Six Things To Do at 3 Days of Design 2017

Copenhagen’s annual lifestyle and interior design event “3 Days of Design” is running from 1 – 3 June this year, and it’s gonna be a good one. With dozens of brands opening up their showrooms, holding events, talks and tours, you’re sure to find a way to experience some of the best design of the Danish capital, whether you’re in the industry or not.

For those who want to take part but aren’t sure where to start, here are the events we recommend:

Thursday 1st June

List Marker: Number 1By Lassen: “Kubus – The Making of an Icon”

Hear Søren Lassen, the grandson of architect Magnus Lassen, give a talk on how the iconic Kubus candleholder is made. This will be interesting for designers and interior-lovers alike!

By Lassen Concept Store

Holbergsgade 20
1057 København K
1:00 – 2:00 pm
Entrance is free


List Marker: Number 2Muuto: Designer Talk with Cecilie Manz & Christian Grossen

Muuto’s head of design, Christian Grossen, and Danish designer Cecilie Manz will give a talk on Scandinavian design and the Muuto process in their gorgeous penthouse showroom in the centre of Copenhagen. A treat for the showroom alone!


Østergade 36-38, 4th floor
1100 København K
3:00 – 5:00 pm
Entrance is free


Friday 2nd June

List Marker: Number 3Reform Beers & BBQ

Enjoy an afternoon of BBQ, beers, good people and gorgeous surroundings in the OBV26 backyard with kitchen design company Reform. You’ll get a peek at their latest designs and a look at their brand new showroom.


Otto Busses Vej 5A
Building OBV26 st.
2450 Copenhagen SV
11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Entrance is free


List Marker: Number 4Menu: Showroom Grand Opening

We’ve been waiting to see the new 500 square-metre showroom & cafe in Nordhavn forEVER and we’re so excited that the time is finally here! Stop by their grand opening for some drinks, a look at the AW17 collection and a tour of what’s sure to be an impeccable space.

Menu Space

Hamborg Plads 2
2150 Nordhavn
4:00 – 7:00 pm
Entrance is free


Saturday 3rd June

List Marker: Number 5Visit the Frama Studio Apartment

Open for the first time since it was built in 2012, the home of Niels Strøyer Christofersen is the aesthetic window into the Frama universe. This is an apartment that’s been featured in all the major magazines and you don’t want to miss seeing it in-person. The building itself – a 1905 Østerbro beauty – is worthwhile too.

Strandboulevarden 21
2100 København Ø
12:00 – 4:00 pm
Entrance is free


List Marker: Number 6Designmuseum Danmark: The Danish Chair

Take a tour through history of the many chairs that make up Denmark’s storied past (and present) with this everyday, elevated item. The exhibit attempts to explain how “the Danish chair” went from humble to the world stage. A very cool exhibit for those interested in design, furniture, and for kids as well.

Designmuseum Danmark
Bredgade 68
1260 København K
10: 00 am – 5:00 pm
Entrance is free


See the full 2017 program here.

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Rebecca Thandi Norman

Rebecca Thandi Norman is a co-founder and Editor-in-Chief at Scandinavia Standard.