Category Archives: Homeware

Embracing Olive Green in Tableware for a Cozy Autumn

Elegant handmade natural linen napkins in Olive Green by Nina D. Autumn, rustic elegant, table setting,

Autumn is a season that evokes warmth, comfort, and a deep connection to nature. As the leaves change color and the air becomes crisper, our homes often reflect these seasonal shifts. One of the most effective ways to capture the essence of autumn is through our choice of tableware. This year, olive green is emerging […]

Bespoke Gifting Service

Bespoke luxury gifts by Nina D Scandi inspired homeware. Coasters as gifts with hand painted cards

I am always delighted to create truly unique gifting for our clients and businesses. The most recent gifting I created was the Ida-Lilja round coasters, packaged in sets of four and elegantly gift wrapped. The cards attached for each gift set was hand painted by myself using watercolour. As these were for a group of […]

A Swedish Easter

Easter table setting Ida-Lilja pink placemats natural linen

Our Easter celebrations back home in Sweden is a rich smorgasbord of food, sweet treats and decorative ornaments. Not forgetting the table setting! Colourful feathers on twigs, beautiful table mats with elegant napkins and hand decorated paper eggs filled with sweets and perhaps a little gift. After a dark and cold winter in Scandinavia, Easter […]

Colour Trend 2024 Amber Glow

Stortorget handmade luxury placemats in Britain with Amber Golden Yellow design by Nina D Scandi inspired homeware. Gloss melamine table mats and coasters with cork backing and hard wood base.

Radiant hues of summer warmth is on the up for home interior and decor this year. Not just plain yellow but a palette that can range from earthier oranges to glowing golden yellows depending on the light, making it a versatile choice that will infuse your home with warmth and optimism. I have always loved […]

Colour Trend 2024 Emerald Green

Large round placemat, handmade in Britain with sustainable eucalyptus wood, cork backing and high gloss melamine finish. Emerald green and cobalt blue design. Superb hard wearing table mat.

In the much-anticipated Year of the Green Wooden Dragon, the traditional calendar from the country of the Red Dragon invites us to immerse ourselves in the lush and vibrant energy of green – the designated auspicious colour for 2024. Representation of peace, balance, and maturity, this shade aligns perfectly with the wooden nature of this […]

The Gotland Collection

Gotland placemats and coasters, hand illustrated by artist Nina D. Table Mats. Table linen. Linen cloth. Linen Napkin. Tableware. Home decor. Cosy Home Decor. Cosy Home Living. Scandinavian home interior.

The Gotland design was launched in the autumn 2021 and is inspired by Sweden’s largest island in the Baltic Sea where my grandparents lived and I spent many blissful childhood holidays. The distinctive rock formations, known locally as ‘Rauks’ are very recognisable to the island which is also named Gotland and one of the main […]

Welcome to Millesgården

The artist home was built in 1908 by sculptor Carl Milles and his wife painter Olga Milles. Millesgården is today a well-renowned museum with an artist home, an antique collection, a vast sculpture garden, an art gallery with a museum shop, and a restaurant. Our visitors come from all around the world, to enjoy both the peaceful - and highly instagrammable - sculpture park, as well as the inspiring exhibitions.

I have just returned from our Christmas back home in Stockholm and I was delighted that we managed to visit Millesgården. This creative oasis is another special place I often visited when I grew up in Sweden. It was extra special to show my son Lukas the incredible work by Carl and Olga, especially the […]

A warm welcome to Nina D

Nina is an Artist based in Cheshire but originally from Stockholm, Sweden. She creates high quality tableware with unique hand illustrated designs inspired by her Swedish upbringing and family traditions.

Hej! My name is Nina and I’m an artist originally from Sweden. Today I live in Cheshire with my son Lukas who is eleven years old. NINA D is a Scandi homeware business representing luxurious hand illustrated and handmade tableware inspired by my personal upbringing and family traditions, bringing them alive with energy and light. […]