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New book for dolls house lovers

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Scan­di­na­vian Design in the Doll’s House takes the reader through the chang­ing trends in Scan­di­na­vian inte­rior design, from 1950–2000. The book cap­tures the Nordic way of life that has influ­enced inte­rior design through­out the world. Child­like in some ways, per­versely voyeuris­tic in oth­ers, this book … Read More

Why don´t you know which Vodka is the most salubrious.

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Prob­a­bly every body that drink vodka knows about the Ice­Ho­tel in Jukkasjärvi, in the north of Swe­den. It is a damn good idea, we can say, because today it has expanded into an inter­na­tional expe­ri­ence with ice­bars in Oslo, Stock­holm, Copen­hagen and other cities around … Read More

Sake (酒) and Shōchū (お酒), A change of values, and habits.

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In Japan, right now, there is a big change of habits. Peo­ple are drink­ing more Shōshū than Sake. Which is a petty, because mak­ing Sake is a great art. Also the ques­tion is “what is Shōshū”. It is orig­i­nated from Kyūshū island but is pro­duced … Read More

Zoetrope is the best place in the world for…

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Japan is prob­a­bly the only coun­try in the world where the pro­ducer can sell liquors that con­tain­ing only 5% whiskey, no mat­ter aging, and be allowed to call it whiskey. Nikka Whisky sold on the super­mar­ket in a gal­lon plas­tic bot­tle. Atsushi Horigami is the … Read More