What once was a daring deviation from iitala’s simple lines has become one of the most beloved dinnerware designs, and this bold midnight blue and white dinner plate is the latest extension of the sought-after series. Designed by Klaus Haapaniemi, the Taika (Magic) pattern tells the story of an enchanted forest full of fanciful creatures with a folklore feel. An ornate owl takes center stage on this dishwasher, freezer, microwave and oven-safe plate. Surprisingly versatile, try pairing this porcelain plate with other Taika designs or iittala patterns to create a whimsical place setting.
Care: Freezer, microwave, oven and dishwasher safe
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