15 Charming Ideas for Scandinavian Bedrooms

According to our friend, Wikipedia, Scandinavian design emerged in the 1950s in the Scandinavian countries Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland. It is a design movement characterized by simplicity, minimalism and functionality. The idea that beautiful and functional everyday objects should not only be affordable to the wealthy, but to all, is a core theme in the development of modernism and functionalism.

With that, we have a list about 15 Charming Scandinavian Bedrooms that does not only show simplicity in the design and the color choices but also minimalism and functionality – which is pretty much the basic things necessary for any space in the house. The bedrooms that you will be seeing in this list will definitely interest you, we are sure about that.

Boise Modern Bedroom

scandinavian bedroom designs

A Merry Mishap

An Ikea bedframe in the master bedroom plays off of Hagler’s Scandinavian style. A striped rug, a gold pillow and Componibili tables provide the only necessary decor in this soothing space.

Bridge Farmhouse

Bridge Farmhouse

Jason Thomas Architect

The color of the space along with the headboard sure makes Scandinavian look more stunning.

Canadian Countryside

Canadian Countryside

Esther Hershcovich

The bed in the main bedroom was originally a medium pine that the couple stained darker. They shipped the white Bamileke headdress over their bed from Africa.

Corona Del Mar Residence

Corona Del

Bliss Design

Wow this we love. The blue hue with the white is soft and tranquil. We love the bed. This room, is special.

Houston South Quarter

Houston South

Optimise Design

This Master bedroom is actually overlooking a park. Which is always a good thing right? It’s the next best thing to having a great view of a lake or something.

Michigan Farm House

scandinavian bedroom designs

GTH Architects

Tell us something you do not like about this space because this one is surely enticing and rather homey.

Montreal Apartment

Montreal Apartment

Laura Garner

The minimalist bedroom reflects Högdahl’s Scandinavian style. Soft white linens and warm lighting complement the exposed brick wall and patterned Marimekko bedspread.

Netherlands Bedroom

Netherlands Bedroom

30s Magazine

The couple’s bedroom also follows a black and white palette. Instead of covering the accent wall with wallpaper, they just used two strips, creating a symmetrical composition that works as a headboard.


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Studio Santalla

All of the original ceiling beams in this guest bedroom were stained and sealed to emphasize the home’s architecture. The Provençal palette of neutral materials and earth tones works well with the modern, clean-lined furniture Santalla selected.

Scandinavian Style Compact London Flat

Scandinavian Style

Erol Sevimlisoy

Scandinavian design is usually more on the headboards like this one – one good thing about this space is the lovely wallpaper used for this space. The whites and the blues sure made this room more lovely.

South Coogee House

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Capital Building

This master bedroom uses a blade wall to conceal a small hall that opens on to a walk in robe and ensuite making this master bedroom feel like it is an apartment all of its own. The recycled timber-look flooring was used on the walls to create that earthy feel. The concrete heavy lights hang from the ceiling as bedside lights and the pale grey accessories give the room a dreamy feel.

Bohdan Townhouse

Bohdan Townhouse

A Gruppo Architects

Here is another fetching clean and modern minimalist bedroom. The gray and white walls allow the artwork to take center stage.


Aqua Grant

The color palette for this Vancouver bedroom is really pretty. Simple and really elegant.

Ocean Front

Ocean Front

J. Design Group

The jigsaw design – pieces of cherry wood that fit together like a puzzle – is a work of art in itself.

Vancouver Contemporary Bedroom

Vancouver Contemporary

Kelly Deck Design

We love the long chair at the end of the bed – plus the colors! Kelly Deck Design did a great job with this bedroom! We love it!

The concept of Scandinavian design has been the subject of many scholarly debates, exhibitions and marketing agendas during the last 50 years, but many of the democratic design ideals that were the central theme of the movement survived and are reflected in contemporary Scandinavian and international design. We sure hope you loved the 15 Charming Scandinavian Bedrooms like we did. Take a look at the 15 Simple Bedrooms With White Beds that might interest you too!