Archive | November, 2011

Meet Marianne of Esme and the Laneway

If you’re a retro revival sort of girl, you’ll love Marianne’s blog, Esme and the Laneway. Her outfits will steal your heart with their nostalgic silhouettes from eras past, and, after perusing her posts, you’ll be searching your makeup …

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What ModEmployee Ryan is Loving Right Now

Today, I called upon Associate Graphic Designer Ryan, to see what ModCloth item made his most-wanted list. As part of ModCloth’s graphic design team, Ryan concocts visuals that grace our site, blog, and e-mails. When he isn’t setting typography …

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Stylin’ Fine with Refinery29

Have yourself a gander at some of the stellar ensembles in the In Stylish Spirits: A Haute Holiday with Refinery29 collection concocted by our first — and fab — Shop Our Outfits collaborator, international fashion hub Refinery29.

As soon …

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Fantastical Voyage Inspired by Retro Nostalgia and Sublime Sparkle

The holidays have always inspired me to dress in strawberry reds, forest greens, and caramel browns — basically, like a festive evergreen tree brought to life. But this year, the color palette and textures of traditional gift giving are what …

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Hello, Good Pie: Bike Basket Pie’s Yummy New Cookbook

San Francisco pie-by-bike delivery service, Bike Basket Pies, ended its run in June, but if you’re already missing baker Natalie Galatzer’s cheery deliveries, or just want in on tastebud-tripping flavors like Apple Kiwi or Shaker Lemon, you can rejoice …

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Name It and Win It: Cyber Monday Edition — UPDATE: CONTEST IS CLOSED!

Just in time for the upcoming holidays, our Name It and Win it Contest returns merrier and more spirited than ever! Generosity is the name of the game during this snowy season, and gift-giving is merely one way to show …

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What ModEmployee Christen is Loving Right Now

Feeling stumped for stylish inspiration? Just turn to our terrific ModEmployees for wishlist writing inspiration! I caught up with Fashion Writer Christen, to take a peek at what’s topping her list this week.

As part of ModCloth’s team of …

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Today’s Special: Lively Leftovers

Clockwise from top left: Thanksgiving cupcakes by Fêtette, leftover-stuffed maki rolls by Sushi Day, and the Gobblerito by Mad Mex.

Thanksgiving may have come and gone, but an abundance of leftovers remain stacked in your fridge. Instead …

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What We Wished For… and Got!

You wish you may, you wish you might, have this wish you wish tonight!

These ModEmployees were granted the gift of dreams come true, and they’re eager to share their experiences. Coin tosses, or not, these pleased peeps are definitely …

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Designer Update: Mata Traders

We love to hear feedback from our favorite designers, and this inspiring update is definitely one worth sharing!

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It’s the Wishful Weekend!

It’s official: It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Amidst a flurry of present-picking and gift-getting this weekend, we want to know — what is your holiday wish? Tell us during our Wishful Weekend!

Whether you’re posting to …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

The warmest of wishes to you and yours! We’re signing off today to feast with friends and family, but look forward to seeing you tomorrow for Black Friday festivities.

Whether you’re enjoying a traditional T-givs or an alternative one, …

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Cake Simple: November’s Book of the Month Giveaway

“If you’re going to eat dessert, it ought to be homemade and also really flipping good,” writes Christie Matheson, author of Cake Simple. I agree with the cookbook — no ifs, ands, or ‘bundts.’ That’s right, I’m referring to …

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