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Happy Chic Colors

After getting our hands on the new book, Jonathan Adler on Happy Chic: Colors, we had a bit of fun picking out household items from our inventory using some of his fabulous color-mixing advice. That’s right, if you hadn’t …

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Look Book: New Arrival Style Diaries is a Must-Read

I think of myself as a “blogophile”–my list of daily reads is a mile long and I spend way too much time perusing daily outfit pics– so when I picked up my hot-off-the-press copy of Style Diaries: World Fashion from

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5 Questions for the Iconic Anna Sui

When Anna Sui’s highly-anticipated tome arrived at the office, we were smitten on sight. The retrospective’s foil-stamped hardcovers, vibrant photography, and sharply written commentary on Sui’s lengthy career left us stunned and speechless. When we learned that we would …

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Good Enough to Eat: Toffee Magazine

We know, it’s been a long week. So, treat yourself to the sweet goodness of freshly baked indie mag Toffee, a new online arts and crafts quarterly that’s just as satisfying as its name promises. Not only does it …

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The Heroine’s Bookshelf: Our November Book of the Month

the heroine's bookshelf november book of the month modclothCongratulations to readers Leslie, Sarah, Kay, and Leire! Each of them have won a copy of Erin Blakemore’s The Heroine’s Bookshelf: Life Lessions, From Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder our November Book of the Month! I, like …

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Between the Pages: Forgotten Bookmarks

If your favorite accessory is a bookmark, you’ll want to check out the lost-and-found collection at Forgotten Bookmarks. Run by a family-owned used bookstore, the website catalogs the vintage stowaways discovered during book sorting!…

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Book Drop: Used Bookstore Builds Massive Dominoes Chain

Add this to our list of reasons why we love local bookstores. The folks at Arizona used books chain Bookmans Entertainment Exchange had a little after-hours fun and constructed a massive dominoes structure using (what else?) dozens of books. Bookmans …

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The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie: Our October Book of the Month

Congratulations to readers Ti, Eva-Lani, and Jamie! Each of them won a copy of Tanya Lee Stone’s The Good, the Bad, and the Barbie: A Doll’s History and Her Impact On Us, our October Book …

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Our Apartment Buyers' Top Calendar Picks

Not to rush you or anything, but 2010 is winding down, and it’s time to start thinking about getting a new calendar to ring in the new year. Our Apartment Buyers Emily and Marne told us which calendars are at …

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It Was a Dark and Stylish Night…

Be it Poe, King, or Craven here at ModCloth we love a good fictional fright! In honor of the National Day of Writing and Halloween, we gathered around the campfire to concoct descriptions inspired by our favorite scary …

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