Called Ansiina, this lightweight Marimekko umbrella is small enough to fit inside your purse at just half a foot long. The telescope shaft is made of aluminum and the polyester fabric is adorned with Maija Isola's 1954 poppies in bright, retro shades of purple, red, green, and ivory. It open and closes manually with ease, and includes a matching sleeve and handle loop to stow and carry on-the-go.
The bold prints of Marimekko are the first to come to mind for many when thinking about Finnish design. Marimekko’s impact reaches beyond Finland, however, as Marimekko is said to be one of the world’s first real lifestyle brands offering fashion and accessories alongside home décor in seam... 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