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Vintage View: Exploring a 1940′s High Schooler’s Home Ec Manual

"Why do you wear undergarments?" "Is your dress distinctive?" These are just a few of the topics covered in our latest retro find, a '40s home ec manual that's equal parts wisdom and dated humor. Read more »
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For the Bibliophiles: Gorgeous Photos of Vintage Library Books

Earlier this month, we met with Megan Prelinger of the Prelinger Library to learn about the amazing career she carved out for herself. But, there was so much fantastic photo fodder around the space, we just couldn't stop snapping everything around us! It was even harder to decide which pics made it into our post, so we decided to share a few extra shots! Read more »
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Vintage View: What Shall I Wear?

We recently uncovered a true treasure on a field trip to the Prelinger Library, and we just had to share some of the wise advice - and gorgeous illustrations - contained within! Read more »
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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. Read more »
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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. Read more »
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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. Read more »
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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. Read more »
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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. Read more »
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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. Read more »
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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! Read more »
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