61 Scandinavian Furniture Designs to Give Your Interior Cozy Nordic Charm
Scandinavian furniture has been a mainstay in homes across the world for decades, from traditional pieces and their alluring handiwork to the innovative boundary-pushing creations from young modernist designers. From the pieces that show up frequently in permanent collections and on the pages of shelter magazines, many associate Scandinavian style with a specific look – natural woods, bright white surfaces, airy profiles. In this post, we’ve collected 61 delightful pieces of Scandinavian-style furniture you can buy right now. These selections range from famous works by top designers to globally-sourced picks heavily inspired by Nordic style.
Teal Mid-Century Style Scandinavian Sofa: Mid-century modern influence still plays a major role in some areas of Scandinavian interior design – a quality highly sought after by decorators outside of Scandinavia. This sofa features tapered legs and clean lines, made into a true statement piece with lovely teal upholstery.
White Scandinavian Sofa Loveseat: Light, natural, and perfect for layering with cozy textile accents – this loveseat design keeps things simple and cozy. Stick with the white linen for a versatile look or explore the available range of on-trend Nordic neutrals currently available.
Pastel Sectional Scandinavian Sofa: Blush pink is an especially popular accent color in modern Nordic decor. This sofa brings a luxurious touch to Scandinavian coziness, upholstered in smooth velvet over ultra-plush cushions. Light wood dowel legs complete the look.
Anderssen & Voll Scandinavian Sofa: Anderssen & Voll is one of the most prolific Norwegian modern design firms taking the world by storm with a fresh approach to Nordic style. The beautiful Oslo sofa captures the imagination with its smooth minimalistic profile and organic approach to comfort.
Børge Mogensen Scandinavian Sofa: The Spoke-Back sofa embodies the importance of intentional multifunctionality in Nordic design, its hinged arms facilitating easy transformation into a handsome lounge. This piece was designed by Børge Mogensen, perhaps one of the most influential Danish furniture designers – and certainly one of the most well known to serious enthusiasts.
Scandinavian Living Room Furniture TV Stand: The delightful Skog media console offers an inexpensive touch of Scandinavian design for the living room, dining room, entryway, or elsewhere in the home. This piece features a combination of open storage cubbies and enclosed cabinets to help you display your favorite Nordic accents and organize your everyday essentials.
Scandinavian Green and Wood TV Stand: Natural color accents are an ever-popular theme in Scandinavian design. This handsome sideboard features two drawers in pale sophisticated green, a beautiful complement to the walnut-stained solid poplar construction.
Nordic Television Stand Credenza: Pierre-François Dubois is a Paris-based designer educated at Helsinki’s Aalto University, giving him a clear vision into the Nordic interior design aesthetic. The beautiful Marius sideboard offers modern appreciation for the light natural wood finishes and clean profiles that fit so well within Nordic themes.
Risom-Style Scandinavian Lounge Chair Reproduction: The beautiful Risom Lounge Chair is a 1943 creation by Danish designer Jens Risom – a legendary name in Scandinavian design. This handsome reproduction is made from solid maple and woven cotton straps, an economical way to enjoy a true Nordic design icon. An official version is still made according to Risom’s specifications, available here.
Wegner-Style Tripod Scandinavian Lounge Chair: One of the more edgier creations by legendary Danish designer Hans J. Wegner, the Shell Chair cuts an instantly recognizable profile that every mid-century modern enthusiast will immediately know. This quality reproduction is made from American walnut molded plywood and soft velvet upholstery. If cost is no concern, you can find an authentic Carl Hansen & Søn production available here.
Mogens Lassen Scandinavian Lounge Chair: Designed by Mogens Lassen in 1955, the Saxe Lounge Chair is a unique folding design – its combination of functionality, versatility, and straightforward appeal making it a timeless addition to the Danish design lexicon.
Finn Juhl-Style Scandinavian Armchair: Danish architect Finn Juhl created some of the most distinctive furniture profiles in the Scandinavian design world, each one pushing the boundaries of their time. The beautiful 45 Chair is one of his most enduring masterpieces. This faithful reproduction features a solid American ash wood frame for durability to last. You can find the official Onecollection model available here.
Skagerak Hven Scandinavian Armchair: Anton Björsing, a promising name on the forefront of modern Swedish furniture design, created the Hven Armchair with a light and playful personality sure to brighten any interior arrangement.
