Maija Isolas popular Unikko pattern was created in th e1960s during the height of modern design, and has since remained an iconic pattern of the time. Delving into oversized deign and deconstructed shapes led Isola to create larger than life patterns, but here, her famous poppy flowers are taken down to a smaller (pieni) scale. Beige and white blossoms with pops of blue are featured on this 100% acylic-coated cotton fabric for fashion or home décor crafting.
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The bold prints of Marimekko are the first to come to mind for many when thinking about Finnish design. Marimekkos impact reaches beyond Finland, however, as Marimekko is said to be one of the worlds first real lifestyle brands offering fashion and accessories alongside home décor in seam... 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 1960s, right around the time when she created her explosive Unikko pattern. In add... More Maija Isola
I've always associated Unikko patterns with favorite cartoons from my childhood even though they didn't quite appear in them. Charlie Brown comes to mind and some of the brilliant work by Chuck Jones does too. The large repeat pattern was at first a little disturbing but when I set it up for what I want to do with it, it actually looks even better than I expected. The light blue is not as prominent in person as it seems in the photos but that is just fine too.
Are these flowers smaller than those in the red/ white unikko pvc and is this coating as strong for a table cloth?
These flowers are the medium size indicated by "Pieni" - they are 5.75 inches - 9.75 inch flowers.
This Acryilic fabric is replacing Marimekko's PVC fabrics and is usable in same manner (ie tablecloths). It is more flexible than PVC but is strong and durable.