Decorating & Design

February 21, 2017

11 Tips To Design A Cozy Scandi-Style Cabin

With its sweeping views and Scandi-inspired decor, this alpine cabin in Whistler, B.C., easily earns its title as the homeowners’ “happy place.” But the 1,800-square-foot retreat wasn’t always so picture-perfect. When the family first saw the property, “it was literally taken down to the studs,” one owner remembers. To maximize its potential, contractor Victor Beresford created an open, airy envelope, while designer Sophie Burke came up with a distinctive look for the interiors. “The idea was for it to have a Scandinavian feel: light, bright and modern, yet still cozy,” Sophie says. She went with clean-lined, but comfortable furniture, natural touches and a palette of cool blues and warm greys. Here are the key elements of this livable look.

Author: Reiko Milley

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