Tagged: Solveig Hisdal

Michelle Obama picks up four Oleana sweaters in Oslo

Fashion icon Michelle Obama received much attention for her four shift dresses while she was in Oslo with her husband Barack Obama when he received the Nobel Peace Prize on Dec. 10. “Michelle Obama...

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...