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Posts Tagged: Lighting

Interview: Ango Modern Handmade Lights

Categories: Exclusive Interviews
Interview: Ango Modern Handmade Lights

We’ve got another hot new brand that’s been added to the 2Modern collection to showcase today! Ango is modern, handmade lights that are organic, dynamic, natural and bold. Helmed by Angus Hutcheson, we love how there’s a mix of organic elements but it’s mixed with technology and really high-quality. It — Continue reading

Global Lighting’s CEO!

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Global Lighting’s CEO!

We’ve got Larry Lazin with us today, he’s the founder and CEO of a modern lighting company called Global Lighting. Thanks for sitting down with us today. 2Modern carries many of the lines that Global Lighting provides, such as LZF, B. Lux, Dab and Rossetti. We loved sitting down and talking about the trends going on — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: Jonah Takagi

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: Jonah Takagi

If you’ve been checking out a few of our most recent favorite photographers (like Sean Litchfield and Blake Gordon), you might have noticed we’ve developed an as-of-yet-undetermined-level-of-healthiness obsession with urban/suburban/rural landscapes. Basically what we as humans see in the world when we walk outside our doors and walk through our — Continue reading

Favorite Floor Lamps

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Favorite Floor Lamps

Floor lamps or torchieres have come a long way in the past few centuries. Originally, torchieres were candelabra, usually with two or three lights. When it was first introduced in France towards the end of the 17th century the torchiere mounted one candle only, and when the number was doubled — Continue reading

Made in the USA Sale

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Made in the USA Sale

2Modern recognizes the efforts of those designers who support local economies by providing jobs and teaching their fellow citizens the finer points of craftsmanship. Enjoy 10% off modern furniture designers that make their products in the USA July 1 – July 7. Use code USA10 at checkout (some exclusions). View Sale details and shop USA! Continue reading

DIY: Awesome Industrial Lights

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Awesome Industrial Lights

No kidding, you can totally customize and make these lights at home yourself. How? Thanks to the brilliant genius that is Lindsey Adelman. Her “Make Your Own Light!” is “a series of lights designed with standard industry parts for you to build with our instructions. Experimenting with off-the-shelf parts is how — Continue reading

2Modern June Lighting Sale!

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2Modern June Lighting Sale!

Is your life (or at the very least one of your rooms) feeling a bit dark lately? Light it up with some 2Modern lighting finds on sale! There’s a modern lighting sale going on right now!        

Joon&Jung’s The Living Light

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Joon&Jung’s The Living Light

Talk about innovation. We’ve been fans of Joon&Jung for awhile now; they’ve got gorgeous, forward-thinking designs that really give us hope and faith in the future. Their newest project, The Lighting Light, is a painfully elegant product that has us sighing from its beauty and ingenuity. “The ‘Living Light’ is — Continue reading

Modern Book Corner: Architectural Lighting

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Modern Book Corner: Architectural Lighting

Lighting is one of those ethereal things you don’t always think about when planning, designing or picking out a home, but it can absolutely make or break how you enjoy living in a structure. Daylight is an integral biological need that everyone yearns for. This book “Architectural Lighting: Designing with — Continue reading

Exclusive Interview: Parvez Taj

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Exclusive Interview: Parvez Taj

Finding fresh, exciting ways in which art is presented and created isn’t easy in an age where it seems like nearly everything’s been tried, but we think Parvez Taj has done it. A whip-smart businessman with a ton of creativity and skill, Parvez Taj’s work is gritty, bold, artistic, urban — Continue reading

Neos Lettering :: Typographic Lighting

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Neos Lettering :: Typographic Lighting

A friend of mine shared these on Twitter the other day, posing the question “Hot or not?” – and I emphatically declared HOT!  (I’m all for a touch of playfulness in my decor and lighting!)  Mostly, I love that each character is sold separately, so you can form whatever word — Continue reading

2Modern Kids & Baby Sale

Categories: Kids + Baby, News + Events + Contests
2Modern Kids & Baby Sale

Kids & Baby Sale at 2Modern! April 10-30 Save 10% on orders of $250 or more on Kids & Baby Furniture, Lighting & Art. Use code ‘kidsbaby10′ at checkout. Continue reading

SMP lamps by Studio Sergio Mendoza

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
SMP lamps by Studio Sergio Mendoza

I just love when I find great products made from unexpected things! Especially when these things were supposed to be disposed of… Take a look at the lamps made from discarded wood, by Studio Sergio Mendoza: What I like the most about this kind of products is the fact that — Continue reading

Rebecca Wilson

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Rebecca Wilson

Cute, cute, cute. That`s what I have to say about these ceramic wall lamps by designer Rebecca Wilson. First of all, I like the idea of hanging wall lamps: mix of functionalities always interest me. Other than that, the fact that the lamps are made from a hard material but — Continue reading

Unfold Lamp :: Form Us With Love

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Unfold Lamp :: Form Us With Love

I love seeing designers experiment and play with new applications of materials!  What are your thoughts on this silicone pendant lamp from Swedish design studio Form Us With Love?  

Modern Etsy: The Vintage Supply Co

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Modern Etsy: The Vintage Supply Co

We’re pretty sure we’re not mermaids, but like those gorgeous mythical angels of the sea, shiny objects sure capture our attention. Though, we have to admit, colorful items arrest us even more. For all these reasons and more (except the mermaid part), we chose the fabulous Etsy shop The Vintage — Continue reading

BLUR Collection :: BIG-GAME

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
BLUR Collection :: BIG-GAME

I don’t know what the weather is like where you are, but it’s been nothing but half-visible mountains and blurry valleys in my little corner of the world.  Since fog and grey skies have been the status quo for a few days, I thought this collection from Swiss design studio — Continue reading

2M Collective Sale This Week – Thomaspaul, Erich Ginder & Skram

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2M Collective Sale This Week – Thomaspaul, Erich Ginder & Skram

2M Collective Sale this week includes: Thomaspaul, Erich Ginder & Skram. 2M Collecitve is a member’s only home and decor boutique featuring the world’s best brands at deeply discounted prices. Act fast - Limited quantities!

The Real Concrete Tube

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
The Real Concrete Tube

A pendant lamp made of pure concrete. Concrete as a supposedly, rough, dure and seemingly archaic material is cast in a strictly cylindrical shape and is illuminated.  The strength of the concrete  remains perceptible. The feel of the concrete surface is soft, the light is warm. The changeableness of this — Continue reading

Rook Lamp :: Blu Dot

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Rook Lamp :: Blu Dot

The new Rook Lamp from Blu Dot is deliciously chunky and downright seductive, what with its Walnut base and all.  Seriously, I can’t get over that base!  Whether set up straight or tilted to the side, it’s got all the right angles.  Lucky for you, it’s on sale from now — Continue reading