What iF an Artist …

… won the iF Design Award ? Well this ARTIST just did … it won the iF Award 2017 !     … and yes we are very excited about that ! Since the original ARTIST design in Copper and Smooth Grey from the 2015 Design For The People collection was, let’s just say a…

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Arne and The Artist …

… costumized … The ARTIST pendant is back in black … smooth black, that is ! The pendants ø400 and ø250 are both in the Design For The People collection 2016. We bought a few, took them apart, added a couple of tubes, a few brushed brass details, a spoon-full of wishes and hopes ……

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MistDee …

… seems almost like mist caught in a glass … guess that’s the closest comparison we can come up with for the Dee Glass pendant.     The Dee Glass is one of two designs sharing the same metal top … the Dee Glass is the more modern version of the two … bold yet…

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Nearly nothing …

… only dressed in Smooth Black or Chalk White …   The UNU Shelf System may be the closest to nothing as you can get … we designed it to be almost naked, only dressed in Smooth Black or Chalk White, with no visible screws or brackets and leaving space behind to do all the…

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Titus You …

… Titus Me …   Extruded aluminium, a couple of grooves, rough black surface and 3 LED strips – mix ingredients, bake for half a year – Titus well done ! … and of course the catchy groove is composed and played by the most appreciated groovemaster Torben Westergaard The Titus is the outdoor lamp…

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A Working Class Hero …

… is something to be …   The Patton series is designed in our workshop … or at least strongly inspired from there. We refined it a bit, made it a little more smooth in the moving parts, added a few details such as the dimmer with the machined knob, a die-cast housing for the…

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Do the Dee …

… classic …   The Dee metal is one of two designs sharing the same metal top … the Dee Metal is the more contemporary version of the two, both technically and in its appearance. It has this certain “but of course” attitude … The Dee metal pendant will be available in the stores early…

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Keep Calm …

… and stay focused …   The CALM pendant design is truly inspired from old French dress forms … actually it may be used as a skirt for one, if that’s what you need. Otherwise CALM will do nicely as a pendant … CALM will be available in the stores early summer 2016. Finishes: Matte…

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Back ‘n’ Black …

… the Artist is back black … smooth black, that is !   Since the original ARTIST design in Copper and Smooth Grey from the 2015 Design For The People collection was, let’s just say a success, the ARTIST Smooth Black will be available in the stores early summer 2016. Finishes: Copper, Smooth Grey and…

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Line ’em up or not …

… the extendable IP S16 …   The IP S16 is the latest addition to the IP series of bathroom lamps we designed for Nordlux, Design For The People collection 2016 – IP S16 will be available in the stores early summer 2016. Finishes: Painted white and polished chrome Light source: LED up and down…

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Rise ‘n’ Shine …

… the Design For The People by Nordlux 2016 Collection … The collection we designed for Design For The People by Nordlux are all introduced at the Northern Light Fair in Stockholm early 2016. ARTIST pendants ø250 and ø400 – NEW Smooth Black and off course Polished Copper and Smooth Grey, as you already know it.…

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Can Candles …

… form graphics ? Yes they can … at least with these candle holders from the Signatures Series by Frost. The Signatures Series celebrates the individual… that is the Frost purpose and statement. We designed these candle holders to complement the Signature Collection, and they are truly individual and can be arranged in whatever graphic…

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With the twist of a wrist …

… introducing The IceBreaker …   The British lifestyle magazine Wallpaper wrote: “Icebreaker dispenses perfectly formed ice-cubes straight from the freezer without the spills and hassle of conventional ice-trays. With its sleek and simple design, icebreaker would be a very cool addition to any drinks tray or picnic basket.” Here you go, see for yourself:…

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Frost Original Copper …

 … classics in disguise … Carefully selected classics from the renown and highly appreciated UNU, BUKTO and NOVA2 series has been introduced in The Frost Original Copper finish … Please find the complete Frost Original Copper catalogue below this image gallery … and yes we also did the graphic design. Please click on the image…

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Silence Of The Lamps …

… spelled differently it is a great movie, only thing in common is the CAGE …   The CAGE pendants we designed for Nordlux, Design For The People collection 2015 – CAGE will be available in the shops from summer 2015. Finishes: Copper or Brass Light source: E27 Client: Nordlux A/S For more product information…

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Keep them coming …

… those letters … Just got a letter today … a letter stating, quote : ” Your extraordinary design expertise has attracted our attention …” Well, in fact we got a copy of the letter, from our client Frost A/S for whom we have designed most everything and for some years now. One of the…

