The Designers of Finlayson are having fun with the textiles in their new Autumn and Winter Collection 2012. This year’s fabrics are full of life and different creatures, still keeping the patterns true to Finlayson’s original, simple elegance style.  Some of the patterns are almost eatable!

Scandinavian Deko goes competition

Scandinavian Deko goes competition! Click to the Facebook and tell us innovative ways to use tea towels or diy tips; what to make out of tea towels? Three comments drawn at random will be rewarded with two tea towels/table mats from the Saana & Olli “Night in the Forest” range! The gorgeous Yö metsässä “Night…

The Vosges Paris kitchen

I've been reading about my friend Desiree's kitchen makeover on her blog Vosges Paris, and I've been extremely curious to see the final results. I had seen a few photos, but here is the full picture, shown for the first time.

Lempi glass from Matti Klenell

‘Lempi’ is a new universal drinking glass designed by Matti Klenell for Iittala. It is designed for the modern kitchen which often has limited storage space. This stackable glass not only saves space but also looks great on an open shelf: the round shape invites you to take hold of it.


Arabia, whose roots and home in Helsinki go back to 1873, drew inspiration from the Finnish capital being named the World Design Capital. The mug collection is based on Kaj Franck’s minimalist, and for its time, radical design of 1952. Miira Zukale, who graduated from the School of Art and Design in 2007, designed the decorations, reflecting the cheerful, cosy atmosphere of Arabia’s home town.