Wearing a simple white tee and jeans for a photoshoot at Hartwood Acres Hey there! I’m Marissa and The Modern Austen is a blog that merges classic influences with modern elements. You can learn more about me and my blog here. Since you're a new reader, I thought I'd show you around.

What to Expect:

Though I talk about most everything, you’ll find posts on style, blogging, DIY, beauty, careers, and books.

My Favorite Posts:

If We Were Sharing a Bottle of Wine . . . Home 8 Simple Rules for Surviving the Laundromat Spring Pantone-Inspired Color Challenge: Hemlock DIY: The Alternative Ugly Christmas Sweater Body Shaming Comes in All Shapes and Sizes

Top Five Most Popular Posts

(As of 5/14)

  1. 6 College Graduation Party Dos and Don'ts
  2. Inexpensive Dating Anniversary Ideas
  3. DIY Rainy Day Crayon Canvas Art (Alternative Melting Method)
  4. Sorority Paddles: Ideas and How-Tos
  5. Spring Pantone-Inspired Color Challenge: Freesia

Thanks for reading. I hope you continue to click around and enjoy!