Lately I have seen leather DIY projects popping up all around the internet. Bookshelves, drawers, handles – the luxurious look of leather is becoming more and more accessible for anyone’s budget. Here at Scandimania we have even tried our own leather DIY project by putting leather handles on the IKEA BRIMNES bed – adding a little personal […]Continue Reading


The past few weeks have been an exciting time in the design industry, with both northmodern and Formex trade shows showcasing the most innovative designs for next season. I was lucky enough to travel home to Sweden to visit family, and conveniently attend Formex in Stockholm while I was there! These are some of my favourite […]Continue Reading


Ocean blues and greens have been long time spring decorating favourites, and for good reason. This clear and refreshing palette has endured every era and is reinterpreted with new textures, materials and shapes for each season. Lately there has been a lot of blues floating around in watercolour designs, however it’s exciting to see new […]Continue Reading


Super excited about the release of Mark Tuckey for Cotton On Home. Australian design just keeps getting better and better! These modern, minimalist and affordable designs take Cotton On’s home offering to a new place and they could not have selected a better partner to collaborate with. Mark Tucky is an Australian furniture designer, focusing […]Continue Reading


trendenser.se   Tipped by Pantone’s executive director to be a mainstay, the grey colour trend is a welcoming shade that works well in so many different environments.   em.elledecoration.se     Pinterest   lottaagaton.se + Pinterest     Pinterest   Colour trends 2015Continue Reading


It’s great to see the rise in popularity of mid-century Scandinavian chairs at the moment. There are so many designers to appreciate, so we’ve picked out a few iconic chairs to lust after. Images courtesy of Pinterest.   Hans Wegner Peacock chair   Hans Wegner Wishbone chair   Arne Jacobsen Series 7 chair – Fritz Hansen limited edition […]Continue Reading


Loving the combination dusty pink and copper at the moment! Love these round copper lights! Images via Design Field notes, The Age.Continue Reading


They are everywhere now – the graphic black and white eyes. Some of my favorites: Pillowcases from Jasmine Dowling. Homeware by Gorman.Continue Reading


Now that H&M have finally made the move to Australia, I think it is only fair that their sister brand & other stories make their move over here too! Here’s some photos I found on their Instagram feed. Love!Continue Reading


I’m very jealous at the four families who get to spend the night at IKEA tonight, through the very clever IKEA/Airbnb collaboration. Described as one of the world’s most unique accommodation listings; IKEA Australia teamed up with Airbnb, to offer Aussies a rare chance to spend the night at the Tempe store in Sydney. You […]Continue Reading