Jiho Yoo, Erika Bor, Daewoong KimOulu University of Applied Sciences            Finnish Survival Course
I. Marimekko introducing   II. History of Marimekko     III. Commercial growth    IV. Marimekko productsV. Secret of Marim...
Marimekko Corporation is a leading Finnishtextile and clothing design company that wasestablished in 1951. The company des...
Marimekko was founded in 1951 by Finnishcouple, Armi and Viljo Ratia. Marimekko,translated literally means “Mary-dress.”Vu...
At the beginning, Marimekko was a company made bywomen for women. The company’s CEO, Armi Ratia,was responsible for making...
Armi Ratia >>                << Maija Isola
Marimekko was first introduced to the UnitedStates by the architect Benjamin C. Thompson.Jacqueline Kennedy, who bought 8 ...
1990s Marimekko was in a bad financial condition(bankruptcy).Later on the 1990s Marimekko achieved publicity in thehit ser...
Clothing
Interior decoration
Bags
AT MARIMEKKO SHOP                    I                    N                    H                    E                    L...
VIDEOhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4oPtnI8i68
www.marimekko.comhttp://www.finnishdesign.com/finnish-design-companies/marimekkohttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marimekkohttp...
Thank you for your attentionKiitos mielenkiinnosta                                감사합니다                      Köszönöm a fi...
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  1. 1. Jiho Yoo, Erika Bor, Daewoong KimOulu University of Applied Sciences Finnish Survival Course
  2. 2. I. Marimekko introducing II. History of Marimekko III. Commercial growth IV. Marimekko productsV. Secret of Marimekko - video VI. Literature
  3. 3. Marimekko Corporation is a leading Finnishtextile and clothing design company that wasestablished in 1951. The company designs,manufactures and markets high-quality clothing,interior decoration textiles, bags and otheraccessories both in Finland and abroad.
  4. 4. Marimekko was founded in 1951 by Finnishcouple, Armi and Viljo Ratia. Marimekko,translated literally means “Mary-dress.”Vuokko Nurmesniemi designedthe simply-striped red and whiteJokapoika shirt in 1956.Maija Isola designed the iconicUnikko (poppy) print pattern in 1964.
  5. 5. At the beginning, Marimekko was a company made bywomen for women. The company’s CEO, Armi Ratia,was responsible for making the avant garde designs offemale artists like Maija Isola a part of the Marimekkoidentity.In the 1960s the patterns of Marimekko were famous inFinland and abroad.Today Marimekko is a leading textile company,producing different kind of fabrics, accessories andmugs for stores all over the world.
  6. 6. Armi Ratia >> << Maija Isola
  7. 7. Marimekko was first introduced to the UnitedStates by the architect Benjamin C. Thompson.Jacqueline Kennedy, who bought 8 Marimekkodresses which she was wearing throughout the1960 US Presidential campaign.In the mid-1960s, Crate and Barrel began arelationship with Marimekko, which continues tothis day. Crate and Barrel also uses Marimekkopatterns in their stores.
  8. 8. 1990s Marimekko was in a bad financial condition(bankruptcy).Later on the 1990s Marimekko achieved publicity in thehit series Sex and the City; the fictional main CarrieBradshaw was wearing a Marimekko bikini and aMarimekko dress.In 2007, Marimekko has opened its doors in the UnitedStates and Canada as well.Currently there are stores located in New York,Cambridge, Massachusetts; Oxford, Mississippi; Miami,Florida; and Vancouver, British Columbia. By September2011 there were 84 stores across the world.
  9. 9. Clothing
  10. 10. Interior decoration
  11. 11. Bags
  12. 12. AT MARIMEKKO SHOP I N H E L S I N K I 2 0 1 1
  13. 13. VIDEOhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4oPtnI8i68
  14. 14. www.marimekko.comhttp://www.finnishdesign.com/finnish-design-companies/marimekkohttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marimekkohttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4oPtnI8i68www.borerika.fofoalbum.hu (photos)www.google.hu (photos)
  15. 15. Thank you for your attentionKiitos mielenkiinnosta 감사합니다 Köszönöm a figyelmet!

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