime. And what better way to welcome the season than with fresh flowers in every room?
Counting stars from Guide Michelin has become almost like national sport in the North.
It's time to whip out the springtime jackets, and we love, that the bomber trend just seems to be growing stronger!
The New Nordic wave has been around for a few years now, but to define what New Nordic is, we need to take a closer look at Nordic landscapes, such as deep blue water, wide-open spaces, cold...
Mmm, that long-awaited New Years vacation is probably feeling good right about now. It's all about reloading, hanging out with family and friends, playing games, maybe even getting your "hygge" on.
This Black Lid Carafe from Rosendahl has become insanely popular because of its clean-cut design and practical function.
Some designers tiptoe on the line of visual art with such finesse, that you can not help but wonder: Does this fit in the realm of the runway or the gallery?
We snapped our editorial models, while they were still off duty - street style de luxe!
Waking up to the stunning nature, feeling like a forest dweller - at Juvet Landscape Hotel you have the peaceful time to sit back and contemplate, while at the same time getting a once-in-a-lifetime...
Want your home to be just a little more interesting and show your individual style? The unique and eye-catching AYTM Unity tray will get the job done with great impact.
You know the Scandis love their black outfits. We found three cases of über cool for you during Copenhagen Fashion Week.
To celebrate Chinese New Year, Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur and Skandiastyle are launching 12 brand new adorable Zodiac Charms for good fortunes and blessings.
We wish you the best of luck and prosperity in the new year!
According to Christian, Josefine and he met at a bar. But according to Josefine, that is a big fat lie!
We're so ready for the new year - and we want to fill it with happiness, love, fun and good luck.
Nothing is more romantic than waking up to a sunrise by the seaside, and that is exactly what Ystad Saltsjöbad offers - along with every thinkable treatment for body and soul.
We know, you want to look impressive for that special Valentine's date - and we're here to help. Here are your Skandiastyle picks for three great garments, that will take your outfit to the next...
Forget about having a clothing crises before your Valentine's date. You can be sure of success with these stunning picks from the brand new Skandiastyle collection.
Time spent with your loved one is time well spent. And what better way to express that than with a beautiful, timeless watch for your Valentine?
To say that Marika and Philip are "meant to be" is somewhat of an understatement.
Valentine's Day is all about relishing in the love you share with your partner every other day of the year.
If you find yourself in Danish Capital these days, you will be amazed by a thousand meter long green laser beam lighting up the dark winter sky.
Three Scandi men, three totally different looks - we found some stylish guys at the Revolver fair during Copenhagen Fashion Week.
Soon we'll be celebrating The Year of the Dog with explosion of lights and sounds.
It's the cutest and coolest floor cushion, we've ever seen!
Designers Remix ruled the Fashion Week runway with an homage to tartan and the 80es working girl.
There is no questioning, that Baum und Pferdgarten keep true to inherent values and aesthetics in their AW18 show.
Oh, so many cool and casual must-haves - the collection that Norwegian Holzweiler showed on Wednesday is making us want next winter to be THIS winter!
A taste of Mexico in Denmark
Hærværk, Han Kjøbenhavn and Uniforms for the Dedicated conquered this weeks Copenhagen Fashion Week runway in three very different, but very impressive ways.
Copenhagen Fashion Week was opened by always amazing Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur.
Three upcoming designers kicked of Copenhagen Fashion Week with impressive shows.
It was as usual a complete satisfaction to witness both Veronica B. Vallenes and Tom Wood's collections at Oslo Runway.
There was no stomping the runway, when Cala Jade showed their Autumn/Winter '18 accessories at Oslo Runway.
It's like opening the door to a fully stocked and über cool candy store.
ART & DESIGN
Jan 29, 2018
How to light up the darkest of winter days.
We're falling in love all over again!
hey are just too cute and so Scandi - and literally made with the sole purpose of making you smile.
Four young designers were the ones to kick off the AW18 shows in Sweden.
ART & DESIGN
Jan 25, 2018
Three Helsinki museums and galleries that compel anything but a quick getaway.
We need to give a shout out to these two inspiring collections. Swedish star brands Totême and Rodebjer absolutely killed it with their Autumn/Winter '18 shows during Fashion Week Stockholm.
