Textiles at IKEA 1965–1984
That’s not terribly ugly.
Meet Inger Nilsson, Vivianne Sjölin and Lars Göran Petersson, three textile veterans cut from the same cloth. All were part of creating a new textile era at IKEA, bringing new materials, bright colours and modern patterns, not least from Swedish design collective 10-gruppen.
Life at home 1960s
This is the age of great change in Sweden. In the 1960s, most people have a better life, well-being and prosperity are on the up, and more and more people are becoming interested in the home and interior design. Increasing home-building in city suburbs, close to nature, means that a lot of people have a bigger home and a real boost in standard.