Iittala x Magis Linnut: Toikka’s illuminating birds

Created in collaboration with Magis, Iittala and Oiva Toikka, the Linnut lighting collection combines Toikka’s beloved birds and Magis’ material know-how. The playful light sculptures are made of a new kind of plastic that acts like glass during production. Read the story

Little panda joins Kay Bojesen's well-loved animal family

The wooden animal figurines by Danish designer, Kay Bojesen, have been charming children and adults for decades. The latest addition is a small, cute panda promoting the WWF's work to protect endangered species. Read the story

Oiva Toikka's Aili glass bird graces Finnish Design Shop's anniversary collection

The Aili glass bird, designed by Oiva Toikka in celebration of 15 years of Finnish Design Shop, is sure to become a treasured collector's item. In May, Design Stories visited Iittala's glass factory to observe how skillful glass blowers shape the bird. See the video at the end of the article! Read the story

Finnish Design Shop launches an anniversary collection of classics and new design

In celebration of its 15th birthday, Finnish Design Shop, together with Joanna Laajisto, has curated an anniversary collection featuring timeless design classics in earthy tones. The collection is available for a limited time only, so get your own collector's item of tomorrow already today! Read the story

The Dandy sofa brings a 1940s twist to contemporary interiors

Massproductions’ curvy Dandy sofa is a new design icon with classic, timeless charm. Thus, it is a perfect match for Hotel St. George’s popular Coupole Suite. Read the story

Arabia’s Moomin mugs now illustrated with 3D animated Moomins

Arabia’s new mug collection, Moominvalley, is based on concept art from the new animated show of the same name. Both the show and the mugs bring the beloved stories and characters to life like never before. Read the story

Muuto's new Linear Steel garden furniture brings people together

Linear Steel, the first outdoor furniture collection by the Danish Muuto, was designed by Thomas Bentzen. Instead of individual chairs, the seats are long benches, which create a relaxed and informal atmosphere around the table. Read the story

The return of the Eames Fiberglass Chair

The Eames Fiberglass Chair, launched almost 70 years ago, was the world's first mass-produced plastic chair. Thanks to new production methods, Charles and Ray Eames' fiberglass chair is back in the Vitra collection after a break of over two decades. Read the story

TOP10: The most popular design products of 2018

In addition to familiar classics from Artek, String and Iittala, last year’s best-selling design products included contemporary pieces from Denmark in particular. Read on to find out more about the Finnish Design Shop's hit products of 2018! Read the story

The Beam Lamp from Muuto lights up two areas at the same time

Can one and the same lamp be used to light both the magazine that you are reading by the table, as well as the painting hanging on the wall? The Beam Lamp, designed for Muuto by Tom Chung, is a small but multipurpose desk lamp that does the job of two lamps at once. Read the story