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DesignMarch | RFF and more fashion

Our guest contributor Ellen de Reus visited RFF 2013 and DesignMarch. Here are some of her highlights, enjoy!   TÖFRANDI – LIKE A FISH INTO THE WATER The four designers are fitting perfect together.  All over the store you found items that are matching together. From beautiful silver,  to colorful fish skin.  They… Read more

RFF | Snowblind by Mundi and 66° North

 Mundi in collaboration with the outdoor wear label 66° North closed the fifth edition of the Reykjavik Fashion Festival with a surprise – instead of the traditional catwalk show, the AW 2013 collection Snowblind was presented in a short film. Here are a few shots by Hulda Sif. Scroll down for  the… Read more

RFF 2013 | Behind the Scenes

The fourth edition of Reykjavik Fashion Festival was held in Harpa in collaboration with DesignMarch. Here are a few backstage shots by our wonderfully talented Hulda Sif. Stay tuned – more RFF images coming soon!               Images by Hulda Sif

DesignMarch 2013 | Kronkron

With the cheerful and daring collection KRON by KronKron allows everyone feel like being crowned as the most stylish person in Iceland. And it seems we all want to be in that category, as the KronKron store gathered so many people to their party on March 14th. Photos by madarakd.  

DesignMarch 2013 | Framed

The Association of Icelandic Fashion Designers opened a group exhibition on fashion drawings earlier today. Here are a few photographs by our wonderful Hulda Sif, enjoy!           Images by Hulda Sif

DesignMarch 2013 Sneak Peek | Steinunn Sigurðardóttir

DesignMarch 2013 starts next week, we cannot wait! While waiting for the fun to start, here is a little bit about Steinunn who is one of the participating designers. In this interview below, Steinunn explains how nature influences her work: See some Images of her current collection, The Knot Collection below: For more… Read more

Grapevine Design Awards 2013 | Product of the Year

Winners for the 2013 Grapevine Design Awards were announced on Friday last week. The Award for best product went to…Holster by  FurTrade! A unisex vest for carrying small items, Holster is the outcome of a cross-disciplinary collaboration between graphic designer Siggi Odds and fashion designer Bóas Kristjánsson. Made from leftover cuts of local… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Identity | N by Vik Prjonsdottir

This year’s DesignMarch festival identity (by Jónas Valtysson and Ármann Agnarsson) features a real wooden grid that forms the letters “HönnunarMars” (Icelandic for DesignMarch). Designed and built by Valtysson and Agnarsson in collaboration with designer Hlynur Axelsson, the grid, some 475 x 350 x 45 cm in size was then photographed by Marino Thorlacius in several… Read more

Grapevine Design Awards 2013 | Fashion Design of the Year

Winners for the 2013 Grapevine Design Awards were announced on Friday last week. For the first time ever, Grapevine awarded best fashion design too, and the award went to… Ostwald Helgason! The Grapevine Jury: Ostwald Helgason are strong pattern and print makers. Their cuts are fantastic and colours excellent. Each… Read more

RFF Designers | Andersen & Lauth

As part of our series introducing designers partaking in Reykjavik Fashion Festival, may we introduce Una Hlín Kristjánsdóttir, Head of Design for Andersen & Lauth! What is your Background? Former Andersen & Lauth assistant designer and now head of design for Andersen & Lauth. I am also the owner and head of design… Read more