The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

Stockholm 2011: Finnish designer Sami Kallio presents a collection of furniture, including these stools with legs shaped like lolly sticks, as part of the Greenhouse at Stockholm Furniture Fair this week.

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

Other pieces include a wooden chair with twisted steel backrest and a lamp comprising a metal shade hung with leather over a bent wooden arm.

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

Called The Finnish Blood in Me, the range is inspired by design details Kallio remembers from his childhood in Finland.

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

The Greenhouse presents up-and-coming individual designers and design schools at the Stockholm Furniture Fair, which continues until 12 February. See all our coverage of the event here »

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

Here's a little text from the designer:


THE FINNSIH BLOOD IN ME

A collection inspired, and interpreted of childhood memories from Finland.

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

The armature – WORKSHOP is a reminder from all the workshops and the STOOL from the department store that we visited.

A collection where material and detail are in focus.

The Finnish Blood in Me by Sami Kallio

Nothing strange or conceptual, just memories and function.


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