What is your favorite Icelandic design?

I must admit that I don’t really know what’s going on in Icelandic design, or just design in general, but I’ve always enjoyed what Vík Prjónsdóttir make, all of their products are great.
If I could only select one I’d pick the Seablanket.

Who would you like to give it to this Christmas?

I’d give it to my best friend, Jói Kjartans , because he loves blue, and just moved to some wood cabin in the outskirts of Oslo, and I’m worried that he might get cold.

And who should be the next to answer these questions?

Let’s see what Jói has to say. Happy holidays.

 

– Siggi Eggertsson

 

 

This December, every day up until the 24th, we will ask a local designer the following questions:

What is your favorite Icelandic design?
Who would you like to give it to this Christmas?
Who should be the next to answer these questions?

 

Previous participants, Christmas Calendar 2011

1.12. Elisabet V. Ingvarsdóttir: Sasa Clock by Thórunn Arnadóttir
2.12. Hreinn Bernhardsson: Seal Pelt by Vík Prjónsdóttir
3.12. Halla Stína Hannesdóttir: Chocolate Mountains by Brynhildur Pálsdóttir
4.12. Edda Kristín Sigurjónsdóttir: Thread by María Kristín
5.12. Sigrún Birgisdóttir: Hverra mamma ert þú by Sóffia Gudrun Jóhannsdóttir, Hildigunnur Gunnarsdóttir and Hrund Gunnsteinsdóttir
6.12. Anna María Bogadóttir: Lampen-i-ringen by Guðlaug Friðgeirsdóttir and Elle Kunnos
7.12. Snæfríð Þorsteins: Shoes by Kron by KronKron
8.12. Tinna Gunnarsdóttir: Skyrkonfekt from Erpstaðir
9.12. Hafsteinn Júlíusson: Dalvik Sled by Dagur Óskarsson
10.12. Halli Civelek: I Could Eat A Horse by Stefán Pétur Sólveigarson
11.12. Siggi Eggertsson: Seablanket by Vík Prjónsdóttir
12.12. Jói Kjartans:

 

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