Vintage Modcloth Book

Vintage Fashion is a hardcover guide to women's clothing of the 20th century. With detailed descriptions, authentic photos, and all-encompassing profiles on renowned designers, this book is a must-have for any budding fashionista.
  • 70 months ago ModCloth »

    From celebrity endorsements to Calvin Klein, the ads of the 70s were more diverse and scandalous than ever before. This book is full of the vintage fashion and beauty ads that sold everything from jeans to lifestyles. A great reference for anyone into advertising or vintage fashion, you'll be entertained and intrigued with this book's eclectic collection.

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  • 70 months ago ModCloth »

    Perfect for the Always-Be-Prepared crowd, or just your average worrywart, this practical and hilarious book will tell you what to do when faced with life's everyday nuisances (such as garden pests, caffeine overload and cellulite) social disasters (like what to do when your significant other catches you eying someone else) or more serious scenarios (such as heart attacks). There's even a "On the Job" section with advice geared toward professions ranging from Celebrities to Zoo Keepers. Don't say we didn't warn you.

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    "There were over one million dogs in New York City...who go to the bathroom twice a day, if not more," Sprinkle Bridgade - a trio of men cleverly clad in dog masks says "Rather than turn our heads at the problem, we decided to get crafty." And get crafty they did, decorating the doo doo with everything from sprinkles and googly eyes, to plastic antlers and ipods. Hilarious pictures of their creations and witty captions make this must-have book for anyone who appreciates quirky humor.

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    Looking for a coffee table book that will get your guests involved in a rigorous intellectual showdown? Who isn't? This clever "book" really opens into a full chess kit, complete with board and pieces that actually spell out their names in fun graphics. And when the game is done, it makes an impressive-looking tome on your bookshelf!

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    Can you hold an intelligent conversation about Che Guevara, Coco Chanel, and Anton Chekhov? If so we give you props, but if not, this book may be for you. It's broken down into conversational categories like politics, art, sports, literature and many more. Plus, within each fact you'll discover a time line and ways to bring up the topic in conversation. Before you know it, you'll be entertaining everyone with hours of fascinating info.

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    This self-help movie guide reviews classic and modern films categorized by issues like "Searching for Greater Meaning" and "Understanding Your Man." Featuring listings for great and little-known films, quotes, bad reviews, and "Reel to Real" true stories behind the movie heroines, this book is a great guide for novices and film lovers alike. You're sure to find a great flick for every mood.

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    Portable and adorable, this pocket guide is the perfect gift for anyone who loves karaoke! Music is organized according to artists, musical eras and genres, occasions (such as "Songs to Sing When Doing Karaoke on a Club on a Beach") celebrity picks and even a listing of best places to pick up "Karaoke Gear." Written by karaoke expert Sarah Lewitinn (aka DJ Ultragrrrl), this book is a must-have for the singer in your life!

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    A testament to all things cute in American culture, this book not-so-surprisingly contains hundreds of pictures of kitties, bunnies, ponies, and other cuddly creatures. The illustrations by Charles S. Anderson Design Co. are bright, fun, and make this book perfect for flipping through. But what makes it a must-have is the irreverent and hilarious text by Michael J. Nelson (of MST3K fame)!

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    This witty collection from Sarah Brown - well-known blogger and the founder of the Cringe reading series - is a book about the harrowing and time of life known as The Teenager Years. Complete with photographs, angst-ridden poems and illustrations straight from Brown's actual adolescent diaries, this book is the perfect gift for anyone who is, or has ever been, a teenager!

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    From the creator of the StuffWhitePeopleLike.com, this New York Times bestseller is a hilarious collection of observations and commentary concerning what "white people" seem to like best, including free-trade gourmet coffee, study abroad and 80s night. Featuring hilarious excerpts straight from the website, this paperback will make the perfect gift for the person in your life who loves brunch, hates TV and attends outdoor music festivals!

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  • 71 months ago ModCloth »

    The companion to the Hypochondriac's Pocket Guide, this comedic reference book contains countless fascinating mental disorders. Each neurosis is real and has been researched. You can even quiz yourself and learn about the treatment available for every disorder from synesthesia to confabulation.

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  • 72 months ago ModCloth »

    Holga cameras, originally developed in Hong Kong in the early 80s, are known for their unique distortions such as overlapped exposures and light leaks (which renders the photos in bright, almost otherworldly colors). This starter kit comes with a camera, film, and a great book with tips and tricks for operation and over 350 gorgeous Holga shots. We feel a new hobby coming on...

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  • 72 months ago ModCloth »

    This charming book by designer and former Mademoiselle fashion editor Kate Spade will help you solve any social quandary. Learn everything from tipping etiquette to the art of letter writing from this informative hardback.

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  • 72 months ago ModCloth »

    Originally published in 1938, this book offers timeless tips on beauty, manners, health, and style. Answering questions such as "How much should I drink?" and "When is a woman chic?" its like the voice of a refined grandmother who knows a lot more than you may want to give her credit for. Complete with adorable illustrations, this is a must-read for any modern girl.

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  • 72 months ago ModCloth »

    Finally, a book about the books you read. This journal allows you to record an ambitious to-read list and jot down your favorite passages. There's also a tidy ledger for books you've borrowed or lent to others. After all, as Bertrand Russell said, "There are two motives for reading a book: one, that you enjoy it: the other, that you can boast about it."

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  • 72 months ago ModCloth »

    David Rothbart, creator of Found Magazine, has compiled some of his most curious and funny submissions for this bestseller. An intriguing collection of fascinating, discarded notes and photos, this book give you a candid view inside our shared human experiences.

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