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NEW: Dottir & Sonur

This company hasn’t been blogged yet, in fact they just released their line 3 days ago! I was so pleasantly surprised to come across this fabulous new brand because they are not only beautiful and on trend but these talented Icelandic designers live in nearby Berlin! Small world! Tinna and her partner Ingvir head up Dottir & Sonur, a multidisciplinary design firm specializing in products for the home. This is very hot off the press so enjoy this premiere peek!

Dottir & Sonur

Ingvi and Tinna met nearly 8 years ago and have collaborated on lots of projects, experimenting with everything from corporate identity to web design and now product design. Ingvi is a web developer and designer and Tinna has a masters in packaging design and they live in Berlin with their little ones, Hjalmar and Solveig. I am in love with the lightlace shown above, it’s amazing!

Dottir & Sonur

Dottir & Sonur

Dottir & Sonur

Dottir & Sonur

I also like that they’ve got a little origami-inspiration action going on as this is a growing trend in design motifs and I find origami just lovely and so fresh used in this way. Currently, their products are only available on their website or by contacting Tinna directly at: order AT dottirandsonur.com but they are looking for retailers to take them on so contact them if you have a shop and you’re interested!

Spread the word about Dottir & Sonur, I’d love to see more of their work because I think they’re very talented!

(images: dottir & sonur)

Posted by decor8 in designers on December 16, 2011

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  1. Lau de Casalil commented
    December 16th, 2011 at 10:20pm

    Waou… i like this kind of creativity… coming from childhood and artschool… thanks Holly for this discovery!!
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  2. Sanja commented
    December 16th, 2011 at 10:59pm

    I love the first image. Never imagined beads in this position, great idea! I wish them great success and recognition :)
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  3. Will @ Bright.Bazaar commented
    December 16th, 2011 at 11:03pm

    That origami pillow is great, Holly! Thanks for the intro to this new line.

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  4. Victoria commented
    December 16th, 2011 at 11:15pm

    So playful! Truly lovely!
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  5. Jamie says dream commented
    December 16th, 2011 at 11:16pm

    I love the lamp, the colourcombination is great! Feels fresh!
    Jamie says dream´s last blog post ..Make it a playful weekend

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  6. Nat @ Dear Little House commented
    December 17th, 2011 at 5:31am

    All about that wallpaper!
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  7. Anke commented
    December 17th, 2011 at 10:53am

    My favourite is the zoo pillow with the black & white front and the striped back.
    Anke
    Anke´s last blog post ..Designachten in Hannover

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  8. Elizabeth @PrinceDesignUK commented
    December 17th, 2011 at 6:24pm

    Great designs! So fresh and inspiring – the origami birds are a really clever way of using a bird motif in a new, uncliched way.

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  9. lebenslustiger commented
    December 17th, 2011 at 7:08pm

    I agree, these designs look so fresh and full of life – perfect and promising for the new year ahead!
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  10. Jenni commented
    December 17th, 2011 at 9:34pm

    I’ve been obsessed with paper cranes for years, I used to hang them from the ceiling of my bedroom in middle school. I’ll have to snag one of those pillows…great post!
    Jenni´s last blog post ..Ode to Fall: Farmer’s Market

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  11. desiree - vosgesparis commented
    December 18th, 2011 at 1:12am

    to colourfull for myself but I really like it!
    desiree – vosgesparis´s last blog post ..X-MAS at my Favorite Parisian concept store {MERCI}

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  12. Josh commented
    December 18th, 2011 at 7:36am

    How gorgeous are these!

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  13. alma commented
    December 18th, 2011 at 8:32am

    pillow is sweet

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  14. carola commented
    December 18th, 2011 at 9:53am

    lovely!!

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  15. gluten free gift commented
    December 18th, 2011 at 4:56pm

    the BEADS on the lamp cord… I just thought WHY HAVE I NOT SEEN THIS BEFORE???!!! – it’s brilliantly simple and awesome! Very clever – and great colour palette too.
    gluten free gift´s last blog post ..non recipe for gluten-free muffins…hard to go wrong!

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  16. whorange commented
    December 19th, 2011 at 7:05am

    i need that light. i just do.

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  17. Carol Carneiro commented
    December 19th, 2011 at 1:26pm

    H! I loved the first picture! It’s simple and bautiful! A lamp like a necklace, that’s fantastic! Kiss: Carol Carneiro
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  18. Jessica commented
    December 19th, 2011 at 10:17pm

    That origami print is lovely!
    Jessica´s last blog post ..Shimmer & Sand Table Card Holder

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  19. MichelleP commented
    December 19th, 2011 at 11:46pm

    Love the origami inspiration!
    MichelleP´s last blog post ..Herb Bundle – from a new series I’m calling “On the…

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  20. Nina commented
    December 20th, 2011 at 3:18am

    I love the origami birds and their colors. They remind me of my grandfather because we used to do origami together…Would love to see more of their work as well.

    Nina
    Nina´s last blog post ..advent 4th

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  21. Kristy Lehman commented
    January 11th, 2012 at 9:55pm

    Paper Cranes are my favorite with the color scheme! I decorated 2 walls of my house with wall paper. I love that wall paper has a modern feel! Kristy
    Kristy Lehman´s last blog post ..Children’s Books that Inspire You!

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