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Just a girl in a thrift store - that's how it all began. Susan, our co-founder and Chief Creative Officer, sold her favorite vintage finds from her dorm room. Soon, a 'store' was born!
Vintage clothing and decor is still very near and dear to us, so we sell at least one item a day. They go fast, so visit often to snag your own ModCloth one of a kind!
This midnight black, 1950s-inspired dress is perfect for an after-school date at the ice cream parlor! And, as you share your ice cream float, your crush will admire the fabric-covered buttons down the front and the dainty cap sleeves. The fitted bodice is the perfect accompaniment to the slightly flared skirt and cinched waist with a matching sash. As you lean in for a sip, the super soft fabric of this cotton-blend dress will keep you comfortable. Wear this piece with a cropped cardigan and ballet slippers for thirst-quenching style! Love this fetching frock? Check out this dashing design in a host of other haute hues!
Prove that youre the classiest retro reveler around when you make your rounds in this rockabilly dress! Ready to help you style an infinite number of luxe looks, this form-fitting cutie pie wows with its white-piped, leaf-shaped cutouts, and decorative, concentric-circle-patterned buttons that run in a riveting line down the front. Attain a look of pin-up-pretty perfection by wearing this darling design with a cherry red clutch, glossy pumps, vermillion lips, and a cute scarf knotted atop your hair!
It's time to meet your new office bestie! With a sophisticated, sleek silhouette and basic black hue, this dear dress feels perfectly in place in your work space. However, fun, fashionable details like the peaked shoulders, Peter Pan collar, and ruffle peplum make this knit number anything but all business! We suggest employing this chic frock with red pumps, an artisanal silver cuff, and a retro shoulder bag, creating an outfit that's sure to be a bigger hit around the office than a box of fresh donuts! Love this fetching frock? Check out this dashing design in a host of other haute hues!
The Pin-up Dress is back and better than ever! After reading through its reviews and noting your fellow shoppers critiques, weve updated the fit and quality of this gorgeous garment. Inspired by retro-fabulous Hollywood stars like Sophia and Marilyn, this classic pin-up dress boasts a gingham bodice, tied waist sash in striking red, and pocketed black skirt, channeling glamour and style wherever you go. Pair it with heels and a clutch for a look that's red-carpet ready, or flats and a tote for picture perfect picnics in the park.
Theres probably no such thing as overloading on fun, but if such a thing were possible, why not go all-out in this adorable party dress? Slip into this Emily and Fin dress, and the good times will never cease. This quirky, hard-to-find British brand combines simplicity with individuality in all of their flattering, vintage-inspired pieces. This frock's floral-printed, sleeveless top, black, satin-banded waist, and satin A-line skirt with pockets will make you just giddy, while the flirty keyhole back fastens with two sparkly buttons at the nape of the neck. Wear this frock with subtly colored tights, a sweet shrug, and vintage shoes and gloves, and don't be afraid to pull out all the stops this evening!
Smoothing the pleated-waist skirt of this black dress atop one of the diners sparkling barstools, you scan the menu for the most energizing meal you can find. After all, the bunches of bright greetings youll offer from above the pointed collar of this frock will need to be fueled somehow! Ordering the feature meal, plus a black coffee to keep with the theme of your noir dress, you pull your rouge, pointelle cardigan over the straps of this back-zipped number, and cross your cherry-print wedges at the ankle ties while you wait. When your dish arrives, you fill yourself slowly, savoring every bite before skipping off with your charm bracelet jingling, and entering into what surely be a great day, thanks to the invigorating breakfast you enjoyed in this LBD!
Luck will always be on your side when you don this black-and-red, vintage-inspired sheath dress! Crafted in a figure-flattering silhouette, this retro frock features a layered, polka-dotted shawl collar, three decorative buttons adorning each shoulder, a bow at the bust, and decorative, red buttons up each side. For a look thats loverly, pair this half-sleeved dress with back-seam stockings, cherry red heels, and a streamlined clutch.
