In the beginning of my ownership of Lillan I of course got checked the conduits of it. The chimney did not work well. The chimney sweeper came to help. He found out that jackdaws had at some point made their nest in the chimney. Because the pipe is old and curvy, he could not get … More Sanna Pelliccioni’s painting in Lillan
Reading here the greetings from the Open Doors at Lillan. Not everyone left their message there but still I counted 95 names from the book! How lovely is that ❤ The first visitors came already before noon when the happening began and last ones left after 4pm when the Open Doors -happening ended. So wonderful … More It was wonderful to meet!
At the September Open Sunday 10th of September 2017 there is also an Open Doors happening at Dalsbruk. There are several old houses with their personal names attending, telling their part of Dalsbruk’s history for some centuries. Old houses all have their own stories. Present owners are there to tell what they know and maybe … More Open Doors at Lillan
The title on the Lillan home page, "little house on the ocean shore" has brought up some discussion. Many of my very well English speaking friends have told me the Baltic Sea to be a sea, not an ocean. They have also noticed that since Lillan is not located directly on the shore, I should … More A house by the sea shore?
I had just a wonderful family as guests at Lillan. Polite, friendly, respectful, tidy, trustworthy. All the aspects one just could hope for guests to have. Mother of the family is an interior designer. When I heard of this, got a bit afraid. Would she like Lillan? Surely I do but I’m not official interior … More It’s all about the details (she wrote)
I just love modern age best parts. Here’s definitely one: now you can visit Lillan as you would be walking through it and even to take a dollhouse view to get a bigger picture. (Click the pictures to go to the presentation ❤ ) You can stroll through the house, take a closer look to … More Lillan as Dollhouse and 3D
Rosala Handelsbod has again a wonderful event. This one stays until the end of July: Nähdään majalla (Let’s see at the hut). Talented Sanna Pelliccioni, illustrator and graphic designer, displays her paintings and illustrations for childrens’ books. Sanna stayed at Lillan during her display arrangements with her two boys. They loved and enjoyed their stay. Well, the … More Joyful illustrations
Today, heavy rain. A perfect weather for the cozy, hygge, mys Lillan provides. Listen the rain drops drumming on the greenhouse windows. Watch the nature suck the moisture into its marrow. Enjoy the fresh air. Cradle yourself on the sofa. Feel the luxury of clean linen on your skin. There’s no bad weather at Lillan. … More Rainy day
Lillan house rules updated. For your comfortable stay! … More House rules
Got copies of two old photos of Lillan from Dalsbruks Bruksmuseum. Well, all is relative – if Lillan has stood on its ground almost 300 years, these pictures are quite young ❤ They even used the other of the photos for this lovely book’s cover. Thank you Sagalund! (The house behind Lillan was called Råttfällan. … More Historical pictures