Ann Bäck designs sustainable home interior products. Sustainability, ethics and keeping the production close have always been important to her.
At Minimossen Ann Bäck sells, among other things, compostable dishcloths. She looks forward to the collaboration with the recycling mall, which she describes as “something uplifting in a neat packaging with great values”.
The woman behind the beautiful bouquets and flower arrangements at Eden Flowers is Jennie McCrea. With her knowledge, passion and flowers she is hoping to spread joy through the bouquets.
At Minimossen Jennie also sells trendy houseplants, recycled vases, flowerpots and other gift items.
A truly ecological act is to take care of your things instead of throwing them away when they start to break. My Edge is a company which sharpens knives, scissors and tools.
Entrepreneur Tina Österholm has taken over his son’s company, and in her hands your blades will become sharp as ever. My Edge also sells all kinds of recycled blades which have been sharpened.
Minimossen x FRC
Some of the stuff that passes through Stormossen goes to charity via one of Minimossen’s partners. In the shop you will find the stand of FRC, the proceeds of which go directly to the Finnish Red Cross.
“We are delighted to be a part of Minimossen”, say Maarit Rintamäki, Head of service at the FRC charity shop in Vaasa, and media manager Mayya Ratsuk.
Interior decoration items and children’s clothes get a new life through PSR Palvelu at Minimossen.
Natalia Ivacheva ended up as an entrepreneur at the recycling mall because she wanted to try something new. “Recycling and ecology are important things to me. It is great to feel like I am doing something good when an old item finds a new home.”
RePop Vintage is selling upcycled and restored furniture, light fixtures and interior decoration items. In the RePop shop you will also find a separate section for furniture and light fixtures from the 60s and 70s.
The company is run by Martti Kass, who wants to honour the craftsmanship of the old masters through his work.
Wasa Skate Corner
Wasa Skate Corner sharpens and repairs skates and sells recycled items related to free time and sports.
Recycling is not new for Stefan Ingi who started the company five years ago. “Ice-hockey has always been important to me, so this was an easy choice. Families with children like to pick up used items and in return I receive equipment that has become too small for the children.”
To repair instead of buying new is a sustainable choice. “Our mission at Restyle is to make it easy, fun and trendy to consume sustainable fashion and circular services”, says owner Mia.
In the sewing atelier in the Centre of Vaasa, Restyle have specialized in professional remake and clothing repairs. At the service point at Minimossen clean clothes can easily be dropped off for repair.
Design Kaje gives old and much-loved objects a new life and a new function. Out of love for old objects and their history and with a pinch of Ostrobothnian madness, the furniture carpenter and interior designer Jenni Kaustinen started Design Kaje.
At Minimossen, Design Kaje sells unexpected recycled things such as lamps of old desk phones, speakers of books and jewellery made of porcelain.
Studio Strandman is a Vaasa-based couple, specialized in graphic illustrations. They develop the overall layout for printed products.
At Minimossen they offer colorful postcards, which are produced by bearing sustainable development and natural resources in mind. They hope that their post cards will bring joy to the receiver.
Poplafka is selling vinyls, CDs, books and cartoons, record players and much more.
Anssi Marttinen is the entrepreneur behind Poplafka. Anssi is also known from Radio Vaasa and he has been organizing record fairs for years.
Organic fertilizers, leftover ground clothes, recycled pots and balcony boxes, garden design.
Do you want to join us?
We offer different options for entrepreneurs. You can rent anything from a single shelf to a larger retail space. The entrepreneur must have a Business ID and a short business plan.
For further information, please contact store attendant Sari Friis 010 320 7684.
Recycled and intact lights and small electronic devices.
Playfool offers recycled games for all ages and in all levels of difficulty. The person behind Playfool travels a lot in his main job and makes game finds in his travels in Finland and Northern Europe. Therefore, you can find unusual and interesting games from Minimossen, which are not otherwise sold in Finland. Playfool also accepts broken or defective games, which are then refurbished and given a new life via Minimossen’s gaming department.
Interior products made of old hay poles and planks.