Nordic News- week 22

It really feels like summer is here! In Oslo, people are swimming in the fjord and out enjoying the sun until it sets. See the latest in summer fashion, design, and culture by reading out weekly Nordic News. 

– By Malene Birger is teaming up with fashion blogger Evangelie Smyrniotaki (of Styleheroine) for a collaboration collection. Evangelie Smyrniotaki is know for her minimalistic style and has previously collaborated with Net-A-Porter and MyTheresa.

-Oscar-award winning Swedish actress, Alicia Vikander has announced plans to launch her own production company and the company’s first film, Euphoria, will be shot this autumn. The woman directing the film will be Swedish film-maker Lisa Langseth.

– The Norwegian brand HVRMNNSN has created a new sustainable and organic tote bag that is handsown in a Swedish leather workshop that has worked with Louis Vuitton and Hérmes in the past.

-It-girl, blogger (Envelope), and trend forecaster Celine Aagaard has teamed up with Calvin Klein with a new swimsuit editorial. She is one of the many collaborators that Calvin Klein has worked with this year. Check out the pictures here!

-Fashion blogger Nathalie Helgerud is the new brand ambassador for the shoe brand DNA. This spring and this summer she will share her style tips and inspire the brand.

-This month the Copenhagen Sustainable Fashion Summit was held to discuss sustainability and how the fashion industry impacts the environment.

Recommended: Copenhagen Sustainable Fashion Summit 2016

-For the third time Oslo Runway will show the latest in Norwegian fashion and this season list of designers have been announced. Amongst them are Holzweiler, Cathrine Hammel, and Veronica B. Vallenes.