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Tagged: Marimekko


For the 2018 sunglass collection, Marimekko proudly looks to ‘70s shapes interpreting them in a modern and understated way with reference to the continuous cycle of growth and change. Take MARTINA MM5021, whose oversized silhouette is impactful when combined with the organic temple shape. The modernity comes from a simplicity of structure crafted from horn… Read More


In Marimekko’s AW17 collection, Finnish style, art and design are celebrated. AURA MM3011 taps into Marimekko’s minimalist personality, with a generously proportioned silhouette inspired by last season’s metal styles. The feminine upswept eyeshape joins forces with robust stainless steel, empowering an androgynous look. A shimmering metallic colouration provides the backdrop for amber acetate end tips… Read More


In Marimekko’s Autumn/Winter 2017 optical collection the rich seasonal tones of the Finnish landscapes create a connection with nature that manifests itself in cheerful bursts of green and navy blending with the neutral, monochromatic appeal of blacks and greys. Portraying a sense of oneness with nature, MIRKA MM1025 looks to oversized retro silhouettes. The ‘70s… Read More


Being true to its roots, Marimekko continues to honour its home country’s uniqueness and bold visual culture, and celebrates the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence with its latest collections. The brand’s bright colour palette is set aside for the milky crystal tone of ELSA MM1026 from the new AW17 optical range. The matte-finished teardrop style… Read More