What is it about northern light that inspires a stark black and white interiors palette (think early Ingmar Bergman films)? Our latest find is Ett Horn Av Eden, a blog chronicling the life of a young family in Sweden. Here are some ideas for capturing the Nordic look:
Above: Ikea Ekby Shelf; painted black.
Above: Source Alfabet Cups imprinted with graphics designed by Arne Jacobsen; SEK 149 at Family Room.
Above: The onyx Le Crueset Enameled Cast Iron French Oven is $234.95 at Amazon.
Above: The cushion is covered in Svenskt Tenn's Elefant fabric.
Above: New York City in a Bag; $14 from Muji.
Above: Paris in a Box; $17.95 from Muji.
Above L: The Liv Lamp is $623.75 at Scandinavian Design Center. Above R: Tove Adman's Concrete Lamp is $64.88 at Scandinavian Design Center.
Above: Mjolk carries a black Dala Horse for CA $25.
Above: The Turbo Clothes Rack from Ikea is $44.99.
Above: Even the flowers are deepest purple-black.
Above: Photos affixed to the wall with black tape; a steel cabinet adorned with a cross fashioned from white tape.