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Just My Type: Timeless Typewriter Quotes & Ads

From the mid-1800s to the late-1980s, typewriters were the tools that ruled for professional and personal correspondence. Take a gander at some of these old ads for typewriters and quotes from some of their most notable users! Read more »

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. Read more »
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Imagine ‘Hat': Amazing Vintage Pics of Wacky Caps

Though they may have been worn just for fun, these vintage hat photos show that a little humor says an awful lot. Take a look at these atypical hats from the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, and give some props to the charismatic ladies who modeled them with flair! Read more »
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Vintage Style Inspiration: Shorts Story

shorts are the perfect way to add cool style to warmer days. We went off in search of some vintage style inspiration and in short order, compiled these inspiring looks from days gone by. Read more »
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Vintage View: Traveling Back in Time with Joel Meyerowitz’s Photographs

It may be a controversial view, but when it comes to street style photography, my favorite aspect isn't the amazing ensembles, but the city backdrops that play an ever important supporting role. And what better backdrop is there than ever alluring New York City? Read more »
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Grin and Giggle Over these Vintage Thanksgiving Photos


Image via Reminisce

Times may have changed, but traditions have not; Thanksgiving is still that friend- and family-focused holiday during which we gather before a feast-laden table and tell ourselves we’ll remain true to the ‘pumpkin-pie-in-the-sky’ notion that this year, …

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Get in the Halloween Spirit with Decaying Hollywood Mansions

All images via Decaying Hollywood Mansions

The Facebook page Decaying Hollywood Mansions is like the haunted house of Old Hollywood, if such a thing were to exist. Its chiaroscuro maze of shrieking starlets, eerie-eyed vampires, and shadowed detectives conjures up …

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Motorhome Sweet Home: Mobile Pads From the Past

Image via Flickr user Retro-Space

When it comes to interior design from eras past, there are three things that appeal to me: wood paneling, fabric placed where it shouldn’t be, and the commitment it takes to display high wattage hue…

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When the Clock Strikes Midnight…

ModCloth New Years EveImage via Deborah Allen.

…Where will you be? I’m dreaming of the perfect New Year’s Eve, replete with color, confetti, tulle, high heels, voluminous skirts, sparkle, and smooches!

Check out my favorite retro NYE images to get jazzed for …

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A Look Back at Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats

A flying fish hovers over Central Park West, circa 1941. Image via Black Watch

For many, the last Thursday of November doesn’t feel right unless it’s spent indulging in borderline gluttony, watching a football game or two, and catching coverage …

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