Natalia Brzezinski – Up Close and Personal.

Natalia Brzezinski is a woman who wears many hats. As wife of the U.S Ambassador to Sweden, Mark Brzezinski, Natalia has been extremely active in representing her country at all official events. She is also a mother to a young child, a journalist, a public speaker and communicator with an unwavering energy to speak out on […]

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The Lyceum, Stockholm

Found this gem on Ems Designblogg, and had to share. A building that once belonged to the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm is converted into apartments by Oscar Properties. Styled differently, I am attracted to the use of warm colours, light and dark grey and the deep blue in the furniture and the Thonet […]

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Supporting and Empowering Women in Areas of Conflict. Kvinna till Kvinna.

Today was the opening of the Photography Exhibition Les Femmes, Congo, Women and their Fight for Justice. Eastern Congo has witnessed one of the worst armed conflicts and violation of human rights that has gone on for more than 20 years, a land where sexual abuse of girls and women is rampant and where women have no […]

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Artipelag and “Earth Matters”

Björn Jakobson Artipelag "Earth Matters" photo: Vimala Söderqvist

There exists among the Swedish people, an intrinsic love and respect for nature. This is the land where everyone is free to roam and enjoy nature without laws of trespassing even on private property, and they have a name for it, Allemansrätten. Björn Jakobson is an example of one such Swede. With his love for nature, the forests, […]

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ProSk8 Donate – Skateboards with a Conscience

Last week I attended a brunch at the celebrated chef Niklas‘ restaurant. The event was organised by the  Skateboard Company ProSk8, and in attendance was Jason Diakité aka Timbuktu, one of Sweden’s most loved and respected rap and reggae artists. Jason signed all the boards that were bought on the day, and for every board […]

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Book Launch – Blommande Rum, Gunnar Kaj. Vases by Gunnel Sahlin.

Gunnar Kaj is a leading Floral Artist in Sweden whose creative and fantastical floral displays have graced 14 Nobel Prize Banquets. He has also been taking his stunning floral decorations abroad at State sponsored and Diplomatic events. His first book “Låt Det Blomma” won Book of The Year in the Garden category in 2012. Today his […]

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