‘Cool’ Swedish Chair Design Mixes Materials

Posted 9 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…

Minimalist Swedish 1 Room ‘Ermitage’ Cabin

Posted 10 months ago by

Cabins in the woods don’t always have to follow the protocol of vacation home away from home. For one couple in Sweden, their cabin is a most minimalist space. Just a dark elevated box in the midst of nature’s landscape, the ‘Ermitage’ cabin is a simple room with an attached sauna. French design company Septembre Architecture…

Bright Swedish Home Under 1000 Square Feet

Posted 11 months ago by

Small spaces don’t always feel so large inside, but this Swedish home found the perfect combination of decor and minimalism to make it feel like a home without being too cluttered. The small balcony and under 1,000 square foot space feels spacious and strong in the 20th century shell. An abundance of white in the kitchen…

Bright and Spacious Swedish Apartment

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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,…

Solar Roof Technology in HALO House, Sweden

Posted 1 year ago by

Students in Sweden are looking to create sustainable homes, architecture, and live more green all around. A group of them got together to create ‘HALO‘ a solar powered, shared space home that is constructed around a rotunda type concept. Central core modules provide the method for heating and cooling the interior space, while much of the…

Whimsical Stockholm Greenhouse Cottage

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Scandinavian design and über amounts of color don’t typically go hand in hand, but there can be exceptions to this rule– especially if we’re talking greenhouses. This special little space in Stockholm features a plethora of foliage, pretty little wood designed pieces and colorful chairs all set around a simple table. Less of a greenhouse for…

Historic Rose St. Swedish Attic Apartment

Posted 1 year 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…

‘Jumbo Stay’ Boeing 747 Turned Hostel in Stockholm

Posted 1 year ago by

Hostels are somewhat seemingly simple concept for travelers abroad. This particular hostel happens to be a 70s jumbo jet that’s since retired from flight duty and is now cemented on its own perch to serve as a place for those passing through to really take a glimpse into luxe plane accommodations. Called ‘Jumbo Stay,’ the interior…

100 Square Foot Smart Student Unit in Sweden

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Housing for students in Sweden can be a tough thing to find. For a temporary place, rent can be pricey. And with the amount of time that’s actually spent within the confines of a room– there’s not a whole lot of actual living space needed. Tengbom Architects created the “Smart Student Unit” to give those studying…

Reverse Glass and Concrete Home of Stockholm

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A gorgeous home in Stockholm, Sweden is the sweetest escape for a vacation if you’re in dire need. This space is gorgeously contemporary and minimalistic in nature while combining some heavy building materials. Built by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter, the space is quite intricate and complex though it seems to be a simplistic design from the…