As your guests arrive at your dinner and cocktail party, theyll have to try not to lose their heads over this anatomically chic, fit-and-flare dress! Intelligently embellished with bones and their terminology, this 100% cotton dress brings an edgy vibe to a classic cut. Finished with a pleated, pocketed skirt and a complementary Chelsea collar, this frock is smart and hip - literally! Fabulously conjoined with character heels and a cropped cardigan, your cutting-edge look will be the highlight of the evening - make no bones about it!
As a girl, you used to hide behind the colorful fruit tree in your backyard when you were feeling bashful. This evening, as you dress for a first date, you purposefully select the sweet red and green-on-black hues of this cherry-covered A-line byBernie Dexter to keep you in the comfort zone of that memory. As a makeup maven, a pin-up model, and a 50s-inspired fashion designer,Bernie Dexter knows how to set the scene for stunning style! This piece's ruched and structured sweetheart neckline, set between a casually tied halter, make this cotton frock almost as stunning as your smile. As your sister zips up the back of this dress for you, you perch pearls in your ears and buckle iridescent white peep toes onto your peds to prepare for this positively perfect evening!
Keep up with the fast tempo of trendsetting style, and swing into a look of pure, polished sophistication with this adorable, vintage-inspired, A-line frock. Cute cap sleeves, a row of covered buttons up the center bust, a traditional notched collar, and a discreet side zip provide a flawless fit perfect for donning on your next outing to the local jazz bar. Allover small white polka dots sizzle against the versatile, licorice black, cotton-blend fabric, ensuring your savvy silhouette will never fall out of tune. For an ensemble that proves you're in the know when it comes to charming style, simply bow the removable black sash at your waist, then add sultry fishnets, patent pumps, a few gold accessories, rouge lips, and a statement-making mesh fascinator.
Your style is as sweet as your bakery confections when youre manning your food truck in this darling dress, as featured in Glamour! Its sugar-white polka dots on anise-black are the secret ingredient in what sets this halter dress apart from the rest. A lightly padded bodice and gently pleated skirt are the icing on the cake of this charming look. Add a pinch of gold accessories, a pair of comfy kitten heels, and a cotton candy cardigan, and youll be serving up swoon-worthy style!
Jump into this fab black frock covered in white dots and meet your darling on the dance floor to show your affection in a tango of perfection! Don't be surprised as your bowed neckline bounces with every step, and the ruched waist flatters your figure as you flash your red pump-clad feet! With a retro-infused shape, complimented exquisitely with textured tights and glittering gold baubles, this pretty piece will keep up with your magnificent moves, and maybe even help you score a kiss after the final dip!
Wondering how to best impress your holiday party date, you decide to keep it classic in this 1950s-inspired frock byBettie Page Clothing! Retro-inspired designer Tatyana createdBettie Page Clothing out of a hankering to produce high-quality, high-glamour fashion with a mix of the modern. Looking like a black and white photograph that is saved and passed down through generations, the ravishing outward-folded V-back of this belted dress plays a large part in the romantic unraveling of the night. Add a bit of edge to your look by dangling triangular earrings over the front cutout, picking polka-dotted tights to wear under its A-line skirt, and choosing crimson pumps to touch the evening, which is turning out to make your heart flutter, with a tad of extra excitement!
Take a black, retro-cut frock, sprinkle it with ripe strawberries, and you'll be tempted by no other. With flattering princess seaming in the bust, satiny decorative buttons lining up the front, handy pockets, and a sash to wrap in a cutesy bow, this dress will get sweet on you at first glance. Wide straps make for a comfortable fit, while bows on the neck and pockets make this dress even girlier than it already boasts to be. If you want to show off the fullness of the A-line skirt, add a tulle petticoat for a bold look. Wear with patent heels to create an ensemble that will sweep the nation.
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