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What Our Writers Are Reading This Summer

At ModCloth, we have writers on multiple teams, all specializing in different types of media and writing. One thing we all share, though, is a love of literature, and of finding the perfect summer read. Here’s a peek at what our writers are reading this summer.

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The Little Paris Kitchen: March’s Book of the Month Giveaway

If you’re anywhere but the City of Lights, bring Paris to you with our latest Book of the Month, The Little Paris Kitchen from Best Job Ever feature and food creative extraordinaire, Rachel Khoo.

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I Like Food, Food Tastes Good: February’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Touring with your band is hard. The hunger for music sometimes overcomes practical day-to-day necessities, like filling your belly with wholesome meals. Brooklyn writer Kara Zuaro reached out to noted musicians in favorite indie bands to uncover their on-the-road recipes in I Like Food, Food Tastes Good.

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So You Created a Wormhole: January’s Book of the Month Giveaway

“It’s not unlikely that this guide has been clandestinely placed in your path precisely to create a time traveler out of you…” reads our latest Book of the Month, So You Created a Wormhole.

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Book It: Creative Bookcases For Your Literary Loves

Disaster Bookshelf

The only furniture to survive the six apartments I’ve passed through in my adult life is my bookshelves – my cherished bookshelves, which are filled with my most prized possessions.

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The Star Wars Cookbook Kit: December’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Episode VII, BOOK OF THE MONTH. It is a period of festive joy and cheer at the ModCloth offices. Our featured title, The Star Wars Cookbook Kit, dazzles many a merry Mod bounty hunter with its clever recipe names and character-shaped cookie cutters.

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Page Turners: Inspiration from the Wonderful Andy Warhol

This holiday, for us, has been all about mid-century charm. When concepting our Holiday Gift Guide, graphic designer Ryan looked to the work of a well-known, ModCloth favorite – Andy Warhol!

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One Good Deed a Day: November’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Though any time is a good time to do a good deed, why not start a daily diary of your friendly gestures? Chronicle Books’ One Good Deed a Day: A Journal encourages you take a moment and do something nice for others, yourself, and the world.

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Page Turners: Life in a Bubble Has Never Looked So Good

It’s an undoubtedly incredible work, but I want to know how Melvin Sokolsky came up with the concept for this 1963 Harper’s Bazaar editorial.

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Pinhole Cameras: October’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Book of the Month: Pinhole Cameras - A Do-It-Yourself Guide

Chris Keeney’s Pinhole Cameras: A Do-It-Yourself Guide shows you how to build and operate your own camera by using everyday household materials and a few specialty items.

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