Collection by Zachary Edelson

This Island Retreat Practically Embodies Simple, Rugged Scandinavian Design


Designed by Stockholm-based Tham & Videgård Arkitekter, this house is located in the outer region of the Stockholm archipelago.

This dwelling joins a number of structures—such as a boathouse and guesthouse—owned by one family and used for...
The site faces the sea but is surrounded by tall pines. The green sofas are from Hay.
The first floor contains communal rooms (kitchen, living room, etc.) and private sleeping spaces are located above.
To keep expenses low, the architects opted for a simple gabled design and uncomplex materials—the sheet metal facade...
Glulam beams keep the interior column free and enable a large skylight that runs the length of the roof.