Nature was a source of inspiration for Maija Isola, and the Näsiä print was inspired by the shrub that rises early spring in Scandinavian countryside. Though normally lilac in color, it is modern here in white and cream atop a black backdrop. This 100% cotton oven mitt is adequately padded for pulling hot pans and dishes from the oven, and will serve as above-stovetop art when not in use and hung from its loop.
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