Aug , WISA Wooden Design Hotel is an architectural gem of wood situated in the maritime heart of Helsinki, capital of Finland She hopes to spark interest in wood and highlight its role in building and interior design The floor to ceiling windows at both ends of the hotel provide plenty of light to the interior.
Alava by Aalto University Wood Program, Helsinki Finland July th, by retail design blog Designed and The geometry of the roof follows the same principles, raising up to emphasize the location of the stage by means of a set of beams forming a parabolic structure The walls and deck structures were
Jun , Right in the heart of seaside Helsinki, the Old Market Hall reopens to a new chapter The gem of the market hall is Story, the cafe restaurant opened June th right in the high ceilinged middle section Behind Story are Finland s finest restaurateurs Anders Westerholm, Matti Sarkkinen, Teemu Aura and
Aug , Joanna Laajisto is a professional snowboarder turned interior architect and designer She is hugely talented and admired We are definite fans! Her work was featured numerous times on Nordic Design, as well as her gorgeous home (here and here) She is the creative mind behind fantastic interiors of
Jun , Wooden bleachers cloak this faceted sauna on the Helsinki waterfront by Avanto Architects, allowing visitors to climb the roof for a better view Sauna bathing is an essential part of Finnish culture and national identity, said the architects Public saunas Interior design Joanna Laajisto Creative studio
Nov , The use of limited space is a challenge that many urban dwellers meet on a daily basis We will show you a fantastic contemporary apartment design in neutral colors and open space plan which takes advantage of every inch of space in most creative way Designer Martha Gord arranged the interior so that
Sep , Scandinavian design extends to the countries of Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finlandoffering a vast and eclectic taste that personifies this design movement and is characterized by simplicity, Scandinavian designers have always seemed to prefer the use of simple, white wood from floor to ceiling.
Aug , According to Reino Tapaninen, chief architect at Finland s Department of Education, what s striking about contemporary Finnish school design is partly We are using more acoustic materials on the ceilings, while textile flooring has become more popularthe materials are much better than they used to
Nov , Black painted slats in different widths and thicknesses create uneven ridges on the walls of this lakeside house in a Finnish pine forest The design is shaped into a soft, organic plan that naturally flows into the landscape, said Sanaksenaho Villa Musu by Sanaksenaho Architects Load bearing walls
May , Finnish designer Joanna Laajisto has combined mint coloured corrugated metal wall panels with red orange marble furniture inside this restaurant in Helsinki Laajisto overhauled the space for the OX restaurant on the city s Pieni Roobertinkatu street, and used the menu to influence the interior design.
Sep , the proximity of neighbouring houses by designing an inward facing structure, planned around a sheltered triangular courtyard House K s seemingly small profile opens up to reveal a surprisingly spacious, open plan design, where various cut outs in the ceiling play with the volume of the rooms to create
Dec , Dream Hotel, Tampere, Finland by Studio Puisto The open character of the industrial building is strengthened by placing the rooms as separate units in the open space, said the architects, thus creating a feeling of being in a public park in between individual volumes Dream Hotel, Tampere, Finland by
Aug , The living area under the roof has a particularly cozy atmosphere but the attic room furniture can really be a challenge for homeowners and designers Complement your interior design concepts with our design ideas! We ll tell you how the space under the slopped roof can be optimally utilized and
Jun , The Jackie bar s designer, Joanna Laajisto of Studio Joanna Laajisto, explained I was given a soundtrack of s and s Italian lounge music and s paint, tan leather upholstery, dark woods and marble, Laajisto said she wanted to create the atmosphere of a hotel lobby without the rooms upstairs .
Dec , The black exterior soaks up the sun and blends in with the forest, while the bright white interior helps reflect light through the space Most of the furnishings are handmade or salvaged, and the wood interior (spruce for the ceilings and walls, pine for the floors) is finished with a Wood Wax Finish in white from
Sep , One of the hottest design spots in cool Helsinki has got to be Alvar Aalto designed Restaurant Savoy, which Architonic had the pleasure of Opening in , the venue is a true Scandinavian modernist Gesamtkunstwerk , with Aalto and his wife Aino responsible for the space s ceiling and wall birch
Oct , They have some of the most popular green technologies Great importance they give to natural light, so the windows from floor to ceiling are not rare case Of course there are and smaller ones which Scandinavians like until there is enough day light in the room I need to tell you that in Finland there is about
Sep , The living room is a multifunctional living area, especially nowadays with open floor plan architecture Kitchen, dining and seating areas are united in one and often the living room performs more than one function However, may people are facing the challenge to create modern interiors in small rooms.
Jun , Given the importance of wood in Finnish design and architecture, they are highlighting it luukku finnish entry solar decathlon europe photo detail insulation, cladding, interior floor, wall and ceiling finishes, for moisture and heat buffering qualities and applications in very wet areas such as bathrooms.
Jan , ultra bright attic interior design diagonal funriture One of the accent colors of the room is fuchsia it was chosen to decorate a load bearing column and a ceiling line connecting it with the other part of the room This visually separated the bedroom zone and highlighted the diagonal furniture arrangement
Aug , of Luonti have completed this slate clad church with a separate steeple in Jyv?skyl?, Finland Kuokkala Church by Lassila Hirvilammi Called Kuokkala Church, the project has a laminated wood structure and the interior is finished with spruce, ash and lime wood Kuokkala Church by Lassila Hirvilammi.
The principles of minimalist interior design are based on the cult phrase Less is more Spacious rooms with minimum of furniture and details and attention focused on shape, color and texture this is what defines minimalism from other design styles Acoustic ceiling tiles what do you need to know about them
Oct , Vaulted ceiling in interior design is not a novelty By definition, the vault is an arched form of a ceiling or roof which is used in architecture to provide more space Nowadays, vaulted ceilings are also called cathedral ceilings, raised ceilings, etc but we shall take a close look at the types of vaults, the pros
Jul , The foot ceiling height was the icing on the cake Although the bones of the apartment were excellent, there was still some work to be done Before I started renovating, all rooms had ornate wallpapers It was well executed, but it just wasn t me, Ulla Maija explains The kitchen was outdated and lacked
Mar , Retail store design Furniture Visual Merchandising Branding Materials Lighting ECO Block by Dylan Restaurant by Suvi Maria Silvola Laura Sepp?nen, Helsinki Finland The upper space has an inner court yard with a ceiling height of over meters, which makes the quiet milieu unique.
May , Retail store design Furniture Visual Merchandising Branding Materials Lighting ECO Valmet HQ by Gullstén Inkinen Design Architecture, Helsinki Finland May th The outside walls are floor to ceiling height windows and interior design gives room to the sea view and compliments it.