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Meet the Finnish underwear designers making pants for men with dad...

The idea began, as so many Finnish ideas surely do, over drinks in sauna almost 20 years ago. At the time recently graduated with a...

VR unveils new designs in first class overhaul

Finnish train company VR is upgrading all 57 of its first class carriages, known as Extra Class. The company is rolling out the freshly designed...

Renowned artist and designer Oiva Toikka dies

Renowned Finnish artist and designer Oiva Toikka has died age 87. The designer, who worked extensively in ceramics and glass, passed away at a nursing...

Metropolia’s state-of-the-art campus opens for classes

Thousands of students are starting a new term at Metropolia University of Applied Sciences today in Helsinki, and settling in to a brand new campus. It's...

Finland’s plastic home of the future turns 50

When a Futuro House was put on display in the middle of Helsinki's Stockmann department store in 1969 for a month, more than 50,000...

Children’s Hospital wins Finlandia Architecture Prize

Helsinki's brand new Children's Hospital, which opened its doors to patients in September, has won the prestigious Finlandia Architecture Prize. Designed by SARC Architects and...