Craftsmen of Copenhagen

Meet our Local Heroes

Below you can get further acquainted with our fine members. Go explore on how they got started, experience the passion behind the products and learn more about what craftsmanship should been all about. You can also find both contact information, resent articles and links to the product portfolio. You can also check out our map – here.

Hvalsøe

Hvalsøe was founded in February 2017, and is a small company with a feel for design and a focus on quality. The drive behind Hvalsøe is a desire to challenge traditional design of everyday products, through handpicked quality materials. The design is minimalistic,...

Mirins Copenhagen

Mirins Copenhagen offers natural bath and body care products. Each item is handcrafted, to ensure the highest quality. The products are developed based on Herbalism and Aromatherapy. Only natural ingredients are used, free of preservatives, free of synthetic additives...

Tiny Gardens

Flavour Tiny Gardens is all about taste. Do as the trendiest chefs: Use healthy and beautiful micro-vegetables in your food. It is easy to get exactly the flavors you want. Try for example cultivating radise-, mustard or Mizuna micro green. Ecology Tiny Gardens...

Sivellink

Copenhagen images - posters and prints. Designed and printed in Østerbro. Emma Sivell aka Sivellink has a huge Copenhagen crush. The illustrations she has developed into prints are from her online sketchbook "An Icon a Day". Images of Copenhagen architecture, iconic...

Incita Bicycle Division

Incita is a social-economic enterprise which employs and educates people on the fringes of the labor market. This is done either through employment or development programs to bring people closer to the normal labour market. We have produced and maintained bikes for...

Kilden i Valby

Kilden is a consortium of people who have had a brain injury in adulthood. Kilden i Valby has existed since 2005, and has since then evolved from a traditional day care, job offer to a work place whick manufactures local high quality products. We work with beekeeping,...

Claydies

Claydies is a collaboration between us: Karen Kjældgård-Larsen and Tine Broksø. We work with ceramics, arts and crafts and design, and often we let the different fields interact. We are situated in Copenhagen NV. We make products based on our wishes and ideals. Our...

Lone Løvschal

I’m a silversmith and designer working with a wide range of products; mainly jewellery, silverware and cutlery. My work takes its starting point in the way we intend to use the objects in our daily life. By using organic and fluid forms, curved elegant lines and a...

Elsass Jewelry

Pernille Elsass says: My ambition with Elsass Jewelry is to create exclusive designs for modern women and men. As a goldsmith am I doing all the work by hand and using craft a strong tradition of building quality jewelry which combines classic elegance with...

Blindes Arbejde

BA Handmade has since 1929 specialized in making brushes and brooms covered with hair, plant fibers and other materials to achieve optimum performance and durability. We have a large loyal clientele in our stores and in our webshop , and especially to our brushes and...

TRAUM

The one-woman company TRAUM - designs and produces unique bags and containers in unusual shapes, colors and materials. A TRAUM bag or container is often unconventional either by the choice of method, the design, the material or the purpose. For instance the SKOK: A...

Butchers & Bicycles

Named for its location in Copenhagen's meat-packing district, Butchers & Bicycles is headed up by entrepreneurs Morten Wagener, Morten Mogensen and Jakob Munk. In their stylish showroom and assembly shop, the three design-engineers hand build uncompromising cargo...

FUNDI

Fundi Carpentery was established in 2012 by carpenter Jacob Winther. Why did you choose to start Fundi furniture? Maybe I'm a little old-fashioned. I like working with my hands and my creativity. To follow my products from concept to completion. I do not compromise on...

Chokolade Hex

Simple, honest and tasty! Would you like to discover that your feet leave the ground, just a moment? When you taste the chocolate from Chocolate-Hex, you have the chance of that happening! Now it's "only" a piece of chocolate ... My name is Tina Møller. My company,...

