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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

Oluce is Here!

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Oluce is Here!

Ahhh Oluce. You are one of the oldest modern Italian lighting companies still rocking the modern lighting world. Your name is practically synonymous with awesome design, high-quality construction and a dogged persistence to push the envelope of design forward. One can also say that you’re the perfect place to stock — Continue reading

Crazy Modern Lighting! A Round-up.

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Crazy Modern Lighting! A Round-up.

Lighting, and even especially light bulbs, have changed pretty rapidly and wildly since their inception not that long ago. Could Edison have ever imagined the path these brilliant little light-makers would have made when he first built upon the idea? Likely not, considering many of us can’t even imagine some — Continue reading

2Modern’s Pick for Color of the Year…

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2Modern's Pick for Color of the Year...

Soft and subtle, fresh and clean, beautiful, earthy yet modern and sleek. Our pick for color of the year will sound familiar because it was chosen by another color expert organization late last year, but more importantly, you can find out which color we chose and find 2Modern modern furniture — Continue reading

Iittala’s New Sarjaton Line

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Iittala's New Sarjaton Line

It’s no surprise that iittala‘s new line of dinnerware and drinkware is amazing because they are, of course, one of the leaders in the world of modern things-you-eat-and-drink-off-of. But they’ve really out done themselves with their new line, named Sarjaton. Earthy, but with their signature sleek modernism, many of the mugs, — Continue reading

Pablo’s Tube Top Pendant

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Pablo's Tube Top Pendant

Like a sweltering hot summer day, Pablo’s new-to-2Modern Tube Top Pendant leaves enough to the imagination, but it is sultry and makes you feel cool. Available in a number of different sizes to help you find just the right fit, there’s something subtle but illuminating about this wonderful piece of — Continue reading

How Are We Doing?

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How Are We Doing?

But seriously…how you digging the blog? How do you like shopping on 2Modern? Do you think our Pinterest stream is drab or fab? Are you gonna disown us if we tweet any more? Do our Facebook posts make you yawn? Or conversely, do you think we’re the best thing since — Continue reading

Yay America! Our Made in the US Section

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Yay America! Our Made in the US Section

We’ve revamped our Made in the US section recently and well it’s just a blast to explore. Not only do we round up every one of our brands that feature designs thought of and made in America, but we also explain why we created the section and why you should — Continue reading

Save on Gus* AND Give Back!

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Save on Gus* AND Give Back!

That’s right folks…everyone’s favorite modern design company, Gus*, is 15% off right now. BUT THAT’S NOT ALL. Buy a great sectional, table, chair or more and 2Modern will make a donation to a local food bank for each purchase. Now that’s the way to start off the new year! So — Continue reading

Jefdesigns’ Sconce, Pendant and Table Lamp!

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Jefdesigns' Sconce, Pendant and Table Lamp!

Y’all! Jefdesigns is having a closeout sale on three of their gorgeous, wood veneer light fixtures, and with the awesome savings you can buy as many of these stunning wood and metal light fixtures as your space needs. Compact and sleek, their aesthetics are definitely modern and could fit into — Continue reading

You Wanna Have the Best Job Ever?

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You Wanna Have the Best Job Ever?

No lie — 2Modern is an amazing place to work at. Not only do you get to be surrounded day in and day out with good design, great designers and fantastic design lovers, but you also get to be surrounded with kind, interesting, passionate people who all just want to — Continue reading

Monte’s Joya Ottoman Exudes Joy, Color

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Monte's Joya Ottoman Exudes Joy, Color

Name a color! Pick a color! Monte Design Group’s new Joya Ottoman comes in SO MANY COLORS there’s no way you can’T find your perfect combination. Made to go perfectly with your Joya Rocker, allowing your feet to remain stationary while you rock that kiddo to slumber land, you don’t — Continue reading

Gus* Fruit Trough is Under $100

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Gus* Fruit Trough is Under $100

The Gus* Modern Fruit Trough is not a new item. But it’s an AMAZING item. Made of a slim, thin, shiny stainless steel, it’s a long (30 cool inches) perfect container for literally anything (except maybe an elephant or molten steel). It’s called a fruit trough and fruit will definitely — Continue reading

We Wish You the Best in 2013

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We Wish You the Best in 2013

Blu Dot Office Organization: $15 Each!

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Blu Dot Office Organization: $15 Each!

Blu Dot’s 2D3D Catch-All Tray and Blu Dot’s 2D3D Desktop CD Holder are clearly kings of organization, and stylish ones at that. Shipped flat metal trays are bendable to be just what you need and want in life, so they’re good-looking and convenient. Regularly $35 each, they’re MORE than 50% — Continue reading

Pantone’s Color for 2013 is…

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Pantone's Color for 2013 is...

All the pertinent color masters of the world have been announcing what they think is going to be the color of 2013 — the color that is trendy, that makes it into fashion, interiors and art. The color that represents the mood we’ll all be going into as the new — Continue reading

Inhabit’s New Corrulights Exclusively 15% Off!

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Inhabit's New Corrulights Exclusively 15% Off!

Been looking for the light that’s going to light up your life? Inhabit, a company already known for their clever designs and eco-friendly products, has introduced their new Corrulights — amazingly shapely and sculptural pendant lights that play with light and the shadows light create. Repetitive silhouettes of material surround — Continue reading