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Check out the Scandi-inspired trends that are making their mark right now (with a minimum of fuss, naturally).

Suede leather ladder, $180. Having storage on display for all to see is a very Scandi thing to do - it also ensures you keep exceptionally tidy. Adorned with jewellery and scarves, this piece also doubles as artwork of sorts. handgdesigns.com

Billie pendant, $169. Look for feature lighting that has a fuss-free design. This large bowl shade provides great ambient light for living and dining areas. crompton.com.au

Lounge stripe top, $435. Simple stripes are the order of the day - just avoid navy, which risk looking beachy/nautical and therefore confuses the overall look. orderofstyle.com

Scandi deep blue toaster, $169. Inspired by a summer Nordic sky, the wooden trim enhances the sleek modern design with a sophisticated Scandinavian feel. morphyrichards.com.au

Iona sandals, $355. Invest in sandals with a platform sole with season, and ice cool tones that’ll work with numerous pieces from your wardrobe. edwardmeller.com.au

Cuba stool, from $550. Designed by Adam Brislin and Lucy Grant (from Beeline Design), the soft edges and intricate woven leather seat epitomise Scandi style. melbournetableco.com

Klippan deer baby blanket by Nordic Fusion, $109. This stylish and luxurious wool blanket by Klippan of Sweden uses the blue accents so popular with Nordic themes. A pop of yellow keeps things interesting. thestore.com.au

Felt storage box with lid, $6. Felt storage ticks all the right boxes, as does incorporating it with leather-look details. kmart.com.au

Esfir knit, $180. Mild days still call for a warmer layer and shades of white fit Scandi’s minimalism brief. tigerlilyswimwear.com.au

Thankyou Earl Grey and Clary Sage hand wash, $8.50. A collaboration with Australian visual artist and designer, Sarah Kelk, the packaging is on trend, while Thankyou’s work behind the scenes is admirable (the social enterprise has funded a series of WASH programs designed to end global poverty). Available at Coles.

Five Feathers scatter cushion, $49.90. Feathers are a key feature in the current take on Nordic interiors. satara.com.au

Linking Love bracelet in silver, $69. Delicate accessories work well with the minimalist aesthetic, particularly in silver. krystleknightjewellery.com

Poppy armchair, $399. Featuring a generously wide back with button-in back cushions and a plump seat, this beautiful armchair will cocoon you while you relax in style. focusonfurniture.com.au

Your Dream Life Starts Here, $29.95. The first title from kikki.K founder, Kristina Karlsson, the book will be launched on September 24 and is a go-to guide to help inspire and empower. kikki-k.com

Embroidered detail tank, $99.95. Adding even the smallest amount of colour to simple pieces is a great way of making Scandi-style your own. sussan.com.au