Call it what you will — techno tribal, Navajo nouveau, etc., the trendy concept is a mix of fluorescent colors, geometric shapes, and funky patterns, and it's popping up everywhere from contemporary art to jewelry. Case in point? London- and Zurich-based brokenfab, which produces hand-beaded jewelry pieces and textiles in the — Continue reading
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Who doesn't love a bit of home decor that can diagnose your guests' personality disorders? Whether there's a deeper meaning to these Ink Blot pillows or not, they certainly are pretty! Each one is hand printed on natural linen and totally unique. I'm curious, what do you see, if anything? — Continue reading
I love this designer because of her Scandinavian and European touch in her patterns and colors. I find the bright colors very Scandinavian and along with the big flowered patterns which are more British and French inspired, a fresh and beautiful combination. Her patterns give your home sunshine; which is — Continue reading
Great new pillows from Koko. The Botanica Collection inspired by 17th century Botanical engravings and the Dune Collection, a bold design with stylish embroidery equals modern comfort!
We are pleased to introduce the newest collection of Octopus Throws and Pouches from Thomaspaul. The Octopus Throw is a 100% baby alpaca, loomed in Peru, they measure 50″x70″ and an all reverse to the opposite color on the back. The Wheel Pouch and the Shipped Pouch have a great — Continue reading
In December 2009, DARKROOM opened its doors in London’s Bloomsbury neighborhood, and in just one month’s time it’s gained distinction for seamlessly blending high design and high fashion in a curated shop setting. But then could you expect anything less from founders Rhonda Drakeford and Lulu Roper-Caldbeck, two women with — Continue reading
Just because the Holiday's are over doesn't mean the sales are too! Luxury Modern linens by Goldiehome are on sale through the month of January! Check the sale section of 2Modern for even more great prices.
In our world of more more more and 'the next big thing' the few things that survive this sense of not enough and 'I only want it if it's new' are truly worth mentioning. One of these simple and timeless items that will still be around when we are — Continue reading
Cielo Pessione is not only a talented an accomplished artist, her passion for textile art translates into jewelry, woven jewelry. Says Cielo, "Since 1983 I have been involved in the work of being a designer and fiber arts artist, completing textile installations and scenographic sets, creating wearable objects for — Continue reading
As pretty as a linen table cloth can be, it is quite hard to keep it clean and looking fresh. So, it`s very common (at least in Brazil) using plastic table cloths: not only they`re cheap (around R$7,00 per meter,what would be something like U$4,00) but also functional and can — Continue reading
Winter doesn't officially start until the 21st, but here in Boston, we're experiencing a cold snap. And there's nothing like single digit temps to make me want to done a wintry-looking sweater. But where to begin? How about with Arne & Carlos? Arne Nerjodet and Carlos Zachrison have been running — Continue reading
Just in time for Holiday guests and great gift giving choices! This eco-collection of fine home bedding is on sale on 2Modern. From now until December 30th, 20% off all Goldiehome items.
Just in time for Christmas! 2Modern is proud to announce IndiB‘s new kid’s collection of area rugs, targeted at the young and the young at heart. Each rug in the kid’s collection is GoodWeave Certified, and each rug is individually numbered for authenticity. Check out the Birds Pink Rug, the — Continue reading
New scarves from Judy Ross! These scarves are hand-embroidered on 100% New Zealand Wool and come in four different designs–the Rosette Scarf, the Ivy Scarf, the Glitter Scarf, and the Pinwheel Scarf.
The use of felt in modern decor has been a pretty hot trend for a while now. I've mostly seen it used in small scale applications (coasters, laptop bags, ornaments, etc.), so it's exciting to see these larger rugs from FilzFelt. Available in sizes up to 6×9, these felt rugs — Continue reading
The Living Wall project, led by Leah Buechley at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab, uses magnetic and conductive paints to create circuitry in attractive designs. The electronically enhanced wallpaper promises not only eye-pleasing designs, but also the ability to activate lamps and heaters – and even control music — Continue reading
New pillows from Judy Ross! Judy Ross has released a number of new designs, including the Coffee Tree Pillow, Seeds Pillow, Carousel Pillow, & the Necklace Pillow. These pillows feature hand-embroidered chainstitch, 100% New Zealand Wool, canvas backing, & down stuffing.
Jaya Loves Tekeko carries a cute line of pillows, blankets and onsies for little ones. Click here to see more.
"The Redeploy Rug combines the necessary durability of military surplus blankets with the organic fluidity of a topographic-esque pattern. With a stitch and a stuff they come together to transform your floor into an inviting landscape." The Redeploy Rug has more information about it on Apartment Therapy as well as — Continue reading
It`s so nice to receive good news from Brazilian designers, and that happened this week. I know, being a Brazilian myself I`m biased, but I`m sure you`ll all agree: funny things make our lives better! So, Gustavo Piqueira and Samia Jacintho, partners from REX design studio released a series of concept — Continue reading