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Posts Tagged: Seating

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
2Modern Design Brief

Lately I have been having a thing for Japanese inspired objects and unique seating…I can see I am not the only one….   1. MoCo Loco has all the scoop on this one and more.   2.  So compact and utilitarian. Cool folding stool by Riki Watanabe found on Design Addict.   — Continue reading

Dakota Jackson- Artful Furniture

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Dakota Jackson- Artful Furniture

Dakota Jackon has been crafting beautiful, artful furniture for more than three decades now and it's easy to see why he's had such a sustainable career.  Jackson has been one of the main contributors to the Art Furniture Movement from the 1970s.  His collection is full to bursting with pieces — Continue reading

mid-century design inspiration.

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
mid-century design inspiration.

Today I decided to highlight some great photos of mid-century products that I found on Flickr. I hope you enjoy the trip down memory lane . . . Beautiful lights by Jorn Utzon for Louis Poulsen    A great collection of vintage Thermoses. What an impressive collection of Eames chairs! I'll — Continue reading

Furniturea :: Rural Modern Furniture

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Furniturea :: Rural Modern Furniture

Am I the only one who's noticed a "rural modern" trend recently?  It's an interesting subset of modernism that I find refreshing.  If you lean more towards this type of aesthetic, definitely check out Furniturea, a furniture company based out of Portland, Maine.  Their pieces reflect that sort of hand — Continue reading

Sérgio Matos

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Sérgio Matos

I didn`t really know Sérgio Matos until the day this website posted a couple of images of his work. I trully like his innovative way to work with wood, his environment concernings and his inpirations in Brazilian nature. He has just been invited to exhibit at Salone Satelite in Milan! — 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…    

Flexible Love Seat

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Flexible Love Seat

Ever wonder where all those moving boxes go once you leave them by the dumpster?  Created by Taiwanese designer,  Chishen Shiu, the “Flexible Love” love seat  is made of cardboard and can be drawn out like an accordion.  Shiu stumbled upon a small factory producing ‘honeycombed’ sheets of recycled paper — Continue reading

Jader Almeida

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Jader Almeida

I had a hard time today searching for something to post here, and then I remembered I saw a beautiful red bench in a magazine a couple of months ago, and what a pleasant surprise to find out that Jader Almeida has many other nice pieces.I really don`t know, but — Continue reading

Iglooplay

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Iglooplay

I love this line of children's furniture from designer Lisa Albin!  The Tea Pods are especially clever and versatile.  Like all the products from Iglooplay, they encourage creativity and imaginative play.  And the Mod Rocker??  Well that's just downright sexy.  I wish there was an adult size (although, this version — Continue reading

mater ethical living

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
mater ethical living

Mater ethical living is now on 2modern! Mater is a copenhagen-based company with a strong vision to create timeless and beautiful design based on an ethical business strategy. All of their stools – such as the High Stool in White, the Counter Stool in Black, or the Low Stool in — Continue reading

Conversation Chair

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Conversation Chair

This looks more like installation art than an actual piece of furniture, but if you're going for that "contemporary art museum" look, great.  This would probably look fantastic in your rock garden. About: The Conversation Chair is one of the first furniture pieces that got Ana Linares started with her — Continue reading

Mod Inspiration on Flickr

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Mod Inspiration on Flickr

Take a break from all the holiday madness and check out this inspiring Flickr stream!  Flickr member xJavierx rounds up some of the best modern interiors around.  See more here.

BLLACK RAVEN

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
BLLACK RAVEN

Last week I used the fashion headline black is the new green, but never has this been more true than this week. The Danish furniture house RAUN has introduced a collection BLLACK RAVEN in collaboration with the fashion luxury brand NOIR, where the classic NOIR universe and CSR is combined. — Continue reading

New from Monte!

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
New from Monte!

New items from Monte! The Grano Glider Recliner is so comfortable, you’ll want to take all your naps in it. Enjoy the soothing glide, then recline and rest your feet on the pop-up foot stool. The new Ninna Nanna Bassinet is a streamlined and practical bassinet, keeping the focus on — Continue reading

Green is the new black

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Green is the new black

mater is a Copenhagen based design brand focused on high quality craftsmanship and environmental friendly materials. mater has been awarded several times by Wallpaper* Magazine in London, which undermines their commitment to design, ethics and craftsmanship.  mater stools available on www.2modern.com The stools designed by Space come in three versions and heights. — Continue reading

Carbono

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Carbono

Carbono is a new furniture shop in São Paulo, Brazil, and the cool thing about it is that the pieces which are part of the collection can actually fit in small apartments. Nowadays spaces are getting smaller and smaller, and sometimes people who get their first home have a really — Continue reading

New from Gus* Modern

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
New from Gus* Modern

Brand new Gus* items are now on 2Modern! The GT Rocker has architecturally-styled cushions inspired by airport lounge seating and 70’s car interiors, while the Truss Chair has a mid-century style with a solid natural oak frame. The Ossington Coffee Table and the Ossington End Table both feature modern split — Continue reading

Tank Chair

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Tank Chair

An exciting design that walks a line between movement and stasis- an aggresive chair?
The detailing is…
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Etel and Claudia

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Etel and Claudia

I love these two Brazilian designers, Etel Carmona and Claudia Moreira Salles. They can work with wood like few, and the result is always chic, elegant and timeless. Cliche, I know, but it is such a hard work to find lovely pieces of furniture that I get a little bit — Continue reading

Introducing Way Basics on 2Modern!

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Introducing Way Basics on 2Modern!

Introducing Way Basics eco-friendly furniture & storage! They are changing the way people think and interact with storage and furniture products. Made from their patented zBoard material, it takes nothing from the environment, is over 60% lighter than wood engineered boards, and is just as strong. Way Basics requires no — Continue reading