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Posts Tagged: Tables

Michael Jantzen’s Interactive Segmented Tables

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Michael Jantzen’s Interactive Segmented Tables

Wow! Never seen tables like this. Not sure quite how functional they are in certain layouts, but love the idea of a functional table being able to be transformed into a cool sculpture when not in use. They’re certainly very modern in terms of shape, but love how Michael’s used — Continue reading

Best New Modern Tables of 2011!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Best New Modern Tables of 2011!

It’s pretty incredible, when you think about it, that designers are still able to think up new designs for something as commonplace and old as a table. A table! They’ve had tables for such a long time; you’d think we’d have exhausted all the different options there are for them! — Continue reading

How-to: Make Your Own Kitchen Table

Categories: DIY + How To
How-to: Make Your Own Kitchen Table

You might be asking yourself why in the world you would ever want to make your own kitchen table, when there are so so so so many table options out there. Well, why make anything, really? The ability to completely customize and control the look of it. Save money or — Continue reading

Interview: Concrete Designs of James De Wulf

Categories: Exclusive Interviews
Interview: Concrete Designs of James De Wulf

Is concrete…sexy? Before you laugh or start to say no, we implore you to check out the evidence in the amazingly creative work of James De Wulf. He’s making concrete look sleek, modern and yes, quite sexy. He’s mastering concrete — finding exciting ways to manipulate the material, creating gorgeous furniture — Continue reading

TRUCK :: Modern Furniture

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
TRUCK :: Modern Furniture

I don’t know what I love more: Truck’s gorgeous, hand-crafted furniture or their dreamlike product photos.  Or maybe I love their philosophy and mission statement the most: “We design the kind of furniture we want ourselves, regardless of fashion.  We respect the properties of the materials―wood, leather, steel―we use and — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: Michael Jantzen

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: Michael Jantzen

Sometimes modern is combining art and furniture to create meaningful pieces that defy expectations and delight the senses. We’re really enjoying the work of artist and designer Michael Jantzen. It appears that Michael’s medium of choice is hundreds of pieces of wood held together by hundreds of screws. The result — Continue reading

We Like What They Do: Horgan Becket’s Mesh Series

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
We Like What They Do: Horgan Becket’s Mesh Series

We almost done want to put any words in this post because we don’t want to distract from Horgan Becket’s Mesh Series photos! Seating, tables and lights — all in this fresh take on modern design. Seriously, we love when we see something new. We like how all the materials — Continue reading

Soft Side Table :: CPopp Workshop

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Soft Side Table :: CPopp Workshop

Oh hey there, side table of my dreams.  I like your grain.  And your powder coated legs.  Wanna go… talk a little shop? Soft Side Table by CPopp Workshop (There is absolutely no info on the site about purchasing one of these bad boys, but there is a phone number — Continue reading

Marina Bautier :: Industrial Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Marina Bautier :: Industrial Design

After studying furniture design at Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College in the UK, industrial designer Marina Bautier set up shop in her home town of Brussels.  Since establishing her studio in 2003, she’s designed for companies all over the world, including Swedese (SE), Idée (JP), Ligne Roset (FR), Case Furniture (UK) — 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

Square Form :: Modern Furniture Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Square Form :: Modern Furniture Design

Square Form is a modern custom furniture company based out of Portland, OR that focuses on sustainable woods paired with steel – a stellar combination in my book.  Most of the material used is sourced from locally salvaged wood and, as owner/designer Scott Cummings states, “[it] allows us to take — Continue reading

Acrylic Is Back

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Acrylic Is Back

  moon chair – HStudio Am I dreaming or did I just wake up and is it the 90‚Äôs?  Fashion these days is a reinterpretation of the 80‚Äôs and 90‚Äôs.  Why should furniture be any different?   We have seen the revival of acrylic, and for some of us it never — 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

Rita Chair + Table :: RS Barcelona

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Rita Chair + Table :: RS Barcelona

I love this steel and wood furniture series from RS Barcelona: bright and colorful with all the right angles.  Could you ask for more?  I mean, really.  Just look at that gorgeous blending of materials!  Mm-mm! About: The secret of her beauty is her simplicity, her sincerity. Rita doesn‚Äôt try — Continue reading

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

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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

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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

The Ripple Effect Tea Table

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
The Ripple Effect Tea Table

‘ripple effect tea table’ is a graduation project for IM masters design academy eindhoven by korean industrial designer jeonghwa seo in partnership with hanna chung. There is a belief by Asian people that small changes in an individual’s life can have an impact and have a certain effect to the — Continue reading

Alessi: Blow up- Bamboo Collection…

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Alessi: Blow up- Bamboo Collection…

Alessi is commonly known for their well structured, stainless steel pieces which includes their Blow Up collection; in which the form of the objects is created by the play of shapes and spaces generated by the steel rods put together almost at random.  I am head over heels over the new — 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…