Archive | December, 2009

Traditional Wassail

Wassail

Photo: Annie Witkamp

You might be familiar with wassailing songs, but have you ever tried the drink?

Every year, my family goes to our friend Gayle’s house for Christmas Eve and enjoy traditional wassail, a hot, spiced punch. Gayle and …

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Meet Rachael from Spratters and Jayne

Rachael, some amazing yarn, and our So Chic in Batik Dress!

First, I bought the Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Neckwarmer, and fell in luv with it.
Then, I got to chat with Rachael, the creator of both Spratters and

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Top 10 Ways to Amuse Yourself on Your Trip Home for the Holidays

(Image Above: www.litvinland.com)

You’ve probably got a few days’ vacation from work or school climbing up on the horizon. For some of us, this implies staying at home. For many others, however, it means a long trip. Though travel …

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May All Your Christmases be Bright

(Image Taken from Flattery )

Perfect for that holiday party, this outfit is like a perfectly wrapped present-complete with a bow on top ! I love the contrast of the bright teal skirt against the dark leopard print tights, while …

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Have Yourself a Thrifty Little Holiday

(thrifted nightlight, $2)

We’re already talked about some great ways to have a Green Holiday, but we haven’t touched on my favorite eco-friendly tradition: scouring thrift stores for decorations! “Basic” decorations like ornaments and lights can be easily found, …

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The Great Holiday Caper: Winston is Back!


‘Twas the holiday season, and all through the city,
Not a creature was stirring, not even a kitty
The Mod dresses were hung up in closets with care,
And many stylish girls would soon choose them to wear.
Blue, …

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Fleece Navidad

  • This video of There’s Too Much Love by Belle and Sebastian set to clips from A Charlie Brown Christmas makes me very happy this holiday season!
  • Get into the holiday spirit with whimsical DIY holiday projects from the Creature Comforts
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    Dressed to the Nines (And the Nine to Five), Part Four

    Happy Friday, everyone! Today’s style post will feature both the A Trace of Lace Dress in Cobalt and the Mon Petit Chou Dress – two very different dresses with an infinite amount of outfit possibilities!

    I would like to start …

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    Noms Cuteness

    Thanks Hannah and Saad for sharing this cute vid with me!

    I also found this birthday party pic on Cooper the cat’s blog. o.m.g.

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    Employee Picks: Our Favorite Gifts

    Today’s Employee Pick comes from Maggie Glover, ModCloth’s Campaign Manager. Maggie chooses the Aquatic Pal Earrings!

    Maggie says:

    I have a love for little earrings, especially when they are as cute as these posts from Crowded Teeth! Each pack …

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    “You want the moon? Just say the word and I’ll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.”

    Do  I even need to explain my reasoning behind choosing It’s a Wonderful Life for today’s merry movie style inspiration?

    We all know the synopsis – George Bailey, played by the radiant Jimmy Stewart, contemplates suicide on Christmas Eve. His …

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    Santa Susan is Coming to Town!

    We are super excited to announce that ModCloth’s 1st ModMobile Contest happens today! If you haven’t already done so, sign up now to receive ModCloth texts. You’ll be the first to know insider info,  get exclusive updates, and …

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    Handmade Holidays: A Crafty Gift Guide

    Like to give unique gifts to your special someones? Recently, we visited two popular Pittsburgh craft fairs to explore what tantalizing options we have for handmade holiday gifts. The I Made It! shows periodically showcase local, hip crafters’ wares at …

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    This Just In

    christmas dress holiday indie retro nick and mo vintageGingerbread Couple Dress

    With the holiday season upon us, I just couldn’t resist naming this festive Nick & Mo dress as my favorite new item. I envision accessorizing it with a glass of eggnog and some mistletoe!

    What’s your favorite

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