Louis Poulsen’s Radiohus pendant: the 1940’s design icon still lights up the day

Louis Poulsen’s Radiohus pendant represents the timeless character of Danish lighting design. The appearance of the 80-year-old pendant is just as timely today as it was when it was first brought to the market. Read the story

TOP 5: Most liked photos on Instagram in July

We listed the photos with the most likes from Finnish Design Shop’s Instagram followers in July. The key trends were different shades of brown, timeless design classics and Marimekko’s fall home collection. Read the story

String System – a timeless and limitless shelving classic

The String System is a versatile storage solution suitable for both home and office. Modules of the system can be used to build a bookcase covering the entire living room wall, find a solution for shoe storage in the hallway or assemble a small wall shelf for your most beloved decor items. Read the story

The home of ten smart ideas

On the edge of a field in Masku stands a handsome detached house with roomy and functional spaces. Interior designer Elina Tommila shares the best ideas she has implemented in their home. Read the story

Aino Aalto – the strict functionalist

Aino Aalto brought the modern interior design ideals that she thought were practical to Finland. Read the story

Home next to Vasastan

Finding a home in Stockholm is not always easy. Sometimes it takes pure coincidence to make wishes come true. Read the story

Fiskars Summer House draws on art for inspiration

What would it look like in Marie Gullichsen’s greenhouse, Rut Bryk’s sauna room or on Tove Jansson’s veranda? The Fiskars Summer House exhibition presents nine rooms that interesting contemporary designers have designed for artists they admire. Read the story

Design classics of your dreams

A design classic speaks to you, stands the test of time, and is often treasured and transferred from one generation to the next. Kari-Otso Nevaluoma, Mia Frilander, Harri Herrala, and Linda Bergroth present the design classics of their dreams. Read the story

Bokk is a sculptural bottle opener

Bokk by Nedre Foss is a rather unusual bronze sculpture, as you can use it to pop open a beer or a soda bottle. Sigve Knutson’s hand-carved furrows make the unique bottle opener’s surface come alive. Read the story

Sale edit: Five handy storage units for the home

We chose storage units from Finnish Design Shop’s sale to keep your books, clothes and spice jars in the kitchen in order. There’s only a limited number of products available, so buy your favorites now! Read the story