Vintage Marimekko Original Iconic Takki Dress 1980s M Kihlatasku 40/12
This vintage Marimekko " Takki" dress designed by Newly married Vuokko Eskolin - Nurmesniemi was created because she wanted a dress with pockets in which you could hide little presents and messages from loved ones. In 1960, she designed such a dress. This is one of the originals! Soon everybody wanted one – mothers and daughters and even granddaughters.
It is made from 100% cotton, in a tent style with silver button front. A true collectible dress.
Marked Size: 40/12
Sleeve Length (from underarm): 7.5”
Sleeve Length (from shoulder): 10.5”
Length (shoulder to hem): 44”
CONDITION: Never Worn
Bust - 32"
Waist - 26"
Shoulders - 15"
Hips - 35 1/2"
Height - 5'8"
Vuokko Nurmesniemi was a principal designer for Marimekko and known for bold color and shape combinations, whimsical looks.