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Fashion in Film: Heathers

If you thought your high school experience was a drag, just hit ‘play’ on the 1988 film Heathers. Rife with padded shoulders, scrunchies, and fully-blown hair, this campy, dark comedy is an ’80s-style soft-focus dream come true.

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Sneak Peek: ‘Harvest Swoon,’ Our Latest Vintage Collection — UPDATE: THE COLLECTION HAS LAUNCHED

Get a sneak peek at our latest vintage collection, ‘Harvest Swoon,’ which launches on Monday! With October officially here, I think we can all agree it’s time to add a little cabin cozy to your everyday wardrobe.

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Monthly Muse: Dearly Devoted to Dolly Parton

“With her big hair, shining smile, and seemingly endless supply of sequins and inspirational quotes, Dolly Parton, to me, is positivity incarnate.” Dazzled by Dolly since learning about her at the age of three, ModCloth writer Julie shares how this classic country star became a longtime muse and inspiration.

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Entertaining 101: How to Arrange a Proper Place Setting

Today, we’ll show you how to arrange a proper place setting. We’ll share our decor tips for two tabletop styles — one geared towards casual gatherings, and one for dressy dinners — so your table-setting is always up to snuff!

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Viewing Vintage through Vine

Remember Vine? While this 6-second video app has experienced stiff competition lately in the social realm, our team still loves its thriving and ultra-creative community, and sees it as full of defining moments — as shown by this mini vid from a recent trip to the AAU Fashion Library.

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S’more to Love: Vintage Summer Camp Photos

As a kid, there was one thing in the year that I looked forward to more than anything else: summer camp. To ring in August’s arrival, I thought it would be fun to celebrate summer’s last hurrah with some of the internet’s best vintage camp photos.

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Get Inspired by the ‘Delightfully Tacky Vintage Collection’!

If you’re as delighted as we are over our August vintage collection, curated by Elizabeth of the blog Delightfully Tacky, just wait until you see the eclectic inspiration behind the collection.

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Smart Spaces: Vintage Dorm Rooms of Our Dreams

Take a tour through these quirky, classic, and cozy residence halls, and you’ll no doubt be inspired to decorate your space in unique retro style!

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Back to Cool: Introducing Our Latest Vintage Collection

For our latest vintage collection, Text Book Style, our vintage team was inspired by sweet scholastic looks from days gone by. Check out some of our favorite shots from the collection.

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Imagine ‘Hat’: Amazing Vintage Pics of Wacky Caps

Though they may have been worn just for fun, these vintage hat photos show that a little humor says an awful lot. Take a look at these atypical hats from the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, and give some props to the charismatic ladies who modeled them with flair!

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It’s a Date: Vintage Drive-In Photos to Inspire Your Summer Adventures

Nothing ushers in the beginning of summer quite like a trip to the drive-in theater. As a kid, I was lucky enough to have a functioning drive-in only 20 minutes away from my family home, so when I came across this set of vintage drive-in photos from LIFE Magazine’s online photo archives, I just had to share.

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The Father of All Style Icons: An Ensemble Inspired by a ModEmployee’s Dad!

This Father’s Day, why not show your pop how much you appreciate him by styling an outfit inspired by his younger years? See how we styled a look inspired by a vintage photo of a ModEmployee’s dad!

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Outtakes & More from Our June Vintage Collection

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at our photoshoots? For our latest vintage collection, Destination: Darling, our crew transformed a small patch of grass behind our Pittsburgh office into a roadside picnic paradise.

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Vintage View: The Original Festival Fashionistas

With spring and summer music festivals well under way, we decided to go straight to the source to find festival fashion inspiration from those original music festivals that started it all in the ’60s and ’70s.

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