Forest-Edge Child-Friendly Family Home in Denmark

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Rising next to a forest’s edge, this child-friendly family home in Aarhus, Denmark, invites the green surroundings inside throguh a series of openings, skylights and mesmerizing floor-to-ceiling windows. Møller Architects Denmark Villa R

Modern Family Home in Denmark Brings the Forest Inside

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Backing to a forest in Aarhus, Denmark, this modern family home designed by architectural firm C.F. Photography by Julian Weyer] The post Modern Family Home in Denmark Brings the Forest Inside appeared first on Freshome.com.

Infinite Bridge Sculpture in Denmark Enriches Coastal Landscape

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Drawing attention to the shoreline, where the piers would line up steamboats in the old days, this modern sculpture accentuates the scenic coastal landscape surrounding the city of Aarhus in Denmark.

Travel the Globe on Foot with Denmark’s Walkable World Map

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Luckily though, morphing into a half-human, half-sea creature isn't necessary to get the exploratory deed done, thanks to this spectacular walkable world map in Denmark. (Image credit: Verdenskortet).

Christina & Lars' Close-to-Nature Countryside Escape in Denmark — House Tour

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Location: Zealand, Denmark. Pin it. Name: Christina Birch and Lars Fynbo and their two sons. Size: 39 square meter (420 square feet). Years lived in: 8 years; Owned.

Construction Commences on ROCKFON’s First North American Acoustic Ceiling Panel Manufacturing Facility

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affiliate ROCKFON® LLC, a subsidiary of Denmark-based ROCKWOOL® International A/S, officially broke ground today on its first North American acoustic ceiling panel ROXUL® USA Inc.

LEGO's Latest Architecture Set Is So Meta

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The newest building to get the brick treatment is its own LEGO House in Denmark, which resembles—you guessed it—LEGO bricks. With their latest edition for their Architecture series, LEGO is going meta. READ MORE ». Architecture

ROXUL USA Confirms Plans for ROCKFON's First North American Acoustic Ceiling Manufacturing Facility in Mississippi

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affiliate ROCKFON® LLC, a subsidiary of Denmark-based ROCKWOOL® International A/S, has confirmed plans to build its first North American acoustic ceiling manufacturing ROXUL® USA Inc.

Tiger Opens 500th Store — Design News

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Tiger, Denmark's answer to IKEA, is set on global domination. Pin it. The retailer opened its 500th location this month, in London's Notting Hill. READ MORE ».

This House Is Made From Tomato Stems, Grass and Other Farm Waste

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Denmark is officially home to the world's first biological house, a conceptual structure built from upcycled agricultural materials, including bits of tomato stems, seaweed, grass and glass that would ordinarily be incinerated and used as an energy source.

Proof Scandinavians May Have the World's Most Stylish Kitchens

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In the interest of bringing you the most beautiful and stylish ideas for your home, I've combed through a vast collection of kitchens from Sweden, Norway and Denmark and highlighted some of the best ideas here. (Image credit: Entrance ).

Take it From a Dane: Hygge Can Be a Recipe for a Happy Life — Hygge Holidays

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When life coach Bonnie Rasmussen moved to the UK from her native Denmark, she missed the feeling of airy, serene, light-filled Scandinavian-style homes. Because she's from Denmark and clearly knows how to craft a serene home, I asked her to share her thoughts on hygge — what it is, what it means to her, and how everyone can add more of it into their home this holiday season (and all year long).

B&W to Design and Build Teesside Renewable Energy Plant near Middlesbrough, UK

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B&W) announced today that a joint venture including its Denmark-based subsidiary, Babcock & Wilcox Vølund A/S, has been awarded a contract to Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.

