What began simply as a gentle breeze from the North has been transformed into a decorative blast that has dyed everything white, as well as natural materials and light. And... yes, we are talking about the Nordic style, a decorative trend that does not go out of style .
In case you did not know, this style has lasted for more than 10 years and is still valid today. The secret of its success are its characteristics and then we leave it to you.
1. Natural light
One of the characteristics of the Nordic style it is to multiply the light at all costs, for what the fabrics in curtains are prohibited. In fact, in the Nordic houses are often seen the bare windows. Dark colors on walls, furniture and floors are not common.
2. White color
The white color should always be present in the Nordic style , both in the furniture, on the walls, on the floor and in the accessories. Add touches of color through the accessories lamps, textiles and paintings. You can even combine white with black.
3. Light wood
Present not only in the floors, but also in the furniture, on the walls and in all kinds of accessories. In the Nordic style the wood to be used should be clear like birch or pine.
4. Simple furniture
Use simple furniture for achieve a spacious and harmonious environment . Use few pieces but they are functional. This dining room although it has a large shelf, a sofa and a table with chairs is not overloaded.
5. Natural plants and materials
Use plants and natural materials such as cotton, linen and wool in cushions, blankets, sofa, etc. Wrap yourself in warm textures and even go for prints with geometric patterns such as rectangles and diamonds. Nordic style fascinates DIY philosophy , so go ahead and create a patchwork blanket or crocheted cushions. The artisan never goes out of fashion.
Remember to add family photos, pictures, travel photos, candles, etcetera. If you follow these tips to the letter you can create a warm and enveloping atmosphere.