There is something so special about a home with a view and this beautiful flat has one from every direction, including the walk up to the entrance, from the elevator, from the living room, and even the bedroom.  Looking out at the serenity of the water from the floor to ceiling glass doors in the living room […]


I Went Crazy :: The Black Bathroom

by Tina on October 9, 2015

in Decor, our home

I know I was just saying that I love having a mix of light and dark and that really is still true, but the white bathroom has been something that has bothered me for quite some time.  I did mention that I might do something crazy in here… and I did.  I know I’m teasing […]


Light and Airy Home in Sweden

by Tina on October 7, 2015

in Decor

The weather has been gloriously warm the last few weeks but suddenly the Nordic has gotten quite chilly and grey.  I actually love this time of year because it is when we receive a big delivery of wood, we light candles for breakfast, lunch, and dinner and life tends to slow down just a bit. […]

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Going To The Dark Side …

by Tina on October 5, 2015

in Beauty, Decor, Fashion

I have spent a great many years trying to convince all of you that lightening things in the home was the way to go so I really cannot explain my latest obsession with going to the dark side.  Perhaps there is some deeper philosophical meaning to it, and maybe there is, but right now I cannot keep myself from […]


I have never really been much into decorating for Halloween, but when it comes to Fall, I am always on the hunt for ways to bring in the coziness and warmth of the season.  These images with styling by Glen Proebstel, an Aussie living in New York City, seem to embrace all of the makes-your-heart-happy feeling of […]