Speaking of the Ekdahls, this advent candle holder reminds me of the opening scene of Fanny and Alexander. The angels spin making a slight "ting" sound.
|Advent Candles at P.U.B.|
For the lover of clean, Scandinavian and Modern.
|Allas by Andeas Engesvik for Iittala at P.U.B.|
If you absolutely must go the number route, then here's an option from Indiska.
I like these the best. Simple yet versatile. They come in different colours too. These candle holders work together as a unit without actually being the exact same. This creates visual interest and asymmetrical symmetry (you'll earn points with the design snobs for that one!)
|Candleholders from MIO|
We'll continue to look at the ways that the Swedes worship their sources of light at Jul as we approach December 13th which is the celebration of St. Lucia, the patron saint of light.
*Gröt: Basically this is porridge. It comes in oat, rice and some other grain "manna" that I have yet to identify.