Archive | August, 2011

Best Job Ever: Mignon Fogarty, Grammar Girl

Can you imagine learning about grammar for fun? If you said no, then you haven’t heard of Mignon Fogarty, a.k.a. Grammar Girl. Writer of the podcast, Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing (named the Best Classic Podcast by iTunes in 2009 and 2010), and several great-to-read, highly applauded books, Mignon has put the verve back in verbs and the cool back in commas. Read more »
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Shoot to Thrill: A Tour of Pittsburgh in Lomographs

After a recent business trip to our Pittsburgh office, our pal Jeff from Lomography sent us a batch of stunning Lomo photographs taken during his trip. Through the plastic lens of the delightful Diana Mini, Jeff captured snippets of …

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Temp Urgency: Wall Decals for Instant Room Transformations


Clockwise, from the top left: Mustache decal by Etsy seller Willow Creek Signs, octopus decal by Etsy seller Beepart,  excavator decal by Etsy seller Vinyl Wall Accents, and street lamp decal by Etsy seller Circlelinestudios.

Unable to take a nail …

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Page Turners: Lula Magazine, Issue 12

Lula Magazine has long been beloved here at ModCloth, but sometimes we have a hard time finding it on the newsstands. Which is why we are happy to announce that you can now order your own copy of Lula Magazine, Issue

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Meet Mandi of Here's Looking at Me Kid

Here’s Looking at Me Kid is a blog that truly inspires. Whether you’re a vintage clothing connoisseur or a DIY decor aficionado, you’ll fall in love with Mandi’s blog. This Ohio gal takes old school inspiration and reimagines it for …

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10 Must-Read, Must-Own Fashion Tomes

Searching for some extracurricular reading material to satiate your stylish spirit? With the help of Fashion Pulse Daily’s Julia DiNardo, who offered her favorite reading suggestions during our AWP panel last winter, we compiled 10 of our fashion library essentials

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Catherine Campbell's 'Tea-rific' Illustrations

Would you like to join me for some tea? Grab a cup of your preferred flavor, and I’ll show you the work of one of my new favorite illustrators, Catherine Campbell. She is a multitalented, multimedia artist whose work …

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Our Stylish Take on the Boardwalk the Line Dress


Blogger Kathleen of Inspirafashion wears the Boardwalk the Line Dress, Velvet Touch Headband, and the Golden Commitment Necklace.

If you’re a fan of our Be the Buyer Program, you’ve surely noticed the flux of incredible dresses …

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Julie's Secret Recipe: Dill Macarons With Chocolate Hazelnut Buttercream

It was hard to pick just one dish, so this week we’re offering two recipes for your dill-loving taste buds! Once you harvest the free dill seed packets we sent you, serve up some sweet satisfaction by making Dill

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Kind of a Big ‘Dill’: Free Seed Cards Buried in Your Orders!

Psst! Guess what! Very soon, a slew of you will be unearthing these cute dill seed cards in your ModCloth order. So, what’s the ‘dill’? We’re glad you asked!

To share some green thumb fun with customers as our ModEmployees …

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