Archive | November, 2009

Hit the Streets with ModCloth

Do you have trendsetting style savvy? A love for all things vintage? A penchant for fashion? Do you have what it takes to join our ModCloth Street Team?

It’s that time of the year; it’s the time for our yearly …

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Finding the Fashionable in Unexpected Places

It was a low-key evening, and I was hitting up a local bar, The Loft, in the Regent Square neighborhood of Pittsburgh with fellow ModWriter, Jen Luebbers. It’s a  fairly small place (as demonstrated by the very random, very slim

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Blogger of the Moment: Fashion Chalet

What can I say about Fashion Chalet? Erika’s outfits are like a lovely stream of concision narrative that tracks her days in sleek lines, high heels, ballet slippers, leather, sequins, and tulle. Each entry is another chapter in her …

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Stack It Up

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As much as I love bright colors and prints, this innovative ensemble of neutrals immediately caught my eye. The layers add interest but manage to avoid being overwhelming – and the stacked socks are …

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Bright Star

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Where oh where do I start? The film, Bright Star, was so moving and beautiful and inspiring that it’s hard to know what to talk about …

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Style Icon: Daphne Guinness

Sophisticated socialite. Designer muse. Mother of three. Noteworthy collector of haute couture. Model. Modern heiress of an aristocrat Irish Protestant family. Journalist. Stylist extraordinaire. Philanthropist. On-and-off-again girlfriend of a married French philosopher. Undisputed style icon. Daphne Suzannah Diana Joan Guinness …

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Style Glossary: Set-in Stone

We here at the ModOffices can’t seem to get enough of the Pin-up Dress. It’s classically chic, easy-to-wear, and its flattering cut earns it a rightful spot in the front of our closets. It’s also a perfect example of …

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Teal of the Century!

Who: Mary, a fashion and food lover at stylefyles.tumblr.com

What: A teal, vintage-inspired secretary dress

Where: Goodwill. Dayton, Ohio

How Much: $4

When I use It: It’s brand new, so I’ve only worn it once so far! I wore it …

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From Trash to Treasure

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There is something very tragic about a beautiful, lone earring, or a favorite old sweater, or a lovely, orphaned glove, isn’t there? Well, now you can stop being sad! Here are five ideas for how to …

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Top Ten Mad Libbed Movie Quotes

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Who doesn’t love a good Mad Lib? Not you. Not me. Not anyone. So, this week’s Top Ten is here to bring you nonsensical fun! Fill in the categories below, then read on to make …

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Announcing the ModStylists!

You helped us pick a name for these ladies last week, and now they’re officially here to assist you in your pursuit of great style. ModCloth is proud to announce our ModStylists! These girls are here to act as your …

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Vintage Advantage

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If you don’t already follow the blog Fashion Forestry, I suggest starting now! It has become a constant source of inspiration and joy for me over the last few months – I just can’t …

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Freaky Friday

  • If you’ve looked at a calendar – or perhaps the terrified look on your coworker’s or classmate’s face – you know that today is Friday the 13th. The clinical term for fearing this day is paraskevidekatriaphobia. This word was

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