Obsolete Fashion: Matching Jammies

Well, ModLovers, after a recent Google search led me to website after website devoted exclusively to the sale of matching pajamas, I must report that the great tradition of his-and-her matching pajamas is not obsolete, …

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Fashion for Thrifters!

Who: Jenny, one half of the blog Fashion for Writers

What: Vintage pink dress from the ’50s and a magnificent horse sticker (on cheek)

Where:
The pink dress I found in a Savers in Menlo Park, California, when I was …

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’50s Days of Summer

Some say summer is loveliest on the West Coast, while others maintain that this season is best enjoyed in the East, or the South, or Midwest. We’d argue that summer is the most breathtaking when …

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4th of Surprise! Grab Bag

ModCloth is celebrating its indie-pendence with a special deal that’s hard to pass up. If you haven’t yet jumped on one of our special Grab Bags, or can’t get enough of them, snatch up a 4th of Surprise! Grab Bag

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No Place Like Home: A Memoir in 39 Apartments

I was not planning to read No Place Like Home while moving across the country. But like so much else in life, as playwright and author Brooke Berman explores in her memoir, sometimes things don’t always go according to plan.

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Outfit of the Week: Temperate Days and Chilly Nights

Morgan

This week in Pittsburgh weather has been nothing short of ideal, albeit a bit strange for summer. Blindingly bright sunny days with highs in the mid-70s (temperate and terrific) have resulted in breezy, 50-something degree evenings.

Morgan, ModCloth’s Quality Assurance …

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Avocado Mangoritas

After concocting this recipe on multiple occasions, like Depeche Mode, I just can’t get enough! Since savoring my first Avocado Mangorita in Cleveland, I set out on a mission to hunt down its formula, striking green-gold on MyRecipes.com. Not …

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Bachelorette Party

This spring, I traveled to Washington D.C. to see one of my favorite bands, Beach House, perform tracks from their latest album, dream pop sensation Teen Dream. What I didn’t expect was New Zealand band Bachelorette, who …

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Style, Independent

Want to look festive for the Fourth of July, but not kitschy? Chictopian MarieMarieMarie has done it right, combining the holiday’s colors in just the right amounts. Her thrifted black and white top layered over the vivid blue …

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Calling All Writers: One Month Countdown to Our Submission Deadline!

Do the characters in your stories wear painstakingly rendered outfits? Do you wax poetic about your peep toes? Does an heirloom garment inspire you to pen a personal essay? We want your submissions! For our inaugural issue of The Written

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