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Retro Revivals: Spring 2011

YSL S/S 2011
Photo: A belted fur jacket photo via Agent Lee (left), and YSL S/S ’11 via Style.com

New York, London, Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks went by as quickly as they came, and while we’re still frantically clicking through slideshows, deciding …

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The Best Pac-Man Game Ever

Doo deet doo da doo doo doo! If you share our dorky weakness for classic arcade games, you’ll love French-Swiss artist Guillame Reymond’s Pac-Man Stop Animation. Shot in Switzerland’s Trafo Cinema, this giant game was simulated by “111 human …

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Runway Revivals: Fashion’s Past to Present

Photo: Betsey Johnson at Style.com (left), and Heartaches and Handbags

While it may seem that fashion is all about the future, we beg to differ by saying that it’s about reinventing the past! Some of our favorite retro styles have …

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Top 10 Retro Hairstyle Trends

Curly Mullet, Louise Brooks Bob

Photos: Jennifer Boyer (left), Flickr user ballistikcoffeeboy

As time curls through the decades, many a new hairstyle rides the wave of popularity. Let’s take a look at which tresses have gone out with ‘bangs’ and which have gained a new …

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Fashion Illustration Inspiration!

(image source: sarasingh.com)

  • Are you looking for creative inspiration? Check out the illustration section of art-dept.com to browse portfolios of some of the industry’s most intriguing and talented illustrators! If illustration isn’t your cup o’ tea, also featured

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Outfit of the Week: In With the Old!

By ModCloth Writer: Jen Luebbers

There is something hopelessly romantic about the changing of the seasons: the cooler temperatures, the turning of leaves, the scent of woodsmoke in the air. As a brand-new Pittsburgher, I find exploring the city, meeting …

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Have you satisfied your color palate?

(color trend source: www.lenzing.com)

Everyone has different tastes when it comes to food, fashion, and music, so why not colors? Influencing everything from one’s mood to the feng shui of an apartment, colors take the cake as one of …

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A Statement Necklace Affair

(Shop the above styles, from top to bottom: In Full Bloom Necklace, Psychedelia Necklace Set, Liberian Girl Jewelry Set)

Fall in love with one of the hottest trends of the season… If you can talk the talk …

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A Vintage Swimsuit: Sea-led the Deal!

Who: Jen

What: Vintage swimsuit; Circa 1960s

Where: Footloose in Granville, Ohio — the tag inside says “Honolulu, Hawaii” though!

How Much: $15.00

When I use It: When I don’t feel like wearing the conventional two- piece. This summer, I’ve …

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Romper Do or Romper Don't?

romper playsuit jumpsuit jumper onesie what i wore jessica schroeder dainty june modcloth designer vintage emo retro indie mod(images taken from daintyjune.com & whatiwore.tumblr.com)

We say do! Rev up your wardrobe with a romper, one piece that has experienced a major reinvention in modern day fashion! This trend is worn by signature style icons like Jenny

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