Something sweet, something sour, something black

That is Salmiakki, the Finnish delight for exceptional taste. Salmiakki Manifesto is two woman team devoted on revealing the drama behind Salmiakki and transferring it into design with an edge. Our products, mainly accessories and jewelry, are designed by Virpi Vainio and Aija Saari. They are made of high quality materials, such as wood, leather and silver. All the products include a small taste of Salmiakki.

Our full site with images and product info will be published in the end of October so stay tuned!

Greetings from Salmiakkiland!

Alongside our main products we have created a concept, that supports other small start-up businesses around the world. Our Around the World 2013 collection includes Salmiakki themed jewelry line and cluthes with ebony Salmiakkis. Ebony is a dense black wood which is commonly found in tropical rainforests in Africa. The ebony Salmiakkis and the clutches are designed in Finland and made by skilled artisans in Bagamoyo Tanzania.

Salmiakki Manifesto is giving out 10 % of the sales of the Around the World 2013 to Tanzania as local microloans. The goal is to give a boost to small start-up businesses. Loans will be administrated through

Where to buy?

Around the World -products are available at Salmiakkikioski in Helsinki and currently we are looking for new retailers. Until then, you can find us in following design events or place your order by e-mail:

Salmiakki tour:

6.10.            Design sunday, Seinäjoki Finland

21.–27.10.   Akkuna pop up shop at Lasipalatsi, Helsinki Finland

9.–10.11.     Korjaamo Design market, Helsinki Finland

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