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Welcome to Oh So Swedish & New Driftwood Wall Art

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Welcome and have a look at newly arrived driftwood cards, mirrors hangers & hooks made by Driftwood Yards. All handmade & unique made from driftwood found along Brightons pebbled beach. Driftwood Designs & Make by 2 Evas : Eva 1 : Driftwood chunky mirrors, driftwood cards and more. This is truly handmade, one of it’s kind designs from … Continue reading

Artproject in Surrey Friday the 13th of February – Oh So Swedish Studio closed

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                  Open as usual on Saturday & ♥ Valentines Day 14th of February Open 12.00 – 4 pm Welcome – Välkomna

Swedish Valentine Day – Alla Hjärtans Dag 14th of February

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                                    Alla Hjärtans Dag  or Valentines Day – make it a special day for the one you love. The Nordic Museum in Stockholm has an excellent exhibition about this tradition.http://www.nordiskamuseet.se/aretsdagar/alla-hjartans-dag#sthash.rpRzWxKH.dpuf The tradition is to give romantic gifts like … Continue reading

A Slice of Swedish Cheese – a very much-loved hard cheese

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A cheese with holes – A true hard cheese in wood perfect as a pencilholder or just as it is. Inspired by the  Swedish Greve Cheese. http://www.cheese.com/greve/   Other famouse Swedish cheese are Prästost, Herrgård, Svecia and Västebotten.          

Swedish Julgransplundring: Christmas tree plundering 20 day Knut – 13th of January

In Sweden, julgransplundring (the plundering of the Christmas tree) is a final party to celebrate the season and eat up all of the remaining treats.  On January 13 Swedish families dance around their trees and sing, then ceremoniously remove the decorations before tossing trees out into the cold.  It is important to remove the tree from … Continue reading

“Night Flight” – View from my studio window at Brighton beach

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                A dark and peaceful December evening on the Lower Promenade, it’s only me and the seagulls outside my Oh So Swedish studio. The Brighton Pier is still illuminated but silent in the moonshine. A lone sailing boat on the horizon of the English Channel. Winter solstice, the … Continue reading

” Put all your eggs in one basket” – not neccessary just one ..we have several Swedish handpainted baskets, made to order.

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Welcome to Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts dressed for Scandinavian Yuleltide

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                          Welcome to Oh So Swedish on the Brighton Beach – last weekend Before Christmas and lots of Scandinavian unique and handmade gifts for Xmas.  Hjärtligt Välkomna!  

Yuletide in Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts on Brighton Beach

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                              Open from Friday the 5th ( *closed today Thursday the 4th) Welcome to Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts Studio, dressed up for a festive Scandinavian Christmas with lots unique and affordable handmade gifts : Swedish Wood Tar Soap & Birch Soap … Continue reading

Dalahorse Christmas Cards – Send a very Scandinavian style festive greeting

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                                            Design: Sarah Edmonds Illustrations. A colourful  and bright seasonal double greeting card with a very wellknown Swedish symbol – Dalhästen (the Dala horse, wooden horse from county of Dalarna, Sweden) Sold in packs … Continue reading