Archive | August, 2009

What a Betty

(Image above: Pretty Little Pictures blog)

After spending my Saturday in Bodega Bay, the location of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds, and spending my Sunday catching up on Mad Men, there is no doubt in my mind why I was …

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Behind the Scenes of our Mad Men-inspired Shoot: A Mod Affair

Like millions of otherĀ  lovers of fashion and sensational dramas, we here at ModCloth have Mad Men mania! We’re raising a glass high to salute this sinfully stylish show by launching a new Mad Men-inspired lookbook on Wednesday. To whet

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Renegade Craft Fair!

(Image above: Renegade Craft Fair sign, mini toast friends from Wonder Thunder, crayons from Kitty Baby Love)

Last month, Emily and I went to the famous Renegade Craft Fair in San Francisco to see the latest in handmade …

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The Pharaoh of Pop? And an unexpected dancefloor…

  • Moonwalk about 3,000 years into history and you might come across the Egyptian whose bust can be seen on display in Chicago’s Field Museum and is gaining pop-ularity as a modern day King of Pop look-a-like!
  • Ready for another 3
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Our Newest Addition!

This is Ruby, Lindsay’s new puppy! She’s a Brussels Griffon and Puggle mix who’s about one-third the size of Winston! Ruby loves chewing everything in front of her. She also adores dead leaves and can usually be found sleeping …

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Nifty Thrifting

(Image above: wardrobe image found at the blog, Le Quaintrelle)

What inspires me about this wardrobe photo other than the warm glow of a sunrise (or is that sunset?) and the pastorally picturesque background is how her dress is …

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This Just In!

Carriage Tour Dress

A fresh fall update to our wildly popular Sidecar Tour Dress, I can’t wait to pair this with opaque tights and boots. As much as I love summer, I miss tights, cardigans, and layers. Am I the …

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500 Days of Fashion

(Images above: photos taken from and

Last weekend, I finally got a chance to see the film (500) Days of Summer! I’d been anticipating it ever since I’d found the trailer on IMDB some time ago …

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Come, Let's Stroll!

(Image above: Wardrobe photo from the Lisa’s Likes blog)

As I’ve mentioned in a past entry, black and blue is one of my favorite color combinations of all time. Lisa puts these two hues together here to create a casually …

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Style Icon: Marlene Dietrich

Jean Harlow, Mae West, Bette Davis – Old Hollywood is just overflowing in glamorous women with their sleek gowns, their manicured hair, their impeccable taste. Although their elegant looks all send my heart aflutter, there is only one star who …

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