Doesn’t it seem like Scandinavians get home decor exactly right ALL the time? Maybe it’s because they have had to turn their homes into the ultimate sanctuary to escape those long Nordic winters, or because they are the birthplace of our beloved IKEA. With white playing a winning role, this decor provides the perfect blank slate to add any color combo, from soft pastels to bold black accents, for a modern edge. Scandinavian style focuses on livability and doesn’t worry about leaving everything out in the open.
From unusual nature accents to metallics and excessively fluffy throw rugs, here are 72 of our favorite design ideas to steal for your own home.