Illuminated ornaments designed by Finnish designers are on display for the Christmas season in Shinjuku Park Tower in Tokyo.

Among other decorations, on the first floor, five large illuminated ornaments made of bamboo from Hagi, Yamaguchi Prefecture, will be hung from the ceiling.

Designer Hannu Kahonen was inspired by traditional Finnish Christmas ornaments, called Himmeli.

The display is open 8 a.m.-11:30 p.m. until Dec. 26 and the bamboo products are on display 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. until Dec. 26.

A Finnish Christmas bar is also open in the atrium 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m. through Dec. 25. and there will be a 30-minute electronic organ concert on Dec. 18, 19 and 23-26 (2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.)

Shinjuku Park Tower (3-7-1 Nishi Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku) is a 12-minute walk from the south exit of JR Shinjuku Station or an eight-minute walk from Hatsudai Station of the Keio Shinsen Line.


On the fifth floor of Shinjuku Park Tower, Nordicform Christmas Collection is displaying Christmas goods from Finland such as candle stands, mobiles, tableware and the Tonttu dolls through Dec. 25 (closed on Wednesdays).

IQ lights, which received the Denmark Design Prize, are also on display.

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