When we started Skandinavisk we knew that its stories and its design tradition were rich & immersive, & we were equipped & energised to reinterpret both.read more
I am in the fortunate position of being both resident of the private home of one of Scandinavia’s most famous original exports, the designer Arne Jacobsen, and a member of the leadership team defining the future thinking of perhaps Scandinavia’s most influential current flagbearer, the retail division of IKEA.read more
The beauty of living in Sweden? When it comes to breath-taking scenery and great deserted swathes of nature you’re spoilt for choice.read more
Follow us on a short journey, and be prepared for a lot of links that will either amuse, bemuse, or leave you just as confused as this very relationship.read more
I grew up in a small community, just outside Oslo. At the end of the road from my parent’s house was the fjord and, one way or another, my most intense childhood memories are all about the sea.read more
From concept to reality
Shortly after we revealed our Next Generation collection, Selfridges invited us to participate in their own sustainable retail initiative, Project Earth, launched on Monday.
What we have stopped doing is as important as what we have started to do. Understanding why helps navigate our new collection.read more
How to find happiness, Lykke (Danish), in life?
That is a question many people ask. Some search for happiness with success and some are searching for their entire life. I learned more about the big topic of happiness during my visit in the brand new happiness museum in Copenhagen.
When it’s 100% organic? When some of its ingredients are certified organic? When its formula is certified organic? Or when the word ‘organic’ is used liberally all over its packaging? It’s confusing.read more
The farm we are a part of sits on the coastline of the narrow north-western tongue of Sjælland, locally known as the Odde, facing due north toward the Swedish port of Gøteborg and the Oslo fjord, via the shallow, choppy waters of the Kattegat.read more