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Modern Danish Homes We Love


How the Danes do modern.

Attic workspace. Copenhagen Townhouse II by Norm.Architects.
Lisette Bernhoft of Design by Us planned the kitchen. The smoked oak cabinets are topped with lava stone.
The color palette may be restrained, and the price tags high, but it's not all serious: Check out the hammock hung in...
Each Day at This Floating Home Begins With a Swim, Just Two Feet From Bed
After three years ashore, a Copenhagen couple return to the city’s waterways on a floating home for two.
High windows on the east and west façades catch the sunrise and sunset, increasing light within the home.
Since the front door is located in the exterior wall, residents first enter a vast garden before reaching the gable...
The snug attic contains the couple’s platform bed, custom designed by Bjerre-Poulsen to maximize storage and fit the...
Apartment balconies in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The family, who reside on the top two floors of this two-family Tudor-style house, kept many of the building’s original...
Charrier transformed a cramped attic into a sunny dining room with Vitral windows and white-tinted pine floors by...
A Curated Apartment Turned Showroom in Copenhagen
An innate design sensibility shines through a furniture showroom when the proprietor and her family live upstairs.
In the living room, furnishings include a cherry-wood dresser by Rune Bruun Johansen, a vintage wicker lounge chair...
In the main living area, Olsen’s own artwork picks up on the graphic diversity of the magazines housed in Boox shelving...
Jensen’s artwork hangs outside the family’s bathroom.
On the upper floors, bright white walls and plenty of natural light make the bedrooms and living rooms feel large and...
The Egelunds rely on the light fixtures and small ceramics to add contrast and texture.
“The kitchen is the room we use the most,” Sofie says.
Though the Mountain Dwellings is ten minutes from the city center, "you're completely alone with the sky and with...
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