‘Cool’ Swedish Chair Design Mixes Materials

Posted 6 months ago by

Swedish designers Karoliina Priha and Kaleb J Cardenas Z worked with one another in collaboration to create a unique chair that achieved a couple of goals in upholstery and furniture construction. While it may look like a simple chair with a combination of fabrics on it, the idea behind the execution was a great process. The…

Bright and Spacious Swedish Apartment

Posted 9 months ago by

A typical Swedish apartment consists of some minimalist style pieces, plenty of white, pops of color and light colored woods. While this apartment is essentially your textbook picture of Scandinavian design, the architecture of the space coupled with the beautifully appointed furnishings make it that much more exciting. The interior details are beautifully accented. Angular walls,…

Swiss Village Duplex by LOCALARCHITECTURE

Posted 10 months ago by

Homes that are typically built as duplexes, fourplexes and so on don’t have much personality or ‘design’ to them. Unless you’ve got LOCALARCHITECTURE on the project– they’ll be sure to inject some interesting architecture into what would otherwise be another bland set of homes. This particular duplex is a beautiful space that has all of the…

Historic Rose St. Swedish Attic Apartment

Posted 11 months ago by

Alvhem brokers and interiors have a unique take on selling properties. Not only do they list gorgeous homes in Sweden, but their eye for design and interior designers on board help to create a beautiful vision and updates for sometimes historic spaces. This particular attic condo is a small 760 square feet, but it has two…

Land Harbored Boat Style Home in Finland

Posted 1 year ago by

Finland is home to some great contemporary architecture, and the homes are just as creative. This space titled “Apelle” was built by Marco Casagrande with a whole lot of layering and boats in mind. While the exterior resembles a boat (and the builders describe it as one), its setting also dictates a “harbor” like experience. The…

Mykea! Personalize Your Ikea Furniture With Funky Decals

Posted 1 year ago by

Amsterdam company Mykea has been taking the world of Ikea by storm. Since their inception, they’ve had a simple idea that doesn’t involve any crazy hacks to get your Swedish pieces to look original– there are just 3 simple steps: Select your Ikea furniture, choose your design, and order to redesign your Ikea staple. Mykea has…

20 Inspiring Scandinavian Design Interior Spaces

Posted 1 year ago by

Aside from the ever popular mid-century modern homes, there aren’t too many design styles that have the simplicity and clean lines of a modern style and the quality furniture like Scandinavian style (and we aren’t talking Ikea, either). From the timeless Hans Wegner designs to the current trends, Scandinavian style is clean, light and always in…

Klaffi Foldable Wall Mounted Shelves

Posted 2 years ago by

Shelf space seems to come at a luxury when you’re living in a small space. Even when not in smaller confines, you may feel the urge to switch up your displays on the regular. Enter the Klaffi shelving system. With a name that sounds like it’s from Ikea– these shelves are created by Finnish designer Eeva…

Bota Bota Ferry Spa In Montreal Floats In The Port

Posted 2 years ago by

There’s nothing quite like a tranquil day at the spa with nothing but you and your thoughts to wash away the stresses of the week. Take any spa and add in a view of Montreal’s port, great finishes and couple that with actually being on the water– and you’ve got “Bota Bota” Scandinavian Spa. Sid Lee…

Norwegian ‘Red House’ by JVA Architects

Posted 3 years ago by

Scandinavian Design has been overrun by all things Ikea, but when looking into a contemporary designed home by JVA Norwegian Architects the beauty is all brought back into every facet of the home. Forget neutrals and standard stucco, this home tucked away in Oslo, Norway is completely red. There are plenty of gorgeous views surrounding this…