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DesignMarch 2014 Teaser I Hildur Yeoman


Click play to hear about the rebellious grandmother of designer, illustrator Hildur Yeoman, and head over to Reykjavik for DesignMarch to see the exhibition inspired by her.     More infos: Muses and Yulia Video by Glamour Etcetera  

DesignMarch 2014 Sneak Peek | Reykjavík Letterpress


There are just 2 weeks to DesignMarch 2014 and the preparations at the designers’ studios are full on. We visited Hildur Sigurðardóttir and Ólöf Birna Garðarsdóttir of Reykjavík Letterpress, a design studio established in 2010, doing funny, practical and aestetically pleasing products using letterpress techniques. For this year’s festival, they will… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 Teaser | Orri Finn


What does jewellery design have to do with insects? Click play to hear what designer Orri Finn has to say, and head over to Reykjavik for DesignMarch to see his exhibition. video by Glamour et cetera

DesignMarch 2014 | Playlist by Hildur Yeoman


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


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


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


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


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


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

Winter Lights Festival


Did you visit the Reykjavík Winter Lights Festival? From the 6th to 15 February, a number of light-art installations were exhibited all around the city, illuminating some of the Reykjavik landmarks. The festival aims at illuminating the dramatic darkness of the Icelandic winter with a collection of sparkling events. Our wonderful… Read more