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Author: Mette Dyhrberg

Hell, Yes!

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Hell, Yes!

I have a mug crush! I love design, but more so I love how great design makes me feel. This mug puts a smile on my face every morning. Oh, one more thing: Hell Yes! The New Museum [newmuseum.org]

SOFT SEXY SIXTY

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
SOFT SEXY SIXTY

This past year my father turned sixty and retired. Happy for him. On the other hand, I am happy that BoConcept didn’t retire at sixty. This Bergen sofa is launched as a part of the 60th anniversary collection. Soft. Sexy. Sixty. www.boconcept.us

Tio Collection

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Tio Collection

Designing with metal wires is like drawing in 3D space. By carefully considering how a few bent steel rods are positioned, Massproductions have created a truly comfortable, elegant and stackable chair. A feeling of transparency is achieved with this material, especially evident in the easy chair version, which uses the — Continue reading

Jens Risom’s Classics

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Jens Risom’s Classics

The 94 year old Danish-American designer Jens Risom has entered a collaboration with Rocket Gallery in London. Benchmark has secured the production rights to re-launch Jens Risoms classics from the 1950s and 60s. Risom was born in Denmark in 1916 and went to Design School with Hans J. Wegner and — Continue reading

Panton Chair

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Panton Chair

Verner Panton has said that he started working on the Panton Chair in 1959/60, so we celebrate the 50th birthday for the Panton Chair. The chair has become one of the Danish Design Icons. Produced by Vitra in 1967 for the first time. I like that they later made a miniature — Continue reading

Acapulco Chair

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects
Acapulco Chair

Oficina Kreativa is a creative work group within the field of art, architecture, and design. Jacob Fasting and Kirsten Krogh founded the office in 2008. It is located in Mexico City and Copenhagen. Oficina Kreativa is engaged in the design and production of furniture and in theoretical and artistic practice. It is — Continue reading

Going to the Gym?

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Going to the Gym?

How awesome is this collection? Leave it to Danish design team, mater, to mass produce a sustainable collection of cabinets that look this sleek. Together with, Soren Rose, they’ve managed to recapture our earliest memories of playing with our friends in Gym class, and the unbelievably simplistic beauty of that — Continue reading

Seed

Categories: Kids + Baby
Seed

Seed Pli is designed to accommodate today’s parents.  A modern combined pram and stroller, neatly expressing the best of Scandinavian design combined with the need for mobility and functionality.     The seat and stroller are all-in-one, and they FOLD all-in-one.  www.seed.dk    

The Prince Chair

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
The Prince Chair

Louise Campbell designed this extraordinary chair for a by-invitation-only competition to create a chair for His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Denmark. With its laser-cut, wool-covered, black rubber seat on a powder coated steel frame, it provides a stunning focal point for any room.  www.hay.dk

Iconic Washing-up Bowl

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Iconic Washing-up Bowl

  It´s an entirely new way to clean your dishes. The shape of the Washing-up Bowl changes according to what you put in it.   www.normann-copenhagen.com

Royal Copenhagen

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Royal Copenhagen

  Royal Copenhagen founded in 1775 is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of their Blue Fluted Mega. The blown up signature pattern from Royal Copenhagen was created by the designer Karen Kjældgård-Larsen with the re-design of the classic Blue Fluted.  

Into the heart of Denmark’s heritage

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Into the heart of Denmark’s heritage

  Historical yet timeless: Royal Copenhagen’s very first porcelain dinner service, the Blue Fluted pattern is as graceful as when it was first adopted in 1775 as the very first porcelain dinner service. Centuries later, Blue Fluted Plain is a cultural cornerstone as well as a part of the fabric — Continue reading

Superb step stool

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Superb step stool

The danish company bObles have designed great step stools shaped in cool geometric shapes as crocodiles and fish - superb step stool for your children in the bathroom, since it does not slide on a wet floor!  www.2modern.com          

Still single?

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Still single?

This Day Carry Canvas bag put a smile on my face :-) www.day.dk  

NYC Hoop Rack

Categories: News + Events + Contests
NYC Hoop Rack

A simple circle, resting on the ground with a bar bisecting it. That concept, called “Hoop” — the brainchild of Ian Mahaffy and Maarten De Greeve, designers based in Copenhagen — is the winner of the CityRacks Design Competition and will be used as the new standard bicycle rack installed on — Continue reading

Papillon Chair

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Papillon Chair

   mater has just launched the Papillon chair at Salon de Mobile in Milan. Simply a magnificent chair with its stitched leather surface. The only downside is that we have to wait until this fall to purchase it for ourselves.   www.materdesign.com 

The Little Mermaid

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics
The Little Mermaid

Some was for, others against. Now she is there – The Little Mermaid – out on loan to Shanghai Expo 2010. Denmark in its essence.     

Papillon Chair

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Papillon Chair

mater launched this Papillon stitched chair in Milan designed by Jasper Overgaard and Christian Dyrman. I really like the airy feel of this new chair from the ethical sustainable danish company. Can on chair change the world? Maybe not, but it can improve the life of the people making it and — Continue reading

PURE textiles

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
PURE textiles

The textile designer Dorte Agergaard has launched a new collection under the name PURE that use elements from everyday life…     

BestLite

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
BestLite

In my opinion Bestlite is really the best light – plain and simple! The story of BestLite goes back to 1926 when Robert Dudley Best designed the first BestLite lamp – BL1. It became a national phenomenon in England during second world war, since Winston Churchill had an example of — Continue reading