Opened in mid-September at Gate 27, the Collection shop carries a wide selection of stylish quality items from international top brands, including Porsche Design's stunning accessories.
'We wanted to bring this brand to Helsinki Airport because the products are such a perfect fit for our product range. Each Porsche Design product represents high-end style, and the brand is especially strong and sought after among European and Asian shoppers,' a World Duty Free Group representative tells us.
A luxury brand built on solid craftsmanship and state-of-the-art technology
The Porsche Design Studio was founded by Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, designer of the legendary Porsche 911. The company began operation in 1972 in Stuttgart, Germany, and later relocated to Zell am See, Austria.
"Design must be functional and functionality must be translated into visual aesthetics, without any reliance on gimmicks that have to be explained.” F.A. Porsche
Today, this is one of Europe’s most famous design houses, and it has amassed a collection of more than 180 national and international awards and prizes over the years.
From the very start, the studio has followed the principles of F.A. Porsche: clarity and functionality of form, careful selection of materials, elegance, and innovativeness.
'High-quality workmanship combines traditional craftsmanship with state-of-the-art technology' is how Porsche Design describes its recipe for crafting timeless classics to simplify day-to-day life, unquestionably worth their slightly above-average price.