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Posts tagged "Icelandic Design"

Christmas Calendar 11 | Thorunn Arnadóttir

Hi everyone, excited for today’s Christmas wish? So are we! Our designer today is Thorunn Arnadottir, the first winner of the Icelandic Design Award for the project; Designs From Nowhere, selected by Icelandic Design Award nominee Magnea Einarsdóttir. She writes a beautiful letter to Santa, wishing for a dress from As… Read more

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 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 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

Grýtan Creative Collective

Grýtan is a new studio and a creative collective of 20 artists, designers, musicians, photographers and other makers, who opened their studio doors for our wonderful intern Marta. Previously a run-down Laundromat, Ingó Egils, product designer and creator of Nogi, moved to the space a few years ago. Since expanding the space in… Read more

Reykjavik Outpost

Reykjavik Outpost is a brand new Icelandic design store that recently opened in Los Angeles. With shelves full of Icelandic design ranging from high-end fashion to interior design, quirky scarves and statement jewelry, Reykjavik Outpost brings Icelandic design across the Northern seas all the way to the sunny L.A. Reykjavik Outpost… Read more

Torg í biðstöðu | Óðinstorg

As the autumn rain keeps pouring down, we thought it was a good moment to look back and reminisce to last summer. Here is a wonderful project from the Torg i Biðstöðu program (Read more here) :Óðinstorg. A work by artists Hildigunnur Birgisdóttir and Bjarki Bragason along with product designer Rúna Thors, the… Read more