As the Copenhagen Fashion week starts – learn more about this important Danish industry

You may not realise it, but, at some point in your life, you have probably bought clothes from a Danish designed fashion brand. The Danish …

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Create that homey feeling in your new home – AGAIN & AGAIN

Finally, your NEW house felt like home but suddenly you have to pack it up, ship it and unpack it in a completely different setting. …

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Looking to make a bargain? Then go FLEA market SHOPPING

Flea markets, or ‘loppemarkeder’ in Danish, are increasing in popularity, and whether you are a buyer or a seller, from April to September… it’s FLEA …

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Fjordrejer … A summer delicacy

If you have noticed the really small pink shrimps served on white bread with a slice of lemon, then you have found the Danes’ preferred …

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Are you looking for a second hand bicycle – find out where to buy them

New fashionable brands can be extremely expensive, from DKK 3,000 and upwards, the same goes for children’s bicycles. Some of the larger supermarket chains and …

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Remember to buy your wheat bun – look for hvedeknopper or hveder

If you are keen to follow Danish traditions, then don’t miss out on buying the wheat buns and be ready to eat them either Thursday …

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Wegner, Denmark’s King of Chairs, was never satisfied!

“If only you could design just one good chair in your life . . . But you simply cannot.” (Hans J. Wegner, 1952). Hans J. Wegner …

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Easter in Denmark

The Danish Easter is long – from Skærtorsdag to Påskemandag – shops and retailers close down – only opening on Saturday. The article continues below. …

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TREAT YOURSELF TO DANISH CAVIAR – STENBIDERROGN

Danish caviar, Stenbiderrogn, is a real treat and a small luxury Danes enjoy in the early spring. March is usually the high season, so now …

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Interview: Her EXPAT influence shaped her life: MEET iconic Christmas decoration designer Jette Frölich

Her decorations have graced windows, hallways, ceilings, tables and trees for Christmas in Danish homes for 50 years. Strongly influenced by her Persian expat experience, …

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