be&liv have some new products, Blossom candle holder & Petals fruit bowl. All the products are designed flat and are easily mailable and they blossom after assembly. be&liv is a Scandinavian design brand for contemporary gifts, home decor and lifestyle items. They create unique products with a fresh twist!
be&liv’s first product theme is gifts which come in small packages and make large impact when they blossom after assembly. They think that making products you need to think all the impact it makes to our world. Not just material resources consumption. Flying big boxes full of air around the globe is big part of the carbon footprint of the product. So be&liv design everything flat and they also use this as design advantage and creates organic shapes with natural beauty. Read More
Home tour | After an extensive renovation of a former holiday cabin, this charming summer home in Denmark become a home for the owners the whole year round. The Cottage charm in the house is retained and the many interesting details throughout the house make it very personal and charming.
Iittala launches timeless interior news for fall 2014. The iconic Finnish global design brand launches a series of small accessories for the home designed by Scandinavia’s top designers.
Iittala has dominated world of design-conscious tabletop products for well over a century so this addition to the existing collection is a highly anticipated launch. Iittala’s bold move into small furniture and clever accessories is met with enthusiasm by the design world and those who want to create a Scandinavian ambience at home. This versatile collection includes designs that help simplify modern living; organising possessions becomes a joy rather than a chore. The two perfectly formed designs include a shelf that transforms into a table or a tray and a playful, practical storage system for walls. Read More
Sbarbino lamp by Vito Nesta was presented at the Salone Del Mobile 2014 The nostalgic Sbarbino lamp draws inspiration from the form of a classic shaving brush. It has a similar metal base and honey-colored glass in place of horsehair bristles. Designed by Vito Nesta and carefully crafted in his Milan workshop, the lamp exudes vintage barbershop style.
Interested in the world of design, Vito Nesta graduated in Industrial Design in Florence. The journey is a constant in his life, it is a necessity used to give continuous stimuli to his creativity, because there is no knowledge without cognition. Design is very important to him because ideas and emotions, thoughts and insights merge in it, and with it emerges the soul of the designer. Read More
Home tour |Stylish Scandinavian apartment with a green touch. I love the way green plants liven up the rooms in this Swedish apartment and make the entire white feel a little less clinical. I also like what they did with the bookcase; it gives this black, natural and crispy white home a personal touch!