Archive | June, 2012

Meet Kater of All This Happiness

Meet Kater of the blog All This Happiness. With whimsical prints and retro flair, Kater channels fictional heroines in her everyday outfits. Perusing her blog might incite you to search out her hometown in Upstate New York because of the fairytale quality of her photos and the vintage wardrobe she has discovered there. When she doesn’t have her nose in a book, Kater is working in a bakery, where perks of the job include tasting cake (jealous!).

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Customer Kate Fundraises for Her Kitty + An Open Call for Art

We often find ourselves bragging about how cool our customers are — seriously, it’s all, ‘Guess what Eliza said on the blog today!’ or, ‘Maria from the Make the Cut Collection was so rad. I love that we sell her

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Kick-start the Summer with a Piña Colada Popsicle

A healthy dessert, a breakfast of champions, or a midday snack — however you choose to treat yourself to a popsicle is your own to savor! With Emily Zaiden’s new recipe book, Top Pops, in hand, we opted for …

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Boy, Oh Boy: Tomboy Style Takes Over Our Tumblr!

Photo courtesy of Sharon Suh.

Much like the iconic ladies it covers, the blog Tomboy Style makes merging masculine fashion and fierce femininity look ultra easy.

We’re thrilled to welcome creator Lizzie Garrett Mettler as our latest guest editor

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Fave Finds: Jessa’s Heart-Shaped Purse

Who: Jessa of Caked Vintage

What: Woven, heart-shaped purse from the 1940s

Where: My nana-in-law’s closet

How much: Gifted

When I use it: “Whenever I get the chance! It’s one of those timeless items that goes with everything.”

Shopping

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Tours N’at: The Best of the ‘Burgh with Chris & Anna

In this installment of our ModEmployee-guided tours, writers Chris and Anna take us to some of their favorite spots in ModCloth’s hometown, Pittsburgh, PA.

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Announcing Our ModStylists’ Summer Style Photo Contest on Facebook!

‘Tis the season for significant events, like prom, graduation, and weddings. And, likely, you’re getting all gussied up to attend these important occasions. Well, we would love to see your glam get-ups in our ModStylists’ Summer Style Photo Contest!…

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Pretty Prints by La Casita de Wendy

If you’re getting sick of the same old solids, then get your print fix with these fancy illustrated frocks by Spanish design duo La Casita de Wendy. While prints may be perfect for decorating your dorm, we quite like the idea of this wearable art!

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Best Job Ever: Jen O’Neal, Founder of Tripping.com

Jen O’Neal, founder of global travel community site Tripping, recognized the need for a site where adventure-seekers could connect and plan trips off the beaten path after several eye-opening trips abroad in 2009. Her go-getter ‘tude propelled her mission to create Tripping, a site on which users can find folks to connect with for conversation, language exchanges, free homestays, or even rent luxury villas. Yup, owning your own travel startup definitely qualifies for a Best Job Ever!

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Happy National Best Friends Day!


ModSquad Coordinator & PR Assistant Emily and her chihuahua-Dachshund mix, Alfie.

In honor of National Best Friends Day today, we thought we’d celebrate by featuring some of the most inseparable duos we know — ModEmployees and their ModDogs!…

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What to Pack for a Weekend Away

With summer in full swing, there’s nothing I look forward to more than taking a weekend trip to the shore. A two-day getaway is the perfect way to recoup and recharge after a hectic workweek! If you’re planning your own …

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The Jolly Postcard: Vintage Mail Mementos


Image via Flickr user  Striderv

Even if you live in a city more vibrant than a Cirque du Soleil finale, it’s easy to feel confined when warm weather struts into town. If only we could write off our desk duties …

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“I Travel Not to Go Anywhere, But to Go…”

Our latest stylebook, Adventures in Style, may have launched, but the journey is long from over! As we traverse the country with our stylish tour guides, we’re feeling inspired by all the amazing things we’ve seen, and couldn’t resist …

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1 Question, 5 Gals: Bloggers Dish on Trekless Traveling

Experiencing a place can sometimes be as easy as adopting a new perspective. We asked some of the bloggers featured in our Adventures in Style stylebook a question that proves whether or not it’s true. Scroll down to see what …

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