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Forssa Textile Week brings together textile professionals who share the ideology of ethical and sustainable textiles. Our participants range from spinners to weavers, to clothing and pattern designers, to companies that focus on reusable and recycled textiles. At the Forssa Textile Week Pop-up, you can find sustainable products and get inpired by the world of textile design.


Shops in Forssa City Center

  • Puistolinna (Hämeentie 2)
  • Weaving Mill (Kutomonkuja)
  • Spinning Mill (Wahreninkatu)
  • Työväentalo (Kauppakatu 17)
  • Old Factory Hotel (Hämeentie 1)

    Picture: Ida Pettersson

    Ensimmäinen tekstiilille omistettu tapahtumaviikko Suomessa!

    Puistolinna

    Hämeentie 2
    Thu-Sun 10-17

    Forssa Textile Week opens textile-themed pop-up shops in the city center. At Puistolinna, next to the Market Square, you can find a selection of products from sustainable and ethical Finnish textile brands and producers.

    Located at Puistolinna are:
    Aurinkokehrä
    Hanna Tamminen
    Kehräämö Mustalammas
    Luova Kudonta (Saturday 17.8.)
    Seimekko
    Sipuseiska
    TexVex (Thursday-Friday 15.-16.8.)
    Urpolan Tilapuoti
    Vuonue
    Wetterhoff

    You can also find a member of the Forssa Textile Week event staff on location at Puistolinna. They will help you navigate the event. Don't hesitate to turn to us. You are most welcome!

    Located in the same building are Mari Shop and a yarn store Janskun Lanka. Around the corner, you can find a local fabric store Kankainen.

    Picture: Vuonue

    Ensimmäinen tekstiilille omistettu tapahtumaviikko Suomessa!

    Kutomo / The Weaving Mill

    Marja Hannula
    Puuvillakatu 4 A 1, a wooden house

    Finlayson Shop
    Kutomonkuja 1 / Yhtiönkatu
    Thu-Fri 10-18, Sat 10-16, Sun closed

    Rykkeri shop & workspace
    Puuvillakatu 4C

    The historical Weaving Mill is home to not one, not two but three shops/workshops! Marja Hannula sells handmade textile, Finlayson shop carries some of the all-time favorites in printed and woven household textiles and Rykkeri / Forssa Fabric designs, prints and sews clothing, and household textile products on location by hand. At the Rykkeri Shop you can also find products from other local companies and small businesses.

    Picture: Rykkeri, Kati Länsikylä

    Ensimmäinen tekstiilille omistettu tapahtumaviikko Suomessa!

    Kehräämö / Spinning Mill

    Forssa museum & Pattern Center (Kuosikeskus)
    Wahreninkatu 12 & 13
    Thu-Sun 11-18

    Forssa Museum & Pattern Center Museum Shop! Set your afternoon tea on a tray decorated with 1970's beautiful patterns or tie your hair up with a scrunchie made from Forssa Factory textiles! Forssa Museum Shop is filled with products that showcase a range of vibrant patterns from the Forssa textile factories and Forssa atelier. The Museum Shop collection offers a variety of household items, jewelry, hair accessories, literature, paper products, and small mementos to remember your visit to Forssa. Made mainly by Finnish and local Forssa craftsmen and companies, or in our own museum workshop, you won't find these anywhere else!

    Get your own piece of Finnish textile history here!

    Picture: Forssan museo

    Ensimmäinen tekstiilille omistettu tapahtumaviikko Suomessa!

    Työväentalo

    Kauppakatu 17
    Open Thu-Sun 10-17


    Forssa Työväentalo is transformed into a pop-up shop! Here you can find textiles and other pattern products from ethical producers, designers and brands. You are most welcome to explore the collections of printed and woven textiles. Let the patterns decorate your life!

    Anna ja Liisa
    Design Palet
    EHKÄ Design
    Tmi Elina Rebers - REBERS design
    Forssa Art School
    HuiHui
    Ida Pettersson
    Jaana Huhtanen Design
    KissKiss
    Luonnonlahja
    Maria Jernkvist
    Marjaana Niskanen
    mary a. jalava
    Ruter Knekt Design
    Seriöösi
    Studio Sees
    Tarja Siik
    Varuna

    At Työväentalo you can also find a memeber of Forssa Textile Week event staff, and find help navigating the event. Don't hesitate to ask, we are here to help!

    Picture: Seriöösi

    Ensimmäinen tekstiilille omistettu tapahtumaviikko Suomessa!

    Factory Hotel

    Hämeentie 1
    Open Thu-Sun 10-17


    The old Factory Hotel hosts educational institutions that provide programs in textile and design. Visit the pop-ups where you can find products from students and young professionals, and explore the opportunities in the field of design.


    Tavastia Educational Consortium
    Novia  Yrkehögskolan / University of Applied Sciences & Fibershed Finland
    Novida
    Salon seudun ammattiopisto / SSKKY


    Picture: Forssa Textile Week 2023, Riikka Laaksoharju.

    Ensimmäinen tekstiilille omistettu tapahtumaviikko Suomessa!