According to Wikipedia, Sauna Major (Saunamajuri in finnish) is a person whose responsibility is to heat up the sauna and throw water on the heated stones, lighting up the fire and adding firewood. In every way an important person and task
Important task needs good tools. Elegant summery “Sauna Major gift-wrap” is a great present to take to summer cottage or brighten up one’s own sauna experience. Versatile Vuolu-knife is a trust-worthy nature-lovers companion but also a handy tool to make sauna whisk when at summer cottage. Linen-cotton seat cover, made by Jokipiin Pellava, with traditional knife theme fits right into the typical finnish sauna evening.
The blade of Vuolupuukko is polished carbon steel, which is extremely sharp and easy to sharpen at home. Handle is made of oiled curly birch. Vuolupuukko needs care every now and then, the blade some oil and sharpening and also the blade must be dry before it’s put into its sheath to prevent it from growing rusty. Counterpart to a little care, Vuolupuukko is a loyal working partner who will help in different tasks year after year. Total length 26cm, knife 21,5cm and blade 10cm.
Linen cloth size is 45 x 150cm.
The villagers and boys were amazed and in awe when a huge oddity rolled down the road in September, 1922. Alfred Kosola’s horses had to tax their strength when drawing a sleigh with an indenting hammer of 5.000 kilograms, along the snowless road to the Järvenpää’s factory. The cubs’ imagination really took over, when they began to hear a constant pounding from the factory. It was like an iron giant’s sledgehammer banging.