About Julianne

Julie Since graduating from the "Center for Kids Who Can't Read Good and Wanna Learn to Do Other Stuff Good Too," Julie's aptness for the written word picked up steam like a runaway train. Her journey thus far has been fueled by an adventurous heart, creative mind, and love of breakfast, baking, and bacon. She often makes social situations more awkward than they need to be and loves the word "scrumtrulescent!"

Author Archive | Julianne

It’s Tech Guy Tweet Tuesday! Today’s Topic: On Unicorns And Rainbows

We’ve found a new favorite use for Vine: asking our talented, and often under-the-radar tech guys to read our often over-the-top (awesome) tweets!

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“Pattern Play,” an Audio and Visual Playlist

“Pattern Play,” an Audio and Visual Playlist

For this posh playlist, we were inspired by the mixing and matching of prints and patterns to come up with a perfectly harmonious playback.

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Behold: The Rubik’s Cheese Cube!

If you’re like us, you’ve probably never finished a real Rubik’s cube, but we promise that completing this cheesy-take on the original will be rewarding to no end.

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Neyla of The Lumineers’ Songs of the Moment

Recently, Neyla Pekarek from The Lumineers visited the ModCloth offices, and chimed in on which bands she’s been listening to lately.

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“We Do” to Wedding Inspiration from Pinterest!

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Retro wedding inspiration from Elvis and Priscilla Presley

There is no doubt in our minds, Pinterest is a haven for everything wedding! In fact, the first contest we hosted on Pinterest, Something ModCloth, Something You was created with the wedding …

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Toast that’s the Most: Eggvocado Toast

Have you seen all of the avocado recipes on Pinterest? It’s hard to go a day without browsing your Pinterest feed and passing a life-changing avocado recipe. Case in point: Proscuitto-wrapped Avocado and Mango With Mint. But instead of just re-pinning the wheel today, I’m reinventing it with a Pinterest-inspired avocado original of my own — Eggvocado Toast!

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The Unofficial Soundtrack to HBO’s Girls

Waiting a week until the next thirty-minute episode of Girls to air leaves a lot of time to the imagination for reminiscing, discussing with your girls and guys about what plot-twists will happen next, and looking up the featured tracks …

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A New Year and New People to Follow on Pinterest

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Pinterest is all about organization, but have you made a point to organize the people you follow on the inspirational platform? Take a moment in the beginning of this new year to browse through a few of our favorite pinners, …

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Counting Down the Ways to Decorate for New Year’s

Sparkles, parties, and decorating are a few of our favorite things, and go hand-in-hand when planning a New Year’s Eve party! Take a peek at a few of our favorite festive ideas picked from our party vault on Pinterest.

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Thank Pinterest For A Fantastic Thanksgiving!

Monochromatic DIY Thanksgiving Napkins via Purlbee

In under two weeks, we’re looking forward to gathering with good friends, good family, and most deliciously, good food! If a Thanksgiving get-together is on your hosting calendar, we wouldn’t suggest anything other than …

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3 Cute & Simple Party Decor DIYs Using Washi Tape

If you’ve been tempted to buy a stack of decorative washi tape, do it! They’re far more functional than the term ‘decorative’ leads you to believe. With holiday season among us, and event planning and hosting nearing high tide, these inexpensive little rolls will work decorative wonders in a big way.

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A Stitch in Time: Seasonal Crafts From Pinterest!

If you feel like the holidays are creeping right around the corner, why not take a creative break to slow down the momentum of the season? Whether you’re a crafter or a curator, Pinterest is the perfect place for and collect fall DIY inspiration. Get an early start on your DIY gift list, or make a little something to spruce up the seasonal decor in your pad!

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We’re Listening to The Luyas!


Image via The Luyas at Dead Oceans.

I’ve been checking and waiting for The Luyas to come out with a new album since Too Beautiful To Work, and today my diligence has paid off. The Luyas’ newest musical …

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Quote of the Day: Edna Woolman Chase on Style

Edna Woolman Chase on fashion. Design by ModCloth.

True fact: I love this quote so much it’s in my e-mail signature! Edna Woolman Chase was the editor in chief of Vogue from 1914 to 1952, and it racks my brain just imagining the defining decades of fashion that …

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