Spinnova awarded for world-changing idea
Finnish company Spinnova has developed a sustainable fibre innovation that has been recognised with a World Changing Ideas Award by Fast Company.
TAUKO wraps you in ideology
For Finnish fashion house TAUKO, it all started out from an ideological desire to have a positive impact on the textile industry. Its recycled designs have found an audience among socially aware and other fashionistas.
Novita’s handicraft awarded in the UK
Finnish yarn and design company Novita has been presented the Best International Newcomer Award at The British Craft Awards 2019.
Spinnova signs globally recognised textile expert
Sustainable textile company Spinnova has signed professor Nawar Kadi, from the University of Borås, to help to commercialise the company’s fibre-production technology.
Emmy makes second-hand your first choice
Finland-based Emmy functions like a flea market, but with no fleas. It’s not only an online marketplace for second-hand fashion, but also a way for brands to prove their commitment to durability.
Juha Salmela named European CTO of the Year
The innovator and co-founder of Finnish sustainable fibre startup Spinnova, Juha Salmela, has been chosen as Europe’s chief technology officer of 2018.
Novita launches Moomin yarns internationally
Finnish family company Novita has entered into a co-operation agreement with Moomin Characters to bring Moomin-themed yarns to international markets.
Luin Living caps off great year in the US
Finnish lifestyle brand Luin Living is wrapping up a great year of international growth with pop-up shops in a US department store.
Luin Living pampers Japan during Christmas
Finnish lifestyle brand Luin Living will bulk up its presence in Japan for the Christmas season by opening pop up shops in seven large department stores around the country.
Saint Vacant’s shoes bring a smile to your face
This Helsinki, Finland-based boutique shoemaker is looking to bring together the best of two worlds: the comfort of bespoke shoes and the flair of street footwear.