Decor Inspiration: Scandinavian Style

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When you think of Scandinavian style what comes to mind first? If you answered Ikea, then you’re probably not alone. Ikea is the perfect example of this beautifully simple design perspective. The Scandinavian design movement came on the scene in the 1950’s, hailing from Nordic countries, such as Finland, Norway, Sweden, Iceland and Denmark. The main characteristics being minimalism and functionality. That’s what makes Scandinavian design so idyllic – if you decorate in this vein, you’re going to end up with a very stylish and sleek room, that also makes complete sense and doesn’t look over done.

Here are some examples of Scandinavian style to take inspiration from! Continue reading

Our Top IKEA Picks for Condo Living

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A few weeks ago, something very exciting may have arrived on your doorstep – and no, we’re not talking about that delicious pizza you ordered – we’re talking about the new, much-anticipated 2017 IKEA Catalogue! For lovers of affordable, stylish, Scandinavian design, this is always something worth celebrating, and a bit of a big deal. Looking through the catalogue you’ll see that after 40 years, Ikea Canada has still got it. Here are our top picks that are perfect for condo living!  Continue reading