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What Makes Them Tick: Meet Olivia Burton’s Creators

Wearing an Olivia Burton watch is like sporting a gorgeous piece of exquisite art.  Classic silhouettes, pretty, decorated faces — this UK brand is rife with character-rich, vintage-inspired details to delight. After admiring these standout accessories for some time, we …
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Meet Brit-Stitch: Timeless Style Inspired by a True Story

Stories help turn what we wear into expressions of who we are, and no one knows that better than Brit-Stitch, a brilliant handbag brand available in the US exclusively at ModCloth. Read more »

Admit It: You Wore These Hair Embellishments Back in the Day

Butterfly clips, barrettes, scrunchies, fierce headbands: These were the essential accessories of our youth. Read more »

Bold Bobby Pin Styles: Would You Wear Them?

There's a current trend toward visible bobby pins that's making hair styling way more varied and less fraught with frustration. Read more »

Darling Details: Valentine’s Day Accessories We Love

Valentine's Day is one of our favorite holidays. Minus the increased potential for rampant cavities, it's the opportunity to spread the love for all things heart-shaped! Check out a few of our fave V-Day accessories... Read more »

Take a Trip with Whimsical LA Designer Locketship

Rainbow beads, gobs of glitter, and critters-a-plenty are just a few of the whimsical elements that make Locketship pieces into memorable statement-makers. Read more »

Show & Tell: Vivi Dot Designer Molly Gaines and Her Way Cute Workspace

From Patrick Swayze buttons to hairpins boasting psychedelic prints, designer Molly Gaines of Vivi Dot crafts her handmade goodies in a home studio as quirky as her retro-inspired line of accessories. This Seattle resident named her company after her grandmothers -- Vivi and Dot -- whom she credits for her creative moxie and sense of humor. Between crafting and creating, she invited us in for a virtual tour of her stylish space! Read more »

A Street-Style-Inspired Wardrobe Resolution

Left image via Style/Clicker, right image via Trendycrew.

When it comes to grafting together garments for an outfit, I think I do a decent job of knocking some socks off. But when it comes to accessorizing, I’ve trouble …

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How-to: A Two-Ingredient Patina Aging Solution

DIY patina tutorial

DIY patina tutorial

Skip harsh chemicals or solutions if you’re looking to give a piece of metal a beautiful verdigris tint. All you need is apple cider vinegar and non-iodized salt, both of which can easily be found at almost any market!

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Steampunk Style DIYs: A Necklace that’s Geared Up for Greatness

Cogs on togs — it’s one of my favorite parts of the steampunk aesthetic. Whether they’re nested into a top hat or crimped onto earring backs, watch gears and parts have a decidedly excellent air about them. I figured …

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