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uutu is the newest range of vases by Iittala: a simple cuboid shape, which comes in a variety of different jewel tones. In fact, Ruutu is the Finnish for “diamond”. And its vast range of colours, is what enchants us the most: a variety of different jewel tones, which you can mix and match as you please.

What is it? Ruutu is a range of vases in hand-blown glass, available in a variety of different colours, which you can mix and match as you please.
What is special about it? Ruutu is in hand-blown glass, made following traditional manufacturing techniques. Ruutu has a clean and simple aesthetic; these refined pieces are available in a variety of different colours. Ruutu is beautiful either as a stand-alone piece or can be grouped with other vases of the same line. In fact, when you display various pieces together, light is captured in a variety of different ways.
How is it made? Ruutu is in hand-blown glass, made following traditional manufacturing techniques. Ruutu is available in five different sizes and in seven different jewel tones.
Who is it by? Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, these French brother are two of the most popular designers around. Their incredibly creative design projects inspire fantastical imagery, with an ever-changing game of organic shapes. What is their scope? To design objects which can be interpreted in a variety of different ways. Just like these vases, which you can mix and match together, to display in a variety of different ways and in a variety of different colour combinations.
We have chosen it because… All pieces from the Ruutu range have a clean and simple aesthetic; this is a bright and colourful addition to any room. You can even display them as a group, mixing and matching different colours together. They are bound to add a personal style touch to any home.

 

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