HÅNDVÆRK Bookazine – Number 08: Fashion
Craft, craftmanship, makersmovement, artsandcrafts by Rigetta Klint
HÅNDVÆRK takes you behind the scene of crafts, artisanal production, architecture and design in respectful and in-depth interviews accompanied by beautiful photographs and complemented by top-quality printing and paper.
This issue of HÅNDVÆRK takes you on a fashion-themed tour of Denmark with a brief stop in Sweden.
We start out with a visit at the RHANDERS glove factory.On the way from Randers to Copenhagen, you will meet SØREN NIKOLAJ SKYT, who runs the knitwear company S. N. S. HERNING, founded by his grandfather in 1919, and you will join me for a chat with the next generation of designers at DESIGN SCHOOL KOLDING.
In the southern part of the island of Funen, you will meet weaver and textile designer STINE SKYTTE, and in the island’s main city, Odense, we talk fashion history at the museum TIDENS SAMLING.
In Copenhagen, we have a chat with designer JAN MACHENHAUER and cap-maker WILGART, among others, and visit designer and shoe manufacturer EVA BARTELS. Shoes are also the topic of my talk with ALAIN LEBER, the former head designer for Louis Vuitton and Burberry, who recently launched his own shoe brand, MONSIEUR L.
Our tour ends in Scania in southern Sweden, where you will meet KARL BERGLUND, who traded in a career in fashion for life as a saffron farmer.
Topics: crafts and design
Contents: interviews, feature articles, inspiration
Published twice a year
Size: 215 x 280 mm (softback) 160 pages
Paper: 130 g
HÅNDVÆRK bookazine is an independent publication with an associated digital platform.
HÅNDVÆRK believes that the nearest shortcut to a sustainable and durable practice goes through knowledge of and respect for materials and craftsmanship.
HÅNDVÆRK bookazine promotes the living, changing practice of arts and crafts.
HÅNDVÆRK is about food, fashion and interiors – but most of all, it is about people.