The year 2024 marks the 60th anniversary of Unikko (Poppy), one of the most recognized Marimekko print designs in the world. To celebrate, this limited-edition Marimekko Unikko anniversary scarf features a simplified, stylized variation of the beloved floral created by Maija Isola. Called Heijastus (Reflection) Unikko, Unikko meets Unikko in this special version to represent reflections from both the past and future of the famous print. Two enlarged, vibrant orange and navy poppies sit on a light blue backdrop, and the luxurious material is made of 100% silk twill. Stitched on the scarf is an attached Unikko anniversary loop to commemorate the milestone, and the item is packed in an Unikko anniversary gift box.
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
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