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A starter home with a calming and cozy Scandinavian interior

We just completed our first full remodel and interior design project, YAY! We had the pleasure to work with the best first client you can wish for, uncomplicated, trusting and open to our ideas! The transition from "having" to "living" in a home Our clients were (and still are :) ) a young couple about to be married, buying their first "real" home together. I remember that phase in Michael's and my life very...

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Guillaume Alan interior design creating a sanctuary in paris

Guillaume Alan: French Interior design at its best We are so thrilled to show you the work of French designer Guillaume Alan. This talented designer is based in Paris and in London and represents the modern French interior design that we love. Guillaume was born into the world of architecture and interior design. He was surrounded by architecture and beautiful furniture and antiques due to his parent's profession of being architects and his grandmother...

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Angela Willemsen, SEGMENTS

I had the chance to get to know Angela Willemsen, a young object designer based in Rotterdam. The way Angela is using her objects to create dynamic interest in often static room has inspired me right from the start! I love her work SEGMENTS, and I'm very excited to have the chance to ask her some question about her design process, her understanding of space and her work.   Hallo Angela, thanks...

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Ewelina Makosa

Ewelina Makosa is an Interior designer and artist, whose beautiful soft and harmonious esthetic immediately spoke to me. She has a unique approach to space color and shape and is a master of using these qualities within her interior designs as well as paintings. Together with her partner Jan Garncarek founder of Kokora, she embraces design in every way, and is not afraid to test out the unknown and refine...

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Know your space, create the right atmosphere – Part 5

Design for the right type of space! As we have already talked about in previous posts, understanding and archiving the right atmosphere is quite a complex matter. Even more so, if we look at space itself. If we want to understand Space we should know that there are four different areas of spaces we can create an atmosphere for. Public, Semi Public, Semiprivate and Private areas. Each of these areas will communicate...

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Influencing the way we experience space – Part 4

What influences the way we experience space? Before creating a space with a distinct atmosphere it is crucial to understand the difference between intended atmosphere and perceived atmosphere. Intended atmosphere is the way a space is designed to be experienced. Generally the creator of that space will make these decisions based on the  Identity, purpose and the emotional involvement that space is supposed to communicate. Perceived atmosphere is the way every...

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