Archive | March, 2009

North of the Border

[Originally posted on Public Personae]

I’ve always been a fan of Sarah X’s blog, so hearing that she’s wearing a unique outfit every day for a month was music to my hears (and eyes, as it turns out). I …

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Conference Chic

This Seen Style comes direct from the Chicago AWP Writer’s Conference Bookfair! Among the hundreds of book vendors and publishing stalls in gritty parking garages and exhibit halls, I spotted some serious fashion. These ladies are as dedicated to their …

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Speculative in Sequins

[Originally posted on Face Hunter]

I love her collar! I’ve been dreaming of making one myself. And the sequined leggings! Beautiful.…

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Staying Tote-ally Chic

(Image above: taken from DoverStreetMarket.com)

I love the fact that carrying an eco-friendly, super practical, multi-purpose tote is a chic trend that’s sticking around! I’m sure you all remember when Whole Foods made the decision to stop distributing plastic bags

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A Sweater Success!

 

From all of your friendly virtual neighbors at ModCloth, we hope you had a lovely Sweater Day and First Day of Spring this Friday!

(And a special thank you to those of you who sent pictures!  Feel free to post …

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Top Ten Awesome Trips We Want to Take

A couple weeks ago in the 3 ‘O Clock Slump, I discussed my love affair with this Egyptian Discovery Tour. This led to some good conversations with friends and coworkers about other trips that would be sweet. Here’s …

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Tips for Estate Sale Shopping

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[Above Image: (clockwise from top) Floral panel painting dated '73 - $20 for set of 2, 40’s urn style lamp - $5, Side table with magazine slots - $10, Owl lantern - $2, Floral Barkcloth Pillowcase - $3 set of

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It’s Not Easy Being Green

[Who says runway fashion isn't wearable? Muppet-inspired designs by Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, found on twigs and tweeds]

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Outfit of the Week: Party With The Pants

My wardrobe is saturated with dresses – I wear them to the store, to chill at my parent’s house (much to my mother’s dismay), and any other casual event I find myself attending. Venturing into jeans is special for me. …

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Style Inspirations: ModCloth Has Two New BFFS!

BFF Style Exchange Edition Winners!

Congratulations to strawberrykoi and semolina, the winners of the ModCloth Needs a New BFF: Style Exchange Edition Contest! Each will receive a $50.00 Gift Certificate!

There is so much to like about both of our …

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Peek-A-Mew

This week’s cute find is from Christine B. – Thanks girl! Outspoken kittens never cease to amaze me.

Do you have a favorite cute find? Email it to cutefinds@modcloth.com, and it could be featured on an upcoming Friday!…

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Cool Girls Read Books!

(Image above: Kristin cozies up with a classic!)

Have you ever uttered the statement, ‘I should read more?’ I have, about a million times. I am constantly whining about not reading enough, but I let life get in the way. …

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Don’t Forget to Wear Your Sweater Tomorrow!

For everybody who grew up watching Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, tomorrow is a very special day! It’s “Wont You Be My Neighbor Day” in honor of Fred Rogers’ birthday, who would have been 81 years old tomorrow.

Put on your sweater

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Style Glossary: I Seersucker Said the Blind Man

This week’s Style Glossary post will tackle seersucker fabric! Personally, before starting at ModCloth, I thought seersucker was some sort of clasp. As part of my fashion enlightenment, I discovered that seersucker is in fact a type of fabric (that …

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