Nothing combats dreary skies quite like a colorful floral. Annika Rimala's Puketti (Bouquet) pattern of white and green cluster flowers is planted atop a bright pink canopy. The cover provides impressive coverage considering this super compact umbrella is only half a foot long when closed. The five part telescoping tube is constructed from aluminum, yet the umbrella remains unbelievably lightweight at just under 7 oz.
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 h... More Marimekko
Annika Rimala was a driven Marimekko designer who used cheerful patterns and liberating shapes to define her fashion sensibilities. A student of graphic arts at the Institute of Industrial Arts of in Helsinki, she was encouraged to work at Marimekko by the keen eye of her neighbor. Her firs... More Annika Rimala