Himmeli 2 is a pentagon prism (5 sides), made from metal: This Himmeli can either be displayed as a hanging mobile or placed on a table – inviting unexpected beauty and movement into a room. Use the himmeli’s to add a distinct modern flair to wedding decor, as a special feature over the festive season, or to brighten up and individualize any living space.
Derived from the Swedish word for sky or heaven, himmel, the Himmeli are a traditional Finnish ornament, a mobile decoration that is traditionally made out of straw, or reeds in Finland.
They can be very ornate and are suspended above the dinner table during the holiday season. It is thought that the larger the Himmeli, the larger the rye crop will be in the coming year! Traditionally during the holidays, the dining room ceilings can be covered with these intricate mobiles.
Medium – 16 x 23 cm
Large – 37 x 20 cm
Black, copper & gold