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Jovanti Life Neon Blue Tshirt

Jovanti Life Neon Blue Tshirt click on me to go to my site Needless to say that your guy has to look as good as you do.  Okay, so he has everything a man could desire or he's clueless.  Here you go, one down and many to go.  It's a win-win.  A tshirt, to go with vintage jeans you go him and he will wear it cos...

Copper Phone

Copper Phone click on me to go to my siteOh my, this one is priceless.  One again old-school with a modern touch.  It's a land line which is a thing of the past, but oh so gorgeous.  I would get a land-line again just so that I can plug this baby in.  It's an iconic British telephone circa 1967.  The dial has push buttons. A redial button is a new add as well.  Plugs into the standard land line socket. Makes a thoughtful and affordable housewarming gift....

Brass Watering Can

Brass Watering Can click on me to go to my site Old school tradition with clean lines and curves.  Keeping it modern and sexy.   A High-end but low key piece making a loving and caring joy, feel a heightened selfish pleasure, as this is purely for yourself and no-one else. We all deserve small and affordable pleasures as life will be very boring otherwise.  Your plants will pay you back with a mass of greenery and soft scents floating in the room. A true treat for you.  Happy holidays. ...

Kimono style top

Kimono Style Top click on me to go to my site It's flowing ends give it movement and life. It's simple lines make is timeless. An outfit both girly and simple. Gorgeous flow - comfortable and upscale. This classic cut top will make any black bottom party-worthy. The music is raving, the champagne is flowing and good wishes are in the air. Your sophisticated new top is making eyes follow you - making for a memorable evening. ...

Carafe with Stopper

Carafe with Stopper click on me to go to my site Simple and sophisticated. This would make any table setting, whether formal or casual, well finished. Serve water or wine, Margerita or Sangria. Drink in great style with minimal effort while saving your pennies for great Holiday gifts for you and your family and friends. For the healthy, merry, young and old - always stylish. Drink up there is plenty more where that came from. With this soft price you can get one for each drink of your fancy. Cheers, I'm running a little late, will be over soon....

Designer Black Leather Backpack

Black Genuine Leather Backpack click on me to go to my site An elegant genuine, black leather backpack. A gorgeous and stylish way to keep organized. From iPad, magazine, lipstick, foundation, cellphone or moola. All the necessaties a girl needs, to mention a few. Leaving you handsfree to finish eating that ice-cream for breakfast. Anyhow, it transitions well from the office to a night at the bar with friends. Oh come on, go and meet your friends and skip gym. Exercising the mind is as important as exercising the body. Cheers, anyhow they come in light, 96 calories. Enjoy already....

Calvin Klein – Get This Look

Calvin Klein Get This Look https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-CSdrmdG2c click on the me to go to my site Pinstriped Jacket with a clean, simple look for office to the evening. Very sophisticated with minimal effort. Elegant long coat without the high cost. So pro looking. Works well during the week all the way to the week-end. Black goes with everything. Looks modern and sleek. A modern take on the Oxford and Mary-Jane shoe. Boarding School turned office. Flat and comfortable. Tradition with a twist. This shoe will go with pants, short or long skirt or dress. A great all around shoe....

Power Sexy Strappy High Heels

Power Sexy Strappy High Heels click on me to go to my site Being a girl it hard work. Guys have no clue how much we bear during the day with all aspects of being a girl. An affordable, faux suede shoe with a 4.5" heel, which comes in black, olive or nude, my new favourite color. The straps definitely add an element of sophistication. The outer cover gives you lots of hold, making it worth working these power high heels, for your own feeling of accomplishment, before anything else. Whatever comes after that is simply, a bonus. A sly smile, the drooling office geek, a lunch invitation or a peak from the boss. This one is a power shoe for the office while taking you into the evening, as a sexy shoe for dinner, or if you can bear it, dancing. Nothing much needs to be said here. I am woman, hear me roar. ...

The Girl on the Train Hardcover

The Girl on the Train Hardcover click on me to go to my site So, the long anticipated week-end has finally arrived. Some excitement never hurt anyone. There is something exciting about reading and old-fashioned hardcover. It is however available in softcover and digital. This down to earth thriller kept me awake at night. I couldn't put it down. The best part, for me, is that the book is set in the suburbs of London. Not living there makes it more exciting I guess. This seemingly ordinary tale takes an unexpected turn. Finished it, love it. So the other night I got super excited when I saw that the movie was coming out. I heard that the movie is filmed in the USA, but that doesn't put me off one bit. Now released. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5yk-HGqKmM They say anticipation is half the fun. It's been out for a week. I'm finally going to watch it. Girls night out sounds perfect. Stay out of the shadows. ...

Black Faux Fur Trimmed Jacket

Faux Fur Trimmed Jacket click on me to go to my site Every season, you have an item that you just love. It works well with everything. I think this is going one of those items this winter. It has, faux fur trim, giving it a super-sexy look. A little girly, and a lot of mischief. The black jacket has long slimming elastic sleeves a shell of 100% polyurethane and 3% spandex, with 100% viscose backing. The beauty is that you can machine cold wash it. This is not the item that will perhaps last, more than a season, but it will give you lots of wear, freshness and edgy look. It's super affordable and way worth the compliments. For this sexy jacket simply click on the photograph and it will take you straight to the site to buy. Slip on the rock n' roll looking jacket and meet that special guy. Compliment guaranteed. ;)  ...

