The Veljekset (Brothers) pattern by Maija Louekari celebrates Finland's 100th anniversary of independence. Inspired by Finnish folk tales, it artfully depicts the wildlife that inhabits the northern country. Lightweight yet sturdy, this small playwood tray is perfect for accommodating food or displaying decorative items.
The bold, effusive prints and textiles of Marimekko are the first to come to mind for many when thinking about Finnish design. Founded in 1951 by Finnish couple Viljo and Armi Ratia, the name Marimekko translated literally means "Mary-dress." Marimekko’s impact reaches beyo... More Marimekko
The award-winning Finnish designer Maija Louekari (born 1982) received her Master's in design and B.A. in interior decoration from the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. She made her big break after winning a design competition organized by the University of Art and Design Helsinki ... More Maija Louekari
The Veljekset pattern is so charming as well as deeply meaningful in celebration of Finnish heritage and independence. This pattern inspired an entire home redesign at my place! The tray is perfect because it demonstrates the whole pattern in one visual glimpse. You can see all the forest creatures, the bear! the delightful mushrooms, and all the lovely forest fauna at once. The tray is the perfect size for your kitchen, living room, or bedroom to be useful in any number of ways :)
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