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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A Wonderful Floral Find!

Who: Amanda of The Upside of Wonder

What: Blue sleeveless floral dress

Where:
Salvation Army in Austin, TX

How Much:
$3.50

When I Use It:
As often as possible! The fact that it’s lightweight and sleeveless is perfect right now. …

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Top 10 Summer Picnic Foods

Watermelon

Photo: Hajime Nakano

It’s a lovely summer day; the sun is twinkling through the tree branches, the birds are singing arias, and the clouds are as a fluffy as meringues in the forget-me-not sky. It’s the perfect day for packing …

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Blogger of the Moment: Behind the Seams

Floridian blogger Trang of Behind the Seams effortlessly matches bold colors and subtle prints to concoct outfits that equal perfection. She knows what works and works it—from waist-cinching silhouettes to drapey and relaxed looks. Trang manages to  maintain an amazing …

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On the Road with ModMobile!

Last week, we asked our ModMobile subscribers to vote for their favorite road trip destination, and the results are in!…

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