Category Archives: Scandinavian Design

Klaus Haappaniemi and Iittala

We were quite honoured recently to preview a brand new ceramic collection designed by Klaus Haappaniemi and produced by Iittala.  The magical designs for ‘Tanssi’ were originally used for a beautifully costumed Opera, ‘A Cunning Little Vixen’. All the animals … Continue reading

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Marylebone Interiors Day at Skandium

Marylebone Interiors Day aims to capture the design spirit of London by offering art and design Students the chance to display their crafts and designs in one of London’s premier design districts. We were lucky to meet the very talented … Continue reading

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Scandinavia Show, Earls Court 6-7th October 2012

Now in its third year this is becoming a popular fixture in the Autumn social calendar for both British resident Scandinavians and their fans. We really went to town with decorating our stand, using Chinese lanterns, delphiniums and agonitum, clematis … Continue reading

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Inspiration from nature

Across the centuries Artists and Designers have drawn inspiration from mother nature. For example, a landscape artist spending time in Scotland would probably incorporate not just the colours but also the shapes, smells and textures of the highlands in their … Continue reading

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Helsinki, the design capital of the world for 2012

Finnish brands and products are still very much in demand across the globe. This is hardly surprising when Finland’s designers and artists continue to amaze and delight us with new and exciting designs. We therefore personally feel that Helsinki’s world … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon at Skandium, RHS Chelsea week, 22nd-26th May 2012

On the Brompton road during one of the hottest weeks of the year we set up our pop up shop at Skandium for five days, as part of the Knightsbridge initiative to celebrate the Chelsea Flower Show. Skandium sells the best … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping in London

Flor Unikon Shopping roadshow: During the months of November and December we have had wonderful opportunties to promote and sell our creations at some great alternative venues. On the 16th November we were invited by Skandium to host a Christmas … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon in Helsinki, 17th-20th November 2011

The busy Christmas season began this weekend in our Helsinki workshop. We created a series of decorations for party and corporate events as well as decorating our workshop windows with seasonal lights, berries and candles. One of the events was … Continue reading

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Marylebone High Street Christmas Shopping Evening, 16th November

The village of Marylebone is one of London’s delightful treasures. To experience its chic boutiques, independent coffee bars and smart restaurants is something very special indeed. We therefore felt quite priviliged to be asked by Skandium, a contemporary furniture and household department store www.skandium.com/ , to … Continue reading

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Scandinavia Show, Earls Court, London, 8-9 October 2011

This is the second year running we have attended this event and pleased to report that this one was bigger and better. Over 5,000 visitors attended on day one alone. We were entertained by the Danish Gospel Choir, the Finnish Tango … Continue reading

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