Archive | February, 2009

Outfit of the Week: Age of Aquarius

Hello ModLovers! As Susan, Sari and myself enjoy the tail end of the current trade season in beautiful Las Vegas, I took the opportunity to try out some of ModCloth’s newest transition pieces. I wanted to move away from the …

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Frame My Ruffles

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Today’s style inspiration comes from Monique S from Sydney, Australia. The outfit features a high-waisted checkered skirt, wide belt, and a ruffled shirt. What makes the outfit work is the perfect balance between the brightly …

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We Can't Stop Talking About…Graphically Influenced Patterns

[Image above: Mara Hoffman spring 2009, influenced by maps]

I seriously cannot say enough about patterns. They have crept into my life from every angle. I love to draw them, see them, wear them, and print them over and over …

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Get That Look!

This week, ModCloth stylist extraordinaire, Vasil, presents his first installment of “Get That Look”! In this series, Vasil will show us how to create our own variation of celebrity fashion using ModCloth products. For our first installment, he transforms our …

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Nerd in Tartan

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Here’s what Vasil had to say about today’s ‘style inspiration:’

“How many girls have you heard complain they can’t find anything ‘cool’ to wear or buy? As many as you know? Now, how many guys …

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Cute as a Button

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Today’s ‘style inspiration’ showcases the versatility of street style around the world. Olga Vad, magazine editor from St. Petersburg, sportsĀ  a transformed masculine style with her blue collar shirt resembling a uniform, drop-crotch, and …

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Volunteer Tourism: Ways to Have an Eco-Friendly Spring Break!

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With Spring Break quickly approaching and cold weather frustration mounting, winter getaways are on all of our minds. This Green Scene is devoted to the hot trend of Volunteer Tourism

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Evel Bow-tiful

[Woori G. a London student; photo found on]

This week’s style inspirations are extra special, because they’re the selections of everyone’s favorite stylist, Vasil! Yay! Here’s what Vasil has to say of today’s pick:

“I admit …

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Kitty Photographer

[Image Above: Cooper the Cat and his artwork]

Cooper is one heck of a photographer. Although he isn’t the first cat to take photos like these, I would argue that that he is the most talented. Cooper’s parents …

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Top Ten Worst Valentine's Day Gifts

  1. Nothing. Receiving any of the other things on this list would be better than getting nothing at all!
  2. A Look-a-like Doll of yourself or your sweetheart. Sorry, but we find this a little creepy.
  3. Anything involving meat. Valentine’s Day is
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