A tried and true classic gets a new look. Teema's traditional blue glaze is speckled with a lighter hue, adding dreamy dimension to the smooth surface. With the dots' placement a random result of the production process, each porcelain piece is a unique constellation. Iittala Teema was designed by Kaj Franck in 1952, yet it remains a timeless essential for the modern home today. Derived from the three simple forms of a circle, square and rectangle, the clean lines allow it to be combined with all other iittala lines like Taika, Origo and Kartio in effortless harmony. It is functional, durable, and refined in the spirit of Scandinavian and Nordic design. From plates to platters, cups to bowls, each piece of porcelain is oven, freezer, dishwasher and microwave safe. This convenience of cooking, serving and clean-up makes it as suited to everyday dining, while its beauty makes it worthy of the most special table settings.
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
Born in Finland in the early 1900’s, designer Kaj Franck preferred deconstructed design and valued usability as it directly related to beauty. In removing excessive elements, his simplistic designs are comfortable and easily palatable for home use. Franck’s hauntingly beautiful Kartio Glass... More Kaj Franck