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A re-born Grand Dame Hotel gives nostalgia a wink and sleeps with cool modernity.
Meet Maria Svensson and Lisa Leierth, two wool-loving ladies from Gothenburg on the Swedish west coast. Based in an art-collective studio space with ten other designers and artists, they create the knitwear that they had always dreamed of wearing.
Sitting in the Adriatic just off the Dalmatian coast is the island of Korčula, a little lush haven of verdant and fertile lands masked in thick woodlands dotted with excellent vineyards, olive groves and countless small hamlets brimming with traditional local produce.
Doing business in this spot of town in the Medieval Rennweg can draw back through history to the 14th century no less and it is behind this aged façade of nine former guild houses that the Widder Hotel has established itself as a sort of biz embassy for smart commerce, culture & design.