Swedes love Christmas with some willing to shell out as much as 800 kronor ($120) for a Disney style tree but 600,000 spruces are stolen every year according to experts.
As many as 400,000 Swedes, including Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, had their online passwords leaked online following an attack on software giant Adobe.
A cake in the face, the demise of a legendary ponytail, and a rapping granny are just a few of the stories making headlines in Sweden this week. Missed one? No worries, from mafia to music, we've compiled a gallery of the most important and most interesting stories from the week.
The Olympic flame could return to Sweden for the first time in over a century with Stockholm mulling over a bid to host the 2022 Winter and Paralympic games.