- Elina Helenius
Elina Helenius (b. 1963) is a Finnish textile designer specialising in surface, colour and pattern design. She graduated from the University of Art and Design Helsinki, Textile Department, in 1988. Helenius has worked extensively in product design and in the field of productization applying Finnish design know-how to the needs of domestic and foreign clients, including Aarikka, Adea, Doctor Design, Marimekko, Showroom Finland and Lapuan Kankurit. She has received prizes in several design competitions and her works are represented in the collection of the Helsinki Design Museum, Kyoto Textile Resource Center, and Röhsska Museum of Fashion, Design and Decorative Arts in Göteborg, Sweden.