SCANDINAVIAN DESIGN

Louis Poulsen Artichoke Light Fixtures Shine in this Aarhus Penthouse

Louis Poulsen’s PH Artichoke steals the show Aarhus in Denmark received a new landmark: a tall black tower has added its profile to the city skyline, the Aarhus City Tower. The developer, Hans Lorenzen, who…

IKEA New Products for Fall 2015

Scandinavian chic This comes as no surprise for you: I love Scandinavian style, but I also like to save my money for travels. Thus I occasionally not just tolerate, but actually really like home products…

6 Top Fall Trends for Home Decor from Vallila Interior in Finland

Fall Inspiration from Finland The weather still might feel like it’s summer, but September is a nice time to start welcoming fall into our lives. Kids are back in school, routines are back in the…

Take a Boat to this Modern Art Museum in Stockholm’s Archipelago

Take a trip to Stockholm’s Artipelag It is not often you visit an European capital and one of it’s most interesting modern art museum’s requires a road trip or a boat cruise and a hike…

Home Design Trend: Stikwood Paneling

Easy and inexpensive wood paneling product! I love wood paneling! And I am not talking about lodge style here, I am talking about sleek modern wood paneling, on walls and also on the ceilings. If…

IKEA Temporary Installation at Milan World Expo

Even more brainpower can only be a good thing. We want your thoughts, opinions and feedback on what we could improve. We believe it’s much better when you tell us how you want to live…

Louis Poulsen Artichoke Light Fixtures Shine in this Aarhus Penthouse

artichoke lamps in a danish penthouse

Louis Poulsen’s PH Artichoke steals the show Aarhus in Denmark received a new landmark: a tall black tower has added its profile to the city skyline, the Aarhus City Tower. The developer, Hans Lorenzen, who…

IKEA New Products for Fall 2015

IKEA fall 2015

Scandinavian chic This comes as no surprise for you: I love Scandinavian style, but I also like to save my money for travels. Thus I occasionally not just tolerate, but actually really like home products…

6 Top Fall Trends for Home Decor from Vallila Interior in Finland

6 Fall Decor Trends from Vallila Interior from Finland

Fall Inspiration from Finland The weather still might feel like it’s summer, but September is a nice time to start welcoming fall into our lives. Kids are back in school, routines are back in the…

Take a Boat to this Modern Art Museum in Stockholm’s Archipelago

Artipelag Modern Museum of Art in Stockholm's archipelago

Take a trip to Stockholm’s Artipelag It is not often you visit an European capital and one of it’s most interesting modern art museum’s requires a road trip or a boat cruise and a hike…

Home Design Trend: Stikwood Paneling

Stikwood wall covering

Easy and inexpensive wood paneling product! I love wood paneling! And I am not talking about lodge style here, I am talking about sleek modern wood paneling, on walls and also on the ceilings. If…

IKEA Temporary Installation at Milan World Expo

ikea temporary in Milan World Expo

Even more brainpower can only be a good thing. We want your thoughts, opinions and feedback on what we could improve. We believe it’s much better when you tell us how you want to live…

BoConcept Shows off Furniture in a Sexist Short Film Filmed in Spain

BoConcept

Oh BoConcept I admit. It totally upsets me when the brands I like disappoint me with their marketing campaigns. What can I say? I love marketing. This time it’s Danish BoConcept, a modern furniture brand…

IKEA’s New Modular Kitchen SEKTION Makes Custom Dream Kitchens Possible for Everyone

IKEA SEKTION New Kitchen system for 2015

IKEA SEKTION kitchen system comes to stores in February I have been waiting this IKEA kitchen announcement, and the first photos for weeks now, and it’s finally here! What a timing – we are in…

Modern Scandinavian Christmas Decorating Inspiration

Modern Scandinavian Christmas Ideas

If you would like your Christmas to look picture perfect from Scandinavian catalogs, here is some visual inspiration for you how to make it happen from a few Nordic brands. Less is more in the…

Tove Jansson’s 100th Anniversary and Moomin Exhibition at the Arabia Gallery in Helsinki

Tove Jansson's Moomin Exhibition at Arabia Factory and the anniversary of Tove Jansson

We recently visited the Arabia Factory in Finland. Arabia has been manufacturing Moomin mugs for decades, and held a Moomin Exhibition to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Tove Jansson, one of the…