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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Prints Screen: Nab Our Pattern-rific Downloadable Wallpapers

If you can’t get enough of our new stylebook, Patterns at Play, then you’re in luck! We’re back with another set of free, downloadable wallpapers for your favorite tech tools.

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Sneak Peek: Let’s Play

Spring is in the air, and you know what that means — time for a seasonal refresh of our wardrobes and our on-site creative! Want a glimpse at what we’ve been working on for the weeks ahead? Go ahead, take a peek!

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Falling for the Dreamy Sounds of On An On

On An On band

We know “Manic Monday” is the unofficial theme song of Mondays, but sometimes you don’t need The Bangles reminding you of how stressful the start of the week is, amirite? For those of you looking for a calmer way to …

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Sneak Peek: Setting Sail into a New Month!

Wondering what we’ve been up to in the ModCloth photo studios? Here’s a sneak peek at what we’ve been working on, and what’s just around the bend for February… we hope you’re in the mood for a swim!

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3 Colorful, Beyond-easy DIYs for Your Work Space

If your work station is looking a little lackluster these days, then this trio of color-packed, ultra-easy desktop DIY ideas is for you. Just block off your next lunch break, make a run to the drugstore for your four supplies, and we’ll show you how to brighten your cube in 30 minutes flat.

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The Coloring Books You Even Didn’t Know You Needed

After a childhood spent scribbling in coloring books, you would think we’d seen it all, but design collective Team Art is here to prove us wrong. The Toronto art group’s hilarious and oh-so-timely coloring books are just what your inner child has been waiting for all these years, with themed books on everything from Parks & Rec to cats to — oh yes – ’90s Boy Bands.

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So Fresh & So Green

Lauren's winter mint outfit by ModCloth

As we try to shake off the winter doldrums, we find ourselves searching for ways to freshen up our cold-weather wardrobes. We loved the way Ohioan Lauren of the blog Someone Like You styled our Brunch Beautiful Dress, from her soft, wintry color palette to her cozy beret and practical, snow-stomping boots.

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Playback: ModCloth’s Year in Video

Already feeling nostalgic for 2012, too? Join us as we review our favorite moments in video from 2012. From the breathtakingly beautiful to laugh-out-loud bloopers, these are the magical moments we’re glad we caught on camera.

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Celebrate Good Times with Our Community-curated Party Playlist!

Call for Celebration Playlist

You’ve got a glam New Year’s outfit, a flawless hair and makeup plan, dazzling party decorations, and are ready to throw the New Year’s fete of a lifetime. Sounds like all you need now is the perfect party playlist. Luckily for you, your peers have compiled a 438-song strong playlist that will have you dancing and grooving until the clock strikes midnight.

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Gifts for Your Gadgets: The Complete Collection of Our Holiday 2012 Wallpapers

Earlier this week, we released our first-ever sets of downloadable digital wallpapers, and are pleased to present them in one big collection. Our crackerjack graphic designers crafted each set with lots of love, and hope that they make you and your gadgets glow with happiness this holiday season.

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Oh Yeah: More Free, Downloadable Holiday Wallpapers for Your Digital Devices!

Our mission this holiday season? To make you and your digital devices the best-dressed around!

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Free, Downloadable Holiday Wallpapers for Every Digital Device in Your Life

Our tinsel is strung, the wreaths are hung, and all that’s left is decking out our tech! When it comes to celebrating the holidays, we like to go all out, which is why we’ve crafted five festive sets of downloadable wallpapers for your digital devices.

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Quote of the Day: Gandhi on Changing the World

"Be the change you want to see in the world" - quote by Gandhi, designed by ModCloth

Inspired by the goodness you’ve shared with us in our current Book of the Month giveaway (which ends tonight, by the way!), we felt this classic quotation by Gandhi was the perfect choice for our latest Quote of the Day. Thanks to graphic designer Danielly for her artistic magic, and thank you all for your thoughtful tales of good works. Let’s raise a cheer for changing the world!

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‘Scruff Stuff: Mustachioed Marvels for Movember

Movember mustache items

Every November, the gentlemen of ModCloth compete in our Movember mustache-and-beard-growing contest to raise money for men’s health awareness organizations. So, to get into the Movember spirit, we combed through the shop and plucked out a few of our most magnificently mustachioed items!

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