Gray Sweater / Sleeve Tie Detail

Sweater / Sleeve Tie Detail click on me to go to my site Get the Chanel look, for a fraction of the cost. Video on Chanel Fall-Winter 2016/17 Haute Couture CHANEL Show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OW07pvev4Ts Chanel inspiring look at an affordable price point. Fantastic color. Love this one goes with black, gray, of course, ohhhh and nude/putty goes very nicely. Good looking, of course, and clearly warm and snuggly. Looks super comfortable look with solid looks good for the work enviroment. Great with palazzos, heavy maxi skirt for the office, or faded, long wide jeans or skinny jeans, for the week-end. Transitions well from office meeting to an evening with friends and beer. With a beautiful round neck. This helps for indoor so it doesn't get too warm. When you step outside just throw a scarf on. They offer free shipping for orders over $50. Snap at it. Click on the photograph to go straight to the website to buy. Enjoy the limelight. ;)...

Vintage Wooden Deluxe Scrabble Set

Vintage Wooden Scrabble click on me to go to my site Most relevantly, a visually pleasing deluxe vintage Scrabble board is as classic as it gets. A Scrabble board-game, warm fire, snacks and wine. Getting the family away from wi-fi for a few hours, Bonding with laughs and giggles not to mention a little competition. This gorgeous Vintage Deluxe Scrabble Set is the way to go. Been 50% larger helps the older folk to keep up. The old-time craftsmanship with wood and metal makes it an ornament in itself. It's large at 26. sq" and 3" high. What a gorgeous gift for that someone who has everything. You may even get an invite to a personal challenge. Can I please have some marshmallows. It helps me think, don't mind the causing of fumes. Kids, are you ready? Ohhhh...

Pump Loafer

Pump Loafer click on me to go to my site So swanky, phenomenal for the office. Great power shoe with a twist on tradition. Looks very Mozart who was everything but, traditional. Once again keeping it interesting and young. Any age group can pull this off with the right attitude. The block heel makes it comfortable to wear all day long at the office and a touch of shimmer takes it to the edge. No-one will question your dress sensibility with this one. Strong and good looking. The heel is 2.25" tall which can easily be handled by most. Smiling at how affordable this shoe is. A high-end look for the everyday pocket. That's the name of the game. Looking put together, mixing and matching expensive with affordable. Click on the photograph to go straight to the shoes website. Time to talk those babies off my office desk and head down to the local bar to meet my friends for a Silver Fizz Cocktail to match my shoes. Cheers twinkle toes. ;) ...

Crinkled Ruffled Dress

Crinkled Ruffled Dress click on me to go to my site Grab it while you can. This one should go quickly. A fresh, affordable long, military green, Victorian styled dress, to be used at the storms of celebrations that you have to attend. From Thanksgiving to New Years, make that Valentines. Always looking polished with a rock-n-roll edge. Working in the new spiffy dress while handing in that huge project that your boss was expecting tomorrow. While wiping the smile off your face, you slip the old faded jeans on, under the dress, to meet friends for dinner after work. Letting your hair down in the elevator and calmly putting on some red, saucy lipstick while blowing yourself a kiss. "Hi guys, yes a double vodka with litchi juice please". Looking good till you jump in the shower at the end of the day - is a must. Enjoy the drink....

Skinny Jeans

Skinny Jeans click on me to go to my site Always gives a young look, no matter what age the wearer. Love the fresh feeling of skinny jeans, and you don't have to be skinny to wear them. I'm certainly not. You can pull it off with some smoke and mirrors. Buy a larger size than you would normally get for yourself, maybe even 2 bigger. Try out and see which one works best for you. If it's not too huggy, huggy it seems to be more forgiving and the best part is that it will probably make you look skinnier, than your favorite pants. Work it girl. ...

Industrial Mirrored Cocktail Table

Industrial Mirrored Table click on me to go to my site A mirrored look with gorgeous simple legs giving it a polished feel will benefit any interior, work or home. It's old Hollywood, without the drama. This particular one is a little lower, but can also have it's uses for a magazine stand, or end table, even at the side of your bed, with extra space. Believe it or not, it doesn't have to be expensive to be attainable. Sometimes we don't want it to hang around for too long, and we don't feel bad if we are done with it after a few years. You will not believe who has this item. It's high-end look for not so many bucks. I have seen this style in expensive store, but no more. Click on the photo to go to the source, enjoy. ...

Marble Covered Platter

Marble Covered Platter click on me to go to my site For the warmer months of sun and swimming cheese is the obvious choice, but fruit can used or those leftovers meats added with crackers and grapes oh so elegantly presented. Easy to keep your guests helping themselves while you put the fresh flowers they just gave you in a old favorite vase. Dimensions: 9"tall x diameter of 9.75" Can be mailed to you. Just click on the photograph to go straight to the source. What time shall we be over?...

Welcome to The Modern Being

See it, want it, buy it. Welcome to TheModernBeing. Vana studied Building & Architecture in South Africa, with experience in Retail Design, and later studied Graphic Design in the USA. She would naturally love to page through magazines always keeping up with the latest styles in fashion, home, architecture and the original meaning of industrial design. Surfing the web only to discover many modern clothes and lifestyle objects that she was unable to buy. So, she decided to make it easier and created a blog where you could see it, want it and buy it hence, TheModernBeing.com, the blog that takes you straight to the source, letting you buy it easily. We hope that you will have as much fun as we are, discovering these gorgeous items and obtaining them if you so desire. Fabulous for you, your home and lifestyle. Let us find the modern items for you. Voila, TheModernBeing. Click The Modern Being on top, t go to the Homepage....