Varsy’s – Magic world of Swiss myths and legends. It is Luzern startup which is promoting Swiss myths, legends, and culture. Its founder is Varsy Buchmann.
It is the first cultural enterprise which entirely focuses on the myths and legends of Switzerland. Its mission is to make these stories accessible to an international audience and promote Swiss culture worldwide. They create playful and multilingual products like Legendbox puzzles, coloring books, and magnets. That way, the company enables Switzerland lovers everywhere to show and share their affinity with the country.
The company’s goal is to celebrate and honor the rich cultural history of Switzerland by sharing its legends and myths. These are fundamental stories of Swiss culture. Hence, this is a great way to teach people worldwide about Swiss myths and legends.
The project has been honored with the prestigious 2018 Good Design Award and was also selected for the 2018 O-Trends Design Showcase.
The highest ethical and environmental standards of Varsy’s
All of Varsy’s products are made in Switzerland with the finest materials and are also following the highest ethical standards. Also, people at Varsy’s carefully select sources and partners. Therefore, they look after every detail to ensure consistent, magnificent products that are beautiful, conscientious and durable.
Furthermore, they use environmentally friendly and recyclable products wherever possible. Papers which they apply are FSC® certified. Hence, it ensures that products come from forests which provide environmental, social and economic benefits.
Original artworks represent the fantastic world of legends with the contemporary architecture and characteristics of the Swiss cities. They carefully research and pore over every detail to truly capture the spirit and soul of each location.
One single piece of solid beechwood was enough to create each Varsy’s Legendbox Limited Edition. Furthermore, the delicate wood grain visible beneath the custom printing technique provides a subtle and sophisticated canvas for the artworks.
Durable inks on the Legendbox Classic and Legendbox Limited Edition are certified GREENGUARD Gold. It means that they are child-safe and eco-friendly. This strict safety certification accounts for sensitive individuals such as children and the elderly. Also, it ensures that a product is acceptable for use in environments such as schools and healthcare facilities.