</p>The perfect gift for a princess</p>

The perfect gift for a princess

The wonderful news of Crown Princess Victoria expecting her second child with husband, Prince Daniel, brought back fond memories at the As We Grow office today :)

Victoria Crown Princess of Sweden, As We Grow, Iceland Design Centre

While on her official visit in Iceland, summer 2014, Crown Princess Victoria received a gift for her daughter, Princess Estelle, from the Iceland Design Centre. The gift was composed with a beautiful selection of As We Grow items, including our signature piece, the colour blocked cardie and our lace pocket cardie -both 100% alpaca- and our Peter Pan collar shirt made from 100% pima cotton. According to Halla Helgadóttir, Managing Director of the Iceland Design Centre, Victoria was very impressed by the design and quality of the As We Grow products and said that she looked forward to see them grow with little Princess Estelle  
 

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Design March recap

3 weeks ago we took part in Design March here in Reykjavik. We thought long and hard about what to do this time. We could have displayed our fall 2015 presentation but we really wanted to do something else. The idea came up to have some artists and designers take an As We Grow garment and give it a new lease of life. In the end ten people took part, they all got a cream coloured item and were told they could do anything they wanted. The results were great and we are very thankful to those artists, they were such an inspiration to us.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Anna Camilla Vigfúsdóttir
 
 
 
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Update From Paris

 

Delicious knits in juicy colours hanging in our booth at Playtime Paris

Excellent feedback from new and existing buyers. So very happy about being here.

The big portraits of Hildur and Kjartan gain so much attention. They are gorgeous after all.

 

 

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United Nations Women´s Guild Bazaar

This november we took part in the yearly United Nations Women´s Guild Bazaar. 
"Every year, the United Nations Women's Guild in Geneva, in collaboration with the Permanent Missions accredited to the United Nations, the Geneva government authorities and business community organizes an International Bazaar and Lottery to raise funds for disadvantaged children around the world".
The Icelandic booth drew a lot of attention. There you could find childrenswear, salt, books and history maps.
"Over the years, the Bazaar has become the premier event in the international community. The UNWG Bazaar attracts more than 6 000 visitors and raises approximately 300 000 CHF. International arts, crafts and foods stalls sell their wares and lottery tickets are on sale with over 200 fabulous prizes to be won." 
United Nations Women's Guild
One happy customer (or two).
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Here you can see the projects that were supported last year
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A great blog about knitting

Thank you Linda Hansen for your comments about As We Grow knitting products on your wonderful blogsite loopknitting.blogspot.no. Linda has passion for knitting and started to knit when she was only 5 years old, and since she was 20 she has been knitting almost every day. A great blog about everything related to knitting. 

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