Archive | December, 2011

Hot for Hot Chocolate Spoons

You forgot a gift for who? No one, actually, since you can pull together this Hot Chocolate Spoon DIY in a flash! Your gifts are already wrapped? Well then, invite a couple of friends over to celebrate the season with the most baller hot chocolate setup they’ve ever seen. The ingredients are sweet, the setup is simple, and the cleanup is finger-lickin’ good.

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What Susan is Loving Right Now

With only two days left to get your orders in time for holiday shipping, why not take one last look at what our staff is wishing for? For this final holiday edition of Employee Picks, I caught up …

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Chronicle Books Visits ModCloth for an Old-Fashioned Book Fair

Remember when you were a kid and the book fair came to school? You waited eagerly until it was your grade’s turn to check out all of the shiny new books, and  were even given a few dollars stuffed into …

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Naturally Neutral for Winter

In this inspiring ensemble, blogger Ashley of Fancy Fine expertly pairs wintry layers with light and airy neutrals for an outfit that’s warm and cozy without weighing you down. I love the combination of a swingy dress with a more …

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Style Soundtrack: Oh Snow Lovely

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Winter welcomes many wonders, but one of my favorites has always been gazing out the window, watching the snowflakes swirl around and fall onto the street below — you know, that ‘inside a snow globe’ …

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How-to: A Two-Ingredient Patina Aging Solution

DIY patina tutorial

DIY patina tutorial

Skip harsh chemicals or solutions if you’re looking to give a piece of metal a beautiful verdigris tint. All you need is apple cider vinegar and non-iodized salt, both of which can easily be found at almost any market!

This …

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Let It Be-dazzle: Enid Collins Purses


Enid in her studio. Image via Enid Collins

Vintage lovers in search of the perfect purse, meet Enid Collins. Her family-run bag business was all the rage in the late 1950s through the early 1970s, and her wonderfully whimsical …

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What ModEmployee Sam is Loving Right Now

With only a handful of days remaining to gather your holiday gifts, why not take a look at what our stylish ModEmployees are wishing for? I stopped by the desk of Sam, who gave me the lowdown on what …

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Make the Cut Contest Winners

Our first ever design contest was a smashing success, and we have you to thank for it! We received thousands of your superb sketches, and you diligently voted for all your faves on Facebook. Now, it’s time to announce the …

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Meet the ModDog: Hank

Name: Hank
Age: 4 months
Breed:
Australian Cattle Dog

“I’ve had Hank since early October when my boyfriend, Forest, gave him to me as a birthday present” says ModStylist Amy. “We met Hank’s brother, Max, before we got him. …

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