A plastic bottle that would otherwise be waste. What if this material would be recycled and woven into a rug? The designer duo Mifuko created the soft Turkana rug for us, which is made from PET material from recycled bottles.
Milan calling! Finarte will participate Milan Design Week as we’re being part of a collective creation of twelve Finnish design brands. ‘Nordic Happiness’ offers the best of new Finnish design – driven by meanings, values and choices – under one experiential setting.
Taking care of the resources of the world is a vital value for us, and that’s why we aim to minimize the amount of waste. We’ve always believed that already existing materials are the best materials there are, right from our start in 1985.
The temperature has lingered below zero during the past few weeks in Finland and also in many parts of Europe. The freezing weather has its highlights: now it’s the perfect time to wash rugs outside in the snow. Especially wool rugs love being cleaned with snow. Read our tips how to succeed in this fun […]
Spring brings home beautiful shapes, earthy shaded colour palettes and individual details. In February we participated at the Stockholm Furniture Fair and were inspired by all the interior trends of spring 2018. What are the main elements in interior trends this season?
The world’s leading event for Scandinavian design – Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2018 – is soon here! Finarte will participate at the fair that takes place on 6–10th of February. Let’s meet up at our stand C02:30.
Creating the Suovilla collection. Marianne Huotari tells the story
Authentic, stately and untamed. These words are the first words in designer Marianne Huotari’s mind, when asked about the Suovilla collection she designed for Finarte. Read the story behind the collection from below.
A home decor element that has a long history and an unfaltering place at a Finnish home. That formed in the hands of our grandmothers, where with them something old changed into to something new. In which sustainability and recycling has been tied to them long ago when the discourse of sustainability wasn’t even born. […]
We at Finarte wish that every purchase made from us is considered – and that our rugs will be loved for a long time. Instead of participating Black Friday, we are celebrating Bright Friday, inspired by our friend Weecos.
As we are heading to Japan this week, we like to look back where we’ve been this year already. Copenhagen, Paris, London, Frankfurt, New York and Delhi so far, yet we’re always searching for new adventures. While travelling, we keep on being asked about our favourites of Nordic design brands. We’ve become good friends with […]
Finarte Film Lounge @ Superwood Festival by Ivana Helsinki
Superwood Festival by Ivana Helsinki is soon among us. Music, movies, art, talks – Superwood is an unique experience for all art lovers. Finarte will be participating in the event as we arrange Finarte Film Lounge, a place to enjoy an adult sleepover and movies with a dear friend and maybe a glass of red […]
What is trending this autumn in home decor? Our tips x 5 from Paris and Helsinki
When the weather gets colder, we like to make our homes cozier. In September we visited Maison et Objet in Paris and Habitare in Helsinki – see the trending ideas for this autumn! This autumn we are inspired by dark tones, soft materials, cactuses, fun design and little ceramic details. Wrap a warm throw around […]