Heather Feik

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In The Streets Of Iran, A Fashion Shoot Bursting With Color

Iran is a notoriously closed society, so this was an unusual milestone: It was recently the setting for a high-fashion magazine shoot, published in California-based magazine <i>FSHN</i>.<p>Iranian-Canadian photographer Afra Pourdad took photos of model Shabnam Molavi posing in public spaces — in bazaars, on …

The Best Ski Resorts and Ski Hotels in the U.S.: Readers' Choice Awards 2013

These 20 ski resorts and ski hotels made the top of the list in our annual Readers' Choice Awards. Start planning your ski vacation now!<p>8. Four Seasons Resort Vail, Vail, Colorado<p>Four Seasons Resort Jackson Hole<p>5. Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa, Lake Placid, New York<p>Lumiére Telluride<p>Fairmont …

5 Reasons to Go to Lake Tahoe this Winter

Straddling California and Nevada, Lake Tahoe is a year-round destination. But it really comes to life in the winter, as the go-to spot for winter …

Destination Art Worth the Road Trip

Not all art is easily placed in a museum; some pieces are intrinsically linked to the location in which they were created. A new book collects the …

Navigating the tables in Lake Geneva

Midwestern mecca for Chicagoans is overflowing with restaurants serving solid resort food: steaks, ribs, pizza, burgers, pasta, almost all of it tasty and filling.<p>But finding a memorable meal can be a bit more challenging. From my previous trips, we knew of two places we could rely on: Ristorante …

Food & Dining

Making My Way Through Saguenay

“If you aren’t sure what to do, there are signs everywhere,” our guide said as he concluded his orientation on how to connect our safety harnesses to the cables along the zip line course we were about to embark on.<p>“But are they in English?” someone asked.<p>“No,” he said, smirking, much to the chagrin …

Where To Go Next in Europe

<i>By: Jordan Simon</i><p>Everyone knows the great capitals of Europe - London, Rome, Paris, Berlin: steeped in history and culture, rich in architecture, cuisine, and so much more. Unfortunately, the experience usually comes at a cost, whether in inflated prices or jostling crowds of fellow tourists. Yet …

8 Tourism Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

10 Places To See Before They're Gone

Places, much like animals can become endangered, and some of the world's most amazing sights are gradually disappearing. Scientists say climate change has been affecting oceans, reefs, beaches, and even cities. Development is another danger for once-pristine, off-the-beaten-path spots and their …

Incredible Panoramas Of The World's Most Beautiful Places

AirPano is made of eight team members, who have wide-ranging backgrounds (civil engineering and medical cybernetics, among others). The amateur photographers are currently traveling around the world, shooting major cities and other sites of interest.<p>The group mainly shoots from helicopters, using a …

Photography

Paintings by Judy Garb Weiss

Paintings by Judy Garb Weiss<p>Paintings exploring life's mysteries.<p>The paintings within this collection are an acknowledgement of life’s variety and an …

An Infinite Staircase by David McCracken | Colossal

<p>Currently on view at this year’s annual Sculpture by the Sea in Bondi, Australia is this fun piece titled <i>Diminish and Ascend</i> by artist David …

Top 25 Informative Maps That Teach Us Something Uniquely Different About the World

<b>Population of Southeast Asia Compared to the Rest of the World</b><p>Maps can be great guides for more than just finding routes for traveling. They often provide insight on the rest of the world. Taking a look at certain maps can be incredibly informative, especially when comparing the standing of …

Learn Math with LEGO

Teaching fractions can be easier if you start with something a child is familiar with, <b>like LEGO bricks</b>. This introductory lesson is only good for the …

Modster Mash: Channel Your Inner Mid-Century Maven

It’s officially October, which can only mean one thing: it’s time to start searching for that <b>perfect Halloween look</b>! Over the next couple of weeks, <b>our ModStylists will share three spooktacular Halloween ensembles</b> so you can get ghoulishly gorgeous. Whether you’re headed to a mid-century-themed …

Emily and Fin Day After Day A-Line Dress in Shooting Stars

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Hum Sweet Home Graphic Tank Top

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30 of the ModCloth Writers’ Favorite Words

Lit lovers, pun-slingers, and word-wringers, today’s our day – yes, it’s <b>National Dictionary Day</b>, and the birthday of lexicography scene-shaker Noah Webster. In honor of this happy occasion, I asked our amazing graphic designer, Erynn, to illustrate one of our favorite quotations about the power of …

Fashion in Film: Heathers

If you thought your high school experience was a drag, just hit ‘play’ on the 1988 film <i>Heathers</i>, and you’ll be singing a different tune. Starring Christian Slater, Shannon Doherty, and ModCloth favorite Winona Ryder as reluctant in-crowder Veronica Sawyer, <i>Heathers</i> is campy, dark-comedy about the …

Glamorous Guest Midi Dress in Red

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Welcome the Outdoors In with these Nature-inspired DIYs

<i>Fl Bouquet lighting via Paper & Stitch. Pressed flowers by Veda House</i>.<p>The days are growing shorter and the air crisper, which can only mean one thing — it won’t be long before you’re ‘chilling’ in your flat until the weather warms again. Prepare a season of <b>indoor entertaining</b> and <b>low-key leisure …

Savor the Season: A Visit to the Orchard in Vintage Postcards

<i>Image via craftcoeur</i><p>What better way to welcome the season than exploring a picturesque orchard with your sweetest friends? Whether you challenge each other to an apple-themed cook-off or spend the day making cakes from your crop, it’s bound to be a bushel of fun. Let these vintage postcards of …

The Eye-Catching Illustrations of Toko Ohmori

<i>All images via Toko Ohmori</i><p>Recently, while on the search for something fresh and inspiring, I stumbled upon the watercolored artwork of <b>Japanese artist Toko Ohmori</b>, and was instantly smitten. At once undeniably modern, while maintaining a retro appeal, Ohmori’s eye-catching illustrations of stylish …

Scoop-Neck Velvet Skater Dress in Black Glitter

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A Buttercup Cocktail with Kaelah of Little Chief Honeybee!

As the holiday season quickly approaches, our thoughts have turned to what to give, what to get, and of course, what to eat! If you’re in need of a recipe to round-out your holiday menu, look no further, this week we’re welcoming five guest bloggers to the Story by ModCloth Friendsgiving table. …

Top 10 irreplaceable nature reserves on Earth - in pictures

The most irreplaceable nature reserves on Earth have been identified by an international team of scientists, based on the large numbers of threatened animals and birds they harbour. They range from a misty mountain refuge for nature in Colombia, to the rainforests of Madagascar, the elephant-rich …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …