Finnish Design

Tonfisk Design

Tonfisk is the brainchild of Tony Alfström and Brian Keaney, both graduates of the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. Both designers had a…


Marimekko Today

Marimekko’s vision is to be the most acclaimed print designer in the world and one of the most appealing design-based consumer brands. The company’s objective…


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…


Marimekko Designers

Marimekko is host to a variety of accomplished painters and designers. Together, their varied visions have contributed to Marimekko’s wide ranging success. From the bold,…


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…


Artek

Artek was founded in 1935 by four young idealists: Alvar and Aino Aalto, Maire Gullichsen and Nils-Gustav Hahl. The business idea of the company was…


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….


Arabia Center

The Arabia Center is the home to the Iittala Arabia porcelain production and is located in the beautifully restored Arabia Factory building just north of…