Finnish design

Here is a little selection of some famous Finnish prints, imagined by designers Maija Isola & Klaus Haapaniemi for the interior design brands Iittala & Marimekko. It is striking to see the influence of  Nature surrounding us especially the forest,  inspirational source for local designers. No wonder why Japanese people are so found of Finnish design! * […]

Ivana Helsinki

VELVET LAKE from paola suhonen on Vimeo. This video has been recorded under -30 degrees in Finland. I just hardly imagine how the models survived under those temperatures wearing so little. Ivana Helsinki is THE brand in Helsinki. I love their design because they never go out of fashion. The designers invent for every collection […]

Globe Hope

Photographers: Eeva Rinne, Benjamin Ilmoni, Nina Merikallio, Anton Sucksdorff Let’s talk about fashion! I simply love this ecological Finnish brand called “Globe Hope”. They make beautiful bags, accessories and clothing out of recycled materials such as seat belts, boat sails, Swedish army uniforms, advertisement banners or vintage fabric (…). The designers have such a great creativity that they can […]