Deko was planning to throw a garden party for a big group of people but we couldn’t find a table long enough. We decided  to combine some leftovers from construction materials to build a table and a bench for the outdoors. Table was made from over three meter wide wooden planks that were the remains…


  Quick hi from Milan! We are so thrilled to be here! Here’s couple snapshots of some of the most alluring fair stands and products that we’ve seen. Tempting news from Moroso, Poliform, Hella Jongerius, Konstantin Grcic, Magis, Faye Toogood and many others..  For more photos go to our editor-in-chief Ulla Koskinen’s instagram profile  

Salone Internazionale del Mobile – MILAN 2014

          The world’s largest and the most representative design exhibition, Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2014 started today. This year’s Milan furniture fair is promising over 2.500 Italian and foreign exhibitors, showcasing home interiors and accessories from premium brands and leading designers. We at Deko collected a set of some of the…

Animal art

We have a fox in the house. It's an art print by Finnish illustrator Teemu Järvi. He captures Finnish wildlife in his lovely ink paintings, lithography and serigraphy. His art has been featured in several books and magazines. His works and and plenty of art from other talented artists are currently in display in Lokal.---Meille kotiin muutti kettu. Teemu Järven ihana ketunpoika odottaa vielä kehyksiä mutta on jo löytänyt paikkansa. Teemu upeita eläinkuvituksia sekä muuta eläimellistä on nyt esillä myös galleria ja kahvila Lokalin Animal-näyttelyssä 17.4.2014 asti. Kannattaa käydä katsomassa!Lokal, Annankatu 19, Helsinki. Avoinna ti-pe 12-18 ja la-su 12-16.


          Greetings from the fair! Here’s our fresh and verdant fair stand at Spring Fair designed by Peeta Peltola. There’s four different trade fairs under the same roof: home, cabin, yard and interior decoration fair. Spring Fair at Messukeskus, Expo and Convention Centre Helsinki, 3 – 6 April 2014 – Terveisiä…

Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen

        Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon teamed up with furniture company Republic of Fritz Hansen to create a table, that is suitable for many different spaces. The Analog table fits in home, office or restaurant use. The shape of the table isn’t square, round or oval but something in between. The Analog comes as six or eight…

Minna Parikka spring 2014

Illustrator Janine Rewell and shoe designer Minna Parikka have created some really stunning photos together with body painters Riina Laine and Saara Sarvas. The images promote Parikka's new spring collection. There is also a video of the project here.---Kuvittaja Janine Rewell ja Minna Parikka sekä bodypaint-maalaajat Riina Laine ja Saara Sarvas ovat luoneet yhteistyönä häkellyttävän hienon kuvasarjan joka esittelee Parikan kevään kenkämallistoa. Videon siitä kuinka upeat kuvat syntyivät voi käydä katsomassa täältä.Photos by Jonas Lundqvist