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Lasipalatsi Design Markets & Fashion Film Festival next week!

Lasipalatsi Design Markets is a sales event at Lasipalatsinaukio in Helsinki that brings together the most interesting fresh designers from around Finland, and this year also a few talents from abroad. The event has already an established reputation. And of course Paloni is there as well!

This year the event is even more special than before, since it has been expanded to also involve a Fashion Film Festival – just how great is that! The festival takes place at Bio Rex, and the films are partly fashion-classics, partly material curated especially for this event by e.g. Paola Suhonen.

Lasipalatsi design market

Actually our participation at Lasipalatsi Design Markets is quite special, as Paloni is proud to be the first participant ever representing several designers. We wanted to show Helsinki what the rest of Finland has to offer, and chose three labels from outside Helsinki that couldn’t represent themselves at the event. So, at our stand you will find:

– classic women’s clothing and accessories by SIPILÄ (designed and made by Linda Sipilä in Seinäjoki with the help of seamstress Riitta Mäki-Jouppi)

Linda Sipilä Huivi

SIPILÄ soy bean scarf 79€, SIPILÄ tunic with pockets 159€. Picture by SIPILÄ.

– interesting and different leisurewear and accessories for both men and women by POGOSTICK failure (designed and made by Minna Rytkönen & Emmi Korhonen in Kuopio)

Pogostick Failure

Fringe Tee in orange / black&white 68€, Macrame Bag 79€. Both from Finnish textile industry leftovers. Picture by POGOSTICK failure.

– the cutest toys (also as do-it-yourself packages), as well as posters and cards by PaaPii Design (designed and made by Anniina Isokangas in Alaveteli)

Paapii Mallisto Pöllöpehmo

PaaPii Design owls (big 36€, small 26€, do-it-yourself package for a big owl 21€). Picture by PaaPii Design.

And the most important – here are the opening hours of the Lasipalatsi Design Markets:

Wednesday 1.8. 17-20
Thursday 2.8. 12-20
Friday 3.8. 12-20
Saturday 4.8. 12-18

Hope to see you there! 🙂