Bornstein’s living room features an intriguing collection of furniture. The sofa is made by Swedish manufacturer Ire. The 1970s wood burner was a secondhand store find, and the wood table, by Bruno Mattson, was found in a bin at a recycling station. He inherited the lounge chair from his parents.

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Swedish architect Per Bornstein’s living room features an intriguing collection of furniture. The sofa is made by Swedish manufacturer Ir.

No one could say he wasn’t interested in listening.  (Photo: Misha Gravenor; Dwell)

The bank of translucent glass windows diffuses light evenly in the living room and contributes to the sensation that you have left the world behind. Eames chairs for Herman Miller are accompanied by Italian manufacturer U-vola’s unique speakers from Elite

Marcel Breuer Wassily Chair in Toronto lakeside home.

McMinn, an architect, helps Soren construct a TinkerToy tower. The cowhide rug is from Perfect Leather Goods, and the Wassily Chair is by Marcel Breuer for Knoll. Photo by: Lorne Bridgman

Wohnhaus in Schweden mit Aluminiumfassade, FAF Förstberg Arkitektur och Formgivning

Perfekte Täuschung - Wohnhaus in Schweden mit Aluminiumfassade

A wonderful example of beautiful simplicity - a corrugated aluminum 'house for mother' in Sweden, designed by förstberg arkitektur och formgivning (FAF) 'House for mother’ by förstberg arkitektur.


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Reese Witherspoon's dining room, in Elle Decor. Complete with fabulous fiddlehead fig plant

Reese Witherspoon's Ojai house by Kristen Buckingham - c. 1760 Swedish wing chairs surround a Directoire dining table, a William Haines lamp on the Biedermeier chest - photo William Waldron

uncustomary:  Cozy.

A artist’s retreat in southeastern Norway is recast as a getaway for architect architect Irene Sævik. The interiors are clad in white-glazed pine, a contrast to the black-stained facade. The brick fireplace is original. Photo by Ivan Brodey.

scandinavian retreat.: architecture

Danish summer house by Mette and Martin Wienberg of Wienberg Architects has a series of elegant white and timber lined rooms, including a conversation pit.


David Guerra Architecture have completed a mountain house in Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The idea was to create a house linked to nature which works a

Many levels: The firm, launched in 2015, builds 'Instagram-able' tiny houses designed by Harvard Graduate School of Design students to provide the comforts of home

Want to swap the concrete jungle for a little cabin in the woods?

Tiny house interior with bunk beds, folding table and chairs, wood siding, wood staircase, and storage.

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The kitchen, by Ikea, is a homegrown beauty in this Swedish house. (The dining chairs are by Arne Jacobsen and the table is by Per Bornstein, the architect and owner.) Bornstein's entire home is well worth a click: Knotty By Nature. Photo by Pia Ulin.

A lot of greatness, but esp. the giant Mark Twain portrait, the cinder block and wood slab console table, and the classic tiered side table

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Perfect console/bookcase for behind the sofa - repurposed wood and cinder blocks. Great ideas in this room