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Posts Tagged: Storage Units

Interiors: Susanna Vento

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Interiors: Susanna Vento

If you’re looking for a little calming, dynamic modern interior inspiration, look no farther than designer Susanna Vento. These spaces are so spot on. Loving that herringbone wood slat wall made of light-colored wood that really warms the space and love that it ends kind of halfway on the wall — Continue reading

Bias of Thought

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Bias of Thought

This weeks “nose bleed” of amazement is brought to us by John Leung with the help of ClarkeHopkinsClarke. The have translated a 2D drawings of optically challenging form into 3D form that appears to be in isometric perspective. The result is a bookshelf entitles “bias of thought.” “translated from 2D — Continue reading

Hot Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Hot Design

It's getting colder out, and that means it's time to utilize the fireplace. Whether or not you own one or would like to make one, below are a couple designs from AK47 as well as a DIY project from Karen Bertelson, my new favorite blogger. I've been wanting to build a firepit for — Continue reading

Modern Marvel

Categories: Uncategorized
Modern Marvel

All was a flutter yesterday afternoon and into the night at the New York Design Center‚Äôs What‚Äôs New, What‚Äôs Next, a virtual, in-the-flesh celebratory open house with programs by editors from top design and shelter publications, dealers, curators, authors and designers about every imaginable topic. Yours truly was present for — Continue reading

“Good Design”

Categories: Uncategorized
“Good Design”

  German Industrial designer, Dieter Rams‚Äô ten principles to ‚Äúgood design‚Äù- Good design is innovative. Good design makes a product useful. Good design is aesthetic. Good design makes a product understandable. Good design is unobtrusive. Good design is honest. Good design is long-lasting. Good design is thorough down to the — Continue reading

New from 2Modern: Leucos, Petunia Pickle Bottom, Heller, Fatboy, Shine Labs, and more

Categories: Uncategorized
New from 2Modern: Leucos, Petunia Pickle Bottom, Heller, Fatboy, Shine Labs, and more

  Introducing the new Metallic Soul Bag from Fatboy! This fashionable bag has the same familiar feel as the origanl Soulbag, but this shiny variant gives a different shine to the soul.     Oeuf has added walnut options to their popular Sparrow Collection which include their Dresser, Crib, and — Continue reading

New on 2Modern: Knoll Kids, EVRT, FLOS, Bholu, and more

Categories: Uncategorized
New on 2Modern: Knoll Kids, EVRT, FLOS, Bholu, and more

Brand new to 2Modern, Knoll Kids is a collection of spirited, modern furniture scaled for a younger generation. With the largest amount of fabrics and colors offered yet on 2Modern, we are proud to be one of the few online retailers to offer the full line of Knoll Kids products. — Continue reading

New from 2Modern!

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
New from 2Modern!

Say hello to urbancase, the newest vendor on 2Modern. This Seattle based company creates objects that contribute to a simpler, pared back lifestyle focusing on basic aesthetic elements…

Lugging With Color

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects
Lugging With Color

Paul Smith Wash bag and Courier Bag @Rapha It sometimes seems like carrying our things around with us feels like being owned. If you're going to carry your things around with you, as most of us have to, why do it in black nylon with a sense of military precision — Continue reading

Iconic Washing-up Bowl

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Iconic Washing-up Bowl

  It´s an entirely new way to clean your dishes. The shape of the Washing-up Bowl changes according to what you put in it.   www.normann-copenhagen.com

Book Harp

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Book Harp

Book Harp Shelf by Swiss Designer Hanspeter Steiger.  Ingenious and attractive design solution to house books. ~via architonic – photos by Rainer Schaer

Ladder Shelves

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Ladder Shelves

I'll be moving to a new place soon, and am the most excited about making a huge shelf using two ladders! I saw it in an antique store today, and can't stop thinking about getting two plain wooden ladders and painting them pretty colors, and placing painted boards across the — Continue reading

Childhood Memories

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Childhood Memories

Charlotte Perriand, a 20th century early modern architect and furniture designer, was the woman behind the Le Corbusier studio in Paris. (I find this poster of hers in which she is surrounded by a sample of her work to be beautiful.) She is currently part of an exhibition at the Centre Pampidou in — Continue reading

The Secret Bed Chamber

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
The Secret Bed Chamber

Atoll I am not sure why I am intrigued by the Murphy Bed.  Perhaps I watched so many old movies with the bunk folding down in the train car turning the seating area into your own cocoon of a bedroom or perhaps because I’ve lived in old buildings that showed — Continue reading

Sunday Wall Light

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Sunday Wall Light

The Sunday Wall Light pulls double duty as a shelf and lighting source in one!  For a cozier light source (or to set the mood) flip the socket and you have yourself a candlestick holder.  Nice.  Great as a bedside table, in a hallway, or next to your favorite chair.  — Continue reading

Jane, The Real Story

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Jane, The Real Story

We almost flipped when we saw the article about The Jane Hotel on the front page of the NY Times yesterday after just having stayed there last week. Our experience was more garlicky than the Times rose garden view. Every time we went to the bathroom there was some bald — Continue reading

Trykk Wall Hook :: Tuyo Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Trykk Wall Hook :: Tuyo Design

I'm a total sucker for creative, thoughtful, and unique storage solutions, which is why I got so excited when I saw the Trykk wall hook system from Tuyo Design.  The wooden panel consists of multiple sections that flip forward as needed, providing hooks for hats, scarves, purses, or jackets.  The — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

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

If you are a design enthusiast then you have probably been in heaven the last week or so….So many cool gadgets, unique furniture and beautiful lighting being showcased at all the big trade shows. Design Week in Milan, Market in High Point…   Love the retro colors of this Stack — Continue reading

Get vertical: A hanging fruit basket makes for great storage!

Categories: DIY + How To, Modern Decor + Objects
Get vertical: A hanging fruit basket makes for great storage!

As an apartment dweller, the phrase "A place for everything, and everything in its place" takes on a whole new meaning. And it can be exhausting trying to stay on top of maintaining closets and drawers, so I'm always looking for easy solutions. Last week I found myself searching through Real Simple's archives — Continue reading

My Books Bookshelf

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
My Books Bookshelf

My Books bookshelf, and exciting interpretation of an old standard..
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