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The Graduates | Ásrun Ágústsdóttir

Ásrun Ágústsdóttir is a recent BA graduate in fashion from the Iceland Academy of the Arts.    Her graduation collection features pieces for “an abstract postmodern flowerchild of the 21th century. Ágústsdóttir describes her muse as a fearless braveheart feeding the soul with its own wisdom, paid for by yesterdays… Read more

The Graduates | Hrefna Lind Einarsdóttir

Hrefna Lind Einarsdóttir is a recent graduate from the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Her final project is Colō (latin for “I cultivate”). The project portrays Icelandic plants on three silk scarfs, composed to create flowing and colourful prints, designed from natural forms. Hrefna Lind looked into the plants housed at the Icelandic Institute of… Read more

The Graduates | Andres Pelaez

Andres Pelaez recently graduated from the Iceland Academy of the Arts with a BA degree in fashion. His final collection is a fresh and modern interpretation of classic elegance that translates the active sophistication of a strong and dynamic woman in today‘s society. The silhouette of the garments follows an architectural order that creates an… Read more

The Graduates | Ingibjörg Íris Ásgeirsdóttir

Ingibjörg Íris Ásgeirsdóttir is a recent fashion BA graduate from the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Her graduation collection discusses femininity, and the way women are portrayed in our society.   I created my own world in which I wanted to seek out a new kind of femininity. With this collection,… Read more

Christmas Calendar 18 | JÖR by Guðmundur Jörundsson

Hello all, the weekend is approaching & we are excited to join the Holiday festivities. Today’s Christmas Calendar features JÖR designer, Guðmundur Jörundsson, selected by Eysteinn Þórðarson. This year Guðmundur goes for a custom made gold ring by Orri Finn jewelry. Orri Finn creators, Orri Finnbogason & Helga G. Fríðriksdóttir, have… Read more

Christmas Calendar 17 | Eysteinn Þórðarson

Hello everyone, enjoying the Christmas Calendar so far? We defiantly are. Today’s entry is graphic designer Eysteinn Þórðarson, selected by Björn Loki & Elsa Jónsdóttir. He hopes Santa will bring him some cool designs from JÖR by Guðmundur Jörundsson. JÖR founder, Guðmundur Jörundsson, is a forceful newcomer to the Icelandic… Read more

Farmers Market AW 2014-15

The new AW2014-15 film by Farmers Market radiates nature in all its glory, rural romance and warm Icelandic textures. The Icelandic fashion brand is known for its sustainable approach to design and environmentally friendly, high quality materials, often especially made for the label. The location of the shoot in the… Read more

Farmers Market at RFF 2014

Here is a little treat for you – the catwalk show by Farmers Market from this year’s Reykjavik Fashion Festival, organized as part of DesignMarch. Enjoy!

DesignMarch 2014 | Cintamani

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 | The Weather Diaries

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