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Umbrellas and parasols

Tue, 08 Jun 2010 21:07:13 +0000

So – last week I was at the interiorlifestyleTokyo Fair spring 2010. Apart from what you’re immediately at and networking with new and old, there’s always the excitement of the first walk-about. For some reason, what struck me were umbrellas and parasols. Maybe there’s the background of all these big storms in the news (right!), but more [...]

Johanna Gullichsen launches new bag designs and Puzzle family in Japan

Tue, 11 May 2010 11:47:20 +0000

In response to the variety of table settings and dining cultures in Japan, Johanna Gullichsen was happy to design a product family of placemats in varying sizes. They are called Puzzle and design relies strongly on the economy-of-fabric principle: measurements utilize the maximum amount of the fabric’s repeat and patterns so that “nothing is left [...]

Double I to lead interiorlifestyleTOKYO visit in June 2010

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 11:05:35 +0000

Double I will accompany a group of Finnish manufacturers on a business fact  finding mission to the interiorlifestyleTOKYO fair at Tokyo Big Sight during the first week of June 2010.

JG To Participate in Hirameki, Tokyo 2010

Fri, 09 Apr 2010 12:46:40 +0000

Johanna Gullichsen Textile Craft & Design will participate in Hirameki Design x Finland, a showcase of Finnish design talent during Tokyo Designers’ Week from October 29 to November 7, 2010. The brand will be highlighting the versatility of the graphical and strong fabrics within various interior applications and upholstery. Hardoy Butterfly-chair in grey Eos fabric with [...]

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about :

Henriikka Saarela is an international project and design management professional with 12 years of university and business experiences from Japan. Double I Ltd. was founded n 2009 on the principle that an in-depth understanding of two different cultures allows for mutually enriching communication, efficient project management and the identification of successful business opportunities. Double I is about the strengths of having two "I's" - two identities, two "eye's" - two ways of seeing and then there is a double amount of ai - 愛 - love, too.

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