Julia Lundsten has made a name for herself as a most promising and gifted shoe designer, with her label FINSK launching in 2004. London based, and Finnish born Lundsten has been dubbed the Eames of footwear, has established herself as a designer with a strong vision and unique, directional style. The renowned FINSK wooden wedge is already a 21st century style icon, and FINSK has become a fixture at New York Fashion Week and London Fashion Week through Lundsten's collaborations with Ports 1961 and Basso & Brooke.
Lundsten graduated from London's Royal College of Art in 2003 and won the prestigious Manolo Blahnik Award two years running, the Finnish Young Designer of the Year Award and the Smart Card Design Prize. 'Exquisite, divine and perfect' are just some of the words Blahnik has used to describe Lundsten's shoes.
FINSK shoes are sold in selected boutiques in London, Paris, New York, Tokyo, Toronto, Helsinki and Singapore.
Recent press coverage includes Vogue, Elle, Grazia, Surface, and Style Bubble.
Finsk is a collection of contemporary and edgy shoes, launched by Julia Lundsten in 2004. Guided by her strong vision and directional style, the Finsk wooden wedge has already become a 21st century style icon and a fixture at New York and London Fashion Weeks.