Since its birth in 2007, Klaus Haapaniemi's Taika (Magic) dinnerware had fans of fine design enamored yet eager for more. Now, it's excitingly extended to other home décor items, including this beautiful fringed blanket that just begs to be touched. Made from 100% extra fine merino wool, the quality material provides substantial warmth yet remains lightweight enough to transition between seasons. The denim blue hue is equally soft and soothing, but Taika's whimsical, wide-eyed owl ensures the design is far from drab; when not in use, it serves as textile art draped over a couch back or bench.
You’d be hard-pressed to find a Finn or fan of Finnish design that doesn’t recognize the iittala logo, designed by Timo Sarpaneva in 1956 and inspired by his “i-line” range. The logo serves as a symbol of quality craftsmanship, timeless design, and thoughtful functionality. Many collectors ... More iittala
Designer Klaus Haapaniemi (born 1970) was dubbed one of most important rising stars in illustration and design by the international WGSN trend analysis service. After graduating as a graphic designer from the Lahti Institute of Design, Finland, the now London-based creative has had no short... More Klaus Haapaniemi