Life in the outdoors

Life in the outdoors2010

Folding bike

The minibike of the 1960s swept Sweden of its feet. When the big cities started getting crowded around the 2000s, the need for a folding bike came back. (From catalogue 2013.)

Life in the outdoors1930

Berry picking kit

Speed up your berry picking, just scoop them up. (From catalogue 1931.)

Life in the outdoors1940

Military backpack

The practical backpack in durable cloth and with plenty of pockets gained popularity after the Second World War. (From catalogue 1945.)

Life in the outdoors1950

Primus sportkitchen

F. W. Lindqvist’s idea to preheat kerosene and then to use an air pump to push the gas that appears to the burner is over 100 years old – and still effective. His Primus kitchen has had countless followers. This one is a propane version. (From the catalogue 1955.)

Life in the outdoors2000

Nordic walking sticks

The trend allegedly started in Finland in the 1990s and was inspired by how Finnish cross-country skiers practiced in the summer. Today Nordic walking is a world-wide enthusiasm. (From the catalogue 2005.)

Life in the outdoors1930

Crude rubber boots

The fisherman’s best friend lets you angle for fish that are really far out. (From the catalogue 1932.)

Life in the outdoors1950

Air mattress

Got time so lay around?  Do it on your air mattress. (From catalogue 1951.)

Life in the outdoors2000

Heating foil

Wrapping yourself in a heating foil makes sleeping outdoors far more comfortable, regardless of the season. The foil reflects the body’s own heat back to the sleeper. (From the catalogue 2007.)

Life in the outdoors2010

Farm animals

Plastic became mainstream in the mid-1950s – and we got farm animals. (From catalogue 2014.)

Björn Haid

“I think Clas would have been shocked if he had known we have more stores than Åhlens”

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Paulina Kolm

“Clas Ohlson is known for smart and good products.”

Paulina Kolm delivers the product App-on-wall to Clas Ohlson.
Read about the cooperation.