Entries by Marko Ala

VISITING DESIGNER RISTOMATTI RATIA

On a warm summery day we packed our bags and set off for Finland. We headed to Helsinki to visit the designer Ristomatti Ratia. Ristomatti Ratia has been working as a designer for fifty years now. Many of his works have gained the status of design classic. Ristomatti’s parents,  Father Viljo and mother Armi Ratia, […]

BEST MOMENTS OF HEADREAD 2016

On 24th to 29th of May Estonian literature festival HEADREAD 2016 took place. We also participated offering comfortable seating for the performers on stage of Estonian Writers’ Union house. During the week Cosmo armchairs and coffee tables hosted many exciting and inspiring quests from here and abroad – writers, artists, poets etc. Even more, we had a chance to […]

THE UNBELIEVABLE TUUDI RAILWAY STATION

Visiting the unbelievable Tuudi railway station Words and images: Marko Ala Some time ago we spotted an interesting house online – Tuudi railway station. The restored station building is now on sale and we wanted to have a closer look. Heading to the west of Estonia, the drive to Tuudi takes exactly one hour. Surrounded by silence […]

BRIGHT AND MINIMALIST HOME BY BK RUUM

In this bright and Nordic interior the main focus is on Estonian design and the owner’s collection of art. Gladly our Cosmo sofa, armchair, footstool and sideboard Hosh are also set in.   The harmoniously minimalistic yet warm interior is designed by Britta Kongo from studio BK Ruum. Read the interview below to find out the designer’s principles […]

JOLOS EVENTS OFFICE BY KAMP ARCHITECTS

Jolos Events recently opened their new office in the Noblessner Quarter. We’re happy to be included with the Cosmo sofas, armchairs and tables. Interior architecture is done by KAMP Architects.   Jolos Events is fullservice event marketing and creative agency from Estonia. Appreciating good quality, successful result and satisfied client, their team is assembled with the most important qualities […]

GALLERY: OOT-OOT STUDIO AT FURNITURE FAIR «INTERJÖÖR 2016»

Estonian furniture fair Interjöör 2016 is over for this time. Thank you all for visiting our stand during the weekend. The two highlights for us were the opportunity to introduce you our new products Dot, Flot, Voog and being awarded with the People’s Choice for Best Stand. You support is everything to us, thank you for appreciating our […]

GRAPHICAL CARPETS FOR MARCH

Season is changing, the spring is here! It is time to freshen up the home and bring new colors, patterns and textiles in. Why not start with a new graphic-geometrical patterned carpet? Carpet is the element at home, that makes interior come alive while feeling warm and soft under the toes. Take a look at those […]

THE 60S NEVER LEFT – AN EXCEPTIONAL INTERIOR

The 60s Never Left – an exceptional home from Estonia The 60s-70s styled interiors keep us wondering – why those brilliant decades had to come to an end? Whether different decades from the past are making comeback or a new era is beginning – the interior design could easily stay like it was 50 years ago.   The home designed by Toomas […]