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Daily Archives: February 14, 2012

Retro post, timeless beauty: V-Day cards

Categories: Modern Holiday Ideas, News + Events + Contests
Retro post, timeless beauty: V-Day cards

Every year on February 14th  we celebrate Valentine’s Day. This is a day of love and romance. Usually people who love each other prepare gifts. The most popular are Valentine’s Day cards. It’s a very simple way to make pleasant to your lover. There are several lovely, nice cards which you — Continue reading

In the name of love: Tracey Emin’s Artful Words

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Holiday Ideas
In the name of love: Tracey Emin’s Artful Words

Artists have been addressing the subject of love, in all its guises, for as long as they’ve been making art. Whether Picasso’s portraits of Marie-Thérèse, Frida Kahlo’s self-portraits with Diego Rivera, Rodin’s Kiss, or Robert Indiana’s infamous LOVE graphic, love has proved to be an enduring and potent presence in the — Continue reading

Live Modern: Stealth Barn

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Live Modern: Stealth Barn

Okay we know we say this about almost every piece of architecture we showcase on the 2Modern blog, but mark it: this really is our dream house. Actually designed to be a guest house or studio next to a larger (equally as awesome) structure, we love the layout; simple, almost — Continue reading

4 last minute, awesomely modern V-Day ideas

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Holiday Ideas
4 last minute, awesomely modern V-Day ideas

Love your hunny but just didn’t have time to make or get anything for them in time for Valentine’s Day, but don’t want to see disappointment on their face later tonight (more than usual, we mean)? Or love yourself but forgot it was Valentine’s Day until just this moment? Whatever — Continue reading

Interiors: Queen’s Court

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Interiors: Queen’s Court

Feilden Fowles sure knows exactly the sort of home aesthetic that sings straight to our soul. The recently completed (finished last month) Queen’s Court, located in West London, is stunning. The color palette is a milky and creamy neutral mix that isn’t too stark but not too “look, it’s bamboo — Continue reading