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How Copenhagen Brought Danish-Inspired Design to Austin

Learn more about Copenhagen's Scandinavian design philosophy and its influence on the furniture scene in Austin, as well as how the company's culture and philosophy emphasize family values, respect, and openness.

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Why Copenhagen Is Your Design Destination

Check out this article by San Antonio Express News for an exclusive interview with owner Jens Hansen about how Copenhagen chooses its designers and merchandise!

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Three Tips for Getting the Most From Your Furniture

When selecting furniture for your home, it’s not always easy to know where to begin, given the large choice of colors, models, manufacturers and design styles. Check out this article by Tucson Digital Media for a few tips based on Copenhagen’s philosophy "furniture as functional art" that can help you make the ideal furniture purchase.

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Tucson Lifestyle Magazine: "Modern Man"

Copenhagen was featured in the February 2018 edition of Tucson Lifestyle Magazine! Check out the article to learn more about Danish Modern design, owner Jorgen Hansen's emigration to Tucson, and Copenhagen's 48th year as a local, family-owned business!

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How to Design a Contemporary Home You Can Live In

Are you thinking of redesigning your home, or rooms in your home, in the new year? Check out this article by San Antonio Express Magazine with tips from Copenhagen designers about designing a contemporary home for your lifestyle.

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Celebrate the Holidays with Hygge

Hygge, pronounced “hoo-ga,” is a Danish word that most directly translates into English as “a feeling of comfort and coziness,” though its meaning extends far beyond the physical and emotional. “Hygge” is created when you feel at home and contented with where you are and who you are with.

Hygge is also referred to as an art of creating intimacy using decorations and design elements that help you embrace coziness and well-being. Check out the items in Copenhagen's Christmas collection that make us feel "hyggeligt"!

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Highlights from Paris Design Week 2017

Copenhagen Interior Designer Maurice Brantley traveled to Paris in Fall 2017 and attended Paris Design Week. In this interview with Tu Casa Nueva magazine, Maurice discusses the highlights and trends he observed from his time there.

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The Coolest Mirrors You've Ever Seen

Wall art comes in all shapes, sizes, and materials, the most common perhaps being canvas paintings, prints, and wall sculptures. As you design your space, you can also use mirrors as art, especially the types we carry at Copenhagen. This article by the Austin Statesman highlights and describes the variety of sculpturesque mirrors you can find at Copenhagen.

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Five Tips for Choosing Art for Your Home

What does your art say about your personality and your lifestyle? As you choose and arrange art for your home, consider reading this article, originally published by the Austin Statesman, for a few tips and thoughts on design and artistry.

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5 Reasons You Need Bamboo in Your Home

Bamboo is one of the most sustainable materials in the world and is an eco-friendly, environmentally conscious choice for your home. Learn about why Copenhagen carries bamboo furniture that is beautiful, contemporary, and healthy for the planet. This article was originally published by the Austin Statesman for Copenhagen.

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How to Buy Modern Furniture

Are you redesigning a room in your home or looking to incorporate pieces of modern furniture into your existing space? Our Interior Design team has a few tips to offer you in this fun and informative "How To" article.

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Modern Scandinavian Design Suitable for Every Lifestyle

This article was published recently about Copenhagen’s founding and Danish modern roots. Check it out to learn more about the values and philosophies at Copenhagen’s core, as well as how Copenhagen cultivates "hygge" through its business practices and collection of modern and contemporary furniture.

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Get Your Danish on With These Hygge Tips

The Danish concept of "hygge" is most directly translated into English as a "feeling of comfort and coziness." A person's surrounding environment, physical comfort, connections to others, and emotional state all influence their feeling of "hygge." This article offers a few strategies on how to bring more "hygge" into your daily life.


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Form and Function: How One Company Brought Danish Design to Arizona

In April 1970, the first Copenhagen location opened in Phoenix, Arizona. After 47 years, Copenhagen has remained a family-owned and operated business that distinguishes itself through its dedication to providing high-quality customer service and a collection of functional, beautiful modern and contemporary home furnishings. The author interviewed owner Jorgen Hansen about Copenhagen's business and design philosophies.

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Celebrate Norwegian Tradition at Copenhagen Imports

In March 2016, Copenhagen celebrated Norwegian culture and design in collaboration with Ekornes of Norway - the world-renowned manufacturer of the Stressless recliners and sofas. Read about the author's experience at Norway Days and why she enjoyed attending.

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Copenhagen Furniture Phoenix - Interview

Radio host Beth McDonald from 99.9 KEZ joins owner Erik Hansen in the Phoenix showroom to explore what she calls the "Copenhagen Equation", or Form + Function = Fabulous. Watch the video of the interview to see a few of Copenhagen's beautiful dining tables and to tour the showroom.