il borro revisited

Sustainability

The Italian fashion dynasty spends their weekends hunting and horse riding at Il Borro – a historic estate with a green agenda.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Signe Vilstrup, ELLE October 2017

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the painter from moominland

Arts, Culture

Tove Jansson is best known for her celebrated Moomin characters. Her lifelong ambition, however, was to be recognized as a painter, tells her niece Sophia Jansson who is exhibiting some of her aunts most intriguing works.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske June 2017

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flying geniuses

Sustainability

The dream to fly eternally on solar energy resulted in a trip around the world for the Swiss adventurer, Bertrand Piccard and his co pilot, André Borschberg.

By Camilla Alfthan, Weekendavisen April 2017

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style huntress

Design

A visit to art historian, Emilie de Bonaventure’s cosy cave in southern Pigalle where treasures where hunted down at the flee market.

By Camilla Alfthan, Living February 2017

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more is more..

Design

“As long as it doesn’t give you a headache,” says Alexandra Poster Benaïm – a compulsive consumer of interiors designs.

By Camilla Alfthan, Henne, October 2016

 

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copenhagen canvas

Arts, Culture, Design

Art works from around the globe create an intriguing dialogue with the interiors of an artist’s home.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Birgitta Wolfgang Drejer, ELLE Decor June 2016

 

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still family

Arts, Culture

Debbie Sledge sings the jazz and joins her sisters to rhythm the world.

By Camilla Alfthan,  April 2016

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jazz on the riviera

Travel

In Montreux, an iconic jazz festival celebrates it’s 50th anniversary.

By Camilla Alfthan,  HBL, February, 2016

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risky riding

Equestrian, Fashion

Nature is at center stage for the London based jewelry designer, Philippa Holland – whether she’s in the saddle or creating her intrinsic gems.

By Camilla Alfthan,  horse-tales.com

late bloomer

Equestrian, Nordic styles

At 50, Charlotte Jorst, has become one of America’s leading dressage riders while she’s also embarked upon an ambitious business adventure.

By Camilla Alfthan, ELLE, November 2015

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