Ullin & Jökla Award Ceremony

The Award Ceremony for Ullin & Jökla Design Competition was held on the evening of May 31, in Mosfellsbær.

The contestants submitted knitted wool sweater with their original designs inspired by the Jökla Cream Liqueur visual brand. The goal of the competition is to celebrate the Icelandic knitting industry, its traditions, creativity and innovation for the Icelandic wool industry. The winning entries were selected by a jury and the public.

A total of 43 knitted wool sweaters were submitted to the competition, each one more original and fabulous then the next!­

Members of the jury:

Védís Jónsdóttir, Lead Designer at Ístex

Jón Þór Jósepsson, Dairy Production Specialist and Production Manager

Rebekka Kristjánsdóttir, Sales manager at Ístex  

Áslaug Arna Sigurbjörnsdóttir, Minister of Higher Education, Science & Innovation

Awards were given for the top three best designs, most original design and the most popular design. The most popular design was selected by the public during the ceremony.

Winner: Erna Lúðvíksdóttir.

1st runner up: Eydís Elva Örnólfsdóttir

2nd runner up: Kristjana Jónsdóttir.

Most original design: Ragnheiður Guðmundsdóttir

Most popular design: Margrét Þorvaldsdóttir.

We would like to thank each and every contestant for their beautiful and creative entries!