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In Stockholm, “Encounters With Aalto”

Categories: Furniture + Lighting, News + Events + Contests
In Stockholm, “Encounters With Aalto”

The Stockholm gallery Jacksons, which specializes in 20th Century Scandinavian design, is currently featuring a mouth-watering exhibition at its Berlin branch, featuring the furniture designs of Alvar Aalto. Encounters With Aalto, a collaboration with Artek, focuses on wood masterworks from the gallery’s own collection of rare and original furniture by — Continue reading

2Modern Polyvore Design Challenge: Win a Knoll Classic!

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2Modern Polyvore Design Challenge: Win a Knoll Classic!

Have some strong opinions about Knoll furniture? Think you have just the spot for that design icon in your home? Well express them through the 2Modern Knoll Classics Polyvore Design Challenge! Today, though March 4th, create a Polyvore set that shows just how a celebrated design—by greats, like Bertoia, Breuer, — Continue reading

Up, Up and Away: Marimekko Launches Unikko Celebrations

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Up, Up and Away: Marimekko Launches Unikko Celebrations

As we’ve previously mentioned on this site, 2014 marks the 50th birthday of Unikko, Marimekko’s most famously happy, poppy-laden print. To fete the occasion, the Finnish brand has a launched a series of pop-up events worldwide, from New York to Hong Kong—but, understandably, has saved its loftiest venture for Helsinki. — Continue reading

Keep On Giving: Gus* at 15% Off Through Jan. 31

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Keep On Giving: Gus* at 15% Off Through Jan. 31

Our sale on all Gus* furniture is in its final week, and you’ll not want to miss a chance to both give and get. Now, through January 31 only, take 15% off our entire selection of beautifully upholstered, clean-lined furniture and accessories by Gus*—and, as part of the Gus* Keep — Continue reading

Save 15% on Gus* through January 31

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Save 15% on Gus* through January 31

The holiday giving season may be over, but at 2Modern, the giving continues. For the sake of good design—and for the greater good—we’re kicking off 2014 with a generous sale on our entire collection of Gus* furniture, lighting and accessories. Now, through January 31, take 15% off any Gus* product—including — Continue reading

A Gio Ponti Tribute at Modus Miami

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A Gio Ponti Tribute at Modus Miami

The great Italian architect and industrial designer Gio Ponti was feted in Miami last week with an exhibition in the newly designed furniture showroom Modus Miami. Timed to coincide with the city’s annual Art Basel and Design Miami events, Gio Ponti Inspires, which included a window art installation based on Ponti’s — Continue reading

12 Days of Holiday Giving Sweepstakes: Marset Funiculi Floor Lamp!

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12 Days of Holiday Giving Sweepstakes: Marset Funiculi Floor Lamp!

It’s day #7 of our 12 Days of Holiday Giving sweepstakes, and the slender, stylish Marset Funiculi Floor Lamp could be your prized possession today. A 360-degree rotating shade and adjustable height mechanism are contained within the elegant, impossibly thin profile of the Funiculi, a worthy addition to any contemporary — Continue reading

12 Days of Holiday Giving Sweepstakes: Hollow End Table by Brave Space!

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12 Days of Holiday Giving Sweepstakes: Hollow End Table by Brave Space!

If you haven’t entered our 12 Days of Holiday Giving sweepstakes, not to worry. We still have 5 prizes to go! Today and tomorrow, we’re giving away the clean and compact Hollow End Table by Brooklyn design studio Brave Space. A versatile piece with a streamlined profile that complements any — Continue reading

12 Days of Holiday Giving Sweepstakes: 2Modern Blossom Rug!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
12 Days of Holiday Giving Sweepstakes: 2Modern Blossom Rug!

The first giveaway in 2Modern’s 12 Days of Holiday Giving sweepstakes is the beautiful Blossom Rug, a collaboration between 2Modern and rug designer Emma Gardner. Made from hand tufted 100% New Zealand wool, the plush Blossom Rug, with its elegant chocolate-and-cream color scheme, is the first of our 6 giveaways — Continue reading

New Sweepstakes: 12 Days of Holiday Giving!

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New Sweepstakes: 12 Days of Holiday Giving!

