Lay your weary head on 300 count threads with the Marimekko Ajo Black/White Pillowcase Set. Designed by Kristina Isola in 1985, this pattern of clean, crisp lines matches the Marimekko Ajo Black/White Sheet Set, but will also compliment other styles of bedding. Made from 100% cotton percale, you won't hesitate to rub your cheek against this soft and irritant-free material. Fluff up your pillows and spruce up your bedding with the Marimekko Ajo Black/White Pillowcase Set.About Percale:
A high-quality weave, percale has a noticeably tighter weave that allows for a higher thread count which makes the sheets softer to the touch. Medium in weight, the fabric is matte with no additional sheen or shine but the texture is very smooth and able to resist warping and washes exceptionally well.
Care: Wash in cold water on the gentle cycle. Tumble dry low. Iron on warm as needed.
Price is for a set of 2 pillowcases
The bold, effusive prints and textiles of Marimekko are the first to come to mind for many when thinking about Finnish design. Founded in 1951 by Finnish couple Viljo and Armi Ratia, the name Marimekko translated literally means "Mary-dress." Marimekko’s impact reaches beyo... More Marimekko
Born in 1946, textile artist Kristina Isola is part of a design royalty. Her mother Maija Isola became a world famous designer in the 1960's and Kristina followed in her footsteps by creating an impressive design path of her own. Obviously influenced by her mother’s artistic tendencies, Iso... More Kristina Isola
I bought these pillowcases for an accent in a guest room that has a lot of white. It is mixed with other pillows that are smaller and different shades of black, grey, and white. It is a dynamic pattern and makes a statement. I love black and white patterns of Marimekko. If one bought a comforter in this bold pattern, you might want to soften it up with muted tones. However, even a small,bright red throw pillow would be interesting.