Get ready to cozy up to this Marimekko throw blanket all season long. Designer Maija Louekari's Kuusikossa (Spruce) print is the perfect modern yet festive functional decoration. Sketches of trees in white are planted on a black backdrop for sharp contrast on a soft textile. The opposite side has this same pattern but in a reverse colorway. Made from a warm and inviting wool blend, the blanket has black-and-white twisted yarn fringes on both ends to add to the cozy appeal. When not in use, display it on a sofa back or end of a bed.
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
The award-winning Finnish designer Maija Louekari (born 1982) received her Master's in design and B.A. in interior decoration from the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. She made her big break after winning a design competition organized by the University of Art and Design Helsinki ... More Maija Louekari