Archive | February, 2010

Top 10 Toys from Our Childhood

There’s nothing that plays upon our heartstrings more than games and dolls we used to play with. So, for the sake of nostalgia, today’s Top 10 will pay tribute to the most terrific toys of our childhood!

10. Cabbage Patch

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Style Icon: Jane Birkin

You may not recognize the name or image above, but I’m fairly certain you know who Jane Birkin is. Perhaps you’re a fan of her daughter, Charlotte Gainsbourg‘s latest electronic pop album, IRM, which was produced by Beck …

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Foxy Cuteness


This little fennec fox is from dailysquee.com, a site filled with adorable baby animals.

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WWD mention

Susan, ModCloth’s co-founder and Chief Creative Officer was quoted in the February 17th 2010 edition of WWD.

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Tales from the Road: NY Fashion Week

After multiple flight cancellations and a nine-hour train ride in snowy weather, we finally made it to New York City for our first Fashion Week! Equipped with laptops, cameras, and a few donuts, ModWriters Julie and Jenn documented our …

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Fun-A-Day and Tiny Sweaters!

Another January has come and gone, and another Fun-A-Day project is completed! Here in Pittsburgh, Fun-A-Day is in its third season, a success with 20+ contributors! At the end of last year, I wrote a blog post to spread the …

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People En Espanol Mention

The Rat-a-Tat-Hat was featured on People en Español on Friday February 20th 2010.

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Gold Medal Glamour

My interest in fashion came later in life.  The majority of my youth was spent running bases, evading defenders, and dreaming of becoming an Olympian. So, with the Vancouver Games in full-swing, you can imagine my excitement — the drama, …

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IFB's Evolving Influence Fashion Blog Conference

While at New York Fashion Week, we couldn’t get enough of the fashion blogging conversation! At the Independent Fashion Bloggers (IFB)’s Evolving Influence Conference, we were treated to an in-depth exploration of the business, ethics, and future of this …

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Outfit of the Week: À la Mod

What did we pack for New York Fashion Week? ModCloth, of course!

From can’t-ignore-’em prints like Molly’s Tavern on the Green Dress and Julie’s On the Radio Dress, to one-toned stunners like Crystals’ Curator Skirt and Natasha’s Blonde Ambition …

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Chictopia 10 Social Influence Summit!

ModCloth kicked off New York Fashion Week the right way – by attending the Chictopia 10 Social Influence Summit! Held at the adorably chic Allegra Laviola Gallery in the Lower East Side, the Chictopia Summit brought together some of …

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This Just In

bunny rabbit book end cute alice in wonderlandHoppy Ending Bookends

With so many great new decor items arriving daily, it’s really hard to choose a favorite. I think these little guys will add just the right touch to my new home office. One of my New Year’s …

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Style Icon: Edna Woolman Chase

Everyday at work, I delight in seeing emails from fellow Fashion Writer, Julie. Julie’s email signature is complete with her name, official job title, a link to ModCloth’s Twitter account, and a simple, six word quote from Edna Woolman …

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My Heart Skips a Beat

For some of us, the rite of passage known as high school was, or will be, a strange variation of Freaks and Geeks, complete with awkward gym locker room interactions and hilarious school assemblies. Without question, everyone’s high school ordeal …

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