stepping up

Fashion, Nordic styles

Designer Camilla Skovgaard shoes the stars from her one bedroom flat in London.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Anna Stevenson, In, April 2006.

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may’s day

Fashion, Nordic styles

Model Lykke May Andersen shows her favorite frills.

Text and photos Camilla Alfthan, Eurowoman, October 2003.

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helena’s peru

Nordic styles, Sustainability

Helena Christensen visits the Peruvian Andes Mountains to show how climate change affects local communities.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Helena Christensen, Berlingske Tidende, December 2009.

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helsinki’s new cool

Design, Nordic styles

A young generation of  designers add a new dimension to Finnish design.

By Camilla Alfthan, Living Design, January 2008.

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my funny valentine

Arts, Culture, Fashion, Nordic styles

Rie Rasmussen – who was born on St. Valentine’s Day – talks about love and about multitasking as an artist, actress, photographer, writer and film director.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Rie Rasmusen, Berlingske Tidende, February, 2010.

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danish dogma

Arts, Culture, Nordic styles

About making films with almost nothing – and taking home the biggest prizes of the industry   + Eccentric experiments from von Trier and co. which are not to be repeated in the next 1.000 years.

By Camilla Alfthan, Citizen K, Summer 1999 + Spring 2000.

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danish gladiator

Arts, Culture, Nordic styles

The Danish actress, Connie Nielsen talks leaving her modest background in Denmark to star opposite the likes of Russel Crowe and John Travolta.

By Camilla Alfthan, Costume, November 2002.

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much ado for a stroller

Arts, Culture, Design, Nordic styles

Vibskov takes a baby stroller through his quirky universe.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, August 2008.

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the minimalist

Design, Nordic styles

In line with his minimal estethics, Harri Koskinen launches a maximum of new designs.

By Camilla Alfthan, Boligen, Berlingske Tidende, April 2010.

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black is blue

Design, Nordic styles

 

A UN project – and a royal visit – helped Anne Black launch her own line of hand painted (and mostly blue) ceramics.

By Camilla Alfthan, MS September, 2010

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