Hamide

Hamide Prags Boulevard 43, 2300 København S

Trepka Living

Trepka Living is a unique studio workshop with handmade, silkscreen print design and a textile workshop.  Trepka Living is situated close to the lakes at Østerbro. Trepka Living is a new label, established by skilled textile designer Ms. Malene Zapffe, summer 2013....

Arkitekturministeriet

We strive to create beautifully, functionally and in a different way than the ordinary. Abstract and conceptual thinking create ideas for customization.. Mission To enrich and in some way change the world and the cities to become more sufficient and worthwhile...

Corey’s Wheatgrass

Organic wheat grass Since 2008, Corey's Wheatgrass has set a high standard for wheat grass production in Scandinavia, and delivered live, fresh wheat grass for our customers everywhere in Denmark, both for home and business customers. Joe & the juice, Sticks & Sushi...

Plain Craft

by Søren Ulrich: Plain Crafts is my take on clean and simple furniture design, drawing inspiration from the Scandinavian and Japanese woodworking tradition. With Plain Crafts, I’ve designed a line of furniture with a focus on clean lines and detailed finish. Hand...

SIGAR Hats & Caps

Sigarhats is a small company, making headwear for locals and foreigners in Copenhagen North West. We proudly produce all of our headwear in a small basement, using the finest fabrics, making the most supreme hats & caps. As a starting point all of our caps are unique...

HandcraftedCPH

HandcraftedCph is local, handmade jewellery, thought as a playful mix of graphic design, traditional craftsmanship and tendencies from the streets of Copenhagen. The brand is focused around simple, raw and well-thought designs – in sterling silver and gold. Earrings,...

Tine Lindhard

Tine Lindhard Vejsnæs is a Danish goldsmith. Lives and works in Copenhagen, Denmark. Jewelry has always been a big part of my life. At an early age, I was introduced to this fascinating world were small things give great pleasure. In 2004, I started my four years...

Made in vain

Madeinvain is an indie product and company that founded by two  friends with an idea to make a versetile personal light. The light is designed, engineered and assembled in Denmark, Copenhagen. The product is personally founded and has been made out of love for the...

Nord by Thomsen

Miss Nordby Thomsen says: 'When working with jewellery I use a range of materials; leather, wood, plastic, lace, gems, gold, silver and diamonds. The properties of each material play an important part in the design process. All my pieces are designed and handmade here...

ARTTILES

ARTTILES - the art of storytelling! ARTTILES is an art and design company based in Copenhagen and started by Ms. Anette Nørmark and Ms. Trine Galschiøt. ARTTILES' story is rooted in our deep fascination with old patterns, Mediterranean facades, snapshots, quirky...

Designritter

Background You will find the showroom and workshop of Designritter.com on Prinsesse Charlottes Gade in Nørrebro, Copenhagen. Designritter.com is owned by furniture designer and interior architect David Ritter. David is from South Germany (Tübingen), but he moved to...

Virkvärftet

Virkvärftet is a small creative design company with our own paper, idea and wood workshop in the Vesterbro district of Copenhagen. We design tight and graphic accessories for you and your home and cut it out on our laser cutter using materials like birch plywood,...

Leather Projects

Leather Projects is founded from a passion. A passion for history, great craftsmanship and premium materials. The whole project started off with a search for the perfect wallet. The founder of Leather Projects, Mr. Jeppe Dencker, was in need of a new wallet - and was...

Isangs

At Isangs, you don’t have to look for the “fair trade” or “green” versions of our products, because all the things we make live up to the same standards. That's because for us, a real commitment is about taking a clear stand, not just about highlighting a few...

Mads Heindorf Jewellery

Mads Heindorff is a young, talented goldsmith with a keen eye on high-end jewellery. Having always had strong fascination for precious stones and metals, Mr. Heindorf started off his career as a goldsmith at a way early age. With a strong will to learn and an obvious...

Nygårds Maria Bengtsson

Nygårds Maria Bengtsson is a graphic designer and illustrator, who creates botanically inspired illustrations printed on posters, postcards etc. Maria Bengtsson graduated from Konstfack (University of Art, Craft and Design in Stockholm), and had additional education...

