POHJANMAAN® x YOUNG FINNISH DESIGN® furniture design competition!
New designs by young Finnish designers to Pohjanmaan® collection through a design competition!

A competition is a great way to connect young designers and manufacturers and it offers an opportunity for young designers to step into the industry!
— Elisa Luoto & Heidi Maria Huovinen, Co-founders & Designers

Cooperation to push new Finnish design forward together!

Young Finnish Design Oy organized an open competition for Pohjanmaan Kaluste Oy. The goal of the competition was to find new designs for Pohjanmaan® collection. The competition was pointed to young designers who are or have studied design in Finland. During the competition we received many innovative design proposals from young designers from which the board selected 2 winners and 4 honorary awarded designs!

Sofa category:
1st place Yi-Chiao Tien
1st Honorary award Aleksi Remsu & Pauliina Jokivuo
2nd Honorary award Juho Pasila

Dining set category:
1st place Riikka Emilia Forsström
1st Honorary award Veera Forsman
2nd Honorary award Aleksi Madetoja

Stay tuned to see how the process with Pohjanmaan Kaluste Oy moves forward!


Want to know more about the design competition?
Call Elisa +358 50 540 094 5 or send an email to  elisa.luoto@youngfinnishdesign.com

We are super happy to be cooperating with Pohjanmaan Kaluste, one of Finland´s largest and most known furniture companies!
You are the best!