Called Kaksoset (Twins), this print by Maija Isola features a mirrored pair of leopards atop a background of subtle spots like those which the wild cats wear. This animal print feels as fresh as it did half a century ago when it was designed in 1970. The design feels both playful and sophisticated, especially printed on 100% silk. The square can be tied around your neck, hair, or the handle of a purse for a graphic pop.
The bold prints of Marimekko are the first to come to mind for many when thinking about Finnish design. Marimekko’s impact reaches beyond Finland, however, as Marimekko is said to be one of the world’s first real lifestyle brands offering fashion and accessories alongside h... More Marimekko
Undisputedly the most famous textile designer to have existed at Marimekko, Maija Isola created over 500 prints during her long and colorful employment. The height of her design notoriety occurred during the 1960’s, right around the time when she created her explosive Unikko pattern. In add... More Maija Isola