Archive | October, 2007

Awefulsome Tuesday

It’s that day again… the day we take time out and thank our lucky stars for items that are beautifully ugly. Today’s Awefulsome Tuesday post is dedicated to a non-vintage item that we just got in:

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The Asymmetry Clutch

Why …

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A ModCloth Halloween

When clothing and fashion are not just a passion but also your job, Halloween can be a daunting holiday. Especially in the ModCloth office, with all this incredible vintage clothing floating around… how’s a girl to choose?

This weekend we …

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Fluffy Fridays

ModCloth HQ isn’t just a place for fashion obsession… we are also obsessed with our pets. It’s true: we love to take pictures of them, we love to talk about them, and of course we think they are all wonderfully …

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Why Vintage?

Sometimes when I tell people what I do for a living – “I sell vintage and vintage inspired fashion online” – I get a mixed reaction.

“So… you sell used clothing? Something that someone else has worn before?” 

As if …

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A Pug on a Fungi

It’s another gloomy, rainy day in Pittsburgh…you know what that means!

Winton the Pug

This was taken just a second before a bark – probably a complaint about being put on a mushroom. Keep reading for a close-up……

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Want to Win ModCloth Merch?

Tons of treats and not a trick in sight! From now until Halloween (October 31st) leave a comment on any blog post and you’ll be automatically entered to win a ModCloth gift bag. Worth well over $150 and jam-packed with …

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And the Winner is…

We’ve been so busy getting ready for the holidays (yes, they start in October for us!) that I totally forgot to announce the winner of the Old is New Contest. Congrats to Polyvore user gokarm!

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Agathe of StyleBytes

StyleBytes.net Interview

Always interesting and inspirational, StyleBytes is another blog on my must-read list. Agathe, the author, writes about everything from runway trends to flea market finds – she also posts pictures of her daily outfits! We had a little e-mail chat …

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Awefulsome Tuesday

Vintage Colorblock Boots

These vintage boots just arrived and they’ve caused quite the controversy in the ModCloth office: some of us love them while others… don’t. Personally, I think they’re pretty awefulsome, with the emphasis on awesome. Maybe 70% awesome with …

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To Grandmother's House We Go…

I took a roadtrip to Philadelphia this weekend for a cousin’s wedding and, of course, did some shopping along the way. Grandma’s house was my first stop. Now my Gram is definitely not your average 82 year old; she teaches …

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A Pug on a Mushroom

Nothing to brighten up a rainy Friday like a pug on a mushroom.

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Go Fug Yourself

Interview with Heather and Jessica from blog Go Fug Yourself

One of our favorite daily reads is Go Fug Yourself, a snarky and hilarious blog that chronicles the lows (and sometimes highs) of Hollywood fashion. I had a little chat with Jessica & Heather, the brains behind the blog……

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Awefulsome Tuesday: Part Deux

What could possibly follow-up last week’s awefulsome Saddle Bag? How about this ultra over-sized cardigan by Liz Claibourne Sport…


This is a size small.

Now at first glance, I must admit, I had to cringe. But then it totally …

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The Holy Grail

I did some light shopping this weekend and I think I might have found the Holy Grail.

Vintage Nine West leather over the knee boots in almost new, barely worn condition and, most importantly, in my size.

Of course I …

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