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Sweden- A weekend for Halloween and All Saints Day (Candles on the Cementaries of Skogskyrkogården& Södertälje)

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Sunday the 29th of June -Oh So Swedish Stall at Queens Park’s “PicNic in the Park”

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Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts Seafront studio will be closed on Sunday the 29th of June Instead we will having a “Oh So Swedish Stall with Scandinavian Handmade crafts in the beautiful Queens Park on their annual PicNic in the Park event. All very warmth welcome!  

A heart of stone – The Swedish Granite, not a gem but rocking precious

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                                  The Swedish Granite Stone Masonry in Bohuslän, along the west coast of Sweden. A rock hard craftmanshift, that builded roads, paths, steps, sculptures, jewellery & gravestones around Sweden. The simple yet beautiful texture and colours, a long lasting heritage of the … Continue reading

Scandinavian Prints & Pattterns – Exhibition extended to the 7th

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Illustrator & Printmaker Sarah Edmond’s Scandinavian Prints and Patterns including “Sketchbook from Sweden” will be up until the 7th Still time to see it in the Oh So Swedish studio on the Brighton Seafront. Welcome – Välkomna        

May Art Exhibition in Oh So Swedish – Sarah Edmonds “Sketchbook and Scandinavian Patterns”

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Sarah Edmonds – Sketchbook & Scandinavian patterns, maps and motifs on display in Oh So Swedish Arts & Craft Studio. Sarah Edmonds is an illustrator and designer who has recently moved to Brighton from Wales. Her work is populated by unusual human and animal characters set against wild and urban backgrounds and takes inspiration from wordplay, … Continue reading

Happy Easter – Glad Påsk


                Oh So Swedish Arts & Crafts wish you all a very Happy Easter or as we say in Swedish – GLAD PÅSK. Oh So Swedish Studio on the Brighton Seafront will be closed today, Easter Saturday but open as normal on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday.   … Continue reading

*ABBA back in Brighton? – 6th of April 40th anniversary of “The Waterloo Victory”

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                  Oh So Swedish on Brighton Beach will celebrate ABBA 40th anniversary with ABBA-quiz, ABBA-cake and of course lots of ABBA-tunes. Welcome to a special day ABBA-themed day in Oh So Swedish Arts & Craft Studio on Sunday afternoon between 1- 5 pm. * It’s April the first today..but … Continue reading

Celebrating the British Mother’s Day -Oh So Swedish Gifts

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Why not treat MUM with something Swedish for Mothers Day or any day of the year? The Swedish “Mors Dag” is celebrated the last Sunday of May. A Swedish tradition for children is to go out and pick a bunch of Lilies of the Valley, give a handmade gift or to serve breakfast in bed, as a special treat. … Continue reading

Comes Rain Comes Sun – Loyal Visitors to Oh So Swedish

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The Swedish colours blue & yellow, not only for the flag but also a call for blue skies and bright yellow sunshine…hope very soon. The well wrapped Oh So Swedish visitor (*not a Parma FC supporter) had the right coloured scarf to match the Oh So Swedish Studio when visiting on a windy day in February 2014. … Continue reading

Sea View gone after Winter Storms and Tidal Highs

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                            The pebbled beach pushed up high after months of stormy weather and sea surge waves. My view of the sea and end of the Pier almost blocked by a “wall” of pebbles. Lots of seaweed, seagulls and lovely sound of waves  reassures … Continue reading