Collection by Priuspaal1

Christmas in Denmark ~ a few important traditions. The family’s Nisser is fed at Christmastime. Note that, since the Nisser are household creatures, they are, of course, friendly with the family cat. Danish Christmas, Scandinavian Christmas, Illustration Noel, Illustrations, Vintage Christmas Cards, Vintage Cards, Elves And Fairies, Christmas Gnome, Fairy Art

History of Christmas in Denmark

The holiday spirit of Denmark is Julnisse, an elf like creature who hides in barn lofts. Dressed in gray clothing with a red hat and socks and white clogs, Julnisse will cause mischief unless he is given treats. If he is properly treated, Julnisse will watch over a families animals...