HAPPY ANNIVERSARY MARIMEKKO

2014 is the 50th anniversary of Marimekko’s most iconic print, Unikko. The print was born in 1964 when Maija Ratia made it in protest of Marimekko’s founder, Armi Ratia, enforcing a florals ban, and thank god for that because just look at it! Unikko is the embodiment of the term ‘flower power’ – it’s bold, bright and strong.


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AlwaysMod is a go to for ‘everything Marimekko’, and display these lovely homewares and more on their handy e-store. Although red poppies on white are clearly the best, I thought I’d share a few other colour combos to demonstrate how wide the range is.

1. Unikko Black & White iPad Cover, $78
2. Unikko Mugs, $20
3. Unikko Kinto Oval Cosmetic Bag, $75
4. Unikko Oven Mit, $22
5. Unniko Red/White Mini-Manual Umbrella, $49
6. Red Unikko Thermos, $89
7. Unikko Apron, $45
8. Unikko Cotton Placemat, $26
9. Pieni Unikko Black/Green Table Runner, $38.50
10. Pieni Unikko Red Fabric, $53 per yard

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