Shearling jacket

Carolina Engman

Photos by Mattias Swenson

Being used to Swedish winters where the sun disappears at 3 pm (yes, really), I’m always amazed by the abundance of light NY gets during the colder months. There’s just something so magical about that bright light that bounces of the sky high buildings, illuminating the streets below.

It is, however, starting to get pretty chilly on this side of the pond. Luckily enough I have a few tricks up my sleeve against the biting cold winds, and this shearling McQ jacket is one of them!

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Homesick

Chainmail knit (via fashionsquad.com)

Pictures by Mattias Swenson

Today we booked tickets to go back to Sweden over Christmas and I really can’t think of a time when I was more excited about traveling! I’ve been feeling really homesick lately and can’t wait to see my friends + family. So, while I’m counting down the days until I get to set foot in my beloved motherland again, let’s do a little time traveling to one of my favorite hotels in Stockholm, Scandic Grand Central. These pictures were shot sometime in the beginning of the year but for some reason I never got around posting them.

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