ONES spreads joy all over the globe

May 14, 2018

Wherever you happen to be in the world, children are natural-born artists. Whilst their creativity flows free, Finnish company ONES makes the resulting art benefit entire communities.

Five for Friday: Wooden construction and design

May 4, 2018

Given the fact that 75 per cent of Finland’s land area is covered by forest, it is no wonder that its green gold has been exported around the world in various shapes and sizes.

CupofTherapy for MUJI in Japan

April 27, 2018

Finnish wellbeing and mental health concept company CupofTherapy has signed a collaboration agreement with Japanese lifestyle chain MUJI.

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.

Marimekko and Plan campaign for equality

April 3, 2018

Finnish design brand Marimekko and humanitarian organisation Plan International are organising campaigns together to support children’s rights and education of girls in developing countries.

Finland and Spain come together with MoiMoi

March 28, 2018

MoiMoi mixes Finnish functionalism and Spanish leather crafting skills to create bags that only get better with time.

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.

Soften cushions sound with Nordic style

March 6, 2018

Tackling echo and noise issues can be done with style (and Moomins). This is the mantra of Finnish acoustics specialist Soften.

FEATHR.com wins big in London

March 5, 2018

Finnish design collective FEATHR.com has been awarded Surface of the Year 2017 at the World Interiors News Awards.

Horsehair is gold for Nanna Salmi

February 26, 2018

Finnish textile designer Nanna Salmi helps horse lovers carry a piece of their dearest animal partner with them everywhere, including the fanciest of occasions.

Some self-love and a CupOfTherapy, please

February 20, 2018

Every now and then, we all need a reminder to be a little gentler to ourselves. Finnish company CupOfTherapy shares encouragement, humour and comfort through heart-warming illustrations.