Klaus Haapaniemi


Klaus HaapaniemiKlaus Haapaniemi is well known for his illustrations, advertising art and clothing fabric prints. He has created a number of fanciful prints for the likes of iittala and Marimekko, distinguishing himself with his ornamental style. His Taika dinnerware line for iittala has proven enormously popular in both Finland and abroad and has been released in a number of colorwaves. Likewise, his Jaakarhu polar bear design for Marimekko has received an equally enthusiastic reception. The adorable design is featured on a number of readymade items from mousepads to bedding. A young designer, Haapaniemi is only at the beginning of what is sure to be a prolific career.

 

Source: Marimekko.com

 

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Iittala

Iittala offers glassware that is as attractive as it is functional. Its brand encompasses a range of glassware, cookware and art pieces that continue to push boundaries in the name of ingenuity.

 

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Marimekko

Marimekko is a leading Finnish textile and clothing design company. The company designs, manufactures and markets high-quality clothing, interior decor textiles, bags and other accessories.

 

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Kalevala Koru

Kalevala Koru is the largest jewelry manufacturer in Finland, and has distinguished itself with its high quality gold, silver and bronze jewelry. Kalevala creates pieces that are inspired by Finnish folklore.

 

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