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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!
It's a very special night for you - the first evening that you'll be taking your little cousin out to see her first fireflies. In this gorgeous floral frock, you carefully wander down the dirt path with her small hand in yours. The dress, made by Mata Traders, a handmade and fair trade organization, envelops your body in 100% cotton, and is printed with a lavender-hued floral print and trimmed with avocado green at the waist and crossover bust. In this dress, over-the-knee ribbed socks, and a pair of walkable stacked-heel Oxfords, you're as pretty as can be - and, in the only gesture than can top this picturesque moment, the gentle night begins to release glimmering lights all around you into the warm air.
You don't need to become a bride to be dressed in a delicate ivory dress like this one - all it takes is the desire to look dazzling! And dazzling you shall be when seen in the shimmering gold threads of this sweet, lace mini, romantically overlain with a flowing, sheer intermission skirt on the bottom, and a gathered, wrap design on the top. After setting strands of pearls over the sweetheart neckline of this padded bust, empire-waisted dress, and stepping into a simple pair of laced heels, you'll be ready to set out into an evening full of the enchantment - whether that means with a partner or independently, to you!
This sleeveless, scoop neck dress reminds us of a cool, sweet, coconut milk-topped Thai iced tea. Its ruched top and side panels will invite its floral cutout skirt overlay to dance freely as you step, while its soothing vanilla hue will inspire you to sip tea and chat about faraway places. Garnish with minty fresh flats, tantalizing taupe tights, and a creamy, cropped sweater!
Each time you sport the serene pink and grey flowers that flourish upon this ivory dress, your closest friend swoons. She compliments a new detail each time - the thin straps, the pintucks sweeping down its padded bust, across its back-tied waist, and around its hemline, and the crocheted trim. Today, you noticed that same sweet pal was down in the dumps and decided to cheer her up by suggesting she borrow this lined frock. Wide-eyed, she thanked you, already planning to pair it with charcoal tights, kitten heels, and a scarlet cardi. You simply smiled and suggested a pendant necklace, for its moments like these that friendship is meant for!
Whether youre seeing your favorite singer-songwriter, your most-loved rock opera, or your home team, a floral dress this cute deserves to be front and center! Navy wedges bring out the oh-so-subtle blue hues of this silky frock, while a red scarf tops this faux-wrap look's classic rose pattern. Slender straps that gather into a racerback keep this little number modern, even as you watch an epic tale played out before your eyes. We wouldnt be surprised if you got your own standing ovation tonight in this effortlessly adorable show stopper!
You and your family is taking a roadtrip to visit out-of-town relatives and, after hours of driving, you decide to stop at a quaint bed and breakfast for the night. Waking up early the next day, you slip on this floral dress and decide to take a morning walk around the grounds. The light from the sunrise accentuates the pink, yellow, and green bouquets that fall across the semi-sheer, beige background of your frock. The BB owner compliments the delicate lace that lays below your collar as she pours you a cup of tea. Once your fam is ready to go, you pair your piece with some tan ballerina flats and a dainty headband for a casual, yet charming, look.
Its not too often that you find the time to treat yourself, so when the opportunity strikes, you go all out! A rooftop brunch with friends is the first item on this weekends to-you list, and this floral dress is just thing to wear! Its vibrant, multicolored print heightens the merriment felt by all in attendance, and its gorgeous sweetheart neckline and A-line silhouette show off your flair for finding stylish garments that effortlessly flatter. Hang a bib necklace over the gently pleated frocks padded bodice, and pair the look with teal T-straps for an ensemble that will suit any of this weekends occasions - from pedicure parties to room service on the hotel balcony!
Its that perfect 75 degree, sunny day, and you're taking your vintage beach cruiser down to the boardwalk in this floral dress, which is available exclusively at ModCloth! Pedal your way to your perfect beach picnic in your new ivory sailor number with an English rose print! The shorter length is perfect for baring your legs on warmer days, while cropped leggings can provide protection against the fresh, salty sea air. Either way, wear this piece with classic white sneakers or earthy espadrilles and a denim jacket for a casual look thats as nautical as it is natural. You make style waves wherever you go, but its clear you really rose to the occasion today with this sweet look!
You're already smitten with your lodgings, but this morning, as you descended to the garden wearing the violet watercolor peonies upon thisBernie Dexter dress and find an enchanting breakfast being served, your delight grows even more! 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. You tiptoe your pale pink wedges over to a table and settle the back zip of this cotton frock against its wrought-iron frame. After ordering a glass of juice daintily, you flash a smile above this dress square neckline and pleated shoulders and ask for the owner to surprise you with something special to eat. As you wait with your hands folded below your glossy white belt and the sunlight sparkling on your small locket, you ...
Could anything be sweeter than opening the flap of an envelope to find a floral scent and a flourishing note? Well, the heirloom-rouged roses on this ivory dress, for one! Twirl this fully lined frock the same way youd spin to celebrate touching words written to you. With a collared greeting touched with buttons down its front and a hidden side-zip signature thats kissed with a cinching back-tie, this sleeveless piece makes your day. Reply by topping this dress with a brown belt, buckled flats, and a muted cardigan to delight others as much as a friendly correspondence tends to tickle you!
A recent thaw has rejuvenated the gurgling streams that course down the mountain landscape, just as this pale peach, floral dress brings new life to the feminine side of your style. Rippling ruffles, a bow-adorned hip, and illustrated, pastel blossoms add a darling dynamism to this flutter-sleeved dress, and the aqua trim adorning its lined, tulip-skirted overlay is as refreshing a sight as the cool waters of a babbling creek. Let the layers of this semi-sheer dress cascade over your body, secure its hidden neckline button, and add sunlight-gold earrings and lace-up caramel booties to your ensemble to show off your stylish nature.
