Archive | October, 2012

Warwick Kay for the Locals Only exhibition

All the Design that’s Fit to Pin: Favorites from Our Design of the Times Pinterest Board

We know that everyone’s favorite ModCloth Pinterest board is our one-million-followers-and-counting, DIY-stuffed Create, Craft, & Inspire pinboard, so we thought we’d spread the love by angling the spotlight onto another one of our excellent boards: Design of the Times.

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Fave Finds: Kristina’s Darling Dotted Dress & Silver Pumps

Fave Find: Kristina

Fave Find: Kristina

Who: Kristina Hrubá from Kristi’s Things

What: Polka-dotted dress and vintage silver pumps

Where: Secondhand store

How much: £3 each

When I use it: “This dress is the perfect piece for a garden party, and those shiny shoes …

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Video of the Day: The Best of The Supremes on The Ed Sullivan Show

Sure, it’s a montage of music, but this thowback vid’ is jam-packed with clothing so awe-inducing, we owe eras of head nods to these daring divas. Adorned in sequins, shifts, and bling so bright you’ll need shades, The Supremes will …

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Today’s Special: The Small and Mighty Kumquat

If fruits were cities, the cute, tiger-orange kumquat would be Manhattan — tiny, but frenetically bustling with more flavor per square mile than conceivably possible.

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Meet Mandy of Miss Indie

We’re thrilled to introduce you to Mandy of Miss Indie, our latest Blogger of the Moment. Learn how she epitomizes the ModCloth girl with her oh-so-retro looks and dynamo crafting skills.

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Our Contest on Pinterest is Servin’ Up Style! – UPDATE: CONTEST HAS ENDED!

If you love dressing up in outfits that complement your culinary creations, then give our Servin’ Up Style Contest on Pinterest a try!

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Best Job Ever: Lexicographer Erin McKean of Wordnik.com

In honor of Dictionary Day, we set out to find the wordiest woman out there. Meet lexicographer Erin McKean, our latest Best Job Ever candidate, and learn how she whittled a career out of words.

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We’re Listening to The Luyas!


Image via The Luyas at Dead Oceans.

I’ve been checking and waiting for The Luyas to come out with a new album since Too Beautiful To Work, and today my diligence has paid off. The Luyas’ newest musical …

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It’s the Mash! It’s the Modster Mash!

It’s that time of year again: pumpkins populate doorsteps, the trees are ablaze with fall foliage, and finding the perfect Halloween costume is on everyone’s mind. But what to do with those eye-catching costumes once All Hallows Eve has come …

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A Twin Peaks Fanzine? Oh, yes.

Damn Fine Coffee! A Twin Peaks fanzine

If you’re a longtime follower of the ModCloth Blog, you know that every few months — like clockwork — one of us will write something about Twin Peaks.

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November, Every Day with Rachael Ray.

The Bear-ly Spiced Shaker Set was featured in the November issue of Every Day with Rachael Ray.

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Finding Your “Nishe”: Three Eye-Catching Coats from One Lovely Label

Featuring boldly blocked colors and ’60s-inspired silhouettes, it’s hard to ignore the eye-catching designs of Hong Kong-based fashion label Nishe. Founded in 2008 by designer Polly Siu, Nishe channels an artistic approach to design, mixing feminine details — such …

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Street Style: Pattern Play

We spotted this charming cutie while browsing the vendors at the local flea market and fell in love with her quirky cool style. We’re digging the subtle pattern play between her geometric skirt and statement accessories!

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November, REDBOOK.

The Mint for Me Ring was featured in the November issue of REDBOOK.

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