Kuopion Joulutori

Products and sellers

joulun lumo – gastrobar & glögibar

Joulun Lumo sets the table with food countys delicious gems. You don’t only taste the food, you also live it, experience it and enjoy it. Come by and drink glogg or taste seasons delicacies!

GastroBar B/P makes food in the restaurant. Their burgers have been voted the best in Finland. They are also known for their fusion and street food which are so good that they bring tears of joy to your eyes.

Hurry Events keeps the glogg kettles warm. Their steaming products include things like Strawberry Glogg by Nenonen and Willimaku Glogg that is award-winning product in Europe. You can also taste Hiekkalas pale organic apple glogg, strawberry or blackcurrant glogg and Loimus vintage glogg.

Europes tastiest Christmas menu is built with products that come from nearby. You can get to know companies like Kala-Lappi, Pesolan Pihviliha, Willimaku, Peltola Blue and Kuopion Hunajalla. You can also taste foods like parfait made from wild duck’s liver by Finnwild, lamb by Rantalan tila and various products from Siilin Mylly. We also serve the Christmas time classic – rice porridge.

Joulun Lumo - Gastrobar & Glögibar is located in the cozy white Christmas tent 

Kuopijon Lettukeisari

Old fashioned market squares has always had amazing salesperson personalities, which always keep getting customers to come back for a visit. As one of these salespersons, Mikko Miina has been able to come up with his own product brand, with the help of Grandma’s secret recipes. Just like Grandma says: “If you cook pancakes and you do it right, you don’t need to work at all”.

www.kuopijonlettukeisari.fi

Kuopijon Lettukeisari is located in the Christmas stall nr. 9

Kalakukkoleipomo Hanna Partanen

Baker Hanna Partanen was born in 1891 in Kuopio. Her widely known and authentic Savonian dish “kalakukko”, which resembles an oval bread and inside filled with fish, has been sold at Kuopio market square for over 90 years. Other dishes have filled the bakery’s selection over the years. All the pastries are cooked and made by hand honoring their roots, and ingredients are bought from local entrepreneurs.

www.hannapartanen.com

Kalakukkoleipomo Hanna Partanen is located in the Christmas stall nr. 5

Leipomoliike Irene Partanen

Kuopio native bakery, Kalakukko Irene Partanen bakery, brings locally produced, authentic and traditional finnish pastries to Kuopio Christmas market. This bakery has been nominated as one of the best kalakukko bakeries in Finland over the years.

www.irenepartanen.fi

Leipomoliike Irene Partanen is located in the Christmas stall nr. 7

A.Asplund

A.Asplundin Rahkamunkit

A.Asplund serves quark-filled buns that are made on the spot. You can eat them right away or take them home with you! We are a small familybusiness from Mäntyharju and we bake delicious quark-filled buns on the spot. We have been using the same great recipe for over 20 years now.

A.Asplund is located in the Christmas stall nr. 11

Roosan

Roosan makes unique and colourful macramé hair bands, earrings and other accessories.

https://roosan.fi

Roosan is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

Luppaset

Luppaset clothing company comes from Kuopio. It´s clothing selections are made with bold and fun twists which will amaze everyone, from small child to adult. 

www.luppaset.com

Luppaset is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

Made by Hannele Rusila

Made by Hannele Rusila

Made by Hannele Rusila is one woman weaving company from North Karelia. She produces decoration and accessory textiles using different kinds of looms. Product range includes bath and hand towels, runners and tablecloths all made from flax. You can also find shawls and scarves which are made from alpaca.

www.hannelerusila.fi

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Hannele Rusila is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

IHANIA

Ihania clothing company has been making handmade clothes, accessories and other lovely products since 2016. In Kuopio Christmas Market, you can buy seasonal Christmas elf hats for the whole family.

www.ihania.fi

IHANIA is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

Henkinen Kovis

Henkinen Kovis

Henkinen Kovis Oy is a company started by Henni Kinnunen. This company provides life coaching services and is specialized in rising peoples self-esteem. Henni is also an entrepreneur at Ihmeenkulma and her product range includes fabulous hairbands and a small clothing collection.

http://www.henkinenkovis.fi

Henkinen Kovis is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

TaavaNainen

TaavaNainen

TaavaNainen offers handmade wool accessories and certified reflectives in Kuopio Christmas market. The woman behind the products, Taava herself, has been knitting and making other handcrafts since she was a child. Today Taava is a full time handcrafter in Helsinki.

www.taavanainen.fi

TaavaNainen is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Käsityö Kaipainen

Käsityö Kaipainen – Handmade in Kuopio

Jewelry and accessories for everyday use and festivities. These handmade products are made from stainless steel, birch plywood, resin and polymer clay.

