Posts tagged "david design"
Frans plaid with fringes on four sides

Frans plaid with fringes on four sides

David design, the Swedish Furniture brand once founded by our editor-in-chief David Carlson, has launched a plaid collection designed by Claesson Koivisto Rune. The fringe or tassel (‘frans’ in Swedish) is a detail found on both modern clothing as well as traditional folk dress. Our wool plaid design plays around within the constraints of blanket weaving...
David Design turns 25

David Design turns 25

My former brand David Design which I started back in 1988 turns 25 this year. David Design was among the first Swedish brands to internationally promote a new simple, minimalistic and sustainable Scandinavian design style. I left David Design 2006 but I have to say that it seems like the brand is still alive and...
The Atelier Collection from David Design

The Atelier Collection from David Design

I just got the good news that my former company David Design, which I founded back in 1988, has got a new management, new designers and new products. I left the company 6 years ago and I’m happy to see that there is some new power behind the brand! I have heard that the work...
Rowdy furniture

Rowdy furniture

Rowdy is a new seating system from David design (a company which I founded back in 1988, and ran until I left it in the mid 00s). Rowdy is designed by Peter Andersson and Matti Klenell. The idea behind the product is simple; with inspiration from various examples of how the fashion world succeds in...
Furniture of the Year by Inga Sempe

Furniture of the Year by Inga Sempe

The table La Chapelle, designed by Inga Sempé for David Design, has been nominated “Furniture of the Year 2008” by the leading Swedish interior magazine Sköna Hem. Inga Sempé has a very personal style which is not that common in the design industry. Her style is both curious and shrewd, actually a mirror of herself....
Conversation around a dining table by Inga Sempé

Conversation around a dining table by Inga Sempé

The temperature will certainly rise several degrees at any dinner party with this new table from Inga Sempé. La Chapelle Big is a natural centrepiece and an iconic approach to the grand supper table. I just had a chance to talk to Inga Sempé about here new table. Here follows our conversation in short; Inga,...