We have marked our calendars for April 17th, the date the Marimekko for Target collection hit stores. The brightly printed Finnish collaboration has us stalking the collection for our ambitious summer escapades. Loud and bold is our new white this spring and we are doing it with these 12 must-have items. Most are priced under $50 and are in 12 prints in 4 colors – “primary”, “warm”, black and white, and blue.

From entertaining small parties on the terrace, to stylish Saturday morning bike rides to the farmer’s market, here are our 9 reasons to stalk the 200-piece collection: