Hornbæk, the town of styles

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It is exciting to visit Hornbæk

Hornbæk is a danish summer town situated on the top of the island of Sjælland. You’ll find it 8 miles north of Helsingør, also called Elsinore in English. Hornbæk is an old fishing port with a wonderful beach, known as ”Denmark’s best”. The population is a few thousands, but during spring and summer the town transforms into a hub. Like a magnetic force field, it draws both Danes and thousands of tourists. Some visitors are from Sweden, Norway, England, Germany and the United States. Thanks to the tourists who visit, the peak of the store sales is from April to September.

Hornbæk offers more than Ilse Jacobsen

Among those who open their arms for the customers is a store named Lind Living, which is centrally located at Hornbæk’s main street.

– Welcome to Hornbæk! Remember to visit all the stores while you are here. We all have something special to offer, says Lulle Slowik Aare Hansen, owner of Hornbæk Lifestyle store. It delivers fashion with style and home with soul.

In this town the exclusive lifestyle is blended with charm and conviviality. Lulle talks warmly about it: ”Hornbæk is a city that has a lot to offer you. Small and special shops with mainly Danish brands”.

Hornbæk is offering an amount of different styles. One of the biggest names, is the Danish designer Ilse Jacobsen who herself is from the town. She has a clothing store, a flower shop and a Spa. It is no disadvantage for the other stores that Ilse Jacobsen is in the town. As the owner of Lind Living saying: ”We have our own styles and selection”.

Lind Living has been in Hornbæk about 4 years now. Lulle took over the store in August 2015 and wanted to keep the store in the same spirit as the previous owner. Is a store that turns to both male and female customers. The customers are of a variety of ages.

Sale among brands

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Amazing selections in Hornbæk

The businesses follow each other in their sale in Hornbæk. The sale begins in the middle of July for the upcoming autumn and winter clothes. Some stores put down the price early to get their assortment sold out.

In Lind Living we find danish and foreign brands. Alike to men, the clothes come from Shine Original and Lindbergh. The clothes for women get more space in the store. Here you can get outfits from Sofie Schnoor, Plus Fine, Copenhagen Luxe, Desires and Stylebutler.

You can even get some interior in Lind Living, like items from Snowdrops Copenhagen, aroma sticks from Copenhagen Candle and the perfume named Zarko Molecule. It is also possible to buy some jewelry or accessories from brands as Starsbyp, Plisse Copenhagen or Amust.

 

Lind Living advises us to get to Hornbæk:

  • Experience the Ilse Jacobsens Spa
  • Beach Volleyball Tour, 23-24 July.
  • The famous festival, 29-31 July.
  • Scandinavian Beach Polo World Cup, 4 – 6 August 2016.

More tips for exciting and attractive arrangements can be found at citybook.dk.

Photos: Wordsofempa & Lind Living, Text: Wordsofempa

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Sabrina Petrini – I will, I can, I am

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Photo: Jose D. Rodriguez, Text: Wordsofempa,

Sabrina Petrini followed her dream. As a child, Sabrina Petrini dreamed of  becoming a big star like Michael Jackson and Britney Spears. Like thousands …

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Sabrina Petrini – I will, I can, I am

Photo: Jose D. Rodriguez, Text: Wordsofempa,

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Sabrina Petrini followed her dream.


As a child, Sabrina Petrini dreamed of  becoming a big star like Michael Jackson and Britney Spears. Like thousands of other girls she was transformed into a mini Britney, who danced and sang hit songs incessantly. Her dream became a reality. From Sweden to the world of music.

Today Sabrina lives and works in Los Angeles and is up to date with the new album titled  ”I will, I can, I am”.

It makes me smile, it’s just like I remember her. A young little lady who corrected the adults and gave comebacks when she answered them; ”My name is actually Sabrina Petrini”. The title ”I will, I can, I am” reflects her focus and shows what drives her. She is confidently resolute when it comes to her ultimate goal.

Important key feature

On her way to success, Sabrina has shown a remarkable key feature that she herself appreciates. ”I’m confident in who I am and have never really been bothered about what other people think about me.” Learn to be proud of what you do, even if no one agrees with it”.

The music comes easy to her and there is no mechanical work. “I express a personal message mixed with a lot of emotion in my music”. Sabrina appreciates her work; ”I will never be fully trained, I always learn something new and evolve. The downside may be that as a songwriter, I never know how people will react”.

Music to help herself and others

”Through my music, I can communicate with many different people from different cultures, and through my lyrics I can help young people”. Sabrina encourages the young ones and says, ”find something you love and be the best at it. People who laugh at you, are people who are unsure of themselves”. This she herself experienced when she was young.

Sabrina is encouraged to continue creating music because of the response from her listeners and the way she makes them feel through her music. Some recognition for herself. ”What helped me and gave me joy when my life was tough was the music. I wrote about my feelings when I was a child. Something I continue to do even today and use to create my music”.

Google helped Sabrina to Los Angeles

The road to Los Angeles was a chance, says Sabrina: ”I lived and went to school in London. The last month, I felt that I wanted to change the environment and left it to Google to determine what would happen. I decided to go for the first school that offered what I was looking for”. Sabrina ended up at the Musicians Institute in Hollywood.

Europeans have got a glamorous idea of the artist life and the lifestyle in Los Angeles, but Sabrina responds, “That life is not reality. This is a constant movie set and an false image has been created; something the rest of the world believes in. Everything looks good in photos. LA does a great job to make us believe that this is the real life”. Sabrina continues to say what is most important to her: ”For me, real happiness is to wake up and feel like all the puzzle pieces sticks together, music, personal life, family, and health”.

A route with errors in positive way

“It is easy to lose oneself as a person in LA. I think you have to be strong when moving here. I’ve clearly stumbled at some point, because it is human. You learn from your mistakes, but I’m not afraid to be myself. If I had done things differently in my life, I had never been who I am today.”

Her drive and strong personality motivated her to leave her mini Britney in Sweden and the people there, some of which did not believe in her. She crossed the Atlantic, with the dream to follow Britney Spears and Michael Jackson’s footsteps, singing ”I will, I can, I am”.

Music: Pop