The story goes that 1000 blankets were expected at this yarnbombing event in Helsinki, Finland, but ended up with 7800 and used only about half the pile. After the yarnbombing event all the blankets were donated to the safe house movement.
Helsinki's famous concert hall, designed by Alvar Aalto. It's still a neat place with cool architecture, but sadly the acoustics aren't great, so the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra recently moved to the new Helsingin musiikkitalo.
Helsinki, Finland (by John C.) Raitio vaunut and the streets mom told me she had a hard time walking on as a teen in high heels --- I had a hard time walking in heels too in a Finland and that's recently!