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Finnish glass at Ornamo Design Christmas market

Finnish glass art is available this weekend (December 1st-3rd) at Ornamo Design Christmas event , which takes place at Cable Factory in Helsinki. The event offers visitors Finnish design, textile, glass and ceramic art, fashion and lifestyle products. 163 more words


Paprika by Maija Isola

Maija Isola’s Paprika was designed 1965.

Maija Isola has designed more than 500 print patterns during her life. Only few did not qualify for Marimekko’s production. 32 more words

Marimekko Fabrics

Petrooli by Annika Rimala

Petrooli was designed 1963 by Finnish designer Annika Rimala.

According to finnstyle.com website “Annika Rimala was a driven Marimekko designer who used cheerful patterns and liberating shapes to define her fashion sensibilities. 210 more words


Christmas time events in Helsinki

Christmas time in Helsinki begins with interesting events this weekend.

Information of   lovely Christmas shopping, markets and other activities is and will be published on the Ideal Helsinki magazine and blog. 28 more words



From the Editor

You are reading the latest Ideal Helsinki magazine. Ideal Helsinki media has been set up in Helsinki to share ideas and information on shopping, dining and leisure opportunities in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area, Espoo and Vantaa. 138 more words



Are you coming to Helsinki and wondering what would be a nice souvenir to take back home? We can give you some great advice!

In Finland we have one iconic company which gained a very special place in the hearts of the Finnish people. 707 more words


Yrjö Ilmari Tapiovaara

(Finland, 1914-1999)

Manufactured by Laukaan Puu Finland, late 1950s as a very limited edition.

A dark varnished Pine and beech wood structure with green rexine doors and black painted wooden legs. 164 more words