Käsityö Kaipainen is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

Koi Design

Koi Design is an Oulu area based jewelry company. For the woman behind the company making personal and handmade jewelry is passion. Bright colored wood jewelry can be worn every day or on a special occasion.

Koi design is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

Masuste

Masuste

Hi, this is Satu from Masuste My story became when I got interested about nature, recycling and tuning. Then one time when I was at sauna I got the idea of Masuste. “Sauna never fails you!” That’s how Masuste was born; a brand which assortment includes hand-made accessories for pregnant women and babies and many kinds of other lovely accessories for everyone. All products are hand-made mainly at recycled materials. I also utilize materials from nature. I get wool and feathers from my own sheep and chicken. All products are made in Joroinen by me.

Greetings Satu Antikainen
Masuste

www.masuste.fi 

Masuste is located in the clothing&design shop nro 18

Helena Veijalainen

Familiar face among Kuopio market salespersons. Since childhood, Helena has been making handcrafted clothing and accessories for family and friends. Today, the love for handcrafts keeps Helena knitting quality wool products for people to buy in Kuopio.

Helena´s woolen products are located in the center of the market square (table). 

HiiA
Vanhasta uutta – kaunista kierrättäen

HiiA

From old to something new –  Recycled beauty

HiiaA´s product selection has many different options which are mostly made out of recycled materials: hats, bags and other accessories. Here you can also find various models of shirts and knitted products. These products have been awarded with the Key Flag Symbol.

www.hiia.fi

HiiA is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Linella

Authentic sheep wool slippers bring warmth and comfort to your feet. Slippers are safe to use because there are sliding barriers on the bottom. Many studies have proven that sheep wool is good for your health. Sheep wool contains fibers which can improve blood circulation. Family business Linella Oy sells high quality slippers in Christmas Market. By using these slippers you can turn your floorheating down and thus safe energy.

Linella is located in the middle of the Christmas Market (table). 

MOKOMIA

I make decoration textiles, sustainable products and earrings. I use natural materials such as flax, cotton and leather. I also try to use recycled materials whenever I can.

http://www.mokomia.fi

Mokomia is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

StyleOne

Styleone

StyleOne company travels all around Finland visiting various markets and events. Wool shirts, pants and socks are all made out of authentic finnish wool. Here you can also buy European wool products: alpaca and angora wool socks and gloves.

StyleOne is located in the Christmas shop nr. 19

Kerafiikka

kerafiikka

I am Henriikka Leppänen, ceramist and designer from North Karelia. I make handcrafted ceramic at my studio in Joensuu. I want to create better options for environment and for people. My style is down-to-earth and in my work I prefer natural materials, design and responsibility. Clay as a material inspires me and I get ideas by examining it and by feeling its qualities. I want to create something new and kind of which modern meets traditional in a stylish way. I appreciate my Karelian roots and I represent combination of traditional and modern craft.

www.kerafiikka.com

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Kerafiikka is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

Live 4

Live4’s selection has a lot to offer: trendy finnish and danish small crafts and gifts to take home for yourself, children or friends.

https://live4.fi/

Live4 is located in christmas shop nr. 14

Design JaanaÖ

DESIGN JAANAÖ

Design JaanaÖ supplies high quality and ecological products made from Finnish birch bark including jewels and decorative items. Quality, ecology and ethicalness are highly important while making these products.

https://www.designjaanao.fi/

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Design JaanaÖ is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

FRILLA

Frilla – colorful handmade wool products right in the heart of Savo.

www.frilla.fi

Frilla is located in the Christmas stall nr.1

Lasipaja Sinisiipi

Lasipaja Sinisiipi

Glass blowing company Sinisiipi´s gorgeous glass and light balls are made in Ylöjärvi, Pirkanmaa. Unique glass works are mostly made of recycled glass and every piece is special. The company owner Minna has been working as a glassblower for over 20 years with a relaxed outlook on life: “Both life and work should be fun, nothing too serious.”

Lasipaja Sinisiipi is located in the clothing&design shop nr.18

Tundra Natural – käsintehty suomessa ja savon sydämessä

Tundra natural

Hand-made in Finland and at the heart of Savonia

Tundra Natural brand and VersoGrow the company behind it were founded in 2016. The idea was to combine unique northern natural products with Finnish design and crafting. The company manufactures soap and other bathing products at their small workshop in Siilinjärvi.

Natural luxury to your home and bath
Tundra Natural products are purely Finnish ecological soap and bath products which are practical gifts to yourself and to your friends. The soaps and shampoos are hand-made by using traditional methods. All the products have Avainlippu eco-label.

