The year 2024 marks the 60th anniversary of Unikko (Poppy), one of the most recognized Marimekko print designs in the world. To celebrate, Maija Isola's signature poppies are scaled down in size and lovingly named "Pikkuinen (The Little One) atop this fun-sized Marimekko coin purse. The celebratory poppies are seen in an eye-catching green and white colorway, while the interior features a solid green. Included is a metallic clasp, making it easy to snap open and close shut when on-the-go and trying to stay organized. The Marimekko Pikkuienen Unikko small coin purse has an attached loop with a single poppy on one side and an identifying "60" on the opposite side to commemorate this special milestone.
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