• Harri Koskinen

    Harri Koskinen

    Young designer Harri Koskinen has risen rapidly in his international career as a designer... Read more

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Freedom of Creation

Freedom of Creation (FOC) is where cutting edge technology meets design. FOC is a pioneering design and research company specialized in designing for Rapid Manufacturing….


Marimekko Products

Clothing Marimekko’s ready-to-wear collections offer high-quality, functional clothing for different age groups and occasions, including business, leisure and evening wear. In addition to new seasonal…


Mika Piirainen

A graduate of the Lahti Institute of Design, Mika Piirainen has designed for Marimekko since 1994. Over the years, his versatile collections have included clothing…


Finnish Sauna

What is a Finnish Sauna? Quite simply: A Finnish Sauna involves washing up with scented soaps and exfoliating with wash or back scrubbers before relaxing in…


Kaj Franck Award

Established in 1992, the Kaj Franck Design Prize is awarded to designers working in the spirit of the late Kaj Franck. The purpose of the…



Finnish Designers

Klaus Haapaniemi

Klaus Haapaniemi is well known for his illustrations, advertising art and clothing fabric prints. He has created a number of fanciful prints for the likes…

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Museums & Factories

Fiskars Village

Founded in 1649, Fiskars started in this small village about 1-1/2 hours west of Helsinki. In the 1980s Fiskars began to move operations out of…

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