Archive | June, 2012

June By the Numbers

June at Large: This Month at ModCloth, By the Numbers

June By the Numbers

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Calling All Volunteers & Non-profit Workers!

We’re collecting inspiration for our winter campaign, and who better to ask than you? We want to hear from you! Let us know at you@modcloth.com, and you could have a hand in an upcoming stylebook or feature!…

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Page Turners: Swoon-worthy Tropical Style from Lula No. 14

There is nothing more special than the moment the latest Lula magazine arrives on your doorstep. And with summer in full swing, we can’t help but dream of tropical beach locales as we admire this artful editorial — the aptly titled “I Will Wait for You There” — from Lula issue 14.

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Literary Lines We Love: Adventure Away

My favorite thing about place-based poems is how they have the ability to evoke images of landscapes you may have never seen before. In reading them, we invent interpretations that are uniquely our own, and there’s something supernatural about that. …

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Flora Meets Fauna: Kari Herer’s Fantastical Mixed Media Art

Classification systems bend and blur in artist Kari Herer’s photo-illustration hybrids, which pair flora and fauna in ways that never fail to make us go a little weak in the knees. Mother Nature, dare we say that you’ve got competition?

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Fave Finds: Leila’s Coral Lace Dress

Fave Find Leila

Fave Find Leila

Who: Leila Chatti of Confection

What: Coral lace dress

Where: Buffalo Exchange

How much: $16

When I use it: “I wore it for my twenty-second birthday this year! I’m a teacher, so I needed something that would switch well from …

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Our Second Annual Scavenger Hunt Goes ’80s to Raise Funds for Charity

ModCloth Employee Scavenger Hunt

ModCloth Employee Scavenger Hunt

This month, ModCloth’s Charitable Giving Committee asked employees to strap on their thinking caps and put on their game faces for our second annual ModCloth Scavenger Hunt! Across our East and West Coast offices, employees split into teams, donated …

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Us Weekly

The Under the Pavilion Dress was featured in Us Weekly.

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Fashion from the Archives: The Smithsonian’s Stylish New Blog

Smithsonian Magazine's Threaded blog

Imagine meandering through a museum full of priceless historical fashions, with each corner you turn taking you to a different culture or era. The Smithsonian Institution’s brand new blog, Threaded, is your general admission pass. Threaded covers relics …

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In the Mix: 3 Fresh Summer Cocktails for Easy Entertaining

Party hostesses, kiss your catering woes goodbye! Workshop SF founder Kelly Malone is back on the ModCloth Blog to teach you how to tackle three easy-as-pie cocktail recipes so you can entertain like a pro.

Our pick-your-fix video allows you …

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Street Style: Chic Ways to Wear Red, White, and Blue

Whenever a big holiday rolls around, we struggle to find ways to incorporate the festive colors of the occasion without evoking memories of our Puffy Paint-adorned holiday sweaters of yesteryear.

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Make the Cut: Winter Garden Gala

You came. You sketched. We produced. And our first Make the Cut Collection was a smashing success! So, aspiring designers, are ya ready for another round? We hope so, because our Make the Cut Contest is back again!

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Susan’s Selects: What I’m Loving this Summer

Summer may have only just officially begun, but all of us at ModCloth have long been looking forward to the amazing items coming to the site this season. As the weather warms up, it brings with it trends we can’t wait to try! Here are just a few of my favorites…

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A Quick Fix: How to Make DIY Dry Shampoo

We invited DIY beauty expert Shana of Fox & Doll back to share another her original recipe for the ever-handy dry shampoo.

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