hrifty chic. Interior style on a shoestring is a book by Liz Bauwens and Alexandra Campbell. Unlike this spring’s fresh new book Undecorate, Thrifty Chic has been around for a while, both as a book (from 2009) and as a (partly overridden) concept. This beautiful book is packed with re-ideas. It shows you how to [...]
This meets my early May feelings; charming vintage, faded gracefulness, relaxed boho.. …the unpretentious ‘summer-house’-vibe. Imperfectly perfect. | pics: toast & flickr |
The latest issue of Elle Decoration (April ’11) has global theme – the globetrotter style of decorating is trendier than ever – so let us, this late March evening, groove on some globetrotterish/etnhic/eclectic bathrooms. Being a Swede I’m starved of nicely decorated bathrooms…! For some (inexplicable) reason, we have a tradition in this country of [...]
Happy Valentine’s! I hope your heart is warm today. Giving you this bag of sweet pasteley decor for some extra comfort. | pics via house beautiful, room and serve & casaviva indian ed |
What is worth highlighting from the year passed? One space I’ve really enjoyed researhing this year is bathrooms. Becaaause, Swedish bathrooms are, in general, so boring. You know, head to toe tiles and a vast lack of decor. Here’s a round-up of inspiration on the ultimate bathroom lighting – the chandelier. | top left marie [...]
I’m drawn to the lush atmosphere in these rooms. Urban yet green and fertile. The granny vibe and those unexpected branches in the lamp are crucial elements: It’s fresh and botanical, and at the same time urban eclectic. The bathroom below in particular, has such a snug healthy feel it makes me want to jump [...]
I’ve got bathrooms on my mind at the moment and have just been looking through what’s new and available in the bathroom accessories department. Here’s some of my favourites from what I came across: First up, how about this bathroom mirror designed by David Dear and sold through Urban Outfitters or through Gift Ideas - isn’t it super-cute! [...]
No 1 – A bathroom with the interior style concept “half rough, half luxury”.