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The Graduates | Ásrun Ágústsdóttir

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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 | Una Steingrimsdóttir

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Una Steingrimsdóttir recently graduated with a BA in visual communication from the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Her final project is Lýrikk, a magazine and a publication specializing in creative texts of young authors. It is issued every month and presents one author individually. The purpose of the magazine is to arouse… Read more

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 19 | Orri Finn

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Happy Friday everyone! Todays Christmas Calendar wish features jewelry designers, Orri Finnbogason & Helga G. Friðrikdóttir, selected by Guðmundur Jörundsson. They wish for these lovely items, a model making kit “Something Fishy” by Róshildur Jónsdóttir & a “Skulls & Halos” perfume by Harpa Einars. “Something Fishy” is currently available at Spark… Read more

Christmas Calendar 18 | JÖR by Guðmundur Jörundsson

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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

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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

Christmas Calendar 16 | Björn Loki & Elsa Jónsdóttir

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Hi everybody, are you enjoying the storm from inside? Todays Christmas Calendar wish is by graphic designers Björn Loki & Elsa Jónsdóttir, selected by Jón Helgi & Þórleifur Gíslason. They want nothing more than a comic book by graphic designer, Eysteinn Þórðarson. Eysteinn studies Graphic Design in Iceland Academy of the… Read more

Christmas Calendar 14 | Sigríður Rún

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Hello everyone, having a cosy Sunday? Today’s Christmas Calendar will make your day! Sigríður Rún wrote this hauntingly beautiful letter to Santa asking for a Krafla lightshade by Jón Helgi & Þórleifur Gíslason. Amazing, isn’t it? Inspired by Karfla, the volcanic like features in the Nort East of Iceland, these lightshades… Read more

Christmas Calendar 13 | Paolo Gianfrancesco

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Happy Saturday, how is your weekend going so far? We had our Christmas party last evening, fun fun fun! Today’s Christmas Calendar is a letter to Santa by architect Paolo Gianfrancesco, selected by As We Grow. He wishes for two posters from the Anatomy of Letters collection by Sigríður Rún.   The… Read more

Christmas Calendar 12 | As We Grow

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Hello all, happy Friday! How are you? Here we go again with the Christmas Calendar! Todays’s wish comes from Guðrun Ragna at As We Grow, chosen by Thorunn Arnadottir. The Urban Shapes maps have been on display at Spark Design Space.See more from Paolo Gianfrancesco on our blog. Every day up until… Read more