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Blog to Bookmark: Textbook

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On the heels of our post about some of the best-dressed literary characters, we found this excellent Tumblr, Textbook.  With the tagline, “What would Holden Caulfield Wear?” the writer behind this scholarly blog puts together unique outfits using …

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Our CMJ Music Festival Faves!

The 2010 CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival is about to kick off in New York City! Hosting over 1,200 of the best new musical talents from all over the world over five ‘jam-packed’ days, this mega-fest could make you …

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Festival Essentials

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Festival season may be coming to a close, but we still have one more event to attend this weekend! While the ModCloth Blog team gears up for San Francisco’s Treasure Island Music Festival, we’ve found inspiration in this lovely …

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Blog to Bookmark: Sad Don Draper

sad don draperThis weekend brings the season finale of Mad Men, and we have a feeling we’ll be looking a bit like the faces on hilarious Tumblr Sad Don Draper, knowing that after Sunday, we’ll have to watch re-runs until next …

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Getting Down with North Highlands

An illustration of North Highland’s Andrew Kasperbauer, Mike Barron, Brenda Malvini, Daniel Stewart, and Jasper Berg by artist Laila Lott.

How do you find out about your new favorite bands? Do you track a daily blog, or conduct a self-propelled …

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Mod Chef: Just Desserts

It took us a few episodes to get hooked to the drama and desserts replete in Top Chef: Just Desserts, but now that we’re avid watchers every Wednesday night, we can’t get pastry chef Johnny Iuzzini and his gang …

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Five Fashionable iPad Apps

Since my iPad’s arrival, I’ve had lots of fun playing with various apps to read books and news, play games, and terrorize my cat. But today, I got down to business, and set out to find five …

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Erté’s Illustrated Typography

What does your perfect ‘type’ consist of? Tall, slender lines with a little wiggle around the edges, or bold and egotistical? Forget past relationships—I’m talking about your perfect two-dimensional type!

Just when I thought I’d seen it all, I stumbled …

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Top 10 Best Dressed Literary Characters

Dominique Francon, Daisy BuchananPhoto: Film interpretations of The Fountainhead’s Dominique Francon (left) and The Great Gatsby’s Daisy Buchanan.

Flavorwire recently compiled their list of “Literature’s 10 Best-Dressed Characters,” which included Lily Bart, of The House of Mirth, and Holly Golightly, of …

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Concert to Check Out: Klaxons

Take out a pen and paper and list your ten favorite bands of all time. Chances are more than a few of those musical artists are based in a country that’s not your own! We love new and exciting music …

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Friendship Bracelet DIY

Looking for a meaningful way to express your love for your BFF?  Or just looking to create a one-of-a-kind bracelet to sport with your fashionable outfits? We recreated one of our favorite grade school past-times to offer you a little …

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We’re Collecting Beach Fossils!

Sure, it may officially be autumn, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t missing chill summer vibes, endless sunsets, and any and everything lathered in barbecue sauce. The melodic stylings of Beach Fossils makes us even more nostalgic for carefree summer …

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Pop Pop Art

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Looking for a selection of fashionable art fit enough to decorate your stylish abode?  We here at ModCloth are head-over-heels for this amazing selection of original paintings and prints by Helena of the Etsy shop Pop Pop Portraits. With …

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National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

The month of October brings to mind things like autumn, football, and Halloween, but did you know that it’s also designated as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month?

One of the many ways organizations and individuals are acknowledging this is …

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