The sheer wool of Marimekko Fiore feels lightweight and breathable, but can be wrapped in multiple ways to provide warmth without becoming heavy or itchy. A raw edge adds to the cozy and casual look, while Annika Rimala's mod Keidas (Oasis) print adds a graphic interest in red-orange and light blue on beige.
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
Annika Rimala was a driven Marimekko designer who used cheerful patterns and liberating shapes to define her fashion sensibilities. A student of graphic arts at the Institute of Industrial Arts of in Helsinki, she was encouraged to work at Marimekko by the keen eye of her neighbor. Her firs... More Annika Rimala