Posts Tagged ‘finland’

Reaktor headquarters by dSign Vertti Kivi & Co, Helsinki – Finland

May 24th, 2018

The design is based on the idea that, above all, the office must provide an inspiring environment for work, which is why it must be easy to adapt and modify it to meet various needs. The sixth floor can be entirely separated from the work spaces, thereby offering a venue for events and a more informal environment for the employees to enjoy, including two atmospheric saunas. The meeting rooms can be converted into a work space when not otherwise needed, and dividers can be used to transform the space according to what is needed.

FRENN store by Pentagon Design, Helsinki – Finland

May 16th, 2018

The aesthetic bears all the hallmarks of Scandinavian design, but is also infused with materials and colours that lend it a cosmopolitan edge. The indigo blue wall ties in with the brand’s new graphic design that also bears the signature of the aforementioned agency. Furnishings are sparse, comprising merely of shelving, a display, a sales counter, and all seamlessly blend into the understated setting.

NOMART showroom by Kuudes, Helsinki – Finland

May 10th, 2018

Even though the products play the leading role, the space itself is anything but boring: the chosen colours and materials give an edgy feel to the otherwise cosy and welcoming space. By using natural shapes and materials, the design speaks the same language as the iconic furniture.

Roster Bar and Restaurant by Bond Agency, Helsinki – Finland

February 28th, 2018

Roster’s design complements the style of the cuisine. Interiors are a mix of captivating elements, custom made furniture with a vintage twist, both raw and refined materials as well as hand picked design objects.

Alko Töölöntori store by Kuudes, Helsinki – Finland

February 12th, 2018

The goal was to design a one-of-a-kind boutique inspired by the 1930s to honour their most prestigious asset: top-notch customer service. Instead of creating a museum stuck in the past, they wanted to celebrate nostalgia with a retail environment that creates an instant wow factor.

Fjord office by Joanna Laajisto, Helsinki – Finland

January 24th, 2018

To achieve the warm and tactile effect demanded in the brief, Laajisto used natural materials throughout the 1,000-square-metre space, including oak flooring, sisal carpets and linen curtains. These are accompanied by plenty of plants.

First Stone Showroom by Yatofu Creatives, Helsinki – Finland

October 10th, 2017

In juxtaposing a modern retail concept with the historic antiquity of amber, First Stone Showroom becomes a space where customers can revel in the experience of browsing a modern high-end jewelry shop, while also reflecting the tone of a cultural “museum-esque” experience.

A•lava by Aalto University Wood Program, Helsinki – Finland

July 18th, 2017

A variation of triangular shapes that determine the walls and openings of the stage also serve as structural elements of the project. The geometry of the roof follows the same principles, raising up to emphasize the location of the stage by means of a set of beams forming a parabolic structure.

Zalando office by Fyra, Helsinki – Finland

April 1st, 2017

When Interior Architects Fyra was assigned to provide the interior design for the Zalando Tech Hub in Helsinki, there was a clear-cut vision from the start: Zalando hoped for not only more space but for a raw industrial look, a vivid colour scheme based on the brand colours and a wide variety of work areas and stations.

Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel by Fyra, Helsinki – Finland

March 22nd, 2017

In the downtown Helsinki harbour area, in lobby of the Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel, the success became apparent when witnessing the first clients pouring in, looking around and then proceeding to take out their phones and start snapping photos – a confirmation that the room boasting with a raw, gutsy interior had become the new living room of the people of Helsinki.

Kalasatama School and Day Care by JKMM Architects, Helsinki – Finland

February 21st, 2017

The colourful and visually inviting school designed by JKMM Architects has no conventional pupils’ desks or stuffy classrooms.

Natural Finland Shop by Yatofu Creatives, Helsinki – Finland

December 16th, 2016



We set the brief to be an open and inviting retail space, with a bright and airy feel, while exuding the warm comfort of the Scandinavian attitude. The actual product category would be determined later, so functional aspects of the space were to be designed with an ethereal hand.

Fazer Visitor Center & Meeting Center by K2S Architects, Vantaa – Finland

October 4th, 2016

The exhibitions present both heritage of chocolate making and future directions. Events such as chocolate making or cooking courses can be attended. All public spaces in the visitor center are located on ground level, which allows easy access and flexibility of all spaces.

Pukkila flagship store identity by Pentagon Design, Raisio – Finland

May 20th, 2016

Finding and choosing the right product from the broad Pukkila selection was also clarified by giving each category a different identity colour.

University of Lapland by Suvi-Maria Silvola and Laura Seppänen, Rovaniemi – Finland

February 1st, 2016

The restaurant in Agora is now welcoming local guests and tourists to enjoy the new atmosphere among the students. The blue area is equipped with bar-height furniture in balance for both dining and working. The green area invites to rest and discuss.

Le Roy Nightclub by Joanna Laajisto, Helsinki – Finland

September 13th, 2015



Much of the corner in downtown Helsinki’s main restaurant area has been under renovation and several restaurants have now re-opened. Among them is not just the second-floor Le Roy but also Michel downstairs, also designed by Laajisto and owned by the Center-Inn group that operates over a dozen restaurants in Helsinki.

Hotel Indigo Helsinki by Arkkitehdit Soini & Horto, Helsinki – Finland

June 22nd, 2015



Hotel Indigo Boulevard is located in a historical boulevard in central Helsinki where the surrounded buildings have their origins from the the beginning of the 1800-1900s.

Health Clinic Ruukki by alt Architects & Karsikas, Siikajoki – Finland

June 8th, 2015

New Health clinic is a sympathetic, small-scale public building.

Michel Restaurant & Cocktail Bar by Joanna Laajisto, Helsinki – Finland

May 29th, 2015

The studio of Finnish interior designer Joanna Laajisto is behind the design and overall renovation of the new Michel Restaurant & Cocktail Bar in Helsinki, Finland.

Luxbag Store by Pure Design, Helsinki – Finland

March 3rd, 2015

The new Luxbag Helsinki boutique specializes in luxury accessories, clothing and shoes for women.