The boldly simple Räsymatto mug complements the more detailed elements of the Oiva dinnerware collection by Marimekko. Räsymatto is Finnish for "rag rug", and the design is meant to mimic the geometric pattern found in such handmade rugs. Black and grey chains of circles encompass the mug, contrasting the angular shape of the handle.
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
The award-winning Finnish designer Maija Louekari (born 1982) received her Master's in design and B.A. in interior decoration from the University of Art and Design in Helsinki. She made her big break after winning a design competition organized by the University of Art and Design Helsinki ... More Maija Louekari