Scandinavian Interior Design Will Always Be in—Here's How to Get the Look

Minimalist style may have come and gone, but there is one iteration of clean design that will never go out of style. Contrary to more sparse, colorless spaces, Scandinavian interior design uses a blend of textures, contrasts, and soft hues to make sleek, modern furniture feel warm and inviting. It's no small feat to be able to exercise restraint in your décor choices while still managing to make a space feel cozy.

And it's no wonder the style is so popular. It speaks to both our tidy tendencies and our desire to live in cozy comfortable settings. By embracing the hygge philosophy, Danes have understood how to showcase the best of Scandinavian modern design while still layering a space to feel cozy. Want to get the look the Nordic countries are so well-known for? Take note of these beautiful layered spaces.

This story was originally published on March 21, 2018, and has since been updated.