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.
Formal Friday eyes Asia
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
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
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
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
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.