A tight silhouette through and through, fierce shoulders and emphasized waists - the Autumn/Winter '18 collection HOPE showed for Fashion Week Stockholm on Tuesday features a clean and strong vision.
"Vulnerable Yet Invincible" is the strong and inspiring title of House of Dagmar's 2018 Autumn/Winter collection, that was revealed Monday at Fashion Week Stockholm.
You might not think Paul McCartney and Renaissance paintings have much to do with each other...
Sleek and stunningly minimalistic as ever - the AW18 collection from Filippa K ended the first day of Fashion Week Stockholm.
Iconic. Retro. Contemporary. Intellectual. Funky. Fierce...
The tools of a Nordic chef’s trade.
Want to make the most out of your home space for a clean and simple look, and to keep all your arts displayed and books organized?
It's practically been nothing but up, up, up for Danish fashion duo Tonsure since the brand was founded back in 2013.
ART & DESIGN
Jan 16, 2018
The 2017 World Design Rankings are out, and the Scandinavian countries are doing quite good for themselves.
ART & DESIGN
Jan 16, 2018
It's hard to believe that this place is actually real. Above the Polar Circle in Sweden a breathtakingly beautiful and out of this world hotel exists.
Everyone has to have that one pair of really great sneaks (at least...). And it doesn't really get any better than the Ravens from ARKK.
We love skirts! A-lines for twirling, minis for long leggy days, pencils for sleek confidence and pleats for feeling pretty.
Every once in a while we feel like getting a little spacey. And what could be a more perfect outfit for that than the Murry Space design from Whyred?
You know how some people say, they don't care what others think of them - but in reality it's all they think about?
We need to act sustainably, now more than ever.
Wondering where to keep all those amazing fashion and interior design magazines, you love to flip through while relaxing on the couch?
ART & DESIGN
Jan 10, 2018
Distorted and eery looking humans snarling from their canvas homes are the trademark of world renowned Danish artist Michael Kvium.
The line between art and fashion is a fine one when entering the world of Hærværk.
Nothing is more mysterious and beautiful than the wonders of Arctic nature.
The uplifting tale of The Ugly Duckling is one of the most appreciated from the hands of Danish godfather of fairy-tales, Hans Christian Andersen.
Icy winds and dropping temperature is no excuse to stay inside! It is however an excuse to get into some gorgeous winter and outer wear.
Scandinavian fashion isn't always about muted colors and straight lines. For one of the most successful brands in all of Scandinavia it's actually quite the opposite.
2017 was the year the fanny pack came back into play as a stylish accessory - it simply went from fashion faux pas to fierce must-have.
Ever had trouble finding a bag, that can contain all your everyday essentials while at the same time being comfortable AND stylish?
Copenhagen turns 850 in 2017. We take a stroll through the centuries to showcase some of the historical highlights of the city.
When January gets a little to grey and somber, we know of nothing better than to jump into a colorful outfit.
In the Stockholm offices of fashion label HOPE, conflict is of interest.
Cold winds and dropping temperature is no excuse to stay inside! It is however an excuse to get into some banging winter and outer wear.
Long days of loosing yourself in the wonderland of Tivoli Gardens, shopping Scandinavian luxury brands on Strøget and enjoying tons of delicate Michelin level cuisine - a trip to Copenhagen...
Last night was all about poppin' that champagne and welcoming the new year with a proper party!
Even waking up should be done in style, and we can't think of a better way to start the day than to glance over at this alarm clock from Danish design icon Arne Jacobsen.
From leopard to snake, animal prints and effects are as hot as ever! And we don't want to limit ourselves to wearing the trend. In comes the Urho snakeskin wallet from Whyred.
Whether the year that is ending has been great or disappointing, you can be sure that the Scandis will celebrate the beginning of a new year like there is no tomorrow!
ART & DESIGN
Dec 28, 2017
What happens when architects design everyday objects?
ART & DESIGN
Dec 28, 2017
Imagine waking up in your hotelroom and pulling the curtains aside - and instead of seeing a roaring big city, you gaze straight into a clear, crisp sky, the morning light broken by majestic pine...
Just because we are still full from Christmas dinner, doesn't mean we can't start thinking about some New Year's food extravaganza!
You know you got style, when even your thermos is a piece of art. The Penta jug from Danish design giant Rosendahl will definitely do the trick. It's just gorgeous and so Scandi!
