A spa that fits in all bathrooms

April 18, 2017

You don’t need a fancy weekend away for that soft and pampered spa feeling; Finnish Luin Spa brings the luxury right to your bathroom, be it big or small.

Responsible kids’ clothes with street cred

April 11, 2017

Finnish Mainio Clothing wants to create contemporary and ambitious fashion for children – and never neglect where it came from.

Design

FitWood flexes its muscles in home exercise

April 5, 2017

There is little room for excuses to skip a workout if your training equipment is a stylish part of your home decor.

Design

Mifuko makes a case for fair trade baskets

April 4, 2017

Finnish Mifuko’s beautiful design baskets do exactly what it says on the, well, basket. In Swahili, ‘mifuko’ means ‘pocket’, and Mifuko ensures no one is left with empty pockets in the end.

Design

Magisso nabs Global Innovation Award in the US

March 24, 2017

A new kind of stackable wine glass from Finnish design house Magisso has won a Global Innovation Award at the International Home & Housewares Show in Chicago.

Gugguu wants the perfect fit

March 22, 2017

If the shops don’t sell what you’d want to buy, it might be a good idea to try and do it yourself. Case in point: the two sisters behind the kids clothing brand Gugguu managed to create a whole community based on their distinctive design and sustainable production.

Design

Finnish design collects a bunch of awards

March 21, 2017

A number of Finnish companies have been recognised at the European Product Design Awards. The ceremony will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels in April.

Design

Metsä Board wins two at iF Design Awards

March 15, 2017

Metsä Group was awarded twice at this year’s iF Design Awards, where its T2 Mini Fruit Tea packaging was recognised in the ‘Beverages’ category, while its Elevated drink box was awarded an iF Design certificate for ‘Independent Packaging.’

One poncho to unwind us all

March 8, 2017

Finnish Jouten towel ponchos are practicality, sustainability and comfort sewn into the one outfit. The most important ingredient is a laid-back, feel-good mood.

Lindström strengthens its presence in the UK

March 3, 2017

Lindström has acquired United Services, in a move which doubles the Finnish textile service company’s customer base in the UK.

We Started This: Second-hand, first choice

February 20, 2017

Not everyone believed in Sara Nyyssölä’s business pitch when she announced her idea of buying and selling pre-worn clothes. Now, she and her team have proven the doubters wrong.