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Making a change through Sport

Back in 1923, Albert Messmer developed one of the first football cleats in the world, together sith his brother Michael Ludwig Messmer, they founded the company Messmer & Co. that would go on to become known as hummel. A Danish footwear and sportswear brand with deep roots in football and handball, gone from being German to becoming Danish, this one of the oldest teamsport brands had been worn by big football teams like Real Madrid, Tottenham Hotspurs, Aston Villa, and the Danish national football team and today the sponsor of some the biggest clubs and players within handball. Signing the first sponsorship deal in 1968, fast ...
Categories: Fashion

Dancing in the rain!

“I’m singing in the rain Just singing in the rain What a glorious feelin’ …” Remember the scene where Gene Kelly dance and sing in the movie Singing in the Rain (1952)  ? You might have wondered how glorious it is to dance in the rain when you get absolutely soaked and need to get on with your day? Ok, it IS actually quite fun to play in the rain, but realistically speaking there aren’t many chances we can do that. Danish brand RAINS, specializing in raincoats might be a solution for you to really do that (I’ve tested it trust me). Based in Aarhus, Jutland, RAINS launched with just one product in 2012: a poncho. The sea...
Categories: Designer

Minimalistic Luxury- Nobis Hotel Copenhagen

I am a regular in Copenhagen, and every time I return, the city still manages to surprise me. The long-awaited Nobis Hotel Copenhagen has finally opened, in time for the beautiful festive season. I had written about the other Nobis Hotels in Sweden previously, and staying here at the latest and first in Copenhagen has been a much-anticipated experience for me. ”It’s our personal definition of luxury. As a contemporary frequent traveler, I want a hotel to be elegant, comfortable, friendly and efficient, but I don’t need all that unnecessary excess and artificial service still often associated with luxury in the traditional sens...
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A Fashion Commitment

Fashion industry has grown and changed so much in the past decade. With every growth, there are impacts, both good and bad. Behind every fast or slow fashion, there are so many processes behind the scene that is lesser known, or even not known by general public. Out of so many issues we face, sustainability has become one of the most talked-about issue. The way we consume and produce fashion has to be changed. But how? What can we do to make a change or raise the awareness? Earlier in May, the world’s leading annual event on sustainability, Copenhagen Fashion Summit,  once again made a step closer to changing the industry....
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Discovering emerging Danish Fashion

      Fashion world has long been admiring the Danish fashion scene- how effortless and cool they are, how laid-back yet unique at the same time. Apart from the internationally known Danish brands, the industry is definitely emerging and worth paying attention to. 2 years ago I first went to Aarhus for Headstart Fashion Delegation, and met some interesting talented designers. A while ago I went back and met some more. Aarhus, for those who are not too familiar, is the second largest city in Denmark. It is the European Capital of Culture 2017.  A small city in Jutland, I’ve been told to celebrate the vibrant culture and herit...
Categories: Designer