Category Archives: what caught my eye

stylish sustainable Swedish student housing

A far cry from the digs accommodation I remember from my student days, this incredibly cool student housing in Sweden – where else – is not only stylish but it’s environmentally sustainable too. Named after the shining circle around the sun, HALO runs on renewable energy from the sun. Staying true to Scandinavian aesthetics, the accommodation focuses on the use of wood, both for construction and surface finishes.

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je t’aime Parisian Floors

So don’t mind me if I keep rolling with my obsession of all things French. If you’re an Instagram devotee who delights in looking down at beautiful floors from the perspective of another person, then you’re probably already familiar with the popular #lookingdown. And you undoubtedly follow @ihavethisthingwithfloors which are curated selfeets (yes, I know that’s not a real word, but it probably will be soon) from around the world showing the ubiquitous gorgeous floor with the selfie-taker’s feet in the shot.

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But let’s get back to Paris and allow me to introduce you to @parisianfloors .

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