Meaning “Bird Home” in Finnish, “Lintukotonen” refers to a paradise-like place for migrating birds in Finnish folklore. Look closely, and you may just find one perched in this pattern by Maija Louekari. It pops in black and white against an indigo blue backdrop, where her trademark line work can be appreciated in use or when displayed above the stovetop. As functional as it is beautiful, the 100% cotton oven mitt is thick enough to protect you from hot pans yet flexible enough to maneuver with ease.
Please note: Each oven mitt is unique, as each is made directly from the fabric which has a long repeat.
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