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Nordic Designs Breathe Life Into Your House

(2 min read) Primitive Icelandic Designs and Nordic Designs tend to bring the natural landscape beauty of Iceland and primitive era to the interiors of your house. With subtle, yet unrefined material, furniture, mosaic artworks, and wall finishing, these designs paint the house with raw energy, while breathing life into every molecule of it.

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Nordic designs foster simplicity with a hint of minimalism while retaining the functionality of the environment. Primitive Icelandic designs fall under the category of Nordic designs, along with all the other Scandinavian countries and their interior designs.

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Mute and subdued colors are among the elemental ingredients of a powerful and beautiful Nordic designs. With the help of appropriate custom mosaic artwork and furniture, the entire house can be engulfed in a thick veil of the Nordic aura. The colors act as a backdrop to make the entire house feel light, airy and bright.

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The next important factor is the simple, clean and aesthetic furniture to go along with the overall feel of the entire house. Furthermore, those who are familiar with IKEA will know that the Nordic designs emphasize on using natural material with simple finish and designs. The furniture screams simplicity, but is functional and graceful when put to comparison with the mid-century modern designs.

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Mosaics Lab | Custom Mosaic Artwork, Mosaic Patterns, Handmade Mosaic Designs

Each room and space acts as its own star in Nordic design. Rather than filling up the space with unnecessary elements, the Nordic designers prefer a minimalist approach to the design. Less is better, and every room must only have the elements suited to its individual purpose.

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Moreover, Nordic designs accentuate the warmth and the welcoming aura of the house. With the perfect mosaic design placement, you can bind the entire design together in every room.

Mosaic artworks feel mid-modernistic, however, they can be used to deliver the finishing touches to the Nordic designs. Nordic designs are always open to simple and minimalist interior options, as long as they don’t fall into contrast with the overall design.

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  1. Melissa M Sanchez
    March 6, 2019 at 12:07 pm

    oh wow! I am loving all of these designs, they look amazing an so fresh. I love a white open space!

  2. Stacie
    March 6, 2019 at 12:08 pm

    These are such lovely spaces. I have never thought of incorporating Nordic designs into my decor.

  3. Pon
    March 6, 2019 at 12:32 pm

    Great setup and beautiful pictures! I took a few ideas for my home. Thanks for sharing.

    • Lydia Smith
      March 9, 2019 at 10:46 am

      So nice. There is something just cute about minimal designs plus the handmade nmosaic artwork blends well. Good job.

  4. Tara Pittman
    March 6, 2019 at 1:35 pm

    I love that blue mosaic coffee table. It just gives the room a special touch.

  5. Amber Myers
    March 6, 2019 at 2:02 pm

    I like these designs. That table is the best. It is so unique.

  6. Brie
    March 6, 2019 at 2:35 pm

    I really love how these spaces are put together. It’s minimalism with a pop of personality.

  7. Rachel
    March 6, 2019 at 3:46 pm

    I love these nordic designs – so sleek and modern. I love number three and the table at the end too – so pretty!

  8. Lisa
    March 6, 2019 at 4:37 pm

    I love all these looks! I’m a huge fan of the Nordic look and would love my house to look like this.

  9. Michael
    March 6, 2019 at 6:28 pm

    It compliments the space. Great job! It actually makes the space looks bigger. Wow!

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    March 6, 2019 at 7:50 pm

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  11. Kathleen Cregg
    March 6, 2019 at 8:26 pm

    These rooms seem so bright and airy! I need to rearrange my apartment again. Also, I LOVE that mosaic fish pond table!

  12. Jasmine M
    March 6, 2019 at 9:23 pm

    These designs are gorgeous! I absolutely love the mosaic fish table!

  13. Erin
    March 6, 2019 at 11:22 pm

    I love how minimalism transforms a room. These photos are beautiful, I love the style!

  14. Heather Barber McMechan
    March 7, 2019 at 1:07 am

    I like that each room has the essentials, and less of that cluttered feel. I’m all for a minimalistic style

  15. Cristina Coroiu
    March 7, 2019 at 1:45 am

    I just love every single image from this article. We are doing our apartment now and decided to go on a simple lots of white with a few color accent design.

