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DesignMarch 2014 | The Women Present… !

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During DesignMarch 2014 the Association of Business Women in Iceland presented products and works by their members related to design and architecture. 23 women displayed everything from gin and clothing to window screens and environmentally friendly architecture. The event took place in the Nordic House, here are some of the… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | STAKA

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On DesignMarch 2014, STAKA’s second collection of unisex leather accessories were presented for the first time. See the pictures of the opening here. Inspired by the Icelandic sagas and Iceland’s landscape María Kristín Jónsdóttir creates pieces for her fictional Icelandic tribe of nomads, living in the rural areas of Iceland. María Kristín imagines… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Studio Visit, Magnea Einarsdóttir

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Fashion designer Magnea Einarsdóttir partook in Reykjavik Fashion Festival this year. Did you see her show at RFF? We visited Magnea at her studio amidst the festival week, here are Adriana’s images from the atelier. Enjoy! Images by Adriana Pacheco

DesignMarch 2014 | The Weather Diaries

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During DesignMarch 2014 the Nordic House held the exhibition The Weather Diaries, after the Nordic Fashion Biennale took part in Frankfurt. The exhibition was curated by the photographer duo Cooper&Gorfer, who were commissioned to create a photographic exhibition interpreting fashion from Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands. The exhibition showed… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Reykjavik Fashion Festival

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Here is a Best-Of-Collection of this year’s Reykjavik Fashion Festival in Harpa, during DesignMarch 2014. Have a look behind the scenes with Þórður Sveinsson‘s pictures of the backstage area. Birta Rán was reporting the catwalk.   Farmers Market A/W 2014 collection The show was a beautiful experience – models moved slowly on… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Studio Visit at Steinunn

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Fashion designer Steinunn Sigurðardóttir’s studio was taken over by strings, shapes and shadows during DesignMarch. Black Snow was an enchanting installation, inspired by string art, falling snow, the infinite forms a snowflake can manifest itself in and the importance of the space in between. We visited Steinunn at her beautiful… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Studio Visit, Milla Snorrason

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Fashion designer Milla Snorrason partook in MUSES, a group exhibition organized by the Association of Icelandic Fashion Designers on how clothing designers and musicians influence each other. DId you get to see the show? We visited Hilda Gunnarsdóttir, the woman behind Milla Snorrason at her studio and her lovely dog Ronja. Images by… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | New Lingerie Collection by Mulier

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The Clothing Store Eva presented Mulier’s first collection of Icelandic lingerie. Here are Julia’s images from the opening.   Photos by Julia Schygulla  

DesignMarch 2014 | Sunday


Day Four: DesignMarch 2014 is all over town. Here’s a video from Sunday March 30: Enjoy!

DesignMarch 2014 Impressions

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In this post we’ll show you four exhibitions that were launched in the centre of Reykjavik during DesignMarch. All four exhibitions were filled with people enjoying their conversations about the works with each other, and also with the designers. Here are some pictures from the openings. Product designer Maria Kristin… Read more