This Pieni Tiiliskivi woven table runner is made from a cotton/linen blend in a textured jacquard knit. Featuring the Tiilisivi (brick) print, founder Armi Ratia has captured the simple beauty of everyday life in an elegant yet simple pattern. This Marimekko Pieni Tiiliskivi table runner has shimmering gold stripes atop a warm sand backdrop that looks wonderful with natural color schemes or as a backdrop for colorful place settings.
Care: Machine washable. Follow instructions on tag.
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
I love this runner for its understated quality. Typically I am not drawn to geometric patterns but the low contrast of the gold lines against the natural fabric adds interest without being too stark or trendy. It looks terrific on a sideboard in my dining room. I bought the matching placemats as well.
high quality, understated and versatile design, nice neutral colors with some texture
have not washed it yet
Excellent table runner for layering
December 10, 2022
Initially, I was disappointed that the color of the fabric is very subdued. Fortunately, I realized that it would look great against a soft white and dark gold floral print table cloth by Finlayson which I purchased a couple of years ago from Finnstyle. The fabric is excellent quality and the subtlety of the colors allows the runner to work with many pieces. It's a great piece to use when layering.