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Daily Archives: October 26, 2010

New on 2Modern – Blu Dot, Dab, Magis, Parvez Taj, Stadler Form, Studio Simic, and more

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
New on 2Modern - Blu Dot, Dab, Magis, Parvez Taj, Stadler Form, Studio Simic, and more

Koko has released a new Flora Collection! Wonderful pillows with spirited encounters of color and bold design. We are happy to introduce Rossetti on 2Modern! Rossetti is known for their attention to care and detail using classic materials such as glass and metal. With the use of raw materials, this — Continue reading

New Wave of Traveling!

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
New Wave of Traveling!

AirBND  at www.airbnb.com/ offers a new and very modern way of traveling.  Stay in private locations, from the humble to the ornate, from the city to the country. The images and stories inspire the adventurer in all of us — inspiring one to travel to places you have never even heard of! — Continue reading

How to: Shop Vintage

Categories: DIY + How To
How to: Shop Vintage

For some, finding a deal on sweet vintage and used furniture is as easy as breathing, for others, the thought of having to navigate the waters of vintage and thrift stores is about as appealing as being lost at sea. If you don’t have the “gift” when it comes to — Continue reading

Featured Design Element: Painted Stairs

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Featured Design Element: Painted Stairs

Stairs are an important element to any space. For a very long time they were the only thing that got a building’s occupants from point a on the ground floor, to point b on a higher floor. But, with the advent of elevators, stairs fell out of vogue. What was — Continue reading

Stanley Chow vs. Mad Men

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Stanley Chow's Don Draper

I’m sure it’s no surprise that I am a huge Mad Men fan and I’m sure that 99.9% of the people who come to 2modern’s design blog are too. We’re all a little confused, upset and unsure of what happened at the end of Season 4. I’m not sure I — Continue reading

Trend: Non-boring Organic Fabric

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Sustainability
Trend: Non-boring Organic Fabric

Words like eco-friendly, organic and natural, especially when applied to textiles, have the horrible habit of conjuring up soft neutrals, light greens and other natural fiber-colored hues. One of our most favorite trends to hit fabrics and interiors is the trend of bold, colorful and bright organic fabrics! “Organic” and — Continue reading