Archive | September, 2011

Meet the ModCat: Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz

Name: Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz
Age: 4
Breed: Seal Point Himalayan

Oh, where to start? With his distinguished name and fluffy visage, Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz never fails to make an impression. This playful Seal Point Himalayan is …

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Best Friends Fur-ever Contest!

We’re ‘feline’ fine, ’cause it’s MewsWeek here at ModCloth! All week long, our blog, Tumblr, Facebook, and Twitter pages with will be filled with woman’s other best friend.

That’s right — the Best Friends Fur-ever Contest is for

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Hang on to Your Cats — It’s MewsWeek at ModCloth!

Here at ModCloth, it’s not uncommon to see us raising the ‘woof’ for our canine companions, but what about our other four-legged friends? Well this week, we’re taking ‘paws’ and recognizing all the cute kitties and cool cats of the …

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The Last Hurrah Sale Is Back!

ModCloth Last Hurrah Sale

Sis-boom-bah, let’s hear it for the Last Hurrah!

Yup — it’s that time of the year again. Temperatures drop, leaves fall, classes commence, and… ModCloth’s Last Hurrah Sale begins! And, this year, it’s better than ever: Not only can …

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Vintage Varsity: DIY Letterman Cardigan Appliqué

When I was in college, I received an assignment that required digging through the school archives. I found photos of past students wearing plaid skirts, fitted chenille shirts, saddle shoes, and oversized varsity cardigans — how much more collegiate cute …

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Vintage-inspired Jewelery Collaboration Part IV: Susan

Well, today is the last installment in our vintage-inspired jewelery collection, and we’re definitely going out with a bang. Susan, ModCloth’s co-founder and Chief Creative Officer was the mastermind behind the re-envisioning of this feathered friend. This adorable lil’ owl

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NYFW Video Diary by The Clothes Horse

Whether you couldn’t make it out to New York for Fashion Week, or just want to relive the memories, you’ll want to watch this guest video diary by Rebecca of The Clothes Horse! We handed Rebecca a flip cam …

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From Hair to There: Get to Know These 1940's Hairstyles

Borne up by a wave of inspiration after watching the 1940s hairstyle video, above, I landed with the thought of writing a blog post on ’40s hairstyles. So, I’ve straightened out some research and banged out a few ’40s-era hairdo …

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Fifty Shoes that Changed the World: September’s Book of the Month Giveaway

When sludging through textbooks back in my school days, I constantly thought, “Honestly, is it so hard to make a book informative and interesting?” Well, September’s Book of the Month proves that that the answer to that question is a …

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Vintage-inspired Jewelery Collaboration Part III: Orchid Grey

If you’ve been following along this week, you’ve already seen the divine vintage-inspired designs by A Beautiful Mess and Bleubird Vintage. Today we’re walking on the wild side with this beautiful bracelet from blogger Julie of Orchid Grey. …

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One Last Look at NYFW

With the fast pace of fashion these days, it may feel like it’s been an eternity since New York Fashion Week drew to a close, but it’s really only been one week! Just enough time for us to sort through our photos to pull out a few quick snapshots from our whirlwind trip to New York.

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Fresh ‘Profesh’: 5 Stylish Staples to Keep in Your Cube

No time to stop home for a full ensemble swap before your evening event? No worries! Add a flash of flavor to your work wardrobe by creating a mini ‘cubicle closet’ stocked with multifunctional fashion pieces that will make freshening …

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Vintage-inspired Jewelry Collaboration Part II: Bleubird Vintage

Today is the second installment in our vintage-inspired jewelry design collaboration. As a refresher, we asked four talented ladies to re-imagine a vintage piece in collaboration with ModCloth. We’re super excited to share today’s design with you. It’s a gorgeous

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The Loveliest Little Recipe Video

Believe it or not, I’d never had a beet until this year. My parents never bothered with beets, nor the school cafeterias, so it wasn’t until fellow writer Angela blogged about this fuchsia root that I thought to try one. …

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