10 Home Decor Items that’ll Help You Embrace Friluftsliv, aka the New Hygge

If you aren’t already familiar with the Scandinavian concept of friluftsliv (free-loofts-liv), then now’s the time to expand your horizons. The Norwegian phrase, which was first popularized by playwright and poet Henrik Ibsen, literally translates to “open-air living,” and it’s all about the emotional and physical value of spending time outdoors. Trend expert Dayna Isom Johnson of Etsy recently declared friluftsliv the “new hygge.