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.

Author Archive | Jenn

Illustration Crush du Jour: Victoria Riches

FrouFrouu by Victoria Riches

Image: FrouFrouu

Don’t get me wrong — I love me some Danny Roberts, but when it comes to picking a favorite style blogger illustrator, it’s got to be Brit fashion student Victoria Riches. This Kingston undergrad has painted …

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Pencil This In: Dalton Ghetti’s Awesome Graphite Art

Graphite smudges and writing-induced hand cramps feel increasingly foreign as computers replace pencils in the classroom and workplace, but artist Dalton Ghetti‘s jaw-dropping sculptures prove that pencils are anything but obsolete. The Brazilian-American carpenter has carved his mini graphite …

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Strike A Rose

London’s skies may be perennially grey, but the outfits at London’s Pure tradeshow were anything but. Our buyers loved this attendee’s highlighter-bright floral dress and adorable chestnut colored boots!

What would you wear to a tradeshow?…

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We Can’t Stop Talking About… A Collection a Day

Photo: A Collection A Day

I always thought my childhood bookmark collection was pretty impressive until I ran into A Collection a Day. Created by San Franciscan artist Lisa Congdon, this daily blog features either a photograph or drawing of some sort of collection. …

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Cinnamon-Sugar Baked Doughnuts

Now, we’re not one to play favorites, especially at work, but if we were — theoretically, of course — ModCloth Interaction Designer Netta would be at the top of our list for bringing homemade cinnamon-sugar doughnuts to the office last …

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Parisian Style from the Streets of New York

Sometimes, mixing styles doesn’t have to be as obvious as clashing prints or colors. We first stopped Paris native Stephanie in New York because of her pretty purple dress-and-cardi combo, and then noticed her fantastically slick, futuristic heels. We love …

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Style, from the Other Side of the World

Australian Style Blogger Autilia

Photo: Autilia

Summer’s out full force here in Pittsburgh, and when you spend the mornings slathering on sunscreen and the evenings standing in front of your open fridge, it’s easy to forget it’s winter elsewhere. So here’s a shout-out to …

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Who Do You Write Like?

Fancy yourself the next Hemingway? See if it’s true by dropping an excerpt of your writing into I Write Like, a website that analyzes your writing and generates your famous literary match. If your results say you’re channeling Dan …

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She & Him Steal Our Hearts Again

Domino Records only uploaded the music video to She & Him’s latest single, “Thieves,” on Monday, but it’s safe to say it’s already run off with our hearts. With its mini Zooey and M. Ward, this video may be their …

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The Sketchbook Project

Always drawing in your notebooks? Join the club. Or, rather, join The Sketchbook Project, a traveling art exhibit that will showcase thousands of submitted sketchbooks in galleries and museums across the country, before cataloging them in the Brooklyn Art Library’s …

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’50s Days of Summer

Some say summer is loveliest on the West Coast, while others maintain that this season is best enjoyed in the East, or the South, or Midwest. We’d argue that summer is the most breathtaking when …

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She Said, He Said: Meet Lauren & Tokyo

We always love hearing what our readers have to say, but who knew we could be in the happy position of hearing you guys sing as well! A few weeks ago, 20-year-old Ontario ModCloth fan Lauren Campbell sent some of …

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Look Twice: This Street Style Is All About the Details

Our lead photographer, Danielle, snapped this shot of online studio-shop Patternity‘s Anna during ModCloth’s recent trip to Renegade Brooklyn, and we can certainly see why. We love this visiting Londoner’s quirky and casual outfit, and our eyes seem …

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Orange Crush

Leave it to Texas style blogger Jessica to make wearing the oft-feared orange look effortless. The vintage-lovin’ Houstonian shows off some major layering skills by throwing on a crochet shrug vest over her ruffled, Creamsicle-colored dress, and …

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