Asked by: Chanda Barazgovasked in category: General Last Updated: 28th March, 2020
Can a person be Hygge?
Also, what is the Hygge lifestyle?
Hygge (pronounced hue-guh not hoo-gah) is a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment, whether alone or with friends, at home or out, ordinary or extraordinary as cosy, charming or special. Hygge (or to be “hyggeligt”) doesn't require learning “how-to”, adopting it as a lifestyle or buying anything.
Likewise, how do I live a Hygge lifestyle? How To Hygge Your Life
- Spend quality time with friends and family.
- Avoid multi-tasking.
- Remove stressors.
- Leave work at a reasonable time.
- Wear comfortable clothing.
- Bring the great outdoors indoors with plants.
- Soften and simplify your home with hygge decor.
- Designate a hygge nook.
Then, can you Hygge alone?
Relaxing in a cosy chair by the fireplace, just being alone and enjoying the moment, is hygge. “You can have a hyggelig time all by yourself, or share hygge with old friends, family or your better half.
Why is Hygge so popular?
Hygge isn't just coziness, but rather a central aspect of Danish culture and an important part of Danish vocabulary. In short, the word hygge is more important than just a cozy gathering with people you're fond of. Fixed expressions like Hyggeligt at møde dig (Nice to meet you) are used all the time in daily life.