The state of emergency in Estonia was announced a year ago. Life was put on hold and the country shut down. Thousands of entrepreneurs were in shock — many companies and whole sectors fell into mud. Will we go bankrupt? What to say to the team, family, friends and public?

We just lost around 80% of our revenues.
And we are most likely not going to get it back anytime soon.

Me in my studio in Tallinn, Estonia on the first day of coronavirus lockdown.

I have a small leather studio, shop and art gallery in Tallinn, Estonia. Besides designing and crafting sustainable products me and my team also organise workshops for both tourists…

Stella Runnel

Accessories designer from Tallinn, Estonia – –enthusiastic about sustainable and circular design thinking.

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