Tove Jansson. The creator of Moomin characters. Helsinki. Even though she was a swede/finn I think Moomi's are one of the best finnish things ever. Design, caracter, story, moral and emotional appeal wise.
Vanamo (Linnaea borealis) pendant by Maija Puoskari has been inspired by a Finnish flora. Vanamo is a small subarctic woodland plant, also known as ”twinflower” that refers to the plant’s paired flowers. Pink bell-shaped flowers are fragrant, especially at night time. Materials are powder coated steel and mouth blown glass. Photos: Chikako Harada
The Octo lamp, designed by Seppo Koho for Secto Design, has a wooden shade which is hand-made from Finnish birch. I must say it looks even better in real life! Have.