1. Marimekko Unikko in Black-ish
This American comedy-drama follows the lives of an upper-middle class African American family. Broadcast on ABC, the sitcom featured Unikko pillows and curtains as part of its set design.
2. iittala Sarjaton Mug in The Girl on the Train
The 2016 American mystery thriller The Girl on the Train is based on a book of the same name by Paula Hawkins. It stars Emily Blunt and Luke Evans, both of whom use iittala Sarjaton Metsa (Forest) mugs in the film.
3. iittala Origo Bowl in Along Came Polly
A scene in the 2004 romantic comedy Along Came Polly uses multiple iittala Origo bowls in a restaurant scene. The colorful stripes are the perfect complement to the film's lighthearted and quirky characters.
4. Marimekko Mugs in Suits
The American legal drama Suits stars the newly British royal Meghan Markle, so you know it's chocked full of good style. Marimekko Rasymatto (Rag Rug) and Siirtolapuutarha (Community Garden) mugs can be seen in the USA show.
Dress and Curtains in Sex and the City: The Movie
A film sequel to the wildly popular HBO series of the same name, Sex and the City: The Movie has featured Marimekko in both its home decor and fashion. Carrie's worn Marimekko dresses and incorporates Marimekko curtains into her fabulous New York apartment.
6. Marimekko Shower Curtain in Modern Family
As the name implies, the ABC hit Modern Family features modern design aplenty. Even the bathroom is styled with beautiful art; the Marimekko Kaiku shower curtain is instantly recognizable.
7. Marimekko Unikko Bowl in Dexter
The Showtime series Dexter is about a vigilante serial killer, so this Marimekko Unikko bowl placement was some welcome cheer in the often dark and gruesome show.
8. Marimekko Mugs in Pretty Little Liars
The American teen drama and thriller Pretty Little Liars is loosely based on books of the same name by Sara Shepard. Fans of the show will quickly pick up on how often the young women drink coffee, often gathering at the local coffee shop "The Brew." It's only fitting that this scene should feature the colorful Marimekko Rasymatto mugs.
9. iittala Taika on Grace and Frankie
Two women (played by Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin) are brought together after their husbands announce that they are in love and getting married. The American comedy features an abundance of iittala Taika dinnerware, from plates to mugs.
10. Arabia Paratiisi Plate in Madam Secretary
This traditional Finnish plate appeared in the CBS show Madam Secretary. Arabia Paratiisi was designed by Birger Kaipiainen in 1969, but remains one of Finland's most beloved tableware motifs.
11. Tulip Chairs in Star Trek
Even those not familiar with Finnish design may recognize these famous seats. It's amazing how a mid-century modern design can feel so futuristic and resonate with so many. Designed by Eero Saarinen, the Tulip chairs were a prominent part of the Star Trek set. It's been revealed that the chairs used were actually a reproduction by Burke, but the design is indeed still a Finnish one.
12. Womb Chair in Down with Love
Down with Love came out in 2003 but it's set in 1962, making the decor a mid-century modern design fan's dream. One of the standout pieces of furniture was a pink Womb Chair, designed by Eero Saarinen.
13. Ball Chairs in Mars Attacks!
Retro and futuristic, Eero Aarnio's unmistakable Ball Chairs were the perfect choice for Mars Attacks! The 1996 film is a science fiction comedy and stars Jack Nicholson.
14. Lapponia Necklace in Star Wars
Aptly named Planetoid Valleys, this necklace from Lapponia is a memorable piece worn by the late Carrie Fischer as Princess Leia in Star Wars. It quickly became one of the most renowned necklaces after 1977, when it was featured in the George Lucas film.
15. Tulip Table in Mad Men
It's no surprise that Mad Men should feature mid-century modern design, as the show takes place in 1960s New York. The show chronicles the Madison Avenue advertising firms, where offices are filled with desktops like that of this Tulip Table.