Scandi

Woollen Wonders
Fashion History | Scandi

Woollen Wonders

As I have just returned from an exciting trip to Iceland I was inspired to write about their famous woolly export.  As you may already know I am a self confessed scandi-phile having lived in Sweden so needed little excuse to find out about the different Nordic knitting styles. ​The famous unspun wool sweaters that…

Little people
Boy's Fashion | Scandi | Sustainable Fashion

Little people

Småfolk is old Scandinavian for ‘little people’  and is the name of another inspiring ‘scandi’ brand. This Dutch label is well loved for its funky retro all over prints, especially it’s famous apple design. Their designs are much emulated and admired but no one does a repeat print quite like them. They have a nostalgia and innocence to them as…