Thoughts from Little Sweden, USA during this Holy Week
The owners of the Hemslöjd would like to take this time to wish everyone a Happy Easter and thank our many customers throughout the world.
We are excited to announce our most recent step and that is a newly designed website. Our team has been working on this for almost a year.
Lindsborg, Kansas, aka “Little Sweden, USA,” was settled in the 1860s. One hundred fifty years later, Swedish traditions abound in daily life.
Links to Other Dala Horse Resources
Explore the history of the happy little horses that epitomize Swedish culture and heritage.
Over the years the hand-carved and painted Dala Horse has become a symbol of authentic Swedish handicraft and one of Sweden's most popular souvenirs.
The Story of a City and a Swedish Horse
Founded by Swedish immigrants in 1868, Lindsborg has emerged as an unusual blend of cultural heritage, education, visual arts, agriculture, music, theater, and more than its share of independent thinkers.