Nordic News- week 23

This week brought in another round of brand/designer collaborations. With Mads Nørgaard x Freya Dalsjø and IKEA x HAY this summer season has a lot in store. Get updated from everything that happened this week with our weekly Nordic News. 

IKEA has announced two new guest designers— the British Tom Dixon and Danish HAY. The collaboration collection will be available August 2017. HAY even made a re-design of the iconic blue and yellow IKEA FRAKTA bag.

-Are you looking for a new summer swim suit? Well wait a bit more! The new Freya Dalsjø x Mads Nørgaard swimwear collection is released on the eighth of June. Mads Nørgaard’s iconic stripes are interpreted in a way they have never been before.

-The Danish jewelry brand Pilgrim is releasing a new collection for the summer and have chosen supermodel Josephine Skriver to be the face of their new campaign.

-Bjarke Ingels, founder of the Danish BIG architect firm, has designed this year’s Serpentine Pavallion in Hyde Park, London. The pavilion is made of translucent blocks curved into a cave.

-The Norwegian photographer Olav Stubberud has collaborated with the G-Shock watches for a collection called “White and Blue.” Stubberud even took five campaign photos as part of the project.

 –Eleni & Chris is a new Norwegian skin and hair care brand that was created by the founder of Nikita hair salons and her daughter. Their goal was to “combine the natural, exclusive Scandinavian products to create something unique.”