HOME REJUVENATION'S 10 MOST INFLUENTIAL DESIGN BLOGGERS

We [wrote](http://www.nordicdesignblog.com/archives/1137) recently about initiative of authors of [Home Rejuvenation blog](http://homerejuvenation.blogspot.com) to find out which design blogs and bloggers influence the discerning readers and the rest of the blogging community. They decided to make an email survey, where their readers voted for ten best design blogs. Here’s a rundown on the 10 most influential design bloggers: 10. Bloesem ([www.bloesem.blogs.com](http://www.bloesem.blogs.com)) 9. Sfgirlbybay ([www.sfgirlbybay.blogspot.com](http://www.sfgirlbybay.blogspot.com/)) 8. NotCot ([www.notcot.com](http://www.notcot.com/)) 7. Swiss Miss ([www.swiss-miss.com](http://www.swiss-miss.com/)) 6. Oh Joy! ([www.ohjoy.blogs.com](http://www.ohjoy.blogs.com/)) 5. Desire To Inspire ([www.desiretoinspire.blogspot.com](http://www.desiretoinspire.blogspot.com/)) 4. Decor8 ([www.decor8.blogspot.com](http://www.decor8.blogspot.com/)) 3. MoCo Loco ([www.mocoloco.com](http://www.mocoloco.com/))…

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OHIKEA! The site for Ohio IKEA News

OHIKEA! » Now it looks like an IKEA!: The site for Ohio IKEA News Some time ago I was stumbled upon this site and now its feed among of others in my feedreader. It’s a site of [Jen Funk Segrest](http://verybigblog.com/aboutjen/), a web designer and IKEA fan who lives near Cincinnati, Ohio. In her blog she patiently documentating every step of progress of newcoming IKEA store in West Chester, Ohio. It’s really fun to read how she describes the phases of construction and opening ruckus. OHIKEA…

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Design Finland: Young Designer of the Year 2007 prize to Julia Lundsten and Janne Kyttänen

Design Finland: Young Designer of the Year 2007 prize to Julia Lundsten and Janne Kyttänen Our friendly Finnish blog Design Finland posted recently an article about winners of Design Forum Finland’s Young Designer of the Year 2007 prize. They are Shoe designer Julia Lundsten and designer Janne Kyttänen. Design Forum Finland’s Young Designer of the Year 2007 is very influenting and remarkable in Finland, and we congratulate the winners! From Design Finland: The awarded designers have both received their design training abroad – Julia Lundsten…

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Nordic Design – The Boston Globe

Nordic Design – The Boston Globe Scandinavian open-face sandwiches are tasty works of art. The Boston Globe published recently an interesting article about Smorbord: traditional Scandinavian sandviches, here a short excerpt: Small open-face sandwiches are big in Scandinavia. The Norwegians call them smorbrod, meaning “buttered bread.” The Danish use a similar name – smorrebrod.To the Swedes, the sandwiches themselves are smorgas, while the more familiar term smorgasbord literally means “bread-and-butter table” and represents a selection of small hot and cold dishes – including sandwiches, of…

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ITC Teethreedee font

What’s New From ITC: October 2007 – ITCFonts.com ITC Teethreedee turns old style letter shapes into edgy, rough-and-ready typographic statements. As drawn by Tomi Haaparanta, Teethreedee exudes a kind of Bruce Springsteen appeal: square-jawed, strong-armed, soft-spoken. You can be sure that headlines set in Teethreedee will be noticed and respected.

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Interview with Karl-Oskar Karlsson

This time [Karl-Oskar Karlsson](http://www.karloskar.net/) is our guest, and he was so friendly to answer to few our questions: **NDB**: Hi Karl, we love your designs, and The Duo from Combine project is my personal favorite. I think so our readers will find intersting to learn about your creative process, how these beautiful ideas were developed? **KK**: It all started as a project at School of Design in Kalmar/Nybro when I was studying glass design. My project was selected by Orrefors to be made by them.…

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Designcollector: Online magazine for designers.

Designcollector. Online magazine for designers. There is always room for good online magazine for designers. Especially if this magazine is updating regularly, has a clear interface and good network of partner sites. Then the success is guaranteed. is a blog/ezine/directory of design deli’s from over the world. Althought being publishing in Russian, its visual emphasis making Designcollector valuable for every design lover.

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Salvador Dalí – Surrealist! 3.10.-16.12.2007 in EMMA museum of Espoo

Salvador Dalí – Surrealist! 3.10.-16.12.2007 The Salvador Dalí – Surrealist! exhibition provides a comprehensive overview of the art and person of Salvador Dalí (1904-1989). The exhibition presents paintings, drawings and watercolours produced by Salvador Dalí over a period of sixty years. Dalí painted his first Surrealist work at the end of the 1920s. The exhibition includes a series of water colour illustrations produced by Dalí in 1945 for Benvenuto Cellini’s autobiography. Dalí’s interest in the scientific and technical axis of time constituted a recurring motif…

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Last speakers confirmed for Designboost

Designboost is a novel concept at the Swedish design arena with its combination of workshops, lectures and exhibitions. The theme for 2007 is sustainable design and it will be discussed and questioned by the 25 speakers at the lecture date Thursday October 18. Today we release the names of the last 10 speakers. Quite often only the environmental issues are brought forward in the discussion about sustainable design. At this years Designboost event we would like to broaden the view. We think it is important…

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