Beauty from the Nature
We wanted to respect nature when we selected our raw materials and to use northern plants and even bring beauty to your home and luxury to your bath. “I have always adored natures beauty for what is is and therefore wanted to bring some of it to my products and packaging. And the most important part is you can enjoy these products to the fullest because they are nature friendly.”

https://www.tundranatural.fi/

Tundra Natural is located in the deli&gift shop nr.17

OUTI PIIROINEN

Outi Piiroinen – visual artist/printmaker

I am visual artist and printmaker from a small North Karelian village. My home is surrounded by peaceful nature that is endless inspiration for my art. In recent years I have covered Finnishness and peoples relationships with nature, time and again. Heavy and grave thoughts need counterbalance from lighter themes and then I draw and paint real Finnish domestic animal from my neighbourhood and secretly hoping they would be mine.

www.outipiiroinen.com

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Outi Piiroinen is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

Marjaana Niskanen

Marjaana Niskanen

Marjaana Niskanen is a company which loves beauty in day to day lives. Selection includes for example decorative items that bring smile to your face. Products are made in Finland and they have been granted eco-label called Avainlippu. Graphic and simple products fit stylisticly in many kind of homes.

https://marjaananiskanen.fi/

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Marjaana Niskanen is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

Suutarinverstas Pikitikki

Timeless and durable products which are made traditionally from tanned leather. Footwear journeyman Hanna Piipponen makes Karelian curly tipped shoes using traditional methods. She makes also jewels and bows from tanned leather.

https://www.pikitikki.fi/

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Suutarinverstas Pikitikki is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

Kaverini

kaverini

Our company provides art for you in the form of fabrics and decoration posters. We design and draw our own products which make them unique. We are inspired by nature which is shown in our art.

www.kaverini.fi

Kaverini is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Pönttöneuvos

PÖNTTÖNEUVOS

Harri Tuominen is an entrepreneur who makes sustainable and high-quality birdhouses. Product range includes nearly 40 different kinds of models.

Pönttöneuvos is located in the pop-up christmas stall nr. 2, during 11.-15.12.

Nature art

Nature Art creates floristic products from natural and local resources.

www.natureart.info

Nature Art is located in the Christmas stall nr. 1

Savipaja Tuliaistupa

Savipaja Tuliaistupa prepares individualised lace ceramics in Kontiolahti, North Karelia. They make for example honey jars and small ornaments which you can hang up to your Christmas tree.

http://tuliaistupa.fi/

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Savipaja Tuliaistupa is located in the KOTINEN shop nr. 16

Harjamäen Puutarha

Harjamäen Puutarha

You can get beautiful Christmas flowers and flower arrangements from Harjamäen Puutarha. From the glass container shop you can buy sprig wreaths and sprig balls, Christmas flower arrangements and traditional Christmas flowers. You can also find hand-made woolen stockings, local Christmas trees and gift cards to Harjamäen Puutarha.

https://www.facebook.com/HarjamaenPuutarha

Harjamäen Puutarha is located in the Christmas shop nr. 15

Pliide

Pliide

Pliide’s personal, fun and dialect based products have been talked about in many Finnish towns and radios. In Kuopio Christmas market, Pliide offers magnet and jewelry products with dialect sayings written on them: the best from Kuopio, Kajaani and of course Christmas season. But also adding simply the most annoying ones.


www.pliide.fi/

Pliide is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17


Candavon

My name is Marketta Auvinen and I am long-term handcraft entrepreneur. I have been doing this work for quarter century now. I have made graphic designs, painted with aquarelles, made ceramics, casted candles and made soap. I have also made unique pieces of jewellery from many different materials over the years.

https://www.candavon.fi

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Candavon is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

Kukonkuusi

Kukonkuusi

Kukonkuusi makes handprinted pillowcases in black and white. Pillow cases are 100% cotton, can be ironed, and washed in 60 degrees. As simply put, these pillow cases are of good quality and very durable.

https://www.kukonkuusi.fi/

Kukonkuusi is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Kaunismaan tila

Kaunismaa sheep farm in Leppävirta produces authentic sheep wool products. On the farm sheep can graze free in their grass fields. Farm sheep’s wool comes in many different colors and curls, but the wool is so soft which makes it perfect as thread and skin furs. The meat is low-fat, mild and tender. Kaunismaa sheep farm also produces other natural products, such as herbal teas and syrups with different flavors from their own farm’s surrounding environment.

Kaunismaan Tila is located in the christmas shop nr. 14

Studio Sanna Sutinen

Studio Sanna Sutinen

Here you can find beautiful wreaths to modern homes. These wreaths stay in good condition outside for weeks because they are made from fresh plants. If you bring them inside they dry beautifully. We sell candle trees and Finnish Desicon candles in various shades of red as well.

Studio Sanna Sutinen is located in the clothing&design shop nr. 18

Daiga Daiga Duu

Daiga Daiga Duu’s selections of pouches, reflectors and keychains present fun, colorful and practical design with a retro twist.

