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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!
Just before you take your big trip around the globe, your best friend decided to toss you a going-away party! What better garment to wear than the aged map upon this silky shift by hard-to-find Barcelona brand, Nice Things? Designer Paloma Santaolalla spent her childhood admiring European flea market finds and squirrelling away memories of dainty details, patterns, and shapes. Now she harvests those ideas for charming pieces like this lined dress with a loose silhouette that falls over your frame so fashionably. With a sheer navy scarf tied in your hair and comfortable flats beneath the hem of this string-belted piece, you step into your fete looking both worldly and chic!
Broadcast your style loud and clear by donning this onyx and taupe zigzag-printed dress to your next recording session. Crafted of silky fabric in a chic one-shoulder silhouette, this fully lined frock features a ruffled shoulder detail that cascades down the front and a banded waist and bust to ensure a perfect fit. Paired with aubergine wedges, a stack of bold bangles, and a beaded black clutch, this eye-catching dress will ride the airwaves of style.
After a hearty holiday meal, you and your loved ones settle around the fire to roast some tasty chestnuts. Dressed in this darling almond look by Ryu, youre the picture of festive fashion. Since 2008, Ryu has been cooking up detailed, whimsical, vintage-inspired designs that celebrate individuality and creativity. The muted, dusty-brown hue of its sheer overlay, the dainty floral embroidery embellishing its swishing skirt, and the cocoa-brown trim outlining its waist and bodice make this dress the toast of the party. In this dress, pewter heels, a butter-yellow cardigan, and a silvery hair clip, youre one haute dish!
As a geologist, you cant help but be inspired by what you find in the field, and when you first spied this chocolate brown and beige-marbled dress, you had to have it! Crafted in a relaxed, shift silhouette, this sleeveless dress features a banded collar, slightly dipped hem, and a self-tied waist. Paired with cream-colored wedges, a stack of bronze bangles, and a fringed cardigan, this silky dress will transform your outfit from ordinary to extraordinary!
Celebrate any occasion with good friends and libations in this cotton-blend dress from Blutsgeschwister. The imaginative designers behind this hard-to-find German brand aim to enchant customers with nostalgic colors, patterns, and designs. This rustic-brown dress, with its tangerine polka dots and grassy-green lace trim, features a retro-inspired neckline with velveteen ribbon crossing the front of the bodice. Blutsgeschwisters cross, heart, and anchor logo adorns the back, adding a hint of individuality and creativity at every turn. Pair this piece with hunter green flats and a quirky pendant necklace, and shine on!
Farewell salutations are so much easier said when you know that youll be reunited with your companions soon. Bid your adieu to your fellow party guests while wearing a cheery and memorable design, like this sweet, taupe and sienna, polka-dotted shift dress. Its vintage-inspired, lacy top and pleated skirt look perfect in sepia tones, and its simple, sashed waist ties the look together. Pair this dress with ivory Mary Janes and lace gloves to create a look that will make your favorite friends swoon until you see them again!
Whether youre exploring a new locale or hiking to class, this unique shift dress can go the distance with you! Its twofer design features an attached, flowy, matching vest that you can tie into a knot at the front in true trailblazing fashion. The grainy, striped copper print pops against the navy-blue background to create a wonderfully Southwestern-inspired design. Pair this dress with heavy brown tights and lace-up ankle boots, and youll be ready for all kinds of adventures!
Being a history buff isnt just a sentence to the library like some might think. Take you, for example - you can be seen in this vertically striped dress along the main waterway of Paris, and heard giving historical tours! In timeless tones of black and khaki, this puff-sleeved shift is an added element of chic to the scene. Youve styled it with a black leather belt around its fitted waist, opaque tights, and buckled ankle boots as a simple and stylish accent to the awesome experience you give visitors!
Whether youre a pro at reasonable deduction, or a seasoned veteran of adventurous accessorization, youll style this classic jumper with ease! Its houndstooth design features swirls of pumpkin, caramel, and vanilla, with shiny golden buttons aligned at the front. Of course, you also notice the two decorative pockets at the right, as well as the satiny lining inside this thoughtful piece. Layer it over an ivory turtleneck, chocolate-brown tights, and honey-colored booties to crack your case of fashionable work week pairings.
Remember those giddy days when parties were a simple affair in your best friends basement? Remember the way your heart raced when your hand brushed your crushs as you sat next to each other on the velour couch? Relive those youthful days in this brown, retro-inspired striped dress. The pop of fuchsia on the collar and sash are a gentle nod to girlhood, and contrast nicely against the dark wood tones of this shift dress. Whether youre headed to a housewarming party or a casual work party, youll love to wear this mid-length piece with navy loafers and a bright yellow handbag. You may have traded out for board games for the boardroom, but who knows who is crushing on you from across the room tonight?
While you get ready in your lace dress, your cute little sibling stands in front of the mirror next to you, imitating your every move! After you tie your waistband into a bow around the pleated, umber-hued panels of your dress, your petite pal then ties a bow in their hair. Beneath the chiffon fabric of your frock are embroidered, mocha-colored flowers that match your patent heels and her shiny purse. You drape a chocolate coat over your ruched cap sleeves and wrap a duffle coat over your greatest admirer!
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