Fritz Hansen’s Series 7 Chair: Knockoffs vs. The Original

beoriginal_series7Fritz Hansen’s American team tests the strength of two different knockoff Series 7 chairs. Do they stand up to the original Series 7, designed by Arne Jacobsen? See for yourself. Source

Hästens and its passion for beds

Hastens-web-tvMade with natural materials (horsehair!), Hästens possibly makes the world’s best beds. This video shows the xtensive process of creating a bed. It is interesting, even if you don’t understand Swedish.

HAN Kjøbenhavn x Fritz Hansen

grandprixIn cooperation with Fritz Hansen, Han Kjøbenhavn has created an homage to one of Arne Jacobsen’s beautiful and iconic chairs – the Grand PrixTM. The result is a contemporary interpretation of Grand Prix which follows the example of the original in focusing on craftsmanship, materials and aesthetic qualities. Source

Bolia Design Awards 2014

Bolia-2014“Young, fresh talent is the future of our industry and we welcome it with open arms” – Check out this great video presenting Bolia’s Design Awards 2014. Source

Finn Outdoor Collection for DWR

DWRNorm Architects created a sleek, chic and timeless collection of outdoor furniture for Design Within Reach. Watch these two passionate designers tell you more. Source

BoConcept and Nendo Collaborate on New Collection

NendoJapanese and Danish design cultures share the simplicity and authenticity in their design approach. This is visible in ‘Fusion’, a collection created by BoConcept in collaboration with Nendo.

 

Playful collection from IKEA

brakig-TV IKEA is launching a new, limited-edition collection called BRÅKIG in collaboration with ArtRebels.  Read more.

Coherence light by Daniel Rybakken & Spazio Rossana

Daniel-RybakkenRicochet light is a conceptual project researching light and the reflection of light. It was presented in Milan in 2012. Read more

Ilse Crawford/Studioilse at Skandium

SkandiumA special showcase, created in collaboration with Skandium, featured products designed for Georg Jensen, De LeEspada, Wästberg and Artek.