Kristin Nordskog

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The "Basement with Potential" Bathroom Makeover

<b>Renovation by</b>: Sofia <b><br>Location</b>: Toronto, Ontario<p>When we purchased our house 4.5 years ago, our basement had a lot of potential with large windows and a …

Home Improvement

16 Things A Man Should Never EVER Have In His Home

Designers weigh in on what you need to trash.<p><i>Overstock.com</i><p><b>1. A sectional.</b> "<i>Almost</i> anything can be used in a man's interior if some level of discernment is used," says designer, Susan Ferrier. "That being said, there is no proper context for a kickback sectional with cup holders. It is the laziest …

A de-cluttered monochrome Swedish home

If I do one thing this year with my home it's de-clutter. My sister and her family have just stayed and I was so embarrassed every time someone …

50 Most Beautiful Nordic-Style Workspaces

The simplicity and cleanliness of Nordic interiors rarely fits an area as well as it fits a work space. That’s because work spaces are meant to be …

6 Ways to Make Being Organized Easier

You may have discovered (thanks to this post) that you've been making keeping your house clean harder than it has to be. Might you also be making it …

Minimalism

Fun 45 Square Meter Apartment With A Crossword Puzzle On The Bathroom Wall

A perfect home is not one that’s large or cheap or modern but one that manages to balance the elements that make it feel comfortable. It should be …

How to Decorate a Studio Apartment

Got a super-small studio apartment? Just because your square footage may be lacking doesn’t mean your style has to be! There are actually quite a few …

New Life for an Old House

Have you ever driven by a run-down, abandoned house and thought what a shame it is that such a lovely home is going to waste? This is the story of …

Inspiration

What to Tell Your Inner Child When It Throws Tantrums About Doing Chores

We've all been there. Chores are piling up around the house. As are dishes and bills. A light bulb that burned out weeks ago mocks you from across …

Light Bulbs

Evaluate Your Space: The Basic Elements of a Great Living Room

(Image credit: Pablo Enriquez)<p>What stands between a "good" living room and a "great" one? A good living room, while perfectly serviceable (and maybe …

Living Rooms

Articles about essential small space living tips on Dwell.com - Dwell

Living in a large home has a lot of advantages.<p>For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>In Canada's Yukon Territory, a college instructor builds a lightweight, efficient 97-square-foot mobile dwelling.<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective …

Small Spaces

Faraway in the Faroes: island hiking and wildlife watching in the north Atlantic

The Faroes are like nowhere else on earth. Adrift in the north Atlantic, these 18 forgotten islands are thrashed by furious swells and subject to some of the most fickle weather on the planet; all of which is forgiven the moment you clap eyes on their primordial beauty. They may be little but …

First time Ireland: unmissable Emerald Isle experiences

Ireland’s reputation precedes itself, so first-time visitors might think they know what to expect – rolling green fields, chatty locals and a pint for each hand – but there’s so much more to Ireland than its stereotypical charms. Skip the bus tours stopping at leprechaun-filled souvenir shops and …

Ireland

A precarious life in Mongolia’s north

Despite facing hardships and prejudice, a tiny, marginalised community of nomadic reindeer herders is attracting people from around the world with their unique style of living.<p>We had been riding nonstop for five hours, our mounts alternately cantering through meadows and picking their way through …

Reindeer

China’s Atlantis of the East

The Chinese city of Shicheng was flooded in 1959, then forgotten. With its recent rediscovery, divers can explore a 600-year-old city that is both underwater – and unseen for decades.<p>Often called the “Atlantis of the East” by travellers, the underwater city of Shicheng is a magnificent, mysterious …

Archaeology