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Take 5 for Fika – The best Scandi coffee houses in London

But first coffee… In London, we love a cup of the hot stuff. But we have noticed that too many of us are rushing around with a cardboard-cupped coffee, hastily sipping on public transport and

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Top places to visit in Scandinavia this autumn.

As Summer draws to a close, ‘back to school’ adverts monopolise and daily routines resume, you may be pushing aside the dreams of a holiday till Christmas. Admittedly, the weather isn’t going to return to

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August Rug Edit: The Kilim rug

August Rug Edit: The Kilim rug

  A favourite among interior designers, the Kilim rug is used to add a splash of colour and pattern to a minimalist interior. There are lots of styles emerging online, utilising original patterns and colours

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Interior Inspiration; Scandi wall art

We all love adding those finishing touches to our home to add pops of colour and additional texture. At Skandihome we’ve noticed that there is one sure-fire way to get colour, pattern and texture into

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July Hot List - A Swedish summer balcony

July Hot List – A Swedish summer balcony

July is upon us, and for our rug edit this month, we’re thinking about sitting outside and enjoying the (sometimes unreliable!) sun’s rays. In Sweden, easy access to nature is a must whether residing in

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5 steps towards a scandinavian midsummer table spread

5 steps to the perfect Midsummer table spread

It’s that time of year again! The days are longer and warmer, and Sweden celebrates as mid-June brings an abundance of festivities to kick off the summer holidays. Maypole dancing, wreath-making and schnapps-drinking are among

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Fika Love: Nordic Afternoon tea in London

Afternoon tea has long been a tradition in England – and Fika is a much-loved treat among Scandinavians. As the summer months approach – we’re dreaming of sweet treats and refreshing drinks to enjoy with

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fashion versus interiors, blog post by skandihome. william morris, h&m, sandberg wallpapers and gianni

Fashion vs. Interiors – Floral Frenzy

As the seasons change, we go from snuggling up in the warmth to craving bright sunshine and fresh surroundings. Our wardrobes and homes go through this change too, patterns become bolder and colours brighter. From

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scandinavian interior blog - may rug edit blues and whites

May rug edit – Scandi Blue

  May is upon us! The weather is getting warmer, it’s brighter outside – and we’ve dusted off our sunglasses in readiness! It’s definitely putting us in the mood for sun and sea. While dreaming

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top 5 scandi storage ideas for spring clean

Top 5 storage ideas for a Scandi spring clean!

Spring is the season that presses the re-set button on nature! Sprouting plants, blossoming trees and budding flowers emerge as a blanket of green sweeps the landscape. For many, Spring means it is time for

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