Festive feasts and traditional arts de la table with a Swedish illustrator and tableware designer.
The Royal Copenhagen Christmas Tables exhibition is one of the most popular Christmas events in Copenhagen.
You want to look your best, when the clock strikes midnight on New Year's Eve, and the new year sets in with its promises of a fresh start.
When you mix floor-to-ceiling windows (!), open space living, a lot of plants and a focus on Mid-Century Modern-style Danish furniture, the result is a cosy, artistic apartment that reflects the...
The Davan coat from Baum und Pferdgarten is just everything! Made of faux leopard fur that is highlighted with a cheeky red sleeve detail, this is a true stand out piece, that even keeps you super...
The romantics at byTiMo has once again managed to put a fresh spin on boho-chic with this gorgeous dress.
6 Instagram moments that perfectly capture the Christmas spirit in Copenhagen.
The cold is creeping in on Copenhagen these December days, but it's not all bad. According to Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur-designer Pernille Blicher the chilly, holiday month actually makes for some of the...
ART & DESIGN
Dec 18, 2017
Welcome to DANISH™’s advent calendar. Every Friday before Christmas, we open a new window and reveal a little special something for you to enjoy, while waiting for the big day.
The traditional foods of a Scandinavian Christmas vary a great deal from country to country, but they have in common to be one of the most important parts of the holiday celebrations.
One man’s mission to educate, innovate, and serve the world’s best brew.
Both kids and adults will get starry eyes on Christmas eve if they unwrap the Playsam Childhood Stroller.
A small protector of joy and happiness. The little wooden angel is designed and produced by The Oak Men
On December 13 the dark day lights up with the traditional Santa Lucia processions all over Scandinavia. A string of girls dressed in white and with wreaths in their hair walk through streets and...
Whether we're going skating on a frosty night, drinking hot, spicy glögg on a park bench or doing frantic last minute Christmas shopping, this classic trapper hat from Cala Jade will be a repeat...
It's the season to dress up in the style of effortless luxury. Here are your SKANDIASTYLE picks for some truly great seasonal outfits.
Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur has been featured in the new edition of DANSK Magazine, where writer Magnus Jorem was inspired by the Cornelia Coat to create a unique poem about fur, luxury, fame and no other...
ART & DESIGN
Dec 11, 2017
The designs that come out of House of Dagmar always have that minimalistic, structural air about them. And there is a good reason for that.
It's almost time to ring in the New Year and welcome new experiences and memories. We all want to feel beautiful, sexy and confident for the ritual countdown – and the Evie sequin dress from...
December is not only holiday season in Scandinavia, it's party season! For most Scandis at least one weekend leading up to Christmas Eve is reserved for a traditional Christmas party, referred to as...
Expert advice on keeping cozy this winter.
New Nordic cuisine, with its modernist cooking plated by tweezers, may have revolutionized Copenhagen’s culinary scene but there’s something to be said for old style rustic Danish...
Christmas time is decorating time, and in lux Scandinavian homes there is no room for the traditional cheesy, over the top installations with red hearts and golden bows.
We have to admit, that we are a going a little bit Christmas crazy for this Tilly knit dress from House of Dagmar. It's simply the perfect outfit for the holiday season.
Per Götteson has just barely touched ground on the catwalk, but his work is getting some pretty impressive international attention.
Oh! By Kopenhagen Fur has just launched their first collection of outerwear; The Coat Collection.
One drink that absolutely defines Scandinavian Christmas time. In December the aroma of the sweet, spicy and rich potion called "Glögg" is a permanent addition to the scent of the North.
The sock boot is on the mind and foot of every fashionista these days - and we're absolutely loving Won Hundred's version of the trendy footwear.
Copenhagen is a true wonderland for the passionate foodie. For founder and Creative Director of Designers Remix, Charlotte Eskildsen, the city's food scene excels on several points.
Christmas is the time of candles. This is especially true in Scandinavian homes, where excessive amounts of candle flames combat the long, dark days of December and adds golden "hygge" light to every...
In an exclusive Q&A with Richard Wright, owner of Wright auction house, Mearto has uncovered some facts about the upcoming Danish-American auction on November 2nd.
