MARIMEKKO X SIMONS POP-UP SHOPS
WHO Finnish design house Marimekko and Quebecbased retailer Simons
WHAT Together, the textile-design company and the department store are launching pop-up shops stocked with ready-to-wear clothing and accessories in Marimekko’s famous patterns.
WHEN Aug. 29 to Dec. 1 WHERE Square One Shopping Centre, Mississauga, Ont.; CF Rideau Centre, Ottawa; Place Ste-foy, Quebec City
The Unikko poppy print was designed by Maija Isola in 1964 after she was told not to make flower patterns. We’re happy she stood her ground.