  16. Kiwi
    March 7, 2019 at 3:24 am

    Can I please just move in. I love so many boho aspects of these designs so chic and simplistic at the same time.

  17. Cristina Petrini
    March 7, 2019 at 3:31 am

    The minimal and clean lines of Nordic designers are always my favorites. They give a sense of freshness, freedom and serenity. If I could upgrade the house from 0 I would do it like this!

  18. HolyVeggies
    March 7, 2019 at 5:12 am

    these nordic designs look incredible, also I love big spaces and the decor is incredible!

  19. kumamonjeng
    March 7, 2019 at 5:26 am

    I really love the Nordic design as it looks so comfortable to stay in. One of the floor with the printed tiles, I love it so much.

  20. Cindy Ingalls
    March 7, 2019 at 5:43 am

    I love the clean lines and geometric feel of Nordic designs. That black and white tile floor is calling my name.

  21. Dalene Ekirapa
    March 7, 2019 at 6:14 am

    I’m always after minimalism when it comes to decor and I just love what Nordic designs have to offer; the hues are so calm and just give this homely feel.

  22. Yeah Lifestyle
    March 7, 2019 at 8:04 am

    These Nordic designs really make the space look so spacious and bright. So beautiful and modern.

  23. Shubh
    March 7, 2019 at 9:03 am

    I liked almost all the photos. The combination of grey and white with wooden furniture added is really a good interior plan which gives the cozy feeling.

  24. Krysten Quiles
    March 7, 2019 at 9:07 am

    My goodness this is absolutely stunning. My home is more of a rustic/industrial mix but I love how bright and airy this is!

  25. Sonal
    March 7, 2019 at 9:46 am

    Beautiful designs and elegant color combinations. These look so chic and urban.

  26. Ola @ WanderWithOla
    March 7, 2019 at 9:58 am

    Oh wow, I love how bright and cozy these spaces look. Love every photos you put here. Awesome designs!

  27. Kitty
    March 7, 2019 at 10:27 am

    Wow I am in love with the designs and the decor… I would love to have such at my place too 😃👍🏼

  28. Joanna
    March 7, 2019 at 10:53 am

    I do love nordic inspired designs. I have been to Scandinavia and the way they design their homes is incredible. They are so functional but warm and minimalist in the same time.

  29. Megha
    March 7, 2019 at 11:25 am

    All the designs are so classy. I love how ventilated the space is. I always love white paint as it matches with all the colors

  30. Tessa
    March 7, 2019 at 12:29 pm

    I love the clean lines and simple shapes. They really do make the rooms look bigger and more spacious!

  31. Deola
    March 7, 2019 at 12:32 pm

    Oh these pictures make me want to travel. Those designs are superb. The rooms look bright and roomy

  32. Sarah Bailey
    March 7, 2019 at 2:02 pm

    Wow these are some absolutely gorgeous designs! What some wonderful ways to bring some nordic in your home! I would love to do some of these ideas.

  33. John Mulindi
    March 7, 2019 at 2:37 pm

    The designs are well made, the exact fit for the house! I would like to replicate something like this in my house. Thanks.

  34. Heather
    March 7, 2019 at 3:02 pm

    I see so many pieces in these pics that I would put in my home. I can’t wait to redecorate!

  35. Ashley - Forking Up
    March 7, 2019 at 3:40 pm

    So beautiful! I need to reduce how much stuff I have before I decorate again, but this is such good inspiration.

  36. Heidi Roberts
    March 7, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    I really like the nordic style. The white makes everything else stand out so you don’t need to have loads of stuff.

  37. Natalia
    March 7, 2019 at 3:51 pm

    I love Nordic designs, they are rather simple, but still elegant. I’m looking for a new flat and I’d love to follow some Nordic designs for sure! 🙂

  38. Danielle Wolter
    March 7, 2019 at 4:09 pm

    i am so in love with all these designs. totally my style. i love a minimalist look and am working right now to get this in my living room!

  39. Fran Jorgensen
    March 7, 2019 at 4:30 pm

    I just love Nordic design! I love the accent of the neutral colors and the natural fibers. Thanks for sharing this great post!

  40. Maureen
    March 7, 2019 at 5:24 pm

    Oh, mine, I love the minimalistic look of the decor, it’s so cozy and airy.

