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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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step inside an eclectic California home

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Rich in pattern and vintage textiles yet super simple and fresh, this Californian home is my idea of gorgeous. The space is very eclectic but classic and not over-designed. Amber Lewis of Amber Interiors created a modern and tranquil home for a Californian family who were soon expecting the birth of their child. With all the pattern play going on, what keeps this home simple and sophisticated? I think the fresh white walls throughout the home and the mix of contemporary and mid-century furniture creates this polished effect while still creating a home with personality and charm. Watch out for the crazy-beautiful tiled fireplace and bathroom floor!

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Wait until you see the master bedroom, bathroom and super chic baby room!

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