17 Mar '17

10 years of Nordic Bakery

Miisa Mink, Golden Square

When I entered our first Nordic Bakery in Soho’s Golden Square back in 2007, I felt like I had arrived ‘home’. Pressing my hands against the solid wooden door and stepping inside, I discovered a peaceful Scandinavian coffee shop where I could take refuge from…

4 Nov '16

Hygge moments

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This Danish concept of hygge is gaining much interest right now and we think that this reflects a movement towards slowing down the pace of our lives. Of making time to create peaceful moments, with friends or by ourselves and to create a sense of…

16 May '16

#MyQuietMoment – what’s your favourite?

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In a busy city like London, some of our customers have taken a quiet moment to create these mesmerizing still life pictures. We think they reflect the simple beauty that surrounds us. The beautiful architecture of London buildings, a quiet corner seat, a design-classic mug…

1 Apr '16

Seven Cakes for a #FikaParty

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The Scandinavian tradition of fika transforms an ordinary coffee break into a proper pause in the day when people stop work and get together with others for a chat over a coffee and something sweet to eat. Cake is so synonymous with fika that many…

16 Nov '15

An antidote to Christmas stress

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We love a cheerful Christmas. Yet as the festive season approaches, we can sense our stress levels build – presents to buy, people to see, places to go to. It’s so easy to get caught up in the rush and clutter of Christmas by living…

5 Jun '15

Less is more

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In a world where everything is everywhere, it’s easy to let our lives be ruled by distraction, disruption and anxiety which is why we believe that less can give us more. When we set up our business we were asked what we were going to…