Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York

After recently taking my first excursion to a snow-covered Lake Tahoe, I was reminded of how much I  love the look of a wintery cabin – when done well. Case in point, Scribner’s Lodge in the Catskills. Once a kitschy 1960’s motor inn, the space has been completely reimagined into a alpine-inspired cool kids hangout.

Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34

A modern cabin looks relies on the simplest of elements. Pine. Whitewashed walls. Strong injections of black. But there’s nothing overly complicated. Utilitarian comforts are all you need, but there’s also no need to sacrifice style.

Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34

While we probably can’t live this simply all the time, it’s such a relief – a breath of fresh mountain air- when we do for even a few days. As I make my way through the Marie Kondo show on Netflix, I’m going to being taking a good look at what is absolutely necessary to have around.

Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34Modern Cabin Vibes in Upstate New York on apartment 34

So while your inbox may be inundated by brands who want you to think spring has arrived two months early, I say escape to a cozy cabin while you can still can. I’m making my reservation right now.

For more design inspiration, CLICK HERE.

images via nicole franzen, colin king, remodelista, and north, the cuff

%%youtubomatic_0_0%%

Source: apartment34.com