Iittala embraces the essence of Nordic living. It is about functional yet refined aesthetics, but it’s also about a deep respect for the progressive ideas that that shape our way of life. For us, design is a human issue. It is a way of looking forward.Iittala promises to respect the qualities and values that make our design lasting and timeless, and always be guided by the knowledge handed down to us by our designers - and the passionate craftspeople who have run our factory since 1881.