design


Toikka Glass Birds

Oiva Toikka’s first glass birds were born without any formal advanced planning in 1972 (pictured on the right is one of Toikka’s first glass birds,…



Oiva Toikka

Professor Oiva Toikka is one of the greatest names in Finnish glass. His imaginative, rich and bold glass art deviates from the streamlined aesthetic of…


Finnish Design

History History of Finnish design coming soon…     Design Forum Finland Design Forum Finland actively promotes the competitiveness and development of Finnish industry and…


Aalto Vase

The Aalto Vase is one of the most iconic glassware pieces in Finnish design. Created by Alvar Aalto, the vase was originally designed for the…


Finnish Products

More Finnish products coming soon. Toikka Glass Birds Aalto Vase Converse x Marimekko Shoes iittala Dinnerware Marimekko Bedding Marimekko Oiva Dinnerware Marimekko Wallpaper Marimekko Fabric…


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…


Unikko Pattern

The Unikko pattern is Marimekko’s most iconic design. The splashy print came about after Armi Ratia announced that Marimekko did not manufacture floral prints. Maija…


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…