Archive | February, 2012

Sailing Away with Rachel Antonoff’s Fall 2012 Collection

For Fall 2012, fashion fave Rachel Antonoff was inspired by childhood memories of pretending to sail the seas the her bedroom, and brought those images to life in her presentation. We navigated the backstage and presentation floor to snap some photos — come see!

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Announcing the Winner of Our Wedding Contest on Pinterest!

For our first-ever contest on Pinterest, Something ModCloth, Something You, pinners had a chance to create a themed board to inspire our spring 2012 wedding collection. Today, after poring through all 600 entries,  we’re happy to announce that we’ve …

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ModCloth Hosts Fashion Writing Workshop for San Francisco Teens!

This month, stylish students from San Francisco area schools are filing into 826 Valencia for ModCloth’s first-ever fashion writing workshop. Yes, you heard us! For four weeks, we’re running an after-school class called Catwalk or Run: Fashion Writing for

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Vanilla-Rose Water Cupcakes by Heather of SprinkleBakes

With her debut book in the the works, Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes is keepin’ busy perfecting her way-creative confections. Somehow, she still found time to conjure up these incredible cupcakes to share with all of you marvelous MC blog readers!

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Vintage Sexism: Thinking About Pink


Revlon ad via The Nifty Fifties and Lustre Creme ad via The Society Pages.

My mom sends me care packages every now and then, and they usually include two toothbrushes. One pink, one green. One is meant for me, …

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Lauren Moffatt’s Schoolgirl-Chic Fall 2012 Collection

The artful looks in Lauren Moffatt’s Fall 2012 were created with a prim and proper schoolgirl in mind, so it’s no surprise that the setting of yesterday’s presentation was a pair of classrooms in an old SoHo school building.…

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Meet Katie of Katie’s Pencil Box

When I stumbled upon Katie’s Pencil Box, I hadn’t heard of the blog before, but I wish I’d been following it for a long time. Her dreamy, color-rich photos of time spent with her family, snapshots of her enchanting …

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Art’s Best Friend: Peter Clark’s Doggone Cute Collages

Made of everything from maps to postage stamps, UK-based artist Peter Clark’s collages are not only eco-adoring thanks to their re-purposed materials, they’re pretty much the most ‘paw-dorable’ thing we’ve ever seen!

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InStyle, March 2012

The My Cuff of Tea Shorts were featured in the March issue of InStyle.

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Show & Tell: Benefit Cosmetics

In addition to partnering with us on our latest stylebook, Girl Meets Glam, the gals at Benefit Cosmetics were gracious enough to invite us to their downtown San Francisco office for a behind-the-scenes peek into all the wonderfulness that makes up this quirky and playful makeup brand.

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