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."
Maija Louekari is a Helsinki-based freelance illustrator and designer who has studied at the University of Art and Design Helsinki. The starting point of her career was in 2003 when she won a design competition co-organised by Marimekko and the University of Art and Design Helsinki.
Maija's most recognisable patterns for Marimekko are Siirtolapuutarha (city garden) and Räsymatto (rag rug), which appear on fabrics, tableware, cushion covers, kitchen textiles and bed linen.
A square Pieni Siirtolapuutarha print cushion cover made of cotton with a side zip closure. This product was designed to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Finland's independence.
Series: Pieni siirtolapuutarha
Pattern: Pieni siirtolapuutarha
Pattern Designer: Maija Louekari
Colour: Black, white and greens
Size: Length 50cm Width 50cm
Care: Please follow washing instructions provided.
Note: Because these cushion covers are sewn using the whole width of the fabric, the pattern may vary slightly from item to item. Each cushion cover is unique!