Halloween is just around the corner and we can’t help but get excited. It’s that one time of year we get to fill our houses with eerie décor and play pretend for a whole evening. But as fun as this holiday may be, it has developed quite the reputation for its dark and moody home décor – not to mention all the realistically terrifying costumes. Halloween can still be just as playful as any holiday…all it needs is a modern spin. Add a pop of white to your typical Halloween color combination of black and orange. Instead of carving a pumpkin, try painting a cool chevron design on it. Give … Continue reading Modern Halloween Decor
We’ve seen animal prints appearing year after year when fall approaches… Now it seems to be given a fresh new face by pairing with fun pastel pinks and bright sunny yellow hues. Maybe it’s because I’m South African at heart (or at the very least by birth…), but of all the animal prints out there, for me the leopard is by far the most sophisticated looking… and inspires many…from street style, to high end fashion and trendsetting home decor. This fun animalistic trend was “spotted” on the runways at fashion week, featured by designers like DKNY, Emilio Pucci, Kate Spade, Tom Ford and Burburry Prorsum. Here’s what we found inspiring……I’m … Continue reading Lovely Leopard
Nothing feels more like summer more than the county fair and cotton candy…we are relieved to see color palettes toning down from last year’s neon madness, to softer pastel and sorbet shades. Today we are loving the fairest of them all: Pastel Pink… Today’s lighter shades of pink are not just for baby girl’s nurseries, they can be found adorning modern tablescapes, adding a feminine edge to masculine styled shoes, adding a fresh touch to accessories and home decor. Add a wash of baby pink to blond hair, for those who dare! Best paired with other pastel shades, metallic gold, or neutrals like black and white of softer grays. Here’s … Continue reading Color Crush: Pastel Pink
Bold, graphic black and white is a timeless trend in decor, especially the Hollywood Regency style…this classic combination works well with so many accent colors…one of ModShop’s fav’s is Aqua. Here are some inspiring images showing how refreshing this fab color combination can be…and how you could achieve this look with some of our products.