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Page Turners: California Dreaming with Teen Photographer Micaela Hoo

Talented 19-year-old student and photographer Micaela Hoo of Drifter and the Gypsy shot a ’60s-inspired editorial that was too dreamy to not share. Get ready to swoon, folks.

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Page Turners: “Une Femme Est Une Femme” from Lula Issue 19

Lula Magazine’s retro-chic editorial, “Une Femme Est Une Femme”, pays homage to one of our favorite French New Wave films. I mean, can we talk about these big bouffants?

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Four-eyed Fashions by Shirley Kurata for Paper Magazine

Flipping through the digital pages of Paper Magazine, we instantly became obsessed with this artful editorial styled by one of our favorite fashion icons, Shirley Kurata.

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Page Turners: Inspiration from the Wonderful Andy Warhol

This holiday, for us, has been all about mid-century charm. When concepting our Holiday Gift Guide, graphic designer Ryan looked to the work of a well-known, ModCloth favorite — Andy Warhol!

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Page Turners: Life in a Bubble Has Never Looked So Good

It’s an undoubtedly incredible work, but I want to know how Melvin Sokolsky came up with the concept for this 1963 Harper’s Bazaar editorial.

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Page Turners: The Wishful Thinking Behind Wish Magazine

What’s better than a pull-out infographic poster that tells you whether or not you have indeed turned into an ‘Early Granny’? Nothing — exactly! Carrie Harwood and Lucy Nicolls, the creators of the illustration- and quirk-rich Wish Magazine, have successfully identified exactly what all of us trinket-loving and nefariously knitting ‘zine queens want, and boy did they deliver.

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Page Turners: Klimt Meets Couture

Image via Ciao Vogue. Inspired by Klimt’s Expectation (1909).

Upon seeing this 1965 Vogue Italia editorial (the likes of which are cousin to our Fashion from the ‘Art’ stylebook), I couldn’t help but utter a litany of ooh’s …

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Page Turners: Swoon-worthy Tropical Style from Lula No. 14

There is nothing more special than the moment the latest Lula magazine arrives on your doorstep. And with summer in full swing, we can’t help but dream of tropical beach locales as we admire this artful editorial — the aptly titled “I Will Wait for You There” — from Lula issue 14.

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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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Page Turners: Punky Pastels for Spring

If the current pastel trend has you thinking more ballerina than rock star, look no further than this editorial for Grazia Germanyfeaturing Lovisa Ekholm by Tina Luther. Featuring demure ruffles and ladylike, vintage-inspired silhouettes paired with undone rocker …

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Page Turners: Define By Design


All images via My Vintage Vogue

I’m going to start this post out with a Captain Obvious statement: Fashion is a way to express yourself. Or, as Susan put it in her closet tour video, it’s a way to …

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Page Turners: Late Fall Layers

Late autumn, to me, is the ideal time of year for fashion, full of crisp weather, lovely scenery, and sun drenched afternoons — perfect weather for piling on layers and mixing textures. As I was flipping through the August/September 2011 …

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Page Turners: Glam Rock Goddess


Image via Fashion Gone Rogue

Stylist extraordinaire Kate Shillingford is known for being the queen of ingenious layering, and her latest editorial, photographed by Ben Toms for Vogue Russia, has me longing for cold weather and the joys …

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Page Turners: Guess Who?


Image via Fashion Gone Rogue

The standout editorial in Tatler’s August issue coyly asks readers,Don’t You Know Who I Am? But here’s the catch — unlike most fashion spreads which have been blogged and reblogged to the …

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