Furniture now: dark wood and round shapes

This fall, corners are rounder and wood darker. Slender structures will give way to clear, solid materials, and the fascinatingly textured surfaces of bouclé fabric will be favored in upholstery. We have gathered together the trendiest furniture shapes and materials of the season. Read the story

Cold and warmth join forces – Maija Rasila’s October favorites

In her new Design Stories column, interior architect Maija Rasila discusses her favorite products of the fall. October's highlights include cool tones that have been off the scene for a while, but are now given a new edge by trendy, warm shades. Read the story

Perfect place for everything – see 6 contemporary storage ideas

The best storage furniture can help to keep things in order – while also being attractive to the eye. We selected six functional pieces of storage furniture that suit a variety of spaces. Read the story

Mid-Season Sale: We picked 8 atmospheric design lamps

Finnish Design Shop's Mid-Season Sale gives you the chance to find timeless design lamps more affordably. We listed eight favorite lamps that are not only versatile but also interesting in terms of their design. Hurry while stocks last, because only a limited number of sale items are available. Read the story

Living rooms right now – trends and products for an easy update

Deep shades, luxurious natural materials and soft round shapes are highlighted in this fall’s trends. Use contemporary products and materials to upgrade your living room quickly and easily for the upcoming season. Read the story

Rectangular shapes and unusual materials – Muuto’s new collection

The fall 2019 collection of the Danish brand Muuto is filled with unconventional shapes and materials. Discover our favorites from the new collection! Read the story

A Helsinki apartment in soft and warm tones

Vilja and Kasperi are seeking perfect harmony in their first shared home, located in the Haaga district of Helsinki. While the paint tones may vary, for decor items the key principle is small quantities but high quality. Read the story

Habitare 2019 – the most interesting stands and new furniture from the fair

During its five days, Habitare provided almost 60,000 visitors with interior decor inspiration and design experiences. This year, the furniture fair in Helsinki was characterized by wooden surfaces, vibrant colors and clear, geometric shapes. See Design Stories' picks! Read the story

Elina Ulvio wins the FDS Award competition with her Kakadu pendant light

This year’s FDS Award, organized by the online store Finnish Design Shop, has been won by Elina Ulvio’s Kakadu pendant light. The first prize is worth 7,000 euros. Read the story

Vibes of the 60s – Maija Rasila’s September favorites

Interior architect Maija Rasila talks about her favourite products in the 'Favorites of the Month' column in Design Stories. In September, Rasila praises the modernist, streamlined forms of the 60s and 70s – to the vibes of the most talked-about movie of this fall. Read the story