In December the countdown begins to the biggest holiday of all in Scandinavia - Christmas. And what better way to spend the long month of anticipation than with a whole bunch of gifts and...
In 1628, King Gustav Adolf launched his mightiest ship yet for the then very powerful Swedish Navy, at the time embroiled in severe Baltic conflicts.
The fur craftsmanship has traditionally been associated with outerwear, making Oh! By Kopenhagen Fur’s first collection of outerwear The Coat Collection' a very natural extension of the Oh!...
Every sophisticated Danish home is inhabited by a Kay Bojesen Monkey. The cheerful wooden monkey is one of the most recognizable Danish designs ever made.
Sustainability is a core value for Swedish brand House of Dagmar, that go to great lengths to be environmentally responsible in all aspects of production.
The proverbial doors to Swedens first virtual design museum have just been opened. The brand new Swedish Design Museum is also the first to focus on both design, fashion and architecture.
Shoes are usually Eytys' sole domain, but now the Swedish brand is taking on a new challenge - it's first ever ready-to-wear collection.
It's easy to take your winter look to the next level with this gorgeous fur collar from Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur.
Meet the giant of Finnish design, and the woman steering it in a new direction.
Fancy caviar, foie gras and rare truffles might be as exclusive as they are expensive. But the smell, taste and overall experience of a humble, but perfectly baked bread - well that is truly...
At first glance, the new Les Deux collection seems to have shrunk in the wash. But in actuality the tiny shirts, hoodies and dress pants are a new kids line from the Danish menswear brand.
In Oslo, a fashionable family balances personal and professional relationships.
Some fashion brands want to do more than just sell great clothes. They want to make a change.
There's absolutely no reason why your raincoat shouldn't be just as fab as the rest of your wardrobe. Danish Rains knows that, and their Curve Jacket makes you wish for rain every day.
Functional and luxurious, feminine and masculine, classic and urban - these terms should theoretically be total opposites.
For Designers Remix 15th birthday this year, founder and creative director Charlotte Eskildsen has put only one thing on her wishlist: Her old designs back.
She is only 22 years old, but Julie Nielsdotter is already an established name in the luxury jewelry arena of Denmark.
Staying hydrated is crucial for your health, beauty and well living, essentially.
Little kids have monopolized looking cute in comfortable and practical winter-wear for too long! Scandi women have collectively decided to reclaim the snowsuit - and make it look amazing.
One who truly exemplifies the Scandinavian fashion spirit, Danish womenswear designer Vibe Johansson takes sculptural forms to a highly wearable place.
With his heart on his sleeve and an album in the works, dePresno might be Norway’s most promising pop export.
The Nordic fashion design schools are really starting to get noticed around the world.
This vase is more a need to have than a want to have. Because we absolutely NEED to have this mesmerizing piece of perfection in our lives!
ART & DESIGN
Nov 15, 2017
Every inch oozes with refinement at Sanders in Copenhagen. The newly opened luxury hotel displays a rare mix of exquisite taste and informality.
Scandinavian interior is known for the appealing simplicity, that great craftsmanship and restraint in design and decorating brings.
Winter time always brings cold fronts and darker days to Northern life. And that means natives are right now dusting off certain items, that are simply fashion must-haves every Scandinavian winter.
Your winter look is incomplete without a pair of great gloves. Cala Jade makes the chicest version of this seasonal accessory.
The number one beauty tip from skin care gurus and celebs alike is this: Drink plenty of water! The divine drops conveniently provided by Mother Nature herself are essential for skin, hair, body and...
Bohemian maximalism and Scandinavian minimalism are total opposites. But Scandi-Boho interior design is actually a thing - and for good reason.
Noma, the Copenhagen gastro-landmark that launched the New Nordic culinary sensation, might be on a self-imposed sabbatical.
“My mother used to not hug me if I was wearing second-hand clothes,” says Rebecca Vera Stahnke, founder of the Danish vintage concept Veras.
Born in Greenland but working in Denmark, designer and creative director of her eponymous fashion line BIBI CHEMNITZ answered our list of six questions.
When winter comes, the cold creeps in on all Scandinavians and little can provide them comfort like the iconic Icelandic sweater.
Cool, urban androgyny....
The inhabitants of fashion capital, Paris, are in luck. They are about to be introduced to what is probably the best Northern tradition of all, the sauna.
