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Posts Tagged: Trends

2Modern Design Brief

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

Nature Inspired trends and visual delights from the design world…. Tree bark, Tree stumps, Tree cross-sections…whatever your name for this trend it's big and getting bigger! This tree inspired rug was spotted on BLTD. A trend that crosses all mediums of design…spotted – Bark inspired footwear! Found on Design Scene. — Continue reading

Welcome Back W Magazine

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Welcome Back W Magazine

The new September issue of W Magazine and with it's new editor Stefano Tonchi seems to have begun a re-emergence or rebirth of the magazine itself after what seems to have been months of emptiness or nonexistence. It's as if our first signs of the cooling of Fall have been — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

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

Modern essentials and things that are sure to max out my credit limit. Felt Chairs? I know for sure that the DMV, impromptu board meetings, and awkward Thanksgiving dinners would have been a whole lot better if the chairs were felt. One will not be enough… admired on bltd. I — Continue reading

Contemporary Textiles

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
Contemporary Textiles

Anne Kyyro Quinn is one of Britain's leading manufacturer of hand-crafted interior textiles. Known for their contemporary and sculptural patterns, the textiles are bold, rich, and textural.  The designs are inspired by organic shapes and the inherent beauty in natural materials.                     Photos from Anne Kyyro Quin and Contemporist

Lens Quencher

Categories: DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Lens Quencher

Saw this over at BTLD and had to share. How many of our photog-nerds have been missing this in their lives?!    My only complaint is that it's not a Nikon lens. Learn more and buy it here.

Artist Designed Mini-Golf a new fad?

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Kids + Baby, News + Events + Contests
Artist Designed Mini-Golf a new fad?

Through September 16, the Salt Lake Art Center boasts 19 holes of indoor mini golf – a great way to beat the heat. Club sizes come in mini through tall adult and you can pick any golf ball color you would like, they have a rainbow of choices. 19 artists — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends
2Modern Design Brief

Roundin' up some mention-ables for your viewing pleasure.   Been spotting spectacular swimming vessels in the last few weeks.. Aquatic design is my new favorite obsession…I was wondering what my next one would be… architects: Guz Architects. Link courtesy of Contemporist. Graphics on food packaging has also been sparking my — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel
2Modern Design Brief

Design bliss and other notables… I am a fan of the W chain of hotels. This is not an endorsement of this brand but I say with confidence that I am never disappointed with a visit to these hotels. Their marketing and design team simply match my personal taste in — Continue reading

Did you know that LACMA actually stands for “Lame Artists Create Most Art”?

Categories: Art + Graphics, DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends, News + Events + Contests
Did you know that LACMA actually stands for “Lame Artists Create Most Art”?

Rainn Wilson, known best as Dwight on The Office, took over the Twitter feed of LACMA for a project titled “I HATE LACMA,” offering his personal list of “many, many reasons why never to go to LACMA.” Rainn Wilson is one of the most followed celebrities on Twitter and LACMA is — Continue reading

An old one but a good one

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
An old one but a good one

Pashley Cycles Light weight, faster, carbon fiber are all good things in their proper place. If you aren't putting in the long miles in preparation for the Spring Classics or the Tour de France and are genuinely in love with all things bicycle you might consider taking a look at — Continue reading

On the white path again

Categories: Fashion + Trends
On the white path again

Roland Bello  photographs still life, food, interiors and fashion. The pictures in this post represent only a small portion of his work and style. For more Roland Bello   These pictures in the white scheme stand for simplicity,purity and quietness. White is one of the colors found in the minimalism palette. — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends
2Modern Design Brief

Knockouts and standouts…I continue to be amazed at the amount of eye candy out there on this here crazy world wide web…   oh la la..yes please… with every (minima)last detail! thank you for that Whorange… I fell in love with this today. I can't really explain why… It's not — Continue reading

2Modern Design Brief

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Sustainability
2Modern Design Brief

Places to get lost…vintage stores to covet. When I was little my mom used to drag me around every furniture store she could get her hands on while visiting LA. I recently met a very nice someone who turned me on…to this peaceful pastime once again…Funny how the things my — Continue reading

“Red has never looked so right”

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects
“Red has never looked so right”

The Givenchy 2010 Fall Campaign has received a lot of buzz in the fashion industry. The invigorating red that pervaded the campaign's palate got the same amount of attention from the media as the transsexual model in the ad! In a season full of neutral colors, the media responded positively. — Continue reading

Tribble Trouble.

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends
Tribble Trouble.

I'm not really a Star Trek nerd, but this is such a cool poster that I had to share. It has brilliant layout, illustrations and amazing overall design. Also, the Tribbles episode is the only episode I remembering watching with my Grandfather as a kid. I'm sure I'm not appreciating — Continue reading

Note

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Local + Travel, Modern Decor + Objects
Note

I love this brilliant concept and design by Scholz & Friends for Panasonic's Note ear buds. Clever and simple. Via Lovely Packages

MODERN + RUSTIC + HANDMADE = BLISS by Carol VanderKloot

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, DIY + How To, Fashion + Trends, Kids + Baby, Modern Decor + Objects
MODERN + RUSTIC + HANDMADE = BLISS  by Carol VanderKloot

Don't say you didn't hear it first from 2modern, as the sign isn’t even up yet. Here in Stone Ridge, a mere 120 minutes north of the Big Apple, they do modern and they do it well. Now open weekends and by appointment, presenting: the Rural Modernist Studio. This gem of a — Continue reading

IQ haus

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
IQ haus

The IQ haus, Contemporary Pre-Fab homes by DNA European Design Studio was introduced at the Dwell on Design event in Los Angeles last month.  The structures use no wood and are designed and engineered of recycled materials, making it "earth-friendly" and allow users to add cells at a later time — Continue reading

Sleepy?

Categories: Fashion + Trends, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Sleepy?

I must admit-I LOVE to sleep! I am one of those people who can fall asleep anywhere at anytime.  This little-known fact is what has inspired me to look into modern ways to sleep. Humans sleep approximately 30% of their life!  Maly bed by Ligne Roset            I love — Continue reading

Digital Podge

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Digital Podge

I've been swimming in boring corporate web design for the last few weeks. So I had to take a break and look at some visually refreshing sites that cured the numbness in my brain (and soul)! I came across a site that smacked me in the face with it's illustrations — Continue reading