Archive | June, 2012

Kick-start the Summer with a Piña Colada Popsicle

A healthy dessert, a breakfast of champions, or a midday snack — however you choose to treat yourself to a popsicle is your own to savor! With Emily Zaiden’s new recipe book, Top Pops, in hand, we opted for …

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Boy, Oh Boy: Tomboy Style Takes Over Our Tumblr!

Photo courtesy of Sharon Suh.

Much like the iconic ladies it covers, the blog Tomboy Style makes merging masculine fashion and fierce femininity look ultra easy.

We’re thrilled to welcome creator Lizzie Garrett Mettler as our latest guest editor

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Fave Finds: Jessa’s Heart-Shaped Purse

Who: Jessa of Caked Vintage

What: Woven, heart-shaped purse from the 1940s

Where: My nana-in-law’s closet

How much: Gifted

When I use it: “Whenever I get the chance! It’s one of those timeless items that goes with everything.”


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Tours N’at: The Best of the ‘Burgh with Chris & Anna

In this installment of our ModEmployee-guided tours, writers Chris and Anna take us to some of their favorite spots in ModCloth's hometown, Pittsburgh, PA. Read more »

Announcing Our ModStylists’ Summer Style Photo Contest on Facebook!

‘Tis the season for significant events, like prom, graduation, and weddings. And, likely, you’re getting all gussied up to attend these important occasions. Well, we would love to see your glam get-ups in our ModStylists’ Summer Style Photo Contest!…

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Pretty Prints by La Casita de Wendy

If you're getting sick of the same old solids, then get your print fix with these fancy illustrated frocks by Spanish design duo La Casita de Wendy. While prints may be perfect for decorating your dorm, we quite like the idea of this wearable art! Read more »

Best Job Ever: Jen O’Neal, Founder of

Jen O'Neal, founder of global travel community site Tripping, recognized the need for a site where adventure-seekers could connect and plan trips off the beaten path after several eye-opening trips abroad in 2009. Her go-getter 'tude propelled her mission to create Tripping, a site on which users can find folks to connect with for conversation, language exchanges, free homestays, or even rent luxury villas. Yup, owning your own travel startup definitely qualifies for a Best Job Ever! Read more »

Happy National Best Friends Day!

ModSquad Coordinator & PR Assistant Emily and her chihuahua-Dachshund mix, Alfie.

In honor of National Best Friends Day today, we thought we’d celebrate by featuring some of the most inseparable duos we know — ModEmployees and their ModDogs!…

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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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The Jolly Postcard: Vintage Mail Mementos

Image via Flickr user  Striderv

Even if you live in a city more vibrant than a Cirque du Soleil finale, it’s easy to feel confined when warm weather struts into town. If only we could write off our desk duties …

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