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Daily Archives: August 4, 2011

David Mramor :: Paintings

Categories: Art + Graphics
David Mramor :: Paintings

David Mramor’s abstract paintings (created using oil, acrylic, and spray paint – sometimes on top of photographs) are keepin’ me happy and inspired on this fine summer afternoon.  Give his portfolio a good looky-loo and see if they don’t cheer you right up, too! LINK: davidmramor.com [via GBox // via Pinterest] — Continue reading

Ocho’s Leather Acapulco Chair

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Ocho’s Leather Acapulco Chair

We’ve always been fans of the Acapulco Chair, a chair by Ocho Workshop that is inspired by the Mayan weaving technique and was first designed in Mexico in 1950. It’s made of a powder coated iron frame and vinyl cord and good to be used indoor and outdoor. Now you can — Continue reading

Modern Eye Candy: Mayer Sattler-Smith

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Modern Eye Candy: Mayer Sattler-Smith

Continuing with our trend of choosing architectural firms that live and work in locations that are considerably cooler than where we are right now, today’s modern eye candy comes courtesy of Alaska-based Mayer Sattler-Smith. We are really loving the work from this firm. There’s such a juxtaposition between the industrial — Continue reading

Interiors: Magnolia House by Heliotrope Architects

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Interiors: Magnolia House by Heliotrope Architects

We loved the commercial work space project by Heliotrope Architects earlier this week so much, we’d made sure to look around the rest of their site to see what other projects they did. We came across the Magnolia house. So urban yet natural. Love how there’s a low, horizontal feel — Continue reading

2M Collective Weekly Sale – 2Modern

Categories: Uncategorized
2M Collective Weekly Sale – 2Modern

This week’s 2M Collective Modern Décor Sale includes 2Modern! 2M Collective is a weekly sale by 2Modern offering deeply discounted modern furniture & lighting in limited quantities. Sale starts at 9:00 AM PST every Thursday. Continue reading

Natural color

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Natural color

Brazilian designers, Fernando and Humberto Campana brothers prefer naturals colors that are determined by the colors of the materials they choose to use for their projects. The types of materials include stuffed toys, scraps of leathers, ropes, floating tires and bamboo. The material surfaces such as bamboo provide a natural — Continue reading

DIY: Lace Lampshade

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Lace Lampshade

From time to time we like to showcase a product, pattern or project that’s a bit more “cute” and “adorable” than you might think a modern blog of our caliber might show off. We think it’s important for a person to embrace their girly side, sure, but we also know — Continue reading