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Daily Archives: February 26, 2009

Designer Toast

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Designer Toast

Designer Sung Bae Chang invented a toaster that can burn pretty much anything onto your morning slice. The Scan Toaster connects to a PC over USB and downloads everything from local weather conditions and the current time to the morning’s news headlines. Inside the toaster is a network of toasting — Continue reading

St Patrick’s Day Contest – Win Modern Art!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
St Patrick’s Day Contest – Win Modern Art!

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Lampshades

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Lampshades

I`m lucky enough to live near Greenwich Market, where every weekend I can find something new: a gift, a t-shirt, earings… But my favourite shop there is Lush Designs, that sells the most beautiful handmade lampshades. You can see more here.          

Blue Ice Transforms Cubicle Culture

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Blue Ice Transforms Cubicle Culture

New research on the impact of color was recently published in Science magazine. The key findings? Blue inspires creativity; red supports attention to detail. So, imagine my delight when this renovation gem came across my radar screen, literally, out of the blue (actually by way of one forward thinking account — Continue reading

2Modern Ships Internationally

Categories: News + Events + Contests
2Modern Ships Internationally

2Modern.com now ships anywhere in the world. After 6 years of shipping just to the continental US, 2Modern is able to ship its modern furniture, lighting and accessories to literally any place on earth. Brands like Blu Dot, Pablo, Nurseryworks, ducduc, offi and thomaspaul are now available everywhere…good design deserves — Continue reading

Christian Faur’s Crayon Art

Categories: Art + Graphics
Christian Faur’s Crayon Art

When I meet the art work of Christian Faur I knew that I have to share it here, because I'm sure you will appreciate the quality of his proposition.  He use crayon as pixels to create his pictures.  And the results are amazing, as you can see here. The Crayon — Continue reading

Mindful Constructions – Artist & Architect Werner Haker

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Mindful Constructions – Artist & Architect Werner Haker

The Artist, Werner Haker, has been painting for 8 years.  He has dedicated himself full time to his paintings and considers it his current profession.  He goes to his practice every day.  “It’s my way of chopping wood and carrying water,” he likes to say.  This is how he currently — Continue reading