Photo Gallery: Scandinavian-Inspired Condo
Tour a small-but-lively condo.
Whitewashed wood floors are simple yet serene.
A painting of Stockholm greets guests in the foyer, establishing a loosely Scandinavian theme.
A large picture window brightens up the condo's kitchen.
This open-concept space looks seamless with a concealed fridge, waterfall marble counter and extra-pale wood flooring.
Exquisite curved-back wood and leather chairs add warmth to this space.
Homeowner Catharina MacMillan’s Scandinavian background was the inspiration for sourcing heritage textiles, including this dramatic wall covering.
Look for flexible furniture that works in a variety of spaces.
Designer Jill Greaves furnished this living room with an inviting sectional sofa, appropriately scaled for a compact apartment. Graphic pillows and a round coffee table add interest.
Blackened, hot-rolled steel cabinets create an industrial feel.
In the living room, a fireplace, television, and media and book storage are all integrated into one seamless design.
An antique cabinet adds old world warmth in the den.
Here, Tom and Catharina have ample space to store dishes, candlesticks and even a charming spoon collection.
Look for creative storage solutions in a small space.
Architect Anne-Marie Fleming extended the hallway to get the necessary length for a row of closets that leads into the bedroom, essentially turning the hall into a walk-in closet.
A multifunctional built-in serves up storage and style.
This headboard, with its centre panel upholstered in a green stripe, can be staged with books or artwork.
A light-wood-framed chair upholstered in colourful fabric channels Scandinavian style.
The intentionally eclectic mix of art and upholstery makes Catharina’s reading corner feel bright and lively.
Recessed shelves keep fresh towels close at hand.
This principal bathroom cleverly mixes wood, stone and glass. The vanity floats high enough to stow a sleek Platner stool beneath.
Use a warm Persian rug to offset an all-white room.
In homeowner Tom MacMillan's office, the desk runs the length of the window, making for an incredible view. This leaves the room open for a sofa, framed by bookshelves that run high on the walls.