I’ve always had a love and fascination for the tile fireplaces that exist in many old houses in Sweden. An early version of the tile stove (as it would be called if you translated the Swedish name) dates back to the middle ages. But it was not until an economic crisis in the 1700’s, whenThe beloved tile fireplace
Okay…don’t you all wish it was summer?
Every June I head over to Sweden to spend a few weeks at our country house by the lake. These photos are from a shoot for a Swedish interior design magazine done last summer. The house is located in the village of Torp, situated on Lake Torp – a village consisting of only 7 houses from the 1800’s. Not exactly an action packed town! But when you get there you just want to kick up your feet, relax and gaze at the amazing view of the lake, and never leave. The house needs to be finished, but for now it’s a casual, bohemian family place we all love. Can’t wait for June!Summer house