- 100% washed European Masters of linen
- Made in Finland
- Designer : Kaarina Tiainen
Saimaanorppa small towel
Northern nature and our environment are precious for Lapuan Kankurit and therefore we they now participating in fundraising for the Finnish association for nature conservation, Suomen luonnonsuojeluliitto to protect The Saimaa Ringed Seal, an endangered seal living in Lake Saimaa, Finland.
Saimaannorppa, the Finnish version of "leopard pattern", is designed by Kaarina Tiainen and the series include sauna textiles, such as seat covers, sauna pillows and washed linen towels as well as wool blankets and hot water bottles. Psst! The print in each hot water bottle is slightly different, just like each Saimaa Ringed Seal.
The products include Save the Saimaa Ringed Seal woven logo and Lapuan Kankurit donates a fixed sum to Suomen luonnonsuojeluliitto for each delivered product. Donation for each 48 x 70 cm towel is 0,80€ and for each 95 x 180 cm towel 2,80 €.
Made out of 100% Masters of Linen long staple linen yarn, grown and spun in Europe according Öko-Tex standard. Yarns are dyed in Europe, mainly in Finland. Product development and design, material purchasing, bindings of the fabric and programming of the jacquard machine is done in Lapuan Kankurit's weaving mill in Finland. Warping, preparing, weaving, finishing, drying and fabric inspection is done in their own weaving mill in Finland. Sewing in own daughter sewing company in Lithuania, in Lapuan Kankurit's weaving mill in Finland and in subsidiaries located nearby in Finland. Accessories come from Europe, mainly from Finland. Main part of production is made in Finland. Country of origin is Finland.