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Wednesday
Feb242010

Stalking in Sweden (again)

I couldn't stay away. I just had to go stalking through Swedish real estate sites. From Alvhem Mäkleri & Interiör  - the look is almost their brand. White floors, cute accessories, the pop/splash/flash/dash and dollop of colour, a classic scandi piece or two and the obligatory pair of discarded fashionable shoes and dress on the hanger. The story that the styling tells lures you in. You want the lifestyle as much as the apartment. If you could you'd buy this home, live this life. Mission accomplished.

 

Reader Comments (33)

I love this apartment! So beautiful...

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJenni

Ah the Swedes! I'm always impressed how they can make white interiors so warm and homely...

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterCarrie @ CarrieCan

These interiors are superb! Love the white floors, the white decor and the high ceilings - divine.

Ja, yes! Love the design and looks of the motherland. Alvhem is a great source and I agree they have a very distinct styling thumb print. Lovely, simple and very Swedish.
Have a lovely end to the week.

xCharlotta

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterCharlotta

I blogged these some days ago! They are amazingly beautiful! :)

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterAnna - Kulturelle

omg this is my new favourite home!! love scandinavian style :)

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered Commentercheryl

I wonder how they keep the white painted wood floor so clean? Not any marks left?

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered Commentercamellia

The styling in their images is as always, stunning. The spaces look like they are lived in by cool people. :)

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterDecofabulous

gorgeous images. love the white floors, thought not brave enough to try them myself.

must get those nesting tables from the living room.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered Commentergreybreaks

Such a sunny & bright apartment. Interesting light fixtures. They really stood out for me.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJordana

The Swedish aesthetic is quite appealing with its fresh simplicity, yet there are personalized touches to keep the spaces from appearing too sterile.
Gorgeous apartment! And so peaceful.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered Commenterstyle odyssey

I love how it looks so clean and simple, but amazingly comfortable. The Swedish have a knack for that. I think sometimes we become a little bit afraid of our 'stuff' (at least I do, I hate clutter), but it looks so nice to see a space that's lived in. Thanks for sharing.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterLinsi

You are oooh so right, the styling is superb! makes you want to move in inmediately!!!

Who doesnt wanna live the "fresh juice & toast, natural light, stylish plants, impeccable lighting and super cool clothes" life :)

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterNuit

you do such a good job stalking. this apartment completely does it for me. oodles of inspiration in these photos - it's exactly the way i want to live. i gotta get busy.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered Commenterkim

I adore it. It looks so very beautiful, I could move straight in. But could someone put a couple of small boys in there and 2 crazy cocker spaniels so I can see what happens to the beautiful white floors. I have wanted to paint my floors white for such a long time but am still way too scared.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterAndrea

I am drooling over this. White can be so so so amazing. And the mix of everyday things. Inspiring! Vackert Vackert! (Beautiful). ;-)

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterCat

Hee, funny to think of this as actually stalking. They are some really gorgeous shots. If I knew where to look online, I might stalk these style listings as well!

Caroline

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered Commentercaroline

Oh my, this might be the most perfect space ever!

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJane Flanagan

If you are afraid to go white and your house has lots of natural light, try black. With the right rugs and accessories it can looking amazing.

24 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterLeanne

I have saved almost all of these photos to my inspiration folder! This place is just wonderful.

25 Feb 2010 | Unregistered CommenterKristina

You should check out www.bo-laget.se aswell :)

1 Mar 2010 | Unregistered CommenterRobin

pah!!.....swedish VS finnish... hhhmmmm it is the never ending battle!! hahahah!

p.s. you have an awesom blog!

5 May 2010 | Unregistered Commentertea

So white and CLEAN! Would love to have this home!

28 Dec 2010 | Unregistered CommenterEva

screw the house, i want that delicious looking breakfast!

jk. i'll take the house too.

18 Jan 2011 | Unregistered CommenterLia

lovely and amazing. great inspiration for life.

18 Jan 2011 | Unregistered CommenterJess

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