Signe Schjøth

The well-known ceramics producer Ms. Signe Schjøth is located in the workshop Designer ZOO on Vesterbrogade in the centre of Copenhagen, where she produces her serie of ceramics – SIGNE SCHJØTH Interior. All products are developed and designed with an understated...

Flavio Deslandes/Bambucicletas

When Flavio Deslandes - the Brazilian designer behind the Danish design company of the same name - moved to Copenhagen, Denmark in year 2000 he experienced a whole new world of bicycles and biking culture. Ever since, Flavio has been working for several companies in...

Kortkartellet

Kortkartellet is a newly founded company, which produces astonishing and modern interpretations of classic city maps. Kortkartellet is founded by the talented designer Christina Holm Nielsen. With plenty of experience as both a buyer and a designer, business and...

I.W. Hvidberg

Through many generations, I.W Hvidberg has been delivering the finest quality of fabrics to tailors and theaters. For the last couple of years, I.W Hvidberg has also been delivering fine fabrics to well-known designers and celebrities, helping them creating just the...

Monamore Design

Monamore Design is characterized by its New Nordic Design - sculptural design objects for a modern Nordic lifestyle. Monamore consists of product designer Lise Damsager Hansen and business partner Helge Hundahl. The company is based in the East of Copenhagen where...

Emquies-Holstein

From their charming goldsmith studio in the heart of Copenhagen designers Diana Holstein and Hanan Emquies make personal handcrafted jewellery with a modern twist and a keen eye on tradition. The creative duo is driven by a passion for individual storytelling, unique...

Thorseng Lærche’s modesalon

Exclusive dresses with focus on craftmandship, quality, and fashion Thorseng Lærche’s Modesalon is placed at Kongens Have, downtown Copenhagen,  where you will find a very elegant ”dressing room”. Here all the designs come to life and Ms. Lærche’s haute couture models...

Griffen Shop

Griffen Shop – A Holy Trinity In the very heart of Copenhagen’s vibrant city area, Nørrebro, you’ll find a small interior design shop called Griffen Shop. Griffen Shop is based on a unique concept, where the shop is an extension of Griffen Studios and Griffen...

Eentileen

1:1 was founded in 2005 as an alternative to the conventional studio The name 1:1 stems from the vision of a new architectural form, where the digital world and analog building tradition meet - without borders between architect who designs and the workmen who builds....

WoodCouture

WoodCouture, handmade architecture WoodCouture keeps exploring the boarders between architecture and craft with custom made skis and furniture. Architects Petter Brandberg and Sigurd Elling are driven by a passion for quality and the unique. In their Copenhagen...

SeeYouLater

SeeYouLater develops and manufactures products in Copenhagen. We have done so for the past 5 years. Both of us are architects sharing a common office and showroom: Ms. Sille Avlund, industrial designer and Ms. Charlotte Søeborg Ohlsen, graphic designer. SeeYouLater...

CoDeletaille

Description coming soon CoDeletaillePilestræde 37DK - 1112 Copenhagen KTel: +45 3332 3342

Accent Design

Accent Design is founded by designer Claire Requa. Ms. Claire Requa's signature in decor products is: FUNKTIONAL - fun, funky, and functional. She create products that bring a smile and decorate. Ms. Requa likes the contradictions in materials and concepts, and like...

Jonas Herman P

Modern Furniture from Copenhagen Jonas Herman Pedersen is a Danish furniture designer based in Copenhagen. He graduated as an architect from Aarhus School of Architecture in 2010, and has a big passion for crafting items that serves it’s purpose within the four walls...

ByBi

At ByBi, we bring millions of honeybees to the city. The bees live on the roof tops of iconic buildings and businesses, where they are looked after by long term unemployed, formerly homeless and refugees. We also work with schools and local communities to bring bees...

