Archive | March, 2011

Bust April 2011

The Fresh Flowers, Orchid Grey, and Cocorosa Dresses as well as the Seeing Spring Glasses were featured in the April/May issue of Bust.

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Best Job Ever: Denise Porcaro, Floral Designer

At New York’s most fashionable events, the question asked of hosts is oftentimes not, “Who did your hair?” but, “Who did your flowers?” And, if you’re asking the folks at Stella McCartney, Marchesa, or Vanity Fair, the answer is likely to be: “Denise Porcaro of Flower Girl, of course.”

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The Craft of Traveling

Decorate your home or yourself with these map-themed Etsy picks: World Map Organic Pillow from My Bearded Pigeon, San Francisco Mapcut from Studio MKO, Long Distance Love Customizable Necklace from Sudlow Jewelry, California State Pillow from Love California, Vintage Map

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Fall Head Over Paws for this ModCloth Exclusive!

Gemma’s trusty side kick, Mr. Norman Pickles the Pug, and our very own Winston served as the inspiration for our new tote!

Playful, imaginative, and slightly offbeat, the art of illustrator Gemma Correll has captured fans’ hearts with her quirky …

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Video of the Day: Advanced Style Advice

It’s not yet noon here at ModCloth’s West Coast offices, but it’s safe to say that Advanced Styles charming new video has taken the title of “video of the day.” Their video for NOWNESS features a bevy of …

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Page Turners: What a Long, Stylish Trip It's Been

Images via Vintagefashionmagazines.blogspot.com

If I’ve figured this out right, my dad and sister probably just left the Grand Canyon. They were on a weeklong road trip around the Southwest, a part of the country in which I’ve spent little time. …

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Find the Fortune Contest Winners!

The clues were collected, and the search for the kettle of coins concealed within a product profile commenced. Were you one of the fashion-savvy sleuths to spot the pot of gold hiding out with the Clover Cadence Dress? If …

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How to Pack for a Road Trip

As we hit the warm weather seasons, we decided to ask a few of our fantastic ModEmployees just how they plan to pack for their upcoming vacations. For our first installment, Molly, a Fashion Writer, let us take a peek into her suitcase to share how she plans to pack for a road trip to Palm Springs!

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Blogger of the Moment: Color Me Nana

Dylana of the blog Color Me Nana takes relaxed skirts and dresses to the next level, making maxis a wardrobe staple. (That’s why we named this dress after her!) This California girl pairs flowing frocks with rocker-worthy accessories to give …

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For Display Only: The Art of Thomas C. Chung

Image via Thomas C. Chung.

Don’t get your hopes up too high — the delectable ice cream sundaes pictured above were created ars gratia artis, and are therefore totally inedible. But don’t they look so delicious? Norway-based artist …

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Street Style: A Bit of Flare

Left and right image via StockholmStreetStyle.

Getting sick of skinny jeans, but still want to add a bit of ‘flare’ to your casual outfits? Then look no further than these fashionable street style snaps featuring — you guessed it — …

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Meet Our Designer Crush, Nümph!


In our newest series, Designer Crush, we aim to show some serious love to the many ModCloth brands who not only inspire our daily style, but also fuel our creativity and satiate our penchant for unique, trendsetting design! So, …

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A Vintage Find from the Heart of Manila

Who: Aisa of Drowning Equilibriums

What: Vintage purse (which is 50+ years old!) from my grandma, and a vintage Moschino jacket

Where:
Grandmother’s closet and secret thrift shop in the heart of Manila

How Much: The purse is of course …

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Listen to Lohio

Image via Lohio.

As a Pittsburgh native living 2,500-plus miles away in San Francisco, I was excited to hear that indie-folk Pittsburgh band Lohio had recently played at SXSW. Yeah, Pittsburgh! (I’d actually seen Lohio play a few times …

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