Marimekko takes a stand on power of expression with an Unikko pattern place in Milan during design week. The range of Unikko colourways seen in the Milan installation represent the versatility and boldness that the pattern has had during each of the five past decades.
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Areas ceded by Finland to the Soviet Union after the Winter War in 1940 and the Continuation War in 1944. The Porkkala land lease was returned to Finland in 1956.
Plaited Birch bark basket Rustic container Home decor | Etsy
Mostly work was made from birch bark. It has qualities of thermoregulation; it is antiseptic and serves as waterproof material. In ancient times a birch bark processing was very common in the territory of Latvia. But a modern lifestyle has almost exterminated this handicradt and there is only one professional workshop in Latvia now. By studying traditions and objects made from the bark, we learn and teach others to maintain this handicraft. The handicraft is alive if it is used in everyday…