How to Design Your Scandinavian Home Without Breaking the Bank


Choosing Your Colour Scheme - Aaltonen Interiors Customers often ask me about colours. They like colours, they want colours, but don’t feel confident in using them. Here are some tips on choosing colours that suit you.

How to Remain Sane When Renovating Your House - Aaltonen Interiors We moved to our house 8 months ago. The location is spot on, we have lovely neighbours (we are now planning to have a street party after summer holidays!) and we feel that the house is just right for us. Unfortunately the house is not quite ready yet. For the past 8 months we have lived with boxes, dust and a steady stream of builders.

Whether you have a small balcony or a big garden, you want to make the most of the warm weather that is (hopefully!) about to come. Here are some - a bit unusual - seats for relaxing and enjoying the summer.

I’m so excited about the idea of 3D printing that I wanted to share my excitement with you! In simple terms, with a 3D printer you can print out three dimensional objects.

It’s the time of April showers! I’m personally ok to spend a few rainy days on a playground if properly dressed, but I do have my limits. But then again, staying indoors can drive both me and my two year old mad; especially if I try to convince her to read books and make puzzles the whole day. She needs action! So I started looking for playroom ideas for active toddlers. Here are some of my findings – see if you could use some of these ideas to avoid cabin fever during the April showers :-)

As in so many other areas of life, when it comes to home decorating, the devil is in the detail. You may have all the right furniture, perfect colour scheme and great flow in the room, but without attention to the details, the outcome can feel impersonal. Here are some super easy washi tape ideas to add some personal touches to your home.