Tag: Minimalism

  • White walls and colours to brighten up the Scandi home

    White walls and colours to brighten up the Scandi home

    Loving the yellow, red and orange colours on show this year which are perfect for brightening up the Scandi home. This spring we’re looking for fireworks. And team up those warm colours with my other favourite interior look: the childlike quality of scribbles and forms and shapes that features in many paintings I’ve spotted London’s…

  • The cool Scandi look before the big Frieze

    The cool Scandi look before the big Frieze

    We’re seconds from the annual art extravaganza Frieze London, one of the best fun weeks, spoiling us with exciting home decor ideas. But before that, amongst the wacky, colourful and thought provoking pieces, we’ll be looking for the Scandi look before the big Frieze. Galleries have been gearing up with pre-Frieze shows and we’ve been…

  • How to view art and interiors with a Scandinavian eye

    How to view art and interiors with a Scandinavian eye

    There was a moment over Easter when the design world stood still. But it’s back with a new look – and it’s a look that those of us who view art and interiors with a Scandinavian eye like very much. There is so much on offer: fun, colourful, witty and thought provoking works of art…

  • How to pick stylish Heaters for the Living Room

    How to pick stylish Heaters for the Living Room

    One of the first things I check out when viewing a property is the heating system – if it’s gas heated it gets replaced first thing after moving in. So how to pick stylish heaters is already infinitely easier. Gas and some fireplaces and systems are both unsightly and can be dangerous. The cost of…

  • 10 Things We Look Out for when Viewing a Property

    10 Things We Look Out for when Viewing a Property

    One of the first of 10 things we look out for when viewing a property to buy is the ceiling height. We love high ceilings with all their interior decor potential. It’s so easy to fall in love with a new property and get carried away with brilliant ideas and dreams. But reality kicks in…

  • How to freshen up your Home – the Scandi Spring clean

    How to freshen up your Home – the Scandi Spring clean

    We Scandis like a tidy, fresh and clutter-free zone. A home that smells of flowers and sunshine and where the floor is so clean you could almost cut meat on it. Every season is Spring Clean time… But sometimes even a spring clean won’t do the job – we need a Scandi spring clean. Sometimes,…