The Marimekko Oiva Pitcher pours milk, cream and dressings smoothly, thanks to its streamlined design. The Oiva line of dinnerware was created by Sami Ruotsalainen; a talented modern designer who produces simple and striking pieces. The Oiva container is a prime example of his beautiful design aesthetic. Creamy white in color, the vitreous porcelain has a cylindrical shape and a matching lid which is inset with a wooden knob handle. Pair it with the Oiva Teapot or easily mix and match it with other dinnerware pieces; either way its clean appearance will impress tea and dinner guests.
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
Sami Ruotsalainen is a Finnish designer, living and working in Helsinki. He holds a Master’s Degree from the University of Art and Design Helsinki. Among the most important works by Sami Ruotsalainen are his Oiva and In Good Company dishware designs for Marimekko, which are paired with ima... More Sami Ruotsalainen