  41. Sara Welch
    March 7, 2019 at 5:58 pm

    Love the simple and clean lines in all these photos! Makes a room look so clean!

  42. Prajakta
    March 7, 2019 at 5:59 pm

    Never heard of Nordic designs but those are such stylish designs. Loved them!

  43. Beth Pierce
    March 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    This furniture is so contemporary and stylish! I don’t think it would go well in my home, but perfect for a downtown apartment! Love all the designs!

  44. Bree
    March 7, 2019 at 6:10 pm

    Oh my goodness I love nordic designs in the home! Minimalism meets cozy – the perfect combo!

    • Brie
      March 8, 2019 at 11:48 am

      I thought the same thing! Glad I’m not alone

  45. Catherine
    March 7, 2019 at 7:44 pm

    I love each design and look! Definitely inspires me to do a little cleaning out once the weather warms up and redecorate some rooms.

  46. Sara
    March 7, 2019 at 8:14 pm

    I know I’ve said this before but I LOVE that you note the time it’ll take to read your posts…and also I love these designs! We’re in the process of building a cottage and I’ll be referring back often. Also, your pop up is hilarious – I love that too. So basically I love everything!

    • March 7, 2019 at 9:31 pm

      Thank you so much Sara, really appreciate your feedback. you’re the best!

      • Folabest
        March 8, 2019 at 5:09 am

        I love this view and furniture. The nordic designs are beautiful

  47. Heidi
    March 7, 2019 at 8:52 pm

    I love all of these clean looks. My favorites are the designs with just a pop of color.

  48. Christa
    March 7, 2019 at 10:40 pm

    I just love the bright, clean aesthetic of Scandinavian design. It’s so soothing. My next house will look a lot like this!

  49. Sue-Tanya Mchorgh
    March 7, 2019 at 11:15 pm

    Whoa. I am loving all these designs. Everything is just so modern and stylish.

  50. Adriana
    March 7, 2019 at 11:44 pm

    I am loving all of the minimalist styles here. I wish I had an interior decorator.

  51. Lyosha
    March 7, 2019 at 11:52 pm

    I love nordic design for plain lines, clean space and a lot of light. Perfect for my home which is in the north as well

  52. Catherine Santiago Jose
    March 7, 2019 at 11:57 pm

    Stunning photos and I love every designs that you’ve show us in this article. They are all beautiful and you give me an idea of what type of designs should I make for my living room renovation. Thanks for sharing!

  53. Alexandra Cook
    March 8, 2019 at 12:20 am

    What a stunning design. This made me think to ahve my home remodel.

  54. Clare Minall
    March 8, 2019 at 12:27 am

    I just love how beautiful every design are. I want something like at home,

  55. IRENE
    March 8, 2019 at 12:35 am

    I like these designs especially those with white tones. Mosaics are always a good accent. I put some in my house. Very nice photos and I love how you explained each one.

  56. Catherine Santiago Jose
    March 8, 2019 at 2:45 am

    Such an incredible interior design, they all look mesmerizing. Great combination of color, texture and modern stuff in one.

  57. Hannah MArie
    March 8, 2019 at 6:36 am

    The interior looks super nice. I love the color combination you have. You got good eyes for good designs.

  58. Annabel
    March 8, 2019 at 7:06 am

    I’m such a big fan of Nordic designs. The Interiors look clean and minimalist with functional pieces.

  59. Tasheeni
    March 8, 2019 at 8:18 am

    In love with this look!

  60. Shelby
    March 8, 2019 at 9:17 am

    I love Everything about this design style! Everything is so nice, sleek and clean looking but yet homey and comfortable.

  61. emily
    March 8, 2019 at 9:28 am

    These are stunning!! Going to redecorate my house now lol

  62. Tracy
    March 8, 2019 at 10:19 am

    This is how my dream house going to be like. Bright, simple and minimalist, more into natural colors. Love it! Btw, I love checking out the showroom in IKEA to find inspirations, too. 🙂

  63. Tasha
    March 8, 2019 at 10:33 am

    So gorgeous! I love how this style is so sleek and modern but so cozy feeling at the same time!

