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Daily Archives: February 17, 2011

The Typography of 4 Cities

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The Typography of 4 Cities

We’re touched, moved and wigging out over this project, a language-teaching series of videos that perfectly encapsulate 4 cities (Paris, London, Barcelona and Beijing) using stimulating images and spot-on typefaces. Each one is not only a teaching tool, but a little cinematographic nugget of modern joy. We’ve embedded the video — Continue reading

Emerging Designer: Data

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Emerging Designer: Data

This young new company doesn’t just share the name of a main character from our favorite show of all time, “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” they are a legitimately sassy furniture design company with some pretty sleek designs we’re loving (and not just because of the incredibly vague “Star Trek” — Continue reading

Diane von Furstenberg :: Home Collection

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Diane von Furstenberg :: Home Collection

I think I’ve died and gone to faceted, boldly-colored, animal-printed heaven!  Diane von Furstenberg just released a new home collection consisting of dinnerware, drinkware, and bedding.  Hands down my favorite, the faceted dinner and salad plates offer a unique dining experience in a very on-trend shape.  Check out the complete — Continue reading

Fashion/Interiors: Animals Are Back?

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Fashion/Interiors: Animals Are Back?

If you caught that clip from “Portlandia” about putting birds on things, you know that animals featured in interiors is an old and pretty tired subject. In fact, we’ve noticed how animals have phased out of interiors the past few years. But, some new looks we’ve seen from a fashion — Continue reading

2M Collective Sale – Aster+Sage, Droog, and Seascape

Categories: News + Events + Contests
2M Collective Sale – Aster+Sage, Droog, and Seascape

This week’s 2M Collective Modern Décor Sale includes Aster+Sage, Droog, & Seascape! 2M Collective is an exclusive and unique shopping destination – a member’s only home and décor boutique by 2Modern offering Discount Modern Furniture in limited quantities. Continue reading

How to: Handle a DIY Disaster

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How to: Handle a DIY Disaster

You’ve gotten excited. You’ve read the how-to’s and DIY posts. You’ve undertaken a daunting, slightly scary but you-can-totally-do-this-yourself home project, only after a few steps you’ve realized you totally can’t do it yourself. Or something has gone terribly wrong. Or something is smoking. Don’t worry! We’ve got your emergency steps — Continue reading