Tag Archives: Norway
Cast iron waffle makers from Norway
Whenever I find second hand cast iron waffle makers at flea markets, I list them available for purchase in the vintage section of my Etsy shop. In this blog posting I present different types of vintage cast iron and cast aluminium … Continue reading
How to use Norwegian ‘gorojern’ pizzelle iron
Update 21 December 2016: Please visit my Etsy shop to see available cast iron waffle makers. The original blog post below. ——————– I found this fantastic, vintage ‘gorojern’ pizzelle iron at a fleamarket. A gorojern is a sturdy, heavy, cast iron frying … Continue reading
Needle point tapestry from Norway. Vintage folk art wall hanging.
Here is my latest flea market find! A very nice example of Norwegian mid-century needle point tapestry. If you wish to purchase this item, please visit my Etsy shop.
Modern ‘klokkestreng’ home decoration
‘Klokkestreng’, or bell pull, is a well known tradition in Norway, Denmark, and Sweden. Originally, a bell pull was a thick rope tied to a bell, which you could ring by pulling the rope, and call your servants. Times changed, … Continue reading
Vintage folk art wall tapestry from Norway
This needlepoint tapestry is a nice example of vintage Norwegian folk art. Available in my Etsy shop.