Monthly Archives: January 2013

Renewal and change

I am a person that is in need of constant change and renewal, so I try to do small updates to my home now and then. You can easily change the home and at a low-cost by adding new cushion covers, … Continue reading

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Handicraft back in fashion

  One of the trends for 2013 is handicraft. You see it in magazines, on television and at fairs like Formex. During these economically difficult times people want to go back to tradition and nature. In the Nordic interior design, … Continue reading

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Paint job

Initially I wanted my apartment to have the shabby chic look with only white furniture, but over time I started to see that look in every magazine and I changed my mind. I had been looking for an antique coffer for a long time, … Continue reading

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Shoe rack

When I moved into my apartment I started painting a lot of my furniture but also “designed” some myself, like this shoe rack. I found the inspiration in a store window where they had used a palett for the window … Continue reading

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Snowing outside, sun inside

I have always done my previous blogs through a computer but will give the app a try today. Hopefully it will work. Fingers crossed! Outside it is snowing a little bit but in my kitchen window the sun is shining. … Continue reading

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White everywhere you see

When I walked by one of the exhibitor’s at Formex, Dommo by Gawor, their white display cabinet stood out. I like the simple and straight lines and the heaviness of the piece, and even though it is white it isn’t too romantic. … Continue reading

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Inspiration for spring & summer

Today is one of the coldest days so far this winter. Although it is a beautiful and sunny day with the sparkling white snow, I can’t help but to look forward to the spring a little bit. Malin Björklund has made some … Continue reading

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Black & white

As you will notice when I post more pictures from my own home, I love black & white! Therefore, my attention was automatically drawn to PB Home at the fair. http://pbhome.nu/ I use black and white as a base and … Continue reading

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Lots of color

Nyblom Kollén had one of the most colorful collection I saw at Formex. What a breath of fresh air! Cheerful and happy pastel colors like yellow, light blue, pink, and light green. I can picture my home decorated with their fabrics … Continue reading

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Formex Spring 2013

From the January 17th through 20th the Formex Fair has taken place in Stockholm. Formex is a bi-annual business to business fair for Nordic design. The fair offers everything from home textiles, handicraft, furnishings among other things. I have worked … Continue reading

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