apartment sneak peek

carolina engman home

carolina engman's apartment

Pictures by Mattias Swenson

GO GREEN. I hope all of you had an amazing weekend, mine involved lots of ice cream, reading and relaxing, all in all the perfect weekend! Here’s a little sneak peek of one corner of our new apartment (recognize those pillows? hehe). There’s really not much too see yet as we’re still in the middle of decorating but as soon as we’re done, I’ll definitely do a post with some more pictures!

EARRINGS Elizabeth Cole. SWEATER Andemiu. JEANS Topshop (old, but similar ones here & here!). SHOES Zara.

Jungle Fever

martinique banana leaf wall paperMartinique banana leaf wallpaper via Elle Decor

BANANAS. Lately I’ve been completely obsessed with jungle prints and in particular Hinson’s Martinique print pictured above. It originated in 1942 as a wallpaper in the iconic Beverly Hills hotel and has since reached somewhat of a cult status among celebrities and interior design junkies. I dream of using it in my livingroom (love the bold statement it makes in Nate Berkus + Brian Attwood’s place above!) or to spice up a bathroom (see below), but until then these stunning Martinique inspired pillows I bought last week will do the trick!

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Emerald city

aurora sansone, green coat, green pants, streetstyle, grass

GO GREEN. Every season I always try to invest in a few key pieces in bright colors and this year I’m going all in with Pantone’s color of the year, Emerald Green. There’s just something about this vibrant, lush shade that exudes happiness and I can’t think of a better hue to meet summer in!

P.S. For more colorful inspiration, head over to my Pinterest.

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stormy ocean

surf chic, shades of blue, ocean colors, jacket, fashionsquad, carolina engman, zara

NEW IN. Couldn’t believe my eyes when I found this awesome jacket among the leftovers at the Zara sale the other day. Something about the color combinations reminds me of a wild, stormy ocean and I can definitely see this little gem becoming one of my asbolute favorite pieces come summer!

JACKET Zara (similar one here).