Billebeino is passion in fabric

June 27, 2017

A mysterious hashtag, a simple-but-oh-so-cool logo and a few hundred stickers have played a crucial role in the creation of Finnish fashion brand Billebeino.

Formal Friday eyes Asia

June 1, 2017

Finnish clothing brand for men, Formal Friday, is seeking international growth with a particular focus on the Asian market.

Terhi Pölkki Shoes are made of stories

May 15, 2017

Finnish shoe designer Terhi Pölkki said ‘no’ twice when her friend asked her to come sell her shoes in New York. Third time’s the charm: now her shoes are on shelves across the US.

Coruu’s jewellery is light as a feather

May 8, 2017

Finnish jewellery company Coruu isn’t heavy on the shoulders – or ears or neck, for that matter. Now it’s setting sail to global markets with characters familiar to many: the Moomins and their friends.

Aalto student finds success at Hyères

May 2, 2017

Aalto University design student Maria Korkeila was awarded the Schiaparelli Prize at the Hyères Fashion Festival in France last weekend.

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.

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.

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.