Note Design Studio

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The Mantelpiece Loft

21 September, 2020

We were invited to help the Gulled family develop their spacious loft apartment. They didn’t want to alter the existing elements but asked us to add an extra layer on top of the existing ones and make…

Sigill bench

25 February, 2020

a collaboration with Gunilla Allard


20 February, 2020

A collaborative installation between our studio, Bukowskis, Kvadrat, Mutina and Vibia.

Stockholm Design Week 2020

23 January, 2020

Preview and infos about our collaborations new and hold for the coming Stockholm Design Week and Stockholm Furniture Fair.


25 November, 2019

Vibia´s world of colour and materiality.

Magis at Herman Miller

25 November, 2019

Immersive Exhibition Designed by Note Design Studio Will Run Through January 2020 

Fogia collection 2019

6 November, 2019

Art Direction for the Fogia 2019 collection , photos by Staffan Sundström, styling Kråkvid & D´Orazio


13 September, 2019

Haven x Note The bathroom is a sanctuary, or should be.

Summit House

5 August, 2019

Summit House, The Office Group (TOG)’s new flexible workspace in Holborn, London, has opened following a major refurbishment led by our studio. Originally built in 1925 and located a short distance from Holborn Underground Station on Red…

Maze Carpets

11 March, 2019

We started the creative process with a three dimensional puzzle, where one can build sculptures in non-directional ways. The carpet design has no up or down, no left or right, nor any sense of direction. Just an…


11 March, 2019

High up above the rooftops, with a panoramic view over the Swedish capital, the exhibition Snowtopped took place during Stockholm Design Week 2019. Snowtopped is an installation created by Tarkett in collaboration with our studio, to showcase…

Focus Podseat

14 February, 2019

Our latest addition to the Focus family.New sitting furniture with high arched back from Note. Among the news in the Zilenzio collection for the Stockholm Furniture Fair 2019 is Focus Podseat by our studio.

Gina Tricot Concept Store

12 February, 2019

Gina Tricot is a familiar face in the Swedish fashion landscape, its affordable on trend collections of base garments being a go-to label for girls and young women across the country.

The fascination for stairs

12 February, 2019

Staircases are highly functional and aesthetic elements in architecture, but they also carry a fascinating cultural symbolism and mythological reference as gateways tonew levels, adventures and even to heaven. The new series of art prints from Note…

Persimon Lamp Series

12 February, 2019

Pop it on your table, or position it on the floor, Persimon by us really shines. Collectively we decided on two sizes to fit in with the previously launched ceiling-hung versions. One is compact, the other nice…


12 February, 2019

The series of ceramic forms designed by our studio and released last year gets a few new additions in three sizes and four new colours—each glossy. As if choosing combinations weren’t already hard enough… Use them as…

Grow Hotel

11 February, 2019

On November 19, Grow Hotel, a modern and sustainable business hotel, opened in the expansive Solna Strand area just northwest of central Stockholm. The property, owned by Humlegården, breathes new life into the area. The interior is…

First public art commision

15 October, 2018

  The new subway linking central Stockholm with the neighbouring Nacka municipality is one of the most eagerly anticipated, and biggest, investment projects in Sweden. While the project approaches its completion, Nacka Kommun (Nacka municipality) has commissioned…

Public art installation

27 September, 2018

Waiting Windows for Nacka Kommun.   The new subway linking central Stockholm with the neighbouring Nacka municipality is one of the most eagerly anticipated, and biggest, investment projects in Sweden. While the project approaches its completion, Nacka…

Prep Work

27 September, 2018

Prep Work exhibition explores the design, spatial and sensorial factors that synergise within the workplace of the future to improve morale, creativity, wellbeing and productivity. This exhibition has its roots in a study on the future workplace,…

Järn x Skeppshult

21 September, 2018

After almost two years of fine tuning we finally released the Järn collection, designed by us for the historical and fantastic Swedish brand Skeppshult. The name of this collection is Järn. A hexadecagon shaped serie for the modern way…

Arkad collection

21 September, 2018

The Arkad family is inspired by aesthetics from the world of architecture. We explored different shapes which draw upon the characteristics within architecture and tried them out in smaller scales. We found a shape that we liked…