SchönWerk

SchönWerk is a 5-year old garage shop run by designer Ms Anne-Mette Sørensen and goldsmith Ms Diana Røboe Nielsen. We manufacture unique jewellery, handmade bags and accessories. Our design is in a tight Nordic style. We strongly emphasise the simple idea, and that...

Monomade

Monomade is a Copenhagen-based design company that designs beautiful home accessories and interior design for the contemporary home. Monomade combines very simple yet elegant design with a contemporary approach. The result is simple geometric shapes crafted in...

Bookbinder Klara K

Young bookbinder is taking the stage and winning the crowd in Copenhagen. Even young at age bookbinder Klara K has 10 years of experience in a nearly forgotten industry. Klara is here to take over the heritage from an old trade full of traditions and solid...

Samarkand

Jane Eberlein has designed and manufactured her own exotic fur hats and accessories since 1978. As an educated textile conservator in oriental embroidery and carpets, she has a rich background and knowledge of Oriental cultures, which she knows how to bring to her...

Tom Rossau

Self-taught Danish designer Tom Rossau, started his current career in the 90’s. He started to design and sew leather clothes and eventually opened a shop in Copenhagen, in 1997. Tom has since 2004 worked mainly with natural wood veneers. At first these lights were...

Nyhavns Glaspusteri

Despite his English-sounding name, Christian Edwards is born and raised in Copenhagen. A hint of artistic talent has always existed in the family, but Christian did not begin to pursue his interest until the mid 90s. What first started out as a retail shop for various...

Ragnar R. Jørgensen

Ragnar R. Jørgensen is today one of Denmark's most renowned jewelry designers with a unique experience in the design and manufacture of jewelry, hollowware and accessories as well as other arts. All jewelry is designed by Ragnar R. Jørgensen and all production takes...

Toril Bækmark Illustration

Toril Bækmark is Copenhagen-based illustrator. Toril graduated from the Danish School of Art and Design in 1996, where she specialized in illustration and poster design. During her education Toril had the opportunity to study abroad, and travelled to Poland where she...

Cold & Heggem

Cold & Heggem – Danish design 2012 At Cold & Heggem we design glasses in wood and genuine horn. Materials superior in lightness and character to steel and plastic; the standard materials used in industrial design. We customize, shape and craft the frame to suit your...

For Holding Up The Trousers

For Holding Up The Trousers offers belts and suspenders handmade with quality materials. The inspiration comes mainly from old pictures and movies that showcase the late 19th century Americana. Rough craftsmanship is emphasized in order to deliver a hardwearing and...

Mette Palsteen

Upholsterer Ms Mette Palsteen is a modern upholstery with proud traditions. The company consists of a team with long craftsmanship experience. Mette Palsteen offersrestoration, repairs and upholstering of new as well as used quality furniture. Mette Palsteen has her...

HUNN

Jewellery designer and owner Karina Hunnerup In a poetic world precious metal is being tranformed into jewellery of a graphic and light expression. The jewellery is hand-made, the material is being refined, and it is achieved to obtain a perfect shape. At the same...

Niels Borch Jensen Printshop

Niels Borch Jensen's print shop make original prints in limited editions, signed and numbered by the artist. The print shop works with classical manual printing techniques such as woodcut and etching and since 1990 photo gravure. The techniques, some dating back...

Pia Christensen

In a world of mass production furrier Pia Christensen holds on to the old traditions and virtues – however in a contemporary version. This approach makes Pia’s design quite unique. And she works only with the finest materials and certified furs from the most famous...

Ask Emil Skovgaard

Mr. Ask Emil Skovgaard holds a very special place at the international design stage with his very unique furniture. You can see his creations at famous furniture exhibitions throughout Europe and in magazines like Wallpaper. Ask Emil’s furniture is on sale in leading...

Sögreni Bikes

 A Sögreni bicycle is not only an effective means of transportation, it is considered by some to be an object of contemporary art. All Sögreni bicycles are built by hand, and adjusted to perfection. Sögreni bicycles are assembled in the workshop in the centre of...

