Are you looking for a unique crafts product, a local craftsperson or a gift? Perhaps you are seeking high-quality materials or equipment for a crafts project of your own? The shops of Taito regional crafts associations are there to help whenever you need a ready-made crafts product, or ideas and materials for making something yourself. A Finnish crafts product is an excellent choice when the maker of the product and the story behind it are important to the buyer. Tourism is a key part of local Taito-accosiations operations. For example, Taitokortteli in Joensuu and Kenkävero in Mikkeli are lively service clusters that play a huge role in the cities’ tourism and cultural activities.
Taito Shop is the largest marketing chain for Finnish crafts and it offers locally made products with a personal touch that stand the test of time. There are 23 Taito Shops all over Finland, run by regional crafts associations.The Taito Shop chain also includes an online shop, in addition to outlets in the following localities:
Helsinki, Hyvinkää, Joensuu, Joutsa, Jyväskylä, Kenkävero Mikkeli, Kokkola, Kouvola, Kuopio, Lappeenranta, Mikkeli, Mänttä, Oulu, Pieksämäki, Pori, Rovaniemi, Saarijärvi, Savonlinna, Seinäjoki, Tampere, Turku, Vaasa, Varkaus.
Other shops run by regional crafts associations
The shops run by regional crafts associations offer a wide range of materials and products.In connection with Crafts Centres, there is often a smaller shop or outlet selling crafts materials and local products. Some of the shops focus specifically on tourism and tourist products, as well as other products made by local crafts entrepreneurs.
Kauppiaskatu 12 / Köpmansgatan 12, Parainen / Pargas
Ihanien tavaroiden kauppa
Marttilankatu 1, Sastamala