First project in Brazil

29 August, 2018

We have completed our first project in Brazil, to be more specific in the city of Curitiba. For VH Constructora we have design the interior, public areas and outdoor areas of Edificio Aurum, a newly building with…

Kyoto Mini Architecture

20 June, 2018

We at Note refers to Kyoto for Zilenzio as an architectural microcosm, an open constellation of interior architecture. Our interior spaces are ever changing, this we know. Less permanent divides and ‘blocking off’ of functional space that…

Lagom Bath

11 June, 2018

The Korean brand Logom Bath asked us to create a collection of  bathroom cabinets and accessories for the asian market, where the bathroom ranges available are today very formal and similar to each others. They tasked us…

Mono apartments

1 June, 2018

Mono by and for Glommen & Lindberg is a housing concept situated at the centre of the designer-dense south-central Stockholm district of Södermalm. Mono stands out, in Sweden as a whole and in Södermalm, not only in…

Salone del Mobile Award

25 April, 2018

We are so proud and happy to announce that Magis and our installation for them at this year Salone del Mobile are the Winner of Salone del Mobile AWARD! An award that recognize companies whose projects, products…

Tink HQ

26 March, 2018

A first glimpse of TINK new office we designed in the end of 2017 and now almost completed. Tink is a free private finance app that helps you keep track of your money. You simply connect your…

The world’s first End-Up

22 February, 2018

Together with Agency Åkestam&Holst we have created  THE WORLD’S FIRST ‘END-UP’ – a company without a business idea” for Tele 2.  


16 February, 2018

Big things stand strong as they say. Strong and timeless in the case of grande, Note’s new table.

Upp… a serie of ceramics

16 February, 2018

Upp serie of ceramics designed by our studio is another Fogia piece that falls between genres. Like Andreas Engesvik’s Bowl before it, Upp could be a pedestal, stand, or tray but it’s also equally happy being used decoratively when…


13 February, 2018

The brief given to us at Note was to create Fogia’s first lamp collection. Persimon has a bold expression and a result of a study in materiality and grace.

The Lookout

8 February, 2018

The Lookout – an exploratory installation revealing the design potentials of flooring. For Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018, Tarkett asked us at Note to reinterpret the classical fair stand and show the design potentials of flooring, creating an…

Mist watch for Nomad (Uk)

5 February, 2018

Designed by us for Nomad watches the harmonious Mist watch has been created to blend with its wearer rather than being the sharpest point. An entity rather than an object. Crafted from stainless steel the watch features domed…

Dalian co-baking

22 January, 2018

Since last summer we have been working on a new concept based on Pastry, Design & Co Working for our client PDF group, the first store will open in Dalian (China) during Q1 / 2018.

New Øgonblick store in Chengdu

22 January, 2018

For our client Wall Group (China) , as part of the concept we created for them last year, we are now finalising the design of the Ögonblick — Nordic Moments 3rd store, in the Chinese city of Chengdu….

The Lookout for Tarkett

22 January, 2018

For Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018 we reinterpreted the classic fair stand and Designed an innovative and welcoming space for Tarkett. The studio idea is to create a place where iconic shapes built with our differents materials, in an…

First collaboration with Italian Icon Magis

22 January, 2018

We are very happy to introduce our very first collaboration with iconic italian design brand Magis. On show at the coming Stockholm Furniture Fair. The Stockholm Furniture Fair, from 06 to 10 February 2018, is once again…

Palace Restaurant

16 January, 2018

When restaurant Palace approached us, they didn’t ask for a modern and trendy interior. On the contrary, they asked for something that will withstand time and honour the history and tradition of Palace. The complexity of this…

La Bocca

15 January, 2018

In the upscale area of Östermalm in Stockholm we were asked to do the interior for a new very ambitious Italian restaurant. The food is traditional Italian with carefully selected produce and an Italian wine list that…

Wallpaper* Design Awards 2018

15 January, 2018

We are honored, humbled and very happy to have received a double win in the prestigious Wallpaper* magazine design Awards 2018. 

