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Skandimania in London

Skandimania has taken the UK by storm – whether it’s in terms of fashion, interior design or music. From COS to Lykke Li, the Brits are loving all things Skandi. This trend has particularly dominated

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The Story of the Rag Rug

The rag rug has been a staple in Scandinavians homes for over a century. They have traditionally been used to add warmth, texture and comfort to wooden floors in cottages and country homes. Made from

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Two Weeks To Get Prepa·red – Christmas Guide

Two weeks to go until the big day! There’s still plenty of time to get those presents sorted and have everything prepared. Here is our penultimate weekly gift guide for Christmassy presents… Red Wooden Hanging

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Skandi Gifts

We’ve been talking gifts a lot over here on Skandiblog because ’tis the season to get gifty. If you’ve got a lot of people to buy for, the more inspiration the merrier! The below gift

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Keen on Green – Christmas Guide

Still looking for that perfect gift? Whether you’re looking for a friend, colleague or loved one, we have plenty more gift inspiration coming your way if you’re a bit stuck on ideas. Saga Striped Green

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Skandi Gift Wrapping

The prettiest wrapping is usually on the more simple side. When it comes to wrapping, less is definitely more. For a more rustic Skandi look, wrap your presents with brown paper and add some festive

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Mixed Metals – Christmas Guide

All that glitters is not gold… sometimes it is silver, brass or bronze. Here are some of our favourite metallic products that would be great Christmas gifts for your loved ones. Silver Necklace With Dalahorse

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White Christmas – Christmas Guide

December 1st is fast approaching which means Christmas is well and truly on its way. Here are some of our favourite gifts that will guarantee your friends and family get that longed-for White Christmas. White

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Grey Is the New Black

There has been ‘Green is the New Black’ for the eco warriors out there, ‘Orange is the New Black’ for the TV watchers so it only seems right to have our own Skandi take on

  • 3 years ago
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The Story of the Dalahorse

The Dalahorse (otherwise known as Dala horse or Dalecarlian horse) originates from Sweden in the 1600s. The original wooden Dalahorse was born in the log cabins in forests, by workers who would carve them for

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