TDF awards

This year for the very first time designers, design students and design amateurs were awarded with a TDF-award. The award ceremony was held at the same time with the Spring Design Market by Uuden Muotoilun Yhdistys at the VPK-house on Saturday 7.5.2016. The jury consisted of Jenni Jokiniemi, Tarmo Karhu, Erika Halonen, Matti Järvinen and Hanna Pennanen. The public had also the opportunity to vote for their favorite. Total value of the prizes was approx. 6000 €.

The winners

1. Professionals: Kaffillari
2500 € + an exhibition for the winning product at The Shift Business Festival 31.5.-1.6.2016.


2. Students: Black Gold by Iiris Herttua
1000 €




3. Amateurs: Amu stool by Shoko Bamba
500 €


Public’s favourites

1. Professionals: Farmesterit-collection by myssyfarmi
One-month-long exhibition/selling spot at PUF Design Market



2. Students: MUOTO-mortteli by Maria Kivijärvi
One-month-long exhibition/selling spot at PUF Design Market


3. Amateurs: Hexat by Mikko Leppänen
A gift card worth of 100€ to PUF Design Market



Congratulations for all the winners!