Myssyfarmi’s tale is a good yarn

April 10, 2018

A bunch of Swiss and Finnish grandmothers, a sheep called Bambi, the coolest beanie in the world and a career-ending injury have led to a new global fashion brand rising out of a Finnish village.

Saana ja Olli lasts through seasons

March 20, 2018

Finnish designer couple Olli Sallinen and Saana Sipilä have created their own brand to reflect the values they wish to see take over the global textile industry.

Vimma is fashion with zero secrets

January 17, 2018

What started out as a harmless hobby for a stay-at-home mother is now a global fashion brand with world-renowned designers on board.

Marimekko is in fashion with UNIQLO

January 10, 2018

Finnish Marimekko and Japanese global apparel retailer UNIQLO have partnered up for a limited special edition collaboration collection.

ONAR’s ecological, sustainable fashion turns heads

November 14, 2017

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

November 6, 2017

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

November 1, 2017

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

October 30, 2017

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

October 19, 2017

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

October 9, 2017

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

September 27, 2017

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.