Posts tagged "iittala"
Ruutu vases by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Ruutu vases by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec

Ruutu, which means diamond or square in Finnish, is a new collection by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec for Finnish glass producer Iittala. Ruutu consists of 10 vases in five sizes and seven colours. When collected and combined, they make small seamless installations where both, the strength and the delicate nature of the glass, come alive....
The Award of incompleteness

The Award of incompleteness

The talented people at the Swedish creative agency Studio Total have just launched “the world’s smallest and most imperfect award” called The Award of incompleteness – in honour of the classic Alvar Aalto vase. We don’t think style is good in itself – just look at the inauguration of the 1936 olympics – it shows that...
A glass for all occasions by Matti Klenell for Iittala

A glass for all occasions by Matti Klenell for Iittala

“Lempi” is a new drinking glass designed by Matti Klenell for Iittala. It is designed for the modern kitchen which often has limited storage space. This stackable glass not only saves space but also looks great on an open shelf: the round shape invites you to take hold of it. Lempi glass works for every...

Iittala at Designboost

Get your own – Open publication The 2008 Designboost event in Malmö consisted of three different parts; Boost Chats (workshops), Boost Talks (lectures) and a Boost Show (exhibition). The overall theme concerned the sustainable city and was expressed through the phrase “Long live the city”. The Boost Show part was built around our tool The Sustainable...
Neo by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Iittala

Neo by Claesson Koivisto Rune for Iittala

Neo is a new collection of pots by Claesson Koivisto Rune by Finnish producer Iittala. According to them it was a challenge to achieve the possibility to cook in all different ways (gas, induction etc) and keep the sense of quality at the same time as Neo should be lightweight enough for women to use...
Klaus Haapaniemi for Iittala

Klaus Haapaniemi for Iittala

Klaus Haapaniemi has been working with a lot of interesting companies; garment prints for Diesel, Levis, Marimekko, Dolce & Gabbana, Cacharel and Bela’s Dead, a new brand. He’s an important rising star in illustration and design. This year Finnish household brand Iittala has launched his prints on a series of ceramics called Taika. The strong...