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Hygge: A heart-warming lesson from Denmark

A UK college has started teaching students the Danish concept of hygge. But what is it and does it travel well?


Why Embracing the Danish Idea of Hygge Will Radically Improve Your Winter

Darling Magazine on Twitter: ""I think hygge sounds a lot like joy and looks a lot like hope." - @amyovergaard

Channel ski-lodge chic with chunky-knit cushions and throws. Burnt orange shades matched with mustard, navy and yellow creates an earthy, warm feel.

How To Hygge (Or: 29 Ways To Actually Enjoy Winter) (yes and yes)

When to Live Slow in a Fast-Paced World

4 Norwegian Secrets You'll Want To Steal This Winter

Norwegians have a word—koselig—that doesn’t directly translate to English. It connotes “a sense of coziness". Winter is a time of koselig—a time to gather with loved ones, pour a cup of hot cocoa, and embrace the comfort and joy of the season. Here’s how you can jump on the Norwegian joy train and start embracing winter this year!