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Posts Tagged: Events

2sday’s Just Got A Whole Lot Better!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
2sday’s Just Got A Whole Lot Better!

Check out what 2Modern is giving away this Tuesday! A graphic and bold, pillow by Offi. To Enter: 1. Become a Facebook fan – go to the 2Modern Facebook Page and click 'BECOME A FAN'. 2. On Tuesday, write a comment under the prize when it appears on our Facebook Wall. Prizes will — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, News + Events + Contests
2Modern Design Brief

Spring and summer bring lots of events for design junkies. Chatting it up with people who share your passion for good design, architecture and art is always a nice break.  1. Architecture enthusiast in the New York area may be interested in this lecture (above), sponsored by Architectural League, Emerging Voices, on Wednesday — Continue reading

2sday’s Just Got A Whole Lot Better!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
2sday’s Just Got A Whole Lot Better!

This week's 2sday giveaway is divine! A beautiful 'Ono' pillow by Designer's Eye. To Enter: 1. Become a Facebook fan – go to the 2Modern Facebook Page and click 'BECOME A FAN'. 2. On Tuesday, write a comment under the prize when it appears on our Facebook Wall. Prizes will be awarded — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
2Modern Design Brief

Scouring the design blogs and searching for great finds, I bring you these treasures! Modern must have! – Design Milk featured these cool coasters from Medium Control on Etsy and I couldn't agree more…these are a great find! Thank you, thank you very much. Great hostess gift! Oh, Wasara, be — Continue reading

IndiB Rugs On SALE!

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
IndiB Rugs On SALE!

Popular rug line, IndiB is on sale on 2Modern! Great choices for modern adults and children, this eco-line is GoodWeave certified. The adult line is on sale until supplies last but if you have been eyeing a modern kids rug by this line, this is your chance. The sale on — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Fashion + Trends, News + Events + Contests
2Modern Design Brief

Bringing modern news and events from the design world directly to you!  2Modern Design Talk is pleased to offer a new feature to our readers-'2Modern Design Brief'. Let's face it, there is a LOT to take in every day. Cool products, Modern events and trends to emulate… We bring the — Continue reading

Salão Design Movelsul

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Salão Design Movelsul

One of the biggest Brazilian furniture fairs, Movelsul, also has a design contest, and they finally announced the winners. Check them out here! I`ve selected a couple of images so you can have a preview…    

Cowparade

Categories: Art + Graphics, News + Events + Contests
Cowparade

Cowparade is back in São Paulo, and I remember being there when the lovely cows visited the city for the first time. For now, I can only  of look at them via internet. Aren`t they cute? I really love this exhibition and I hope they come to London very soon! — Continue reading

Helping Haiti

Categories: News + Events + Contests

On January 12, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti. Join recovery efforts mobilizing around the world to assist earthquake victims. Your donation will help disaster victims rebuild their lives and their communities. 2Modern will be donating 10% of our profits from all orders placed, until January 31st. The donations will — Continue reading

Helping Haiti

Categories: News + Events + Contests
Helping Haiti

On January 12, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti. Join recovery efforts mobilizing around the world to assist earthquake victims. Your donation will help disaster victims rebuild their lives and their communities. 2Modern will be donating 10% of our profits from all orders placed, until January 31st. The donations will — Continue reading

Inhabitat Design Contest

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability

Inhabitat just completed a home makeover for the winner of a big contest they did. Jill Fehrenbacher, the editor in chief of Inhabitat did the redesign personally with several eco-friendly, modern design items (including a very cool console from Iannone Design). Good job!

Last Day of Holiday Sweepstakes!

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Last Day of Holiday Sweepstakes!

Today is the last day of the 2Modern Holiday Sweepstakes! Write on our Facebook wall to enter a chance to win the Grand prize, a beautiful piece of art by Parvez Taj. This is a bamboo piece, 48×32 and makes for a wonderful green gift for you or a friend. 

12 Days of Holiday Sweepstakes!

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
12 Days of Holiday Sweepstakes!

Only 3 days left of modern design prizes to win! All you have to do is become a fan of 2Modern's on Facebook. Happy Holidays!

Win a Modern Nursery Winners Announced!

Categories: Kids + Baby, News + Events + Contests
Win a Modern Nursery Winners Announced!

Thank you all who participated in our Win a Modern Nursery Sweepstakes! And the winners are… GRAND PRIZE:Argington Modern Nursery & Color Consultation from Danielle Hirsch. Including: Bam Changing Table, Bam Toddler Conversion Kit, Bam Bassinet, Bam Bassinet Canopy Support, Bam Canopy Drape, Bam Six Drawer Dresser, Bam Diaper Caddy, — Continue reading

Bits and Pieces

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Bits and Pieces

Bits ‘n Pieces is a traveling exhibition of work by international designers, architects, computer scientists, and material and technology researchers. It will showcase projects still in their development stage, as well as furniture, architecture, jewelry, graphic design and products that anticipate the next phase of the digital revolution, focusing on — Continue reading

A Glimmer of Hope

Categories: Art + Graphics
A Glimmer of Hope

Most likely…if you are reading, this you are a designer of one sort or another…if not, you are at least design-minded. I can not tell you how many conversations I have had with designers who are frustrated, burnt out, weary, tired, uninspired and otherwise on the verge of giving up — Continue reading

Dinner in the Sky

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, News + Events + Contests
Dinner in the Sky

  Impress them or scare them to death, or why not both?   Either way it is original.   Dinner in the Sky is hosted at a table suspended at a height of 160 feet by a team of professionals.  Benji Fun, a partner in this event, is the worldwide leader for — Continue reading

The future is coming and it will be built by robots

Categories: Art + Graphics, News + Events + Contests
The future is coming and it will be built by robots

The first humans to build a dwelling had only their hands and a few rudimentary tools made from sharpened rocks.  But during the last few thousand years our tools have evolved considerably.  In the last hundred years the pace of technological innovation has mechanized our tools.  And so the hammer — Continue reading

Sustainable trophy

Categories: News + Events + Contests, Sustainability
Sustainable trophy

I`m so proud of my friend Danilo Conti. Not only he`s an excellent designer, but also he firmly supports sustainable living, and that`s why he only works with the right materials and the good producers. Danilo`s last work was a range of trophys for a very popular sports event in — Continue reading

Endorse 2Modern on ShineALight

Categories: News + Events + Contests, Sustainability

2Modern has been nominated in the ShineALight competition (through American Express and NBC) for our charity work and our sustainability/eco emphasis. If we win, we get a grant and marketing assistance to strengthen our efforts in these areas. Please take 3 minutes to register/endorse 2Modern…it makes a big difference.     — Continue reading