We caught up with Erik Jan Middelhoven, Country Home Furnishing & Retail Design Manager, IKEA India, and he shared his expert insights on how to easily add the Scandinavian aesthetic to an Indian home.
As we know, Scandinavian design has been gaining popularity in countries across the world, including Asia. It is most known for its minimalism, authenticity, and functionality - clear, simple lines with no frills or unnecessary embellishments. When it comes to Scandinavian design, the phrase ‘less is more’ definitely stands true. The forms and shapes under Scandinavian design are inspired by nature and are often straightforward and honest, and given that functionality is one of the drivers of this design, the furniture can also be characterized by its level of comfort. An interior with Scandinavian design often radiates a certain calmness and is very balanced and harmonious.
Here are some simple tips to give your home a Scandinavian makeover.