Archive | May, 2012

Craft Some Cubicle Cuteness with 3 Desk-Friendly DIYs!

Using familiar office supplies, these three projects will jump-start your creative juices and result in some adorable desk decor. Each mess-free DIY takes only a few minutes to complete, so clear some time on your calendar for these totally boss tutorials!

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The Making of Make the Cut – Step 4

Yesterday, we showed you how our premiere Make the Cut collection went from cut to sewn in sunny California. Today, we’re meeting the collection in its new home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where it was shipped to in order to undergo the final steps needed for its big debut on ModCloth.com.

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MTV Style

MTV Style featured an article about the launch of our Make the Cut Collection.

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Word Up! Defibrillating Dead Words

Causeuse - [n.] -  French furniture. An upholstered settee for two persons. All images via The Dead Words

Stuffed into sentences and creased into ancient books in far-off corners of old libraries, there is a plethora of forgotten words — …

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The ‘Write’ Stuff: The Winner of Our Make It Work Contest on Pinterest!

What’s more fun than daydreaming? Pinning what you’re daydreaming! If you happened to participate in our latest contest on Pinterest, you should be familiar with exactly what we’re talking about. Our Make It Work Contest called for entrants to …

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Real Simple, June 2012

The Extra Soar-age Shower Caddy was featured in the June issue of Real Simple.

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SmörgÃ¥stÃ¥rta, or, the Best Fake Cake You’ll Ever Make

Ah, the wonders of the internet: Recently, while flicking through Pinterest, I happened upon a photograph of a fancy cake. Upon closer inspection, this cake was not of the sticky-sweet variety. It was a giant sandwich disguised as a cake. …

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The Making of Make the Cut – Step 3

We know, we know! We’re totally eager to try on the finished dresses from our premiere Make the Cut collection, too, but first, let’s recap all we’ve done! We began with your submitted sketches, then watched our pattern-maker Georgene work her magic, and now, we’re ready to turn your ideas into real garments!

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Mashable, Make the Cut

Mashable featured an article about the launch of our first Make the Cut Collection.

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Style & Story Collide: A Written Wardrobe Interview with Laura Patterson

Patterson Collage

Laura Patternson

Professor, poet, and North Carolina native Laura Patterson views her writing as an attempt to take a photograph with language. Here, The Written Wardrobe contributor dishes on where she gets her writing inspiration, how she fights writer’s block, and more …

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