Darker tones can work too! White as accent color is great idea
Pink and navy is another cool combo
Wall decals? Nope. Lampshades, without the shade part.
Pastels are soothing
This is the exact opposite of picture 1. But heart it too.
Skonahem is one of those sites where you need not understand a word to get the sense. They always feature the most amazing interiors and designers. They are swedish so I guess it's in their blood, to put up together stylish homes. I've never been to nordish countries, may be I should and go ikea shopping while am there...