London Design Festival 2014: 100% Norway Preview

Three standouts from the forthcoming exhibition at Tent London this September

Bergen, Norway, has a reputation for being the rainiest city in Europe, but its also one of the prettiestcolorful, historic wooden houses overlook its harbor and the city is set in a picturesque valley surrounded by green mountains. Additionally, Bergen might just be one of the most creative places in Europe. Norway’s second-largest city, just under 275,000 people live in Bergen, but its design influence …

Nikon Coolpix A

We put the powerful point-and-shoot to the test at Chef Daniel Burns' new restaurant Luksus

Thanks to Instagram, in 2013 everybody is a food photographer. The plethora of filters the social app provides has undoubtedly contributed to making culinary still lifes more visually intriguing, but it’s done little to heighten the medium of photography itself. Nikon aims to improve this with their recently-released Coolpix A, a compact point-and-shoot that packs a large APS-C sensor (typically used in their D-SLR cameras) …

Normann Copenhagen’s Kabino and Sko

A minimal update on a classic credenza and shoe rack from the Danish home furnishing brand

Always a go-to for smart, accessible Danish design, Normann Copenhagen holds a spot on our must-see list each spring during Salone del Mobile, and their showing last week in Milan only further inflated our confidence in the clever brand. Of the collection of new home furnishings, the matching Kabino credenza and Sko shoe rack really caught our attention. Designed by the young Simon Legald, a …