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Welcome to my home: the living room

It’s been just over 3 months since my last post. How time flies! I’ve been busy dealing with the house and trying to put things together, and I’d like to share the 99% finished living room with all of you. Here it is! In my post from February, I shared the furniture components of the…

Converse ? Marimekko Spring/Summer 2013 Collection Announced

Marimekko and Converse continues their partnership in releasing the 2013 Spring/Summer collection with Marimekko prints by Maija Isola and Maija Louekari on Converse’s Chuck Taylor All Star and a brand-new silhouette, Chuck Taylor All Star Platform. Check out the prints below. This collection also features the Mansikka print (1967) by Maija Isola featuring fresh strawberries…

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Marimekko for Finnair to Launch Spring 2013

Marimekko and Finnair announced a three-year design collaboration to introduce Marimekko designs into the Finnair flying experience. Beginning Spring 2013, all Finnair aircraft will feature a “Marimekko for Finnair” collection of textiles and tableware, featuring Marimekko’s classic patterns. The Marimekko for Finnair collection is specially designed to add a light and fresh visual and tactile…

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Marimekko PROTO Concept Designs by Young Talents

More photos of this story can be found on our Facebook page. Marimekko introduced PROTO, a project in which four young designers worked with Marimekko’s leftover fabrics to create unique designs. The young talents — Riikka Buri, Yonna Moriya, Elina Määttänen and Emmakaisa Soisalo — designed very different collections with different styles. The collections captivate…

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Converse ? Marimekko Spring 2012 Collection Announced

Converse and Marimekko announced their Spring 2012 collection, with the Chuck Taylor All Star, Chuck Taylor All Star PJ and Jack Purcell Helen shoes receiving a springlike boost of five signature prints from two Marimekko designers, Maija Isola and Annika Rimala. Some of these prints include: Jack Purcell Helen Marimekko, Muija print, Maija Isola The…