Archive | January, 2013

Fave Finds: Maria’s ’80s Dotted Dress

Fave Finds: Maria

Who: Maria from Avenue M

What: Navy button-up dress from the ’80s

Where: “The ‘Smiley’ op-shop in my local town in Southern Queensland, Australia — there’s a giant smiling face on the sign, hence the loving name.”

How much: $3…

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Loud & Proud: An Infographic of Our A+ Accomplishments in 2012!

Boy, have we come far since our humble beginnings in Susan’s dorm room! Can you believe a love for thrifting planted the sartorial seed for all that ModCloth is today? Take a peek at our way-adorb’ infographic to see …

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Color Breakdown: Sweet Shades

As you may have heard, this January we’re soaking the site in color and celebrating our favorite hues. For this Color Breakdown, we took our analytical eyes to this charming photo of model Moriah

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Street Style: Pretty in Prep

We spotted one of our very own ModEmployees, Turi, sporting a super cute vintage outfit while browsing for antique finds at the local flea market. The pop of color from her red socks peeking out from an otherwise classic, preppy style really completes the look!

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Steven Kline’s Collages: The Animal Kingdom Displayed in Crowning Glory

Erupting with bright colors, prizewinning ugly sweaters, dapper suits, and very serious fauna, artist Steven Kline’s works are so super, they might make you break out into song.

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A New Hue: Our ModStylists Show You How to Style Coral

If the new year has you resolving to add more color to your closet, look no further, today ModStylist Kelly is here to show you the ropes on how to style one of our favorite hues, coral!

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Far from Juvenile: Child Actor, You, & 2013

2013 will undoubtedly be a big year for up-and-coming band Child Actor. Formed just last year, this indie-infused, R&B-influenced outfit is already making waves. Their music, originally created by cousin team Sedgie and Max, is dreamy and unique, and …

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Quote of the Day: Ann Landers on Doing What You Love

"Do what you love, and don't look at the clock." - quote by Ann Landers, designed by ModCloth

Each year when the New Year’s Eve ball drops, I can’t help but ask that age old question, “Where did the time go?” With 2013 bringing with it so many new possibilities, graphic designer Joice reimagined this quotation from Ann …

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A New Year and New People to Follow on Pinterest

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Pinterest is all about organization, but have you made a point to organize the people you follow on the inspirational platform? Take a moment in the beginning of this new year to browse through a few of our favorite pinners, …

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A New Hue: Our ModStylists Show You How to Style Mint

ModStylist Jess in Mint

Does the new year have you craving a fashionable fresh start? If you’re looking to add some excitement to your wardrobe, why not try a new-to-you hue? Today, ModStylist Jess has concocted two eye-catching outfits styled around marvelous minty green

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Fave Finds: Diana’s Fabulous Fifties Frock!

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Who: Diana of Retro Glam Girl

What: A 1950′s vintage dress

Where: Salvation Army

How much: $1.50

When I use it: “On dates with my husband.”

Shopping tips: “Be patient and look through every single rack at the thrift store; …

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Give These Colors a Whirl This Year

A new year means a whole new opportunity to discover exciting fashion inspirations. We’re jazzed about bright-but-soft shades like mint, coral, white, and pink. This video shows you the lovely freshness and lightness these colors bring to your wardrobe. You’ll …

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Announcing Our Year of Dresses Contest — UPDATE: CONTEST HAS ENDED!

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What if, for every month of 2013, you received a unique new frock that you got to hand pick? You would be the most stylish gal on the block, and certainly the envy of all your fashionista friends, that’s for …

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Welcome to January: The Power of Color, Vintage, & Travel

As we were planning our creative campaign for this January, we began by thinking about the basics. We started with color. You’ll be seeing what arose from this over the next few weeks, but first, I thought I’d share a list of the small, simple things in my life recently that I’m grateful for — the things that inspire me.

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