All posts tagged: Denmark

be my guest: a cozy danish guesthouse

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lifestyle / weekend house

all images courtesy of boligliv.dk hello september! (i am not saying bye-bye to summer yet) a creative overhaul transformed the garden shed into a cozy guesthouse in the family’s backyard. the barn-inspired interior looks real without leaving the trying-too-hard feel. the mostly white interior makes a nice contest to the black exterior facade. here are couple of my favorite moments:

inside outside: summer villa from aarhus, denmark

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interior / lifestyle / scandinavian design / weekend house

all images via boligmagasinet.dk | photo: morten holtum love the concept of a fluid transition between inside and outside… especially when your surrounding is this gorgeous! what a luxurious thing if we could let the door & windows open all summer! the breeze, the sunshine… the joy of summer. there is definitely a ‘i can move in here’ moment. i couldn’t  find anything i don’t like in this house. from living room to kitchen to bathroom and bedroom… everything seems […]

copenhagen by vifa | enjoy the music, nordic style

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design / scandinavian design

[all images © vifa.dk] spotted the global launch news via stylepark’s Facebook page, i am so excited to see something this simple & elegant will be available soon ( spring 2014, via selected retailers and vifa’s online shop)! after decades of technology in making the high-end sound speaker, the danish manufacturer vifa now launches its first own line copenhagan, a portable and wireless loudspeaker. with the blessing of scandinavian spirit, you can expect refined craftsmanship and nordic design expressed in […]

festive white

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holiday & celebration / home goods / scandinavian design

 [all images courtesy of louise roe.dk] can’t believe tomorrow is christmas eve..!! actually in the past couple days i was fighting a terrible flu, which totally messed up my sense of time… anyway, lots of business travel definitely increase the chance of intaking more germs. couple beautiful images from danish design brand louise roe… i am very looking forward to having a healthy, no flu normal life again!!!

dream project: danish national maritime museum by BIG

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architecture / scandinavian design

[all images courtesy of BIG.dk] it’s opened now! this has been one of my favorite projects by BIG and i am so excited to see its completion!! the images of realized museum are just as good as they looked in the renderings! and yes, the new&old (transforming a old concrete dry dock into a modern museum), the simple  material palette (concrete, steel, glass), and the modern design language (minimal)… all have made this project onto my […]

typography posters, now.

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design

[image courtesy of lotta agaton for rum magazine] i’ve been eyeing on this C poster by danish online font foundry playtype for a while… to be specific, it was after i saw the poster from lotta agaton’s amazing home. could i have that please? here are couple of my favorite typography posters… that’s right, now you know why we heart white wall!

POV candle holder by note design studio

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design / scandinavian design

[all images by menu] a collaboration between two of my favorite design force – danish design company menu and stockholm-based design studio note , the result is a minimal and geometric smart candle holder called POV (point of view). as the name POV indicated, the focal object can be altered depends on your point of view. this candle holder reads like a axon cube drawing from front view, yet the lines of three edges actually are lifted and […]

cast glass shelter

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architecture

recently john participated a idea competition host by innosite.dk. the contest of “TRANSPARENT SHELTER” is aimed to spotlight the medium of glass and the interplay between design and craftsmanship. solutions should be innovative and the construction should consist almost entirely of glass. also the proposal must be based on a specific site in holbæk, denmark. since the competition is closed now and three winning ideas will be selected at the end of february, i invited john to share his proposal with […]