Tag Archives: Danish design

Munthe

Munthe

Munthe has its origins in the clothing company Munthe plus Simonsen. Munthe plus Simonsen was founded in 1994 by the designers Naja Munthe and Karen Simonsen. The clothing brand has long been a great success and sold in many countries.

In 2009 Naja Munthe took over the company and runs the company forward in her own name Munthe. Naja Munthe finds inspiration in the Scandinavian seasons, travel, art, literature and on the street.

The clothing line is sold in many places in Denmark through its own stores and dealer.

My own experience: I have never bought clothes from Munthe, since the size of their clothes do not fit me. It is a Scandinavian fashion brand of high quality.

In Danish: Munthe har sin oprindelse i tøjfirmaet Munthe plus Simonsen.
Munthe plus Simonsen blev grundlagt i 1994 designerne Naja Munthe og Karen Simonsen. Tøjmærket har i mange været en stor succes og solgt i mange lande.

I 2009 overtog Naja Munthe virksomheden, og køre virksomheden videre i sit eget navn
Munthe. Naja Munthe finder inspiration i de skandinaviske årstider, rejser, kunst, litteratur og på gaden.

Et tøjmærke der forhandles mange steder i Danmark via egne butikker og forhandler.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg har aldrig købt tøj hos Munthe, da størrelsen på deres tøj ikke har
passet til mig. Det er et skandinavisk tøjmærke af høj kvalitet.

Facts: Munthe, Grønnegade 10, 1107 Copenhagen K, Phone:+45 33 32 03 12,
web: http://dk.munthe.com/

Montana Furniture

Montana Furniture in Copenhagen

Montana Furniture in Copenhagen

Montana furniture is a Danish design which are known for their racks of good quality. Storage systems can be combined in endless ways. The shelves are available in different sizes and in a variety of different colors.

My own experience: I have never bought shelving from Montana furniture. It is a unique shelving system which allows you to add your own personal touch.

In Danish: Montana møbler er et dansk design som er kendt for deres reoler af god kvalitet.. Reolsystemer der kan kombineres på uendelige mange måder. Reolerne findes i forskellige størrelser og i et utal af forskellige farver.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg har aldrig købt reoler fra Montana møbler. Det r et enestående reolsystem, hvor du har mulighed for at sætte dit eget personlige præg.

Facts: Montana Mobile, Bredgade 24, 1260 Copenhagen K, phone: +45 33 12 06 90,
web: www.montanamobile.dk/

Bang & Olufsen

Bang & Olufsen

Bang & Olufsen is an international Danish company that has been around since 1925.
Bang & Olufsen is an internationally recognized brand that has stores in more than 70 countries.

It is a company known for its exclusive, elegant and timeless design, which differs sharply from other providers of electronics.
A design that is markedly different from competitors.

Bang & Olufsen sell electronic products of telephony, television, speakers and music systems.

My own experience: My parents have had a sound system from Bang & Olufsen. A sound system which they have enjoyed for 20 years. The exclusive design makes Bang & Olufsen’s products timeless. It is a brand that I highly recommend.

In Danish: Bang & Olufsen er en international dansk virksomhed der har eksisteret siden 1925.
Bang & Olufsen er et internationalt anerkendt mærke, som har butikker i mere end 70 lande.

Det er en virksomheder er kendt for sit eksklusive, elegante og tidløse design, som adskiller sig markant i forhold til andre udbydere af elektronik.
Et design som adskiller sig markant fra konkurrenter.

Bang & Olufsen sælger elektroniske produkter indenfor telefoni, fjernsyn, højtaler og musiksystemer.

Min egne erfaringer: Mine forældre har haft et musikanlæg fra Bang & Olufsen. Et anlæg som de har haft glæde af i 20 år. Deres eksklusive design er medvirkende til, at Bang & Olufsen’s produkter ikke går af mode. Det er et mærke som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts: Bang & Olufsen, Østergade 11, 1100 Copenhagen K, phone: +45 33 11 14 15,
web: www.bang-olufsen.com/

Illum’s Home Furnishing Department Store

Illum’s Home Furnishing Department Store

Illum’s home furnishing department store is located in the center of Copenhagen half way along the pedestrian street Strøget.
It is a department store that offers everything inside decoration. Illum’s home furnishing department store sells Danish design, Scandinavian design and foreign high-quality
design.
Illum’s Furnishing Department Store

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

My own experience: Illum’s home furnishing department store is the perfect place if you need to buy a gift or something for your own home. The quality is always top notch and you will find a variety of exciting designs. It is a department store that I highly
recommend.

In Danish: Illums bolighus ligger i centrum af København midt på Strøget.
Det er et magasin som tilbyder alt indenfor boligindretning. Illums bolighus sælger dansk design, skandinavisk design og udenlandsk design af høj kvalitet.

