Scan Magazine, Issue 137, December 2021

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Scan Magazine  |  Design Studio of the Month  |  Norway

Zen Flow Light is one of the wallpapers available through Photowall’s website.

Design Studio of the Month, Norway

Bring Norway’s coastal landscape into your home Elisabeth Ellefsen’s first wallpaper collection allows design lovers to bring Norwegian nature into their homes. Since launching last year, her DesignSalong’s Celestial North collection has been a runaway success online.

have been a runaway success online since Ellefsen launched the collection last November.

By Linda A. Thompson  |  Photos: Design Salong

Rather than offering visual reproductions of natural landscapes, Ellefsen’s designs offer an airy, dreamy interpretation of the skies, clouds and waves she sees when she sets foot outside her door.

Elisabeth Ellefsen, founder of the design and lifestyle company DesignSalong, takes her inspiration from the rocky, Norwegian landscape all around her. She is based in Kilsund, a small village on the southern coast, and has the Raet National Park right at her doorstep. Ellefsen’s new collection of wallpaper designs, available worldwide through 124  |  Issue 137  |  December 2021

the website by the Swedish interior design company Photowall, allows design lovers to bring this breathtaking, coastal landscape into their homes. DesignSalong’s new Celestial North collection – the name being a reference to the perpetually changing weather and light in Norway – includes four main designs and a handful of variations. They

“The designs add life to your wall without being noisy. They are dynamic, but at the same time they also have this calming, soothing quality,” she explains. “Through colour and texture, they create mood and ambience in a room.”