Archive | January, 2010

The claw chooses who will go and who will stay.

How was your Monday? If you are a follower of @ModCloth on Twitter, chances are you got a good laugh at the responses to our #FundayMonday caption game! Here are our top faves from our first ever #FundayMonday! …

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Size of the Times: Part II

In Part I of “Size of the Times,” we examined one of the most hotly debated portrayals of plus size women today V magazine’s “The Size Issue” and deliberated whether or not a size spectrum exists in the …

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Blogger of the Moment: Glamourai

Presenting Glamourai, an intrepid style blogger-cum-designer. She’s a true force to be reckoned with – from her groundbreaking look (love the hair!) to her eye for colors, shapes, and textures. I love checking back on her blog to see …

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Black and White and Orchid Glamour

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I couldn’t help but fall head-over-heels for this woman’s irresistibly retro ensemble! She’s done a noteworthy job of combining true vintage and vintage-inspired pieces to achieve a pretty, polished outfit infused with old school glamour. Her gorgeous barrette

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Vintage Vows!

Who: Kate, Systems Analyst

What: 1970′s Susan Small formal gown

Where: eBay

How Much: $85, including shipping

When I use It: My wedding! And sometimes when playing dress-up (I don’t think I’ll ever outgrow that!). I’ve been dying to find …

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Let's Dance!

Still searching for your fantasy formal dress? Or the perfect pair of shoes? We’ve got you covered. Check out our new spring formal attire section for accessories, shoes, and dresses galore!…

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Style Glossary: One Sweet Neckline

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For many, Valentine’s Day means getting gussied up and going out to a romantic dinner with your special one, closest pal, …

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Vintage Sexism: Kitchen Appliance Edition

Geraldine Finster has a “secret weapon to fight the dull mediocrity in her life,” and that weapon is Mr. Clean. He has come to “put some excitement” in her cleaning regimen. As this commercial strives to show us, cleaning the …

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Style Icon: Tilda Swinton

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Amsterdam-based duo Viktor & Rolf opened their Fall 2003 RTW show with their androgynous muse, Tilda Swinton. The copper-haired British actress, whom you may know as The White Witch from The Chronicles of Narnia films,   promenaded …

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