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DesignMarch 2014

DesignMarch 2014 | Playlist by Hildur Yeoman

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Hi all, How are you? Here is something to get your Wednesday groove on: In DesignMarch, the association of Icelandic fashion designers exhibits MUSES, a show that explores the ways in which Icelandic fashion designers and musicians influence each other. 18 artists partake, and the exhibition opens with a live… Read more

The Official DesignMarch Candy

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With less than three weeks to go, there are several things to think about, but none of them as important as candy. May we present, the official festival candy 2014, DesignMarchipan (isl. Hönnunarmarsipan) in the making! Designed by Arna Rut Thorleifsdóttir and Rán Flygenring and produced by Sambó, it is an… Read more

Opening | TEASER at Spark Design Space

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An experimental teahouse opened in Spark Design Space a few days ago. Rather than a traditional Japanese teahouse style, the exhibition space plays with various aspects of tea, creating a unique Icelandic teahouse experience designed by the design team Attikatti. The exhibition presents tea in unusual, non-traditional ways. Part of the… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 Sneak Peek | Farmers Market

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Dear all, How are you? All ready for DesignMarch? We cannot wait – literally – so I decided to pop by Farmers Market to talk to Bergthora Gudnadottir, founder and designer about their DesignMarch plans. The Farmers Market flagship store and design studio are located in the fishpacking district, a… Read more

Ígló&Indí

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Ígló&Indí is an Icelandic children’s clothing label that recently released its latest collection AW14 Frozen Landscapes. The Ígló&Indí story started with a drawing by founder, head designer and Art Director Helga Ólafsdóttir’s little daughter. In it, a boy held hands with his little sister, wearing hooded coats in an open… Read more

Order to Effect

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Satt Restaurant at Icelandair Hotel Reykjavik Natura hosts Order to Effect, a new kind of restaurant concept where you order food based on its impact on your body and health. Local, organic and delicious food that is good for you, too – what’s there not to like? Take a look… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 Bag by Siggi Odds

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Tadaa – may we present: The coolest accessory in town, the DesignMarch tote bag 2014! According to Greipur Gislason, project manager for DesignMarch, it’s both a promotional effort and yet another chance to bring the Icelandic designers to make their mark on the festival. The bag is by graphic designer… Read more