Nora Scandinavian Lounge Chair by Norm Architects: Norm Architects – a firm that focuses on upholding the Scandinavian notions of craftsmanship, simplicity, and lasting appeal – created the Nora Lounge Chair with a sense of comfortable minimalism, a streamlined take on the classic wing chair. Choose from a wide variety of wood and upholstery combinations to enjoy a timeless design that fits your Nordic-inspired interior.
Hans Olsen Scandinavian Easy Chair: Designed in 1956 but still just as striking, fresh, and relevant as ever. The Fried Egg lounge chair is a fantastic example of the playful side of Scandinavian design. This sculptural piece is still in production today by the company Warm Nordic, manufactured from solid teak and finished with quality Kvadrat upholstery.
Normann Copenhagen Scandinavian Side Tables: This charming side table embraces an architectural look. The steel structure is powder coated in minimalistic white, allowing the unique leg configuration to take center stage. Use as a side table, nightstand, or simple entryway catchall.
Ta-bl Folding Scandinavian Side Table: Ta-bl is a playful folding table design, handmade in a Danish mid-century modern style. This listing is for the dusty pink “Nude” colorway, a charming addition to any Scandinavian inspired interior arrangement.
Modern Scandinavian Side Table: The delightful Don’t Leave Me side table has a very fitting name, designed with a convenient handle for easy movement around the home. This Thomas Bentzen design often shows up in the pages of Scandinavian themed spreads in shelter magazines, a recognizable piece sure to brighten any collection.
Scandinavian Coffee Table by Nicholai Wiig Hansen: Danish designer Nicholai Wiig Hansen is another prolific contemporary designer whose works appear in IKEA catalogues and Normann Copenhagen showrooms alike. The simple Tablo table is a modern favorite, available in two sizes and multiple quintessentially Scandinavian colorways.
Thomas Bentzen Around Coffee Table: Thomas Bentzen’s handsome Around coffee table elevates its simple round profile with a stylish decorative lip. This piece is available in a wide variety of sizes and finishes to suit any Scandinavian interior theme.
Scandinavian Coffee Table with Star Base: This airy coffee table is a fantastic choice for light-filled Scandinavian themed living spaces. The base is crafted from expertly-honed solid wood, capped with a round transparent glass top for a radiant unobtrusive look.
Artek Stool by Alvar Aalto: Enjoy a small piece of Finnish architect Alvar Aalto’s legacy every day with this endlessly useful design. This beautiful stool is crafted from Finland Birch plywood, expertly shaped and finished. Use as supplementary seating for unexpected guests, or place as a short side table near a low-profile bed or lounge chair.
Classic Scandinavian Stool: Often imitated but never truly matched, the Shoemaker Chair is a beloved Danish classic. This three-legged stool features a carefully sculpted seat, lending ergonomic appeal to the raw beauty of its natural beech construction. This model is manufactured by Form & Refine for dependable heirloom quality.
Scandinavian Dining Stool Replica: This sculptural stool is a natural fit for Scandinavian interiors with its curvaceous body and streamlined base. The original, available here, was designed by Berlin-based David Geckeler for prolific Danish design company Muuto.
Orange Scandinavian Dining Chairs: Looking for a way to make a bold mid-century modern statement with Scandinavian appeal? This bright orange dining chair set captures a sense of retro appeal your guests are sure to remember.
Wishbone-Style Scandinavian Dining Chairs: Or, for a more timeless approach, consider adopting the versatile aesthetic of a true classic. These chairs are based on the design of the iconic Wishbone chair by Hans J. Wegner. You can find the official authorized production available here.
Panton Modern Scandinavian Dining Chair: Some Scandinavian designs have ended up so influential, they transcend beyond a purely Nordic association. The famous Panton S chair is a modern design icon – not just a Scandinavian design icon – created by Denmark native Verner Panton. You can find the authorized version produced by Vitra available here.
Beetle Scandinavian Dining Chairs Replica Set: Lovely rounded forms and simple streamlined legs capture the cozy playfulness of modern Scandinavian design. These gorgeous chairs are available as an economical pared-down interpretation from Laura David Furniture. Or, you can find the original Beetle Chair by Gubi available here.
