at home in helsinki.

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this is the latest project from Helsinki-based interior designer and freelance decorating editor Laura Seppänena and Photographer Pauliina Salonen. a sweet 52 square meter two-room apartment near the Helsinki centre with fresh, clean Scandinavian vibe and just the right amount of vintage paired with newer pieces brings a warm, serene and cosy feeling to the apartment. The... 
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paint it black!

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i’m very excited to finally share with you my latest home improvement project! i got up some steely nerve and painted my new house black! i’ve always dreamed of having a black house, and i couldn’t be more thrilled with the way it turned out. i’ve been pinning black houses, inspired by those in Scandinavia and denmark, and at long last have one of my... 
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rove concepts: a $500 giveaway.

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this is the nilsson media stand from rove concepts, and it’s the perfect piece of furniture for my entry way. it’s an odd spot and challenging to furnish, but this credenza fit all my needs — it’s low and sleek, with drawers for my dining linens, and because there’s shelving, it’s the perfect spot for a few of my favorite cookbooks. there’s... 
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a scandinavian renovation.

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featured on milk decoration this is the transformation of a 1908 scandinavian home renovated over a three-year period by interior designer Malin Persson and her Italian husband. Together they renovated a home in ruins, everything from plumbing to the electricity and on and on, as you can imagine with such an old home, but kept the integrity and unique charm of the home intact... 
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playhouse by the beach.

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recently featured in vtwonen this is the Biarritz beach house brought back to life by Constance Dorian, who found it in ruin and disrepair. she completely renovated the 1940’s beach bungalow, adding loads of fresh white paint — to floors and ceilings. what she’s achieved is a relaxing pastel playhouse by the shore with cozy rugs, sheepskins, and rich fabrics... 
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