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Daily Archives: March 21, 2012

We Like What They Do: LUCAS MAASSEN & SONS

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: LUCAS MAASSEN & SONS

Lucas Maassen designs ‘em. They’re built in his studio. Then? Then the magic happens. His sons, Thijme (9), Julian (7) and Maris (7), paint them. Time, of course, is the essence when it comes to mass production, so the unique style these kiddos have come up with makes for one-of-a-kind — Continue reading

Stay Modern: Iceland, center of the earth

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Stay Modern: Iceland, center of the earth

We’ve got a crazy obsession with Icelandic landscape photography. Every time we look at photos from that country, no matter the artist taking the shots, we’re transfixed. There’s something so alien about it, but also strangely familiar, too. We’re pretty sure if we lived in Iceland we’d spend all day — Continue reading

How to: Add modern accent colors!

Categories: DIY + How To
How to: Add modern accent colors!

So you’ve picked out a rockin’ couch, a really cool rug and some other furniture pieces in really basic, neutral colors because you want to have them for a long time. Oh heck. Now you need some color in your space. Have no fear! Accent colors are on their way! — Continue reading

Acne store opens in Copenhagen

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Acne store opens in Copenhagen

When Acne Studio’s boutique opened in Paris last January, you could hear the ooh’s and aah’s from miles around.  The beautiful minimalist scene lifted heavy hearts right away.  Following in similar footsteps comes Copenhagen’s first Acne boutique.  Layered with deep jeweled tones and ruby red carpet, this shop seems more — Continue reading

Phoebe Rudomino – Underwater Photography

Categories: Art + Graphics
Phoebe Rudomino – Underwater Photography

  Using her “Underwater Stage” as a backdrop, Phoebe Rudomino has her subjects and muses swim, dance and twirl—fully clothed—in tanks full of water. Her images alternate from brightly illuminated ethereal shots like her Johnson and Johnson’s submersed ballerina image, to the sensual, dimly lit shots in her Water Nymph — Continue reading

New Thomaspaul! Dramatic and fabulous florals.

Categories: Modern Holiday Ideas, News + Events + Contests
New Thomaspaul! Dramatic and fabulous florals.

Giant, full-colored, gorgeously detailed flowers and plants on a dark, dramatic background = Thomaspaul‘s newest dinnerware selections! Gosh. Truly. These “new” florals will spice up your table top and bring a whole new meaning to eating fresh and local. Feel more connected with the earth and your stylish side with — Continue reading