December 20, 2023, Kuala Lumpur – Global apparel retailer UNIQLO today announces the upcoming launch of the “UNIQLO x Marimekko” limited-edition collaboration collection. This line is a fusion with the Finnish design house Marimekko, renowned for its expertise in printmaking. The collection showcases UNIQLO’s signature winter items such as soft fleece and functional HEATTECH, adorned with Marimekko’s world-renowned prints inspired by Nordic nature and wildlife. The collection is perfect to share with loved ones, offering both warmth and style for an active winter season.
Four Iconic Marimekko Prints
This collection features a total of four distinctive prints, the Kivet, Kissapöllö, and Seireeni patterns created by prominent Marimekko designer Maija Isola, and the Hattara pattern by Pentti Rinta. Inspired by Nordic nature, including elements like stones, owls, and clouds floating in the sky, each pattern employs elegant colors such as pearl grey, muted gold, and timeless black to express serene winter landscapes and evoke a cozy feeling.
Functional and Cozy Winter Essentials
The collection offers essential winter items suitable for both adults and children. The relaxed silhouette fleece full-zip jacket and fleece skirt are crafted with warm materials that wrap around the body. The HEATTECH turtleneck T-shirt ensures comfort with its delicate napped inner, ideal to use as innerwear or as a layering piece. Completing the look, the HEATTECH socks and classic round mini shoulder bag serve as perfect accessories, adding a touch of winter fashion fun to the look.
2024 New Year’s Collection
Launch date: January 1, 2024
Store availability:Full lineup available online and at Fahrenheit 88, Mid Valley Megamall, Sunway Pyramid, Queensbay Mall, IOI City Mall, Mid Valley Southkey, DA Square and One Utama UNIQLO stores in Malaysia