Archive | November, 2011

A Spin Through Seattle with Delightfully Tacky

We hope you’re ready to see Seattle, and blogger Elizabeth of Delightfully Tacky’s fun-filled tour of this famously rainy city. Whether you’re in the mood for a ferry ride, shopping, or cozying up to a cup of coffee from the original Starbucks, Elizabeth’s tour has got you covered.

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One Sewing Pattern, Three DIY Dresses

With pages and pages of beautiful dresses for you to admire, there’s got to be more than a few items that are “so you.” But, sometimes you want more than the perfect dress. You want the dress that’s made for …

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ModCloth Hearts Rachel Antonoff


Which ones will you add to your wishlist? The Pocket Purr-fect Dress, First In Brass Dress, I Love the Rainboots, or If Walls Could Frock?

Here at ModCloth, our love for Rachel Antonoff runs deep! You …

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It’s Twin Peaks Day on Tumblr – Just Ask the ‘Blog’ Lady!

Our current stylebook, A Welcome Retreat, transported us to a wonderfully woodsy world, one that reminded us of Twin Peaks, a favorite television series for many of us ModFolk. Though it only lasted for 30 episodes, from 1990-91, …

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Aebleskiver, a Traditional Danish Dessert

When I stopped by an Oregon yard sale during a recent road trip, I was stumped when I came across a strange, cast-iron pan with seven grooves. The lovely lady hosting the sale insisted that I use my dollar to …

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“A Welcome Retreat” Inspired by Coziness, Color

In the few short months before the impending chaos of the holiday season, I find myself longing for cozy, colorful knitwear, quiet solitude, and a good book. Such was the inspiration for A Welcome Retreat, our latest stylebook.

Iconic …

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Seventeen, December 2011

The Play It on the Line Mug in Panda and Rules of Glamour Skirt were featured in the December issue of Seventeen.

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Meet Starr of A Thought is the Blossom

Whether you remember Starr of A Thought is the Blossom from the ‘chain letter dress’ or you’re new to her site, one thing is certain — this blog is where it’s at. Starr will quickly make you feel like a …

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And the Words to Wish By Contest Winner Is…

At only three hours in length, the Words to Wish By edition of Name It and Win It was brief, but that didn’t stop you from delivering a deluge of delightful designations for the piece on display. Picking our favorite …

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Va-Va-Vivacious: Retro Beauty Tips Made Simple

Pin-up-pretty looks don’t have to be saved for special occasions. In fact, prep time can be kept to a minimum when you take tips from Pittsburgh-based makeup artist Adrienne Pace and hairstylist Lauren Tomarello, the gals responsible for the classic looks of our current Shop Our Outfits collection, Va-Va-Vivacious, featuring the ModStylists.

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Donora’s Story-Rich Sophomore Album, “Boyfriends, Girlfriends”

Few things can take you to a distant place the way music can, and we have just the album that will sweep you away! If you’re looking for a change of scenery, walk on over to Pittsburgh indie trio Donora’s

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Fave Finds: Amanda’s 1950′s Cocktail Dress

Who: Amanda of Milwaukee, WI

What: A beautiful 1950′s cocktail dress

Where: Tip Top Atomic Shop

How Much: $22

When I Use It: “Basically anytime I go out for some tasty beverages. It’s ridiculously comfortable and full of sass. …

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