If you wanna do BoHo, you need to do byTiMo! The Norwegian luxury brand brings a romantic vintage feel to modern life.
Swedes are absolute champions when it comes to sustainable living. They excel in fields of green energy, recycling, organic foods - and of course conscious fashion.
A watch does not only tell time, seconds, minutes and hours. It tells a tale about the person wearing it.
Every week, Filippa K Circle invites inspiring people to share their current mindsets. This week digital consultant, graphic designer and photographer Shini Park shares her thoughts.
They say "hygge" is why the Danes are so often named the world's happiest people. Maybe that factors into recent years international attention to the concept, that has no other word than it's Danish...
Copenhagen gets most of the attention for the new Nordic cuisine revolution, but Stockholm has its share of luminaries of this culinary vanguard.
Hustling in the big cities with tied-up, fast-paced life, home is where you can slow down moments and appreciate life.
One bite of crayfish, one sip of schnapps - and repeat, repeat, repeat.
The story about Carcel is both incredible and wild and raises a bunch of questions.
Montana presents the Montana Hall Edition, a new Montana series dedicated to the storage needs of the hallway.
Want to be in the spotlight, but not really? Minimalism is about a reserved luxury aesthetic that will catch anyone's eye looking for elegance in cuts.
Tired of the hustle and bustle? The frantic way of living and working? You’re not the only one. In Scandinavia somewhat of a simple living movement has begun.
Foraging ingredients is not just something done by new Nordic cuisine chefs. It’s actually a hobby many Scandinavians partake year round.
The Scandinavian concept of "hygge" covers a great many things, but a cup of hot tea in comfy, candlelit surroundings will always do the trick!
Stockholm is home to several Michelin-starred restaurants, so if you’re up for some truly innovative dining adventures, you've come to the right city.
It is almost impossible not to ponder the mystery of the universe and transpose yourself in a moment of tranquility where time stands still when gazing up in to the starry Scandinavian sky.
Furniture trends come and go, but some designs simply last forever. The iconic Stingray chair from Fredericia Furniture is one of those designs.
It’s the most clichéd thing about Swedish cuisine: meatballs.
You are sure to turn a head or two in this season"s amazing speedway inspired looks from always edgy Won Hundred.
ART & DESIGN
Oct 24, 2017
The Stockholm subway system is said to be the world's longest art exhibit - 110 kilometers long.
Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur have been busy making a whole new line of Fluffy Friends inspired by the 12 zodiac signs.
It started as a rebellion against commercial conformity. 15 years later DANSK Magazine continues to push the limit with every issue.
They say you either love or hate the distinct taste of liquorice candy - Scandinavia's favourite treat.
It would seem there's little in common between the clean and simple flavours of Scandinavia with the vibrant warm spices of North Africa and the Mediterranean.
ART & DESIGN
Oct 18, 2017
You are sure to get a visual treat with a visit to V1 Gallery in Copenhagen's Meatpacking District.
Ann Wåhlström’s Deco collection for Design House Stockholm consists of cylinders in two sizes decorated with graphic images.
With this year being Finland’s 100-year anniversary of independence, what better way to celebrate the 2017 centenary than to explore one of its leading industries.
Sweet, mouth-watering truffle bombs and chocolates. What a treat! And it's all organic.
A hot-cold authentic Icelandic experience that any local would recommend is the national treasure of hot springs.
Whether the warm sun is out or cool winds blow, being outside means you skin and lips need extra special care.
Why do reports consistently tout Scandinavian nations as the world’s happiest? We asked Meik Wiking, CEO of Copenhagen’s Happiness Research Institute, for answers.
ART & DESIGN
Oct 13, 2017
An electric luxury Sedan that charges in 9 minutes... Sounds like a dream?
Interior design is one of the fields where we feel our Nordic roots haunting us the strongest – no matter what we try, we seem to always somehow return to white-washed wooden floors and...
ART & DESIGN
Oct 11, 2017
On a sunny day the short drive between Denmark and Sweden is not only fast but absolutely stunning.
It's raw emotion and directly from the heart, when Lukas Graham takes the stage and leadsinger Lukas Graham Forchhammer bellows out his most inner feelings and personal stories.
