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Daily Archives: October 19, 2012

20 Days. 20% Off. It’s Blu Dot Sale Time!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
20 Days. 20% Off. It’s Blu Dot Sale Time!

Yes you’re reading things correctly. Starting tonight at midnight, October 20th, for 20 days (ending November 8th), you can get 20% off of the amazing array of already affordable hot design items known collectively as Blu Dot. It’s hard, frankly, to disguise the fact that they’re a favorite; they consistently — Continue reading

When You Need an Emergency Compliment

Categories: Art + Graphics
When You Need an Emergency Compliment

Clever and funny and talented Portlander Megs Senk of W+K 12 has done a huge favor for the world. She’s created the Emergency Compliment website, a site that will help you out in a jam. If you’re having a crappy day (or week or month or life), this site could change — Continue reading

Hell, Yes!

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Hell, Yes!

I have a mug crush! I love design, but more so I love how great design makes me feel. This mug puts a smile on my face every morning. Oh, one more thing: Hell Yes! The New Museum [newmuseum.org]

Paris: A Modern, Eclectic Charmer

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Local + Travel
Paris: A Modern, Eclectic Charmer

As you may or may not have realized, your trusty editor-in-chief is gallivanting across Europe right now. Well actually, specifically, Amsterdam and Paris (I was gonna make it to Berlin, but had to drop that portion of the trip unexpectedly). I just love Paris. Love walking around. Loving seeing the — Continue reading

Contest Giveaway: New Paris Style

Categories: News + Events + Contests
Contest Giveaway: New Paris Style

In honor of 2Modern’s recent trip to Paris, the hip publishing house Thames & Hudson has graciously offered up the recent title “New Paris Style” as a prize in this contest giveaway! It’s an absolutely intoxicating blend of twenty-seven properties (photographed exclusively for this book) of the homes of creative, — Continue reading