Meet the inventor of the Jerry can bar

Meet the inventor of the jerry can bar cabinet You may not know the background of the Danish Fuel brand. But it started out back in 2010. I remember our first website was built by a friend of mine. And i was working on a suitcase design. When I was at my most difficult times,…

OUR FIRST DANISH FUEL DESIGN

2010, a sunday morning. My mom and I was treasure hunting at a flea market, when I stumbled across an old Army-Navy fuel can. The beginning of an adventure was just about to begin. Like most start-ups the upcycling project started in a garage. The result was awful and ended as scrap with many other…

DANISH DESIGN part 2

First of all, the Danish modern movement, like the mid-century modern, dates roughly from 1933 to 1965, with roots in the Industrial Revolution and post World War I era. The geographical position of Denmark was also a great influence on the design. The standard jerry can is not a Danish design. It was first designed…

DANISH DESIGN part 1

Denmark is the country, home of Danish Fuel. Surrounded by Skagerrak oceans and the North Sea, disguised in nature among heather plants and wandering sand dunes. A country known by the the word “hygge”, and for it ́s minimalistic and functional designs. The words that immediately comes to mind regarding the Danish design; functionalist, minimalist,…