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Some Enchanted Jewelry: An Interview with Chain Chain Chained

I don’t mean to brag, but Regina Pruss of jewelry line Chain Chain Chained once told me that I am her “number one customer.” It’s a title I wear with pride every day, and literally, as you can often find …

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Where There’s Smoke Fairies, There’s Fire

Classical composer Ludwig van Beethoven has been quoted as saying, “Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.” Smoke Fairies, a London-based female duo,  seem to be the embodiment of that sentiment. Like their name would …

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Bands That Have Extraordinarily Long and Peculiar Names

...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead poster

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…And you will know them by their extended trail of syllables, ladies and gentlemen. Bands, that is. Groups of musicians who, when tasked with inventing a name for themselves, decided to forgo a more traditionally succinct and …

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Hey Good-lookin’, Whatcha Got Cookin’?

The sultry dog days of summer have arrived, and what better time than now to move the kitchen outdoors and heat up some hot dogs of your own! Barbecuing is an event that can be enjoyed by anyone, young or …

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So Unisex-y, We Can’t Hardly ‘Kick-stand’ It!

A Good Jacket is Hard to Find, indeed, let alone one that can work for both sexes! Well, we got lucky with this faded black wash, stretch-denim jacket. Its classic biker-style cut suits men and women alike, making this …

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Style Soundtrack: Road Trip Edition

If you’re anything like us  here at ModCloth, then you probably find preparing for a road trip as enjoyable as actually embarking on one. Perhaps the two most important –  and fun! – parts about gearing up for a highway …

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Unisex-y in San Francisco

If you’re headed to today’s Name It and Win It featured city, it helps to keep a tidy list of sights you want to see. From the Golden Gate Bridge to Golden Gate Park, San Francisco’s 49 square miles …

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Move Over Movember, It’s Maystache!

If you were reading our blog back in November, then you’re probably aware that said month is a time to celebrate men’s tufted upper lips (and for a good cause, too). But if you’ve been ‘stubbling’ around ModCloth recently, …

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Behind the Scenes at the “Scenic Route” Stylebook

T.S. Eliot once said that it’s the journey, not the arrival, that matters. It is with this sense of wanderlust that many of us hop in our automobiles and roam the country without a care for where we end up. …

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Yacht’a Get This Unisex-y Scarf!

Whether you’re a woman or a man, if you live near a large body of water, chances are you love yachting. And, naturally, you like to dress for the occasion. As a seasoned sailor, though, you know how challenging it …

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