UNIQLO x Finnish Design House Marimekko Announce Special, Bold Prints Collection
By Yoon Sann Wong, 11 Jan 2018
UNIQLO has announced one of its first collaboration releases for 2018 involving Finnish design house Marimekko. Known for its vibrant prints and colors, Marimekko brings its bold aesthetics to UNIQLO’s casual and comfortable street style through this special collection for women, available for a limited time.
“UNIQLO is known worldwide for its well-designed essentials that are made for all. The special edition Marimekko and UNIQLO brand collaboration collection allows us to share the joy of bold self-expression in print and colour with consumers around the world. We are very excited about this collaboration and can’t wait to see how people will wear the pieces in the collection to reflect their own style and personality,” commented Tiina Alahuhta-Kasko, President and CEO of Marimekko.
The nine-style assemblage includes tops, dresses, pants, sneakers, and bags. All prints have been designed by Marimekko’s Maija Louekari and inspired by nature as well as urban lifestyle.
UNIQLO x Marimekko will arrive in the Japanese retail brand’s stores, as well as online at UNIQLO.com, across Europe, Australia, Canada and the United States come 29 March. The Asia release will occur on 30 March, and its Russia debut will be in early April 2018.
Uniqlo has partnered with the Finnish design house Marimekko on a new special edition collection of LifeWear. This unique collaboration marries simplicity with creativity and features timeless silhouettes in bold and vibrant Marimekko designs. Spring/Summer 2018 . . . Available late March *Since the sales date differs depending on the country, please visit our website. #UNIQLOxMarimekko #Marimekko #uniqlo @marimekkodesignhouse
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