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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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Food Brings Families Together: Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup & Mexican Enchiladas

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Some of us inherit a knack for keen coordination or the ability to remember names, while others effortlessly acquire their mother’s pie baking talents. As part of our One Stylish Celebration, we asked our …

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How Do You Say…?

Do you ever find yourself stumbling over certain words in conversation? Are you trying to learn a foreign language and can’t quite figure out which syllables to stress? Have you ever been to a fancy French restaurant and had a …

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Music Heard Around the World

What is a celebration — especially one of global proportions — without a playlist? Every now and then we feature music from up-and-coming artists, like Tennis from Massachusetts to mixes made just for merriment — such as our post, Bands

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Food Brings Families Together: Irish Soda Bread

Like crooked teeth or wavy hair, family recipes enjoy constant re-invention as they are passed down from generation to generation.

Some family recipes live on for centuries, like my maternal family’s mint-infused take on traditional pierogies, while other culinary quirks …

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Lit Lovers Unite for Banned Books Week!

In honor of Banned Books Week kicking off this weekend, we asked some of our lit-loving employees to share their favorite banned books! Tomorrow through Oct. 2, various events will happen all over the country to remind us of the …

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Our Fave Five Punctuation Marks

I love you, period.
Do you love me question mark?
Please, please, exclamation point,
I want to hold you parentheses.

Do those lyrics ring a bell? Well, even if you didn’t learn that song in elementary school as I did, …

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Blog to Bookmark: Gnome Life

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Ever wonder how your cute little garden gnomes might dress for a night out on the town?  Gnome Life has got you covered with this funny and bizarre collection of photographs and musings documenting the life of …

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Adorable Alert! Bow Tie Baby

Whether used as a lesson in primary colors, modeling, or DIY T-shirt decorating, the photographs of this young gentleman, taken by the talented Katie Sokoler of Color Me Katie will brighten up any day! As of this moment, bow ties …

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More than Meets the Spare Eyes

Some masters work in oils, some in clay, and others in — googly eyes. Although yet to be discovered by art historians and publishers of blog books, the work of the jocular gent at Spare Eyes has got us glued …

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Blog to Bookmark: Dream Cats

It’s no secret that we’re major suckers for anything cute and fuzzy, which is why we can’t get this new Tumblr blog out of our minds! Dream Cats features hundreds of photos of “girls and cats, cats in soft focus, …

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The Best Pac-Man Game Ever

Doo deet doo da doo doo doo! If you share our dorky weakness for classic arcade games, you’ll love French-Swiss artist Guillame Reymond’s Pac-Man Stop Animation. Shot in Switzerland’s Trafo Cinema, this giant game was simulated by “111 human …

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