Tapio Virkkala's 'Bolle' glassware, above, designed for Venini in inspired 'Happy Pills', below, a new design by Fabio Novembre for the Murano glass company. Both are made using the ancalmon glass-blowing technique.
From Start to Finnish: Architonic surveys Scandinavian design hero Tapio Wirkkala's remarkable oeuvre -- 'Coreano' series by Tapio Wirkkala for Venini, image courtesy of the Tapio Wirkkala Rut Bryk Foundation
iittala Festivo Candle Holders The iittala Festivo candle holders were designed by Timo Sarpaneva in and have become a highly-regarded symbol of Finnish design ever since. These remarkable candle holders have the look and feel.