Vij5 stories

Vij5 at OBJECT Rotterdam 2020

OBJECT Rotterdam is hét platform voor de nieuwste limited editions en one-offs van bekende en opkomende ontwerpers en bevindt zich op de grens tussen design, ambacht, mode, architectuur en kunst.

Vij5 at Design District 2019

Design District is the best interior design trade event in the Netherlands. Vij5 will participate again this year from 5 – 7th of June 2019 │ Van Nelle Fabriek Rotterdam

Vij5 at OBJECT Rotterdam

From 8-10 February Vij5 participated in one of the most beautiful design events of the Netherlands: OBJECT Rotterdam! Vij5 was present at the characteristic HAKA building, turning out to be the perfect backdrop for the Vij5 collection.

Pigments & Porcelain – Icehotel, Sweden

The Pigments & Porcelain plates are used in the 12-course Chefs table at the famous Icehotel in Sweden.

Choose Colour (Dutch Design Week 2018)

Vij5 explores the boundaries of crowdfunding by inviting the community to influence one of the most essential choices in a design process; choosing colour.

Dutch Design Week Press Centre by Vij5

Commissioned by Dutch Design Foundation, Vij5 was responsible for the design of the Press Centre of Dutch Design Week 2018

Dutch Design Week Business Lounge by Vij5

Commissioned by Dutch Design Foundation & Renault, Vij5 was responsible for the design of the new Business Lounge of Dutch Design Week 2018

Vij5 at The Young Collectors

THE YOUNG COLLECTORS II “Living in a design exhibition” During the Dutch Design Week you could “wander” through a house full of design; the new home of the designers and curators Studio Thier & van Daalen. They temporarily lived in a design exhibition and open the doors to … Read More

Vij5 at Festival DesignKwartier 2018

Festival Designkwartier mixes presentations, shops, activities, and exhibitions in the design field into an inspiring event.

Vij5 at Design District 2018

Design District is the best interior design trade event in the Netherlands. During 3 days, over 10,000 m² is filled with presentations from the finest 200 interior brands.

Copper Lights CL25 in private kitchen project

The Copper Lights by David Derksen applied in a private kitchen project.

Dutch Design Week PRESS CENTRE

During the Dutch Design Week 2017 we were asked to decorate the official Dutch Design Week Press Centre!

Dutch Design Week 2017

From the end of August 2017, the Dutch design label Vij5 launched 10 new products in 10 weeks with the Dutch Design Week 2017 as highlight!

Dashed Lights Brass at Marius wineshop

Dashed Lights in Brass in perfect dialogue with a local wineshop in the Hague

‘Coloured Wood’

A new line within the Vij5 collection; existing Oakwood products, naturally coated with pigmented linseed oil!

Vij5 collection – Spring/Summer 2017

A new photography series of the products in the Vij5 collection with nice spring colours!

Made for/with each other, interview in ‘Connecting the Dots’, Milan 2017

Interview about collaboration with Arjan & Anieke for the Milan 2017 edition of ‘the Dots’.

LookShelf in 30’s style house in Eindhoven

LookShelf application in a private house project by Hal 2, a 30’s style house with a new interior.

Interview with Mieke Meijer, designer of NewspaperWood

“For wood you are and to wood you will return”, interview Mieke Meijer, april 2011…


NewspaperWood is the result of a study project of Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Mieke Meijer. After partnering with Vij5 and the presentation of the material at its infancy in 2011, the material underwent a long development process, resulting in an improved material of consistent quality. We would like to share our NewspaperWood story with you!

10 Years of Vij5 (Dutch Design Week 2016)

A visual report of the Dutch Design Week at the Vij5 Workshop in October 2016 launching our ‘Black Editions’ & celebrating our 10th anniversary…

Production of the FlexVase

We always visit suppliers further away personally to be able to keep them close to us…

Vij5 Lighthouse (Dutch Design Week 2015)

A visual report of the Dutch Design Week at the Vij5 Workshop in October 2015 with as theme: ‘the Lighthouse’…

Lloop lamp at the Wellcome Trust Library

Lloop lamp application in library project Wellcome Trust, London …

Lloop lamp at Driessen HRM

Lloop lamp application in office project by Hal 2 …

Framed cabinet at Saint-Martins Loft

Framed cabinet in Saint-Martins-Loft project, London UK …

Lloop lamp at restaurant Vesters

Lloop lamp application in restaurant Vesters, Nijmegen …

FlexVase wins Dutch Design Award

Vij5 wins the Dutch Design Awards with the FlexVase …

Ton sur Ton (Dutch Design Week 2014)

A visual report of the Dutch Design Week at the Vij5 Workshop in October 2014 with as theme: ‘the Greenhouse’…

‘Black Editions’

Our ‘black editions’ covers solid Oakwood products of the Vij5 collection black …

Production of the Fibonacci Fabrics Shawls

The story of the Fibonacci Fabrics is a special one with Jolijn Fiddelaers, as talented multi-tasker in the centre …

Production of the Fibonacci Fabrics Cushions

The cushions in the Fibonacci Fabrics series are Fairtrade produced in India …

Design District 2015

Design District is thé event for interior design in the Netherlands, only open for professionals. Vij5 won the award for ‘best presentation’!