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The chair of Terje Ekstrøm

What is it about the Ekstrem?Maybe it has something to do with the eccentricity of its shape and being able to sit so many different ways. I...


Meet MOS - a small agency with big ambitions

Three creative marketeers and an all-black lab – it’s the ultimate starter pack. The founders of MOS ditched the ping-pong table and beanbag...


Yoga teachers have an office, too

Let’s be honest – who hasn’t dreamt of quitting their day job to pursue something they really love? Ulrike Schäfer had a top management posi...


The 5 new colours of Ekstrem

Varier is proud to announce the revival of the Ekstrem in five new colours, curated by Shane Schneck from Office for Design.Not merely a cha...


Ekstrem in the spotlight at Oslo Design Fair

In a future where less is more and quality trumps quantity, the look and feel of the items we surround ourselves with becomes more vital tha...


A peak into the office of two beauty entrepreneurs

What do beauty products and interior design have in common? In both cases, naturalness is trending! That’s why the 100% natural soaps from B...


See the Variable at an interior stylist’s home

Entering Kathy’s apartment building in Berlin, one can already guess that she has a sense for interior. Her light-flooded apartment is situa...


The magic tool

Movement at work is vital for everyone who works with their hands. See how a fibre artist from Athens uses the Variable balans in her worksh...


Ekstrem featured in hip Norwegian music video

Turns out that the Ekstrem hype has now reached the music scene. In the new music video, “Wild One,” by Norwegian artist, Emilie Nicolas, th...