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Celebrating Christmas in Norway

Nothing’s more festive than Norway at Christmastime—it’s a magical season set under the ephemeral glow of the Northern Lights. Where else would Santa streak across the sky on his way from the North Pole? Close your eyes and smell the pepperkaker, aka gingerbread, as you dogsled through the snowdrifts. Or savor a traditional Scandinavian feast … Continue reading Celebrating Christmas in Norway

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Honoring Edvard Munch’s Wondrous Works

Stressless has always been a brand to honor the classics. We love to give credit where credit is due and respect those who came before us. With this in mind, we are extremely excited about the Edvard Munch Museum, opening very soon in—you guessed it—Oslo, Norway! The New Edvard Munch Museum, opening October 22, will … Continue reading Honoring Edvard Munch’s Wondrous Works

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Svalbard Global Seed Vault: Norway’s gift to the world

The Norwegian archipelago called Svalbard, known as “the land with the cold shores,” will take your breath away—and not just because of the arctic temperatures. Besides the snow-covered glaciers, the roaming polar bears and Northern lights, Svalbard is the northernmost urban community on the planet. It’s the perfect location for the world’s largest collection of … Continue reading Svalbard Global Seed Vault: Norway’s gift to the world