Press Releases • Sep 21, 2018 13:42 GMT
This year marks 85 years since one of Sweden’s most renowned designers came and enriched his new homeland with colourful prints and timeless interiors. To commemorate this, Svenskt Tenn has created an exhibition presenting a mix of newly produced and classic designs, as well as objects from the archives – all created by Josef Frank.
Press Releases • Aug 14, 2018 08:54 GMT
The Historical and Contemporary Design exhibition opens today with both new product releases and new products being shown for the first time. Among other things, Michael Anastassiades has designed three new lamps for Svenskt Tenn, produced by FLOS.
Press Releases • Apr 10, 2018 08:00 GMT
Svenskt Tenn has reviewed its range of products from a sustainability point of view, investigating the environmental impact of manufacturing processes and materials. The results are presented in a booklet, Svenskt Tenn’s Sustainability Philosophy, which is available in the Stockholm store as well as online.
Press Releases • Mar 22, 2018 10:00 GMT
Fashion designer Lars Nilsson has experience from leading fashion houses including Nina Ricci, Christian Dior, Bill Blass, Ralph Lauren, Christian Lacroix and Balmain. He has also created his own men’s fashion line, Mr Nils. Active in Paris, London and New York since 1985, Nilsson is now venturing into interior design with his first interior textile collection, created for Svenskt Tenn in Sweden.
Press Releases • Feb 05, 2018 09:00 GMT
A new world of prints with influences from Asia, Europe and North America is taking shape as Svenskt Tenn has invited international design students to create contemporary interpretations of classic Josef Frank prints. Three of resulting designs are now added to Svenskt Tenn's regular range of fabrics and textile interior products.
Press Releases • Nov 15, 2017 09:45 GMT
The annual Christmas market now opens at Svenskt Tenn, brimming with desirable gifts and timely ornaments for the upcoming holidays. Among the featured items for this season, nearly a century of Scandinavian design is represented – from an all-new pewter box by Norwegian designer Marianne Andersen to Nils Fougstedt’s pewter casket, a vintage creation dated 1927.
Press Releases • Oct 31, 2017 08:50 GMT
This autumn, Svenskt Tenn will open a furnishings studio to provide even better customer service and shorter delivery times. The atelier is staffed by three skilled craftsmen, all of whom have recently fled to Sweden.
Press Releases • Sep 26, 2017 09:00 GMT
Autumn gloom has found its way into the Svenskt Tenn store in Stockholm, where the new exhibition features dark interiors throughout. Patterned black textiles and dark furniture by Josef Frank are displayed together with the season’s premier addition to the range: the Dagg vase by Carina Seth Andersson, in solid black colour.
Press Releases • Aug 31, 2017 08:33 GMT
Inspiration may come from many different sources. Svenskt Tenn has found it in its own range, resulting in six new wallpapers in various colours. They are intended to complement the other patterns and furniture designs by Svenskt Tenn. For a perfect match, the tones selected for the new wallpapers are adapted from other parts of the range.
Press Releases • Aug 22, 2017 09:23 GMT
When Svenskt Tenn’s Interior Design Studio takes on a new assignment, there are often some existing furniture or interior details which should be preserved. Coupled with the needs and personality of each client, such legacy becomes the foundation for an interior that is like no other. Now Svenskt Tenn showcases four interior styles, using six selected pieces of furniture in different versions.
Press Releases • Jun 09, 2017 08:30 GMT
In connection with this year’s Summer exhibition, entitled “Bord Duka Dig” (Table Be Set), Svenskt Tenn presents three additions to its wallpaper range: Josef Frank’s “Stjärnmattan” – “Star Canvas” – print together with the classic “Eldblomman” and “Elefanter” prints which come in new colors.
Press Releases • May 18, 2017 08:28 GMT
Svenskt Tenn has assigned the designer duo Nina Jobs and Stina Sandwall to create a set of pewter objects which make for suitable gifts, ideal for the upcoming spring and summer events. The resulting ”Silhuett” series includes a jug, a candle holder and a box, made of pewter with brass details.
Press Releases • May 18, 2017 08:09 GMT
On May 30, Svenskt Tenn’s Tea Room opens its outdoor seating at Strandvägen in Stockholm. An addition for this season is that guests can enjoy a glass of wine or Champagne, along with the city view over Nybroviken bay.
Press Releases • Apr 04, 2017 07:36 GMT
The classic textile print Baranquilla by Josef Frank is now reintroduced by Svenskt Tenn. It was designed in 1943-1945 and most recently produced in the 1980s. The textile is displayed in a new interior exhibition created by Austrian architect Claudia Cavallar, who is also an authority on the works of Josef Frank.
Press Releases • Feb 09, 2017 10:04 GMT
Art book publishers Thames & Hudson now introduces Swedish Modern, an exclusive colouring book intended for adult design enthusiasts. The book contains images, sketches and texts documenting Josef Frank’s designs and Estrid Ericson’s interiors. It is now available at Svenskt Tenn and set for February 17 release at international bookstores and museum outlets.
Press Releases • Feb 06, 2017 09:28 GMT
Svenskt Tenn now introduces two new lighting items designed by Harri Koskinen. A floor lamp and a table lamp, where shades resemble Monstera foliage, are now added to the range. These designs are debuted in the Shadow Play exhibition, displayed with other Svenskt Tenn items and Koskinen-designed furniture upholstered with classic Josef Frank textiles.
Press Releases • Nov 17, 2016 09:00 GMT
The annual, abounding Christmas market is now open at Svenskt Tenn. Scents of carnation and cinnamon flow from the Tea Room, and on the tables in the store gallery, a collection of Christmas ornaments for the new season designed by Carina Seth Andersson and Jakob Solgren, is showcased together with Christmas gifts by Eric Ericson, Josef Frank and Eva Schildt.
Press Releases • Oct 28, 2016 09:03 GMT
Svenskt Tenn now adds in-store pickup as an option for online customers. They will be served by the new Concierge desk – or may just stop by in the street and have items brought to their cars. To enable this new service, the Svenskt Tenn store has been rearranged, which also has enabled the Interior Design Studio to move into an expanded space making its services more easily available.
Press Releases • Sep 15, 2016 08:00 GMT
At the exhibition ”Local Design” now opening, Svenskt Tenn introduces five new products handcrafted in shops across Sweden. The new items are a mix of classic and contemporary designs, including a revolving bookcase by Folkform, a vase designed by Tim Karlsson, a cake stand by Benjamin Curtis, a carpet by Jakob Solgren, and the 2238 Chair by Josef Frank – revived from the Svenskt Tenn archive.
Press Releases • Sep 06, 2016 12:30 GMT
Five years ago, the Svenskt Tenn store at Strandvägen in Stockholm underwent a major renovation, and now the online store has made a corresponding journey. The intention is to offer customers from all over the world an experience that mirrors the physical store, when they visit the updated svenskttenn.se.