Made of Sundays is not just another sticker on the wall

September 10, 2018

Finnish company Made of Sundays wants to cheer up homes and offices with colours and shapes made of ecological materials. Stick it up and wear a smile!

Marimekko buckles down in Japan

September 5, 2018

Marimekko will open a new store in Japan in September, on the heels of the makeover of its Tokyo flagship store.

Mine Güngör puts the cherry on top of an outfit

September 3, 2018

There’s no limit to what can inspire Finnish jewellery designer Mine Güngör. Her next collection might burst out of her pencil as she sits down to draw.

Five for Friday: Wooden products

August 31, 2018

These Finnish companies are making wood work for them.

Golla on brink of international breakthrough

August 29, 2018

Finland’s Golla is bringing its bags to the shelves of some of the most iconic department stores in Europe: La Rinascente Italy, Galeries Lafayette in France and El Corte Inglés in Spain.

VAI-KØ mingles urban with wilderness

August 20, 2018

Finland-based VAI-KØ believes nobody should need one beanie for the city and another for the outdoors, because having one that’s stylish and lasting can serve both purposes.

Belightful’s Butterfly Oasis takes flight

August 7, 2018

Where have all the butterflies gone? Finnish startup Belightful Design is bringing them back to our gardens with award-winning design.

PaaPii Design doesn’t want to be like the masses

July 31, 2018

When someone from Australia rings you up and tells you they want to sell your designs, you might want to consider scaling up production. PaaPii Design took note.

Bjarmia takes pride in history and craftsmanship

July 24, 2018

Bjarmia, a Kuusamo-based manufacturer of hand-made ceramics, has struck a balance between its long history, deep-rooted relationship with nature and contemporary design sensibilities.

Wolt delivers design to the doorstep in Helsinki

July 6, 2018

Finnish food delivery service Wolt is bringing grassroots designers and artists into the spotlight during Helsinki Design Week, by delivering their art to doorsteps.

ZeroPoint squeezes out better performance

July 3, 2018

Finnish ZeroPoint Compression turns waste into high-quality clothing for anyone wanting to feel the blood in their veins: athletes, pilots, and all the rest of us.