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Posts Tagged: Storage Units

Cool Shelving

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Cool Shelving

Strong forms, clear function and a great opportunity for color. The shelves…
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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

Paul Smith for Stelton

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Paul Smith for Stelton

Genuine classic Danish Design with a colorful twist – Paul Smith has given Arne Jacobsen’s iconic pieces a modern and upbeat look. AddColour is being produced in a limited edition in 2010. The new Dot series include a range of bowls with and without lids, which are as decorative as — 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…    

Bookbook

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Bookbook

This has to be THE most bad-ass way to carry your MacBook around… hands down!    "BookBook is a one-of-a-kind, hardback leather case designed exclusively for MacBook and MacBook Pro. Available in Classic Black or Vibrant Red, BookBook brings three levels of security to your prized Mac. First, the hardback — Continue reading

Cucampre

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Cucampre

It`s really nice when a designer can develop a simple product and achieve success and recognition with it. Olavo Machado Neto is a Brazilian designer, who has also studied in Milan, and his company (Cucampre) has a few interior products, such as this key holder and hanger. It is made — Continue reading

Cool Product, Great People~Way Basics!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Cool Product, Great People~Way Basics!

  Everyone loves a great field trip and with an invitation to visit the Way Basics studio in Irvine, California I was eager to see what all the buzz was about!  It was cold and wet outside but the warmth and smiles inside were a great first impression.  No doubt, — 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!

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

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.

LOT-EK

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
LOT-EK

New York based architects LOT-EK is blurring the boundaries between art, architecture, entertainment and information. LOT-EK creates architecture from existing objects, systems and technologies to be used as raw materials. Their work for PUMA City is pretty cool. Taking advantage of the global shipping network already in place, Puma City — 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

Paperart

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Paperart

Cardboard, sugarcane fiber and even onion fiber are a few of the materials used to make furniture and decorative objects at Paperart. Everything that is used must be biodegradable. Other than that, the objects are custom made and very resistant (the structure is as strong as MDF or wood), and — Continue reading

Think Inside

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Think Inside

This woodworking studio combines a modern aesthetic with traditional woodworking skills to think actually outside the box.  Think Inside, new on the scene since April 2009, brings years of experience to the table.  The duo of Cal Kelly and Luke Cacciapaglia have old school attention to detail shown in their — Continue reading

Book Tree

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
Book Tree

Check out this awesome tree bookshelf by Shawn Sho. I would totally put this in my office! –sdotg–

Caruaru by Marcelo Rosenbaum

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Caruaru by Marcelo Rosenbaum

marcelo Rosenbaum`s new range of furniture for Brazilian shop Micasa was inspired by Caruaru Fair (Caruaru is located in Brazilian northeast and is famous for its traditions) and it just looks gorgeous. I like the "clutter" thing going on, and as a Brazilian I can really see the influence and — Continue reading

How to storage your wine (when you haven’t enough space)?

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, DIY + How To, Modern Decor + Objects
How to storage your wine (when you haven’t enough space)?

Here is the answer: Wow… I'd never imagine this solution before.  But is so creative, beautiful and practical, that is impossible to not share it with you.  The responsible people of this underground spiral stairs and wine storage place are Spiralcellars, from UK.  They says in theirs webpage that a — Continue reading

New BAM Collection from Argington

Categories: Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
New BAM Collection from Argington

All new infant and toddler furniture from Argington! These new eco-friendly pieces from Argington’s BAM collection are their most affordable, sustainable, stylish and convertible nursery items. The Bam Crib allows you to extend the life of your Bam Bassinet by converting into a full-sized crib, while the Bam Toddler Conversion — Continue reading

The Almost Human Table

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
The Almost Human Table

A new interpretation of the phrase "playing footsy” under the table, by way of the Paris based Samal Design,  whose almost human tables bring it to mind.    Almost, I say because they are very life like.  Well life like in the sense of the idealized male figure rather than the — Continue reading

Krumnikl Disko

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Krumnikl Disko

Kevin Krumnikl, of Krumnikl Environment, creates some amazing wood furniture. I love how there is a seamless integration of the electronics into the form of the table. It  is so clean and awesome that I want to give him, and the tables, a big design hug! Make sure to check — Continue reading