Swedish Fika Paus – Löfbergs Lila Coffee from Karlstad

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If you don’t have any Swedish Coffee…just paint some coffee cups with Löfbergs Lila Coffee and imagine the aroma. Swedish Fika. Löfberg Lila since 1906  https://en.lofbergs.se/about-us/

“Bike Bum Warmers” – Seat Cover (Cykelsadel Skydd) – A must to keep warm for cyclists in cold and wet weather.

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                    A warm and practical three layer waterproof & Bike Seat Cover handmade by Hanycka, Brighton. Can be made with lots of different patterns and colours. We hope there will be one with the Swedish colours in the near future.             … Continue reading

Alla Hjärtans Dag – Valentine’s Day 2014 A day of Love and Friendship

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In Sweden we call Valentines day – Alla Hjärtans Dag (All Hearts Day), a day to celebrate Love and Friendship and make this day special for the one you love. With a  card, flowers, chocolate or a small gift. Oh So swedish has some special handmade gifts for the one you love, not just for … Continue reading

Semmeldagen – Swedish Semla a “Fat Tuesday Bun”


The  Semla/semlor in plural, a lent bun,  starts to appear in the Swedish shops and bakeries as early as in January but the actual day of the Semmeldagen/Fat Tuesday is this year the 28th of February.           Some new variations of the Swedish Semla: The Princess Semla and the Semla Wrap. … Continue reading

“Absolute Zero” – Chunky Concrete Coca-Cola Can moulded Candle holders

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Design: Eva/OhSoSwedish Concrete candle holders made in Coca-Cola recycled cans.  

Winter at Oh So Swedish Studio – Brighton Lower Promenade


During the more peaceful winter season at Brighton Seafront, there is more time for creating my own artwork. At the moment, I’m painting a serie of small  acrylic paintings on canvas. Inspiration taken from Swedish waterways, lakes, coastal regions and  from Sussex & Seafront, where I currently working from my Oh So Swedish studio. More … Continue reading

Happy St Lucia 13th of December – Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts Gallery & shop closed for holiday 14 – 18th of December

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Christmas and New Years opening times: Closed 14th – 18th of December 2016 for holiday Closed 23rd  - 26th of December 2016 Closed 31 of December – 1 st of January 2017 Please order from my web shop www.ohsoswedish.com if you wish to order any handmade products or for any enquiries, send an email to … Continue reading

December Dusk Falling outside Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts


It’s getting dark early  in December and the Brighton Palace Pier almost appears as an Atlantis outside my studio. Painting inspired by view of the sea and the Pier from Madeira Drive, right over my seafront studio.

The Great Swedish Xmas Bake-Off in Brighton – Pepparkaksbak (*gingerbread) & is-choklad


Oh So Swedish  Great Gingerbread bake off for the Christmas Handmade Fair at the Southover Pub on Saturday the 3rd 12 – 4 pm in the Hanover area of Brighton. This Saturday we’ll take a Yuletide selection of  handmade Swedish  crafts,  Christmas decorations, sweets & liquorice plus home baked Swedish Gingerbread and Icechocolate  sweets for … Continue reading

3 ways to buy gifts from Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts


Looking for an unique and handmade Swedish & Scandinavian gifts, Home  interior decorations, a Christmas gift or a Birthday present. Here are 3 ways to shop Swedish; 1. Welcome to my Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts  Shop on Brighton Beach, next to the Brighton Palace Pier. 4 Lower Promenade, Madeira Drive, Brighton   East … Continue reading