THAT SCANDINAVIAN FEELING

By Ingrid Opstad | A magazine curated by Ingrid, a Norwegian freelance graphic designer in Italy. My Scandinavian interior, design & lifestyle blog; www.thatscandinavianfeeling.com 

VISITING NAMI CONCEPT STORE IN BERGAMO // FOR NORDIC DESIGN & HYGGE LOVERS

Mar 23, 2017<p>Living in Italy I do miss the homeware stores we have back home in Norway, always beautifully decorated and stocked full of goodies for …

Imagine that you take a seat, not unlike how you would while watching a movie at home, in a comfortable and stylish (!) couch. While leaning back …

8 Ideas To Bring Spring Inside

Yeah spring. It is official, from now on the days will be longer than nights, and hopefully the sun will show itself more and more. Spring has …

Hidden bedroom

When a separate bedroom is not available, other solutions have to be found to create a comfortable sleeping area. I like this solution where the bed …

SCANDINAVIAN BRANDS AT SALONE DEL MOBILE MILANO 2016

Apr 14, 2016<p>On Tuesday I went to the opening day of the <b>Salone Del Mobile</b> which takes place every year during Milano design Week. It is a huge …

Furniture

NORWAY IS THE HAPPIEST COUNTRY OF 2017

Mar 20, 2017<p>So it’s official; Norway is the happiest place on earth, at least according to The World Happiness Report just released today on the …

Top 10

NORDIC PLACES I WANT TO VISIT // HAPPOLATI RESTAURANT IN OSLO

Mar 17, 2017<p>If you are planning a trip to Oslo be sure to check out this beautiful restaurant designed by Anderssen & Voll. <b>Happolati</b> is located on …

Travel

Welcome home

<i>Nordic winters means more time to spend at home and indoors. Light a few candles, serve some cheese and snacks, and hang out with your friends.</i><p>Why …

Weather

11 BEAUTIFUL SCANDINAVIAN DESIGN FLOWER VASES

Mar 14, 2017<p>With spring just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start decorating your home with beautiful flowers. I see this season as a …

Interior Design

Six of the best.... Scandinavian shelving systems | These Four Walls

Shelving may not be the most exciting item of furniture, but it’s perhaps one of the most essential – particularly if you yearn for minimal, …

Interior Design

COZY & GREEN RETRO HOME IN SWEDEN

Mar 9, 2017<p>Would you have dark green walls in your home? After seeing this beautiful home I am very tempted. It belongs to the Swedish couple Cajsa …

Interior Design

Behind-the

Perhaps it’s not just the close proximity to one another, geographically and culturally, but a shared sense of design values that has enabled IKEA …

IKEA

IKEA switches to furniture that snaps together in minutes without requiring tools

The fiddly ritual of assembling IKEA furniture is set to become a thing of the past as the furniture giant introduces products that snap together …

Furniture

BOTANICAL DECORATIVE ITEMS AT HOME

Mar 6, 2017<p>I am currently loving the botanical trend, and have slowly been adding little accents of it in my home during winter to make the …

The twelve hippest European neighbourhoods to visit this year

Stylist …

Travel

Anette Krogstad and Moa Håkansson – The Art of Every Day

Moa Håkansson: Untitled. Material: Ceramic. Photo — Moa Håkansson<p>One night when she was out on the town in Oslo, she fell into conversation with a …

Design

CREATING SPECIAL HAPPY MEMORIES

Mar 2, 2017<p>Another month has gone by and we finally say hi to March. But first, let’s have a look at some of the many moments shared through …

Copenhagen

Norwegian Blogger Home

I am going to be brief today, as my plate is pretty full this PM, but I wanted to share a beautiful home with you guys.<p>Two of my favorite design …

NEW TREND // LARGE STATEMENT PRINTS

Mar 1, 2017<p>I love the idea of having a large statement print somewhere, especially something personal like a blown-up black & white photo from …

Interior Design

Nu är det hjul igen!

Nu ser vi de låga soffborden dyka upp överallt igen. En tuff, snygg och väldigt funkis lösning är att sätta stora hjul på en vanlig bordsskiva. Här …

SCANDINAVIAN PRODUCTS WITH THE NATURE AT HEART // SAGALAGA DESIGN

Feb 26, 2017<p>I had the pleasure of having a little chat with Satu Enstedt, the woman behind the Finnish brand <b>Sagalaga Design</b>. Their designs are born …

Design

Copenhagen Restaurant at La Maison du Danemark in Paris

Last week we’ve featured Flora Danica, one of the recently revamped restaurants located at La Maison du Danemark in Paris. Copenhagen is the second …

Paris

The Acorn Collection By Vita Copenhagen - Design Milk

As VITA Copenhagen says, “see everything in a new light this year!” To help with that, they’ve launched their Acorn lighting collection, where …

Design

HARMONIC & SOPHISTICATED APARTMENT

Feb 22, 2017<p>I love the look of this apartment styled by Swedish <b>Anna Mårselius</b>. It’s gorgeous natural tones gives off a calm and harmonic vibe, the …

Design

University of Bergen students design furniture for prison inmates

An embracing chair designed to soothe anxiety and a lamp that anyone can be taught to manufacture are among items of furniture designed for prisons …

Furniture

This Easy DIY Magazine Shelf Should Be on Your To-Do List

Looking to spruce up your interior without spending big bucks? Check out this simple DIY project by IKEA Livet Hemma.<p>It consists of a magazine rack …

IKEA

10 CREATIVE WAYS TO REUSE PACKAGING

Feb 21, 2017<p>1 // <b>Use a egg carton as storage</b>. We all have little things that tend to get lost in drawers, but it can be hard to find the right …

Hacking

Beautiful marble kitchen

I love the way these marble tiles are placed in this black and white kitchen. This niche gives depth to the backdrop and makes for the perfect shelf …

Seven emerging designers to watch from the Stockholm Furniture Fair

Now the Stockholm Furniture Fair has ended, we're reflecting on some of the most promising talent spotted during the event.<p>Stockholm Furniture Fair, …