Kure Erik Scandinavian Dining Table: Handsome angles, a crisp white surface, and creative detailing makes this dining table a versatile addition to any Scandinavian-inspired dining room arrangement. The legs are constructed from solid ash wood, the tabletop finished in a bright white lacquer.
Scandinavian Inspired Dining Table: Inspired by mid-century Scandinavian styling, this bold wood dining table cuts a dramatic profile sure to capture attention in the dining room. The base is constructed from solid wood, the top finished in chevron wood grain veneers.
Scandinavian Inspired Dining Table: Another exciting dining table that makes good use of sharp angles, this time with a more lightweight look. This design is the work of Italian award-winning designer Lino Codato, but its bright and airy look is perfect for Nordic-inspired spaces.
Small Scandinavian Dining Table: Looking for something inexpensive but rich in Scandinavian style? This small and simple dining table offers the timeless combination of light wood grain and bright white finishes. Use with bright colorful chairs for a playful look or go all-in on minimalism with simple pairings.
Designer Scandinavian Dining Table: Created by Swedish designer Staffan Holm, the Split Table offers an artful approach to refined Scandinavian craft. The legs are handcrafted from oak to create a split illusion at the top, each side organically curved to support the thick tabletop.
Scandinavian Rolling Kitchen Cart: Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts graduate Simon Legald designed this charming kitchen cart for Normann Copenhagen. This beautiful design is manufactured in Denmark and offers an abundance of uses around the home – as a portable miniature kitchen island, tea trolley, bar cart, large side table, and more.
Multidirectional Nordic Cabinet: Multipurpose, multidirectional, capable of changing the storage landscape of your favorite spaces. This design is the work of Finnish interior architect Hanni Koroma – a Nordic statement piece with versatile potential.
Normann Copenhagen Scandinavian Shoe Rack: Danish designer Simon Legald knows that no detail is too small to warrant quality design. This shoe rack is made from sturdy perforated steel supported by the natural beauty of unfinished wood framing.
Scandinavian Shoe Rack: Swedish designer Louise Hederström created the Bill Shoe Shelf with easygoing minimalism in mind. The simple powder-coated steel framing balances strength and simplicity, the wood-capped feet adding a touch of whimsy.
Normann Copenhagen Scandinavian Clothes Rack: Standing clothes racks are an item on so many Scandinavian design trend lists, and this option from Normann Copenhagen proves especially accessible for modern interiors. Use in the hallway, bedroom, or anywhere else that can benefit from the bright look of natural wood and bright white finishes.
Scandinavian Bedroom Furniture Wardrobe: This bright standing wardrobe draws from Scandinavian influences to provide functionality and uplifting style. The flared legs are made from solid oak for stability, the body made from lightweight and economical engineered wood.
IKEA Scandinavian Bedroom Furniture: IKEA serves as the entry point for many Scandinavian design enthusiasts – accessible, affordable, and always quite stylish. This knotty solid wood dresser and matching chest (available separately here) can bring natural Nordic charm to any bedroom.
Scandinavian Bedroom Furniture 4-Drawer Chest: This chest of drawers blends mid-century modern inspiration with clean Scandinavian modernism. The body is handsomely rounded, finished in wood grain veneer and situated atop playfully splayed legs. The clean white drawers eschew busy hardware and instead opt for minimalist inset pulls.
Scandinavian Bedroom Furniture Dresser: With its tall splayed legs and crisp white body, this Scandinavian dresser enjoys a bright lightweight look with tremendous visual impact. Each drawer is completed with matching wood handles for striking contrast.
Kure Soren Scandinavian Bed: Available from the Nordic-inspired design brand Kure, this king-size bed lends a breezy natural look to any bedroom. The body boasts a natural ash veneer, the metal legs lending a subtle industrial touch. The headboard is upholstered in light grey fabric for a comfortable modern look.
Rounded Headboard Scandinavian Bed: Mid-century modern beds are difficult to find, and those with a Scandinavian aesthetic prove even rarer. This handsome design makes a strong decorative statement with its rounded headboard, punctuated by three oversized buttons that span the middle.
Teak Scandinavian Bed: Scandinavian teak furniture is a gold standard – truly timeless. This platform bed is crafted from solid teak in a honey finish, designed with a mid-century modern silhouette with contemporary details. The construction is weighty and substantial but still enjoys an airy look to create an uplifting interior atmosphere.
