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365 Objects Of Design

Norr 11 Danish Furniture Launch

5th August 2015
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Well it wouldn’t be the Mad House if we didn’t find some fabulous Scandi furniture to show you and this is Norr11 which has just launched in the UK. The company takes its inspiration from cultures around the world and then reimagines pieces influenced by Danish Modern design to create timeless furniture. Before we go…

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Mad About . . .

Mad About … White Bedrooms

20th August 2014
from welke.nl. Those who know me will recognise the initials

There’s nothing like a white bedroom for a really cool, serene space. Too often we clutter them up with stuff so that sleeping is the last thing you feel like doing when  you walk in at night. One of my favourite bedrooms was in a flat I rented about 15 years ago. It was painted…

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Mad About . . .

Mad About Swedish Style

12th May 2014
home of stylist johanna laven

There’s something very familiar about this set of pictures and that’s because I’m betting that many of you have already stuck them on your pinterest boards. They’re images of the home of Swedish interior stylist Johanna Laven and they’re just fabulous aren’t they? The Househunter was in Sweden on Friday and found a couple of…

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365 Objects Of Design

Kabino Sideboard by Simon Legald

4th May 2014
grey sideboard by Simon Legald from Caroline McGrath

While hunting for the new sofa (see yesterday’s post) I came across a designer called Simon Legald who has made the very beautiful Onkel sofa for Normann Copenhagen (my husband pulled the old “it won’t fit trick on that one as well). But I also found this sideboard. The doors are made from lacquered aluminium…

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365 Objects Of Design

Raven Hanger

12th April 2014
raven hanger by Ingibjörg Hanna Bjarnadóttir.

As those of you who follow me on twitter may be aware, I was recently invited to Iceland to visit DesignMarch, the annual design and fashion fair, now in its fifth year. I wrote about the event last year for The Financial Times and was thrilled to be invited to see it for real last week.…

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365 Objects Of Design, Volume II

Objects of Design #362: Danish Lighting

26th February 2014
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I came across this Danish lighting company a couple of weeks ago and loved their products. They create modern interpretations of classic lamps which are as functional and sleekly beautiful as you would expect. The lamps above and below are part of the Caravaggio collection designed by Cecile Manz. Made from metal and available in…

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