Daiga Daiga Duu is located in the Christmas stall nr. 1

Sanski

Sanski

Sanski is a company from Puumala that specializes in hand spinned threads and dyeing by using natural colours. Product range includes things like mulesing free merino wool.

http://www.rukkijarautapata.com

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Sanski is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

Timo Satuli

Timo Satuli

Timo Satuli sells honey products, wild herbs and candles. Candles are made from beginning to end at his own estate in Rautalampi. Satuli is known by his handmade, unique patterned candles which don’t spread smoke or trickle. Honey comes from his own bees and wild herbs are handpicked. Satulis selection also includes lip balms and resin lotions etc. Timo Satuli has been familiar operative at Kuopio Market for the last ten years.

Timo Satuli is located in the Christmas stall nr.3

Anni Jeskanen

Anni Jeskanen

I am Anni Jeskanen, a cartoonist and a content creator from Helsinki. Recently I got excited about making these traditional ornaments from straws. Strawballs are recycled and natural thus an excellent ornament!

https://realmofowls.com/

From KOTINEN glass container shop you can find products made by ten different crafting companies. The entrepreneurs are long-term professionals and the quality of their products is really high. But not just the quality combines these items. They all have strong root in Finnishness.

Anni Jeskanen is located in the KOTINEN Christmas shop nr. 16

taste savo pop up

Taste Savo pop up brings local providers, Europes award-winning food gifts and North Savonian tasty gifts to the shop window. You are welcome to collect the tastiest ideas, gift cards and Savonian experiences into the Santas bag. There are around 120 gift ideas from North Karelia!

Pop ups are one concrete way to make nearby produced food more known. At the Christmas Market Taste Savo shop is run by Ravintolamestarit. Their CEO and areas official food ambassador Eeva Mertanen is passionate advocate of nearby produced food. Savolaisuus on makuasia -project is managed by Savonia AMK and their pop up store serves at the Christmas Market for the whole event.

Taste Savo Pop Up is located in the Christmas shop nr. 12

Kanelimamma

Kanelimamma, or Cinnamon mama, is a finnish company that offers delicious, palm oil free delicacies in beautifully wrapped gifts. Pamper yourself and your friend with finnish seasonal Christmas coffee, glögi, deliciously smooth chocolate or with good old times’ butter toffee.

www.kanelimamma.com

Kanelimamma is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Gopala

GOPALA

Everything Gopala has to offer is made with love and by hand in Finland. Come and try delicious variations of toffee and fudge and home farmed bees’ honey. These gourmet delicacies are also offered as vegan, gluten and dairy free options.

http://www.gopala.com

Gopala is located in the Christmas shop nr. 13

Namitupa

Namitupa, or Candy cabin, is a traditional caramel factory in Ilmajoki, Finland. Namitupa has been making handmade, classic candies for centuries, but today they’re known especially for their salty liquorice delicacies. Their wide selection has both traditional and new variaties: something salty, sour, sweet and strong. Addition to salty liquorice, Namitupa offers delicious and fun “Angel’s snack bags” which is simply the best small gift idea!

www.namitupa.fi

Namitupa is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Café Nazca

Nazca is a Kuopio based coffee roastery. Roastery gets its name from its owner’s home country and Peruvian city called Nazca. Products can easily be recognized from the historical Nasca Lines, giant animal and shape geoglyphs in Peru. Company uses C´coffee beans from producers who believe in ecological work ethics.

www.cafe-nazca.fi

Café Nazca is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

Juuriska

Juuriska

Juuriska is fully gluten-free and vegan bakery. The breads are baked from sourdough without any additives and only for the best raw materials. Sourdough makes the bread gentle to your stomach, nutritious and so delicious! All the products are gluten-free and vegan (which means they don’t have any dairy, eggs or lactose in them). Product range includes two kinds of brown bread, buckwheat hearts, rice pasties and gingerbread houses.

www.juuriska.fi

Juuriska is located in the Christmas pop-up stall nr.2 during 18.-19.12.

Hujasen Hunaja

Natural products made by Hujanen are authentically Finnish and self-made! Tasty honey is gathered from Hujanens own bees and wild berries are picked from forests of Savonia. Jam made from arctic raspberries has become a hit product at the Christmas market. After all you can’t find this delicacy from that many places. This company also sells mustard and many kinds of berry juices.

Hujasen Hunaja is located in the Christmas stall nr.8

Monireal

Monireal t&T

Family business Monireal has provided fish and meat products to customers for over 25 years. Canned fish are prepared in Nurmes and fish are caught at Pielisjärvi and other North Karelian waters. Canned meat are prepared by Säilyke Herttua Oy in Uurainen. Products are made from 100 % Finnish raw materials. Monireal also sells salmon products including cold smoked and smoked salmon for example.

Monireal is located in the Christmas stall nr. 4
Mualiman Napa is located in the deli&gift shop nr. 17

www.mualimannapa.fi