Finnish Companies

Kalevala Koru

The largest jewelry manufacturer in Finland, Kalevala Koru has distinguished itself with its high quality gold, silver and bronze jewelry. The brand has strong ties…


Aarikka

A family run company, Aarikka was founded in 1954 by Kaija Aarikka and her husband, Erkki Ruokonen. The idea for the company came out of…


History of Iittala

The Iittala Company was founded in 1881 by a Swede named Petrus Magnus Abrahamsson. Due to Finland’s lack of skilled glassblowers, the original Iittala workforce…


Videos

Lapuan Kankurit Production Learn about the weaving process of Lapuan Kankurits linen and wool. Printed in Helsinki A look at the making of Marimekko fabrics….