Oiva Toikka, the legendary sculptor of glass birds has found another way of expressing his limitless, playful imagination by designing this bold, youthful and eye-catching Marimekko "African Queen" fabric.
The background is striped with spring green and grey green. In the foreground are an array of delightful flora and fauna.
(See secondary photo for an approximation for one repeat. Please note: The large picture shows approximately 2 repeats.)This fabric is sold by repeat only. Enter desired number of repeats in the Repeats box. If you order more than one repeat, they will remain intact.
The photo shows the fabric pattern as if the cut edges were at the top and bottom; selvage with Marimekko name will appear on the sides.
Please order carefully. Cut fabric cannot be returned.
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