Armi Ratia

Founder of Marimekko

Marimekko brings joy to everyday moments. It is a design house celebrated worldwide for its original prints and colours. Founded by 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. Through the timeless, distinctive and functional designs, Marimekko wants 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.

Website: www.marimekko.com

Numbers

In 2016, the Marimekko Group’s net sales grew by 4 percent on the previous year and were EUR 99.6 million, of which roughly 45% was international sales. Wholesale sales grew by 9%. Marimekko is sold in over 40 countries worldwide.

Catalogues/Documents

This spring Marimekko introduced a new table setting range born from the collaboration between designers Carina Seth Andersson and Sami Ruotsalainen.
Download or view the catalogue here

To view the Christmas 2017 LookBook, click here

News/Important dates

Next Collection – Fall 2018 (183)
  • Selling from: 1.12.2017
  • Order deadline: 28.1.2018

Showroom

Flokk Design Center
Blaak 28, 3011 TA Rotterdam
Opposite of Markthal
(Visits by appointment only)