The new home of Ferm Living

Ferm Living’s newly opened boutique and showroom, The Home of Ferm Living, is a place where anyone is welcome to get inspired and to feel at home. Read the story

Best of summer holidays – Maija Rasila’s July favorites

Interior architect Maija Rasila talks about her favorite products and styles in Design Stories’ Favorites of the month column. In July, you’re allowed to kick back and enjoy the warmth – after all, summer has just started. Read the story

Tapiola – green satellite town of Helsinki

The modern garden town of Tapiola was built next to Helsinki in the 1950s and 60s. It became a test lab for the latest ideas in architecture and urban planning. Read the story

Summer Sale: 7 design finds for the summertime kitchen

Design Stories browsed through Finnish Design Shop's Summer Sale and picked seven sale items that add a Scandinavian vibe and refreshing colors to your summer kitchen. The sale items are only available while supplies last, so right now is the perfect time to freshen up your kitchen! Read the story

Jonas Lutz’ Leaf shelves are the result of experimentation

Finnish-born Jonas Lutz is the designer behind Form & Refine’s Leaf shelves made from wood offcuts. As is often the case for the Rotterdam-based designer’s works, the shelves were created by experimenting and testing new things. Read the story

Top 6 picks from interiors blogger Sofie Amalie of Thus the Fuss: “A true classic ages well even with wear and tear”

Danish design blogger Sofie Amalie Rolandsen chooses her six favorite items from the Finnish Design Shop. The choices would beautifully integrate into her bright and colorful Copenhagen home, where she playfully mixes design classics with second-hand finds. Read the story

From kitchen to patio – five dining chairs that are also suitable for outdoor spaces

If you run short of seats on the patio, have a look indoors. Many dining chairs are suitable for outdoor as well as indoor use, allowing the same seats to be used in a wide range of spaces. Here are a few examples of chairs that you can grab from the kitchen and place on the patio. Read the story

Top 5 in June: five fascinating new products

The long-awaited summer finally arrived in Finland during the first weeks of June. Still, some even more exciting arrivals were spotted at Finnish Design Shop as new, thrilling brands joined in: Mifuko, Tekla, Montana, and Emu. We picked five most inspiring new additions, take a look and find your favorite! Read the story

Design with Pride – Finnish Design Shop celebrates equality and Helsinki Pride Partnership in rainbow colors

To celebrate the Global Pride 2020, Finnish Design Shop shows its support for the Helsinki Pride Community through a donation campaign and an official partnership. Finnish Design Shop CEO Teemu Kiiski believes that companies have both the right and the responsibility to actively influence the world around us. Read the story

Nordic design picks from Asia: the AJ floor lamp by Louis Poulsen

Scandinavian design has been on the rise in Asian countries for many years now. Design Stories set on a quest to find out why. We had the honor to chat with Asian creatives who shared with us their favorite pieces of Nordic design. In this story, we meet architectural designer Laura Phay. Read the story