What is Hygge?
Hygge is a Danish word that can be best described as enjoying life’s simple pleasures. It was created as a concept and lifestyle by the Danish in the 18th century and is now a fundamental part of their culture.
While the word is meant to encompass the Danish way of life, it also embodies their decor. The main idea of hygge decor is to create a peaceful, serene space that is free of clutter. Mess can cause stress, which is the opposite of the calming and happy way of the Danish lifestyle. Even though hygge is a concept that is commonly associated with winter, it was actually meant to be enjoyed year round. In this guide you’ll learn how to hygge, tips to hygge your home and the do’s and don’ts of hygge decor.
How to pronounce “hygge”
Hygge is pronounced ‘hue-gah’. There is no single English