August 2018 Nikari x KFive+Kinnarps A KFive+Kinnarps Designer Wins Young Designer of the Year 2018
Congratulations Antrei Hartikainen! Antrei is a young Finnish master cabinetmaker living in Fiskars. His work combines traditional carpentry techniques with modern designs. In 2015 he designed the Skandinavia Coat Rack for Nikari.
August 2018 KFive+Kinnarps Getting to know our CEO, Erna Walsh
Recently our fabulous (and well-traveled) CEO Erna Walsh shared her insider scoop of Stockholm's best eateries and shopping destinations, and keeping carry-on simple. Plus she shares with us her must-visit local Fitzroy restaurants.
July 2018 KFive+Kinnarps I AM WOMAN: Christina Bozsan
We welcome back I Am Woman, a interview series dedicated celebrating the achievement of our fellow business women. To kick things off, we are delighted to introduce Christina Bozsan – Founder of BOARCH in Melbourne.
July 2018 KFive+Kinnarps Joel and Lisa visit our brands in Europe
Two of our brilliant team members visited Europe to undergo their intensive Kinnarps training. Alongside their training, Joel and Lisa took the opportunity to visit some of our European brands and their factories.
July 2018 KFive+Kinnarps Biennale Architettura 2018
Our amazing VIC Sales Executive Lisa explores the Biennale Architettura 2018 and The Pavilion of the Holy See – Venice 2018
July 2018 KFive+Kinnarps Top-Picks July
Sometimes the cover is too pretty to hide away. Display your range of publications proudly with the help of our magazine holders.
May 2018 ecoBirdy New product takes home Good Design Award 2018
ecoBirdy received a prestigious Good Design Award® Winner in the Product Design category in recognition for outstanding design and innovation.
June 2018 KFive+Kinnarps DENFAIR 2018
We we're so excited to participate in Denfair for the first time! Join us to revisit the display of our beautiful collections including the Boyd Collection.
May 2018 NEW Introducing eco-Birdy and Eikund
We are excited to annouce a new alliance with two European brands, eco-Birdy from Beligum and Eikund from Norway.
May 2018 Segis INTERIOR DESIGN MAGAZINE AWARDS : SEGIS
Segis are participating in a competition with two of the new products - This is an award issued by Interior Design Magazine. Voting closes Friday!
May 2018 KFive + Kinnarps SALONE DEL MOBILE 2018 - A REVIEW
In April we made the annual pilgrimage to the Salone del Mobile in Milan, the world’s biggest design week. Read our adventures and discoveries in Italy here.
April 2018 Nikari New Catalogue for 2018
Nikari is a Finland-based wood design studio and furniture manufacturer. Established in 1967, their first years were marked by close collaboration with amsters of Finnish architecture and design, such as Alvar Aalto and Kaj Franck.
April 2018 Segis What's new
Take a look at the latest collection by Segis shown at the Salone del Mobile in Milan 2018.
April 2018 KFive+Kinnarps VIDEO : A Week With KFive
Each week is never the same here at KFive. We are excited to share with you an insight into a week in March when we hosted Decoding Design for Melbourne Design Week.
April 2018 KFive+Kinnarps NEW PROJECT : St Basils Homes, Randwick NSW
KFive were delighted to host designer Mia Cullin and Materia's Gülnaz Oldmark for our first Residency. A wonderful opportunity for our friends across the Melbourne design community to come together to share in our contribution towards design education. Read more about the event and see more images here
March 2018 Kinnarps Group How does colour affect us
Find out what the experts have to say about how Different colours can affect us in different ways.
March 2018 KFive+Kinnarps Decoding design' at Melbourne Design week
Decoding Design represents three designers, three nationalities, three cultures and three design disciplines.
February 2018 Kinnarps Group Form Magazine
The Swedish magazine FORM has made a series of articles about Sweden as a design country - about "Made in Sweden": the industry, the craft, the people and the places behind the successes.
February 2018 Nikari November stories : working with wood, a book
A Nordic perspective on cabinet making.The story of Nikari, master cabinet maker Kari Virtanen, the company craftsmen and their designers.
January 2018 Abstracta 'We create better soundscapes'
With knowledge and experience Abstracta develops products for an inspiring workplace.
Materia Autumn Launch
We are now launching five updated products.
Kinnarps 5 Tips for a better effect in your procurement
Make demands! This benefits both you and the environment. With a well formulated procurement process, your organisation contributes to a more sustainable society.
Some of our most popular chairs just got new legs, in beautiful wood. It’s a small change that makes a big difference, in an all natural way.
Kinnarps The Better Effect - Sustainability report 2017
Choosing Kinnarps starts a positive chain reaction, where pure materials, inclusive design and responsible manufacturing lead to supreme products and a happier planet.
Ire A new elegance
In Italy we talk about someone's "Sprezzatura", suggesting that some are a little off stylish and idiosyncratic in its style. That is how I feel about Como sofa. It is well-dressed, but with a twinkle in his eye.
January 2018 KFive+Kinnarps Garden Party
We love to have a party! take a look at all the fun we had.
Kinnarps The Quiet Revolution
The border between sound and noise isnt always obvious. What disturbs, stresses and tires us varies from one person to another and also depends on how we feel on a particular day. So it's all the more important not to keep quiet about how we perceive conversation, laughter and murmuring in the workplace.
KFive Women in Business
A space to learn from and be inspired by the women who are currently transforming the contemporary business environment. We hope that by recognising the achievements of these current female leaders we can empower those of the future.
Skandiform, Materia & NC Karim Rashid
The three Swedish furniture brands Materia, NC and Skandiform initiated a collaboration with the American designer Karim Rashid in 2016. The cooperation has now resulted in three unique furniture items that successfully mix Karim Rashid's colourful design with the brands’ core values.
Materia A stool for the environmentally conscious
Patch is a unique stool manufactured out of the leftover fabrics from our own production line.
Nikari A Finnish Sleepover
The project feels quite special, since it starts our 50th anniversary year 2017. It combines many things meaningful and dear to us: local manufacturing and wood material as well as collaboration with skilful artists, craftsmen and designers of different fields.
Kinnarps IF awards
Kinnarps Freedom of Choice
Products and solutions with good ergonomics contribute to an inspiring and healthy workplace. It strengthens the company brand and makes it easier to attract and retain new talents.
Kinnarps The sustainable effect of good ergonomics
Thought-through ergonomic solutions make you feel good and enable you to do a better job.
Abstracta 5000 Airflakes
The Bella Centre exhibition and conference centre in Copenhagen has chosen Abstracta’s decorative Airflake panels as sound-absorber within its premises. Nearly 5,000 Airflakes now adorn the walls of the centre and create a beautiful, calm and harmonic pattern – at the same time as fulfilling an important acoustic role.
Inno Introducing the Ono chair
Ono is a light wooden chair with welcoming design language rooting strongly to the Scandinavian design tradition giving the chair a touch of history.
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