woensdag 31 augustus 2011

cuddly knitted seal pelts

seal pelt remixed by Henrik Vibskov


It's summer in Holland, but this summer feels more like autumn or winter. So today, I have chosen to blog about Vík Prjónsdóttir.

baby seal



Vík Prjónsdóttir is an Islandic designers collective. They create cuddly knitted seal pelts, blankets and other awesome knitwear made of 100% Icelandic wool. 


knitted seal pelt





Vík Prjónsdóttir was created 2005 by the designers Brynhildur Pálsdóttir, Egill Kalevi Karlsson, Guðfinna Mjöll Magnúsdóttir, Hrafnkell Birgisson, Þuríður Rós Sigurþórsdóttir and the knitting factory Víkurprjón. Vík Prjónsdóttir is inspired by myths and stories, from the past as well from the present. Vik Prjonsdottir is fascinated by nature as well as urban life, believes in the beyond and respects the hidden world. Vík Prjónsdóttir has passion for local cultures, materials and production.






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