Archive | March, 2012

Celebrate Spring with an Eye-Catching Outfit!

When I first laid eyes on this bold and bright ensemble styled by Holly of Holly Dolly, I was smitten with her perfect mix of patterns and vibrant choice of hues. To emulate her saturated look, single out two

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Show Off Your Skills By Entering Our Video Contest, DIY Boss!

Do you have a DIY project that’s worthy of sharing with the world, or an idea so crafty and clever that it would spread like wildfire? Then share it with us in our latest contest, DIY Boss, and …

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Fave Finds: Mandy’s Prim and Polished Vintage Dress

Who: Mandy of Grace and Viola

What: Vintage dress

Where: An estate sale

How Much: $2

When I Use It: “When I want a simple, but polished, vintage look.”

Shopping Tips: “Always search in new places. Don’t rule out …

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It’s a Sign: Take a Peek Behind the Scenes at Our Latest Shoot!

“Hi, there. What’s your sign?”

That’s exactly what we asked our celestially chic crew of staff models during the shoot for our Zodiac-themed Shop Our Outfits collection, a special astrology-inspired array of looks packed with elemental accessories and, of course, …

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Retro Revival: Fabric Flashbacks in Fall 2012 Collections

Any material girl whose eyes wandered over the fabrics that frolicked down Fall 2012’s runways got a serious case of ‘weak in the knees’. Although entirely new, these fine fabrics and the ways in which they were arranged were heavily …

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Hold the Phone – ModCloth’s More Mobile?!

Calling all smartphone-carrying ModFans – our shiny, new mobile site makes for faster, easier, and happier shopping! Whether you’re in line at the store, bussin’ it to school or work, or just in need of an entertaining way to pass …

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How-to: Reupholster a Mid-Century Modern Chair

While reupholstering seems like a daunting task, it’s actually less difficult than it is time-consuming. So, if you’re up for saving money, getting your hands a little dirty, and have some extra time to spare, follow the steps below, and you’ll be on your way to sprucing up a simple piece of furniture.

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Future Folk? This New Zealand Band Wows Us All the Way from Wellington

Inky cityscapes, 60s-inspired fashion, and a sound that’s as sweet as it is unique, New Zealand band Urbantramper has us pretty much obsessed. The band describes its genre as ‘future folk’ — an interesting interpretation of their ethereally indie aesthetic.…

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Meet the ModDog: Buck

Name: Buck

Age: 5 Months

Breed: Shar-pei/English Bulldog Mix

There’s a new ModDog in town and his name is Buck! Adopted by Customer Care Manager Audrey, this wrinkly pup has stolen the heart of many a ModEmployee with …

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And It’s a Wrap: Tieka Dishes on the Texas Style Council Conference

Top photo: Tieka of Selective Potential and Elizabeth of Delightfully Tacky. Bottom photo: Turi and Audrey of ModCloth. Photo courtesy of The Swapaholics

Hi, gals! It’s me, Tieka of Selective Potential! I’m back from Austin (and finally rested up!) …

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Savvy Style Bloggers Take On Austin!

About the Guest Blogger

“Andrea from Blonde Bedhead‘s look had me swooning! Her pastel peter pan collar paired with black jeans and wedges was the perfect combination for her edgy meets romantic style.”

Our Texas Style Council Conference Correspondent, Tieka of Selective Potential

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Fave Finds: Rebecca’s Retro Dress

Who: Rebecca of Rebecca Anne Photography

What: A blue 1950′s handmade dress

Where: At a Goodwill in Athens, Georgia

How Much: Less than $6

When I Use It: “I just bought it yesterday, so I have yet to wear …

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Pantone Pretty: Art You Can Eat by Griottes

You know we love a good marriage of food and fashion, so imagine our delight when we laid eyes on this picture-perfect series of Pantone-inspired tarts by food and design blogger Emilie of Griottes!

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