blog header
Posts tagged "Fashion"

DesignMarch 2013 Sneak Peek | Steinunn Sigurðardóttir


DesignMarch 2013 starts next week, we cannot wait! While waiting for the fun to start, here is a little bit about Steinunn who is one of the participating designers. In this interview below, Steinunn explains how nature influences her work: See some Images of her current collection, The Knot Collection below: For more… Read more

Grapevine Design Awards 2013 | Product of the Year


Winners for the 2013 Grapevine Design Awards were announced on Friday last week. The Award for best product went to…Holster by  FurTrade! A unisex vest for carrying small items, Holster is the outcome of a cross-disciplinary collaboration between graphic designer Siggi Odds and fashion designer Bóas Kristjánsson. Made from leftover cuts of local… Read more

Grapevine Design Awards 2013 | Best Product Line


Winners for the 2013 Grapevine Design Awards were announced on Friday last week. The prize for best product line went to .. Kria Jewelry! Cod II by Kría Jewellery (Jóhanna Methúsalemsdóttir) is a collection of jewellery inspired by cod bones. An interesting, beautiful new take on cod—the staple fish that kept the nation alive… Read more

Grapevine Design Awards 2013 | Fashion Design of the Year


Winners for the 2013 Grapevine Design Awards were announced on Friday last week. For the first time ever, Grapevine awarded best fashion design too, and the award went to… Ostwald Helgason! The Grapevine Jury: Ostwald Helgason are strong pattern and print makers. Their cuts are fantastic and colours excellent. Each… Read more

RFF Designers | Andersen & Lauth


As part of our series introducing designers partaking in Reykjavik Fashion Festival, may we introduce Una Hlín Kristjánsdóttir, Head of Design for Andersen & Lauth! What is your Background? Former Andersen & Lauth assistant designer and now head of design for Andersen & Lauth. I am also the owner and head of design… Read more

RFF Designers | Farmers Market


As part of our series introducing designers partaking in Reykjavik Fashion Festival, may we introduce Bergþóra Guðnadóttir from Farmers Market! What is your Background? I am a textile designer. I worked as a designer at an old outdoor brand in Iceland for 6 years before founding Farmers Market with my husband… Read more

Grapevine Design Awards 2013 | And the winners are…


Now in their third year, The Grapevine Design Awards are bigger than ever. We rounded up a small panel of design experts and asked them to determine what was most cutting-edge in 2012. In addition to ‘Best Product,’ ‘Best Product Line,’ and ‘Best Design Project,’ the panel added a new… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Identity | M by Mundi


This year’s DesignMarch festival identity (by Jónas Valtysson and Ármann Agnarsson) features a real wooden grid that forms the letters “HönnunarMars” (Icelandic for DesignMarch). Made from pine by designer Hlynur Axelsson, the grid, some 475 x 350 x 45 cm in size was then photographed by Marino Thorlacius in several locations… Read more

Sruli Recht AW2013 Concentrated


Sruli Recht showed his fifth complete menswear line, AW2013 Concentrated in Paris a couple of weeks ago. Not surprisingly, it is full of beautifully designed, bespoke items of highest quality materials, consisting of fantastic cuts and first class crafting. The collection also features a shocker, Forget Me Knot, which deserves its own… Read more

YR


Happy Wednesday! Here are a few inspiration images by the Icelandic fashion designer YR, have a good day!