Ilse Crawford

  • The Sensual Bathroom

    Wherever I travel, I rarely run into a shower that is more comfortable to use than the one…

  • Airbnb can be

    Staying in an Airbnb can be wonderful. The spaces I have loved the most combine the feeling of…

  • Sense of self

    “In fast moving world it’s easy to lose touch with oneself. A room of one’s own and a…

  • Ett Hem

    Opened in 2012, Ett Hem is a stunning example of a hotel that has taken the identity of…

  • Dreams and ideas

    Give a book and you give so much more. (Given that the receiver is tempted enough to open…

  • A frame for life

    Design that is a frame for life Design with the human being at the centre Design that brings…

  • Living light

    “Invented around 400AD, for 1400 years candles were the most usual form of artificial light. When gaslight and…

  • We need the handmade

    “We need the handmade to balance the mind-numbingly similar machine-made things around us, things that can only ever…

  • To think about

    “We can lose the sensation of shelter, both emotionally and physically, especially if we live in a city…

  • Summer library

    There is more waiting, but first these five…