Fashion / Society

Unraveling the 'Lusekofta': How Norway's alpine must-have became a global style statement

By Josefin Forsberg

Knitted jumper in Norwegian wool, €499. Dale of Norway. Viscose leggings, €810. Magda Butrym. Silver ball handbag, €1,390. Paco Rabanne. Leather slingback heels, price upon request. Acne Studios. Photo: Elisabeth Toll

Nearly every Norwegian has a lusekofta in their wardrobe and more often than not it’s made by Dale of Norway, a brand that has been knitting the traditional sweater for over 140 years. We capture the beloved staple on the streets of Stockholm, proving that this iconic heritage piece has an equally alluring future