About Jenn

Jenn's first career aspiration was to be a dinosaur. After her kindergarten teacher informed her that couldn't happen, she decided she would be the next best thing: a writer. Aside from writing, Jenn loves chambray shirts, all cacti, and good typography.

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The Latest Looks from Our British Designers

Learn more about each item: Petit Fours Glacés Dress, Quaint of the Art Dress, Impressing the Gals Coat, Pretty in Pastels Dress, Gallop with Glamour Dress, Flash of Feathers Dress, Paddington Station Coat, Sweetest

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The Best Pac-Man Game Ever

Doo deet doo da doo doo doo! If you share our dorky weakness for classic arcade games, you’ll love French-Swiss artist Guillame Reymond’s Pac-Man Stop Animation. Shot in Switzerland’s Trafo Cinema, this giant game was simulated by “111 human …

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Escape Art: Lissy Elle’s “Get Back in Your Book”


We all know how hard it can be to pull ourselves away from an engrossing book, so it makes sense that trying to escape from one is all the harder! Canadian photographer Lissy Elle captures the supposed runaway attempts of …

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New York Fashion Week’s Snappiest Shoes

If we’ve learned anything this Fashion Week, it’s that there are many braver than we when it comes to wearing heels. Still, for every wicked pair of wedges or skyscraper-high stilettos, we found a set of equally fabulous flat-soled …

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Say Hello to Our New Blog!

Hey, readers!

As you can see, the ModCloth Blog has a brand new look! When we started planning this redesign over the summer, we knew we wanted to make the blog easier for you to navigate, share, and interact with …

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Picture This: An Outfit Site… Without Pictures

Who says an outfit post has to include pictures? At The Considered Ensemble, people from all over the world share what they’re wearing with text only. This words-only archive tries to offer a “new kind of appreciation for clothing …

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Spring into Fall with Pastels (Yes, Pastels!)

Spring is long past, but that doesn’t mean pastels are done for too. I love how Indonesian style blogger Marla Singer of Versicle paired her soft orange blouse with a boldly patterned skirt and bright wedges, especially …

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Style Glossary: Cascade Collar

If there was ever a collar style to fall for, it’s the cascade collar. This fluttery collar style is pretty easy to pinpoint, but if you must know, a cascade collar is a circular-cut ruffle that is attached to …

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Head in the Clouds

Forget a pony, we want a pet cloud! In his photo series “Pet Cloud,” New York photographer Michael Casker indulges our imaginations by showing what a typical day with your pet cloud could be like.…

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Artist to Watch: Caitlin Pasko of Lacrymosa

If you’re anything like us, your heart skipped a beat once you heard Caitlin Pasko of Lacrymosa‘s airy, lilting voice on our exclusive playlist with Family Records. It was love at first note, and near-idol worship once we …

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Leather Forecast

As far as trends go, leather shorts is one of this year’s surprising breakout stars. I’ve always been slightly wary of black leather skirts and shorts (there’s a fine line between seriously cool and flat-out dominatrix), but …

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Short Cuts

Photo: Vanessa Jackman

After a brief, disastrous foray into short hair during college, I’ve clung to long hair like a life raft. Street spotted girls like Luxembourger Anne-Catherine, however, are seriously convincing me to give cropped cuts another go. …

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We Can’t Stop Talking About… Ginette Lapalme

If you’ve ever dreamed about the impossibility of inanimate objects coming to life, then look no further than Toronto artist Ginette Lapalme’s work. Playful, trippy, and soaked in color, her cartoon-inspired pieces are hard to stop …

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