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Daily Archives: April 13, 2011

Spring Indoors

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Spring Indoors

Another reason to celebrate spring, perhaps  all year round by bringing it indoors.  That seems to be a theme of mine lately one would think I lived on the east coast not the west coast.  This did catch my eye.   Usually glass allows one to see the great outdoors.  However — Continue reading

Flashkus: Disposable Paper Thumb Drive

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Flashkus: Disposable Paper Thumb Drive

These disposable cardboard USB storage devices are so cool! Such a great example of modern design, for big or small things, making life better! As seen on Design Boom. By art. lebedev. Images: By art.lebedev via Design Boom

TRADhome is Live!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
TRADhome is Live!

TRADHome, Lonny Mag’s latest collaboration with Traditional Home, is live and awaiting your eyes. Tons of homes, full color photos, tips, ideas, interviews and even video. Don’t let the name full you–this isn’t your grandmother’s idea of “traditional.” We’re confident modern design lovers will find a lot to love. See — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: Kirsten White

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: Kirsten White

We always try to bring the most accurate information to you loyal blog readers as we can, but occasionally make a mistake, like in the post about the clever modern furniture makers Brothers and Sons. We had wrongly described one of the photos of a chair we posted as designed — Continue reading

Polyvore: Bold or Calm Outdoor Space

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Polyvore: Bold or Calm Outdoor Space

Will your outdoor space this year be bold and bright or calm and serene? Well, your answer should depend on what kind of environment you want to create. For an outdoor space that’s going to motivate and revive you, you might want to go with bold, warm colors and sleek — Continue reading

Rebecca Campbell: Asking questions just leads to more questions

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Rebecca Campbell, "Frankie", 2009; image courtesy of LA Louver

There has been so much written about Rebecca Campbell’s artwork that it could be possible for me to have constructed this entire profile from quotations, either from the writers or the quotations they drew from within Campbell.  Her vision seems to pierce like a well into an internal and seemingly — Continue reading

Modern Book Corner: Undecorate

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Modern Book Corner: Undecorate

This book has been making the blogging grounds; it looks pretty groundbreaking. We’ll certainly be checking it out. From Amazon: “Jettison the old rulebooks about home décor and “undecorate” your space. As the founder and creative director of DwellStudio—which is famous for its brightly colored, graphic textile designs for home — Continue reading