Marimekko Spring/Summer 2011

Have a look a the splendid Spring/Summer 2011 Fashion show of Finnish label Marimekko. What a great catwalk too! Check out the collection here.

Source: Marimekko

Muuto – Finding home

A simple but creative video from Danish brand Muuto – A lovely way to feature their products.
Creative concept: All The Way To Paris
Stills: Thomas Ibsen
Animation: Lowe Haak

Orrefors by Lagerfeld

Creator, photographer, designer and editor Karl Lagerfeld is releasing his first line of crystal in collaboration with Swedish institution Orrefors. Read more.

Source: Orrefors

Invisible airbag helmet

After helmets with replaceable covers, here is the invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding– An unobtrusive, easy to carry and stylish accessory that could save your life. Read more.

Source: Hövding

 

DAY Birger & Mikkelsen S/S 2011

DAY Birger et Mikkelsen just released a new video, entitled “Creating Daily Couture”which gives a sneak peek into their upcoming Summer/Spring 2011 collection. The video details the direction of the new line and features some beautiful imagery from their photo shoot.

Source: DAY

Barcode Piano

The Barcode piano was developed at the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design (CIID) by Helle Rohde Andersen, Marco Triverio, and Hao-Ting Chang. Read more.

Source: Marco Triverio

Hexagon Sound Insulation

Created by Swedish design studio Form Us With Love, Hexagon are a collection of hexagonal discs made from wood wool that are environmentally-friendly, water-resistant, and moisture and sound absorbent. Read more.

Source: Form Us With Love

 

Kvadrat Clouds

Clouds is the result of a brilliant and fruitful collaboration between Danish textile label Kvadrat and design duo Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec. Clouds recently received the Danish Design Prize 2010/2011 awarded by the Danish Design Center. Read more.

Source: Kvadrat

The Aalto vase

Can you believe that every Aalto vase has been handmade at the Iittala factory since 1936, or that it takes 7 glassblowers to make one vase? Learn about one of our favorite design classics. Read more.

Source: Iittala