Friday, May 21, 2010
A Swedish Retreat
Built in the early twentieth century in the fashionable resort of Falsterbo, the lovely summer home of designer David Carlson, his wife Madeleine and their two children is idyllic — white sand beaches are just minutes away, and the generous windows overlook the lovely rose garden, a passion of David's. With so much to see outside, the decor inside has been kept minimal, with white the prevailing colour to give the home a summery holiday mood — a mood that shifts according to the play of light from outside. Family photos, children's drawings, flea market finds and a few modern pieces discovered at auction create a warm and happy environment — all definitely conducive to relaxed and happy summer days. More about this lovely home (in French) via Marie Claire Maison.