Archive | November, 2012

December, Lucky

The ‘Topiary Artist Dress‘ was featured in the December issue of Lucky.

Lucky December '12

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People Style Watch, December

The ‘Scenic Route Chic Gloves’ were featured in the December issue of People Style Watch.

People Style Watch December '12

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Grin and Giggle Over these Vintage Thanksgiving Photos


Image via Reminisce

Times may have changed, but traditions have not; Thanksgiving is still that friend- and family-focused holiday during which we gather before a feast-laden table and tell ourselves we’ll remain true to the ‘pumpkin-pie-in-the-sky’ notion that this year, …

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Nail Klub: A Jolly Lumberjack Manicure!

Nail Klub gets in on the Movember fun by celebrating the jolliest of facial hair folk — lumberjacks! Learn how to get the delightfully hair-raising look!

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Fave Finds: Marisa’s Antique Mall Dress

Who: Marisa from The Shades of Monet Chronicles

What: Navy dress with a striped, mint collar

Where: An antique mall

How much: $8

When I use it: “I wore it for the first time to my sister’s wedding …

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Holiday Has Arrived!

We’re singing Etta James’ “At Last” in honor of our Holiday Collection! This stylebook has classy, retro glam splashed all over its pages, paying homage to our vintage roots in the finest way.

Enjoy these behind-the-scenes snapshots here, and …

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Put Your ‘Bright’ Foot Forward: Our ModStylists Show You How to Style Colored Denim

Looking to add a daring dose of color to all your ensembles this holiday season? Inspired by the many requests from our customers on the ModStylists Facebook page, our ModStylists are here to show you how to style colored

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One Good Deed a Day: November’s Book of the Month Giveaway

Though any time is a good time to do a good deed, why not start a daily diary of your friendly gestures? Chronicle Books’ One Good Deed a Day: A Journal encourages you take a moment and do something nice for others, yourself, and the world.

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Discovering the Theremin’s Mystery & Stylish Appeal

Clara Rockmore, theremin virtuoso

While poking through the history of synthesizer music, I stumbled upon charming vintage videos like the one above, in which you learn a little about the enthralling, ethereal-sounding theremin. Sounding like a marriage of the violin and a humming …

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Listen, Share, & Explore Music with Us — ModCloth is Now on Rdio!

Hear ye, hear ye! We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve finally found a virtual venue to host all our musical musings: digital music platform Rdio

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Meet Rebecca of Midnight Maniac

Let pin-up girl extraordinaire, Rebecca of Midnight Maniac, be your new go-to inspiration for all things old school. Meet our latest Blogger of the Moment.

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Office Sneak Peek: Street Artist Becca for ModCloth’s New LA Digs

Extra, extra! The ModCloth LA office is expanding its space with new digs in the heart of Los Angeles’ Fashion District. As we prepare to move in a few months, we thought we’d give you a little glimpse into the decoration process as we invited street artist Becca Midwood to install a few of her famous paintings in our new office.

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Thank Pinterest For A Fantastic Thanksgiving!

Monochromatic DIY Thanksgiving Napkins via Purlbee

In under two weeks, we’re looking forward to gathering with good friends, good family, and most deliciously, good food! If a Thanksgiving get-together is on your hosting calendar, we wouldn’t suggest anything other than …

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Hit the Slopes: Vintage Ski Inspiration for Winter


Image via Vintage Ski Style.

A fire flickers, toasting your wool sock-covered toes as you sink deeper into the weathered leather couch of your favorite lodge. You’ve spent a full day on the slopes — bobbing, weaving, and tossing …

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