Scandinavian Bedroom Furniture for Kids: With such an emphasis on coziness, quality, and bright cheerful styling, Scandinavian design is a wonderful choice for the bedrooms of children. This bunk bed is made from solid wood framing in a warm natural finish, the beds surrounded with bright white MDF for safety and style.
Handmade Scandinavian Night Stand: Complete your bedroom arrangement with a retro Scandinavian-inspired night stand. This piece is handmade in Canada but alive with Nordic flair, crafted from quality hardwood and lacquered MDF.
Modern Scandinavian Night Stand: For a sleek modern look, Nati Tati immediately catches the eye. This piece was designed by Sweden-based Broberg & Ridderstråle for Asplund, crafted from white stained oak and elegantly curved powder-coated metal.
Two-Drawer Scandinavian Night Stand: Ideal for spaces equipped with low-profile furniture, this charming little night stand packs tons of functionality in a small package. The light wood grain and bright white drawers create a cheerful first impression, while open cubbies and convenient drawers make organization a breeze.
Scandinavian Office Furniture Desk: A clean and bright workspace can be a huge boon for productivity. This streamlined L-shaped office desk boasts rounded flared legs, handle-free organizer trays, and plenty of open shelving for storage and organization.
Scandinavian Glass Top Office Desk: Developed by Chuck Mack for Design House Stockholm, this desk embraces an architectural style with subtle industrial undertones. The trestles provide sturdy stability, while the glass tabletop provides a smooth work surface without overshadowing the brilliant base construction. A single central drawer offers uncomplicated storage for essentials.
Modern Scandinavian Inspired Ladder Shelf: This bright shelving unit provides a creative way to display all of your favorite Nordic decorations. The ladder is constructed with natural tone oak veneer, the progressively sized shelves finished in radiant white.
Scandinavian Wooden Sideboard: Inspired by the unique quality of natural light in Scandinavia, the Reflect sideboard features gentle concave cabinet faces that play with highlights and shadows. This piece is designed by Søren Rose Studio, constructed from quality oak in a warm natural finish.
Children’s Scandinavian Wood Bench: Adorable! Made by Danish furniture company Nofred, this bench packs so much personality into its small child-size frame. The shape of the backrests take inspiration from mouse ears, the legs sturdy and splayed for stability. This piece would make a lovely addition to a nursery or playroom, or even an entryway.
Skagerak Cutter Scandinavian Bench: A purely Scandinavian take on Bauhaus aesthetics, the handsome Cutter bench reinterprets a format generally associated with metal tubing with warm wood as a welcoming alternative. This entryway bench was conceived by Danish designer Niels Hvass in 1999 but remains a timeless addition to any home.
Scandinavian Bench and Table: This entryway bench combines a strong decorative profile with multipurpose functionality. Rounded shelves at one end provide space for display or easy access to essentials, while two drawers offer easy organization for accessories. This piece was designed by Diana Claudia Mot and Isabella Bergstrøm, manufactured by FDB Møbler.
Scandinavian Outdoor Furniture Set: Why limit your taste for Scandinavian furniture to the interior? This patio furniture set boasts strong mid-century modern appeal, a bright and playful collection sure to transform the atmosphere of your favorite outdoor relaxation spaces. The framing is made from solid eucalyptus – naturally weather resistant – while the cushions are upholstered in durable Sunbrella fabric over quick drying foam.
Classic Scandinavian Outdoor Furniture Set: For something with a quieter and more traditional look, this outdoor furniture set keeps things simple with clean lines and neutral upholstery. The framing is made from solid weather-resistant acacia, the cushions upholstered in an easy-to-clean polyester blend.
Scandinavian Outdoor Furniture Lounge Chair: The brilliant Monet chair by Sika-Design embraces a lightweight natural look, free-spirited yet carefully structured. This piece is made from strong aluminum framing worked into elegant curves and finished in striking white. The woven seat is made from synthetic ArtFibre, an all-weather alternative to natural rattan.
Scandinavian Outdoor Lounge Chair: Designed in 1954, the H55 sun chair is just one of many pieces that reflect the lasting legacy of Swedish furniture designer Björn Hultén. This teak and canvas chair is a worthy statement piece, sure to become one of the most admired (and comfortable) designs on your patio or balcony. Between seasons, the H55 chair can be folded away for easy storage.