Candles in glass boxes - perfect combination of cozy and contemporary. Using flameless/electric candles for this would be a good idea to not have to worry about melting wax oozing into the bottom of the glass box and onto the other decorative objects
'Good design is long-lasting. It avoids being fashionable and therefore never appears antiquated.' -Dieter Rams I love the general feel of this. And strive for our new apartment to exemplify this quote.