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Daily Archives: February 9, 2012

Featured Artist: Matthew Korbel-Bowers

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Matthew Korbel-Bowers

Yeyeah. Enjoying all these great art prints from artist Matthew Korbel-Bowers. Really flat and 2D, the bold bright colors are so invigorating and energizing. Utilizing geometric shapes in their most simple form, he combines them for a really extraordinary effect. The designs on these art prints really seem to jump — Continue reading

Trend: Texture, texture, texture!

Categories: Fashion + Trends, ICFF 2011
Trend: Texture, texture, texture!

Big, over-sized, rough textures is another trend that has certainly happened in interiors before. We confess we really love it; it’s a great way to add personality in a room without having to add a lot of elements. If you have a few pieces that have a great texture in — Continue reading

Colorful Ojos de Dios Yarn Mandalas

Categories: Art + Graphics, DIY + How To
Colorful Ojos de Dios Yarn Mandalas

Ahhh! Love these colorful, textural, modern, geometric, traditional, cultural fabulous Ojos de Dios Yarn Mandalas. Created by Jay Mohler, his Etsy store is filled with such wonderful patterns. Wouldn’t this look so awesome in a modern home? Like a bunch of them on a wall. One leaning on a shelf? So — Continue reading

Interiors: Kelly Contine

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Interiors: Kelly Contine

You know we can never get enough of looking at pretty, modern interiors. Always fun for finding inspiration for your own home, sometimes even find inspiration for what you don’t want in your home (though you won’t be finding any the last one in this post). “Austin-based interior designer Kelle — Continue reading

Stories about red buildings

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Holiday Ideas
Stories about red buildings

A magazine post last week notes about the bright red buildings around the world from a psychiatric centre in Spain, a shelter in Portugal, a chocolate museum in Brazil to red bridges and pavilions. Using materials such as steel tubing, red coated zinc sheets, red glass, steel-frames, aluminum and plastic — Continue reading

Under $10 DIY: Asterisk Clock

Categories: DIY + How To
Under $10 DIY: Asterisk Clock

As you know, we have a pretty huge love affair with the DIY website Curbly. We basically love everything they do. Every now and then they post a DIY project so brilliant, so wonderful, so modern, we just have to share it with our modern DIY loving readers. Like this — Continue reading