Asked by: Chanda Barazgov
asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th March, 2020

Can a person be Hygge?

Hygge can be noun, a verb, and an adjective. You can practice by saying things like, “What a hyggelig (hygge-like) home you have!” Or, “It was so hyggelig to see you!” Also, popular: “Saturday night was so hyggelig.” Alternatively, you can be a hyggespreder (someone who spreads the hygge).

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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

  1. Spend quality time with friends and family.
  2. Avoid multi-tasking.
  3. Remove stressors.
  4. Leave work at a reasonable time.
  5. Wear comfortable clothing.
  6. Bring the great outdoors indoors with plants.
  7. Soften and simplify your home with hygge decor.
  8. 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.

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