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Last winter walk, or maybe not...

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This winter days seems to last forever. After so many weeks of clouds, snow boots and heavy jackets, black ice and dark mood, we really need a bit of sunshine. 

So, while the rest of the world is waiting for the next season and update their wardrobe, here (where the spring is coming only in the shop windows displays and the advertisments) we still enjoy snowmens, ice skating, gløgg wine and long nights . And of course we still get to wear or favourite winter coat, and the new fuchsia leather gloves. Cheers for the long winter! And looking forward the next season!

Estos últimos días del invierno parecen durar eternamente. Después de semanas y semanas de cielos nublados, botas de nieve y gruesos abrigos, humor melancólico y hielo negro en el asfalto, empezamos a necesitar con urgencia un poco de sol.

Y mientras el resto del mundo espera la primavera y actualiza el guardarropa, aquí la vemos llegar solamente en los escaparates y los anuncios. Nos queda por supuesto. Seguir disfrutando un…

Geometric Nordic, retro but traditional.

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Norwegians have been expert knitters for centuries, a necessity in their cold climate. The Nordic sweaters and cardigans are very traditional and popular with hundreds of different designs available. Some patterns are inspired in nature (like flowers, snowflakes, or animal shapes) and some others are inspired by Norwegian folk costumes called bunads.
This geometric design retro sweater, an vintage 80's original is made in virgin wool, and of course cozy and warm. Very comfortable and colourful, is perfect to preforms outdoor activities, like sky,  hiking or just for a casual going out during wintertime.

Los noruegos han sido por siglos expertos tejedores, lo cual no es de extrañarse debido a las duras condiciones climáticas. Los jersey y cardigans nórdicos son toda una tradición y su uso es muy popular. Existen cientos de distintos patrones, algunos con diseños inspirados en la naturaleza (como flores, copos de nieve o animales) o algunos otros inspirados en los bordados del traje…