Born 1975, lives and works in his home town of Gothenburg. Karlsson studied industrial design and architecture in Sweden and abroad and now works as a designer for the architects Krook & Tjäder. For Essem Design, he has designed the Vincent combined hat and shoe rack and the Gloria wall hook.
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When Joel Karlsson was asked to design a new hook, he thought about how to modify the traditional coat hook to stop garments without hangers from getting a ‘hook mark’ in the back.