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A Japanese Art Collective’s Riff on the GIF

Japanese art collective Rrrrrrrroll's tastefully hypnotizing gallery of GIFs features spinning self-portraits and (un)still lifes that look like they’ve stumbled right off the reel of Fantasia. Sift through these quasi-creepy, quasi-humorous, totally engrossing vignettes, all in GIF form! Read more »
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Scenic Views: Free Downloadable Wallpapers for June

When our team sat down to brainstorm what Summer 2013 would look like for ModCloth, we found ourselves inspired by the act of travel itself. While we're only halfway through our journey, we thought we'd try and bottle up the magic of our June shoot by creating downloadable wallpapers for your devices! Read more »
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Illustrator Lan Truong’s Sweet Summer Art

If there's one person who's got summer vibes down pat, it's Brooklyn-based illustrator and graphic designer Lan Truong. Her summery style and retro aesthetic have got us in the mood for lazy days. Read more »
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Lora Lamm’s Lovely Illustrations

Looking for a new illustration crush? Look no further than the work of artist Lora Lamm, a key contributor to the Milanese design style during the '50s and '60s. A pioneer among female designers and an inspirational artist to all, Lora Lamm's bold graphic design work will surely inspire your next eye-catching work of art! Read more »

A Technological Take on a Fave Childhood Toy, the Etch A Sketch

Ready for a nostalgic throwback? Meet Itch A Skitch, a just-for-fun site with an HTML5-powered Etch A Sketch clone that allows you to sketch, save, and share your creations using just a few pecks of your keyboard and clicks of your mouse, giving your doodled masterpieces an option of permanence that didn't exist when we were tykes. Read more »

A Window Lover’s Tribute to New York City

Graphic designer José Guizar's project, Windows of New York, is a weekly illustrated log of his obsession with the varied windows seen throughout his city. Both graphic and geographic in nature, 'Windows' is a project we look forward to watching. Read more »
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It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s Superhero Superstars!

Superheroes meet post-punk royalty in this art mash-up by artist Butcher Billy, and yes, the results are just as amazing as you'd expect. Read more »
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By Design: A Peek at Our Blog Style Guide

One of the most exciting parts of our recent blog revamp was tackling a complete visual refresh – we knew that realizing Story by ModCloth meant taking on every pixel, post, and .png. We swung by our graphic designer's desk to peek at her style guide for our new blog, and ask how she approached reinventing the blog from a design point of view. Read more »
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Supporting State Parks Through Rad Design

Doing good has never looked as good as the Pennsylvania Patch Coalition, one design student's project to bring all 120 of PA's state parks to life through design. Read more »
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Fan Fare: Mel Stringer Takes on ModCloth Street Style

We recently discovered the awesome illustrations by Brisbane-based artist Mel Stringer, and after sharing a few of our favorites, she sent us this lovely thank you note fashioned after one of our original street style posts. Read more »