New Scandi furniture range launched in UK by Nordic House

Embrace pared back, relaxed style with this stunning new collection, handcrafted in Sweden and exclusive to Nordic House in the UK

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Scandinavia was having an influence on our interiors long before we all learned the correct way to pronounce hygge (which is hue-guh… or possibly hoo-ga, but definitely not higgy).

In fact, we can look back nearly 100 years and first see the shapes and styles of modern Scandinavian design emerging, then being embraced internationally a few decades later.

Kaare Klint, Poul Henningsen, Arne Jacobsen and later Jens Rissom, Hans Wegner and Verner Panton were all producing pieces lauded for their simple, functional style, fluid forms, and use of natural materials, particularly wood.

The 1950s were considered a golden age for Scandinavian design, but it is back in vogue today – its appeal proving timeless.

Nordic House has introduced a new collection that takes its cues from that golden age. It’s hero is the Mid-century-inspired – and enticingly named – Lotta Chill Out Chair in white oiled birch with a high back, seat cushions and padded headrest.

There is a clean simplicity to the rest of the range, which is handcrafted in Sweden from birch and oak, and is exclusive to Nordic House in the UK. The colour palette is confined to natural wood, dark grey and white – painted, washed or oiled.

Including seats, console table, benches, shelves, and cabinets, the Scandi-chic furniture can be used any where in the home, and suits any season or decorating style, from contemporary to modern country. Leave dressed down, or accessorise with throws and furs for that cuddlesome hygge feel.

Modern rear extension with Scandinavian design

Lotta Chill-Out Chair, Chair £599 Back Cushion £69, Nordic House

Lotta Chill-Out chair, £599,  back cushion, £69, Nordic House

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White Washed Birch Bench, £275, Nordic House

White Washed Birch Bench, £275, Nordic House

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Lindberg bookcase, £525, Nordic House

Lindberg bookcase, £525, Nordic House

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Blom dining chair, £150, Nordic House

Blom dining chair, £150, Nordic House

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Olsson bar stool, £99, Nordic House

Olsson bar stool, £99, Nordic House

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White Oiled Oak Side Table, £350, Nordic House

White Oiled Oak Side Table, £350, Nordic House

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Nordin Console Table, £395, Nordic house

Nordin Console Table, £395, Nordic house

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