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The ModCloth Community Helps Us Find the Perfect Swimsuit

We turned to our Community to find the perfect swimsuit for our next beach getaway.

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Crush on this Retro Shoot by ModCustomer Elizabeth

Summer may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean we’re ready to pack away our beach gear just yet. Today, get inspired by ModCloth customer Elizabeth’s vintage-inspired swim shoot and our Q&A with this talented photographer.

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Mint Condition: A Refreshing Mint Iced Coffee Recipe

Our team regularly hits up SF’s Philz Coffee to indulge in their famous Mint Mojito Iced Coffees, but since not everyone is within walking distance to this local treat, we decided to hack their top-secret recipe for everyone to enjoy!

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S’more to Love: Vintage Summer Camp Photos

As a kid, there was one thing in the year that I looked forward to more than anything else: summer camp. To ring in August’s arrival, I thought it would be fun to celebrate summer’s last hurrah with some of the internet’s best vintage camp photos.

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Splash Mob: Vintage Pics of Cool Pools

Dive right into the summery settings of these vintage poolside photos. We’re swooning over the colorful umbrellas, the brilliant blue skies and water, and, of course, the fabulous swimwear. We think everyone under the sun will enjoy these picks of pool parties of the past.

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Barbe-cute! Vintage Pics of Picnics & Cookouts

Cookout and picnic season is in full swing, so it’s prime time to get your fill of dining al fresco. Are you a grill master or picnic pro? If so, take a look at some of these cookouts and picnics of the past to get inspired for the next one!

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A Super Troupe that Puts Our Summertime Showing Off to Shame

Think being able to slap on skis and skim along behind a sassy motorboat is cool? Think again. We’ve just discovered something that makes plain old waterskiing look about as impressive as rolling around in a pile of dirt.

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Illustrator Lan Truong’s Sweet Summer Art

If there’s one person who’s got summer vibes down pat, it’s Brooklyn-based illustrator and graphic designer Lan Truong. Her summery style and retro aesthetic have got us in the mood for lazy days.

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‘Camping’ Your Style: Vintage Pics of Happy Campers

Summer is the season for sleeping under the stars, swimming in the lake, and singing ’round the campfire. Who doesn’t want to unplug and unwind a little in the Great Outdoors? If a camping trip on your summertime itinerary, get inspired by this collection of campgrounds past.

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Behind the Scenes with Our Summer Stylebook

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Our latest stylebook, Summer in Focus, tells a story of discovery through the eyes of a young aspiring photographer. Go behind the scenes with our team as they bring our summer stylebook to life.

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Let’s Create an Epic Road Trip Mix, Shall We?

Behind every great road trip is a beyond-epic playlist, so don’t leave home without the best thing you’ll hear all summer — our community-curated road trip mix!

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Everybody’s Wagon for the Weekend

Writer Chris delves into his love of station wagons by sharing some vintage snaps of every family’s favorite vehicle.

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Get Away to the Good Life: A Retro Retreat


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Oh, major air carriers, won’t you please perfect time travel?

We’re ready to take a trip back to when ‘vacation’ stood for escaping the ordinary. On this first day of summer, we invite …

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Roadside Assistance: How to Manage Your Makeup While Traveling

To help get our makeup bags in top shape before taking off this summer, we turned to frequent flier, former travel magazine editor, and Birchbox’s Editorial Director, Mollie Chen, for her tips on thwarting those pesky beauty product pitfalls.

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