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Black ‘n’ White comes in …

… colours everywhere … Please enjoy this little gallery of some of the lamps we designed for the Design For The People Collection 2015 … and a few older designs as well. We took the liberty to mount the lamps a little different from what will probably be the most common … i.e. outdoor lamps…

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The Show Must Go On …

… introducing the Design For The People Showroom 2015 … How to transform a warehouse into being a showroom for the Design For The People Collection by Nordlux, and showing off shop concepts, and being easy transformable into a photo studio, and, and, and … Well, you might argue that we didn’t even design it,…

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Bring on the Light …

… the 2015 Indoor Collection we designed for Nordlux is introduced at the Northern Light Fair in Stockholm early 2015 … ARTIST pendants ø250 and ø400 – Copper or painted Smooth Grey. CAGE pendants – Copper or Brass. LUNA pendants ø180 and ø110, table, floor and wall lamps – Cast Glass and Hi-Gloss White paint.…

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Key Less …

… until you attach some … Not so long ago one of our clients asked us to design a Key Ring for his company to market and sell … so we did. Actually we designed it way back in 1988, we loved it then and we love it now – obviously we fine tuned it…

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Canto goes indoor …

… at Salon Vision … Salon Vision took the Canto outdoor lamps and made them perfect indoor lamps … Salon Vision was even brave enough to use them in the very old hairdresser room as it was – not removing the old outlets, not trying to hide everything, but accepting what was already there and…

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UNU & BUKTO – Angular Expressions …

… Straight angles, rounded angles – we love all angles … The BUKTO stands is a free-standing system for hanging clothes without the need of a wall to mount hooks or other wardrobe hardware, wheels are also available offering greater flexibility. In addition BUKTO table stands are available offering a quick and easy to set-up…

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Handles with Care …

… caring for details …   The HB100 Series is lever handles, window handles and escutcheons … Recent years most architectural hardware and handle designs has been very clean, almost simple – perfectly fine, and yet very similar to each other, and yes some we designed ourselves. In 2009 when we started designing The HB100…

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Kilsgaard is Live on Silmo …

… and yes they will bring the new designs we did …   The new Kilsgaard Alu’s are launched in Paris this September. Apart from the new frames we also designed a brand new elegant Acetate temple for them and off course they will also be available with the sleek Titanium temple introduced earlier this…

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Weeper or Wiper …

… here comes the NOVA2 Wiper … The Wiper complements the NOVA2 Bathroom accessories we started the design of back in 2007 – and continuously are adding new designs to. You really do not need find a specific “invisible” place for the Wiper – its functional and decorative any which way you leave it –…

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Sun’s on our King to come …

… Denmark’s future King, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik wearing Kilsgaard Suns #8 … “Not only for the Royalties” is the title of an early Aske Jacoby album … a good one we might add … same goes for the Kilsgaard Sun’s. Come rain or come shine … we are proud that the Sun’s…

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Please do splash all over …

… The IP Series is built for it … We designed The IP Series specifically to meet the requirements and regulations of bathroom lamp fittings. Apart from designing these IP classified fixtures, we also did the graphic concept including packaging and we “wrapped” it all in a new exhibition system. All for Nordlux A/S –…

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Spinning Heads …

… is what makes the CULT lamp series different …   The CULT desktop and wall lamp series designed for Nordlux A/S represents exactly what we mean when we state that decent, proper maybe even good design is merely a series of nice details put in the right order … nothing more, nothing less and…

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Delicately Detailed Sun #8 …

… for delicate daughter’s …   For the 2014 collection of Kilsgaard Sun’s we designed the frames in one more dimension, so to speak … Since we do design in 3 dimensions, at least, and the milling machines are capable of milling in 3 dimensions, at least, we thought why not try to “carve” into…

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The PureMysticMotionCurve Collection 2014 …

… we designed for Nordlux A/S was introduced at Light + Building 2014 …   MOTION ø35 and ø50 – opalised glossy white, ready-to-assemble pendants. MYSTIC ø20 and ø35 – powder coated steel, seems to float in space. PURE – oiled walnut and powder coated steel, perfect for small spaces. CURVE – glossy ceramic. All…

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Tempting Temple …

… launched at Mido 2014 … Although we already designed the award-winning Kilsgaard alu-frames with the classic alu-temples and down the road added the Acetate temples, we managed to redesign the Acetate temple even more elegantly and further added the brand new Titanium temple design. Two very different expressions for the exact same frames ……

