Meaning bear in Finnish, Karhu's inception stems to the year 1916 and was the first of many things; one of those in particular, Karhu first held the rights to the three-stripes. They later sold that to adidas for 1600 euros and two-bottles of whiskey.
Leading the Karhu brand is the flap-ship shoe, Aria. Lightweight and utilizing beautiful materials, it is a comfortable shoe for every season. They come accompanied with a pair of Karhu socks.