Friday Favourite: Time to take a pause!

Friday Favourite: Time to take a pause!

This week has really been very hectic, with lots of posts from Formex, magazines, etc.  more…
Formex: Meet our designers, part 2

Formex: Meet our designers, part 2

Ceramist Camilla Engdahl (left) presented her new hanging pots for the first time. Beautiful, and popular! Hing (right) is run by the charming Sofia Grödahl, from Piteå in the north of Sweden. Her ecological and natural scents has now been developed to a full spa serie. Nadja Wedin Design (left) had a beautiful styled stand, […] more…
Special issue of our magazine: Trendspotting for the new season

Special issue of our magazine: Trendspotting for the new season

The new issue of our online magazine has just been released, and is a special issue all focused on the tradeshows of the season. If you’re on our list you already got it delivered to your inbox, and if you’re not – just sign up here to get the free magazine and get inspired by […] more…
Formex: Meet our designers at Young Designers

Formex: Meet our designers at Young Designers

Young Designers is one of the most interesting areas of the Formex fair. This is where many of the designers show their products for the very first time, and this is where many of our designers are exhibiting as well. more…
Formex Formidable

Formex Formidable

Every Formex, a jury selects 10 products to be nominated for the Formex Formidable Award. It always a great mix of different kind of products and products from established brands as well as new designers. more…
Friday favourite – Cross my heart

Friday favourite – Cross my heart

Back in the office after a few very intense days at Formex. More reports from the fair will follow, but I just wanted to share the amazing necklace Cross my heart as my Friday Favourite! more…
Formex: trendspotting and first impressions

Formex: trendspotting and first impressions

Formex is the big design- and trendfair taking place twice a year in Stockholm, Sweden. Today is the big opening day for this season, and the atmosphere is buzzing with anticipation and new energy. This trade show is one of the most important in this region, and as many as 24 of our designers (!) are […] more…
Trendspotting at Northmodern in Copenhagen

Trendspotting at Northmodern in Copenhagen

Summer is over and the season for trade shows, fairs and exhibitions are starting. This year, we’re starting out by visiting Northmodern in Copenhagen for the first time. more…
Today is a good day!

Today is a good day!

Today is a good day – because today is Friday! more…
Get inspired by your desktop wallpaper

Get inspired by your desktop wallpaper

Design Milk is a great site, sharing design from all over the world. Each month, they pick a designer to do a free download of a wallpaper image to use on your computer, phone or tablet. This month, the designer is one of the Nordic Design Collective designers: Christina Heitmann! more…
Friday favourite: Beautiful lamp

Friday favourite: Beautiful lamp

The days are slowly getting darker here in the Nordics, a sign that we are approaching fall. more…
Presenting: Susanneform

Presenting: Susanneform

After a few hectic years working as a designer in Gothenburg, London and Berlin, the Swedish designer Susanne Andersson has now moved closer to nature in Värmland, Sweden. Inspired by the old cottage she lives in and the closeness to nature, she is now launching her own brand. more…
Trend: Knock on wood

Trend: Knock on wood

Raw wood is very much Scandinavian design, and we have some talented craftsmen among our Nordic designers to make the best of the material. Why not invest in a birch plywood cabinet or a side table in ash and oak? Your iPad will look even better in an handmade walnut cover, and you will look smashing […] more…
Presenting: Nordic Fox

Presenting: Nordic Fox

There is something about nature that is very appealing to the folks in the Nordics. Danish Helene and Sandra are not exceptions, and they have combined the love of nature with another Nordic obsession – wood. more…
Friday favourite: Blue summer feelings

Friday favourite: Blue summer feelings

I don’t really know why, but this beautiful picture by Anna Grundberg gives me the summer blues… more…
“I love working with old techniques!” Meet the designer Dan Isaac Wallin

“I love working with old techniques!” Meet the designer Dan Isaac Wallin

The art made by swedish designer and photographer Dan Isaac Wallin is loved by people all over the world. The magical atmosphere is created using old photography and printing techniques, something he fell in love with during his studies. Looking back, he has always been doing photography and got his first camera at the age […] more…
New favourite for egg lovers

New favourite for egg lovers

The concept of coddlers were brand new to me, when we first got contacted by designer Jois Lundgren. I fell instantly in love it, it is such a beautiful product and since we eat a lot of eggs in our family it is just the perfect Friday Favourite for this week.  more…
Blue-Green Summer Sea Dreams

Blue-Green Summer Sea Dreams

We are surrounded by an infinite number of colours, shades and colour variations. It is usually not something we spend a deeper thought about until we are faced with a choice of colour. Which colour will you choose? Will you choose a colour that makes your soul “vibrate”? Presumably most of us choose colours with […] more…
Friday favourite: for long summer breakfasts in the sun

Friday favourite: for long summer breakfasts in the sun

Good morning! Another lovely summer morning, and I hope you get to enjoy lazy days in the sun. One of the best things I know is taking long breakfast, preferably in the sun in a beautiful garden. more…
Trend: Pastel Pink Wonderland

Trend: Pastel Pink Wonderland

Are you sure the sky is blue? Inspired by Alice in Wonderland, we’re getting ourselves lost among the bright pastels. more…