1960s Arabia (Finland) Small 'Bee' Honey Pot by Raija Uosikkinen

Had it for 47 years! 1968 Arabia (Finland) 'Pomona' Bee/Honey Pot by Raija Uosikkinen

I finally discovered the history of this photo...more than 8000 granny square blankets were donated and displayed on the steps of the Helsinki Cathedral . These were then given to families in need !

I love yarn bombing! Yarn Bombing Helsinki (j) Granny Square Afghans on the steps outside Helsinki Cathedral, Finland - via Vintage Culture Melbourne

helsinki is the world design capital 2012 and it is also the headquarters of arabia finland who founded thier factory in 1873. to celebrate they have produced a series of new mugs called 'hometown'. finnish designer miira zukale has drawn inspiration from the city of helsinki, capturing its atmosphere, architecture, nature and features to produce four different mugs park, sea, block, and downtown.

Iittala Kotikaupunki (hometown) mug, puisto (park). Special edition for World Design Capital

Moomin measuring mug by Arabia Finland #moomins #moomintrolls

Arabia Moomin Celebration: Juice/Measuring Jug : Gifts and Accessories from Scandinavia

Moomin mug from Arabia Finland.

Moomin Mug Hurraa Helsinki World Design Capital 2012 Arabia Iittala

1960s Arabia Finland apple Pomona range ramekin pot by Kaj Franck #vintage #ceramics.  I have this one

Arabia Finland apple Pomona range ramekin pot by Kaj Franck

Vintage Arabia Finland Kaj Franck Large 8" Pitcher Blue Cow Bull Scandanavian

Vintage Arabia Finland Kaj Franck Large 8" Pitcher Blue Cow Bull Scandanavian

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