This Marimekko throw pillow features Annika Rimala's Tasaraita pattern, which is celebrating its 50 year anniversary. The pattern was first featured on unisex shirts, and half a century later, still serves as a symbol of equality for the Finnish brand Marimekko. Here, it is featured in black and ecru-colored threads that together create the look of varying grey tones. This cotton-blend cushion cover has a luxe, washed feel that is perfect for cozying up with on the sofa. It is easily removed from an insert via a side zipper for machine cleaning. The packaging comes with a special sticker commemorating the anniversary of this pro-equality pattern.
Optional insert is polyester-filled and hypoallergenic.
If ordering with insert, item cannot be gift wrapped.
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
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