NCC to Energy Refurbish Hørgården Residential Home for the Elderly

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NCC in Denmark is to energy refurbish the Hørgården residential home for the elderly outside Copenhagen for the 3B housing company. The order is worth SEK 385 million. Digitalization will play a

NCC Enters Agreement with Boligselskabet Nordkysten for Energy Refurbishment of Tibberupparken in Espergærde

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NCC in Denmark has entered into an agreement with Boligselskabet Nordkysten under which it will be responsible for the second and last phase of the energy refurbishment of Tibberupparken in

Philadelphia Museum of Art Hosts Scandinavian Design Exhibit — Design News

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Northern Lights" explores the innovative concepts that have shaped design in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, and Iceland, and features everything from mid-century furniture to Minecraft.

Make the Most of Summer: 25 Games, Grilling & Gardening Tips to Learn Right Now

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House Tour: Christina & Lars' Close-to-Nature Countryside Escape in Denmark. Pin it. Warm weather certainly inspires a fair amount of lounging, but it's also great for learning new skills.

Katja's "Flamingo Sky" Room — Room for Color Contest

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I found it on a trip to Denmark a while ago. Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Katja. Location: Orange , CA. Division: Light. Inspiration for my palette: For this room, I was inspired by the swan fabric that I used on one of the pillows.

The Dane Bringing Authentic Modern Design to NYC — Marketplace Member Spotlight

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After all, Denmark is one of the spots where the movement really hit its peak. Lars Noah Balderskilde of Lanoba is bringing the history of Danish Modern furniture to America. Image credit: Lanoba Design ). Lars Noah Balderskilde has plenty to celebrate this month.

Dane Attraction: Ideas to Borrow From Copenhagen's Most Stylish Spaces

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Even if you're not able to make the trip to Denmark anytime soon, you can still admire these stylish spaces from afar — and maybe even come away with a few ideas for your own home. Once upon a time, we took you on a tour of the most stylish restaurants in Paris , and today we're headed to Copenhagen, a European capital with a little less hype than Paris, but no less style.

How Can I Buy Something From A Company That Doesn't Ship to the US? — Good Questions

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Q: I have a vexing issue: I found a rug that I really like from Denmark ( this one —please see photo below) but I contacted them and they do not ship to the United States! Pin it.

Here Are 12 of the Coolest Pieces From Stockholm Design Week 2018

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KLASSIK daybed Poul Volther’s 1959 daybed has been put into production by KLASSIK Denmark in collaboration with Volther’s family.

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Avente Tile Talk: Christmas Greetings from Avente Tile

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Denmark: The Christmas feast is celebrated at midnight Christmas Eve. Monday, December 23, 2013. Christmas Greetings from Avente Tile. This homes entry is cheerfully decorated to welcome Christmas guests.

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We Can't Get Enough: A Big Gallery of Beautiful Scandinavian Style Living Rooms

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To celebrate our love of the look, we've collected Scandi-inspired living rooms from Sweden, Denmark, Colorado, California, and beyond that have a perfect balance of clean minimalism and inviting hygge. It's no secret that we love the minimal elegance of Scandinavian style. The hallmarks of the look—white painted walls, pale woods, black accents, cozy textiles and tons of gray—are solid basics to admire (or build off of for something a little funkier).

Sara's Living & Dining Room Full of "Nordic Simplicity" — Favorite Rooms

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Name & Location: Sara in The village Skærbæk outside Fredericia, Denmark. Pin it. My Favorite Room : Living/Dining Room. Specs: 431 Square Feet. What I love most about our living room is the way that the sun falls in through the large window-doors, creating figures on the floor.

Which Country's Men Do the Most Housework? — Design News

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Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development found that men from Slovenia, Denmark, and Estonia do the most household chores, over 100 minutes per day, where Indian men do the least at 19 minutes. This study is from last year, but the results are still interesting.

This Human Habitat Floats with the Tides

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This project brought students from Estonia, Iceland, Denmark, Latvia, and Lithuania together to create this floating human habitat. This Veetee (“Water Way”) structure began as an experiment.

Emilie's Fifth Floor Nest — Small Cool

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Location: Århus C Denmark. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Emilie Bach. Square Feet: 430. Division: International. What I Love About My Small Home: I love our balcony in the morning, and the amount of light in the apartment.