Electronic tunes bellowing through a fiery dance floor filled with dressed up or half naked people, that couldn't be more lit and exited for fun, fun, fun....
No ingredient cooked at over 42 degrees and no processed food.
Meet the Danish designer who qualified under two of the so called “bad boys” of the fashion industry.
Set in L.A. and starring all american favourite first man Ryan Gosling, the movie "Drive" might not seem to have much to do with Scandinavia.
Henrik was gearing up for the “Revolver: Copenhagen International Trade Show” at the heart of the infamous meatpacking district as DANSK came for a behind-the-scenes before the SS18 show...
In big city life anonymity is almost too easy to come by. And when we keep to ourselves and avoid engaging with each other, we miss out on exiting or just pleasant encounters.
Classic with a twist, super chick and even comfortable. There are only positives to report, when it comes to Oh! by Kopenhagen Fur's brand new coat line.
If you think construction sites are boring have a look at the building sites for the Copenhagen metro.
The Nordic countries are known for producing absolutely amazing music.
The fall season in the Nordic countries is probably the most underrated season of all!
DANISH™ took a trip to the newly opened Sculpture by the Sea exhibition in Aarhus, Denmark, where sculptures are exhibited along the coastline and in the forest south of the city.
It's not all about what's on the inside for the newest Norwegian Rain//T-Michael//Modern Tribute store.
They were only 14 and 17 when they formed First Aid Kit in 2007 - a folk duo that quickly became wildly popular in the Scandinavia and now enjoy immense respect worldwide.
Go hunting for the six wooden giants lurking in the woods of Copenhagen’s suburbs.
ART & DESIGN
Sep 28, 2017
An Italian minimalist and a Scandinavian maximalist find common ground in timeless design.
ART & DESIGN
Sep 27, 2017
Working in the cross-over between classical art, hip hop culture, design and playing, we met Danish graffiti artist Andreas Welin.
Montana is launching a new version of the versatile and well-known Panton Wire shelving system designed by Danish designer Verner Panton in 1971.
Like a Parisian situationist in the 60’s whose inspiration is fed by the external, contemporary Norwegian artist Ida Ekblad wanders the city streets in search for inspiration.
ART & DESIGN
Sep 26, 2017
The designer recommends her three favorite art galleries in Stockholm.
ART & DESIGN
Sep 25, 2017
When Studio David Thulstrup creates a mood board for a specific idea or project, then the mood board has great importance in defining where the project is going to head.
ART & DESIGN
Sep 25, 2017
Long hallways draped in subtle colour tones and finely detailed carpets.
Every four years, 25,000 people crowd together to participate in the DGI Sport and Cultural Festival also known as Landsstævnet.
They call the Danish island of Bornholm “Sunshine Island” - it seems everything is just a little bit better and brighter there.
ART & DESIGN
Sep 21, 2017
Hardly a square meter of exhibition space is left untouched by artwork of some kind, when the three day contemporary art tour de force Chart Art Fair unfolds itself in Copenhagen every year.
DANSK stands for Danish and fashion anarchy.
Norway can boast of many accomplishments, a lesser known one is that the country is home to the best cheese in the world.
At Istid (Ice age) in Copenhagen, you get fresh organic ice cream made with liquid nitrogen.
A platform for collaborative experimentation and innovation.
Every week, Filippa K Circle invites inspiring people to share their current mindsets. This week model Hedvig Palm shares her thoughts.
For David Andersen and Sara Wreschner, co-owners with Rasmus Holm of Copenhagen’s Sonny café, an exceptional cup of coffee elevates the simplest meal.
Honey in central Copenhagen is the cozy, fun and modestly priced brainchild of the Kadeau guys.
Copenhagen's beach area, Amager Beach Park is busy all day long in the summer...
We’ve looked into what’s hot and what’s not when it comes to modern bathroom designs.
The island of Utö is the southernmost inhabited island in Finland.
Refshaleøen Island is the most challenging place in Copenhagen.
Flat bike tire? Broken gear cable? At Bonne Mécanique you can have your two-wheeler fixed...
Majestic glaciers are probably the most famous Icelandic trait. But one glacier outshines the others in notoriety – The Vatnajökull.
The splendid scenery always instills a sense of serenity and wonder in visitors.
