Once the Swedes have said their final “Hej då” to the holiday season and are slowly coming out of the darkness, Formex opens it’s doors with all the latest design and home trends for Spring and Summer 2015.
- by YLC Stockholm
- 26 Mar 2014
NYC Designer Anton Hörnfeldt is 22, moving fast, and not afraid to break the mold. YLC catches up to ask him about fashion and being Swedish in the Big Apple.
- by Judi Lembke
- 4 Feb 2014
Attracting the international fashion community and buyers from across the globe, Fashion Week puts Swedish designers front and center. In Northern Europe Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week has become one of the most important fashion weeks, with more than thirty Swedish designers showing twice a year. The main venues are held at the Berns in central Stockholm […]
- by Rebecca Martin
- 24 Jan 2014
Giant horses, striking colours and the Prime Minister in a dress! Friday saw the unveiling of the Spring Salon at Liljevalchs Art Gallery. YLC braved the cold to attend! It was a cold and crisp winter morning in Stockholm when the press gathered at the Liljevalchs gallery to sneak a first peek at this year’s exhibition. […]
- by Victoria Hussey
- 19 Dec 2013
Swedish skies are bright with up-and-coming fashion stars. YLC spoke to Lina Michal, one of the country’s future fashion trailblazers, about her rocketing career. Stockholm’s elite design college graduates have increasingly been scooping up awards as well as prized post-graduate places at prestigious international fashion colleges. Lina Michal, a Beckman’s School of Design graduate, recently claimed […]
- by Rebecca Martin
- 4 Apr 2013
With interest in Scandi design rising internationally, YLC’s Emma Ladlow catches up with Swedish interior design stylist and blogger Emma Fexeus, the author of a new book on Scandinavian style, published in March. Although Scandinavian design has long been known for being minimal, simple and functional it was perhaps Sweden’s interior and furniture design that […]