Steal This Look: A Bright, Airy Flat in Sweden by

Issue 43 · Small Living · October 26, 2012

Steal This Look: A Bright, Airy Flat in Sweden

Issue 43 · Small Living · October 26, 2012

Noticed recently: a 1904 flat in Malmo, Sweden. We especially admire the gold-accented white walls, herringbone wood floors, and DIY elements like the painted farm table in the dining room; get the look with the following key elements.

Above: A antique gold mirror mixes with modern pendant lamps. Photographs via Bogalet.

Above: In this small Malmo apartment, the dining area carries over into the living room.

Above: Antique hardware and gold detailing are preserved from the 1904 construction.

Ingo Dining Table

Above: For an easy DIY white farm-style table, source Ikea's Ingo Dining Table made with an unfinished pine, easy for painting; $69.99.

Catifa 46 Armchair

Above: The Catifa 46 Armchair is made of steel and a powder coated wood veneer and is $359 from Hive Modern.

Small Notary Candlestick

Above: The Small Notary Candlestick is made of white-glazed porcelain for $25 each from Alder & Co.

4-Pack of Olive Topiaries

Above: A 4-Pack of Olive Topiaries is $45 from Fresh Topiary; for more see our post on Topiary with a Softer Side.

Topan Pendant Light

Above: The Topan Pendant Light, shown here in white, is available in eight different colors for $350 from YLighting.

Murray Sofa

Above: The Murray Sofa is available in teal dalen fabric and four other colors for $1,099 from Room and Board.

Cotton Velvet Cushion Cover

Above: Kristen Hecktermann's hand-dyed Cotton Velvet Cushion Cover in "Hot Lemon" are £48 each.

Zebra Cowhide Rug

Above: The Zebra Cowhide Rug is made from Edleman Leather cowhide that is screen printed in a brown stripe pattern; currently on sale for $2,008.50 from Design Within Reach.

Interior/Exterior Metallic Gloss

Above: Rust Oleum's Interior/Exterior Metallic Gloss in "Gold Mine" is $23.30 per quart from Lowes.

White Linen Sheer Curtain

Above: The White Linen Sheer Curtain is $34.95 for a 52- by 63-inch panel from Crate & Barrel.

Above: Source wood for an oiled herringbone floor from Lowes Hardwood Flooring section.

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