  64. FloArtStudio
    March 8, 2019 at 12:13 pm

    I really like those interiors, roomy, bright, and simple. Nordic Design really is beautiful. Great pics!

  65. Nayna Kanabar
    March 8, 2019 at 2:41 pm

    In love theses designs that are so stylish and some very contemporary.

  66. Cindy Gordon
    March 8, 2019 at 2:45 pm

    I loved all of these looks! Definitely some designs I would like to see in my home!

  67. Jayne
    March 8, 2019 at 4:58 pm

    I love Nordic designs they really make the room feel airy and spacious. These are all fab layouts.

  68. Peachy
    March 8, 2019 at 5:52 pm

    I love the simple and clean finish of Nordic Designs and I wish I could do it to my house.

  69. Alyssa Dawson
    March 8, 2019 at 7:04 pm

    I absolutely love nordic design! I love how simple and clean it all looks, it makes me want to redo my whole house.

  70. Danielle
    March 8, 2019 at 7:17 pm

    I love the look of all of these rooms especially that bedroom! Those tall windows are absolutely amazing!

  71. Laura G
    March 8, 2019 at 10:39 pm

    I love the simplicity, straight lines, and earth colors!!

  72. Danielle
    March 8, 2019 at 11:15 pm

    These photos are amazing! Exactly what I want in my new home!

  73. rebecca sanchez
    March 8, 2019 at 11:52 pm

    What a cozy looking house interior! im thinking of renovating our house and this is really helpful. thankyou.

  74. Emily
    March 9, 2019 at 12:01 am

    I really love how clean but cozy all the designs are! I’d love to live there!

  75. Kara
    March 9, 2019 at 3:32 am

    I love Nordic designs, I am busy trying to update my house at the moment

  76. Binge on Basics
    March 9, 2019 at 4:20 am

    These designs are simply breathtaking. I love that they are bright and does not look clumsy at all

  77. Emmeline
    March 9, 2019 at 4:44 am

    Gorgeous designs and great inspiration as usual!

  78. Anosa
    March 9, 2019 at 7:16 am

    Such beautiful and sleek designs. I’d love this type of interior design for my own place.

  79. Czjai Reyes-Ocampo
    March 9, 2019 at 7:25 am

    I love the stunning simplicity of these designs. Less is more has never looked this good. 🙂

  80. Sheri
    March 9, 2019 at 11:54 am

    I like the different and sleek designs. It is always good to get new furniture to completely change a room’s look.

  81. Kisha Stewart-Harris
    March 9, 2019 at 12:22 pm

    When it comes to home decor, I am a sucker for neutral and clean lines. I love how these two components come together seamlessly in each room. Another thing that makes a room welcoming is having a mix of textures and colors. I also love the way this was done, without being overstated.

  82. Mjmamaa
    March 9, 2019 at 9:34 pm

    Love these designs! Currently updating our home and I really enjoying reading about our designs and house decor

  83. Sandra
    March 10, 2019 at 6:27 am

    Oh howI wish I could get to live in aplace with this wonderful designs at home!! I recently went into a depot with all the furnitures and household materials needed for home-making, and I can’t help but visualize great designs like this for my future home. Lovely!

  84. Woodeline
    March 10, 2019 at 9:15 am

    The third picture is my favorite. I love the all white paint and the farmhouse feel. I would just as just an accent chair

  85. Bindu Thomas
    March 15, 2019 at 2:11 am

    These are all great designs and looking gorgeous. The kitchen looks really lovely. Thanks for sharing.

  86. Mommy Sigrid
    March 17, 2019 at 10:51 am

    I didn’t know they were classified as Nordic designs, but these are designs I like. A home that’s pleasing to the eye.

  87. Becca Talbot
    March 31, 2019 at 9:56 am

    I love the Nordic style! I have got some great inspiration from this post 🙂 x

  88. Kiwi
    April 1, 2019 at 1:52 am

    Minimalist designs are so chic. I love the 4th picture that is so my style!

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    April 3, 2019 at 6:22 am

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  90. Dominique Brooks
    April 11, 2019 at 6:09 pm

    These designs are fabulous! I love the white. Sadly, I don’t think my family would treat the white very nicely! My favorite is the black and white living/family room! I might be able to risk the messy family for that one! LOL