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Daily Archives: March 2, 2011

Happy colors

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Happy colors

A team of two product designers, Scholten and Baijings, has produced a portfolio of crafted objects in an assortment of natural and bright hues, high contrast graphics with an unique eye for details. Their process starts with materials and colors and then moves to the form and design concept. For — Continue reading

New on 2Modern – Tulip, Ferm Living, Wallter, Nooka, Magis, Bover, Thomaspaul, Nurseryworks & more

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
New on 2Modern – Tulip, Ferm Living, Wallter, Nooka, Magis, Bover, Thomaspaul, Nurseryworks & more

IndiB has released several new all-natural rugs! The Natural Focus Yang Rug is dye-free, naturally woven from color wool. The Natural Caravan Rug and the Happy Garden Rug are vegetable-dyed and made from natural wool. All of these new rugs are hand woven. 2Modern is proud to introduce Nurseryworks! Nurseryworks is a pioneer — Continue reading

Emerging Designer: Eternal Furniture & Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Emerging Designer: Eternal Furniture & Design

Sweet. Simple. In the details. That’s what one gets from taking a peek at the designs of the company Eternal Furniture & Design. Wood tones are warm and lovely. Corners are softened. Surprises come in contrasting wood elements that don’t jar the senses but do delight the soul. From the — Continue reading

SOL Austin Vertical Z House

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
SOL Austin Vertical Z House

Ready for some eye candy? You got it. SOL Austin, that super sweet, eco-minded development in that oh-so-hip city of Austin has just completed a recent two-story residential home, and boy do we dig. The deets: 1331 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an incredible courtyard connected to the — Continue reading

Sphere In The Trees

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Local + Travel
Sphere In The Trees

Having fantasies of living life like Tarzan and Jane or for us oldies, the Swiss Family Robinson?  Here is another option to roughing it in the wilderness.  Free Spirit Spheres Inc. is building wooden and fiberglass sphere hotel rooms suspended from the trees.  You have to go to Vancouver Island, — Continue reading

Name that Mystery Designer

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Name that Mystery Designer

We’ll be thoroughly impressed if you guess this one. Though he created a huge body of work full of amazing pieces, today’s mystery designer isn’t super well-known, and his name isn’t quite household. Though it ought to be. After you find out who he is, you should definitely never forget — Continue reading

Modern Book Corner: Poster Annual 2011

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Modern Book Corner: Poster Annual 2011

Remember back in college when movie, themed and other types of posters littered your walls and showed visitors what your tastes in cinematography, alcohol and even women were? And then remember when you grew up and were mortified that you could have ever thought posters could be used as art? — Continue reading

Knoll Kids 15% off through March 6

Categories: News + Events + Contests, Uncategorized
Knoll Kids 15% off through March 6

From now until March 6, get 15% off select items from Knoll Kids! Created for the ones we love, knoll kids is a collection of spirited, modern furniture scaled for a younger generation. Each piece reflects the belief in the utility of modern design and commitment to quality.