The hanging lights, great idea. Scandinavian Apartment by Soma Architekci
subway tile backsplash with wool dining chairs creates a great contrast of textures in a pure white kitchen + dining space
Posiblidad cocina northernmoments: Modern scandinavian kitchen by Lulle & Laban All white and wood. House rules in Norwegian on the wall if anyone is wondering.
Banquette style dining room -- keep the dining room a multifunctional space, dining table could double as desk, use IKEA twin futon as banquette with pillows