Sparse and Simple Island Home in Sweden

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Small Apartment in Sweden Has a Charming Bistro Feel

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We love the dynamic character this small apartment in Sweden exudes. The post Small Apartment in Sweden Has a Charming Bistro Feel appeared first on Freshome.com. Apartments Architecture small apartment small apartment Sweden small Swedish home

Dark Walls, Wood Make For a Warm, Cozy Apartment in Sweden

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Discovered by Freshome on real estate broker Alvhem ‘s website, this 721-square-foot apartment in Gothenburg, Sweden, features two rooms, an exquisite chef’s kitchen and access to the garden. Architecture apartment in Sweden

Egg-Shaped Sauna Mirrors Arctic Landscape in Sweden

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Artist duo Bigert & Bergström completed the design of an egg-shaped sauna in Kiruna, Sweden’s northernmost town. Photography credit: Jean-Baptiste Béranger The post Egg-Shaped Sauna Mirrors Arctic Landscape in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com.

Serene Vacation Home in Sweden Hides Among the Pine Trees

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Villa Ljung is a charming vacation home near the sea in Höllviken, Sweden. Information provided by Johan Sundberg Architecture; photography by Markus Linderoth] The post Serene Vacation Home in Sweden Hides Among the Pine Trees appeared first on Freshome.com.

A Sculptural, Simple Prefab Home in Sweden

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Created by Swedish architect Tommy Carlsson, this low-cost prefab home is located in a suburb of Stockholm, Sweden. The post A Sculptural, Simple Prefab Home in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Think low-cost homes are boring and lacking inspiration? Think again!

Modern Villa Design in Sweden Balancing Social Fun and Privacy

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Impressive interior design lines each space in this Sweden villa, inspiring us to choose the best color palette for a bright, relaxed atmosphere. The post Modern Villa Design in Sweden Balancing Social Fun and Privacy appeared first on Freshome.com.

One-Room Apartment in Sweden Displays Function, Refinement

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This welcoming one-room Scandinavian apartment is located in a heritage building in Gothenburg, Sweden. We believe this one-room apartment in Sweden restores hope on decorating small spaces; with little effort, you can truly do magic.

Modern Home in Sweden Accessing Stunning Sea Views and Rocky Hillscapes

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Located on Fragile Valla Bay in Särö, the modern home in Sweden gathers 289 square meters on two levels on a plot measuring 4,220 square meters. Mentioning that this beautifully modern home in Sweden has its own cozy beach means opening up new possibilities.

This Bridge In Sweden Got a Playful, LEGO-Inspired Makeover

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Even if you're not one of those shameless grownups who haven't stopped indulging in the block-building fun, there's no way you can look at this LEGO-painted bridge in Gothenburg, Sweden and not experience at least a little bit of nostalgic glee.

Sculptural and Affordable Prefab Home in Sweden

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Imagined by Swedish architect Tommy Carlsson , this first of its kind low-cost prefab home is located in a suburb of Stockholm, Sweden. The post Sculptural and Affordable Prefab Home in Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com. Think cheap houses are boring and lacking inspiration?

Duplex in Sweden Proves That Small Can Feel Spacious

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Spotted by Freshome on real estate broker Alvhem ‘s website, this two-story duplex in Gothenburg, Sweden, features a delightful terrace. The post Duplex in Sweden Proves That Small Can Feel Spacious appeared first on Freshome.com.

Modern Villa in Sweden Offers Panoramic Sea Views

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Featuring panoramic views of the Stockholm Inlet, this modern villa in Sweden sits on a sloping three-quarter-acre lot and includes plenty of outdoor terrace and deck space. The post Modern Villa in Sweden Offers Panoramic Sea Views appeared first on Freshome.com.

Move Over Sweden: This Country's Kitchens Now Have Our Hearts

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But lately, the kitchens that are catching my eye aren't from Norway, or Sweden, or Finland, but from their near neighbors over in England. I have a bit of a thing for Scandinavian kitchens. I've even written quite a few articles about them for Apartment Therapy. British kitchens have, if you'll allow me, a certain je ne sais quois — a marriage of modern minimalism and traditional warmth. Let's take a look at some of my favorite examples. READ MORE ». Remodeling Ideas. Kitchen

Stressed Out? Perhaps A Glass Cabin In Sweden Will Help

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If you're running short on ideas about how to wind down in the most effective way, Sweden is here to show us how it's done. The same country that brought us a spectacular golden-egg shaped sauna has launched a case study called the 72-hour cabin. The project hopes to spread awareness about the cozy relationship its citizens share with nature and the benefits of indulging in some downtime by partaking in all that our wonderful planet has to offer. READ MORE ». Wellness. Travel.

Spectacular Attic Duplex With Glass Flooring in Stockholm, Sweden

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This elegant attic duplex reflecting light in every room is located on Norrbackagatan, a picturesque street in Stockholm, Sweden. The post Spectacular Attic Duplex With Glass Flooring in Stockholm, Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com.

Contemporary Residence With an Unexpected Tough Silhouette in Ingarö, Sweden

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Located on the island of Ingarö, Sweden, this contemporary residence designed by Gabriel Minguez is a surprising silhouette in an unspoiled natural landscape. The post Contemporary Residence With an Unexpected Tough Silhouette in Ingarö, Sweden appeared first on Freshome.com.

Sweden Lets You Borrow Designer Clothes For Free — Design News

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But none quite like Sweden's latest initiative; Shareware loans you duds from top Swedish designers for free via Instagram—but there's a catch. Pin it. Whether renting through a website or going old school and browsing a friend's closet, there are options out there for sharing clothes.

