This summer, go on a Swedish design odyssey
Sweden

This summer, go on a Swedish design odyssey

Chances are you already encounter Swedish design on a near-daily basis - even if you don’t realise it. From IKEA’s ubiquitous furniture to Hövding helmets and Tetra Pak packets, there’s a little bit of Sweden all over the world.

Scandi-style: how Swedish design is inspired by nature

Scandi-style: how Swedish design is inspired by nature

An insider’s guide to Stockholm’s secret design spots
Sweden

An insider’s guide to Stockholm’s secret design spots

How Stockholm offices are designed to increase employee well-being
Sweden

How Stockholm offices are designed to increase employee well-being

Inside the world of Italy’s designer to ‘the 0.001 percent’
Italy

Inside the world of Italy’s designer to ‘the 0.001 percent’

For the love of Fiat: Meet the self-taught mechanic restoring classic Italian cars
Italy

For the love of Fiat: Meet the self-taught mechanic restoring classic Italian cars

Fashion house Carven parts ways with Swiss designer Ruffieux
Switzerland

Fashion house Carven parts ways with Swiss designer Ruffieux

‘Rethinking the world’: Bauhaus celebrates 100 years
Germany

‘Rethinking the world’: Bauhaus celebrates 100 years

How Iceland will bring a little bit of Italy to the World Cup this summer
Italy

How Iceland will bring a little bit of Italy to the World Cup this summer

Forever modern: German fashion icon Jil Sander looks back
Germany

Forever modern: German fashion icon Jil Sander looks back

Why Italy’s sleek kitchens are more profitable abroad than at home
Italy

Why Italy’s sleek kitchens are more profitable abroad than at home

German architect Speer, son of top Nazi, dead at 83
Germany

German architect Speer, son of top Nazi, dead at 83

Nine stunning hotels to stay at when you visit Sweden

Nine stunning hotels to stay at when you visit Sweden

An interior design lover’s guide to southern Sweden

An interior design lover’s guide to southern Sweden

The place to visit if you love Swedish design

The place to visit if you love Swedish design

Where to shop, eat, and drink when you visit Gothenburg

Where to shop, eat, and drink when you visit Gothenburg

Seven Swedish startups that help make your life better
Sweden

Seven Swedish startups that help make your life better

‘Malmö is a paradise for creative people’

‘Malmö is a paradise for creative people’

These are the Stockholm design gems you have to see

These are the Stockholm design gems you have to see

Online auctions 2017: design trends and insights from Barnebys

Online auctions 2017: design trends and insights from Barnebys

11 unique lamps that will light up your day
France

11 unique lamps that will light up your day

11 unique lamps that will light up your day
Spain

11 unique lamps that will light up your day

11 unique lamps that will light up your day
Italy

11 unique lamps that will light up your day

11 unique lamps that will light up your day
Austria

11 unique lamps that will light up your day

11 unique lamps that will light up your day
Germany

11 unique lamps that will light up your day

11 unique lamps that will light up your day
Sweden

11 unique lamps that will light up your day

8 sustainable stylish ways to reinvent your living room

8 sustainable stylish ways to reinvent your living room

Five questions about Formex and Nordic design
Sweden

Five questions about Formex and Nordic design

Italian eyeglass-maker who frames his own success
Italy

Italian eyeglass-maker who frames his own success

In pictures: How do I create a design theme for my home?
Sweden

In pictures: How do I create a design theme for my home?