Bodil Binner

Owner and manager Bodil Binner: I choose traditional materials gold and diamonds. The designs are linear, solid and symmetrical. The handmade pieces emerge confident and bold. I strive for a balance between strength and fragility. My creativity is rooted in Nordic...

Tina Marie Bentsen

TINA MARIE COPENHAGEN HANDMADE PASSION FOR COLORS, MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Tina Marie creates home objects with focus on high quality and craftsmanship. Simple shapes with elegant, refined detailes, all based on clean, geometric forms, stripped of almost any kind of...

Emdal Colorknit

Emdal Colorknit is all about ‘modern analog textile-craft’. We love to work with all parts of the product-proces inhouse, and we have no intentions of outsourcing. We even wish to expand our cph-knitting-factory with more machines in the upcoming years. Staying true...

Customs From Jamesville

Owner of Customs From Jamesville, Mr. James Roper-Caldbeck: "I have a small shop in Copenhagen building custom bikes for all you guys who love the 'Old School' look. These bikes are built using mostly Harley Davidsons from the 1930's to the 1960's. We also do...

Zolo Design

Zolo Design by Ms Hanne Harnov specializes in creating and producing leather jackets, leather pants and leather skirts in the very best quality. Hanne has been designing and sewing individual leatherwear creations for both men and women for more than 20 years, and...

Stasia

Through the times, a lot of kind words have been said and written about the Danish fashion designer, Stasia. For over twenty years she has been dressing a wide range of Danish and foreign celebrities, brides, Baronesses so beautiful that you could hear joyful sighs...

Eltang

Tom Eltang is a long time top pipe maker. In 2004 he could celebrate his 30th anniversary in professional pipe making. Eltang’s pipes are acknowledged all over the world, and are being sold from Taiwan to the US. And one understands why when reading the blog comments...

Antonie

Owner and CEO Ms. Antonie Lauritzen: Antonie's signature is our own design, couture and even haute couture. Our main activity is our customer tailored design. We mostly create evening- and formal dress, including wedding dresses. But we also create suits and everyday...

Audiovector

Since 1980 Audiovector has been producing some of the world’s most acknowledged and rewarded speaker and sub woofers. Founder and CEO Mr. Ole Klifoth says: 'I founded Audiovector in 1979, at that time under the name of F3/LYD. At that time I had been in this business...

Ro Chokolade

Owner and manager Rasmus Olsen: During the past 10 years I have been working with handmade chocolate at diferent places. Here and there, during off-hours - I have had the opportunity to work with the best quality raw materials to create my own style and taste in...

Mikkeller

The story of Mikkeller is the story of two young homebrewers, who in a few years went from hobby brewing at home in the kitchen to national and international recognition. Since August 2007 Mikkel Borg Bjergsø has run Mikkeller on his own. The succes is partly due to...

Husbryggeriet Jacobsen

Jacobsen brew is the brewery Carlsberg’s local beer – produced at the original Carlsberg location in Copenhagen. Jacobsen is a special brew, and its brewmasters are striving to produce the perfect beer, based on quality ingredients, passion and dedication. You are...

Karamelleriet

Karamelleriet –Copenhagen Caramels Karamelleriet is the result of Charlotte Vigel and Tina Ipsen entrepreneurship. The two girls always wanted to do business together, and with a common passion for sweets and candy they decided to start on crafting caramels. Today...

Ditte Fischer Copenhagen

Ditte Fischer Copenhagen is a 100% Danish company. Ms. Ditte Fischer has since 1995 designed and produced ceramic products of the highest quality. All products are hand crafted with attention to the smallest detail. The design is quite unique with soft shapes broken...

LLLP

LLLP is situated in the heart of Nørrebro. This specialized design studio design and build furniture in accordance with the classic Danish design tradition where functionality, aesthetics and simplicity are the key. LLLP build furniture for those who see the beauty in...

