Lapuan Kankurit Kettu x Teemu Järvi tea towel
Lapuan Kankurit Kettu x Teemu Järvi tea towel
Lapuan Kankurit Kettu x Teemu Järvi tea towel

Kettu x Teemu Järvi tea towel

Lapuan Kankurit

$20.66 $22.95

Lapuan Kankurit
Kettu x Teemu Järvi tea towel
$20.66 $22.95



Description

The Kettu tea towel by Lapuan Kankurit is adorned with an illustration by Teemu Järvi depicting a graceful fox – the towel is named after the Finnish word for the thick-tailed canine. The tea towel is woven at the Lapuan Kankurit weaving mill in Finland using European Masters of Linen linen and organic cotton. Due to its jacquard weave, the tea towel has a lovely varied surface that gives it a relaxed look and underlines the nature-inspired motif.

Material
60% European "Masters of linen" linen, 40% organic cotton
Colour
Gray, black
Length
27.56 in (70 cm)
Width
18.11 in (46 cm)
Care instructions
Wash separately at 60°C in plenty of water, iron the textile with linen settings.
Notes
The color of natural linen becomes lighter with washing.

Teemu Järvi

Teemu Järvi (born 1973) studied art in the Free Art School in Helsinki and received his Master of Arts degree in Spatial and Furniture Design from University of Art and Design Helsinki. He has become known for his work in the Järvi & Ruoho design office and the Vera chair, which Wallpaper Magazine selected as the most beautiful chair of the year in 2004. His work and illustrations have appeared in a number of international publications including International Design Year Book, Interni and Abitare.

Teemu Järvi has gained recognition in various design competitions (incl. Pro Finnish Design 2001, Caiazza Memorial Challenge 2003, and Vuoden Huiput 2013), won Carin and Erik Bryggman Award (2007) and received grants from the Finnish Cultural Foundation (2004-2009). In 2004, Wallpaper Magazine named Järvi as one of the 15 Most Wanted Designers in the Future.

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Based on 3 reviews

  • A

    Vidin, Bulgaria

    5

    Beautiful and good quality

    258 days ago

  • G

    5

    55 days ago

  • E

    Attigliano, Italy

    5

    Ottima qualità del tessuto. Il disegno richiama riporta magicamente nell’atmosfera della natura.

    25 days ago

Excellent

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