ONAR’s ecological, sustainable fashion turns heads
Irene Kostas fuses together traditional craftsmanship, ethical materials and an urban, futuristic vision with her clothing brand ONAR. It is these unlikely combinations that have seen her designs gain global attention.
Balmuir’s Finnish fashion has global appeal
Finnish company Balmuir counts the likes of George Clooney, Tina Turner and the Swedish royals among its customers. Now the family-run company has set its sights on building a global lifestyle brand.
Finnish fashion education among world’s best
Aalto University’s undergraduate programme in fashion has been ranked the world’s fifth best in Business of Fashion’s annual Global Fashion School Rankings.
Luin Spa unleashes luxury in Japan
Home spa products by Finnish Luin Spa are now available in luxury department stores in Tokyo, Sapporo and Nagoya in Japan.
Finnish fashion goes to Spain
Sustainable outfits by Finnish fashion brand JOLIER are now available to Spanish fashionistas on Barrabés Neurica e-commerce platform.
Marimekko prominent at Paris Fashion Week
The iconic Finnish design brand Marimekko showed off its own collection at the Paris Fashion Week, but received even more attention by featuring in Junya Watanabe Comme des Garcons’ spring/summer 2018 collection.
Finnish online flea market goes Europe-wide
Finland-based peer-to-peer online flea market Netflea.com has expanded in Europe by launching its website in three new language versions: Polish, Dutch and German.
Snapshots of tomorrow’s home
The design euphoria of Habitare, Finland’s biggest interior decoration, design and furniture event, is here once again for all to enjoy.
Papu Design takes baby steps in Asia
Finnish clothing brand Papu Design is currently hosting its own pop up shop in Japanese department store Shinjukun Isetan.
Billebeino is passion in fabric
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.