The Marimekko Oiva Unikko dinnerware line is an impeccably crafted set of tableware which demonstrates that a good print never goes out of style. Originally created in the 1960's, the charming Unikko poppy print is always in high demand.
As one of Marimekko's top designers, Finnish native Maija Isola created the Unikko (or poppy) design in 1964, just prior to the Flower Power emergence of the 1970's. A true trendsetter, Isola's Unikko print merged colorful two-dimensional art and large scale images to create this bold and quirky graphic print, which became an instant success. Originally a fabric print, Marimekko has translated its playful Unikko design into beautifully crafted dinnerware whose sleek design is as impressive as the long-standing Unikko print.
The bold prints of Marimekko are the first to come to mind for many when thinking about Finnish design. Marimekko’s impact reaches beyond Finland, however, as Marimekko is said to be one of the world’s first real lifestyle brands offering fashion and accessories alongside home décor in seam... More Marimekko