About Erin

Erin is our resident California girl with a love for everything vintage. She’s the creative force behind Calivintage.com and she’s joined the ModCloth blog team to share her passion for vintage-inspired style, cycling adventures, and silly hats!

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Street Style: Best Basics

Sometimes all it takes is a chic selection of wardrobe basics for an easy weekend outfit that will never go out of style. Check out this easy, chic ensemble we spotted out and about. Read more »
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Frock Party: Playing Dress Up with Sretsis

Always on the lookout for cool indie designers, we recently added the much-loved Sretsis to our repertoire. Sretsis, which comes from 'sisters' spelled backward, is the labor of love of three chic siblings – Pim, Kly, and Matina. Read more »
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Four-eyed Fashions by Shirley Kurata for Paper Magazine

Flipping through the digital pages of Paper Magazine, we instantly became obsessed with this artful editorial styled by one of our favorite fashion icons, Shirley Kurata. Read more »
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Our Make the Cut Winner Styles the Make It Zig Dress 2 Ways

Today, we're excited to announce the launch of our latest Make the Cut dress – the Make It Zig Dress, by winner Athena Anger. Read more »
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Tough Threads: Taking Tips from Teddy Girls

Forever haunted by those striking vintage photographs of Teddy Girls by Ken Russell in 1950's London, we went out in search of modern editorials inspired by Russell's iconic images. Read more »
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The Lawless Ladies of BUST Magazine Take Over Our Tumblr

Since opening up my first copy of BUST Magazine in the mid-nineties, it's been a mainstay in my magazine rack. Read more »
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Animal Magnetism at Tracy Reese Fall 2013

There's no question about it, we're huge fans of Tracy Reese -- and for good reason. Her bold use of color and eclectic mix 'n' match styling has attracted quite the list of clientele, from ModCloth staffers to the First Lady herself. So we were buzzing with anticipation when she unveiled her Fall 2013 collection this weekend. Reese filled the runway with fun print mixing and punk rock separates, tempered with a dose of ladylike florals and sequined cocktail dresses. And let's not forget the arrival of Lily the cat, a rescued Siamese from a local shelter making her catwalk debut! Read more »
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Cabin Chic at Lauren Moffatt’s Fall 2013 Presentation

It's that time of year again! We're here in New York, previewing the upcoming Fall 2013 collections, and we're kicking off the week at Lauren Moffatt's woodland-themed presentation. Models perched atop logs and posed against a cute cabin backdrop in bold chevron dresses and pretty prints. Moffatt says the collection was inspired by a recent visit to the Catskill Mountains, in particular the region's mix of muted colors and bright color pops, as well as the symmetry of nature. We can certainly see ourselves nestled up by the fire, sipping cocoa in one of those cozy sweaters! Read more »
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Street Style: Easy Chic

Sometimes less really is more! Take a cue from this lovely lady with basics such as a classic button-up blouse tucked into a pair of vintage high-rise Levi's. A pair of simple ballet flats and a cute cropped cut completes this chic look. Read more »
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Be Still, Our Hearts: Bernd Westphal’s Pastel Still Lifes

Always on the lookout for inspiration in unexpected places, we found ourselves drawn to this fresh editorial photographed by Bernd Westphal. We can't get enough of the pale pastel palette, and we're feeling inspired by the simple compositions. Just the kind of design to keep in mind for a wardrobe refresh in the new year! Read more »
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