A coin purse is a classic way to tote change around, and is made more retro with the 1964 poppies of Maija Isola's Unikko (Poppy) print. The metal clasp opens to reveal a surprisingly roomy pink interior for loose change, cash, cards or cosmetics. The exterior is decorated with a modern and minimal yet graphic and striking print by Paavo Halonen in black and white. Called Sahalaitaraita, it means "Serrated Tracks" in Finnish.
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