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Portland, ME

Made in Maine, Scandinavian-Inspired Print and Pattern, Designed and Handmade For Every Day Use in the Home. Created in late 2011, Lilleputt is the creative studio of Annika Schmidt.


inspiration in childhood relics.

Annika Schmidt

Part of me finds it amusing that these paintings, which decorated the walls of my childhood bedroom, and since have spent many years in boxes, once again decorate my walls. The works of Elsa Beskow, Carl Larsson and Tove Jansson continue to inspire me and my work, and little, if any, of it feels ‘childish’. I think we could all stand to have little more whimsy and playfulness surrounding us in our day to day.

Now if I could just find that box of all my Swedish childrens’ books…