Ýr Jóhannsdóttir knits under the name Ýrurari.

Icelandic "French Kiss" sweaters become an Instagram hit

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Butterflies emerge from the most beautiful pupas to lay eggs.

Icelandic silk produced in Grundarfjörður, West Iceland

17 Oct 2018 A fashion designer in Grundarfjörður on the Snæfellsnes peninsula produces her own silk. She breeds silk worms in her garage.

Óneitanlega gleðja þessar flíkur augun. Verulega flottur afrakstur útskriftarnema bar fyrir augu fólks.

Fashion college students in Iceland graduation shows

27 Apr 2018 Students of the fashion design department of the Iceland Academy of Arts showed their work at their graduation show last week. According to head of the department, Linda Árnadóttir, the theme was to break up norms and bring gender neutral fashion design to a multicultural society.

A crushed velvet dress in midnight  blue.

Disco fever for Iceland's Christmas parties

6 Dec 2017 Designer Hildur Yeoman was inspired for her Christmas range by Jerry Hall and the Studio 54 era.

IKEA X INKLAW, streetwear made from the famous IKEA bag.

Super hip Icelandic label INKLAW makes clothes from the IKEA bag

18 May 2017 That ubiquitous and very useful blue IKEA bag made news recently when Balenciaga made a bag that looked suspiciously like it. Now the new stars of Icelandic streetwear, INKLAW, have made a range of clothing in cooperation with the Swedish home store.

Magna Rún Rúnarsdóttir.

Young talent at Iceland's fashion graduate show

5 May 2017 On Wednesday, the graduate show at the Iceland Academy of the Arts in Fashion design took place. Some of the highlights included sculptural pieces and strong colours.

Svala wearing the catsuit and cape designed by Shoplifter.

Iceland's Svala wows fans with her incredible Eurovision outfit

4 May 2017 Icelandic artist Svala who competes on Iceland's behalf in the Eurovision contest held next week, just premiered the stunning outfit she will be wearing on stage. It's designed by New York based Icelandic artist Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir, otherwise known as Shoplifter.

DesignersLoji and Tanjaare exhibiting a new National Football team outfit at Design March.

Iceland's Design March kicks off on Thursday

22 Mar 2017 Design March is Iceland’s most important annual design festival covering all fields of design including architecture, graphic design, fashion, furniture and product design.

Alexander Kirchner's favourite phrase is "Long hair, don't care."

Influenced by the darker parts of life

15 Dec 2016 Alexander Kirchner is an Icelandic fashion designer, stylist and producer who has been passionate about clothes since he started making them at sixteen. Kirchner has collaborated with designers, musicians and artists to make unique pieces and is now premiering his first collection for his own brand, Alexander Kirchner.

Lars wearing a DEAD inspired sweater with knititng designer Stephen West.

New York cop knits from Icelandic wool

19 Oct 2016 Lars Rains is a former New York cop and he's just published his first book on knitting called Modern Lopi, New Approaches to an Icelandic Classic.




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