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Scan Magazine | Special Theme | Nordic Architecture & Design Norway

areas. What happens then, is that the bedroom becomes a very important place. This is where we often draw inspiration from hotels: the feeling of luxury, the TV, the large space, the wallpaper.” Orange is the New Black The art of binding different rooms together to create a whole is something that is exemplified well in Ramsøskar's Orange Thread project, which set out to redesign a family apartment. With dark tiles, a green kitchen and a bedroom with a stark blue headboard, the orange thread was in this case the combining colour that gave the space its assembled feel. “Traditionally, luxury has been associated with the colours black and white, but we are seeing a gradual move towards colour,” says Ramsøskar. “I think particularly with modern social media such as Instagram and Facebook, people are beginning to realise that colour

Thon Hotel Opera main lobby desk in white onyx.

Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz in Oslo, opens 22nd of October.

Thon Hotel Gyldenløve’s lobby in a modern and urban style. Thon Hotel Gyldenløve lobby modern and urban style. It's clear that colour is the main factor that infuses Ramsøskar’s design goal: helping create good rooms that sell.

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Scan Magazine | Issue 69 | October 2014  

Promoting Brand Scandinavia. Featuring interview with actress Signe Egholm Olsen.

Scan Magazine | Issue 69 | October 2014  

Promoting Brand Scandinavia. Featuring interview with actress Signe Egholm Olsen.