Archive | November, 2010

A Day in Williamsburg with Idée Géniale

If you’re ever looking for a relaxing weekend in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg, blogger Mel of Idée Géniale has the perfect itinerary for you. During our last trip to New York, we asked this stylish Canadian-turned-New Yorker to show us her favorite local haunts!

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Beauty DIY: Trim Your Own Bangs!

Essential Tools:
A sturdy styling comb with fine teeth
A pair of sharp beauty scissors

Ready? Follow these simple steps:

Start with dry hair, styled as usual.

1. Separate your bangs from the rest of your hair. Tie back the …

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Twice as N-ice Orange-Chocolate Chip Cookies

It was one of those ideas that came down in a funneling flood of light and entered my head to a chorus of angelic voices: Silicon ice trays. Silicon muffin pans. Wait a minute—I bet I can bake things in …

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Evolving Indie Music: Darwin Deez

Calisthenics, catchy tunes and really, really, ridiculously good-looking curls — that’s Darwin Deez. What else could one ask for in a newfound indie music infatuation? If you said band members with equally as interesting names as Deez’s locks, you’ve …

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Blog to Bookmark: Vintage Madison Avenue

If you’re a fan of our Vintage Sexism category, it’s imperative you check out one of our favorite image blogs, Vintage Madison Avenue! Frequent updates, high-quality scans of vintage advertisements that simultaneously amaze and dumbfound us, and a user …

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Style Glossary: Kiltie Fringe

KILTIE AS CHARGED — The Hours in the Library Heel.

The kiltie fringe has been a prominent element of footwear since the mid-19th century, yet most people don’t even know it by name! The distinct, spear-shaped fringe, which typically …

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Blogger of the Moment: Natalie Off Duty

Natalie, of the blog Natalie Off Duty, is a model by day, blogger by night. But modeling and blogging aren’t her only activities—she’s also a musician and a dancer. Her creativity carries over to her effortless outfits—cozy sweaters, …

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Check Out Our New and Improved Reviews!

Are you a stickler when it comes to shopping online? Then, you’ll love our new reviews!

Featuring ratings for fit, length, quality, and overall satisfaction, our improved reviews provide in-depth info from the people who know our items best

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DIY Mustaches for All!

Ah, November. A month of mustaches, bristly facial hair, and scruffy-looking male employees. Here at the ModCloth offices, we’re once again celebrating “Movember,” a month of awareness-raising around men’s health issues, particularly prostate and testicular cancer.

Last Movember, we saluted …

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Between the Pages: Forgotten Bookmarks

If your favorite accessory is a bookmark, you’ll want to check out the lost-and-found collection at Forgotten Bookmarks. Run by a family-owned used bookstore, the website catalogs the vintage stowaways discovered during book sorting!…

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What YOU Wore This Halloween

After sharing our Halloween photos with all of you on Facebook, we thought it would be fun to see what you were wearing for this ghoulish holiday!  Last week, we asked our Facebook and Twitter readers to send in photos …

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Curls, The Ultimate Autumn Accessory

Images via Garbage Dress (left) and The Sartorialist

Have you ever noticed that the hair type opposite of your own is the one you most desire? My hair has been bowl cut short, Locks of Love-ready long, and everything …

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Style Soundtrack: Rhythm and Boot


Have you yet met the perfect boot? Let us serenade you with our favorite, an exclusive ModCloth boot made just for you. See how these four bloggers have styled our Today I Met the Perfect Boot, each to …

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