"You don't need to do what others do." said Vuokko, the Finnish designer, who believed passionately in good, independent design.
A black and white striped shirt named Jokapoika that she designed in 1956 for Marimekko is a classic. You can order it on line for $119.
Today, the fashion blog Style Bubble has a gallery of Vuokko's older work - dresses with dots and stripes that are simply marvelous. Take a look.