Celebrate the Hygge Festival this weekend


For a fun, cosy, and creative way to embrace the art of hygge – look no further!

How to Hygge? That is the question. Signe Johansen tells us all of the secrets to living without languish and incorporating the irresistible Nordic culture into our own everyday lives. From newcomers seeking a taster, to seasoned fans that have already put the hygge concept into practice – take a stroll to The London EDITION hotel this weekend for the How to Hygge Festival.

Buy your copy of How to Hygge right here.

At the How to Hygge Festival, you can indulge in the Scandi sensibilities which makes perfect sense as winter draws closer and the fashionable knitwear is ready to be worn once again. Take a look at what’s on the hyggelig menu:

On Saturday, you can begin the morning with a wonderful way to put you in the mood for relaxation for the rest of the day!

From 10am to 11am, the Secret Yoga Club will be holding a special Yoga Morning in the serene surroundings of the Basement. Don’t worry, all yoga mats are included in this exquisite experience.

Between 3pm to 5pm, get creative with a tutored Life Drawing class and ‘Drink Shop & Do’, in Studio 2 at the luxury venue. All equipment, such as boards and pads will be provided for every guest.

At 9pm to 11.30pm, Arrow Films presents a special screening of Susanne Bier’s Love Is All You Need, starring The Legacy’s Trine Dyrholm, Pierce Brosnan, Paprika Steen, and The Bridge’s Kim Bodnia. Relish the romantic Danish drama in the comfort of The London EDITION theatre, with an exclusive introduction by Signe Johansen, author of How to Hygge.

Find out more about the Hygge Festival and how to book here


On Sunday, the feel-good magic continues with a mouth-watering cornucopia of Scandinavian treats to sample and inspire.

Beginning from 11am to 12pm, sit down with a Fika Coffee Morning, plus titbits from the Scandinavian Kitchen and Snaps & Rye. Signe Johansen will highlight the top Scandi eateries to visit in London and how you can recreate Scandi bakes from the comfort of your own home. Tea, coffee, and ‘Scandi treats’ are included.

At 3pm to 4pm, find out more about the hygge phenomenon and the iconic Scandi style as Signe Johansen talks to co-founder Magnus Englund of the furniture and design brand Skandium, and Creative Product Director of Not on the High Street, Sally Bendelow.

From 7pm, finish the festival on a high note as RAW Punch presents a live acoustic evening with the ‘Finnish music sensation’ Suad in the Punch Room. To reserve a table, check here.

How to Hygge Festival takes place this weekend from Saturday 22nd to Sunday 23rd October at The London EDITION Hotel, Berners Street

Book your festival tickets here

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