Tagged: Signe Aarhus

Bergen’s Oleana looks to the future

Founder Signe Aarhus visits the “ideal venue” of Gig Harbor’s Chalet in the Woods Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American When Signe Aarhus, co-founder of Bergen’s Oleana, first came to visit Laura Almaas, her...

The rock star of Norwegian textiles

Oleana visits Chalet in the Woods in Gig Harbor, Wash. to share their fall collection, “Autumn Leaves and Winter Roses” By Laura Almaas Special to the Norwegian American Weekly How does one explain the...

BEYOND BORDERS – OLEANA the Norwegian Story

For their most recent collection, the Norwegian company OLEANA looked to China for inspiration – an ancient culture with strong design and ornamentation traditions that has left its mark on the west from as...