A Celebration of Simple Pleasures, Living the Danish Way
My latest book is out now, published by Trapeze
‘Abrahams’ Hygge could fill the Norwegian Wood hole this Christmas’ Bea Carvalho, non fiction buyer for Waterstones.
‘an involving and disarming personal evocation of how the Hygge concept has influenced the writer’s life,‘ Jo Cranford, The Erotic Review
A delight for the mind, soul and heart! Wonderful writing, a touchy cover and rich details of a hygge life.’ Mari Balsama Wilson, Made on Holiday
Red, 20th October http://www.redonline.co.uk/health-self/self/the-beginners-guide-to-hygge
The Times, 14th October
Marie Claire Australia, November issue
Simple Things, 1st October
Scottish Herald, 25th September
Daily Mail, 4th September
STELLA Magazine, 28th August
Metro, 25th August METRO 25 August 2016
I was interviewed on the World Service News Hour on 17th August – you can listen to the podcast here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0450nhr
The Guardian, 11th June
For publicity enquiries contact Mark McGinlay, firstname.lastname@example.org
Up coming events
Talk about Hygge A Celebration of Simple Pleasures at Harvey Nichols as part of North Wind Supper Club with Danish chef of the moment Frederik Bille-Brahe, Thursday 3rd November 6.30-9pm. Tickets from email@example.com / 020 7201 8688
Book signing, reading and Q&A at Christmas Steps Gallery Bristol, 3pm Saturday 3rd December
Curating: I am now selecting for the spring edition of new talent showcase Spotted which will run as part of Top Drawer Spring 15th-17th January 2017 at Olympia London, http://www.topdrawer.co.uk/new-talent-sectors/spotted
Keeping a Cool Headboard, Financial Times How to Spend It September 4th http://howtospendit.ft.com/furniture/112383-headboards-elevated-to-works-of-art
Just Look Natural, Guardian Weekend May 7th
Highly Irregular, How to Spend It April 16th 2016 372_Disrupted_forms_2halfs.rc
The Cult Shop, Monologue London, How to Spend It April 16th 2016 372_CS_monologue_IS
Floored Genius. How to Spend It 2nd April 2016 367_Painterly_Rugs3IS
Dolls’ Houses, Past Masters, How to Spend It 6th February 2016 http://howtospendit.ft.com/home-accessories/100391-dolls-houses
Perfect Weekend Rabih Hage, How to Spend It 9th January 2016 361_PW_Rabih_HageZA
Need to Now, How to Spend It.com - www.howtospendit.ft.com/need-to-now
The Bespokesperson, How to Spend It.com www.howtospendit.ft.com/the-bespokesperson
Ecquisitions, How to Spend It.com - www.howtospendit.ft.com/e-cquisitions
Reconnoisseur, How to Spend It.com - http://howtospendit.ft.com/style/93031-spats-boots
Recent exhibitions, talks & shows
The Craft of Wallpaper, sponsored by Graham & Brown in association with London Craft Week at the Geffrye Museum Featuring work by Claire Coles, Elise Menghini, Helen Morley, Graham & Brown, Identity Papers, Juliet Chadwick, Linda Florence, Erica Wakerly and Fromental.
‘Another triumph for curator Charlotte Abrahams,’ Barbara Chandler
‘My London Craft Week highlight,‘ Richard Edwards, Arts Council England
Talks: Panel Discussion, Is the role of the hand more or less relevant in the digital world? with Julian Stair and Fred Baier, Contemporary Applied Arts 5th May, 2016 as part of London Craft Week. Conversations in Design, London Design Week 2016.
In conversation with Anna Murray and Grace Winteringham of cult pattern company Patternity discussing the inspirational power of pattern. https://accessgreatdesign.wordpress.com/2016/03/18/right-here-right-now-with-charlotte-abrahams-3/
A Life in Wallpaper at Norwich University of the Arts, 21st January 2016
Curating: Guest curator for Crafty Fox Spring 2016 Markets http://www.craftyfoxmarket.co.uk/
The 12th edition of new design showcase Spotted, featuring 41 new brands, drew the crowds at Top Drawer Autumn in September 2016.
Please follow the links above for more information on these and other projects.