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Author: Mette Dyhrberg

Reduce, reuse, recycle… re:Something

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Reduce, reuse, recycle… re:Something

re:Something – the designers Klaus Samsøe and Victoria Ladefoged reuse materials for new innovative design. The products are hand made in Denmark and with a surprising mix of materials… Table made from scrap cork.

Travel Kitchen from CPH Square

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects
Travel Kitchen from CPH Square

Danish company CPH Square has some of the best kitchens in the world, and their travel kitchen is what dreams are made of. What really makes it, is that you can use it indoors or outdoors. Being Danish we can not avoid Arne Jacobsen – in this case it is his — Continue reading

Arne Jacobsens house, 1928

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Kids + Baby
Arne Jacobsens house, 1928

Danish Minimii has created the perfect doll house – a copy of Arne Jacobsens house from 1928.

Paul Smith for Stelton

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Paul Smith for Stelton

Genuine classic Danish Design with a colorful twist – Paul Smith has given Arne Jacobsen’s iconic pieces a modern and upbeat look. AddColour is being produced in a limited edition in 2010. The new Dot series include a range of bowls with and without lids, which are as decorative as — Continue reading

Last chance

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Last chance

The weather this year has made indoor living a priority for most of us. In Scandinavia candles is a MUST and I would like to share the candles from ester & erik with you..  ester & erik are made of 100% paraffin wax. They are smokeless, drip less, and self — Continue reading

Be My Valentine

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Be My Valentine

Need a little help? Everybody needs a little help now and again.    Superspace has created a series that help us through the challenges of everyday life with affection and humor.    www.superspace.dk

MINIMALISM CONQUERS AGAIN

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
MINIMALISM CONQUERS AGAIN

Essay table by Cecilie Manz. Inspired by situations in her daily life – Cecilie has, by combining two trestles and a table top, designed a table for life. Simple lines and durability are only a few words describing the solid table.       

Desks

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Desks

This week I have two multifunctional desks to share with you.  One is a table that belongs in the fast lane of technology – MILK by Søren Rose – their website even says "we like to work, so we made a desk that likes to work too". If work is — Continue reading

KiBiSi

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
KiBiSi

KiBiSi is a new Danish design collective formed by Kilo Design, BIG Group and Skibsted Ideation. An interesting combination of two of the best Danish designers and one of the most renowned Danish Architects. See their extensive portfolio here…   www.KiBiSi.com I have been in love with the work of Jens — Continue reading

The greenest stove

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
The greenest stove

We are quite a few people that have a very cold lately….   Now you can get warm and receive a IRS Tax credit all at the same time. Morsø are not only the greenest stove out there but they are also quite simply beautiful!   

BLLACK RAVEN

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
BLLACK RAVEN

Last week I used the fashion headline black is the new green, but never has this been more true than this week. The Danish furniture house RAUN has introduced a collection BLLACK RAVEN in collaboration with the fashion luxury brand NOIR, where the classic NOIR universe and CSR is combined. — Continue reading

Green is the new black

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Green is the new black

mater is a Copenhagen based design brand focused on high quality craftsmanship and environmental friendly materials. mater has been awarded several times by Wallpaper* Magazine in London, which undermines their commitment to design, ethics and craftsmanship.  mater stools available on www.2modern.com The stools designed by Space come in three versions and heights. — Continue reading

Hopenhagen

Categories: News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Hopenhagen

Hopenhagen gears up to highlight Climate Conference with pedal-powered Christmas tree Environmental organization Hopenhagen has set up an alternative means of powering the traditional Christmas tree in Copenhagen's City Hall Square, by means of series of bicycles hooked up via generator equipment to its festive lights. Cycling and Copenhagen go — Continue reading

ADAPTABLE

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
ADAPTABLE

Scandinavian MUUTO has launched a great series of dining tables ADAPTABLE with clear references to traditional Scandinavian furniture. The series is designed by the prize winning design studio TAF and can be tailored to meet your individual needs. 36 combinations leaves me breathless…but give you the opportunity to create a — Continue reading

VIPP treatment

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
VIPP treatment

If there is one thing everyone knows it is that green is the new black! I recently attended an event at DWR where creative personalties had re-imagined a garbage bin – but not just any bin – this was the Danish national treasure VIPP. John Baldessari: "I'm always unsure about — Continue reading

An American takes on Danish Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
An American takes on Danish Design

Last week was my first blog and I used an Americans perspective on Danish Lifestyle. This week I will share thoughts with you from an American so Danish he has been appointed Creative Director of Georg Jensen. American designer Todd Bracher’s own favorite among his design for Georg Jensen is — Continue reading

The happiest people on earth

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
The happiest people on earth

In my first blog I wanted to capture the essence of Scandinavian Lifestyle. Being Danish a lot of things are taken for granted – including health care – so I got help from an American to take a look at our way of living. During her first trip to Copenhagen, — Continue reading