Finnish Design



Aino-Maija Metsola

Born in 1983, Aino-Maija Metsola graduated with a degree in graphic design at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. Shortly afterwards, she began…


Anu Penttinen

Born in 1974, artist Anu Penttinen set out to push the boundaries of color and form with glass as her medium of choice. After graduating…


Lapuan Kankurit

Weaving wonderful things for almost a century, Lapuan Kankurit originally began as a wool and felt boot factory in 1917. Now, run by fourth-generation weaver…


Rento

To Rento, sauna is more than just bath or leisure time, but rather a ritual of relaxation learned since childhood. With over two million saunas…


Eero Aarnio

Born in 1932, Finnish designer Eero Aarnio studied at the Institute of Industrial Arts in Helsinki, and worked as an interior decorator, photographer, industrial and…


Moominworld

The Finnish version of America’s Disney World, Moominworld is a magical place for kids to interact with their favorite fictional characters. Located on the island…


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…


Marimekko Bedding

After such success with its fabric, clothing and other home décor, Marimekko now offers its famous designs in the form of designer bedding. Marimekko Unikko,…