Æskefabrikken Elvo A/S

Since the beginning in 1923 the paper products from Æskefabrikken Elvo has been synonymous with the very best quality. Our craftsmanship, traditions and experience from production of various storage boxes we use today when we design and sell all kinds of products made...

Mott Skrædderi

Mott tailor is one of the very few remaining tailors in Denmark. Ms Karina Mott emphasizes the classical tailor traditions and craftsmanship. Hence, she producers everything by the hand, and according to each individual customer’s measurements and desires – whether...

Keramiker Inge Vincents

Inge Vincents designs and produces the most beautiful ceramics – often paper thin and at the edge of what is functional. Hence the product range name ‘thinware’. Inge Vincents mostly produces purely white ceramics – it is her signature and Inge believes that colors...

Recycles

Recycles restores and shines up old bicycles. The philosphy is to reuse the frame and as many parts as possible as an old bicycle frame is almost indestructable. We restore and sell both male and female bicycles, and all designs, colors and sizes. The ide is to offer...

Willumsen – CPH

Founder and owner Mr. Mikkel Willumsen says: Hello - my name is Mikkel Willumsen. Beside playing music all my life (sing, Playing The blues Harp and Congas and all kind of percussion) I have been a Pro custom knifemaker for 10 years located in the heart of Copenhagen...

Sort slips hvidt slips

Sort Slips Hvidt Slips was started by fashion designer Ms. Victoria Ladefoged and graphic designer Ms. Rikke Nogel. Sort Slips Hvidt Slips (meaning Black Tie White Tie) creates clothes made to measure as well as wooden figures. Old discarded textiles are being...

Petit Grafik

Petit Grafik (graphics) is probably one of Denmark’s smallest printing houses. Merely 20 square meters. Petit Grafik produces a wide range of printing jobs – and all on our old traditional printing machines. We don’t use any computers. Petit Grafik Uplandsgade 72 Dk –...

Oialla

Founder and chocolatier Rasmus Bo Bojesen: It is 30 years since I “fell into the chocolate pot” thanks to the legendary monsieur Bernachon. My life took me along winding roads through hotels and restaurant kitchens in Denmark, Japan and France - and in France via...

Bojesen A/S

Owner and Director Rasmus Bo Bojesen: I have been working with chocolate for almost 30 years now – ever since I as a young chef was working in France in a number of different Michelin restaurants. I have always wanted to mix the ingredients from the salty and the...

Wrenchmonkees

In the persuit of clean mechanical aesthetics we seek to explore the basic expression of life on a motorbike. We do not necessarily focus on extreme performance, flashy colours or aerodynamics, but seek to build motorcycles with individual styling and an dynamic...

Cykelmageren

Rasmus Gjesing founded Cykelmageren in 1994 by opening a shop in Copenhagen. Rasmus builds and sells bikes - all in own design. He wished to break new ground by creating a unique product that was made to last and through-out the history of the company this has been...

Place de Bleu

Place de Bleu is a sewing workroom where minority women from a wide range of third world countries meet to sew and receive training in various needle work techniques. After training period we offer the women a job contract. Place de Bleu is labeled a social economic...

Susanne Juul

At Susanne Juuls’ boutique you can order a handmade hat in one of Susanne’s designs and in just the color and size that you prefer. Susanne produces her hats from a-z following traditional craftmansship. Susanne has more than 250 different hat forms. Her assortment...

Co’libri

Co’libri is a book bindery in the old quarter of the city – staying true to the old traditions and work methods. We bind your books in goatskin, cancas with serigraphy and other materials. We deliver a single copy or large circulations – whatever is your request. We...

C.L. Seifert

C.L. Seifert is a Danish producer and supplier of gala and dress head wear and uniforms to public and private companies. C.L. Seifert has for more than 100 years been a purveyor to both the Danish and Swedish royal court. C.L. Seifert A/S Ny Adelgade 8-10 Dk – 1104...