Danish Designer – Day Birger et Mikkelsen

Here you can see some very nice things. Day make beautiful things for your home and for you. I bought myself some nice cushions yesterday, see below. I have a friend who has a gorgeous shop. Cottage Rose – Tina who is the owner has fantastic taste and is marvelous in mixing together textiles and…

Goodbye staples = eco friendly

Found this gadget the other day.  This could be a nice christmas present. Eco friendly. Just imagine the amount of staples you will be saving. Deskstore.

Fire equipment for your home

I believe that it’s very important to have some fire equipment in your home. We have put smoke detectors up on the second floor where our children sleep. It so easy to put up and cheap insurance. Makes your sleep better too. Downstairs we have smoke detectors and a fire blanket close by the kitchen….

Light = candles

As it gets dark so early here in Sweden we have to bring light into our homes. This we do by using lots and lots of candles in all shapes and sizes. We light our log fires and put on warm and snug clothing. Cosy.    

Swedish Design – H&M

The leading Swedish fashion shop is “H&M” – Hennes & Mauritz. They have stores in 34 countries and have  approx 73 000 employees.  It is so popular and they have such fantastic prices. They have also started a ” H&M home” here you can find some really good bargains. They are selling some very nice things to…

Swedish – Ikea

Just  back from Ikea. What a fantastic concept. They are so good. Christmas decoration already for sale. There candles are great value for money. Interesting to know about Ikea. “The IKEA story began in 1943 in the small village of Agunnaryd in Sweden, when its founder Ingvar Kamprad was just 17. Six decades IKEA went…

Fornazetti – plates with eyes

Many years ago we bought a large house here in Falsterbo.  I turned it into a small bed & breakfast. The years went by and then one day I opened a board under a windowsill. To my surprise I found plates with eyes one. At the time I did not think much about it except…