A fact to consider: Finland is home to 5.5 million people and 3.3 million saunas. At one per household, the sauna is as common as a kitchen or bedroom in Finnish homes.
Few places evoke the true feeling of arctic wonder like Svalbard.
The kitchen. Often described as the heart of the home. But what makes a good kitchen?
Fashion is more than a visual expression—it can be a sensory experience.
Wondering how to be hip in Stockholm? The answer is pretty simple: Go to SoFo and soak up the vibe!
The Autumn/Winter 2017 collection launching in mid-July, marks the starting point for House of Dagmar's choice to not retouch models.
To truly get relaxed on your holiday, a spa visit is just the ticket.
Connecting with nature and finding peace away from roaring citylife is what “Stedsans in the Woods” is all about.
Björn Borg has made sportswear since before it became a thing. As per Mija Nideborn, Björn Borg’s design and product creator.
Naim Josefi presents METAMORPHOSIS, a collection with focus on transformation during Fashion Week Stockholm
“It consists of three paper couture creations. I have cut and assembled the pieces by hand in my atelier.
The designer behind byTiMo recommends her three favorite restaurants in the Norwegian capital.
Mikkel Karstad maintains that the best mornings start with a rush of adrenaline in the chilly Copenhagen sea.
Kit Wan Studios is a newly established design studio in Oslo. Designer Kit Wan is originally from Hong Kong and holds a bachelor’s degree in knitwear specialism from Hong Kong Polytechnic...
Copenhagen fashion week have asked four Copenhagen insiders about their hidden gems and favourite places to explore while staying in the Danish capital.
There was a good bit of buzz surrounding Norwaybased Holzweiler’s debut at CFW, but it reached fever pitch in the courtyard of the Copenhagen Central Post Building...
Managing director of Social Zoo Hannah Løffler Schmidt on her partnership with creative director Pernille Teisbæk...
Skandiastyle asked Charlotte Eskildsen about the Copenhagen Fashion Week, and what it took to get there.
It’s fitting that Designers Remix Creative Director Charlotte Eskildsen chose Cirkelbroen as the venue for her return to Copenhagen Fashion Week after a two-and-a-half year hiatus.
Curious about what the fashion crowd eats? Well, let’s just say it includes a whole lot of thoughts and ambitions.
Skandiastyle asked Nikolaj Nielsen about the Copenhagen Fashion Week, and what it took to get there.
Skandiastyle asked Helle Hestehave & Rikke Baumgarten about the Copenhagen Fashion Week, and what it took to get there.
Last season’s rebellious Baum und Pferdgarten mod girl has run off to LA to follow her technicolour dreams.
If you’ve had enough of busy streets and noisy city life, then there’s only one place to go: Refshaleøen.
Having worked for international fashion houses like Chloé and Valentino, 20-year-old Ulrikke Høyer is a rising star among Danish models.
American photographer Adam Katz Sinding counts among his clients such international names as W Magazine, Tom Ford, and Net-a-Porter.
They are best friends and Danish fashion’s youngest guns.
The pointed tower of Hallgrímskirkja is always in the corner of your eye when visiting Iceland’s capital.
The nights bathe in golden rays, when you travel to the northern outskirts of Scandinavia.
After 25 years as a publishing house for creative minds and curious souls it was time to celebrate...
In the outer north of Sweden a giant golden egg sits in the snow overlooking the town of Kiruna.
Every February and August, Copenhagen hosts the Nordic Region's largest fashion event, Copenhagen Fashion Week.
Sweden is consistently ranked one of the happiest countries in the world.
The image of the new-born puppy held in the air by gloved hands seems both familiar and disturbing.
ABASI ROSBOROUGH SS18 collection called HYPEROBJECT is a perfect example to put politics front and center.
Imagine the sunrising or setting over massive amounts of water cascading down rugged mountainwalls with all the force of Mother Nature....
Every week, Filippa K Circle invites inspiring people to share their current mindsets.
As one of the largest art museums in Europe, ARoS contains a wealth of amazing pieces that cover all aspects of modern art.
You know the Copenhageners love their bikes, but they hold The Christiania Bike extra close to heart. And for good reason.
ART & DESIGN
Jul 28, 2017
Artist Lap-See Lam challenges notions of identity and belonging with provocative installations.