Summer is long gone, the leaves are colorful and making their way towards the ground, the temperature is quickly sinking towards freezing point – winter is just around the corner and all I want to do is sit down in front of a fire. I have so many good winter memories from my childhood – being outside in the snow during the day – running wild with the horses – then spending the evening in front of the fireplace playing cards with my family. Right now we do not have a fireplace in our apartment – but it is at the top of my “must-have-list” for when we either decide to buy a place or build a place… Here is my well hoarded collection of fireplace inspiration – oh how I wish I could get one in our apartment straight away!
Simplistic? I could live with that.
Storage and display + a brilliant fireplace in the middle… Perfectly modern, perfectly cozy.
This is so perfect – that tree trunk table kills me – or to be correct, it kills me that it is not in my home.
This kinda reminds me of my apartment in Oslo – just a mine was a tad bit more run down. I had quite the love affair going on with the old fireplaces in that flat – we had three of them – and this image brings back the right amount of good fireplace memories.
A fireplace is also a good place to store antlers – for those of you who did not know!
Black fireplace? I think I will have to say yes to that – the tiles on the floor on the other hand is a big no-no, reminds me of the old tiles in our bathroom… This is not the kind of fireplace I would put in my bathroom so that is not the connection I was looking for… But I would like a fireplace in a bathroom – if it came with a big old tub for me to soak in!
Single-log-fireplace… I will be your log lady!
Use a fireplace as storage space…
A fireplace in the diningroom – oh jess – I would like that.
Perfect – logs under the fireplace – logs on the table.
I love a concrete fireplace – and I do love the seating options… General love happening.
Nothing more than the word PERFECTION needed here.
I will end it all with this piece of vintage feel goodness…
I just came to the realization that I want a fireplace in every room in my home – or at least the livingroom, diningroom, kitchen and bathroom… The hallway and the bedroom can be without, smokey bedroom is not on the top of my list…
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