iittala alvar aalto vase grey 22cm
What started as a glass factory in Iittala, Finland, today celebrates generations of essential objects that are made to enrich people’s everyday lives. We believe objects should be distinctive, combinable and multi-functional, with lasting design that inspires individual use and expression.
As a company based in Finland, where quality, aesthetics and functionality are important values, Iittala believes in interior design that lasts a lifetime. The progressive philosophy of our design heroes, Kaj Franck and Alvar Aalto, still inspires us to keep Iittala forever relevant.
Iittala don’t just create beautiful objects. They believe in timeless design that will never be thrown away.
A radical and modern shape created in 1936 by world known architect Alvar Aalto. Every Aalto vase is the result of unique handicraft. Making an Aalto vase requires the work of seven skilled craftsmen and takes several hours.
There are various ways to use these beautiful objects.