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DesignMarch 2014 | Cintamani

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The Icelandic outdoors label Cintamani offers functional clothes with a fashionable take. The outdoor collection for women, men, children and babies includes pieces especially tailored for the challenging climate conditions of Iceland. Cintamani introduced the collection at Reykjavik Fashion Festival 2014.   For years, Cintamani has fused technical outerwear and… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Mengi

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During DesignMarch 2014, team Volki previewed their indoor/outdoor furniture line, designed with the recognisable form of the “viti” (lighthouse) in mind. You can also buy Volki‘s products at Mengi, a newly opened shop, exhibition space and event venue all rolled into one.

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 | Explore. Reflect. Respond.

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The designers behind Designers & Forests arranged the seminar and workshop EXPLORE. REFLECT. RESPOND. – Designing for small communities at DesignMarch 2014. The audience and workshop participants consisted of a mix from designers and members from communities and municipalities. Designers & Forests was founded after the conference MAKE it Happen, held… Read more

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 | Aurum

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During DesignMarch 2014, the store Aurum held a collective exhibition in which were featured The Reflective Vale, the new and progressive ornate collection by jewellery label Kría. Selected by Billy, a new product line by Studiobility that gives up-and-coming designers a platform into a thriving production market. Sparking Tail, the… 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