Have you heard about the latest designer collaboration with Target? The Nordic brand from Finland called Marrimekko officially launched today. Were you there? Judging from the turnout I saw in Dallas, my guess is ‘no’ after I was able to snap this pic of a fully stocked shelf nearly an hour after doors opened. Not typical in past Target collaborations I’ve seen.
I first heard about Marimekko for Target a few days ago and immediately set my alarm clock for Sunday at 6:45 am. Marimekko was new to me, but after checking out the Target lookbook I thought the prints were bright, fun. And the truth is, I really missed Target and how convenient it is while living in Switzerland. Not to get off topic, but if I wanted buy raspberries, Aspirin, a greeting card, and a television in Zürich, I would literally need to go to three different stores (only open Mon-Sat) and a pharmacy just to buy those items.
Anyway, back to my shopping trip to Marimekko for Target today after arriving at 7:45 am… [Read more…]