Iconic design fostered over generations by avant-garde creativity, is just one of the reasons why Cathrineholm is a brand to be reckoned with. Originally an ironworks to the shipping industry, Cathrineholm was founded in 1829 in Halden, southern Norway. By the 1960s a visionary collaboration with the young Norwegian enamel artist, Grete Prytz Kittelsen had transformed the brand into an innovative manufacturer of award-winning kitchenware, the designs of which are now highly sort after collectables. This progressive female artist delighted the audiences in both Scandinvia and the US with her iconic stripes and enamel creations and, in doing so, set the tone for the brand across the world. The world famous Danish architect, Jørn Utzon said of Grete Prytz Kittelsen “She is one of the 20th century’s most original and technically talented designers in Scandinavia” and American Vogue described her as a style icon with the words “One of the greatest Norwegian designers, famous internationally for her beautiful enamels”. Today, each of the Cathrineholm collection is uniquely crafted to exude contemporary style and timeless beauty. Discover for yourself why this brand is so coveted around the world.