45 Examples Of Country Styled Nordic Interiors

Anna Maria King Upholstered Bed Found on ballarddesigns.com Mlinaric, Henry and Zervudachi Sweden Early 20th Century A great neoclassical Swedish gray. and white painted oval table in Louis XVI style. Good scale with nice carving and a good later painted finish Found on 1stdibs.com Swedish Longcase Mora clock c.1860 scraped back to original paint Found… Continue reading 45 Examples Of Country Styled Nordic Interiors

Nordic Scandinavian Decorating Advice from Designer Alexandra Angle

House Beautiful Feb 2011 Designer Alexandra Angle shares her Scandinavian design advice with House Beautiful on how she made over a dark cottage in Venice, California. This house mixes Americana and Swedish country. Are we in the midst of a Scandinavian revival? It does seem so. There’s a trend toward being unpretentious and relaxed and… Continue reading Nordic Scandinavian Decorating Advice from Designer Alexandra Angle

Swedish Tripod Tilt-Top Candle Stand Tables

Swedish Tea Tripod Tables- trouvais.com Tea tables were originally designed to serve tea. Some were designed to tilt like the pie table which could then be folded up and stored away. Dutch painters were known to decorate the tops of these tables with landscapes starting in the late 17th century, and this following survived well… Continue reading Swedish Tripod Tilt-Top Candle Stand Tables

Decorating With Swedish Country Antiques- Darlene Peterson Buchanan

Swedish Country Plates Sold Through Food52. Visit Swedish Country.com For A Look At The Whole Rosemaling Collection America is a land of many immigrants. As many as 1.4 million Swedes immigrated to America between 1840 and 1930. As the descendants of these immigrants and others seek to decorate their homes, it is not surprising that Swedes… Continue reading Decorating With Swedish Country Antiques- Darlene Peterson Buchanan

3 Rustic Scandinavian Country Homes – Borrow Ideas From Norway and Denmark

Inspiring Interiors Blog posted some terrific pictures of a barn styled home with a Scandinavian styled interior. If you are looking for a country styled look, consider how this home is set up. Start With A Gray Palette Starting out with gray through out your house can be a really simple way to decorate the… Continue reading 3 Rustic Scandinavian Country Homes – Borrow Ideas From Norway and Denmark

69 Inspiring Pictures Of Nordic Country Style Decorating

Bogstad Manor In Norway Bogstad Manor is a protected cultural monument and one of the few country estates in Norway. The history of the estate dates back to 1649, while Norway was still Catholic the land was rented out to tenant farmers by Hoved√łya Monastery. After the reformatin in 1536 it was confiscated by the… Continue reading 69 Inspiring Pictures Of Nordic Country Style Decorating

A Guesthouse Decorated in The Swedish Style

In the August 2010 issue of Home Beautiful, an editorial was written up on a garage in Salt Lake City which was transformed into a relaxing guest house with an overall Swedish design. Designers Marshall Watson and Jeffrey Kilmer took the everyday average space we all forget about and utilized the property in an entirely… Continue reading A Guesthouse Decorated in The Swedish Style

50 Examples Of Swedish Folk Country Interiors

Country Style Mora Clocks – Swedish Interior Design.co.uk Interior archive is one of those sites where you can spend hours on.  Looking through their dozens of pictures, there are a number of beautiful pictures that present a country look from Sweden.  Here are my favorites: A  Swedish Interior Design Country Folk Art Home Photographed By… Continue reading 50 Examples Of Swedish Folk Country Interiors

The Country Side Of Sweden- An All White Based Home

Wood has always played an integral part in the Swedish home life. Beech, birch and pine are the most popular woods in the Nordic region. Hardwoods such as mahogany were rarely used in Sweden as they would have to be imported, as well as the blonder woods were native to the land making it practical… Continue reading The Country Side Of Sweden- An All White Based Home

An American’s Guide For Getting The Swedish Country Look

With the stresses this world has to offer, it is no wonder why there is such a gravitation towards a home that is cozy and relaxing.  Our homes are places where we want to connect with our family and friends amidst the fast paced life we are living. Country decorating has always been a very… Continue reading An American’s Guide For Getting The Swedish Country Look

Swedish Gustavian Dining Chairs

  Set of Six Antique 19th Century Swedish Gustavian Dining Chairs With Gray Paint- Scandinavian Antiques Co On Ebay Ballard Designs has designed a terrific looking Swedish country chair called “Sorrento” that has all the good looks of one of the most popular Swedish chair designs.  The chair features fluted turned legs, with a classic… Continue reading Swedish Gustavian Dining Chairs

17th Century Primitive Painted Homes

La Pouyette featured a unique post of a primitive painted cabin located a few kilometers from Gstaad.  The cabin was originally featured in the  1993 Home and Garden magazine. Gstaad is a village in the German-speaking section of the Canton of Bern in southwestern Switzerland, and home to one of the largest ski areas in the Alps. … Continue reading 17th Century Primitive Painted Homes