How to recreate a Nordic style using porcelain stoneware collections
T ypical of the chilly lands of northern Europe , the hallmark of Scandinavian style is a focus on usnug, comfortable settings in line with Hygge principles .
With an accent on minimalism, natural materials and functional living spaces, Scandi style feature s carefully thought out interior design. Large, light flooded rooms are organised, practical, and free of unnecessary objects.
Light and bright colours
The lack of natural light during the long winter months explains the predominance of light and neutral colours such as w hite, cream, beige and pastel shades like pink and sage green, complemented with the occasional dove grey or anthracite accent.
Furniture and accessories with pure lines
S candinav ian design favours light coloured floors in warm shades of wood with a soft feel. Wood effect strip tiles in a Hungarian herringbone or straight laying pattern, laid parallel to the shortest or longest wall, depending on the size and depth of the room, are a great option, as are stone or concrete effect porcelain stoneware tiles in light, delicate shades that bring warm th and character throughout the home.