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Inspiring Minimalist Interior Design Sets by myWebRoom user LaDomna!

By Aubrey Andel

Curated interior design sets by myWebRoom user Nadja, aka LaDomna from Finland! She shows us how less really is more when it comes to minimalist interior design with clean lines and the bare necessities.  72 more words


Möbius with a Finnish Twist

If it’s Monday when you’re reading this, there’s a good chance the knitting club is meeting tonight in Joensuu, Finland, and Suvi Helander is there. 542 more words

Glass by Tapio Wirkkala, Iittala

There is nothing particularly rare or unusual about these pieces but I’m becoming more and more fond of them all the time.

I remember becoming aware of this 1968 design, called Ultima Thule, designed by Tapio Wirkkala, maybe about 15 years ago and thought it was interesting back then.   181 more words

Scandinavian Design

A small introduction

I’ve decided to start blogging again! Yay! I’ll write about everything related to jewellery and my other interests, also some bits of my personal life. Since most of you probably don’t know who I am, a small introduction would be necessary: 378 more words


Bringing Art to Life - Did Sibelius Have a Green Fireplace?

I finally got around reading  a book my sister sent me for Christmas about Finnish artists and their homes (Bringing Art to Life, Otava).  The book is about the residences of Finnish turn-of the century artists –  such as Järnefelt, Sibelius, Cedercreutz, Halonen and Gallen-Kallela.   286 more words

Fredan porot

Temppeliaukion kirkossa käy vuosittain kymmeniä tuhansia turisteja. Heitä varten Fredrikinkadulla kirkon edustalla on neljä matkamuistomyymälää. Niillä kaikilla on omat porot:

Tämä veijari vahtii hyvin slaavilaisella maulla valittua toppatakkikokoelmaa. 91 more words


Vallila Canvas -Vallila taulut

I wanted to share with all of you these amazing Vallila canvases I got made for our living room and for the bedroom. I have mentioned before how I want to have lots of Finnish design in our house. 139 more words

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