Daily life of Finnish homes – new stamp issue unveiled

September 15th, 2015

According to info received by FindYourStampsValue.com, Finnish Post has unveiled a set of stamps that continues the series of stamps to mark the centennial year of Finnish independence to be celebrated in 2017.

The issue was put into circulation on the 11th of September.

Created by graphic designer Ilkka Kärkkäinen, the Everyday Design stamp booklet features Finnish designers and their classic products from different eras. Stylishly designed practical objects have been a typical element of daily life in Finnish homes for several decades.

The stamps in the booklet depict the Solifer moped by Richard Lindh, the Kukkuluuruu fabric designed for Marimekko by Sanna Annukka, the Block lamp by Harri Koskinen, the Paratiisi plate by Birger Kaipiainen, the Mademoiselle lounge chair by Ilmari Tapiovaara and the Ultima Thule glass by Tapio Wirkkala.

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