Entries by Marko Ala

STOCKHOLM FURNITURE FAIR 2016

Designful and inspiring SFF 2016 The Stockholm Furniture Fair has been bringing together furniture manufacturers, designers, journalists, architects, decorators and admirers of Scandinavian design across the world for years now. We, the Oot-Oot Studio team, also managed to take visit to the biggest Nordic design event. Straight from the ferry to the fair, the feeling is divine […]

NORDIC MINIMALIST GRAPHICS FOR JANUARY

3 exquisite Nordic graphics to put on the wall Furniture is our thing and we sure can help one with choosing the right pieces for the home. Those Estonian makers offer the right pieces for the walls of the home. They are nordic, they are pure and go together with our products extremely well.  ✄ Nordic Herbarium has […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM OOT-OOT STUDIO

Last year was full of changes and adventures for Oot-Oot Studio. Many new products were added to collection and new people joined the team.  In 2016 we are also going to represent a number of new designs in our collection. We are working on armchair, pendants, shelves and many other products. Our new website is going to be […]

FRANTIC HOME AT TUUDI RAILWAY STATION IN ESTONIA

Frantic and courageous home at old Tuudi railway station in Estonia The Tuudi railway station is situated at the west region of the Estonia. Inside the ascetic station building, a mix of functionalism and traditionalism architecture planned by Leon Johanson from year 1930, is created courageous interior.  The upstanding wooden windows, doors and floors are originals and together with the calcareous-white […]

THE LOCAL MAKERS GIFT GUIDE FOR DECEMBER

KOKOMO is on the mission to develop the coffee culture in Estonia and bring good taste to people. They have launched their own coffee roastery called Kokomo Coffee Roasters and brand new website with blog and online store. Bring good coffee and speciality ways of making coffee to your own home or give as a gift to your friend. […]

SNEAK PEEK OF 3 NEW PRODUCTS

Sneak peek of 3 new products in development In the upcoming year we are planning on adding many new products to our collection. We would like to share the projects with you.  All the people in Oot-Oot Studio are involved in product development process. The leading designers are Joonas Torim and Mihkel Mölder. The first new design […]

5 MODULES, 101 POSSIBILITIES – CREATE YOUR OWN SOFA

5 modules, 101 possibilities – create your own sofa! The modular sofa in our collection is well known for it’s diversity. We created pictures, to simplify  imagining and undestanding some of the possible layout options for the modules. We have 5 different modules. The corner, seat and ottoman module with dimensions 90×90 cm and the narrower seat and […]

HOME FILLED WITH DESIGN, VINTAGE FINDS AND CRAFTS

Finnish blogger Kaisa’s design, vintage and crafts filled home in Helsinki This time we’re sneaking in to a lovely family home in Helsinki. The graphic and clearly nordic house belongs to Kaisa Palomäki and her family. Kaisa is an inspiring mom, blogger and shopkeeper from Finland. Enjoy the short interview focusing on her home below.   Whose home is this? […]

SHELL GAS STATION CONVERTED TO HOME

Shell gas station converted to galerist Juerg Judin’s home and studio The gas station built in 1954 was abandoned for many years until the galerist Juerg Judin decided to have it, the year was 2005. The convertion from gas station to home and studio took 3 years and the process was completed with the help of German […]