Archive | June, 2011

Last Resort: Our Favorite Resort 2012 Collections!


Resort 2012 by Carven

The last of the Resort 2012 shows have wrapped up, so I decided to do a fun little roundup of my faves. Resort, much like Pre-Fall, has become a crucial season in the fashion industry, as …

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At Last, the Perfect Pair of Vintage-Inspired Lingerie

If you, like us, have yearned for the perfect set of romantic, retro-inspired lingerie, then look no further than the newly arrived Oh-So-Lovely Bra and Shorts. These styles come straight from The Loved One‘s debut collection and are …

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Page Turners: Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Fashions come and go, sparkle and fade, and so do hairstyles the above ‘do is no exception. After recently cycling through magazine tears from my college days, I happened upon this picture-perfect example of pastel-layered locks from the September …

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The Written Wardrobe: "Perennial"

“And now I drive into town for the June market, and I sell our wares alone. Your mother’s almond granola recipe. The black raspberries that inked our fingertips and stained our teeth and tongues.”
- “Perennial” by Anne Barngrover

This …

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GPOYW on the ModCloth Tumblr!

If you’re a regular on Tumblr, then you just might be familiar with the meme GPOYW (Gratuitous Picture of Yourself Wednesdays). We saw this as the perfect opportunity to gratuitously share photos of our employees on the ModCloth Tumblr. …

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Meet Coury of Fancy Treehouse

If you crave colors, Coury’s Fancy Treehouse will be a favorite for you. Her perfect pairings of color and silhouettes are so inspiring, we just had to feature her as Blogger of the Moment. With a halo of sunny California …

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Today’s Special: Dishing It Out


Casserole dishes by Etsy seller GallivantingGirls, sunflower dish by Flickr user Luvinthemommyhood, vintage pink dish by Etsy seller MakingItHomeNY, and butterfly gold dish by Etsy seller Mituvintage

Upon seeing these colorful dishes, you might be saying, “Oh! …

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The Sound of Violens


Photo by Tom Hines. Image via Violens

When I came across Brooklyn-based indie band Violens, I assumed I was going to hear, well, violins! But after testing out their tunes, my attention was instead caught by melodic guitars, bass, …

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Street Style: Actin' Shady


Images via Hel Looks and Mr. Newton

I always thought that song “Sunglasses at Night” was pretty darn silly, but maybe I just wasn’t picturing the right sunglasses…‘cause upon seeing this bevvy of retro-inspired white frames, I was tempted …

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She's Got It Bright: Radiant Illustrations by Tabitha Bianca Brown

If the punchy, retro color palette of our Fashionable Phenom stylebook caught your eye, the work of Chicago-based artist Tabitha Bianca Brown is bound to brighten your day! A self-described devotee of “vintage, kitsch, and randomness,” Brown creates captivating portraits …

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3 Glam Retro Hairstyles to Try Right Now

Looking for a bit of hair inspiration this summer? We teamed up with the lovely staff at San Francisco salon Watermelon Sugar to showcase a three vintage-inspired updos that are certain to inspire. Whether you’ve got plans to attend a …

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Have an Ordinary Happy Moment

The Ordinary Happy Moments Dress by Dear Creatures is a statement piece that doesn’t need a lot of styling. These bloggers all pair basics with their dresses to make it the star of the ensemble. Jennifer of Sally Jane Vintage

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Fan Fare: Darling Outfit Illustrations by ModLover Emma

We recently received a lovely bit of fan mail from high school student Emma Steinkellner, who sent us these cute illustrations of ModCloth outfits! When we asked her what inspired her, she said, “To put it concisely — I …

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