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A First Look at Our Festive Features

Beauty and glamour, romance and dreams. Pretty flocked paper and style bursting at the seams. These are a few of our favorite things that we can wait to share with you over the next several weeks during the holiday season. …

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Making ‘Spirits’ Bright: Holiday Drinks from the ModCloth Kitchen

Celebrate the holiday season by hosting an intimate get-together with new and old friends filled to the brim with ‘cheers!’ If you delight in dishing up the unusual, then feast your lips on our picks for holiday cocktails — made, …

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5 Podcasts Essential for Holiday Traveling

Will you be traveling by plane, train, or automobile this week due to Thanksgiving festivities? If you’re anything like me, playlists and entire albums start to lose their allure after the first few hours, which is why I depend on …

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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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All She Wants to do is Skants, Skants!

Who: Hannah, ModCloth Editor & Fashion Writer/Aspiring Flamingo

What: The world’s coolest skants!

Where: Red, White, & Blue Thrift Store

How Much: $5

When I use it: These are my new favorite formal skants. I wore them last to a …

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Uniskants-y

If you’ve been wondering what the next trend in unisex style is, then I’ve got your answer: skants. Sure, winter is over, but that doesn’t mean you should pack away your sweaters just yet! Skants are an ecologically friendly and …

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Business Skants-ual

On a recent lunch trip in Pittsburgh’s Strip District, I spotted Emily, an Assistant to Marketing at a fashionable online boutique, shopping for fresh fruit at Right By Nature. Wearing a pair of bright green, business casual skants, she …

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Cookie Candy Bar Pops

Who knew a mini candy bar, a stick, and cookie dough could look so charming together? If you’re looking for one last hurrah to add to your assortment of appetizers and holiday gift bags, then ‘stick’ it to these simple …

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DIY Gift Tags and Green Last Minute Gifts!

Ok, it’s crunch time. You’ve wrapped your gifts using festive and eco-friendly gift wrap, and NOW in this ModLife exclusive, you’ll have the opportunity to print out our SUPER CUTE ModCloth gift tags and cards to fancify your gift-giving …

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Lily Gets Gifty

For our final gift guide in the series, we asked our When You Wish Upon a List Contest Winner, Lily, to make suggestions! Here are her great ideas:

The Father, Distinguished and Christmas-Sweater-Free: Keep It Secret, Keep It Safe

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Traditional Wassail

Wassail

Photo: Annie Witkamp

You might be familiar with wassailing songs, but have you ever tried the drink?

Every year, my family goes to our friend Gayle’s house for Christmas Eve and enjoy traditional wassail, a hot, spiced punch. Gayle and …

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Handmade Holidays: A Crafty Gift Guide

Like to give unique gifts to your special someones? Recently, we visited two popular Pittsburgh craft fairs to explore what tantalizing options we have for handmade holiday gifts. The I Made It! shows periodically showcase local, hip crafters’ wares at …

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Dressed to the Nines (And the Nine to Five), Part Three

Many attribute the origin of the little black dress to Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel. In an issue of Vogue magazine circa 1926, Chanel published a photo of a woman in a simple black frock. The short, versatile dress was nicknamed “Chanel’s …

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O Come, All Ye Reading Faithful

(Photo from http://sunderlandbookgroup.wordpress.com)

As we enter the final stretch of holiday shopping, you are probably wishing that, like Santa, you had hundreds of elves at your disposal to help fill those holes left on your holiday shopping list. So, …

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