New chair serie for Design Within Reach

12 January, 2018

A short story about our first project for Design Within Reach (DWR) “We studied a lot of different chairs, mainly to find the most comfortable angles and measurements, learning from the masters,” Fagerström says. “We changed every…

Campfire series for Mitab

11 September, 2017

Campfire is a collection of sophisticated, surprisingly simple furniture catering for the modern nomadic work environment. Comprising six pieces,pieces – two benches, a large circular bench, a low table, a screen and an occasional table – the…

No-No Table

14 August, 2017

No-No is characterised by lightness. The elegant and slim legs provide the full support for the solid glass tabletop that beautifully reflects its surroundings. The modern materials emphasize the clean and stylish aesthetics. And the simplistic yet eye-catching design makes No-No…

POV Circle

14 August, 2017

POV Circular Candleholder is a light, smart and playful design. Beautiful on its own and stunning as graphical patterns on the wall. In the movies the Point Of View is right where the camera is aiming.

Two & Four Sideboard

5 June, 2017

Contemporary style meets traditional elegance. The Two & Four sideboard has a decadent look with a simple appearance.

Hidden tints

30 May, 2017

An office space – an apartment without either bathrooms, kitchen or storage – the former head office of a fashion brand in the center of Stockholm and a client that hoped to transform it into a home….

Weave, for Kaza Concrete

19 May, 2017

KAZA introduces another distinctly original concrete tile series to the company’s product line, this time designed by us. The ’Weave’ tile series consist of three individual styles, in two different sizes: ’Maldives’, ’Kalahari’ and a flat piece. The…

Keynote at Mindpark 2017

4 May, 2017

Last week we travelled to China for participating as a one of the key speaker at Mindpark 2017 in Shenzhen, a event curated by TOPYS and built around the themes of creativity, business and culture. The event…

Our first architecture project

9 April, 2017

Following up Dalslandsstugan as the first architecture project of Note Design Studio, the construction of Villa Esker will soon be breaking ground. This will be the first built house by the studio constructed by talented Sjöberg &…

Villa Esker

7 April, 2017

On a sensitive plot characterised by its ice age remains, Sjöberg & Thermé asked us to design an energy sufficient house suitable for the generic household. Villa Esker will be the first constructed project of Note Design Studio within…

La Isla for Sancal

4 April, 2017

An enticing destination in a sea of nothingness…….As we travel more, we continually find ourselves in transit areas – vast seas of inhospitable and unwelcoming space that Marc Augué has dubbed “non-places”.

Site visit, new interior project

31 March, 2017

Today we visited the site of one of our latest interior projects. An apartment in the center of Stockholm designed by Sanna Wåhlin and My Degerth. It is very close its completion and we are really excited to…

Musa collection for Vibia

26 March, 2017

“The very same design process provided us with much inspiration, hence its name, Musa.” Created by us at Note Design Studio, Musa is a lamp of organic qualities that attracts the eye due to its lighting function….

Palette rugs for Ogeborg

20 February, 2017

Together with Ogeborg, our studio has created a collection of four hand tufted rugs. We at Note are constantly fascinated by how exciting it is to create palettes with tones that together become dynamic.

20x Sørensen Fine Leather

17 February, 2017

For this year Stockholm Design week we collaborated with Danish Brand Sorensen Leather, trying to enhance the experience of their beautiful products. The outcome is a colour box with 20x Sørensen fine leather created by us and a…

Sulla Bocca di Tutti

15 February, 2017

The Design bar at Stockholm Furniture Fair is both a world-class restaurant and at the same time an exhibition. The aim is to highlight a Nordic designer, architect or design studio. For 2017, Stockholm Furniture & Light…

Figurine family

14 February, 2017

Our latest collection for Swedish brand Fogia is intentionally “not eye-catching” and foregoes any additional details and adornments.  

Mångata, northern lights and setting sun

14 December, 2016

Mångata, northern lights and setting sun in exhibition on Nordic Light in Stockholm Nordiska Museet – the Nordic Museum in Stockholm – one of the oldest and grandest museums of the city – asked us at Note…


12 September, 2016

Focus is a new, more intimate product within Zilenzio’s collection. “Focus” is a new, more intimate product series within Zilenzio´s collection. From our experience as designer and nomader, working from hotel & Café we often get the…

Tonella Sofa

9 August, 2016

Sancal started out manufacturing classic, French-style chairs. Four decades on, they decided to revisit their origins borrowing from the past — through Tonella.

