Today you could already sense the summer feeling ❤ Yes, a bit chilly but still. The way the sun glimmered on the sea and the gulls shrieked was just so summery. After the long, dark and cold winter it’s more than welcomed feeling. Yep, so be it. And just how wonderful that is!
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
Dalsbruk was quite depressed and blue after the steel mill had quit. No more pipe whistles to rhytm your day. Insecurity of the future. Then, small blinks of sunshine, of the brighter future. Rosala Handelsbod moved from Rosala to Dalsbruk, first by the marketplace. Positive, international, classy, beautiful. I was so happy! Rapt for all of … More Festival Norpas
Yesterday I was at Dalsbruk to prepare Lillan for guests arriving today. Fog. A lot. There were some terns flying elegantly, catching fish from the coast line. Beautiful even with the fog. Had to take this pic to prove there were colours still present: The spring is coming, nevertheless. And they have promised this … More Misty and moisty morning
I had the honor to visit historic, newly renovated Ruukin Sauna this summer, invited by sauna hostess Henna Heinänen. What a true luxury! The dressing room is roomy and full of light, its high ceiling and old details lovely. Light and soft hammam towels are ready in line at the old drying line waiting to be … More Visited Ruukin Sauna
Did you know that Dalsbruk was chosen as the village of the year? Due to that honor it was designed an own logo based on the old steel mill logo. New logo looks like this: And the old factory logo can be seen for instance from the historic of the factory (one of the perplex … More Dalsbruk – the village of the year
Come and enjoy the wonderful atmosphere of the traditional christmas market at Dalsbruk’s historical old verkstad! At Sunday 11th December 11-14 o’clock. Local artisan and delicacy products, songs, Santa Claus and a lot more. You don’t want to miss this! And, of course, easiest and most enjoyable is to stay at Lillan also that weekend❤️
At Friday 25th of November popular and wonderful christmas season opening at Dalsbruk Market place starting at 18 o’clock. Many local producers, music, christmas elves giving children little gifts and maybe even Santa Claus himself present! Be there when Christmas lights turn on. And, of course, stay overnight at Lillan❤️