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Monthly archive December, 2014

Christmas Calendar 14 | Sigríður Rún

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Hello everyone, having a cosy Sunday? Today’s Christmas Calendar will make your day! Sigríður Rún wrote this hauntingly beautiful letter to Santa asking for a Krafla lightshade by Jón Helgi & Þórleifur Gíslason. Amazing, isn’t it? Inspired by Karfla, the volcanic like features in the Nort East of Iceland, these lightshades… Read more

Christmas Calendar 13 | Paolo Gianfrancesco

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Happy Saturday, how is your weekend going so far? We had our Christmas party last evening, fun fun fun! Today’s Christmas Calendar is a letter to Santa by architect Paolo Gianfrancesco, selected by As We Grow. He wishes for two posters from the Anatomy of Letters collection by Sigríður Rún.   The… Read more

Christmas Calendar 12 | As We Grow

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Hello all, happy Friday! How are you? Here we go again with the Christmas Calendar! Todays’s wish comes from Guðrun Ragna at As We Grow, chosen by Thorunn Arnadottir. The Urban Shapes maps have been on display at Spark Design Space.See more from Paolo Gianfrancesco on our blog. Every day up until… Read more

Christmas Calendar 11 | Thorunn Arnadóttir

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Hi everyone, excited for today’s Christmas wish? So are we! Our designer today is Thorunn Arnadottir, the first winner of the Icelandic Design Award for the project; Designs From Nowhere, selected by Icelandic Design Award nominee Magnea Einarsdóttir. She writes a beautiful letter to Santa, wishing for a dress from As… Read more

Christmas Calendar 10 | Magnea Einarsdóttir

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The days may be getting shorter and dimmer, but today’s Christmas Calendar is a delightful affair: the wonderfully talented Magnea Einarsdóttir, selected by graphic designer Snæfríð, presents her letter to Santa in the form of a knitting pattern, perfectly fitting for the fashion designer known for her inventive, fresh knitwear. She wishes for… Read more

Christmas Calendar 9 | Snæfríð

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Hello all, after a stormy night we present a warm 9th day of our Christmas Calendar. This time we feature graphic designer, Snæfríð, selected by Chuck Mack for her work with Hildigunnur. All she wants from Santa is a beautiful dress from fashion designer, Magnea Einarsdóttir.   We can understand why… Read more

Christmas Calendar 8 | Chuck Mack

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Hello everyone, how was your weekend? Christmas preparations in full swing? We are back with today’s Christmas Calendar by Chuck Mack, selected by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir. Chuck wishes for a 2015 Hay Calendar by graphic designers Snæfríð and Hildigunnur, produced by Wrong for Hay. This beautiful calendar was a result of a DesignMatch collaboration between the graphic… Read more

Christmas Calendar 7 | Dögg Guðmunsdóttir

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Happy Advent! Today’s Christmas Calendar is by Dögg Guðmunsdóttir, chosen by Studio Granda. Dögg wishes for a work desk by Chuck Mack. The desk supported on trestles, and the toughened-glass worktop makes the contents of your drawers visible. Read more about Chuck Mack here.   Every day up until the 24th,… Read more

Christmas Calendar 6 | Studio Granda

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Hello there! Today’s Christmas Calendar features  Studio Granda, chosen by jewelry designer Fiona Cribben. They would like a chair from product designer Dögg Guðmundsdóttir of Dögg Design and Rikke Arnved.   ” Fifty Chair by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir and Rikke Arnved is very nice and light and breaks the rules in a very good… Read more

Christmas Calendar 5 | Fiona Cribben

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Hello all, we hope your as excited for the weekend – and the Christmas calendar – as we are! Today’s Christmas Calendar is featuring jewelry designer Fiona Cribben, chosen by Helga from Helicopter. She has a big wish this year to “design” Santa, no less than a new kitchen designed… Read more