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RVK Looks ❘ Agnes

I’m wearing second hand sweater, shorts and shoes from Sputnik vintage store where I work. The t-shirt is from a music festival in Barcelona. My band played there. Fur, Caterpillar shoes and jeans shorts are popular now in Reykjavik. Guys like old school sweaters. – Agnes     RVK Looks… Read more

RFF Designers | REY

The Icelandic brand REY was founded in spring 2009 by Rebekka Jónsdóttir, after she finished her fashion studies at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles. Rebekka finds inspiration for her collections in the nature and mainly in the yarns and fabrics that she carefully chooses. The result… Read more

RFF Designers | Ella by El

It is also the 1st time at the Reykjavík Fashion Festival for ELLA; an Icelandic slow-fashion brand created by Elínrós Líndal and a team of women whose leitmotif is elegance and quality. ELLA is a modern luxury brand respectful towards the environment and the workers. As they explain “every ELLA item is… Read more

RFF Designers | Kormákur & Skjöldur

Kormákur & Skjöldur is a men’s clothing brand based in Iceland that was created thanks to the collaboration between Kormákur Geirharðson, Skjöldur Sigurjónsson and the fashion designer, Guðmundur Jörundsson. Originally Kormákur and Skjöldur run a menswear store downtown Reykjavík called Herrafataverzlun Kormáks & Skjaldar. In 2010 they used their store as… Read more

RFF Designers | Kron by KronKron

Hugrún Ánadóttir and Magni Þorsteinsson are the designers behind the Icelandic brand KRON by KRONKRON. The extremely creative couple decided to create its own label in 2008. They started with a very successful shoe collection and just two years later the KRON by KRONKRON launched also a ready to wear line. Known… Read more

RFF Designers | Birna

Birna Karen Einarsdóttir launched her brand BIRNA in 2002 and since then it has grown into a key designer brand in Iceland. BIRNA‘s style evolves every season, without dramatic changes, with the objective of building a strong brand identity. It is a hype label that offers timeless pieces with a twist. According… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 Sneak Peek I Mundi

Our wonderfully talented photographer Hulda Sif made a little Journey to Mundi‘s studio to see what’s cooking for DesignMarch. Mark your calendar – Saturday 24.3. at 16.30! These are her last Sneak Peek images – DesignMarch starts tomorrow! Images by Hulda Sif, huldasif at gmail dot com

Rán Flygenring

Rán Flygenring is a big deal in Reykjavík. She is, after all, the Official Illustrator of Reykjavík. Since her graduation from the Iceland Academy of the Arts in 2009, she has been covering the city with her hand-drawn perspectives. This past winter, a book of her official city illustrations was produced… Read more


The Geysir Shop was once a bit of a “tourist-y” store, but has since changed direction and is now much more designer-orientated. They carry a combination of icelandic and foreign brands like; Vík Prjónsdóttir, Farmers Market, Blik, Gudrun&Gudrun, Barbour, Pendelton, Hunter, Royal Republiq and Fjallräven, They also produce their own… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 Sneak Peek I Studio Sigga Heimis

Almost DesignMarch! While waiting, here are a few snapshots from Sigga Heimis‘ new studio. Do you guess what this space used to be? Hint: It is located by the harbour and used to smell of fish. Head this way for an opening on Thursday 22.3. 17-19. See you there! Images… Read more