Bonden at home of Schmassonen's interior blog: decorate with soft minimalism and with the sense of Nordic wellness, photos Schirin / SchmasonnenI had a chance to visit the home of German blogger, Schirin / Schmasonnen in Bremen. Schirin and her husband have made a beautiful home, which is a sophisticated dialog between using natural materials and decorating with an unclomplicated and ageless style. Their home was truly decorated to be a sustainable with a sense of wellness. De..
For us Finns, design comes almost as a second nature. Kindergartens and schools have furniture from Artek and Iittala tableware is a common household item. In the Helsinki airport design can be holistically experienced for example in the form of birdsong in the sanitary areas. On the contrary, design can be consumed in the form of service in digital space.MarkkuWilenius , visionar and professor of Future studies in Turku University Business Schoo..
Have you experienced unforgettable moments in your holiday? I have always wanted to take a piece of this unforgettable moment back home through the object I have sourced from the destination. At home these memories, the spirit and lifestyle from the destination becomes again alive. Lapland has been a great inspiration behind my design work. Lapland is unforgettable, I have become dependant on experiencing it's strong weather phenomenon..
As people are travelling more to distant locations and seeking places with authenticity, it is increasingly important to connect the local uniqueness and easy-going interiors to the spaces of modern holiday resorts. Think about Cook-hotels in Greece or the hotels of Hospes chain in Spain. In these resorts, visitors are seeking modern atmosphere through the lense of locals. The trend in hotel decor is becoming more inspired by combining natural ma..
Bondenliving participated to London Design Fair / Finnish Form exhibition last week. It was was curated Finland’s 100 year anniversary selection of Finnish brands such as Adea, Artek, Bondenliving, IVALO, Iittala, Katriina Nuutinen, Himmee, Made by Choice, Secto Design and POIAT, curated by London based ALVAR magazine. The idea of Finnish Form was to present the way we live our lives where trends are not what&n..
Bondenliving textiles were displayed during 3daysofdesign (1-3.6.2017) in the unique atmosphere of Design Werck, a showroom close to Copenhagen city, yet in the vicinity of beautiful nature. We wanted to make the first official presentation of Bondenliving in Denmark, in the crossroads of Northern and continental European design.By Bonden products we would like to bring the Nordic easiness, authenticity and tranquillity to homes and spaces with textiles and accessories made of nature based mater..