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Christmas Calendar 10 | Magnea Einarsdóttir

The days may be getting shorter and dimmer, but today’s Christmas Calendar is a delightful affair: the wonderfully talented Magnea Einarsdóttir, selected by graphic designer Snæfríð, presents her letter to Santa in the form of a knitting pattern, perfectly fitting for the fashion designer known for her inventive, fresh knitwear. She wishes for… Read more

Christmas Calendar 9 | Snæfríð

Hello all, after a stormy night we present a warm 9th day of our Christmas Calendar. This time we feature graphic designer, Snæfríð, selected by Chuck Mack for her work with Hildigunnur. All she wants from Santa is a beautiful dress from fashion designer, Magnea Einarsdóttir.   We can understand why… Read more

Christmas Calendar 8 | Chuck Mack

Hello everyone, how was your weekend? Christmas preparations in full swing? We are back with today’s Christmas Calendar by Chuck Mack, selected by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir. Chuck wishes for a 2015 Hay Calendar by graphic designers Snæfríð and Hildigunnur, produced by Wrong for Hay. This beautiful calendar was a result of a DesignMatch collaboration between the graphic… Read more

Christmas Calendar 7 | Dögg Guðmunsdóttir

Happy Advent! Today’s Christmas Calendar is by Dögg Guðmunsdóttir, chosen by Studio Granda. Dögg wishes for a work desk by Chuck Mack. The desk supported on trestles, and the toughened-glass worktop makes the contents of your drawers visible. Read more about Chuck Mack here.   Every day up until the 24th,… Read more

Christmas Calendar 6 | Studio Granda

Hello there! Today’s Christmas Calendar features  Studio Granda, chosen by jewelry designer Fiona Cribben. They would like a chair from product designer Dögg Guðmundsdóttir of Dögg Design and Rikke Arnved.   ” Fifty Chair by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir and Rikke Arnved is very nice and light and breaks the rules in a very good… Read more

Christmas Calendar 5 | Fiona Cribben

Hello all, we hope your as excited for the weekend – and the Christmas calendar – as we are! Today’s Christmas Calendar is featuring jewelry designer Fiona Cribben, chosen by Helga from Helicopter. She has a big wish this year to “design” Santa, no less than a new kitchen designed… Read more

Christmas Calendar 4 | Helga Lilja Magnusdóttir

Hello all, are you enjoying the snow as much as we are? Today’s Christmas Calendar entry is by fashion designer Helga Lilja from Helicopter, chosen by Auður Ösp. She goes straight to the point with her a letter to Santa – on her wish list: whale-tooth necklace by Fiona Cribben. We… Read more

Christmas Calendar 3 | Auður Ösp

Hello all, how is your week going? Here is today’s Christmas calendar for you: Auður Ösp Gudmundsdóttir, chosen by Brynjar Sigurðarson, writes a lovely plea to Santa to make room in his calendar to bring her a dress from Helga Lilja’s fashion brand Helicopter. She writes (to the Icelandic speaking Santa): “Dear… Read more

Christmas Calendar 2 | Brynjar Sigurðarson

Hello everyone! Here is some colour to this rainy, grey December 2nd: Our Christmas calendar, brought to you today by Brynjar Sigurðarson, scored by the winner of Icelandic Design Award, Karna Sigurðardóttir.  He wrote this wonderful letter to Santa, wishing for a special gift from product designer, Auður Ösp Guðmundsdóttir.  … Read more

Christmas Calendar 1 | Karna Sigurðardóttir

Happy first Advent, everybody! December 1st marks the start of our annual Christmas calendar. Every day up until the 24th, we will ask our friends – designers, curators, architects and other wonderful folks – to answer the following question: “Which Icelandic designer/architect would you like to receive a Christmas present from? What… Read more