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Daily Archives: October 6, 2010

Patricia Urquiola: Vieques Island

Categories: Local + Travel
Patricia Urquiola: Vieques Island

An earlier post at 2Modern design blog covered Patricia Urquiola's tile work which was delightful! Her focus on creating industrial products with personality and her approach to integrate layers of history into the memoriable patterns surely trigger sensation and success. Patricia Urquiola's advise for new designers is to find ‚Äúa few cultural — Continue reading

Maison Martin Margiela

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Maison Martin Margiela

   Not only does the MMM design clothing, shoes and accessories for both men and women, there is also fragrance, a fine jewelry line and objects for the home. Now you can even stay "Avante-Garde" in the L‚Äô√éle aux Oiseaux by Maison Martin Margiela. A suite designed by the Belgium — Continue reading

Glass Lamps By Produzione Privata

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Glass Lamps By Produzione Privata

I know, I know, another wonderful design out of Italy.  Mouth-blown Murano glass like a master craftsmen no less.  These wonderful lamps are from the Italian design firm Produzione Privata.   The Acquatinta lamp has several finishes to choose from.  I like the transparent green it looks almost retro.  This lamp‚Äôs — Continue reading

Beauty and Timelessness Meets Function

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Beauty and Timelessness Meets Function

BMW R75/5  c.1972 (detail) BMW R62 c.1928 Although classic simplicity is not a new thing, it's a style and aesthetic that's covertly stood the test of time, in fact almost a century in the case of BMW Motorcycles! This simple aesthetic still exists in most people's minds, ours included, as — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: News + Events + Contests
2Modern Design Brief

Modern Art moments…all kinds of art make me happy. I have a soft spot in my heart for people who can express their words in this type of medium. Funky, classic, off-beat, simple-I love it ALL! Design Milk featured NY interior designer, Laura Day . This image reminded me of — Continue reading