Design: Kari Virtanen
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Nikari’s Periferia is a clean-lined stool designed for saunas and bathrooms. Designed by Kari Virtanen, the sauna stool features a beautiful, slightly concave seat that allows water to drip away via the slit in the middle. Periferia is made of black-stained alder.
Nikari products are made in Finland using only certified wood.
Colour: Black Width: 60 cm Depth: 32 cm Height: 44 cm Material: Alder
Kari Virtanen (b. 1948) is a Finnish carpenter who with his hard working attitude has gained his place as one of the most recognised wooden furniture experts.
In 1967 Virtanen founded Nikari, a company producing high quality wooden furniture.
Nikari is a Finnish manufacturer of wooden furniture founded in 1967, specializing high quality furniture keeping in mind the principles of sustainable development. Nikari was founded by Kari Virtanen, the only Finnish cabinetmaker awarded with the Pro Finlandia medal, and today the company is run by a younger generation of entrepreneurs. Its studio-workshop is located at the Finnish artisan village of Fiskars, and its products are made using mostly locally grown, certified wood. Nikari concentrates on sustainability and quality both in its design and production techniques.