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A Visit to Alvar's House

Alvar Aalto is one of Finland’s best known designers and architects. Born in 1898, his works include buildings, furniture, glassware and lamps from a career that spanned decades until his death in 1976. 410 more words

Places To Visit

Nudge store and eating in Helsinki-Nudge Helsingissä

I have a fantastic lunch tip in Helsinki again! I have tried to discover a bit more unusual places and this is definitely it. Finnish design store combined with lunch bar. 237 more words


Marimekko Cushion Covers & Nordic Design


I really want to make sure there are some Finnish vibes in our home, which is the reason I came back with two bags instead of one when I was last visiting…I went through the cupboards in my old flat where my brother and his fiancee are now living, and found some long lost Finnish design friends that I just had to take back with me. 435 more words


Iconic Eero Aarnio design -Legendaarista Eero Aarnio designia

I am proud to be a Finn for many reasons but one of them is definitely the amazing design that is born in this country. I love… 297 more words

Finnish Design

Out of the Blue - The Essence and Ambition of Finnish Design - Gestalten


The Essence and Ambition of Finnish Design

A compelling and instructive overview of Finnish design—past and present

Being part Finlander myself (not a Finn – see distinction below!) , I grabbed this huge, beautiful book with a feeling of anticipation and just a tiny bit of suspicion. 878 more words

Art Books

More Finnish Design - Lisää Suomi-designia

I love Nordic design and particularly Finnish design. I have mentioned that hundereds of times in my blog. I pretty much decorate my house with Nordic pieces as it gives me the feeling of being at home plus it makes it a bit unusual too. 231 more words


Introducing Lumi - A Finnish Handbag And Shoe Brand

I visited LUMI’s store on Aleksanterinkatu in Helsinki. The brand focuses on leather products, mostly on bags and accessories but they just launched a shoe collection as well. 260 more words