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Daily Archives: October 27, 2011

Sarah Thirlwell :: Vases & Vessels

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Sarah Thirlwell :: Vases & Vessels

I discovered Sarah Thirlwell’s incredible vases through Pinterest (Are you on there yet??  Holy of holies, get on that.) and lost all sense of time and space for a few moments… until I clicked through to her portfolio, wherein an entire collection of hand-turned vases exploded onto my monitor accompanied by — Continue reading

Is Authenticity Getting Old?

Categories: Fashion + Trends, News + Events + Contests
Is Authenticity Getting Old?

VERY interesting piece in the New York Times today…about all the unique, one-of-a-kind, vintage pieces we are all trying to stuff into our homes to showcase our individual personalities and make our homes feel more like us–whatever that means. The writer, as well as a few people quoted in the — Continue reading

DIY Décor We Don’t Hate: Pumpkin Tree

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY Décor We Don’t Hate: Pumpkin Tree

Halloween is closer, have you set up your spooky modern home? As always, we’re on the cool hunt when it comes to holiday decor that we think will also look good in a home that has very specific modern design aesthetics, and we think this cool Halloween pumpkin tree project — Continue reading

2M Collective Weekly Sale – Pilot Design

Categories: Uncategorized
2M Collective Weekly Sale – Pilot Design

This week’s 2M Collective Modern Décor Sale includes Pilot Design! 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

DIY: Moss Graffiti

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Moss Graffiti

Public art is such a refreshing breath of air. It enlivens the senses. It’s for everyone. It’s enjoyable to sit back or stand back and view art standing next to folks from every walk of life. But commissioned art isn’t the only art that can be public. There’s a realm — Continue reading

Color to Dissolve Form

Categories: Art + Graphics
Color to Dissolve Form

David Batchelor makes installations from brightly colored found objects that are mostly material left overs of our times. What is left behind and perceived first is the color. He explains: “When I make works from light boxes (such as Brick Lane Remix, 2003), or old plastic bottles with lights inside, — Continue reading