Mine egne erfaringer: Illums Bolighus er det perfekte sted, hvis du skal gå og kigge, købe en gave eller noget til dig eget hjem. Kvaliteten er altid i top, og finder mange forskellige spændende design. Det er et magasin som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts: Illums Illum’s home furnishing department store, Amagertorv 10, 1160 Copenhagen K, phone: 33 14 19 41, web: www.illumsbolighus.dk/

Bodum Coffee Maker

Bodum Coffee Maker

Bodum is a Danish company founded by Peter Bodum in 1944. At the time, Bodum designed and sold kitchenware and later glassware from Eastern Europe.
In 1974, his son Jørgen Bodum was given the responsibility for the business, and since then, he has introduced the world famous coffee maker that can be purchased in different versions.

Bodum has only a few shops in Denmark, their famous coffee maker is sold in all stores and distributor of kitchenware.

My own experience: In my family we have always had a coffee maker. Bodum coffee maker is of very high quality and they last for many years. It’s a coffee maker  that I highly recommend.

In Danish: Bodum er en dansk virksomhed der blev grundlagt af Peter Bodum i 1944. På daværende tidspunkt designet og solgte Bodum køkkenudstyr og senere glasartikler fra
Østeuropa.
I 1974 overtog sønnen Jørgen Bodum virksomheden, og sidenhen har han introduceret
den verdens berømte stempelkande der kan købes i forskellige udgaver.

Bodum har ganske få butikker i Danmark, deres berømte stempelkande forhandles i alle
stormagasiner og forhandler af køkkenudstyr.

Min egne erfaringer: I min familie har vi altid haft en stempelkande.  Bodum stempelkande er af meget høj kvalitet, som holder i mange år. Det er en kande som jeg varmt kan anbefale.

Facts: Bodum Shop Tivoli, Vesterbrogade 3, 1620 Copenhagen V, phone +45 33 75 09 04,
web: www.bodum.com/dk/

Normann

Normann

Normann is a Danish design company that was founded by Jan Andersen and Poul Madsen in 1999.
The started out making one lamp. Since then Normm has extended their repertoire to include design in kitchen, gifts, furniture, textiles and glass.
What characterizes Normann’s design is that it is simple and in new colors not seen before.

My own experience: I have yet to design from Normann, however, I have followed their design for many years.

In Danish: Normann er en dansk design virksomhed, der blev grundlagt af Jan Andersen og Poul Madsen i 1999.
Fra at, lave en lampe har Normm udvidet deres repertoire til, at omfatter design indenfor køkken, gaver, møbler, tekstiler og glas.
Det der kendetegner Normanns design er at det er enkelt og i nye farver som ikke er set før.

Mine egne erfaringer: Jeg har endnu ikke købt design fra Normann, dog har jeg fulgt deres
design i mange år.

Facts: Normann, Østerbrogade 70, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, phone: +45 35 55 44 59,
web: www.normann-copenhagen.com/

George Jensen

George Jensen
Flag store in Copenhagen

Company George Jensen was founded, 1904.
At that time George Jensen wanted to support a larger group design talents. The company is not only a jewelry company, George Jensen makes exclusive, functional beautiful design in watches, home, silver, festivals and cutlery.

My own experience: George Jensen’s design is beautiful and exclusive. I have bought several Christmas decorations used year after year.

George Jensen's design
George Jensen designs

In Danish: Firmaet George Jensen blev grundlagt 1904.
George Jensen ville på daværende tidspunkt gerne støtte en større gruppe designtalenter.
Firmaet er ikke kun et smykkefirma, George Jensen laver eksklusive, funktionelle smukt design indenfor ure, hjem, sølv, højtider og bestik.

Mine egne erfaringer: George Jensen’s design er smukt og eksklusivt. Jeg har købt adskillige julepynt som bruges år efter år.

Facts: George Jensen, Amagertorv 4, 1160 Copenhagen K, phone: +45 33 11 40 80,
web: www.georgjensen.com/

Royal Copenhagen

Royal Copenhagen
Flagstore in Copenhagen

Royal Copenhagen was founded in 1775.
For more than 235 years they have produced products with the deepest respect for not only their traditions, but also the finest craftsmanship.
Royal Copenhagen is known worldwide for for its beautiful porcelain, and for maintaining their classic blue and white porcelain, both made ​​and painted by hand.

Royal Copenhagen
Blue Fluted Mega

My own experience: A few years ago I bought the chassis ‘White Fluted’, which fits everything. I am particularly fond of their thermal mugs that I use many times during winter. Thermo cups are cold and easy to hold in your hand while the drink is piping hot.

In Danish: Royal Copenhagen blev grundlagt i 1775.
I mere end 235 år har de fremstillet produkter med den dybeste respekt for ikke alene deres traditioner, men også for det ypperste håndværk.
Royal Copenhagen er verdensberømt for sit smukke porcelæn og fastholdelse af det klassisk blå og hvid porcelæn, der er både fremstillet og malet i hånden.

Mine egne erfaringer: For et par år siden købte jeg stellet ’Hvid Riflet’, som passer til alt. Jeg er især glad for deres termokopper som jeg især bruger om vinteren. Termokopperne er kolde og nemme at holde i hånden mens drikkelsen er rygende varm.

Facts: Royal Copenhagen, Amagertorv 6, 1160 Copenhagen K, phone: +45 33 13 71 81,
web: www.royalcopenhagen.com