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Mobility
”More and more people don’t really want a car, they just need to use one”
Design / Technology
Blueair uses unique technology to create next-level air purifiers
OUR READING LIST
Kelp products, gender-neutral clothing, and fashion’s love affair with gaming
Fashion
H&M shares Life Cycle Assessment data in new Lee collab
Fashion
Airinum and Bally launch face mask to preserve alpine environments
Design / Technology
Bolon launches game-changing VR collection
TECH / CES 2021
10 extraordinary tech innovations from CES
Mobility
Fully-electric cars are now in majority of Norway’s car sales
ART / AR
Acute Art evades lockdown restrictions by taking its art to your home
Fashion
How Helly Hansen’s technology innovation disrupts the market
Technology
Wavepiston uses patented concept to harvest the energy in waves
ARCHITECTURE
This Norwegian mountain cabin is local pinewood through-and-through
MOBILITY / CUISINE
CAKE and Dometic join forces in fully electric food delivery solution
Design
All Matters / Studio’s new rugs offer endless flexibility
FASHION / GAMING
Gucci and The North Face collaboration debuts on Pokemon GO
Beauty
OM-SE launches plant-based luxury skincare
Design
Interior design agency Fyra explores the new era of office environments
Design
How Zieta Studio created ”the world’s lightest chair”
Lifestyle
Our 10 favourite fashion, beauty, and design news in 2020
Mobility
Volkswagen Group Components presents mobile vehicle charging robot
TECHNOLOGY
Our 10 favourite tech news in 2020
Beauty tech
Why FOREO’s latest beauty device activates all 69 muscles in the face
Fashion
Björn Borg uses recycled coffee waste for new Christmas Collection
Technology
Using VR, Finnair and ZOAN take families to Rovaniemi to meet Santa Claus
Mobility / Technology
STILRIDE’s electric scooter is made using unique origami technology
Design
Majamaja brings off-grid designer cabins to Helsinki’s archipelago
Design
How Offecct’s new launch responds to the market’s needs for flexible furniture
Mobility
Volvo Group joins Daimler and Shell for mass-market roll-out of hydrogen trucks
Art / Technology
Samsung harnesses the power of technology to shine a light on lost artworks
Design
Straight Design Studio celebrates skilled craftsmen in new Artefacts line
Craftsmanship
Lokal Helsinki’s Christmas shop highlights the best from Finnish artisans
Beauty
New face mask synergistically exfoliate and hydrate the skin in one step
Design
”To get people to choose to work from an office, companies have to step up”
Accessories
Henbane seeds inspires Martin Bergström’s futuristic jewelry for Skultuna
Beauty
Science-based Beauté Pacifique uses Nordic superfruits for innovative serum
Design
Form Us With Love’s new exhibition showcases how to design real change
SUSTAINABILITY
Norwegian company Equinor invest $8bn in World’s largest offshore wind farm
FOOD / BRIEFING
5 leading sustainable restaurants in Scandinavia
Retail
The world’s first green department store opens today
MOBILITY
Loeva’s new paddleboard is transparent and equipped with LED lights
Technology
The first machine to separate and recycle cotton and polyester blends at scale
Gaming / Mobility
Polestar showcases futuristic vehicles in Balenciaga’s new video game
ART
Pontus Djanaieff exhibits colourful ”modern cave paintings”
CIRCULARITY
H&M deepens circular partnerships with online startups Sellpy and Repamera
SCENT
Travis Scott and Byredo launch spacey scent collab
BEAUTY
11 innovative beauty forerunners
Retail
All Blues’ first brand store is a monumental space for jewellery
Design
Built-in features allow cabinet to be transformed into ergonomic work table
FASHION / SUSTAINABILITY
Patagonia’s thoughtful anti-Black Friday campaign goes viral
HEALTH
Shewy’s gum can replace your daily dose of coffee — and sunlight