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Oh So Pinteresting: 7 Must-Follow Pinterest Users

From food photography to vintage stamps, these all-star pinners have got all your visual inspiration needs covered.

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Prints Screen: Nab Our Pattern-rific Downloadable Wallpapers

If you can’t get enough of our new stylebook, Patterns at Play, then you’re in luck! We’re back with another set of free, downloadable wallpapers for your favorite tech tools.

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Vintage View: Further Back with Andreas Feininger’s Photographs

We can never get enough of the pictorial relics of the Big Apple. We found a copy of the book New York in the Forties on the crowded shelves of a thrift store nearly 3,000 miles away!

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Fashion in Film: Sixteen Candles

Fashion in Film: 16 Candles via The ModCloth Blog

This Valentine’s Day, we look back on the fashion and fabulousness from one of the best movies of the 1980s, Sixteen Candles. No plus-one required.

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“We Do” to Wedding Inspiration from Pinterest!

Elvis and Priscilla's wedding
Retro wedding inspiration from Elvis and Priscilla Presley

There is no doubt in our minds, Pinterest is a haven for everything wedding! In fact, the first contest we hosted on Pinterest, Something ModCloth, Something You was created with the wedding …

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Vintage View: Traveling Back in Time with Joel Meyerowitz’s Photographs

It may be a controversial view, but when it comes to street style photography, my favorite aspect isn’t the amazing ensembles, but the city backdrops that play an ever important supporting role. And what better backdrop is there than ever alluring New York City?

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Quote of the Day: Ann Landers on Doing What You Love

"Do what you love, and don't look at the clock." - quote by Ann Landers, designed by ModCloth

Each year when the New Year’s Eve ball drops, I can’t help but ask that age old question, “Where did the time go?” With 2013 bringing with it so many new possibilities, graphic designer Joice reimagined this quotation from Ann …

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Star Refinery29.com Editor Katie’s Gift Guide for Statement-makers

Refinery29 Katie's Guest Gift Guide
Refinery29.com - Katie Hintz-Zambrano's ModCloth Gift Picks!
Photo credit: Jasmine Gregory.

Stand out in sequins? Sure, that’ll work! But if you want to wow in ways that will send shock waves for miles, pick a gift or two from this stylish guide curated by Refinery29.com

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ModCloth Retro-bombs Bay Area Mag The Bold Italic

Modcloth Retro-bomb's The Bold Italic!

Media nuts that we are, we couldn’t resist popping by The Bold Italics office to dress fellow feature-writing friend Jennifer Maerz in some truly retro threads. Scroll down for a peek at their office (you’ll wish you worked …

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Cat Ladies, Rejoice: Etsy Blog’s Editor in Chief Curates a Collection of Kitty-clad Gifts

Alison Feldman, Guest Gifter

Alison Feldman's Cat-lady Gift Ideas via ModCloth

We’re back with another cleverly curated guide for your pick-a-present perusing! Take a gander at the gifts Etsy Blog Editor in Chief Alison Feldmann selected and scoop some up for your kitty-cuddling friends!

1. I Could Pee on This and

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A Kitschy, Cool Collection of Gifts by Susan

ModCloth’s abuzz with holiday excitement, and though I spend most of my time thinking about the best merchandise to bring to the site so that you all can give great gifts, I also have my own gift giving to figure out!

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A Crafty Collection of Gifts Curated by Chronicle Books’ Senior Editor


You’ve made your list and you’re checkin’ it twice, but boy, does that list look long! Lucky for you, we’ve asked an oodle of experts to curate themed gift collections, so you can shop, give, and get back to …

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Quote of the Day: Gandhi on Changing the World

"Be the change you want to see in the world" - quote by Gandhi, designed by ModCloth

Inspired by the goodness you’ve shared with us in our current Book of the Month giveaway (which ends tonight, by the way!), we felt this classic quotation by Gandhi was the perfect choice for our latest Quote of the Day. Thanks to graphic designer Danielly for her artistic magic, and thank you all for your thoughtful tales of good works. Let’s raise a cheer for changing the world!

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Grin and Giggle Over these Vintage Thanksgiving Photos


Image via Reminisce

Times may have changed, but traditions have not; Thanksgiving is still that friend- and family-focused holiday during which we gather before a feast-laden table and tell ourselves we’ll remain true to the ‘pumpkin-pie-in-the-sky’ notion that this year, …

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