About Hannah

"Q: Where do cantaloupes go for the summer? A: John Cougar Mellon Camp!" From that joke you can surmise a few things about Hannah -- she loves a good pun, she delights in irreverence, and red peppers are her vegetable of choice. How does one figure out Hannah loves red peppers from that joke? Hmm, that's top secret. Hannah also adores outdoor activities, arts & crafts, reading, and being abroad.

Author Archive | Hannah

Purdy as 1930

It looks as though Rachel, who has posted this photo on Lookbook, has taken 1930′s style and stuck it in a blender with modern day sassiness.  What comes out is a frothy, delicious mix of fashions.  The period-style hat, …

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Top Ten Terrible Pick-Up Lines

(Image Above: from http://lavendercastle.com)

We’ve all heard the line, “I lost my number, can I have yours?”  This is all good and well (by which I mean forehead-slapping bad), but there are far more creative ways to be unsuccessful. …

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Easy as One, Two, Three

Simple, yet stylish.  Agathe Bjørnsdatter who writes the blog Style Bytes has created a great look with three basic pieces.  Though I really like her sleek black jacket, I’m most drawn to the skirt.  More specifically to its exposed front …

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Discovering the Best of Bohemia's Biggest City

(Image Above: Mala Strana Dress, Merchant of Venice Belt, Danish Pastry Sandals, Hundred Spires Earrings, Art Nouveau Necklace)

By Guest Blogger ModCloth gal Jen Giarrusso
Edited by Hannah

Since Prague opened its doors to the world …

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Discovering the Best of Bohemia’s Biggest City

(Image Above: Mala Strana Dress, Merchant of Venice Belt, Danish Pastry Sandals, Hundred Spires Earrings, Art Nouveau Necklace)

By Guest Blogger ModCloth gal Jen Giarrusso
Edited by Hannah

Since Prague opened its doors to the world …

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Announcing: The Terrific Transformations Contest!

Exciting things have been blooming here at ModCloth! We’ve undergone a change that’s absolutely inspiring.  (Our new site, in case you couldn’t guess.)  We’re so enthused with our transformation, that we’ve decided to create a new contest in celebration of …

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The Top Ten Quotes About Change

(Image Above: Doring Kindersley/Getty Images found at HowStuffWorks.com)

Does something look different around here?  Surely, you’ve noticed.  Something has changed.  Guess what it is…  No, we didn’t get a haircut.  No, we’re not wearing a new perfume either.  …

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Top Ten Pieces of Street Art

(Image Above: Banksy’s “Maid” www.banksy.co.uk.  Photo Courtesy of Noirstudios.com )

Plenty of “street art” is unappealing.  Almost all of it is controversial.  And, pretty much none of it is conventional.  Though the term street art may bring to mind …

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Back in the Seattle Again – Travel Bug Trip

You may not be able to travel to Oz, but you CAN go to the Emerald City, also known as Seattle.  This moniker may make you think of wizards and soaring palaces, but Seattle is not home to these fantastic …

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The Top Ten Animals You'd Like to Own but Probably Can't Have

Photo courtesy of Flickr user Suneko

When I was little, I wanted a pony.  And a monkey.  Oh, and above all, a pet unicorn.  Maybe they could sleep on my floor.  We’d go for long walks by the river.  We’d …

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The Top Ten Animals You’d Like to Own but Probably Can’t Have

Photo courtesy of Flickr user Suneko

When I was little, I wanted a pony.  And a monkey.  Oh, and above all, a pet unicorn.  Maybe they could sleep on my floor.  We’d go for long walks by the river.  We’d …

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The Top Ten Types of Cool Abodes

Image Courtesy of Flickr User Jsome1

1.  Troglodyte DwellingsContrary to common belief, these are not dinosaur homes.  They are cliff dwellings.

2.  Houseboat.   Surely, life is but a dream living in one of these, even if you

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Outfit of the Week: An Enlightening Outfit

The moment I set eyes upon the Shocking Shirt, I felt a magnetic energy in the air.  I looked at it.  It looked at me.  It was love at first sight! I hadn’t felt that electrifying feeling since one …

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Penguins, Pirates, Ahoy! Welcome To Pittsburgh.

Photo courtesy of Wikipedia User:Derek.Cashman

CHOMP.  You’ve been bitten by the travel bug!  Quick, somebody call the doctor – we need a diagnosis!

Ten Minutes Later…

Okay, examination finished.  The result?  A benign infection.  Only side effect?  Well, pretty soon …

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