With the back-to-school organising and back-to-work well and truly in full swing, we thought it would be a great time to pause for a moment and remind everyone of the importance of wellbeing and looking after ourselves each day, as well as being organised and having all the right stationery to help you do so. Here are five of our top tips for looking after your wellbeing at school, work and university, and we’ve also thrown in a delicious recipe to inspire you as well!
The arrival of a new year for any stationery lover evokes a sense of new beginnings, fresh starts and endless possibilities. And this year, as you start a new year at school, return to university and work or simply begin to plan a new decade of goals and dreams, we want you to do it in a way that’s uniquely you!
Remember, you weren’t born to blend in. It’s time to celebrate your individuality, express your unique style and personality, and stand out every day, with our bold, new Back to School collection!
Our first episode for 2020 features the wonderfully inspiring Cyril Peupion, one of the world’s leading experts in productivity, time management and creating work-life balance – areas we could all use a little help in, especially at the start of a New Year! Listen as he and Kristina discuss simple actions that can help to make your work and life easier, common tips of high performers, how to create solid foundations for productivity and so much more!
In Swedish homes at Christmas, the tree is key to decorating, and a focal point for creating and sharing special memories. With the decorating season well and truly upon us, think of your home – and especially your tree – as a blank canvas where you can create a beautiful meaningful space to entertain loved ones, enjoy some festive fun, relax and create beautiful memories over the holidays.
The key when styling your tree is to ensure you choose ornaments and decorations that not only coordinate, but that also bring you and your loved ones joy. Discover everything you’ll need to make your tree beautiful, fun and festive with these simple ideas.
Be inspired to style your tree the Swedish kikki.K way with our gorgeous new collection of ornaments – including our 12 Days of Christmas Ornament Advent Calendar. Featuring 12 quality porcelain ornaments, you can open one each of the 12 days leading up to Christmas and add them to your tree! Or open them all at once and style to your heart’s content!
Legend has it, that the Tomte look after the farms in Sweden while the household sleeps during the long Nordic winter and through the Christmas season. Let your Tomte look over your gifts and home this year.
Also true to our Scandinavian roots, we’ve created some gorgeous Pine Cone Scallop ornaments that would look wonderful in any home. Combine all of these beautiful elements together to give your home a touch of Swedish tradition this Christmas.
With such beautiful ornaments to choose from, you could keep your styling super minimal and let the ornaments be the heroes of your tree. Or, why not add in a little Instant Snow, String Lights and gorgeous Ribbon to really tie it all together?
Whether you choose a real tree and embrace it and all of its beautiful imperfections, or don’t have the room or access to a real tree, our ornaments are sure to bring any tree to life!
And don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten about your workspace. If you’ve got a mini tree, or are looking to add a little festive fun to your desk, our Mini Baubles are just perfect.
Prepare for your unique and beautiful Christmas and get organised to style your Christmas tree with a little nod to Swedish heritage today. Shop our entire Christmas Collection now, and stay tuned for more styling inspiration.
*Note: Please read the instructions for our Instant Christmas Snow carefully before use.
God Jul (Swedish for Merry Christmas) from all of us at kikki.K.