ONES spreads joy all over the globe
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
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
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
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
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
MoiMoi mixes Finnish functionalism and Spanish leather crafting skills to create bags that only get better with time.
Saana ja Olli lasts through seasons
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
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
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
Finnish textile designer Nanna Salmi helps horse lovers carry a piece of their dearest animal partner with them everywhere, including the fanciest of occasions.