2Modern is kicking off the holiday season with a brand new 12 Days of Holiday Giving sweepstakes! For the next 12 days, we’ll be giving away 6 beautifully designed products, including: the 2Modern & Emma Gardner Blossom Rug; Brave Space Hollow End Table; Marset Funiculi Floor Lamp; Gus* Wireframe End — Continue reading

Exclusive Sale: 15% Off Parvez Taj & Manulution!

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Exclusive Sale: 15% Off Parvez Taj & Manulution!

Autumn isn’t all falling leaves; for the next week, 2Modern’s exclusive sales include a bouquet of flowers ready for the picking. Our entire, striking collection of Parvez Taj mixed media art, including Dandelion and Maroc Dandy; and our range of statement furniture by Manulution, like the Petal Side Table, can — Continue reading

2 Modern Polyvore Design Challenge: Last 4 Days!

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, News + Events + Contests
2 Modern Polyvore Design Challenge: Last 4 Days!

How well can you set the stage for Organic Modernism? Join the hundreds who’ve already entered 2Modern’s Polyvore Design Challenge and show us! Put your imagination to the test and create a contemporary living room that reflects your personal interpretation of Organic Modernism. Only four days remain to rise to — Continue reading

Organic Modernism With 2Modern: Polyvore Design Challenge!

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Organic Modernism With 2Modern: Polyvore Design Challenge!

Think Modernism is all hard edges and sleek surfaces? Think again. For the next 10 days, 2Modern’s Polyvore Design Challenge asks you to show us your vision for a more nuanced modern living space. Enter our Organic Modernism with 2Modern Polyvore design challenge today through Nov 14, and you could — Continue reading

Event Watch: Helsinki Design Week

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Event Watch: Helsinki Design Week

By any measure, Helsinki Design Week is a must for design enthusiasts, and 2Modern, happy to say, will be heading over to Finland next week for up-to-the-minute reporting on the best and brightest stars on the Nordic design scene. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the latest Helsinki — Continue reading

Geometric Shapes from Magis

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Geometric Shapes from Magis

Need a geometry lesson? Magis has a few beautiful ones in store for you. A wide range of angular tables, stools and chairs—like the die-cast aluminum Chair One Stacking chair, pictured above, and the Stool One cantilevered stool by Konstantin Grcic. Created for both indoor and outdoor use, lightweight and — Continue reading

Memorial Day 5-Day Giveaway Grand Prize: Gus* Annex Cabinet!

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Memorial Day 5-Day Giveaway Grand Prize: Gus* Annex Cabinet!

Our Memorial Day 5-Day Giveaway culminates today with our Grand Prize: the elegant Annex Storage Cabinet by Gus*! This versatile, perfectly proportioned piece is a generous 60-inch wide, with adjustable shelves and self-closing doors and drawers. Recessed handles, a warm walnut finish, and sleek stainless steel base make this thoughtfully — Continue reading

Memorial Day 5-Day Giveaway!

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Memorial Day 5-Day Giveaway!

5 days, 5 gorgeous giveaways! 2Modern’s Memorial Day 5-Day Giveaway is in full swing, and each day, from today until Monday, Memorial Day, you’ll have a chance to win one of the beautiful designer pieces shown here—5 items with a combined retail price of $3200! Enter our 5-Day Giveaway here for — Continue reading

2Modern is Hiring!

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2Modern is Hiring!

Are you a design-loving team player who prefers working in your pajamas? Is a rapidly growing company that appreciates both dedication and work/life balance your cup of tea? Well, you’re in luck! 2Modern is looking for a dynamic Production Artist! Click here for a complete job description, and then go — Continue reading

Mother’s Day Pinterest Board is Up!

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Mother’s Day Pinterest Board is Up!

We’ve been putting together a sweet and loving Mother’s Day Pinterest board with things (both grand and modest) that express what comes to mind when we think of our mothers, or mothers, in general. There are flowers and books and jewelry and art and a few other special things, too. — Continue reading

2Modern Earth Day Sale!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
2Modern Earth Day Sale!

Here’s another reason to go green for Earth Day. Starting tomorrow, Earth Day, 2Modern will be discounting inventory from designers who create beautiful products with ecological sensitivity in mind. For 7 full days, through April 28, choose from eco-friendly furniture, like the Modern Outdoor Etra Club Chair, available in this greenest of — Continue reading