A great gift for companions, coworkers or Unikko lovers, the Marimekko Unikko Stationery & Pencils Gift Set makes sending mail a special occasion for the sender and recipient. These days, handwritten letters on paper are a refreshing rarity-- what better print to do so with than Maija Isola's 1964 poppies? This Chronicle Books gift package includes a set of 24 stationary sheets, 24 envelopes, and a box of 10 pre-sharpened pencils in matching black, red, green, yellow, blue and orange colorways. The set will come in handy for thank you notes, party invites, or keeping in touch with faraway friends and family.
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