INSPIRATION :: Greta Garbo…and Astrid Lindgren

Did you know that in Sweden, the new 20 Kronor bill will be light purple and feature a picture of Pippi Longstocking creator Astrid Lindgren? And there will soon be a blue 100 kronor bill with Greta Garbo’s portrait!

Pippi Longstocking Author Astrid Lindgren on the New 20 Kronor Swedish Banknote
Greta Garbo on a 100 kronor Swedish bill

Here in the United States, authors of children’s literature and movie stars aren’t people we’d ever think to associate with paper money. But I kind of really love it, don’t you?