Archive | March, 2011

Sheer Styling: How to Wear Transparent Tops

Stay chic and sheer in these lovely tops: Of An Era Top (top left), Cordially Invited Top, Purely Pleasant Top, Art of Coffee Top, Freshly Spun Top, and Manor Estate Dress.

Does the prospect of …

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You're in for a Tweet Treat!

Psst! Hey, do you follow @ModCloth on Twitter? If so, then you’ll want to click here to find out about a special surprise we have in store for you. We’ll give you a couple of hints: It involves international designer …

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An Unstoppable Virtual-Buyer Duo

In continued hope of giving a much deserved shout out to all of you out there making Be the Buyer effulge with your votes and support, we have an extra special ‘meet ‘n’ greet with a virtual buyer post, this …

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Fancy Footwork

Shoe from Alexander McQueen S/S ’11 via Mode Avenue, Paris.

Coffee is a great morning pick-me-up and all, but nothing gets our heart rates going like the sight of shoes. We’re getting a major energy kick from these stunning …

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Slug Toothpaste, a Wooden Carpet, and Will Schlough

Slug Toothpaste. Acrylic on panel, 9″x 20″.

I don’t know about you, but nothing makes me want to brush my teeth more than a slug on the bristles of my toothbrush. Just looking at it — yeah, I really want …

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How to Pack for a Beach Vacation

For part two of our spring break packing series, we asked Ashley, a Merchandising Manager here at ModCloth, to tell us just how she plans to pack for a seaside excursion!

In this video: For Richer or Porcini Bag

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"What's the Good Word?" ModWord Winners!

If you’re saying to yourself, “Wait, how did I miss this contest?!” then you’ve got to sign up for ModMobile! Once upon a March, we texted our celly subscribers to ask if: 1) They were savvy enough wordsmiths to …

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Street Style: Yipes! Stripes!

Images via Team Peter Stigter.

Stripes never really go out of fashion, but I’m still blaming Prada for the latest splash of stripes seen all over the street style sites. Whether you go with a classic Breton stripe or …

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It's a Family Affair: An Interview with Family Affairs

Family Affairs designer and daughter Nina Elgi, at work in her studio.

Ever wanted to know the story behind some of the stunning dresses you see on our site? I was struck by the recently launched Crystalline Sky Dress, …

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Today’s Special: Going Vegan!

The Post Punk Kitchen’s Pumpkin French Toast, Barley Salad with Garlic and Parsley from The Vegan Project, and The Messy Vegetarian Cook’s Savory Seitan with Brown Rice.

What’s on today’s menu? Animal-free dishes from awesome vegan blogs, …

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Jillian Tamaki's Covetable Embroidered Covers

Image via Jillian Tamaki.

Publishing giant Penguin’s knack of turning dusty old classics into collector’s items is unparalleled, with each new resurrection project — be it its hardbound, tattoo-inspired, or fashion editions — turning us into giddy …

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US Weekly March 11

The Gracia Dress was featured in Us Weekly.

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Co-Founded in Fashion: Susan’s Latest Looks

It was her adoration for all things vintage and her affinity for retro-inspired attire that sparked the start of ModCloth. Now, let our co-founder Susan take you on a personal tour of her wardrobe. Check out this behind-the-scenes peek at …

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Vintage Shades All Day

Who: Harriet from whereisharriet

What: Vintage sunglasses

Where:
Good old eBay!

How Much: “I can’t remember exactly, definitely under £10 (about $15) though.”

When I Use It:
“When it’s sunny, which, given that I live in England, is not that …

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