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Good to Keep in Mind when Organizing a Rustic Scandinavian Style Country Wedding in Summertime

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Good to Keep in Mind when Organizing a Rustic Scandinavian Style Country Wedding in Summertime

One thing what surprises people about Northern European countries is that midsummer nights are very short, daylight and sometimes even the sun is shining until the midnight and sunrise starts again only couple of hours later, 3 or 4 o’clock in the morning. At the same time Nordic summer period is short – we can say that the real summer starts in the middle of June and in the end of August we can see first signs of autumn already. That is why northerners want to take a maximum out from each Nordic summer. Often Scandinavian countryside weddings are arranged...

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Nordic Inspired Wedding with Some Small Turquoise Elements

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Nordic Inspired Wedding with Some Small Turquoise Elements

Many Nordic people have a strong bond with nature and that is the reason why Scandinavian wedding very often takes place at countryside. This bond with nature doesn’t mean that they deny urban lifestyle or modern high tech living, but despite all of these kinds of contemporary amenities they feel themselves good at quiet country side and love to make day trips on weekends to some forests. Typical modern northerner’s walk in the forest, basket and knife for collecting wild mushrooms and berries in one hand and ultimate model of iPhone with app to determinate all the forest eatable products...

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How to Refresh Cool Scandinavian Minimalistic Interior with Some Retro Vibe Accents

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How to Refresh Cool Scandinavian Minimalistic Interior with Some Retro Vibe Accents

There is a lot of different styles and variations what Scandinavian style could mean, as Swedish gustavian country style or modern minimalistic and functional everyday objects’ design from 50s, or colorful textile designs of Finnish brand Marimekko from the 60s or famous Swedish textile designer Josef Frank from the 40s. But if we talk now about Scandinavian or Nordic style interiors, we think about minimalistic white and gray, clean lines from architecture to furniture, eco-friendly materials and very functional spaces. And these are just the reasons why Scandinavian or Nordic style is so popular now. Let us keep these points...

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How to Decorate Nordic Style Valentine’s Day Dinner Table for the Family, Best Friends or Just for the Two of You

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How to Decorate Nordic Style Valentine’s Day Dinner Table for the Family, Best Friends or Just for the Two of You

Valentine’s Day is very popular in English speaking countries but is quite a new fete day in Northern Europe. Generally it is considered as a day of romantic love but in Nordic countries it is also known as Friend’s Day and not only for two persons, who have fallen in love to celebrate this, but also for family members and best friends. Some small symbolic gifts Some people – but not all - give each other small, symbolic gifts - children often give something self made to their mothers and best classmates in school; teenagers send romantic notes with lot...

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How to Design Your Scandinavian Style Christmas Dining Table in an Easy Way

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How to Design Your Scandinavian Style Christmas Dining Table in an Easy Way

Scandinavian style is all about the aesthetic of white walls, light wood and all-natural decorations – even the Christmas table follows this aesthetic. Here is the setting up guideline for creating the elegant and ethereal Scandinavian Christmas table of your own. The Table and the Coverings If you have a massive natural wood table, even a little bit rustic or vintage, that would be just perfect. And you don’t need to cover it with large tablecloth. It makes a huge difference by placing one or more pure linen table runners or table mats in red, dark blue, white, beige or...

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