Archive | June, 2010

Gotham Thrifter

Who: Gotham Hipster

What: Thrifted atomic pattern skirt

Where:
Second Time Around Thrift Store, 28 Exchange St., Portland, ME

How Much:
$15

When I Use It:
What I love about this skirt is that even though it has an eccentric …

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Name It and Win It: Roadtrip Edition Day 1 in New York City!

Pack the car, fill the gas tank, and rev the engine for a “Mod” journey across the USA! ModCloth’s Name It and Win It contest is taking a road trip. Today through Friday, June 11th, we’ll be featuring a different …

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Meet Marcos

Meet Marcos, our multi-talented Software Architect and Operations Research Analyst!

Name: Marcos
Hometown: Madrid, Spain and Manila, Philippines
Favorite food: Fresh coconuts
Earliest memory: Racing around on my plastic tricycle on the rooftop of my grandmother’s home in …

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ModCloth’s Guide for the Blushing Bride

The flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and love is in the air. I’m talking about wedding season, of course! Welcome to ModCloth’s brides survival guide to stepping out in style, whether you’re a guest, a bridesmaid, or even …

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Top Ten Artworks Made from Food

Felix Gonzalez-Torres

Photo: Hop Studios

10. Felix Gonzalez-Torres’ Untitled (Portrait of Ross). An interesting metaphor for the struggle Gonzalez-Torres’ partner had with AIDS, this piece involved visitors by asking them to take a piece of the candy that created the exhibit.

Jean Paul Gaultier

Photo:

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A Sunny Guide to Finding Your Perfect Frames

When the public pools begin to open, it’s a sure sign that summer is in full effect. Brightly shining sun means plenty of open toes, bare shoulders, and the opportunity to show off your favorite warm weather accessory — a …

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Outfit of the Week: Away in Austin

I spent a few days in Texas’ lovely state capital over the holiday weekend, and the Scavenger Hunt Dress was by far the best item I brought on the trip! The weather in Austin was a lot hotter than I …

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Today is Blogger of the Moment’s One Year Anniversary!

Today marks one year since our first Blogger of the Moment feature! Featuring fashion bloggers is incredibly important to us at ModCloth. When Susan started ModCloth eight years ago in her college dorm room, she had no experience in …

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5 Lit Blogs for Every Occasion

Unlike elementary school, no one’s there to hand you a list of recommended summer reads when you hit adulthood. But don’t worry, you aren’t destined to lurk aimlessly through the vast bookstore aisles without a clue. We’ve compiled a list …

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Ancient Industries

If you never make it out to the museum as much as you’d like, then consider Ancient Industries your weekly history fix. This sparse but smart little blog posts images of cultural artifacts from Western history, and then classifies the …

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Blogger of the Moment: Lulu Letty

I don’t know where to begin describing the amazing Maria of Lulu Letty! She has such a distinct style—I feel like she could be a character from a Jane Austen novel, a rebellious young lady wearing pants and refusing …

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Picture This! Diana Camera Contest Winner

You snapped the shots, developed the film, uploaded your Diana Camera pictures to our Flickr group, and welcomed us into your worlds through your photographs. We loved these little glimpses through your lenses so much that we’re sad to …

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