Falu red

There is this certain color, a very specific red nuance, which is called “Falu red”, or Faluröd. The red paint is mainly used for exteriors and is usually used for small cottages and/or summer houses. You’ve probably seen pictures of idyllic Swedish cottages with a white wooden fence and white house knots. Usually there areContinue reading “Falu red”

ERNST

This blogpost contains commercial links. Ernst Kristian Johann Kirchsteiger. Born in November 1957.A famous and populat tv-host, designer and author of various cook books. A male Martha Stewart With television shows like “Sommartorpet” , “Jul med Ernst” and “Sommar med Ernst” he’s become “Ernst” with the Swedish people. Women love him for his sensitivity, creativityContinue reading “ERNST”

Liljeholmens

This post contains commercial links Liljeholmens Stearinfabriks AB is the largest candle light producer in the world, as well as one of the oldest (still active) companies in Sweden. Swedish tradition since 1839 The history of Liljeholmen goes all the way back to 1839, in a small wooden cottage in Liljeholmen, Stockholm. After time the methodContinue reading “Liljeholmens”