1960s Aarikka Kinetic Necklace + Earrings

1960s Aarikka Kinetic Necklace + Earrings

Kaija Aarikka’s early works employed hanging birch beads of various sizes in an interesting metal design.

Kaija Aarikka was a textile designer who started her company in 1959 after the buttons she created for a dress she made (because she couldn’t find any she liked for it) became wildly popular. From there, she branched into jewelry, which was the main line, although today the company creates a variety of items.

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