Posts tagged "Germany"
Knallbraun

Knallbraun

When visiting the Handmade Circus, a Design Market in Aachen, Germany last year, I discovered this brand called Knallbraun. This year I stumbled upon them again on a design market in Maastricht, the Netherlands, and couldn’t resist their colourful and pretty weird prints. If you are in need of a unicorn or a slightly akward...
Dua Collection

Dua Collection

The design agency Dua, based in Cologne, realizes the ideas from several designers. One of the products you can buy there is the lamp „like paper“, created by Miriam Aust and Sebastian Amelung. The first impression of the lamp gives you the feeling that it must consist out of paper, because of their shape and...
Ernst Kaffeerösterei

Ernst Kaffeerösterei

If you are visiting Cologne and you want to have an excellent coffee, you should visit the roasting house Kaffeerösterei Ernst in the south of Cologne. You can find there a wonderful and cozy coffee bar. The offer is indeed manageable: Espresso (with milk) and filter coffee. But more important is, how careful and accurate...
Jana Walczyk

Jana Walczyk

Jana Walczyk is a German based illustrator and designer. She has a Bachelor of Arts from the Hochschule Münster und at the moment she studies in the Master programm of Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg. Jana finds her themes and inspiration for her work in her art education experiences. Her Bachelor thesis is named “Kennst...
Hello Imke

Hello Imke

Hello Imke! Meet Imke Höfker, a communication and product designer working mostly in the fields of graphic design and photography. After living in different cities in Germany, Australia and Portugal, she currently lives in Cologne. Traveling and exploring new places is one of her favourite hobbies, at the moment mostly around Europe in her 20...
Public Coffee Roasters

Public Coffee Roasters

Public Coffee Roasters is one of my favourite coffee places in Hamburg. In the morning we went for a walk and ended up at this welcoming and well designed place. To learn more about the philosophy of Public Coffee Roasters I spoke with Argin, one of the owners. Argins background is in economics but he...
Jessica Backhaus

Jessica Backhaus

On Pinterest I stumbled across the work of Jessica Backhaus. Jessica is a photographer born in Cuxhaven, Germany. She studied visual communication and photography in Paris, worked in New York to assisted photographers and developed her own style. In 2008 she published two books, ‘What Still Remains’, a photo series of 65 works and ‘One...
Things Like Diamonds

Things Like Diamonds

Things Like Diamonds is a beautiful brand from two girls from a small town in South Germany, Erlangen. They make hand made jewellery, handprinted and reworked clothing and some tiny art pieces. All is made with love. The girls work in a total different field, one is a scientific assistent of media studies and the...
Gompf + Kehrer

Gompf + Kehrer

When I saw this beautiful porcelain bowl I really wanted to know who designed it. After some research I found out it’s one of the many beautiful products by Gompf + Kehrer. Not only the porcelain is amazing, but I love their DIN desk and Kick Push bin. German designers Verena Stella Gompf and Cordula...