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Daily Archives: January 18, 2012

Flaca Light by Masiosare Studio

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Flaca Light by Masiosare Studio

  Sleek slim minimal thin collapsible steel lighting cut from a single sheet of metal for minimal waste.  Well thought out indeed… I like it.   The illumination system of Flaca, based on LED technology, require only 6 watts.   Flaca is created by  a team of three young industrial designers; — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: Fern

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: Fern

A Brooklyn-based handmade furniture company Fern is totally making us happy today. Run by Jason Roskey, Maggie Goudsmit and one-year-old Beatrice (though there are rumors that Little Beatrice doesn’t always pull her weight around the workshop), this company has gorgeous wood elements, fresh designs, heavy nature-inspired details and a clean, modern — Continue reading

Böwer furniture at imm cologne

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Böwer furniture at imm cologne

We’ve been keeping our eyes focused on the international furnishings show in Germany, imm cologne, for any new or cool or awesome stuff when we came across the New Impressions 2012 line by German interior design and furniture design company Böwer. We’re digging. It’s kind of like a modern retake on — Continue reading

Featured Artist: Ryan Schneider

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Ryan Schneider

If it seems like we lean toward modern, abstract paintings and art or modern photography (usually portraits or landscapes), you wouldn’t be far off. We love those types of art pieces tremendously. But we also enjoy another type of art, folk, and another type of art, modern folk art! Okay — Continue reading

SOPA/PIPA

Categories: Uncategorized
SOPA/PIPA

We didn’t black out today (mostly because we don’t really technically know how to do that) and we’ll still have a few posts today, but we do want to show some Internet solidarity for a black out happening today in strike against SOPA and PIPA. If you’re wondering what those — Continue reading

Live Modern: Albion House

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Live Modern: Albion House

We think modern design in its best light is when it can take something old, respect it, and somehow add something new and different seamlessly, beautifully and without taking over the older part of the structure. This home by studio octopi is in London, England and is just so lovely. We — Continue reading