Classic braided Christmas heart

  Most Scandinavian Christmas trees are decorated with this kind of homemade hearts. Please click to enlarge the picture (not my picture) The classic Christmas heart is made from two pieces of paper (a white one and a red one) and a handle – the handle is the only part that has to be glued […]

The colors of a Danish Christmas

As I told you earlier, Christmas wasn’t really celebrated in most Danish homes before World War 1. Before that time people imagined their house gods, the so called nisser, to be dressed very much like themselves, in grey, green and brown colors. It was only after the nisser lost their status as house gods and […]