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Rise and Shine … Sun #9

… Get the Sun’s out of bed …   For the 2014 collection of Kilsgaard Sun’s we designed the frames in one more dimension, so to speak … Since we do design in 3 dimensions, at least, and the milling machines are capable of milling in 3 dimensions, at least, we thought why not try…

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Same procedure as …

… every year … We greet the spring – definitely one of our coolest traditions !   Some starts practicing yoga in the parks and on the beaches. Others prepare picnics with great French wine, Italian bread & Spanish chorizo, dreaming of a warmer climate. For sure the café racers, Harley’s and scramblers are roaring again…

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Kilsgaard Live …

… about the first launch back in 2007 … if we were all nervous ? … YES, BIG TIME ! … Fortunately it all went very well, and ever since Kilsgaard Eyewear has exhibited in fairs and established partners all over the world, and yes won the prestigious RedDot Design Award, the IF Design Award…

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Get In to Get Out …

… The HB100 Series of lever handles and escutcheons are simply beautiful ! The HB100 Series is lever handles, window handles and escutcheons in a clean and timeless Scandinavian design, details may be recognizable from the Barcelona Series of furniture handles we also designed for Frost.dk. The HB100 series is made from solid stainless steel,…

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ConFUSEd ?!

… don’t be, FUSE is basically a milk bucket and a couple of water pipes … … added a few holes = milk gone, turned the bucket upside down and added a bulb … design is that easy … at least that was our first thought when we designed the FUSE outdoor lamps for the…

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Sun #4 …

… to the core of beastie masculine Sun’s. We designed them in 2012 for the Kilsgaard Sun’s collection 2013.   As mentioned in “It will be Tagofied …” Torben Westergaard is the #1 “audiofy” master for our animations … this little tune is just downright beautiful and a perfect example of Torben’s work – to…

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Mi Canto Favorita …

… Please DO play with the light …   The Canto Outdoor Lamp, with interchangeable diffusers, was designed in 4 finishes. Apart from the obvious full shining light up and down, the Canto comes with 2 x 3 different diffusers, for you to decide the illumination pattern on the wall yourself. Material: cast aluminium, powdercoated…

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Sun #2 …

… is just for you !   This is the second of three Kilsgaard Sun’s we designed in 2011. Launched in the spring 2012 same time as Sun #1 and Sun #3 … and yes they sold out … same as the others. For more product information and to see all available sun’s please visit…

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Sun #1 …

… the very first Sun we designed for Kilsgaard in 2011. Knowing that prescription glasses is rarely hyped in fashion magazines, we designed the first collection of “Sun’s of Kilsgaard” in 2011. They were launched in the spring 2012 to attract even more attention to the Kilsgaard brand and the prescription glasses as such ……

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Uni Sun #3 …

… the panto “re-shape” – the unisex side of the Sun’s, of the Kilsgaard collection 2012.   This is the third Sun from the first Kilsgaard Sun’s Collection we designed in 2011. Solid aluminium front and acetate temples for max comfort and minimal weight. They launched in the spring 2012 same time as Sun #1…

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Pretty Awesome …

… The awesome Blossom wardrobe system flowered in 2010 … You don’t need to find a place for it. Just recognize the functionality and maybe fall in love with the design, materials or colors – then it will find its own purpose on walls in bathrooms, hall ways, kitchens, kids rooms, bedrooms or anywhere else.…

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Simplicity at its best …

… Bend, paint and mount it – the UNU shelf & wardrobe system is as simple at that. The fun part of this simple shelf & wardrobe system is to make the puzzle – How many shelves? Different lengths and depth? Mounted close to each other or wide a part? One color or two? Up…

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Good Cup Bad Cup …

… Tableware TABL S1 and TABL S2 porcelain series was designed for Bent Brandt A/S – the Danish professional kitchen equipment company. The sophisticated tableware series is made from Bone China, a very strong porcelain type and therefore often used in restaurants, canteens, cafées etc. Words like ‘see-through high white’, sophisticated elegant, thin, graphic expression may…

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Spectacular Spectacles …

Spectacular Spectacles … If you are as old as me you began noticing eyewear some years ago. Aarhus based Kilsgaard Eyewear makes it worth wearing glasses. Even though I don’t need glasses all the time I somehow find myself wearing them much more than needed. I chose my Kilsgaard glasses some years ago and the…

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