earthy & cozy

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all images courtesy of fantastic frank.se

love the simple material palette and the earthy tone that creates this cozy home interior.

and look at the size of window/doors… natural sunlight definitely makes any space better without much effort needed.

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all images courtesy of fantastic frank.se

and speaking our love for brass — the brass suspension lamp in any room just never fails. ( menu version has been one of my favorites so far)

earthy & cozy

gloomy day inspo: black and millennial pink (yeah)

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all images courtesy of scandinavian homes.se

it seems so many centuries ago since my last post on this blog. a gloomy saturday afternoon,  little bean and his dad are napping upstairs.  somehow i found this amazing quiet(? despite the block party music outside our house) time that i can finally surf, strategically, and blog about things i like.

i started to follow scandinavian homes, a stockholm-based interior styling studio,  about a few months ago and i’ve been swooning all over their always refreshing take on the interior styling. you should definitely check out their insta.

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all images courtesy of scandinavian homes.se

this property, have just right amount of black, balanced with natural wood materials and a splash of, well, millennial pink from the furnishing. the wood and petal color soften the mostly black and white interior and the result is just simply gorgeous.

i am definitely sold, again, about the mesh panel railing.

happy weekend everyone!

gloomy day inspo: black and millennial pink (yeah)

throw-back Friday

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it’s hard to believe it has been seven years since i first posted this townhouse project by eliding & oscarson architects. seven years have been passed by and it is still my all time favorite. i just want to copy everything for my future home (somewhere, someday). it really worth another shout-out after seven years. check it out here.

throw-back Friday

spring update

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all images courtesy of fantastic frank.se

the simple material palette creates a cozy and chic interior . i love how relatable this interior style is and may i say, i can move in here.

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all images courtesy of fantastic frank.se

although the dark green/blue interior is not my usual go-to, i really like the calming atmosphere it provides. gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous…

spring update

about gray, brass, and marble…

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images courtesy of fantastic frank.se

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styled by emma Fischer for Bjurfors Göteborg

two very different settings of kitchen using same color & material palette: brass hardware, gray cabinets and marble countertop, and both kitchens look amazingly chic. love the simplicity and the accent of brass hardware.

white vs. black, which one is more of your type?

about gray, brass, and marble…

plywood and marble

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all images courtesy of madearchitects.be

the freshly cut look of plywood pair with marble countertop, these two simple materials, are surprisingly a perfect complimentary to each other. so minimal in form but rich in its character. simply gorgeous. and hey did i mention there is a beautiful concrete floor (in true cement gray) that extends inside-out? it must be such a treat to have your daily meals or cup of coffee here with that view.

if you’re like me who still believe in concrete floor, check out these beautiful examples here and here by antwerpen-based architecture studio made architects.

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