Louise Campbell

Originally published at Nordic Design Blog. Please leave any comments there. I came across the great work of Copenhagen based studio, Louise Campbell, while perusing lifeiscarbon® Scandinavian Æsthetics (a great scandinavian resource). Louise Campbell has also been highly involved with the Walk The Plank initiative, a collaboration between 30 furniture designers and 60 cabinetmakers, who have all donated their time and original designs to improve the design environment in Denmark.

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The House of Sweden

Originally published at Nordic Design Blog. Please leave any comments there. Architects Gert Wingårdh and Tomas Hansen from Wingårdh Architects, designed the winning entry for the Swedish Embassy in Washington D.C. The House of Sweden resides in the heart of Georgetown and opened in 2006. check out arcspace for more information.

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Swedish Embassy in Second Life

Originally published at Nordic Design Blog. Please leave any comments there. Sweden is to be the first country to open an embassy in the online world of Second Life. The project is being put forth by the Swedish Institute (a great Swedish resource in itself), as a means of providing information about Sweden to the roughly three million Second Life users worldwide.

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Wacky Warning labels

Originally published at Nordic Design Blog. Please leave any comments there. People from M-LAW's Wacky Warning Labels contest say: A warning label on a washing machine at a laundromat that warns, âœDo not put any person in this washerâ has been chosen as the nationâ™s wackiest warning label in M-LAWâ™s annual Wacky Warning Label Contest. The contest, now in its tenth year, is conducted by Michigan Lawsuit Abuse Watch, M-LAW, to reveal how lawsuits, and concern about lawsuits, have created a need for common sense…

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links for 2007-01-21

Originally published at Nordic Design Blog. Please leave any comments there. Help.app – macosx.com (tags: mac help) notMac Challenge :: Home The goal of the notMac Challenge is to create the incentive for someone to make an alternative dotMac solution available for the general public. (tags: Apple mac .Mac osx free web2.0 web)

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Nordic Design Map on wayfaring

Originally published at Nordic Design Blog. Please leave any comments there. Happy new year to all of readers of Nordic Design Blog!I created recently the Nordic Design map on Wayfaring: www.wayfaring.com/maps/show/28749 Everybody welcome to visit and share related to Scandinavian design places! This map is intended to show any related to subject local data: routes, points, notes, etc. Go contibute!

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