17 SEP 2018
Introducing Warm Nordic – Classic and Contemporary Scandinavian Design
Warm Nordic first came to our attention as a contemporary Scandinavian design-house that does things a little differently.
While the modern Scandinavian interior is known for its focus on minimalism and functionality, Warm Nordic injects a layer of vitality into this much-loved aesthetic. Shop the Warm Nordic Range
True to its name, Warm Nordic introduces a sense of warmth and energy to the stripped back designs we have become so accustomed to in modern Scandinavian design. While the brand maintains the sculptural forms celebrated in Nordic modernism; it is the muted colours applied to these forms which really makes the Warm Nordic designs pop.
Image above: 'Fried Egg' Chair by Hans Olsen (1956), 'Lightsome' Floor Lamp by Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1959) and 'Secant' Side Table by Sara Wright Polmar (2017)
Comprised of both Classic and Contemporary Collections, Warm Nordic fuses iconic 20th Century Scandinavian designs such as the highly memorable ‘Fried Egg’ chair by mid-century designer Hans Olsen (now being produced under license by Warm Nordic), with leading contemporary designers. The result is an exciting and eclectic mix, where the inspiration behind contemporary innovative designs can be traced back through a rich, historic legacy of Scandinavian modernism.
It was in fact the ‘Fried Egg’ Chair which sparked an initial intrigue in Warm Nordic for our director Dan Eagle – "When I saw that it was being produced under license by Danish design house ‘Warm Nordic’ I was interested to see what else they were offering." What he found was an impressive range of furniture, lamps and design objects that embrace Nordic beauty, understanding of materials and traditional craftsmanship.
'The Orange' Chair by Hans Olsen (1955), 'From Above' Side Table by Morten & Jonas (2017), 'Ambience' by Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1954)
From the embracing 'Haven' sofas designed by Charlotte Honcke to luxurious 'Daisy' stools by Sabine Stougaard, Warm Nordic has captured the essence of Scandinavian warmth when it comes to gatherings at home. Whether that be sitting around a fire or sharing a meal with family and friends, Warm Nordic celebrates this relaxed approach to living and provides endless possibilities of personalising their designs to fit the modern lifestyle.
'Cape' 3 Seater Sofa by Charlotte Høncke (2017), 'Dainty' Pouf by Charlotte Høncke (2017), 'Haven' Pouf by Charlotte Høncke (2017), 'Gesture' Chair, 'Compose' Side Table by Charlotte Høncke (2017), 'From Above' Side Table by Morten & Jonas (2017), 'Silhouette' Floor Lamp by Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1956)
We are delighted to present Warm Nordic and carry on the Scandinavian spirit not only through timeless designs, but through the welcoming principles of warmth and informality they were founded on.
'Haven' Chair by Charlotte Høncke (2017), 'Dainty' Pouf by Charlotte Høncke (2017), 'Secant' Coffee Table by Sara Wright Polmar (2017)
'Runa' Desk by Isabel Ahm (2017), 'Noble' Chair by Arne Hovmand-Olsen (1959), 'Balloon' Chair by Hans Olsen (1955), 'Ambience' Table Lamp by Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1954), 'From Above' Side Table by Morten & Jonas (2017), 'Lightsome' Floor Lamp by Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1959)
'Masquerade' Mirror by Sebastian Alberdi (2017), Secant' Coffee Table by Sara Wright Polmar (2017), 'Bloom' Table Lamp by Svend Aage Holm-Sørensen (1950)
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