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Hacks gone viral – From my kitchen to 2000+ shares on Facebook

One of the most popular “scrap hacks” i’ve posted onto ScrapHacker is the pallet kitchen sofa. While it’s quietly still sitting in a nook of my kitchen, pictures of it, and me making it this summer, have gone viral. A recent share onto a Brazilian DIY Facebook page resulted in the picture being shared an […]

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D.I.Y’ers = The new innovators

Being an avid fan of D.I.Y culture (and pairing it with a a collaborative Open Source ethos) I’m happy to be featured and quoted in an article today with the headline “D.I.Y’ers are the new innovators”. The article, featured in Swedish daily Expressen, is based on a pressrelease I wrote on behalf of Stockholm Makerspace […]

ScrapHacker in Wired

ScrapHacker guest post on Wired Design

Did a guest post on Wired Design a while back, go over here to take a look here to see how it turned out: ScrapHacker DIY Coffee Table (with room for Wired Stash) in Wired Design

ScrapHacker in Cosmopolitan

ScrapHacker gets featured in Cosmopolitan Slovenija

As I feel certain of the empowering nature of D.I.Y, and the need of empowering the ladies of the world, I’m happy to have contributed with a sprinkling of Scraphacker D.I.Y in the ultimate girly mag Cosmopolitan (Slovenian edition).  I was contacted this fall and did a quickie guest contribution that ended up in the […]

Filippa Malmegard

“Reclaiming Creativity” – Talking @ TEDxWomen

On Dec 1st I was honored to speak at TEDxStockholmWomen, adressing the topic of “Creative Empowerment”. The session was part of a global event with hundreds of TEDxWomen events taking place simultaneously around the world, all with this important mission statement: “TEDxWomen aims to highlight ideas of women and girls and their role in creating […]

Filippa Malmegard - Creative mornings

My talk @ Creative Mornings Stockholm

On Friday the 26th of October I was happy yet nervous to speak at Creative Mornings Stockholm. I hope to share a link with the filmed talk here soon. I had lots of fun, was a great experience having to sit down to reflect and to verbalize all the stuff that feels so obvious in […]

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TV Interview on Open Source Design

Soon after I was featured in the article discussing Ikea Hacking & the rise of D.I.Y culture, I was contacted by the producers of corporate Web TV format HandelsbankenTV (Handelsbanken is a large Swedish bank). They wanted to do a story about how I came up with the idea for my website ScrapHacker.com so I invited […]