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The art of hygge : how to bring Danish cosiness into your life / Jonny Jackson & Elias Larsen.

By: Jackson, Jonny.
Contributor(s): Larsen, Elias [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Summersdale Publishers Ltd, [2016]Copyright date: ©2016Description: 140 pages : colour illustrations ; 20 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781849539555; 1849539553.Subject(s): Seasonal cooking | Handicraft | Happiness | Self-realization -- DenmarkDDC classification: 640 Summary: Hygge (pronounced 'hu-gah') is a Danish word that describes the feeling of being cosy, comfortable and at peace with the world. It's almost impossible to translate into English and it's probably the reason that Denmark is one of the happiest countries in the world. The Art of Hygge is packed with recipes to warm you on a cold winter's evening, craft ideas for decorating your home, and inspirational suggestions for enjoying the magic of everyday pleasures. Whether it's a perfectly brewed cup of coffee, a delicious Danish apple cake shared with friends, or a snuggly hand-knitted jumper, you'll find that a little hygge brings a lot of happiness!
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Hygge (pronounced "hu-gah') is a Danish word that describes the feeling of being cosy, comfortable and at peace with the world. It's probably the reason that Denmark is one of the happiest countries. 'The Art of Hygge' is packed with recipes to warm you on a cold winter's evening, craft ideas for decorating your home, and inspirational suggestions for enjoying the magic of everyday pleasures. Whether it's a perfectly brewed cup of coffee, a delicious Danish apple cake shared with friends, or a snuggly hand-knitted jumper, you'll find that a little hygge brings a lot of happiness! SELLING POINTS: * Danish culture has never had a higher profile than it does now, thanks to TV sensations such as The Killing, Borgen and The Bridge. * Presents a perfect lifestyle mix of recipes and craft ideas, along with tips for a new take on mindfulness. Colour illustrations

Hygge (pronounced 'hu-gah') is a Danish word that describes the feeling of being cosy, comfortable and at peace with the world. It's almost impossible to translate into English and it's probably the reason that Denmark is one of the happiest countries in the world. The Art of Hygge is packed with recipes to warm you on a cold winter's evening, craft ideas for decorating your home, and inspirational suggestions for enjoying the magic of everyday pleasures. Whether it's a perfectly brewed cup of coffee, a delicious Danish apple cake shared with friends, or a snuggly hand-knitted jumper, you'll find that a little hygge brings a lot of happiness!