Scandinavia Standard is your one-stop destination for Scandinavian lifestyle in English. Whether you’re a local, immigrant, visitor or simply a scandiphile, you should get to live an enriched life in the city of your choice. And if you can’t get on a plane? No problem! We’re bringing all the Scandi-goods to you online, so you can enjoy Scandinavia wherever you are.
Our motto is simple:
We live here. We chose to live here.
Scandinavia Standard’s goal isn’t to make its own isolated community but instead to provide our readers with the knowledge and desire to access the city they’re in, now.
We aren’t about bashing Scandinavia (or anywhere else). We’re about positivity. We believe it’s possible to be critical without being nasty.
Welcome to Scandinavia Standard!
Have a question, comment, or just want to say hi? We love that shit! Get in touch!
Rebecca Thandi Norman – Co-founder & Editorial Director
Rebecca is a writer and editor. She has lived in Boston, Cape Town, London and now Copenhagen with her Danish husband and son.
Freya McOmish – Co-founder & Creative Director
Freya is a filmmaker, photographer and graphic designer. She is half Danish and half Australian, and has a background in law, film and philosophy.
If you are a Danish business interested in collaborating with us, please contact Pernille C. Lotus from SMAC Agency: pernille[at]smacagency.com or +45 2728 4248
If you are a business from outside of Denmark interested in collaborating with us, please contact Scandinavia Standard at hello[at]scandinaviastandard.com.
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Anna Clarke – Editorial Assistant
Monika Masnicova – Creative Intern
Tiffany Leung – Social Media Consultant
Michael Larsen – Contributor and the brain behind Scandi Haircuts
The Noun Project supplies all the icons used throughout the site.
Website designed and built by Freya McOmish.
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