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Finntastic Blueberry Pie recipe

You know the Finnish summer is at its best when mum makes the first blueberry pie. With the forest berry season upon us, the dessert tables fills with blueberries in

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A Finnish twist on the traditional afternoon tea

The traditional British afternoon tea is a one of a kind culinary experience. To enter into the 19th century spirit, Salutorget’s afternoon tea combines the old English heritage with the

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Tove Jansson – a must-see exhibition

The globally famous Tove Jansson would have turned 100 years this year and she is celebrated in her home country Finland with a huge exhibition at the Finnish National Gallery,

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Exciting decor items for S/S 2014

Seeing all this gorgeous decor items and furnitures being published for the past months, makes me full of excitement for the summer, the graphic patterns are eye-catching and materials like brass and cork

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A Day at Design District Helsinki

If you´re planning a weekend trip to the Finnish capital, make sure you don’t miss the Design District. Located in the city centre and its surrounding neighborhoods Punavuori, Kamppi and

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PRE HELSINKI fashion event

Pre Helsinki Launched For The First Time This May The Finnish fashion industry has found another way to present their creations, not only to the local people but also to

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Gift ideas for Mother’s Day

If anyone deserves a little extra love and attention it’s mothers. We all know we should acknowledge their numerous selfless acts of love more often, so on May 12th when

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Event: Claire Aho – Studio Works at The Photographers’ Gallery in London

Claire Aho, 87, is considered the pioneer of Finnish editorial photography. Now it is possible to see Aho’s magnificent works at The Photographers’ Gallery in London. The exhibition focuses on

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Weeknight Dinner Idea: Finnish Sausage Casserole

I love cooking quick and easy meals during the week and that inspired me when I was planning my recipe for this week. This recipe is great for busy evenings

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Event: Ivana Helsinki 15 – On the way home exhibition at Design Museum in Helsinki

The Ivana Helsinki brand is a great part of the recent Finnish fashion history. The brand was founded 15 years ago by Paola Ivana Suhonen and her sister, Pirjo Suhonen.

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