Archive | February, 2012

Art That’s A Piece of Cake!

“Two Tier” by Paul Ferney

If you can’t have your cake and eat it, then hang it on the wall! While recently shuffling though the always-inspirational blog of Jordan Ferney, I came across the works of her husband, and …

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Our View at Jill Stuart Fall 2012

Last season, we were absolutely smitten with Jill Stuart’s pretty pastel Spring 2012 collection, but this Fashion Week, we found equal inspiration in her Fall presentation!

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Fave Finds: Lauren’s Electric Purple Grandma Dress

Who: Lauren from Introvert’s Introduction 

What: “Electric purple grandma dress”

Where: Value Village

How Much: $5

When I Use It: “I wear this beauty when I’m feeling the need to feel extra pretty, but comfortable at the same time.”…

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And the Awards Go To…

With the Oscars just around the corner, we thought we’d throw our own gala – the second installment of the Winston Awards!

Those who’ve been ModCloth fans for a while may remember our first awards ceremony, when we …

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Show Off Your Wares with a DIY Shadowbox

As a collector of many a knickknack, I often find myself at a loss on how to properly display my trinkets. Enter the shadowbox. Shadowboxes are simple to create and offer a beautiful way to personalize a collection. So, gathering my collection of ceramic squirrels, I set out to construct a miniature world for them!

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Bloggers Rock Retro Frocks by Eva Franco

We were so smitten by these four Eva Franco dresses—which were voted into production via our Be the Buyer program—that we sent samples to bloggers to see how they’d accessorize these sassy styles.

Tieka of Selective Potential looks wonderful in …

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Add This to Your Collection

Have you seen our Eclectic Selections? It highlights a few of our employees’ quirky collections that inspired their respective curated categories. Take a look at the bounty of bows, canine coterie, and team of tikis that our employees have …

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A Collection a Day: February’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Erasers, paperbacks, and patches, oh my! Those are a few of the collections elegantly captured in A Collection a Day, our March Book of the Month. Intrigued? Read on to see how you can win a copy for …

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Our Favorite Street Style Snaps from NYFW

Images via Harpers Bazaar (left) and Fabsugar

From yeti-ready jackets to boisterously colorful pants, up-and-coming trends infiltrated Fall 2012 New York Fashion Week street style snaps en masse. It was quite an effort sifting through this visual carousel of delights, …

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Jam to the Infectious Sounds of Meligrove Band

Image via Meligrove Band

One of the things — well, many things — I love about the internet is how fantastically easy it is to discover music. One minute you’re browsing a random site, and the next, you’re jamming to …

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Get Lassoed in by Illustration Collab Project Ten Paces and Draw

If you and your work are feelin’ the midweek slump, we recommend giving your imagination an energy boost by perusing the super creative blog Ten Paces and Draw.

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Deskside Chat: Meet Tom!

Imaginary band names, signature dishes, and much more — see what’s on the minds of our ModEmployees when they’re not bringing you fantastic fashion. In this edition of our video series, Deskside Chats, we meet Tom, Senior Web Analyst.

Check …

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Honey Kennedy’s Fave Looks from Classic Flicks

We invited Jen of fashion and lifestyle blog Honey Kennedy to round up some looks to mimic a few of her favorite classic-film stars. Take a peek for a little flick-inspired fun!

Funny Face (1957), starring Audrey Hepburn as Jo

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Fave Finds: Addi’s Dusty Rose Dress

Who: Addi of The Curve & the Line 

What: Sheer, dusty rose midi dress

Where: Goodwill

How Much: $8

When I Use It: “Whenever I want something overtly feminine that can stand out on its own, but can also …

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