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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

Most Wanted

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Most Wanted

Are you a design-loving team player who prefers working in pajamas? Does a growing company that appreciates both dedication and work/life balance sound like your cup of tea? Then, you’re in luck! 2Modern is looking for a dynamic E-commerce Production Artist to join our stellar team. Click here to see — Continue reading

High & Mighty

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High & Mighty

2Modern just unveiled a new Pinterest board, and we’re putting some of our favorite Knoll furniture designs on a pedestal. Our Knoll Classics sale has inspired us to revisit the many ways in which people choose to live with Knoll tables, Knoll dining seating, and Knoll lounge seating—and the results, you’ll see, are predictably dazzling. Whether chosen for — Continue reading

Tall Order

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Tall Order

Amongst the many things we know about the great architects and designers who managed to make names like Womb and Wassily a part of our collective design consciousness is that they were very serious about reshaping—quite literally—old notions about what constitutes good furniture design. The enduring presence of Mid-Century Modern furniture in — Continue reading

Straight Talk

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Straight Talk

The exquisitely refined Nakashima Straight Chair is amongst the many classic pieces of Knoll Dining Seating available from 2Modern at a 15% discount next week, and we were further reminded of George Nakashima’s enduring legacy by a recent newspaper editorial. A Solid, Comforting Family Member is an elegy by the writer Jane Margolies for a George — Continue reading

President’s Day Sale

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President’s Day Sale

We love design no matter where it’s made, but today we’re feeling particularly patriotic. We admit to a soft spot for those who craft modern design in our American backyard. Which is why on this President’s Day, when you shop from our featured USA-made products, like Eastvold Handcrafted Modern Furniture, — Continue reading

Thirst Quencher

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Thirst Quencher

Whole World Water is a social/ecological campaign aimed at bringing attention to the dual issues of clean drinking water—something which remains inaccessible to millions—and the deadly consequences of plastic run amok. The campaign, which officially launches on March 22, World Water Day, has the pledge of participating hotel chains to replace plastic water — Continue reading

Artek at the New York International Gift Fair

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Artek at the New York International Gift Fair

Among the more familiar brands showing off their new collections last week at the New York International Gift Fair, was Artek, the venerable Finnish furniture company, which has, for the first time, entered the home accessories market. Called abc Collection (“the alphabet of living),” this new product line features textiles and everyday — Continue reading

NYIGF 2013: 2Modern Snapshots

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NYIGF 2013: 2Modern Snapshots

Knowing where to look first was the enviable challenge we, here at 2Modern, were faced with this week at the New York International Gift Fair (NYIGF). As always, the beauty, imagination and sheer volume of things on display left us more than a little breathless—and most eager to be assured — Continue reading

Marset Table, Floor, Ceiling Lights & More!

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Marset Table, Floor, Ceiling Lights & More!

Lighting fanatics know that Marset is a company known for making some pretty stupendously wonderful modern lighting. How stupendously wonderful? Well, check out all that Marset has to offer on 2Modern. But be sure to pay extra special attention to some of their new items on the site! Why? Because — Continue reading

New from Ink Dish!

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New from Ink Dish!

Ink Dish is one of our favorite makers of dishware operating today, simply due to the fact that they’re not afraid to take visual chances and their work represents one of the most accurate views of contemporary dishware today. Filled with graphic pops of pattern and more, Ink Dish partners — Continue reading