Marcus Engman, Head of Design at Ikea

Marcus Engman, Head of Design at Ikea

We had the incredible opportunity to meet Marcus Engman, the head of design at Ikea for the launch of its collection Ypperlig, a collaboration between the Swedish giant Ikea and the promising Danish editor Hay. Our first question was about the name of the collection. ...
Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Second Episode

Best of Maison & Objet 2017: Second Episode

We had promised on our last post about Maison & Objet that there would be a next episode, so here it is. We were very impressed by those little cubes by Jbj Interior, a Dutch fashion and embroidery brand which is now starting a new interior line. Then we came...
Michael Schoner, the Minimal Maximalist

Michael Schoner, the Minimal Maximalist

We have come across Michael Schoner’s work last year, when he released his Crest & Trough bench. We were tremendously attracted to this neo-Memphis yet very personal and witty universe. Humour is everywhere in his joyful and well thought work. We at hlow...
Aliki van der Kruijs, Queen of the Rain

Aliki van der Kruijs, Queen of the Rain

Aliki van der Kruijs is a designer who humbly accepts randomness in her work. She leaves it to nature, or to rain to be more specific. She has created a few years ago the project called Made by Rain and is about to start an e-shop of her extraordinary natural...