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Notes from the Nordic Design Lunch #1


Here are few more snapshots of the discussion notes from the Nordic Design Lunch. Have a lovely day, and remember to think BIG! Images by Adriana Pacheco Illustrations by Rán Flygenring

Nordic Design Lunch at Stockholm Design Week 2014


Hi hi, how are you all? We are so happy to share this project with you! For Stockholm Design Week 2014, we joined our forces with Tanja, Mikko and the rest of the lovely people over at Design Forum Finland and invited Nordic design actors for lunch (cooked by the amazing team… Read more

The Making of DesignMarch 2014 Festival Identity


This year’s DesignMarch identity combines the Victorian toy thaumatrope and vintage electronics to portray the interactions that lie in the heart of the festival.   Designed by experience designer Friðrik Steinn Friðriksson and fashion designer Laufey Jónsdóttir, the identity features a graphics, photographs and video that explore the power and interaction in design and the festival itself:… Read more

Happy Christmas!


Happy, happy Christmas from all of us to all of you! Thank you for all the good moments, collaboration and inspiration over the past year and best of luck for the year ahead. See you soon, enjoy the holidays!

Iceland Airwaves Picks by Siggi Odds


Are you ready for the Iceland Airwaves? We asked some of our music-savvy designers for tips to what to see. This is what graphic designer Siggi Odds has to say:   Japam @ KEX hostel, Sunday November 3. at 15:00 Japam @ JÖR store, Wednesday October 30 at 18:00 Why?… Read more

Iceland Airwaves Picks by Jón Helgi Holmgeirsson


Over 200 names in the line-up, no idea what to see? We asked some design-savvy designers for tips as per what to see in Airwaves. Here is what Jón Helgi Hólmgeirsson will not miss:   Emiliana Torrini I’m a complete sucker for her music and I absolutely adore her voice…. Read more

Iceland Airwaves Picks by Alli Metall


Just a couple more days to Airwaves! While waiting for the fun to start, we asked some of our music-savvy designers for tips to what to see. Here are graphic designer Alli Metal’s picks from the line-up: Agent Fresco Genre: Alternative Rock One of the best live bands I have ever… Read more

Suomi PRKL! Design


Suomi PRKL! Design is the latest addition to the blooming Reykjavik design shopping scene. The dotted, bright yellow, all-round feel-good store specializes in Finnish design and stocks everything from Iittala to  city bike Jopos to toys, Moomin products and retro baby clothes. Apart from the obvious design icons, we  recommend… Read more

Kron by Kronkron


  In the year 2000 a young Icelandic woman called Hugrún Árnadóttir graduated as a fashion designer from Studio Bercot in Paris. Back in Iceland she met an influential hairstylist, Magni Þorsteinsson, and love was in the air.     The same year they met this dynamic duo started their… Read more

Mokka


Mokka is one of the oldest coffee shops in Iceland. It was founded in 1958 by a couple, Guðný Guðjónsdóttir and Guðmundur Baldvinsson. As a young man, Guðmundur was studying in Italy where he became familiar with how they made coffee in Italy – one cup at a time. He… Read more