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Daily Archives: March 14, 2012

Show Me The Money – Michiel Cornelissen’s Money Necklace

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends
Show Me The Money – Michiel Cornelissen’s Money Necklace

Being a fan of jewelry in its many variations, here is one necklace with multiple functions.  By using the intricate geometries and flexible behavior that are possible with 3d-printing—holding 111 five-eurocent coins firmly in place to create a stunning necklace. During war for example, the most portable form of wealth — Continue reading

Live Modern: eco-PERCH

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Sustainability
Live Modern: eco-PERCH

Yes for eco-friendly design! Yes for modern! Yes for adorable little modern pods for living. Seriously, could anything be cuter than this eco-PERCH, located in the UK, designed by Blue Forest Architecture (who have built an awesome amount of eco/adorable/treehouse like structures). Though it seems to be designed more as — Continue reading

Featured Artist: Berndnaut Smilde

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Berndnaut Smilde

A cloud…indoors?! Berndnaut Smilde’s Nimbus pieces (top image from 2012, bottom from 2010) is an ethereal, gorgeous, seemingly-indoor-cloud-looking art piece that makes you rethink the earth and how it all works. We love the simple, powerful spaces he chooses to create his nimbus clouds in, and love the way it — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: Niels Datema

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: Niels Datema

Loving the work of Dutch design student Niels Datema, who’s been making waves with his bread spoons, a simple, modern way to visually organize the ingredients needed to bake bread, making it a more serene, enjoyable, modern experience. They also just look so lovely. He’s got other work on his — Continue reading

Blu Dot Swap Meet…2 days left to bid!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Blu Dot Swap Meet…2 days left to bid!

Oh we love Blu Dot so much…they’ve been holding an online swap meet where folks can bid on their favorite Blu Dot items with a trade suggestion of just about anything. If Blu Dot thinks it’s a fair trade, they’ll accept the swap! Even if you have nothing to swap — Continue reading

Interiors: Gramercy Park Townhouse

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Interiors: Gramercy Park Townhouse

When i first layed eyes on this living room, it stopped me in my tracks!  There is something so marvelous about this Gramercy Park Townhouse.  Maybe it’s the high ceilings.  Or how about that large round sectional, or that textured art on the wall.  And it could be that fantastic — Continue reading

Light up your home with new, sale items!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Light up your home with new, sale items!

Pablo Lighting, those gorgeous purveyors of technologically and aesthetically advanced lighting fixtures that rock our world, are 15% off until March 20th! Whooo! But that’s not all! We’ve also debuted some new lights from the fabulous &Tradition and the sexy Santa & Cole. Fall in love with &Tradition’s FlowerPot Table Lamp — Continue reading