Full of Finland

, , , , , , , By Catherine

Tiina Laakkonen, a former model and now a fashion stylist who has worked for The Times, grew up in Imatra, a small town in Finland. Now living in New York City, this mid-20th-century converted barn is her country house in the Hamptons, but it is not a typical American coastal  cottage. Tiina made sure to incorporate a lot of accessories and design furniture from Finland: Prints by Marimekko, furniture by Ilmari Tapivaara/Artek, Iittala glass and tableware, Tikau rugs and lamps, etc.

Read more about the story of this house here.

Photos: The New York Times




  1. 17 May 2012 / 12:19

    well done interior!

  2. 22 May 2012 / 17:18

    Another fantastic example of the modern scandinavian aesthetic. Thank you for sharing.

  3. Jorge
    21 Mar 2015 / 18:30

    Desde las Pampas, EXCELENTE!!!!!!! Algo mejor que esta estética????

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