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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may good fortune find you

Fashion, Nordic styles

..and other tales in leather by Simone Bendix – a Paris based actress who debuts with her own luxury label.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, October, 2010

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eero aarnio at 70+

Design, Nordic styles

Despite the wave of young talent iconic designers aged 70+ are still going strong.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, February 2010.

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eskimo effect

Fashion, Nordic styles

When Greenland inspired Peter Jensen in his latest winter collection, the results were cool kamiks – and protests from  local politicians.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, March 2009.

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danish models

Fashion, Nordic styles

Antonie, Bennie, Grethe, Jette and Winnie were among the most sought after Danish models in the 60s, 70s and 80s – with lifestyles to match their arresting images.

By Camilla Alfthan, Eurowoman 2002

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size matters

Fashion, Nordic styles

In the 1970s, the Paris based photographer, Gunnar Larsen invented the world’s largest fashion magazine which he filled with Scandinavia girls.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske, September 2009

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jomfruens egede

Design, Nordic styles, Sport, lifestyle

The manor of King Christian V’s preffered mistress is turned into a hotel.

By Camilla Alfthan, photos Claus Bech-Poulsen, Mad&Bolig, April-May 2006.

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georg jensen revisited

Design, Nordic styles

A bike and an open fire place are among the new decors in Georg Jensen’s Madison store which is designed to resemble a modern Scandinavian home.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, December 2009.

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married to the fashion mob

Fashion, Nordic styles

Noona Smith-Petersen tells her tallest tales.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, August 2009.

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cooling down in iceland

Fashion, Nordic styles

Steinunn on the new,  modest creativity after the credit crunch.

By Camilla Alfthan, Berlingske Tidende, February 2009.

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