It’s winter and it’s cold. But as it is a holiday stockholmers of all ages goes for a walk. The art of taking a walk during wintertime include some important precautions: 1: See to wear your best mittens, they will be noticed. 2: Check out which café is open, so you can head for a fika. Fika = strong coffee and a cinnamon bun.
Most certainly the walking in itself will be brief and without much talking.
No strolling around. No chatting.
Its too cold.
And the mittens…? They´re on everyones hand! Often in combination with an otherwise trendy outfit.
Traditional Lovikka mittens from Heart of Lovikka.
Contemporary mittens in felted wool by Pia Wallén.