FOCUS ON SCANDINAVIAN PRODUCTS16 June 2020
Are you a fan of Scandinavian decoration and have a penchant for DIY? So, that's great because today we're going to tell you about it. Coffee table, console, dining table or even kitchen island… Each piece of furniture can be produced in a specific style and universe.
A SCANDINAVIAN ATMOSPHERE IN YOUR LIVING ROOM
The Scandinavian style comes in many ways in the living room. It’s a style that must be cozy and very bright. It is characterized by natural materials such as blond wood and the furniture is refined and functional. Indeed, the idea is to organize the space as well as possible. In terms of colors, we will obviously highlight white but also light and pastel tones.
THE DESIGN OF A COFFEE TABLE
The living room is the living room of the house by definition. This is where you will greet your friends for a drink or a TV show. So that your coffee table blends perfectly with the Scandinavian atmosphere of your home, it is ideal to choose a light wood top as well as legs that will highlight it while bringing a touch of lightness.
Opt for example for the realization of nesting coffee tables with pin feet 30 and 40cm . You can also head for bigger feet such as the flat iron foot or the cross foot . In white, they blend in perfectly with this type of atmosphere !
THE DESIGN OF A CONSOLE
As we said above, a Scandinavian interior is practical and functional. Therefore, storage is essential. If there is a piece of furniture capable of combining this functional side while being a decorative element in its own right, it is the console!
For the realization of this one, you also have a wide choice in terms of feet. For example, you can choose the skate foot for its very light and sleek side, the cross foot for its design and graphics or even the flat iron console foot to be able to slide a second plate at the level of the cross member.
A SCANDINAVIAN ATMOSPHERE IN YOUR DINING ROOM
Renowned for being very natural, the Scandinavian universe is timeless and keeps rooms bright even in winter, when the sun is not there. To bring this type of atmosphere to your dining room, you will have to go for blond or white wood furniture. However, do not deprive yourself of a few small touches of color on your decoration (candles, frames, etc.)
THE DESIGN OF A DINING TABLE
In Scandinavian countries, the dining room is seen as the heart of the house. They gather around the table, surrounded by family and friends, while sharing a good meal.
As for the realization, the ideal is to direct you towards a large rectangular dining table, with a blond wood top. It will then be necessary to associate it with feet which will come to put it value. Any model of foot can be suitable, even the imposing feet inspired by industrial style can go perfectly with a Scandinavian universe when chosen in white!
A SCANDINAVIAN ATMOSPHERE IN YOUR KITCHEN
When it comes to the kitchen, it must be warm and functional. Indeed, this is where we meet as a family to prepare dinner or have breakfast in the morning. When you opt for a Scandinavian universe in your kitchen, your room will have to be very natural and light. To set up this type of atmosphere, you will have to opt for light wood furniture, even white and light colors. The ideal is also to let in as much light as possible, so do not spare yourself on lamps or candles!
THE DESIGN OF A KITCHEN ISLAND
The kitchen island can have different uses. Indeed, it can serve as a support for your hobs but also as a table if you extend it and add chairs or stools.
When it comes to making your kitchen island, the ideal is to opt for a light or even white wood top. Preferably use a drop off worktop, so as to harmonize the whole. Then fix it on white feet, choosing the model you want. Here they are reinforced pin feet and the iron-flat feet that have been chosen!
THE DESIGN OF A HIGH TABLE
In the same vein as the kitchen island, you also have the option of creating a high table if space permits. For this, we advise you to go to the tailor-made thin flat iron foot which will guarantee robustness and stability or towards the reinforced pin foot which will bring a touch of lightness.
A SCANDINAVIAN ATMOSPHERE IN YOUR BATHROOM
After you have developed your Scandinavian universe throughout the house, all you have to do is do it in your bathroom. In this room, the choice of colors will be decisive. It is important to know that your furniture must be simple and uncluttered, composed mainly of light wood or white. The goal is not to overload your bathroom. You can nevertheless add a few small touches of color, in a subtle way: towels or a little decoration.
THE DESIGN OF A BASIN FURNITURE
As for the home-made realization of your washbasin cabinet, make sure to stay in the same tones by choosing light wood in particular and white bases. You will undoubtedly need custom-made feet , then you can opt forthe reinforced pin feet which are very airy and refined. Also, you can decide to use flat iron feet if you simply want to raise an existing piece of furniture.
As you will have understood, the secret to decorating your Scandinavian-style interior is to keep it simple and functional. Highlight light wood with white, while adding a few touches of color here and there. Also make sure that your room is as bright as possible by playing with light sources. Plan for storage and be soft in terms of decoration. Your room should not be too busy, on the contrary, it should be as uncluttered as possible.
To learn even more about the Scandinavian universe, take a look at our article An atmosphere inspired by the Scandinavian style │ Style game # 6
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