Brighten your home with the Scandi Pop trend

Give your home an uplifting mood with a colourful Scandi-style scheme

Scandi style isn’t all about layering white on white – this season, it has been given a colour upgrade with fun pops of pastel for a fresher, brighter feel. Get out of neutral and update a pared-back look with a palette of pretty pastels or zesty neons.

Leon dining chairs, £99 for four, Tesco Direct

A Scandi vibe works in any kind of home and blends the best of mid-century
design heritage with contemporary trends, country credentials and urban
attitude. This trend is easy to add to a neutral room – simply add a row of bright cushions to your sofa, line up some colourful crockery in your kitchen or paint chairs, shelves and picture frames in a mix of shades. For furniture, stick to classic, Scandi-inspired designs in natural materials with fluid lines.

Hanging factory lamp in Mint Green, £185, Out There Interiors

Aqua and lime accents bring a breath of fresh air to a grey scheme.

Lennox bed linen, £50; cushions, from £20 each; all Ben de Lisi range, Debenhams

Kick back on this oversized beanbag – perfect for a den or teen’s bedroom.

The Piggy bag, £79, Made.com

Show off a single bright bloom in each of these understated wooden vases.

Wooden vases, from £40 each, Linea range, House of Fraser

Neutral upholstery is the perfect backdrop for cushions in a mix of mid-century style patterns and colours – this wide armchair is big enough for two to cosy up in.

Gibson snuggle chair, £550, Next

Give a kitchen or kid’s room an instant hit of colour with this retro-inspired clock.

Elements clock in red, £9.99, Dunelm

Add pops of geometric pattern to bring an urban edge to a simple country scheme.

Geo hand towel, £4; Geo bath towel, £6; Stripe bath towel, £6; Chenille bath mat, £8; all Tate range, George

Ideal Home loves...

Garden art

Garden art ideas for all outdoor spaces

Wedding table decorations you can make in minutes

Refresh your living room with spring colour

Easy living room updates you can do in a weekend

Budget kitchen sinks | Update your kitchen on a budget | Budget kitchens | PHOTO GALLERY | Housetohome.co.uk

Update your kitchen on a budget

Dotty runner | Hallway runner ideas | PHOTO GALLERY | Country Homes and Interiors | Housetohome.co.uk

Why every home should have a hallway runner

1950s-inspired home office | Home office designs | Retro decorating ideas | PHOTO GALLERY

How to create a mid-century modern home office