Archetto for Fogia

16 April, 2016

Archetto is a smaller sibling to the Arch series. A wall mounted shelf that offers a generous surface for your most precious items.

Wallpaper* Handmade 2016

11 April, 2016

This year, Handmade – Wallpaper* magazine annual salute to creativity and craftsmanship – has come over thoroughly hospitable. So leave your troubles at the door and check in to Hotel Wallpaper*. The greatest minds in design and…

Koster blankets

24 February, 2016

The blanket Koster is named after a rainy island on the west coast of Sweden and the colour palette takes its tones from the moment when the rain and sun appear at the same time; when the…


24 February, 2016

Melt candle holder series offers a material-intense experience. You can really feel the weight and craftsmanship in the holder. The glass is heated to above thousand degrees Celsius and, in heated state, poured over a structured surface with…


24 February, 2016

The Mango lounge chair for Won (DK) breathes contemporary life into a classic silhouette.    

Tabula Tables

24 February, 2016

Material intensity meets simple lines in the series of tables we call Tabula.        

Designer of the Year Exhibition

18 February, 2016

Every year Residence Magazine awards the Designer of the Year prize to a designer or studio that propels the Swedish design scene forward. In 2015 this prize went to Note Design Studio. The exhibition is presented at…

Figurine chair

17 February, 2016

A harmonious character with a welcoming charm, is how We would describe Figurine if it were a person.

Arch bookshelf

16 February, 2016

Arch is one of five new products designed by us for Fogia for the 2016 Stockholm Furniture Fair. When we got the brief we had an idea of making a bookshelf as important as any other furniture in…

Designer of the year 2016 by Elle Decoration

11 February, 2016

We are proud and extremly happy to have received the Elle Decoration “Designer of the Year” Award. Here is the motivation: Note Design Studio has been named Designer of the Year for its open approach to the world…

The private home of Daniel

26 January, 2016

You wouldn’t be alone if your first thought, upon seeing pictures of Daniel Heckscher’s Stockholm apartment, was: How can I reconfigure my life in order to live in a place just like this? For us, this was followed by…

Camper shop-in-shop concept

10 December, 2015

About a year ago the renowned Spanish brand, Camper asked us to come up with a new idea for its upcoming shop-in-shop stores.

Dining Theatre ℅ MoS

10 December, 2015

Within the Dining Experience concept area, at the newly opened Mall of Scandinavia, Note was given the task to explore and design the Dining Theatre.  

Zero Collection Catalogue

10 December, 2015

Explore the new, inspirational collection catalogue we developed together with Swedish light fitting brand Zero (from concept to print). Across 150 generous pages we sought to illustrate the colourful, geometric optimism that is the signature of the…

Nebra Candleholder

10 December, 2015

In our first collaboration with the Swedish chain Indiska, a brand with over 90 stores across Scandinavia, we were challenged to create a candle holder that works as a traditional advent candlestick but also remains relevant after…

Designer of the Year 2015

8 December, 2015

We are proud and extremly happy to have received the “Designer of the Year” award by the prestigious Swedish magazine Residence with the following motivation: “The studio is a vitamin injection into the Swedish design scene, in everything…


8 December, 2015

Whatever is special to you right now at this very moment – a photograph, or a leaf picked on an autumn walk – put it on display in Shrine. With Shrine we had an idea of creating an object…

Inner City Blue

30 November, 2015

We have made our first private residence project. It is a large loft in Stockholm, in the area of Södermalm called Sofo.

Dorset Series

10 September, 2015

Another Country owes much to Dorset. The unspoiled countryside, charming villages and steep, chalky coastline of the region have been a continuous source of inspiration, so in celebration of our fifth birthday we have commissioned a group of…

Nepal Projects

3 September, 2015

Note have teamed up with Danish design brand Menu and 3 other pioneering design studios in Copenhagen and Stockholm, to head the design process of an on-going development project in Nepal. The 4 design studios – Norm…