You sure look cheerful in the bouquets of wildflowers tossed across this 100%-organic-cotton dress by UK designer People Tree! Why not cruise this ivory wear over to share the joy with your next-door pals? Since 2001, their fair-trade and environmentally friendly designs have madePeople Tree leaders in sustainable fashion. The support they give to the craftspeople of developing countries who create each lovely garment results in unique pieces, such as this semi-sheer frock that kindly includes secret pockets and a hidden back zip. Kick your yellow flats off and unbutton your periwinkle cardi to fully enjoy a flattery-filled afternoon with your favorite nearby folks!
Nothing beats New England in the springtime, when the snow has finally melted and the trees are all in bloom. For your day of touring Beantown, you decide to zip into this appropriately floral dress! As you stroll through Boston Common, the pink and green bouquets that adorn your frocks cream cotton fabric are enough to rival the beautiful blooms on the trees and in the flower beds that surround you. You welcome the suns warm rays against your shoulders, which are left exposed by the sleeveless frock, as you take a short boat ride along the Charles River. Your piece, paired with cherry red pointy-toed flats and an auburn shoulder bag, will transition perfectly when you stop at a famous neighborhood restaurant for dinner - youll be looking so darling that everyone will want to know ...
Before you take your seat, other guests at the garden performance applaud the ladylike details of your vanilla sheath dress by Darling. Based in London, Darling is your go-to designer for feminine, flirty, yet sophisticated, pieces inspired by the most detailed and delicate of vintage garments. Graced by bead-centered black flowers and crafted in a sophisticated slight-stretch fabric, this Peter-Pan-collared dress is a harmonious complement to the classical music and romantic setting of this evenings event. Wear this delightful look with silver flats to give your ensemble a note of sparkle!
Your friend said she had a surprise awaiting, and as you entered her apartment, you immediately spotted her finest china painted with pink roses, much like the printed lace of your creamy dress. Eee, you squealed, I was hoping you had planned tea time! But when you stepped this lined frock closer, you saw the contents of the cups were little cupcakes - even better yet! You opened your arms under the cap sleeves of this open-back wear and gave a little spin before gently sitting at your place setting. With periwinkle flats, a golden belt wrapped around this dress hidden side zip, and a satin ribbon tied in your hair, you look just as sweet as the treat before you!
You didnt realize a Sunday brunch would become an afternoon adventure! But with the beautiful strips of pink roses, green leaves, and stone-like vines strewn across this white shift, how could you be expected to keep a distance from the gardens? Stepping your kelly-green peep-toe flats toward the trellis, you spin in the lining of this satin shift, ecstatic to be surrounded by such beauty. Your pearl-dotted headband fits right in with the buds strewn about, and your rhinestone bracelet peeking out from beneath a puffed long sleeve sparkles in the mid-morning sun. If there ever was a spectacular sight to see, the boat neck and back zip of this pretty piece among the lushness is exactly it!
Your love of all living things is unmistakable when you wear this playful, critter-printed shirtdress! Characterized by a pop, nature-inspired motif of tropical plants, flying beetles, and soaring birds, this cream frock bursts forth with charming vintage-inspired flavor. The back-buttoned, halter neckline, fabric-wrapped buttons, and trimmed front pockets contrast the dress's quirky print with their sky-blue hue. Boasting a shirred open back, a flattering A-line silhouette, and a notched lapel, this fully lined dress has a great fit and fanciful whimsy. Team up this casual garment with wedge espadrilles, a textured canary tote bag, and insect-shaped earrings, and youll be in tune with your truly stylish nature!
You find that wherever you go, wearing this ultra-natural, sleeveless shirtdress inspires you to take out that pencil and paper and create. Found exclusively at ModCloth, this beautys subtle gold floral pattern and clean ivory cotton reflect your greatest muse - nature. You cant help but feel like rooting down and filling sketchbook after sketchbook with drawings and poetry when you top this frock with an ochre knit hat and lace-up brown boots. Or, since the pattern is so delicate, it feels natural to try your hand at mixing prints. Wear this dress with leopard kitten heels, or a giraffe-print clutch for the full flora-and-fauna effect. Slip back to basics in this simply gorgeous garment, and watch your creativity blossom.
There's so much to look forward to at your best friends wedding back home. One is your tradition of early morning coffee and scones at your favorite bakery, and another is an opportunity to wear this swoon-worthy party dress from Ryu! Known for an expression of sophistication and creativity,Ryu has been creating delicate silhouettes and detailing since 2008. Crafted by hand in small quantities, Ryu designs, like this dainty darling, will help you explore and define your individuality! A strapless sweetheart bust in rich apricot floats beneath a sheer overlay of wheat-hued leaves. Your long-time friends arent surprised by how great you look in this dress lovely lettuce hem and pearl-centered floral appliques. For a bit of the unexpected, slip on classy leopard heels and gold baubles, ...
Youre a fashion ace with a vinyl collection as snazzy as your scooter. This sash-tied shift dress is a daisy-printed darling with retro style and silver, shiny buttons to boot. When the two of you get together, the look is as cool as the hippest old-school track! Pair the taupe, black, and pink palette of this semi-sheer, lined look with an olive-green anorak, low-heeled ankle boots, and a wide headband, and youll be the mod muse of all of your mates!
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