Scandinavian style has long been associated with light, pared-down spaces and monochrome interiors. However, in recent years the colour palette has moved away from pale shades and rich characterful hues are appearing in Nordic homes.
Antonia af Petersens is a Swedish journalist who grew up in Stockholm and has lived in Barcelona and London. After graduating from Stockholm University, she worked for the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter and Plaza Interiör magazine as well as contributing to several lifestyle titles. Antonia was also an editor for the digital publication Houzz and a contributor to the anthology Becoming a Journalist, which was published in August 2016. Her latest project, entitled Postcards from Work, sees her travelling around the world to write about design, hotels and restaurants in six cities.