A cut above the rest, the Marimekko Metropoli Chopping Board features the Marimekko Metropoli pattern. Finnish for “metropolis” or “city” this pattern was designed in 2011 as a celebration of Helsinki being named World Design Capital 2012, this Metropoli print is a busy jumble of thick and thin spots running this way and that in a random and chaotic manner. Sure to make your peppers and onions pop against its dark background, this quaint little cutting board is a welcome addition to any kitchen. The melamine coated high-density fiberboard provides a sturdy surface and the board stylishly guards your counters and tabletops.
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
Marvelous Marimekko Metropoli Major Meal-Making Muse
November 15, 2013
Arrived well-packaged and is as advertised. An attractive edition to my kitchen and elegantly covers up burn marks on my countertop. Finnstyle's complete description, including dimensions and lack of dishwasher compatibility, ensured there were no surprises.
Good design makes me happy. Good design on sale makes me happier still.
It slips around a bit, which is no surprise. A bit of tape on the bottom solves this.
December 23, 2012
Disappointed, thought it would be bigger for the price Dishwasher safe