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WE LIVE HERE | Housewarming Party

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​​In case you haven’t heard our Icelandic designers got new roomies from Finland during Stockholm Design Week 2015! To celebrate our moving in together, we threw a party and invited all our friends to see our new home. See more at WE LIVE HERE Images by Milis Smith

WE LIVE HERE | Nordic Design Lunch


Lunch to discuss practical level Nordic design co-operation. The curators of WE LIVE HERE, Marika Tesolin, Elina Aalto and Hlin Helga Guðlaugsdóttir will speak about the project, and the discussion on the future prospects of collaboration will be moderated by Ewa Kumlin, managing director of Svensk Form. See more at… Read more

WE LIVE HERE | Japanese Wazuka-Cha Tea Party

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Svensk Form hosts an exclusive Japanese Tea ceremony, as well as an exhibition with Kutani-yaki ceramics in the presence of the Japanese ceramicists. There will also be a presentation of calligraphy, Japanese music and Sake! See more at WE LIVE HERE Images by Milis Smith

WE LIVE HERE | Three Tea Tower


Brynhildur Pálsdóttir of Vik Prjónsdóttir, Aamu Song and Johan Olin of Company, Katja Pettersson and John Astbury join their drinking powers to serve a tea made from Finnish trees and Icelandic Flora mixed with Swedish ingredients. Each of the designers brought a local ingredient from their country of origin. In… Read more

WE LIVE HERE

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Design Forum Finland and Iceland Design Centre, the two national design promotion agencies join forces and “move to Stockholm” for Stockholm Design Week. The pilot project WE LIVE HERE explores new, collaborative ways to promote Nordic design on international venues. After meeting regularly – “dating” – for the past few… Read more

Process Interviews 001 | Rán Flygenring

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On Process 01. Interview by Hannah Lee In the attempt to dissect its inner workings, we are starting a new series of posts on the process and the act of making design, the first up is Rán Flygenring. Rán Flygenring is an Icelandic/Norwegian illustrator, currently based in Oslo, Norway. Once… Read more

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Christmas Calendar 22 | Guðmundur Úlfarsson

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Oh joyful Monday! We only have three more entries on our Christmas Calendar. Meaning Santa is on his way with joyful gifts. Today´s wish is by Guðmundur Úlfasson, chosen by Hanna Dís Whitehead. With the cold storming in this Winter, Guðmundur wished for a July Sunhat by Vík Prjónsdóttir. The Sunhats… Read more

Christmas Calendar 21 | Hanna Dís Whitehead

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A merry day to all! With only three more days until Christmas, we present our 21st Calendar wish. This time by product designer, Hanna Dís Whitehead, selected by Sigríður Sigurjónsdóttir. She put together a cheerful letter to Santa asking for a font from Or Type by Guðmundur Úlfarsson & Mads Freund… Read more