Objects Of Design #209: Flensted Mobile

happy whales

The classic nursery decoration, mobiles come in a million different styles and shapes from cute to cool with variations in the middle. These are by Danish designer Ole Flenstead who came up with his first design in 1953. If you don’t fancy these whales there are lots of other gorgeous designs including balloons and elephants and some very cool abstract designs. To find out more about the company click here .

This is another very cool design, given the current trend for all things moomin:

moomin mobile  £14



Kate Watson-Smyth

The author Kate Watson-Smyth

I’m a journalist who writes about interiors mainly for The Financial Times but I have also written regularly for The Independent and The Daily Mail. My house has been in Living Etc, HeartHome and featured in The Wall Street Journal & Corriere della Sera. I also run an interior styling consultancy Mad About Your House. Welcome to my Mad House.