The Czech designer Lucie Koldova
"Light is energy, it's emotion, it's mood," says Czech designer Lucie Koldova. And the moment we saw her lamps for the first time, we knew exactly what she means. Her lamps have that certain something that you can not escape. But before they decorate a room, they go through a complex production process and the hands of more than thirty people. In the glass factory of Brokis in Janstejn, which manufactures Lucie Koldova's lamps, we could see this. Bohemian glass craft in perfection.
Otto Jakob - A talented goldsmith
Otto Jakob's one-of-a-kind creations combine sculpture, painting, gemstones and metal-working. His works are highly sought-after collectors' items
TV production: Crowdfunding Stories
Crowdfunding is a great alternative to getting financial support for an idea when the banks won't bite. We look at a few success stories, including Nikolaj Hviid's "The Dash". It's an earphone that works as a fitness computer, providing the wearer with information on his/her body's performance. Nikolaj Hviid now has the most successful crowdfunding project in Europe.
Designer Furniture from Classic Cars
German designer Martin Schlund makes custom furniture from old vehicles, from VW Bugs to Cadillacs. There is hardly a classic car the 44- year-old hasn't reworked. Sofas, chairs, beds or tables - anything is possible.
Fashion Illustrator Mats Gustafson
For 30 years, Swedish illustrator Mats Gustafson has used pastel colors and inkto challenge the predominance of modern fashion photography. His sketches of the latest clothing trends are internionally successful and he is considered one of the leading figures behind the revival of fashion illustration as a distinct genre.