Africa in the living room and Italy in the home office

Dragør

He has an elephant calendar and a 50-year-old Bonsai tree. Meet Flemming from Dragør

“I’ve got as many as 40 elephants in this house”

“We love Africa and we have lots of African motifs in our home. And loads of photos from our travels”

10:58

10:58

“We always finish with an espresso. Like the Italians. It has a positive effect on your system.”

“My wife and I have had to compromise. She thinks there should be room for heirlooms. As for me, I prefer a more contemporary, minimalist style”

Facts about life at home

20%

of Danes say they’ve thrown out things belonging to their partner because they didn’t think the other person would notice

See more facts

“I love orchids, and I tend them all year round”

“We enjoy a nice glass of wine to relax”

“I run an agency renting out holiday homes in Italy. That keeps me on my toes”

Inspired?

Find solutions for your personal style at IKEA.dk
See more

About this home

Zip code

2791

Square meters

120

Rooms

4

Property

600

Type of home

Detached

Residents

Flemming: Age 78; agency owner

Helle: Senior Category Manager for a major Danish financial services company

Hobbies: Flemming loves his garden, and he’s keen on lots of different sports. You might well find him watching a tennis match in the morning if Wozniacki is playing. Helle is a winter swimmer; she practises yoga, runs and goes to the gym

Transportation

Work-life balance

Work 70%

Life 30%