In Nordic folklore, elves serve as more than just Santa's helpers. Known by many names, the tonttu, nisse, or tomte, is a mischevious creature that acts as a guardian of the home. They protect a home from bad luck and may even help with some chores, but be careful to treat them well, or they might play tricks on you! The tonttus at pirkko. are made with love in Finland. Our felted elves, along with the Aarikka ornaments and figurines will enchant anyone. They make a special treat for those who cherish unique handicrafts.