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RAD Furniture’s Howard Stool

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
RAD Furniture’s Howard Stool

All-weather. Stackable. Available in 3 sizes and various colors. Powder-coated. Fresh design. Modern. AWESOME. We foretold of Howard’s coming in our last RAD Furniture post about the Barbara Stool, and we couldn’t be happier that he’s finally here.  Well, will be here. Howard officially debuts July 31st, but you can — Continue reading

Frugal Modern: 9 Items Under $20

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Frugal Modern: 9 Items Under $20

You a cheapskate? Need to buy a present for someone but don’t got a lot of dough? Have twenty bucks burning a hole in your pocket? Just like to be frugal when it comes to modern design? Whatever your reason for not wanting to spend a lot of money on modern — Continue reading

Swedish Barn-like House for Sale

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Swedish Barn-like House for Sale

You bet it’s another home for sale in Sweden somewhere with sleek modern interiors that will make you furious that you probably can’t afford it. Though to be fair this one is only around 200k which isn’t really that bad considering how awesome this space is. Are you looking at — Continue reading

More Swedish, Drool-Worthy Design (4 Sale)

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
More Swedish, Drool-Worthy Design (4 Sale)

Okay before you get mad at us for posting more Swedish real estate that you couldn’t possibly afford, hear us out: this one really is decorated in a way that we think you could get a lot of inspiration from for you own home! Especially digging the fun hanging solutions — Continue reading

Architects Collective’s Spaceship-like L-House

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Architects Collective’s Spaceship-like L-House

We never really pass up on a chance to post about a home that has a distinct, spaceship-like feel. Why? Because we love the future and we love spaceships, duh. This home in Burgenland, Austria by the Architects Collective definitely has a futuristic feel with lots of angles, but it also — Continue reading

David Benjamin Sherry’s Astral Desert

Categories: Art + Graphics
David Benjamin Sherry’s Astral Desert

David Benjamin Sherry’s Astral Desert is a boldly colored examination of the textures and patterns of the desert and the hardened, crusty landscapes wherein. Known for crazy-colored, simple compositions, this new series premiered in 2012 is perfect for modern homes and would be a punch of abstract shape and color — Continue reading

Marset Modern — Dreamy, Sleek and Yours

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Marset Modern — Dreamy, Sleek and Yours

Do you love good design? Of course you do. You’re here, on the blog, being awesome about loving design. We want to give you a little more in-depth information about your favorite topic: design, and specifically about three products from a fabulous modern design company called Marset: MANHATTAN / I’LL — Continue reading

Naomi Schlinke’s Under-the-Sea Modern Art

Categories: Art + Graphics
Naomi Schlinke’s Under-the-Sea Modern Art

Austin-based Naomi Schlinke’s work is like a circus on a canvas. Like an underwater spectacle of shapes and colors, all swirling around modernly and organically and all just begging to be hung on the wall of a home with modern style. Strangely deep though a mere 2D representation of images, — Continue reading

Sauvie Island Tiny House (Of Our Dreams)

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Sauvie Island Tiny House (Of Our Dreams)

If you’ve ever been on this blog before, you know how much we love a good tiny, modern cabin-like structure tucked away somewhere somewhat remote, still connected to the world through technology but just not surrounded by so many darn humans (this round-up of eight should be sufficient evidence). Well, — Continue reading

Amanda Valdez’s Modern Abstract Art

Categories: Art + Graphics
Amanda Valdez’s Modern Abstract Art

We spotted Amanda Valdez’s work on Pinterest (yep, we’re on there!) earlier this week, but haven’t been able to forget it. We just had to post more. Mixing powerful, fierce color-blocked, organic shapes with neutral backgrounds and sometimes even embroidery thread, she creates really effective and strong compositions. These are — Continue reading

Make Your Own Leather Lunch Tote

Categories: DIY + How To
Make Your Own Leather Lunch Tote

Love the idea of taking your lunch to work more. I mean, not me personally, since I work from home, but in general. It’s healthier and saves money (in theory). If you need a kickstart to inspire you and you like making your own projects, you might enjoy the leather — Continue reading

Jobe Fabrications’ Industrial, Handmade Looks

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Jobe Fabrications’ Industrial, Handmade Looks

Bryan Jobe of Jobe Fabrications loves steel. Like, loves. The way it looks, the way it feels. He loves steel so much, it plays the starring role in the modern/industrial furniture he makes under the name Jobe Fabrications. Based in Austin, Texas, he enjoys leaving the steel mainly untouched and — Continue reading

Axo Light is 30% Off All May!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
Axo Light is 30% Off All May!

You like what you see up there? Of COURSE you do. Axo Light’s modern lighting fixtures are sassy and sexy and would look amazing in any room of your house. So stop reading this dumb blog post that’s telling you Axo Light is 30% off until the end of May — Continue reading

Tiny Modern Dreams: Leaf House

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Tiny Modern Dreams: Leaf House

Does anyone else ever fantasize about running away to some remote yet gorgeous landscape with a teeny tiny modern home, small enough to pull with a truck? We can’t be the only one, which is why we occasionally drool over the website, Tiny House Listings. One day. In the mean — Continue reading

Michelle Armas’ Cheery and Colorful Paintings

Categories: Art + Graphics
Michelle Armas’ Cheery and Colorful Paintings

Wow! Love loving Michelle Armas’ bold and bright modern fine art paintings. Energetic and cheerful, they really infuse the viewer with a sense of optimism. And the colors are superb: lots of warm reds, yellows and oranges mix with greens and more. Abstract and modern, drips mingle with slight geometric — Continue reading

Helen and Garson’s Hertfordshire Home

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Helen and Garson’s Hertfordshire Home

You know, as much as we love drooling over stunningly modern homes that only the very luckiest and richest few could probably afford, we also enjoy loving on a home that is totally accessible! You can say that’s our whole raison d’etre here at 2Modern — showing you that modern, — Continue reading

Raymond Lemstra’s Primative Robots

Categories: Art + Graphics
Raymond Lemstra’s Primative Robots

“In childhood, one encounters and experiences many things for the first time. Through curiosity and imagination, these moments are lifted to almost magical heights. As you get older, new impressions become more scarce and it’s a rare experience to be surprised by anything. I try to bring back the sense — Continue reading

1940s Retreat by Rick & Cindy Black Architects

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
1940s Retreat by Rick & Cindy Black Architects

We love modern. Like, real modern that is sleek and kind of looks like the interior of a space ship. We also like modern in terms of Mid-Century Modern. Retro modern. Shapes and lines that hearken back to that awesome period of design time. So when the two mix? Whoo — Continue reading

Nini Baseema’s Dark Self-Portraits

Categories: Art + Graphics
Nini Baseema’s Dark Self-Portraits

Couldn’t find a lot of information about artist and photographer Nini Baseema. We know she’s based in Germany. Her Twitter profile describes her as many things: new media fan, travel guru, and art and interior design lover. In 2011, she aimed to shoot one self-portrait a day for a year. — Continue reading

Summer House by Judith Benzer Architektur

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Summer House by Judith Benzer Architektur

Maybe it’s the light. Maybe it’s just the great angles that the architectural photographer used in the shots. The Summer House by Judith Benzer Architektur located in Burgenland, Austria is simply stunning. “The project Summer House in Southern Burgenland (Austria) describes a sharp-edged cubature which fits into its surroundings through its — Continue reading