Vappu Aneri Kärkkäinen's Profile
I'm trained as a visual artist and I work as a painter, photographer, and clothes designer and maker. HELLIN is my clothing brand and main article in this shop.
I have a website for HELLIN at https://hellinsinua.fi.
I'm a visual person who notices little things, and takes pleasure in casual daily life.
Visualizing things and making them come to life, into actual creations, always gives me joy. But how things look never surpasses how they feel and function.
I have a daughter who is now a first grader in school, and still takes up a lot of my time! She is a sensitive child and part of my inspiration for HELLIN clothes. I wanted to make her cute dresses and she didn't want to wear them, because they were not comfortable enough. I realized that I also preferred to wear jersey and knit clothes, so why would I expect her to…
- Joined November 17, 2009