Marimekko is a Finnish design house celebrated worldwide for its original prints and colours. Founded in 1951 by a visionary woman Armi Ratia, Marimekko is said to be one of the world's first real lifestyle brands combining fashion, bags and accessories as well as home decoration into one unique point of view.
"Over the years, we have remained true to our original mission of bringing joy to everyday moments. Through our timeless, distinctive and functional designs, we want to empower people to be happy as they are: to live their lives as they desire and to express their personality boldly through the way that they dress themselves and their homes."
Aino-Maija Metsola is a Helsinki-based freelance illustrator and designer who graduated with an MA in graphic design from the University of Art and Design Helsinki. With her immense interest in colour, Aino-Maija creates bold yet subtle prints using different techniques ranging from watercolour to ink, markers and gouache.
The Sääpäiväkirja (Weather Diary) design represents wind-blown trees, rustling reeds, glowing golden grasses, storm-soaked rocks, and misty archipelago mornings.
Sensational Rain. A mini breakfast of yogurt and berries is served up perfectly in the Oiva/Sääpäiväkirja bowl. An atmospheric motif created by Aino-Maija Metsola decorates the bowl’s exterior while its classic shape was designed by Sami Ruotsalainen.
Pattern Designer:Aino-Maija Metsola
Color: White, grey, yellow and pink
Size: Diameter 9.5cm Height 6cm
Material: White stoneware
Care: Dishwasher, oven, micorwave, freezer safe