Want to Move to Europe? Real Life Advice on How To Make an International Move

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And they had a pick of pre-approved countries like Ireland, England, Belgium, Denmark and the Netherlands! Morgan's dream of living in Europe was a topic even on her first date with her partner Matt. Matt had never been to Europe before, but it wasn't long until we booked out first trip together and he caught the travel bug," writes Morgan. Three years after that first date, Matt got the opportunity to open his company's European office.

Decorating Tricks to Steal from Stylish Scandinavian Interiors

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Maybe all the time they spend inside during those long northern winters helps to account for the fact that everyone in Iceland, Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway has an absolutely perfect home. (At What is it with those Scandinavians, anyway?

Helene's Clever Cube — Small Cool

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Location: Valby Denmark. Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Helene. Square Feet: 530. Division: International. What I Love About My Small Home: I love the location and that the rent is pretty low compared to other apartments like this one near Copenhagen.

A Charming Marmalade Factory Conversion in Poland

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The design firm sourced décor from the 1950s and 60s in countries around Europe, including Denmark, the Czech Republic, Poland, and the Netherlands.

10 Design Lessons You Can Learn From Scandinavian Interiors

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Scandinavian design extends to the countries of Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland—offering a vast and eclectic taste that personifies this design movement and is characterized by simplicity, functionality and minimalism.

Bonnie & Russell's Scandi-Style Victorian — House Tour

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When Bonnie first moved to the UK from her native Denmark, she was accustomed to light, warm and cosy open-plan Scandinavian homes with good insulation and double glazed windows. Pin it. Name: Bonnie Rasmussen and Russell Patmore. Location: Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom.

A Small, Eclectic Edwardian Cottage in London — House Tour

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The cottage is full of Edwardian character like high ceilings and big sash windows, and even the estate was named after King Edward VII's wife, Princess Alexandra of Denmark. Name: Maaike Mekking and Michael Aveling (and Alma, Rosa). Location: Sydenham, London. Size: 758 square feet. Years lived in: 1.5 years, owned.

Intricate Chandelier Casts Mysterious Forest Scene on Walls

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“Forms in Nature” is a collection of unique chandeliers by Denmark-based design group Hilden Diaz. The pieces were inspired by nature drawings by Darwinist Ernst Haeckel. Not only are these chandeliers striking in its appearance; they also casts incredible shadows on the surrounding walls.

Rustic Apartment in Berlin Shows Its Mediterranean Roots

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” The furniture, lamps and rugs come from Poland, Denmark and the Czech Republic; some pieces are 50 to 60 years old. Surrounded by a forest in the suburbs of Berlin, this rustic apartment by Loft Szczecin is a breath of fresh air.

We Can't Get Enough: A Big Gallery of Beautiful Scandinavian Style Living Rooms

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To celebrate our love of the look, we've collected Scandi-inspired living rooms from Sweden, Denmark, Colorado, California, and beyond that have a perfect balance of clean minimalism and inviting hygge. It's no secret that we love the minimal elegance of Scandinavian style. The hallmarks of the look—white painted walls, pale woods, black accents, cozy textiles and tons of gray—are solid basics to admire (or build off of for something a little funkier).

Pro Life Coach Tips On: How To Add More Hygge to Your Home & Life

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Having grown up in Denmark (and an obvious expert at crafting soothing, stylish spaces), I asked Bonnie to share what the Danish word "hygge" means to her. Bonnie Rasmussen 's profession and passion as a life coach is all about increasing her clients' "well-being, performance, resilience and resourcefulness." It's not surprising in the slightest, then that her UK home is a stunning space that increases the well-being of all that live in and visit it.

Vote Now: Today's Small Cool Entries — Entries from Friday, May 15

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530 square feet in Denmark: Helene's Clever Cube. Pin it. Check out today's new Small Cool Contest entries and be sure to add a "favorite" vote to any and all that you'd like to help send on to the next round.