Archive | April, 2012

An ‘Oops’ Recipe Gone Right by Emily of Baking Blog Tar-Tryin’

We invited Emily Kastner of  tongue-in-cheek baking blog Tar-tryin’ to share her story of a failed recipe gone right to show that happy accidents can indeed happen in the kitchen, too. Read on to hear how she remedied a major …

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And the Winners of the Fashion Faux Pas-t Contest Are…

It may be the season to spring forward, but we couldn’t resist taking a blast through our unfashionable pasts with our recent Fashion Faux Pas-t Contest on Tumblr and Instagram. We loved seeing what you considered to be your favorite …

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Ready to Make a Splash?

Rain, rain, come and stay! If these April showers are seriously cramping your style, we recommend arming yourself with a couple of cute and rain-ready items to keep the elements at bay. Whether you’re looking to save your belongings from …

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Page Turners: Would You Follow the Suggestions of this ’70s Editorial?

Teen Magazine 1971
Images via Flickr user Sugarpie Honeybunch

What’s that, 1971 ‘Teen Magazine?  You dare me to wear an armful of bracelets? Ooh, I’m shaking in my shiny pink pumps. Wait, now you dare me mix prints using that shirt with …

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Meet Tanesha of Girl With Curves

Meet Tanesha of Girl With Curves. This oh-so-glam gal balances blogging with working full-time, all while donning divine ensembles that are professional, without looking stuffy. She hopes her blog will inspire other women to be comfortable with their bodies, and excited about expressing themselves through fashion. She’s all about classic silhouettes with punches of color, which is why we named this fantastic bag after her blog. And you can also peruse the other ModCloth merch that Tanesha is coveting right now. If this little teaser has gotten you curious, read on to learn just what makes Tanesha tick.

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An Interview with Stop Staring!’s Alicia Estrada

ModCloth has long been a fan of the timeless and chic designs of Stop Staring!, which is why we’re so excited to work with them on our most recent Be the Buyer collaboration.

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Fave Finds: Diana’s Thrifted Blouse

Who: Diana of FashionCandyFloss

What: White blouse

Where: Fretex in Norway

How Much: $1

When I Use It: “What is so nice with this blouse is it fits perfectly to every outfit. I can wear it with jeans, shorts, …

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Transform Your Thrifted Speakers into Funky Focal Points

A few flea market raids into your weekend, and you’ve acquired a solid set of working speakers! The only downside? Their grill cloths are lookin’ a little dingy — what to do, what to do. We’ve whipped up a way easy DIY that will take those beat blasters from ‘blargh’ to ‘bad’ — in the M.J. way.

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Style Soundtrack: The ModStylists Set Sail

If the warm weather days of summer still feel too far off, why not let the ModStylists set a summery mood with a soundtrack? Our music-loving ModStylists love celebrating the start of the week with Music Monday posts on their

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Seventeen, May 2012

The Snack Bar Beauty and Aye, Aye, Cabin Two Pieces,  along with the Coolest Party Ever Dress were featured in May issue of Seventeen.

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A Simple Sock DIY For Your Twinkle Toes

After a recent late night trip to Michaels Arts & Crafts (yes, they stay open late), I was suddenly overcome with the strong desire to bedazzle everything in sight. While I didn’t walk away with an array of rhinestones, I …

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Oh, Ohio! Touring Cleveland with The Dainty Squid

For this month’s tour, we cruised over to Cleveland, Ohio to see Kaylah of The Dainty Squid. Kaylah gave us the deets on everything from Cleveland’s best bite to a “vintage department store” that will make you never want to leave town.

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Real Simple, May 2012

The Brand New Diary Dress was featured in the May issue of Real Simple.

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