Italy’s iconic Vespa goes electric
Italy

Italy’s iconic Vespa goes electric

65m-high Copenhagen cycle bridge as good as dead
Denmark

65m-high Copenhagen cycle bridge as good as dead

In Pictures: Look inside this perfect Swedish island home
Sweden

In Pictures: Look inside this perfect Swedish island home

Introducing… The Local’s new design
Norway

Introducing… The Local’s new design

Introducing… The Local’s new design
Italy

Introducing… The Local’s new design

An end to fashion elitism? Not in Milan…
Italy

An end to fashion elitism? Not in Milan…

In pictures: Recreating your own Nordic style in 8 steps
Sweden

In pictures: Recreating your own Nordic style in 8 steps

Danish architect’s Sydney Opera House drama to be film
Denmark

Danish architect’s Sydney Opera House drama to be film

‘Sky path’ flats could transform Stockholm
Sweden

‘Sky path’ flats could transform Stockholm

Nobel fashion: The prizes in Swedish design
Sweden

Nobel fashion: The prizes in Swedish design

New Copenhagen cycle bridge 65m above water
Denmark

New Copenhagen cycle bridge 65m above water

Rotating houses on Costa del Sol promise new spin on solar power
Spain

Rotating houses on Costa del Sol promise new spin on solar power

Copenhagen gets its very own font
Denmark

Copenhagen gets its very own font

Ten masterpieces of Danish design
Denmark

Ten masterpieces of Danish design

New exhibition shows the best of Danish design
Denmark

New exhibition shows the best of Danish design

The best (and worst) of Berlin fashion week
Germany

The best (and worst) of Berlin fashion week

Alitalia spruces up with new colours – and WiFi
Italy

Alitalia spruces up with new colours – and WiFi

Why design at Malmö University is child’s play
Sweden

Why design at Malmö University is child’s play

Military puts focus on equality in design
Sweden

Military puts focus on equality in design

Italy’s Pininfarina shares surge on India interest
Italy

Italy’s Pininfarina shares surge on India interest

Ten ways Stockholm is cooler than Copenhagen
Sweden

Ten ways Stockholm is cooler than Copenhagen

Star architect dies day after winning top prize
Germany

Star architect dies day after winning top prize

Four Swedish home design trends for spring
Sweden

Four Swedish home design trends for spring

Introducing The Local’s brand new logo

Introducing The Local’s brand new logo

Star architect reveals Aarhus waterfront plans
Denmark

Star architect reveals Aarhus waterfront plans

Designer Gaultier ‘retires’ from clothes business
France

Designer Gaultier ‘retires’ from clothes business

The Austrian office you might want to live in
Austria

The Austrian office you might want to live in

IN PICTURES: CPH Fashion Week highlights
Denmark

IN PICTURES: CPH Fashion Week highlights

CPH Fashion Week: Who to know and what to do
Denmark

CPH Fashion Week: Who to know and what to do

Danish design: Artistry meets functionality
Denmark

Danish design: Artistry meets functionality

The octopus that could save Slussen
Sweden

The octopus that could save Slussen

Architects descend on Venice for Biennale
Italy

Architects descend on Venice for Biennale

Swedish creatives set sail for ‘design Olympics’
Sweden

Swedish creatives set sail for ‘design Olympics’

Barcelona gets Europe’s first ‘3D printer café’
Spain

Barcelona gets Europe’s first ‘3D printer café’

Germany’s tallest hotel planned for Berlin
Germany

Germany’s tallest hotel planned for Berlin

Bamberg trials bin bottle aid
Germany

Bamberg trials bin bottle aid

Five best Scandinavian designs for children
Sweden

Five best Scandinavian designs for children

Five top urban designs to spice up Sweden
Sweden

Five top urban designs to spice up Sweden

Bright, hot, and Swedish: Lighting trends of 2014
Sweden

Bright, hot, and Swedish: Lighting trends of 2014

Sweden unveils new brand identity facelift
Sweden

Sweden unveils new brand identity facelift

Design scandal burns Swedish prince
Sweden

Design scandal burns Swedish prince

Young Italians invent a bright future
Italy

Young Italians invent a bright future

Micro huts to house Swedish students
Sweden

Micro huts to house Swedish students

Designer turns trash into treasure
Germany

Designer turns trash into treasure

Puma reveals plans for compostable sports clothes
Germany

Puma reveals plans for compostable sports clothes

Calls grow for national design museum
Germany

Calls grow for national design museum

Classy glass from the past
Germany

Classy glass from the past

1. FC-Nürnberg has most stylish football kit
Germany

1. FC-Nürnberg has most stylish football kit

Turning on the bright lights
Germany

Turning on the bright lights

Porsche and Audi win design awards at Detroit auto show
Germany

Porsche and Audi win design awards at Detroit auto show

Design festival taxies for takeoff at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport
Germany

