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Nautical Know-How: 6 Striped Styles We Treasure

Whether your plans this season include lounging dockside at your friend’s lake house, or dressing up for an all-day polka cruise, be sure to scope these seafaring-inspired sundries that we just had to share!

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Our Community Sings the Praises of the Sea Shanty Singing Dress

Whether they’re traipsing along the deck of a cruise liner or strolling along the shore, the Sea Shanty Singing Dress has won over the hearts of our Community.

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‘Sea’ and Hear Our Nautical-inspired Playlist

Wait, it’s cold outside? Well, it’s not winter in here with this playlist going! Turn up the volume, and imagine yourself on a boat or on a dock in a floppy hat, sunnies, and shorts

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Sea to Shining Sea: Retro Photos & A Special Styling Quote

Susan's February Letter

Three continents in one week! Can you believe it? I just got back from a month of traveling for both pleasure and work, including visits to trade shows in Berlin, Paris, and Amsterdam. Next up: London! What a busy year so far!

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Sneak Peek: Setting Sail into a New Month!

Wondering what we’ve been up to in the ModCloth photo studios? Here’s a sneak peek at what we’ve been working on, and what’s just around the bend for February… we hope you’re in the mood for a swim!

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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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Fave Finds: Renae’s Nautical-Inspired Outfit

Who: Renae of Dress Me Polly

What: Vintage dress and belt

Where: Oh Henry Vintage in Northbridge, Perth, Western Australia

How Much: $35 AUD for the dress, $25 for the belt

When I Use It: “This was the first …

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Sail into Nautical-Inspired Style

Whenever late spring rolls around, I feel a wave of excitement just thinking about all the sailor-inspired clothes I’ll be able to incorporate into my wardrobe. After flipping through numerous vintage books and watching old Hollywood films, I find myself …

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Style Glossary: Breton Stripes

From the left: The On a Friendly Shore Top, On Collar Top, Stripe the Good Stripe Top.

I know spring feels incomprehensibly distant when your current morning routine includes defrosting your windshield, but spring will be here …

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Sailor Style

sailor outfit

Research Assistant Cardigan, Quaint of the Art Dress, SOS Brooch, Longitude Tights in Cayenne, and the Keynote Speaker Hat.

I’ve always been a bit of a sucker for nautical-inspired outfits. Something about a perfect Breton …

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Weekend Project: Sisal Rope Art


Below the wall hanging, the Experimental Decor Bud Vase holds a trio of blooming yellow flowers.

A few weekends ago, torrential-like downpours in the Bay Area reconfigured my plans from playing outside with my dog all day to sitting in …

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Style, from the Other Side of the World

Australian Style Blogger Autilia

Photo: Autilia

Summer’s out full force here in Pittsburgh, and when you spend the mornings slathering on sunscreen and the evenings standing in front of your open fridge, it’s easy to forget it’s winter elsewhere. So here’s a shout-out to …

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