Posts by My Modern Met Team

February 17, 2019

Ultimate Guide to Embroidery: How It Started and How You Can Get Started Today

For millennia, crafters have continuously found ways to turn everyday objects into works of art. While this interest has culminated in a myriad of decorative art forms, none has resonated quite as strongly as embroidery. The story of embroidery is the story of the world. Embroidery has existed, in some form, in every population across the globe.

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December 26, 2018

Best of 2018: Top 36 Photographs From Around the World

As the year comes to a close, it’s only natural to want to take a look back at the incredible moments we’ve experience in the past twelve months. As a society, we’ve shared experiences through the power of photography. On a daily basis, we’re exposed to countless images that not only document the lives of people around the world, but also shape our memories of a given point in time.

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October 26, 2018

40+ Fun Gifts for the Creative People in Your Life

It’s that time of year again—a time to give thanks (and presents) to those who matter to you the most. More likely than not, you’ve got a few artistic people on your list to shop for, which means you’ll need equally creative gifts to bundle and bestow upon them. Luckily, we’ve got a wide selection of options for that creative, crafty, artistic, stylish, expressive visionary in your life.

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March 10, 2018

25+ of Ellen DeGeneres’ Funny Pet Captions to Brighten Your Day

While we’ll always have a place in our hearts for gorgeous animal photography by the likes of Andrew Zuckerman, Morten Koldby, and Rob MacInnis, sometimes it’s nice to just see something truly authentic. Forget about setting up the perfect lighting or trying to capture the perfect pose, and instead find a real moment—one that you’ll never forget. Comedian and daytime talk show host Ellen DeGeneres must appreciate these images the most.

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