Design festival taxies for takeoff at Berlin’s Tempelhof Airport

High design heads to the corner shop in the Ruhr
Germany

High design heads to the corner shop in the Ruhr

The cuckoo clock makes a comeback
Germany

The cuckoo clock makes a comeback

Less but better: Design according to Dieter Rams
Germany

Less but better: Design according to Dieter Rams

Buttering the bread of Berlin’s fashion scene
Germany

Buttering the bread of Berlin’s fashion scene

Redesigning the Fatherland
Germany

Redesigning the Fatherland

Bauhaus head trashes Berlin building plans
Germany

Bauhaus head trashes Berlin building plans

Munich museum opens IKEA ‘democratic design’ exhibition
Germany

Munich museum opens IKEA ‘democratic design’ exhibition

The haus that Gropius built
Germany

The haus that Gropius built

An Iron Curtain air mattress
Germany

An Iron Curtain air mattress

Cracks appear in Brandenburg Gate
Germany

Cracks appear in Brandenburg Gate

Bringing Berlin’s BMWs to bed
Germany

Bringing Berlin’s BMWs to bed

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Germany

IKEA won’t sell its prefab homes in Germany

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Sweden

No funding for designers as Year of Design opens

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Sweden

Stockholm designers challenge perceptions

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Sweden

Sex Pistols legend provokes by design

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Sweden

A sleek home for a dysfunctional family

Controversial choice for new Stockholm library
Sweden

Controversial choice for new Stockholm library

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Sweden

Bold new hotel offers rooftop pool and design delights

Faking it at the Stockholm Furniture Fair
Sweden

Faking it at the Stockholm Furniture Fair

Stockholm design district: SoFo no good?
Sweden

Stockholm design district: SoFo no good?

The clipper conspiracy
Sweden

The clipper conspiracy

Exciting new gallery challenges design orthodoxy
Sweden

Exciting new gallery challenges design orthodoxy

Christmas by design: Unmissable markets in Sweden and Denmark
Sweden

Christmas by design: Unmissable markets in Sweden and Denmark

Christmas shopping: Swedish design online
Sweden

Christmas shopping: Swedish design online

Stockholm Furniture Fair: Sit down and smell the coffee
Sweden

Stockholm Furniture Fair: Sit down and smell the coffee

Ikea designed to make clients buy more: study
Sweden

Ikea designed to make clients buy more: study

‘Your home is too important to let it look like a rat hole’
Sweden

‘Your home is too important to let it look like a rat hole’

Stockholm districts grab Design Week spotlight
Sweden

Stockholm districts grab Design Week spotlight

Seven Swedish designs that will blow your mind
Sweden

Seven Swedish designs that will blow your mind

How to deliver design beyond expectation
Sweden

How to deliver design beyond expectation

Swedish designers brush off dead wood image
Sweden

Swedish designers brush off dead wood image

Mountain halo design wins architecture prize
Norway

Mountain halo design wins architecture prize

Adidas loses EU court battle over ‘three stripe’ design
Germany

Adidas loses EU court battle over ‘three stripe’ design

9 must-see Swedish design destinations

9 must-see Swedish design destinations

The fungi farm that turns plastic into food
Austria

The fungi farm that turns plastic into food

Ikea refugee homes are ‘cheap and tough’
Sweden

Ikea refugee homes are ‘cheap and tough’

Refugee homes as ‘easy as an Ikea bookshelf’
Sweden

Refugee homes as ‘easy as an Ikea bookshelf’