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Meermin Mallorca - Stockholm Trunk Show

In the first weekend of May I was visiting Stockholm. During my visit I was able to take part at the trunk show held by Spanish Meermin and Austrian Saint Crispin's. At first the idea that these two firms from totally different price categories and segments would do a trunk show together may sound a bit strange. On the other hand the difference is also the fact that makes it totally reasonable. These brands are both manufacturers of quality footwear. But they do not really compete of the same customers. Plus as they share a long family history, the idea of coming to Sweden together sounds even more reasonable. For Meermin this was the first trunk show they've ever had. For...

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D.C.I Sweden - handmade bracelets from the North

“It shall stand the wear of the eye” Couple of weeks ago I was surprised to be approached by Daniel Ingdahl, the man behind D.C.I Sweden, a Swedish company producing high-quality accessories for men. They wanted to know if I was interested to give one of their bracelets a try. As I had been seeing pictures of them (have actually posted some pics of them myself as well) and as I had been willing to see how they would be in person for a time now, it was easy for me to say yes. D.C.I has been running for several years (designing kitchens, producing bicycles etc), but began creating hand-made bracelets and other accessories for men a couple of years ago. At...

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