This Gorgeous Greenhouse in Sweden is For Sale — House of the Day

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This unique house within a greenhouse on the west coast of Sweden promises just that. Here's a (slightly lesser known) phrase about people in glass houses: They get a Mediterranean climate. READ MORE ». Real Estate

This Floating Sauna in Sweden Is Relaxation Goals

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From infrared to microwave, saunas are like so hot right now.

This Converted Church in Sweden Answers All Our House Prayers — House of the Day

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Two very popular categories of dreamy real estate include 1) homes in Sweden, and 2) converted churches—and this house just happens to be both. Peek inside this stunning property, which is accepting bids above 2,625,000 Swedish Krona, or $323,559 USD. READ MORE

NCC to Construct School, Sports Facility in Western Trelleborg, Sweden

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NCC is to build the new Vannhög and Lillevång school for pupils aged 6-16, with accompanying sports facilities in western Trelleborg, Sweden. The order secured by NCC from the Municipality

Jeans Label Rug by Kings of Sweden is Upcycled Awesomeness

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Scandinavian design company Kings of Sweden created an area rug that is about as unique as you can get. Made from a random blend of upcycled jeans labels collected from around the world, the finished result is a global design with a myriad of untold stories to tell

3 Design Destinations in Stockholm, Sweden

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Moderna Museet. Pin it. I'm writing this post on a Sunday evening, having just returned from a four-day trip to Stockholm. It was my first visit to the Swedish capital and, as is my wont, I aimed to fill my short time in the city with design-centric museums, galleries, and attractions.

You Don't Have to Wait for Winter Anymore to Stay in Sweden's Ice Hotel — Design News

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Every year since 1989, ICEHOTEL in Sweden is rebuilt for the winter season. Ironically, thanks to the sun, there's a new set of permanent accommodations. READ MORE ». Travel.

Bright Two-Room Apartment in Sweden Exhibiting an Interesting Modern Layout

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Making the most of its central location in the lovely city of Gothemburg, Sweden, this bright and spacious two-room apartment offers extensive surrounding views. The post Bright Two-Room Apartment in Sweden Exhibiting an Interesting Modern Layout appeared first on Freshome.com.

Flexible House Providing Room for Both Socializing and Seclusion: Villa J in Sweden

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Adapted to the living needs of a family of five, Villa J by Architect Johan Sundberg stands out on the background of a former fishing village east of the town of Höllviken, in Sweden.

Lemminkäinen Sells its Building Construction Business in Sweden

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Lemminkäinen has completed the sale of its building construction business in Sweden. Lemminkäinen agreed on 5 June 2015 to sell all outstanding shares in its Swedish subsidiary Rekab

Skanska Constructs Three Multi-Family Buildings with 158 Apartments in Sweden

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Skanska develops and constructs three multi-family buildings with 158 apartments in Johanneberg, Gothenburg, Sweden. The project entails a construction contract worth SEK 377M, which will be included

Sweden Shortens the Workday to 6 Hours — Design News

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In its quest to stay one of the world's happiest countries, more and more companies in Sweden are reducing the workday from eight hours to six. Pin it.

NCC Deployed to Build New Environmentally Certified District Court in Lund, Sweden

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NCC has been commissioned by Specialfastigheter to construct the new environmentally certified district court in Lund, Sweden. The order is worth SEK 326 million. The new district court, which will

NCC to Break Ground on 350 Rental Apartments in Stockholm, Sweden

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NCC, in cooperation with AB Stockholmshem, will construct 350 rental apartments in the Mariehäll city district of Bromma in Stockholm, Sweden. The project also includes a new preschool and

Skanska Awarded Contract to Construct Phase II of New Regionens Hus in Gothenburg, Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with Västfastigheter for the second phase of the construction of the new Regionens Hus in Gothenburg, Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 580M, which will be

Lesley's Textured, Sunny Scandinavian Style in Sweden — International Video House Tour

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Location: Viggbyholm, Sweden (Just outside of Stockholm). Pin it. Name: Lesley Pennington and her family (husband, a teenager and a dog). Size: 240 square meters. Years lived in: 3 years.

NCC Commissioned by Fabege to Construct 40,000-Square-Meter office Building in Sweden

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NCC has been commissioned by Fabege AB to construct a 40,000-square meter office building next to Arenastaden in Solna, Sweden. The office building will be BREEAM Excellent certified and have ICA as

Skanska Signs Renovation and Expansion Contract for New Alingsås Hospital in Sweden

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Skanska has signed a contract with Västfastigheter to renovate and expand the New Alingsås Hospital in Sweden. The contract is worth about SEK 420 million, which will be included in the

Fortum Announces Construction Plans for 75MW Solberg Wind Park Project in Sweden

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Fortum has made a final investment decision on the 75-megawatt Solberg wind park project in Northern Sweden, announced earlier this year. According to the plan, the construction starts in summer 2016

Vintage Pics Show Coffee Is Sweden's First Love — The Kitchn

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In Sweden, coffee has been a reason to gather together with friends, celebrate a special occasion, and just take a nice break from the everyday routine for over a century. Pin it.

From Stockholm to Milan, a Focus on Sustainability

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Fifteen Swedish companies and three designers took their designs on a road trip from from Sweden to Milan, Italy, to be part of an expo. The project was an initiative by Swedish Design Goes Milan 2017 and Business Sweden, in collaboration with the Swedish Embassy.

Best Indoor/Outdoor Rugs: Brita Sweden, Surya, Loloi & 3 More — Maxwell's Daily Find 06.15.15

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One of my favorites are the bright modern designs of Brita of Sweden (above) which I use in my kitchen and hallway and LOVE. Pin it. Karin & Ingrid Rugs. From $125.