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Fashion in Film: Now and Then via The ModCloth Blog

Fashion in Film: Now and Then

Looking for a nostalgic summer flick to beat the heat? Nineties film Now and Then’s combo of fashion and friendship might just be the perfect antidote.

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Vintage View: Italy in ‘Amore’ Lovely Light

Writer Cindy dives into the pages of her grandmother’s vintage copy of Italia Mia to uncover Italy in the early 1970s.

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Fave Finds: Adrian’s ’70s Dress

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Who: Adrian of Adrian Loves Owls

What: 1970′s vintage dress

Where: Etsy store Shop Cheeky Cheeky

How much: $28

When I use it: “I wear it to the office.”

Shopping tips: “I love thrift shopping more than anything, but when …

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Fashion in Film: The Rocky Horror Picture Show

What do science fiction, cross-dressing aliens, and choreographed dancing all have in common? The makings of the 1975 cult classic, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, of course!

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Fave Finds: Tori’s 1970s Festival Frock

Who: Tori of Generations Collective

What: 1970′s floral maxi dress

Where: House of Vintage in Portland, Oregon

How much: $20

When I use it: “Whenever I feel like being outdoors, surrounded by nature, or feeling whimsical and free. I love …

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Page Turners: Would You Follow the Suggestions of this ’70s Editorial?

Teen Magazine 1971
Images via Flickr user Sugarpie Honeybunch

What’s that, 1971 ‘Teen Magazine?  You dare me to wear an armful of bracelets? Ooh, I’m shaking in my shiny pink pumps. Wait, now you dare me mix prints using that shirt with …

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Retro Revival: Fabric Flashbacks in Fall 2012 Collections

Any material girl whose eyes wandered over the fabrics that frolicked down Fall 2012’s runways got a serious case of ‘weak in the knees’. Although entirely new, these fine fabrics and the ways in which they were arranged were heavily …

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Bossa Supernova: Brilliant 1960's Album Covers

When A&M Records released Herb Alpert Presents Sérgio Mendes and Brasil ’66, the jazzy samba sub-genre bossa nova flooded mainstream culture immediately, leaving dashes of its Rio-born flavor everywhere from the White House to the World Expo in Osaka, …

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Dresses Through the Decades

With another decade drawing to a close, and our expansive selection of vintage-inspired frocks right at my fingertips, I started to think about all the iconic silhouettes that each era brought.

But what about the decade that we’ve just put …

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Street Style: That 70's Show

seventies street style 1 Images via StockholmStreetStyle and Turned Out.

That 70′s style might be the latest trend forecast according the the Spring 2011 runways, but we’ve been noticing this look cropping up on tons of street style blogs already, with plenty of …

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