As a nation consistently on the list of the world’s happiest countries, Denmark has a lot to teach us when it comes to collective contentment. While it might seem a little farfetched to pack and move to the Scandinavian country, we can emulate the Danish lifestyle, including the adaptation of the concept of
As a trend,
How you interpret your version of
Less is more when it comes to
hygge. Keep tones neutral and opt for a matte finish.
Danish designer Cecilie Manz created the Luv bathroom range for Duravit, which features the use of soft tones, such as stone gray and light blue, and matte glazes.
Luv bathroom with freestanding bathtub, oval above-counter basins, Luv console table top in American Walnut, furniture in Taupe, mirror with integrated dimming function and mirror heating, kuysen.com
Eighty percent of Danes affiliate
hygge with candlelight.
The Durasquare bathtubs, in particular, come with an optional water inlet, air-whirl, and sound system features, which complete the candle-lit evening bath experience.
DuraSquare freestanding bathtub, kuysen.com
Play with textures and keep the finish warm.
Keuco Plan furniture set and towel ring, kuysen.com
Keep surrounding accessories to a minimal.
The modern, monotone aesthetic works well with this. Decorate with a simple overhead mirror above a ceramic sink and a matte and glass console. DuraSquare washbasin,
Appoint the space with well thought of accessories.
Install a deep bathtub for optimal relaxation.
Necessary for long, luxurious soaks in the tub, bathtubs should provide full head and back support. It doesn’t hurt to look this clean and graceful. Victoria + Albert Amalfi bathtub in
Contrast the timeless classic with
The clawfoot bathtub might look extravagant, but when pared down with the right surroundings, it has the potential to be cozy. This one is specifically made from Quarrycast, a material sourced from finely ground volcanic limestone. Victoria + Albert Cheshire bathtub, kuysen.com
The secret to keeping things simple lies in utility.
Philippe Starck and his progressive take on design have reached the bathroom. The popular Starck Barrel cleverly hides all your washroom essentials within its American walnut veneers and conically shaped barrel, a modern reinterpretation of the medicine cabinet. Starck Barrel Milieu in American walnut, kuysen.com
Another look at the Starck Barrel.
Combine the comforts of modern technology with a simple environment.
Simplicity shouldn’t be a downgrade from technology. These new mirrors are equipped with a touchless operating panel that controls LED lighting, dimming functions, and mirror heating. Luv mirror, kuysen.com
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