Archive | January, 2012

Page Turners: Define By Design


All images via My Vintage Vogue

I’m going to start this post out with a Captain Obvious statement: Fashion is a way to express yourself. Or, as Susan put it in her closet tour video, it’s a way to …

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Inside Story: Easy DIY Wall Decals + Downloadable Patterns!

Is your space craving some change? Only have an afternoon to spend sprucing? Welcome to the last installment of ‘Inside Story,’ our four-part interior design series featuring super simple, low-commitment projects you can conquer in just a few hours.

Our …

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OK! January 23rd, 2012.

The Oh, Boysenberry Blazer was featured in Ok!

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Join Our Stylish Street Team!

Do you love ModCloth? Like, really love ModCloth? When you’re not on the site picking up a few pretty pieces to add to your wardrobe, are you carefully constructing a craft or cooking a recipe that you read about on …

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Something ModCloth, Something You: Enter Our First Ever Contest on Pinterest!

Many of you are already aware of the awesomeness of Pinterest. And if you aren’t in the loop, we’re giving you a reason to join! Starting on 1/23 at 11 a.m. PT, we’re launching our first themed contest …

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Pull Out Your Pens and Surprise Your Friends!


The digital age may have diminished our need for scribing by hand on a daily basis, but that shouldn’t discourage us from revisiting the now-nostalgic pastime of crafting handwritten works!

In the spirit of National Handwriting Day, we’ve invited …

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Show & Tell: Susan’s Closet

In many ways, ModCloth owes its start to a crammed closet. With a bevy of thrifted finds taking over her tiny dorm room, then-college student Susan Gregg Koger started an online shop with help from her boyfriend-turned-husband, Eric. Ten

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Fan Fare: Chloe Pens Us a Pug!

Imagine the delight we felt upon receiving this way adorable illustration from creative customer Chloe! Not only does it depict our very own mascot, Winston, but he’s rockin’ ModCloth products such as the I Adore a Fedora and Let’s

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Let it be Written: January’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Let’s kick off a whole new year by featuring one of my favorite authors…you! Your comments over the past year’s Book of the Month discussions have been truly wonderful. So, what better choice for our January giveaway than Nom de

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May the Farce Be with You

Whether or not you have a good lay of the Star Wars land, I think you’ll agree that Greg Peltz’s perniciously humorous Star Wars portraits are ‘hans-down’ worthy of a solo show.

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Beauty School: A Fresh-Faced Makeup Tutorial from Benefit Cosmetics!

Benefit Tutorial

Our friends at Benefit Cosmetics offered to assist us with our ‘New Trends for the New Year’ promise by providing Blog Editor, Jenn, with a fresh-faced look that’s perfect for starting every day off with the most fashionable foot forward!

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REDBOOK, February 2012.

The Trunks Full of Taste Shaker Set was featured in the February issue of REDBOOK.

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Caitlin’s Style Soundtrack: The Space Between 11 & 12

“So much of my life runs parallel with a soundtrack.”

ModCloth customer Caitlin is a Portland resident with a sick sense of style and an ear for music. So it’s only natural that for our first Style Soundtrack of 2012, …

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Deskside Chat: Meet Stephanie!

In this week’s edition of Deskside Chat, we stopped by Search Engine Marketing Team Lead Stephanie’s desk to get her take on dream lunch dates, find out her time telling ability, and discover what treats she spoils the ModDogs with. …

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