One of my favourite brands, for both clothes and interiors, is the Danish DAY Birger et Mikkelsen. The DAY HOME winter collection of 2009 is, as always, well-thought-through and absolutely stunning in its perfect colour mixes. The atmosphere is cozy, intellectual – a little messy, inviting and warm. You want to stay at home with […]
As I am hunting for a new apartment, many glimpses of Stockholmish homes pass my eyes. It is well known that the Scandinavian interior style is fresh, elegant and sleek. It has a neutral palette of colours and clean light elements of decor. Details are quiet; few, simple and uncluttred. Interiors are airy. In apartments […]
It’s good to take, the green, green grass into your home… Table lamp Rya by LampGustaf and moss green rug, Silk Shaggy from TheHome.se -You’ve got that eco-feeling. -Return to nature. -Green is the colour. Totally trendey!
Designed by Selab for the company Seletti, this is the The Wize Chimpanzee – A burlesque and quite baroque 5 arm candlestick chandelier. Constructed from colored resin, the theatrical ape measures 45 cm. You do feel an affinity with wise monkeys, don’t you? Or is it just me?? Anyhow, this delicious piece of design will […]
Speaking about our Swedish pride IKEA, here’s my top 5 list of news in the 59 ed. catalogue.
I just read about plaid wallpaper over at Apartment Therapy – apparently it is currently in vogue. I am very fond of plaid patterned rugs, especially the newcomer Alice by Pappelina, but will plaid make it on walls? Here’s two examples of a style I might consider, to the left on pic is Rut by […]
Eight years ago I bought my first Pappelina rug, his name is Bob (to the right). I’ve always loved this black and white award-winning plastic rug. Some years ago a light brown/vanilla -coloured dotty Vera entered my hallway as well. Now with the new acquaintances Jon & Alice, I feel time has come for a […]
Lamps are the perfect DIY-projects. And vintage china is burning hot. As I reported earlier, nowadays everyone wants to take their daily (or in Henen’s case hourly) sip of coffee from a beautiful vintage cup. What could be more appropriate than to design your own vintage-china-lamp? The most inspiring piece of cup-lamp I have seen […]