Hygge, or the Danish Art of Living

by Mirella "Lulu" Di Blasio

Hygge, or the Danish Art of Living

March 6th, 2018,

Hygge, which is pronounced a bit like “huggah,” is the Danish art of living which emphasizes the appreciation of the present moment and of small things, as well as the atmospheres and ambiance which contribute to our well-being. (For our part, the simple act of eating Danish pastries fills us with gratitude.)

Here are a few ideas to give a hygge feel to your table:

  • First of all, it is important to keep the table pared down, simple. To this end, a powder-coloured or pastel tablecloth will serve as the canvas. Upon which will naturally rest our Pastel Chic collection;
  • Dress the chairs with a plaid of the same hue;
  • Use earthenware of sober colours;
  • Invite nature at the table by using natural and raw materials: wood-cutting boards to serve the tapas, cheese and other gravlax; wooden plates and utensils;
  • A nice slender candleholder of white ceramic and its candles will elevate the whole. Highlight it by dimming the lighting.

At the heart of this art of living are comfort, intimacy and the happiness of being together. Be who you are, pamper yourselves and appreciate every moment.



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