About Erin

Erin is our resident California girl with a love for everything vintage. She’s the creative force behind Calivintage.com and she’s joined the ModCloth blog team to share her passion for vintage-inspired style, cycling adventures, and silly hats!

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Make the Cut: Transforming Your Retro Honor Roll Sketches Into a Reality

After the recent launch of our Make the Cut: Retro Honor Roll designs, we met the winning designers and got a look at the inspiration behind their newly launched designs. Today we’re catching up with our Head of Private Label, Jena, to ask her about the process of transforming your winning illustrations from sketches to reality.

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Street Style: Floral Friends

Shana of Corey Lynn Calter stopped by to visit our HQ and chat about the label’s Fall 2012 collection! We love the way her yellow floral skirt complements ModEmployee Turi’s bright vintage dress.

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Heartbreak Karaoke: A WORN Nail Tutorial

We love it when two of our favorite interests collide, as was the case when we discovered this adorable nail art tutorial by WORN Journal.

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Feline Fine: Kitty Knickknacks for your Inner Cat Lady

There’s no denying it, I’ve officially become a crazy cat lady. And if you’re anything like me, then you’ll be happy to know that I have scoured the web in search of plenty of cat-tastic accessories to add to your ever expanding cat collection.

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Geek Icon: Delia Derbyshire, Electronic Music Extraordinaire

In celebration of all things geek this week, we’re profiling the effortless style and technical talent of Delia Derbyshire, best known as one of the masterminds behind the theme song for the BBC cult favorite Doctor Who.

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Sun Fun: Get Your DIY On with Embellished Sunglasses

After spotting sugary sweet embellished sunglasses in the latest issue of Lula and other magazines, we decided to pull out the glue gun and try our hand at making our own custom-decorated specs.

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Pony Up: 3 Chic Ponytail Tutorials for a Cool Summer

It’s easy to dismiss the ponytail as little more than a lazy solution to sweltering summers, or a last resort for bad hair days. We’re here to convince you otherwise, and show you the infinite possibilities the simple pony holds!

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Street Style: Put It In Neutral

Looking for ways to freshen up a simple summer style? A subtle mix of textures with a sneaky peek of neon really elevate the look of these easy basics.

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Sporty Style: 7 Inspiring Women Olympians from Decades Past

If you can believe it, in just a few shorts weeks we’ll be celebrating the arrival of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. We thought we’d get a head start in the inspiration department by sharing some of our favorite vintage snapshots of awe-inducing female Olympians.

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Page Turners: Swoon-worthy Tropical Style from Lula No. 14

There is nothing more special than the moment the latest Lula magazine arrives on your doorstep. And with summer in full swing, we can’t help but dream of tropical beach locales as we admire this artful editorial — the aptly titled “I Will Wait for You There” — from Lula issue 14.

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