The spring sun lightens the home, warms up gently, and induces to freshen up the decoration. The atmosphere of the home transforms easily with new and colorful curtains, pillows, and blankets. We put together textile favorites that invite spring to your home! Read the story
Carin Bryggman established her own interior design office in Turku more than 70 years ago, as the first woman in Finland. Bryggman's skillfully designed interiors and mid-century furniture can still be seen here and there – particularly in the medieval Castle of Turku. Read the story
Hanna-Katariina Mononen starts as a new columnist at Design Stories. She ponders how we experience spaces with all senses – but only one sense is a time machine that everyone can use. Read the story
In Design Stories’ new column, the editorial staff of the Finnish interior design magazine Avotakka will share their favorite products and interior design solutions that have proved functional in their own homes. Managing Editor Miia Kauhanen picked seven products for a functional hallway. Read the story
In February, Finnish Design Shop welcomed a fine selection of fresh arrivals from the likes of Marimekko, Finarte and the traditional Swedish furniture manufacturer Stolab. We picked the five most inspiring ones – take a look and find your favorite! Read the story
Finarte's spring 2021 novelties abound with delicious shades and interesting patterns. With the new Atelier collection, Finarte encourages creativity and finding your inner artist, one way or another. Read the story
The well-designed dining chairs not only complete the dining space but also bring the loved ones together for the favorite meals, game nights, and unforgettable conversations. The right dining chairs combine functional features and charming aesthetics. Mix and match these popular chairs at your dining table! Read the story
To Petri Ylivuori, the labyrinthine layout and poor condition of the old house did not pose a threat, but an opportunity to renovate a dream home for his growing family. The uncompromising goal was to create an aesthetic home that would also accommodate the everyday life with small children. Read the story
High-quality materials and perfect proportions take the lead in Børge Mogensen's classic creations, including Fredericia's Mogensen 3171 bench – available at a 25% discount for a limited time only. Join us in discovering Finnish Design Shop’s frequently updated product campaigns, allowing you to save on long-term interior investments. Read the story
Moominmamma and Fillyjonk have got renewed tableware sets for Arabia's Moomin Classics collection. In the illustrations, Moominmamma represents a relaxed attitude to life, while Fillyjonk keeps her life in order by neurotically cleaning her home. Read the story
Alpine landscapes in Serbia, a Black Sea cruise and the oldest city in Romania. Mondo’s editorial staff gathered less well-known Eastern European sites that are worth exploring when traveling is again possible. Read the story
At this time of the year, plants are beginning to wake up from their winter dormancy and awaiting some extra care: it’s the best time to change the soils in pots and update the spring decoration. Water, light, fertilizer, and a hint of love make your plants flourish but caring for them also provides you a relaxing moment. See the tips and bring spring to your home! Read the story
Located on the Greek island of Santorini, the Saint Hotel proves that Nordic and Greek aesthetics have, in fact, quite many things in common. In Design Stories’ interview, Marianna Kapsimali from Kapsimalis Architects talks about the challenging project and the stunning end result, which is complemented by furniture supplied by Finnish Design Shop's Contract Sales. Read the story
Being drawn to natural, honest materials, German lifestyle blogger and content creator Fabian Lück chooses his six favorites from Finnish Design Shop. The beautifully timeless items could be incorporated into almost any interior. Read the story
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