Lighting is a way of setting off the atmosphere of a room and can have an impact on your mood. Interesting lighting designs can throw light across the room in new and unusual ways giving your room the wow factor. The following are lighting designers that invented truly iconic lighting. Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni [...]
Decor & Accessories
Decorating accents and accessories for the contemporary modern home. Decor ideas for kitchens, bathrooms, bedrooms, living rooms and more.
The Patterned Double Stack Hanging Pendant Lamp- designed by Jennifer Sitko, features vintage fabrics turned into a collection of modern lighting. Pedant lights are perfect for the dining room, bedroom, hall or any other space that needs dramatic lighting. The collection of pendant lamps were designed specifically for 2Modern and are available in multiple fabric [...]
Skram’s Lineground Collection of modern decor is clean and features geometric shapes that accent the home. The Lineground Round Mirror is a unique hand-crafted mirror made out of stack-laminated timber and designed by A. Jacob Marks. This round modern mirror is stunningly beautiful with it’s overlapping timber panels and tear shaped glass mirror. Available at [...]
New Zealand-based designer David Trubridge, is know for his geometric shaped lighting. His eco-friendly lighting designs dynamic, airy, and the perfect addition to any modern home. His work is based upon simplicity and low impact, using natural materials and processes, and leaving a delicate footprint. This modern lighting is available at 2modern.com.
Kitchen enamelware has become very popular in recent years. The clean, simplistic look of these accessories is seen everywhere – though why and what are its advantages? Chef Factor The number of online cooking TV programs and celebrity chefs means we are being subjected to more and more chef’s kitchens and stylish TV sets. This [...]
Telling time with this abstract design wall clock from Nuevo is a breeze. The cold clock is an alternative to traditional clocks, with a shape made up only of its numbers. It’s modern and abstract, creating a work on art on the wall matching any modern color scheme. The bold clock is $69 and sold [...]
The Dioscuri Table Lamp, created by Artemide, is a glowing ball of modern illumination. The minimalistic table lamp lighting design features a hand blown glass globe supported by a hidden base, etched white glass globe and adjustable on/off/dim switch. These modern designed lamps would look amazing on an end table or wall shelf for an elegant and [...]
Retro modern homes are always full of fun colors and modern contemporary patterns. One of the fastest ways to add texture into a room or accessorize a sofa, is with modern pillows. Throw pillows come in a variety of fabrics that can add in just the right texture or playfulness to a retro room. Here [...]
Candles create a calming effect in any environment and always look fabulous hanging from the wall. This Curve Wall Tealight Holder is created from sculpted stainless steel for a sleek look that compliments any modern decor. Hang separately or add a group of two large and two small for large wall coverage. These modern wall [...]