TERRACE COMPETITION @ HOUSING FAIR FINLAND 2014

        Asuntomessujen ja Deko-lehden järjestämä bloggaajille suunnattu terassin ideointikilpailu sai viime viikolla arvoisensa päätöksen, kun finalistit kokoontuivat juhlistamaan voittajaehdotuksen mukaan suunniteltua terassia Asuntomessujen kohteeseen 7, Passiivikivitalo Leija. Terassikilpailun sato oli idearikas ja samalla hyvin tasaväkinen. Visaisen tehtävän edessä ollut raati päätyi lopulta Sisustus ja sepustus -blogin Soile Mörsärin ehdotukseen Ikiaurinko. Jury toteaa perusteluissaan, että…

Deko & Vepsäläinen @ Housing Fair Finland 2014

          This 152-square-meter detached house is located in the Housing Fair area in Jyväskylä. Housing fair-home number 29 is designed by interior architect office called Serum architects. There are 5 rooms, kitchen, bathroom and a sauna with a window; all in one floor. The house is decorated with pure and scant colors and…

Sneak Peek to the Housing Fair Finland 2014

        The Housing Fair Finland 2014 starts today in Jyväskylä. Deko had the opportunity to help decorating three housing fair-homes this year. This blog post introduces one of them. House number 7, named Leija, is designed by interior architect Teemu Saukko and Annukka Nissilä from Vepsäläinen. The house includes six rooms, kitchen…

Deko’s recommendations for Housing Fair Finland 2014

        Finland’s largest housing and living event, The Housing Fair Finland 2014, is starting this week in Jyväskylä. The fair gives the opportunity to visit and explore different living solutions and residential areas, showcasing the newest interior ideas by Finnish architects and designers. Deko is participating in the fair with three housing-fair homes this year,…

Charm of the summer and vintage

Summer is finally here and it's my excuse for being a lazy blogger during past few weeks. There is just so much more to do when the weather is great. These pictures are from a visit to an old house that I know so well. It feels like the time has stopped there and so many interesting objects tell stories of past decades.---Kesällä pitää nauttia kesästä ja vetoan siihen myös blogihiljaisuuden suhteen. Tiedän, että olen ollut laiska blogin pitäjä viimeisen kuukauden mutta kesä ja loma vaan ovat niin täynnä kaikkea muuta. Se on kesä nyt! Tässä kuvia parin päivän takaa talosta joka on minulle niin kovin tuttu ja jossa aika tuntuu pysähtyneen. Kyllä vintagessa ja vanhassa on oma viehätyksensä!

Habitat to Finland

    European furniture chain Habitat is going to open its first flagship store in downtown Helsinki next autumn. The brand is known for its innovative and modern design, having more than 50 stores all over Europe. On May 1964 young designer Terence Conran opened the first Habitat store in Fulham road London. Scandinavian design…

STORY CAFE-RESTAURANT BY JOANNA LAAJISTO

          Right in the heart of seaside Helsinki, the Old Market Hall reopens to a new chapter. Story cafe-restaurant opened June 9th right in the high-ceilinged middle section, designed by interior architect Joanna Laajisto. Behind Story are Finland’s finest restaurateurs Anders Westerholm, Matti Sarkkinen, Teemu Aura and Markus Hurskainen. The Old…