Archive | November, 2010

Life in Monochrome

In Dee’s outfit: Get a Clue Hat, Fanciful Phenomenon Top, A Little This, A Little That Vest, Doing the Polka Dot Skirt, Second Semester Socks in Night Sky, and Heel-ing Powers.

Dressing for late …

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After Party: How to Dress Down Your Formal Frocks

As shoppers ourselves, we know that one of the biggest worries about buying new formal dresses is the fear that, post-party, they’ll languish in our closets, only to be worn once or twice a year. So, we asked the ModStylists

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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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Street Style: The Girl Who Inspired Our Style

millennium trilogy street styleImages via HEL LOOKS

In Swedish author Stieg Larsson’s The Millennium Trilogy, twenty-something heroine Lisbeth Salander’s tough, antisocial attitude is aptly balanced by her futuristic, punk-inspired aesthetic. Tattoos, a septum ring and a mohawk defined by sharp liberty spikes …

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What Came First, the Dress or the Skirt?

Who: Jessica Martin of A Day in the Life of One Girl

What: Polka dot skirt-turned-dress!

Where: Goodwill

How Much: $3.75

When I Use It: “A night out on the town!”

Shopping Tips: “Classic patterns like polka dots …

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InStyle Germany Magazine

The Sentimental Squirrel Pin Holder was featured in the November issue of InStyle Germany.

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ModStylist Best Dressed Contest!

Clear your schedule and get ready to create the look that could win you a $50 gift certificate! If you have yet to meet the ModStylists, then you’ve been missing out on a wealth of wardrobe knowledge. From…

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Style Glossary: Ready, Set, Godet!

If Duke Ellington’s croon, “It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing,” is to be believed, a garment is zilch without a few godets. These triangular fabric insets–which can be of the same or different material …

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Street Style: Borrowed from the Boys

menswear street styleImages via Team Peter Stigter and StyleSightings.

For our latest round-up of street style looks, we focused in on lovely ladies wearing dapper ensembles borrowed from the boys.  We’re in love with these menswear-inspired styles from across the globe …

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Need Holiday Shopping Help? Ask a ModStylist!

Curious about the clothes they’re wearing? Follow these links for details on Jess, Chelsey, Amy, and Nicole‘s outfits.

Shopping for others can be a joy, as well as a major source of holiday stress. Luckily, the …

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