Called Kuiskaus (Whisper), this pattern by Fujiwo Ishimoto makes a statement in the most delicate of ways. The abstract pattern creates a gradient from black to white with beautiful crosshatched lines. Unexpected pops of color frame the fringed edges, with pink on one end and orange on the other. This wool-blend blanket is cozy yet lightweight, allowing to to be used on chilly days throughout the seasons. When not in use, display it on a bedspread or draped across a sofa back.
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
Attracted to Marimekko from the very beginning, Japanese-born Fujiwo Ishimoto found harmony between Japanese and Finnish design. Modern and minimalistic, his simple, clean and pure prints were eventually met great success at Marimekko.
Ishimoto began his long career with Marimekko in 1974... More Fujiwo Ishimoto