This tiny clasped purse comes chock full of history. Adorned with the Helsinki-Helsingfors print by the late Marimekko designer Per-Olof Nyström, the bag features glimpses into famous Finnish architecture and design. Brought back to celebrate the naming of Helsinki as the World Design Capital 2012, this vintage 1952 print pops with a bold lime green color. Measuring 7-1/2" L x 3-1/2" H, the little Marimekko Helsinki Lime Eyeglass Case can hold glasses, make-up, money, or any other odds and ends floating around in your purse.
Please note: This item is cut from a large scale piece of fabric; your print may vary slightly from the one shown.
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