THE DAY BEFORE CHRISTMAS

One more day to go until Christmas! On this day I like to prepare the Christmas table and go into our garden to find natural Christmas table decorations. These are beautiful, inexpensive and environmental friendly! I use ilex and branches from the bay leaf tree to create a centerpiece (just place the branches casually on the middle of the table

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A Beautiful Swedish Apartment in Neutral Tones

This lovely apartment is located with a quiet and peaceful courtyard in a beautiful turn of the century property. Tranquility reigns in this part of Gothenburg in Sweden. Through beautiful windows the light flows in and the silence is total. The floor plan is space efficient and offers a spacious living room with generous living areas, a cozy kitchen with

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The Mallorca Home of Photographer Kate Bellm

This is the beautiful home of photographer Kate Bellm. After living a cosmopolitan life in cities such as London, Berlin and Paris she now has settled with her family on the Spanish island of Mallorca. Initially Kate had to adjust to island life but now she can’t imagine moving back to the city. You can read the entire article here

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A Cosy Kitchen In A Swedish Countryside Cottage

Last year Laura and Nora of Our Food Stories bought a cottage in the Skåne area Sweden. As their house has a wonderful cozy vibe in general they wanted the kitchen to be in the same atmosphere and that’s why they opted for the Haberdasher Kitchen from DeVOL. A great choice if you ask me! I have featured DeVOL a

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A Cabin in Echo Park, Los Angeles

I love our home but sometimes I dream of living in a cabin. It’s cosy, (often) small so easier to clean and ‘stuff’ is easier to manage as you are forced to have less things. This cabin in in Echo Park in Los Angeles made my heart beat faster. The early 20th-century four-room home is owned by interior designer Leanne

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Élan Byrd’s Beautiful Textile Designs for Lulu & Georgia

Élan Byrd brings her tactile, organic style to a rug and pillow collection designed exclusively for Lulu and Georgia. Élan Byrd is a Miami-based artist and textile designer who creates tactile, abstract wall hangings, collages, and paintings that celebrate organic, natural forms. With a focus on texture and construction, this exclusive collection of handcrafted area rugs is inspired by Élan’s

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A Stunning Finca Summer Villa on Menorca, Spain

Es Bec d’Aguila is the name of this stunning house on the Spanish island of Menorca. This large 1000m2 villa has eleven bedrooms and an extra bedroom for six children, each with its own ensuite. Only Ten kilometres from the nearest beach, Es Bec d’Aguila enjoys a very exclusive and private position nestled in its 60 hectares of land in

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A Danish Summer Cabin Near The Sea

This lovely little summer cabin is located in a small fishing village near Gilleleje, just North of Copenhagen in Denmark. It belongs to Simone Polk Dahl. In the summer months she and her family escape city life to spend time in this perfect little haven. You can read more about Simone and her lovely cottage here on My Scandinavian Home.

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