Though its almost over, your vacation with friends has been magical. On your way back from dinner, wearing your strapless dress with alternating turquoise and cream stripes, you carry your sandals as you stroll barefoot and solo along the quiet beach near the ocean waves. You smile, watching the sun set as a salty sea breeze ruffles your side-zipped frocks box-pleated skirt, giving you goosebumps along your arms. As you wrap a white shawl around your shoulders and over the contoured bodice, which boasts a curved, bandeau-like bow gathering at the bust and allowing for a sweetheart collar, you collect seashells souvenirs for your pals. Its been a memorable trip, and when you hear your besties calling your name, you know there are still memories left to make!
Clad in this breezy, striped dress, found exclusively at ModCloth, you gather with your closest of friends for a weekend brunch by the sea. Delighting in the boats slowly making their way through the bay, you cant help but admire the nautical stripes of taupe and navy that adorn the silky fabric of this fully lined frock. Featuring asymmetrical button closures that wind their way up the side, a surplice neckline, and adjustable straps, this classic dress will add seaside style to any occasion when you pair it with navy clog sandals, a stack of wooden bracelets, and a wide-brimmed hat to shield your eyes from the sun.
True, you live your life in the fast lane, but that doesn't mean you have to leave your sense of style behind! Channel the coy, cutesy glamour of the 60s by slipping into this adorable dress, and - BAM!- you've got a look that equals high-fashion in a flash! With panels of white flanking the black bodice and striping the A-line skirt, and golden buttons decorating the top, this notable number is simply 'mod' for you. Wear it with pink tights, patent flats, and an envelope clutch, and you'll become the foremost fashionista in no time!
Sometimes a dress is so magical, it makes you long for somewhere special and new to wear it. With stylish touches like a foldover, ascot-style collar and red anchor buttons, this sleeveless blue frock, a style found exclusively at ModCloth, will steal all the attention away from the sights on your tour. As you drive between cities in your patterned tights, a nautical headband, and striped wedges, your soft, comfortable dress proves to be the perfect travel companion. Sheathed in this charming shift, you curl up in your seat and watch the world go by. Love this fetching frock? Check out this dashing design in a host of other haute hues!
Thinking tonight would be an in night, a surprise call from your crush presents a spontaneous change of plans. You agree to attend your potential paramours impromptu party, but you forgot to ask what you should wear to this last-minute occasion. With a quick dash to your closet, you don this trustworthy cream- and black-striped dress, perfect for events both casual and cordial with its mod matching round-buckled belt, sleeveless silhouette, and pleated A-line design. With three polygonal back cutouts, this sheer, on-trend dress possess flirty potential and looks oh-so pretty as you pair it with perforated red flats and a pewter cuff bracelet. Adorn your do with a lovely bow, slip on your cropped jean jacket, and arrive at the soiree in a fun and swoon-worthy ensemble!
Ah, love - or as the French call it 'amour'! It really does make the world go round. It's that same euphoric rush of feelings that you experience every time you look at this cabernet- and cloud-striped dress. Crafted in soft, organic cotton and cut in a classic shape of a crew neck, nipped-in waist, and A-line skirt, this belted beauty first stirred a deep affection within you during your trip to the Riviera. And the more you wore it - out to cafes with a bohemian satchel and pretty pumps, or at the beach with a floppy 'chapeau' and 60's starlet-worthy sunnies - the more you fell for it. Now the two of you are practically inseparable, even though your vacation is long through.
As you climb aboard the three-mast ship, the wind ruffles the full hem your dress - this sailor-inspired piece whose dusty rose hue is exclusive to ModCloth. Once on deck, you straighten this frocks deliciously cute neck tie, and head toward the sound of the music. Entering the ships main hall in this dress, wicker-soled wedges, shining post earrings, and several dainty rings, you draw admiring stares from more than a few in the assembled crowd. Taking a seat, you join in on the singing, lilting out lyrics about adventure, faraway lands, and pretty lasses such as yourself!
As you snack on elegant hors d'oeuvres at a swanky beachfront venue, your friends compliment the way your fabulous frock embodies the beauty of the seaside setting. The striped weave of its navy body mimics the rippling ocean just off the broad deck, and the ivory block at the hem of your dress rivals the luxurious hue of the white sands. Amidst golden earrings, a glamorous cocktail ring, and nautical-red kitten heels, this dress makes a splash at your amazing event!
Taking advantage of the toasty warm sun, you grab a chaise on the deck and lie out to enjoy the weather. As the boat you're traveling on cruises along, an easy, salty breeze blows by, rippling the hem of your navy- and white-striped frock. If there's one thing that makes your vacation feel more marvelous, it's this cute frock, because its organic-cotton jersey and fair-trade make have you feeling good inside and out. Pulling your straw hat's brim over your sunnies, kicking off your flip-flops, and laying one hand across the bandeau that peaks out from this frock's V-neckline while sipping a glass of cooling spritzer with the other, you settle into a day that's sure to be amazing!
Youre on the market for a new craft to zip around the bay in, and what better way to find what you want than to watch a fleet of them in action? You choose to wear the sailboat-inspired stripes on this V-patterned dress, and standing on the dock with its floaty skirt sweeping in the wind, you are as much of a sight to see as the sailboats. Your ruffled top over a padded bust is romantic, the grey- and blue-on-ivory color scheme is classic, and the lining of this strappy dress makes you feel confident as you scour the lovely selection. Canvas sneakers in navy blue keep your bayside look casual, and a bow above your ponytail is a perfectly cute touch to this amazing afternoon filled with awesome rigs that inspire your future endeavors!
You are definitely departing for the day in style when you wear this totally hip navy-and-white dress! Get groovy with this frocks vertically striped sheer sleeves, swinging skirt with a center pleat, and princess seams that all combine to create a fab retro silhouette. Boasting a matching curved collar, fabric-wrapped decorative front buttons, white placket trim, and an optional white faux-leather belt, this striking dress allows you to affix the collar toggle for a happening cutout-like bodice detail. Matched with knee-high platform boots, ivory tights, and a headband for your bouffant, this fun frock has you feeling far-out!
A seaside party on your pals boat calls for fashion to excite all of your friends. Make a splash with this nautical dress! Its navy and white, polka-dotted fabric ripples around your torso and spreads into an elegantly pleated skirt. With the bow-embellished, white lace waistline of this dress tied around you, a pair of cork wedges on your feet, and gold anchor-inspired jewelry adorning your ears and neckline, your look will be the toast of the party!
You really could rock this simple frock seven days a week if you wanted to - it's like an outfit blank canvas just waiting to be painted on with ample accessories, statement-making layering pieces, or whatever else your stylish imagination ponders into fruition! The best part is that due to its A-line shape and super smooth, crimson fabric, this basic staple will look great on all body types. Stitched darts rest just above its natural waistline seam, framing its front and back scoop neck with the slightest bit of shape to highlight your silhouette in all the right ways. Try pairing it with a sheer, striped scarf, multiple wrap bracelets, and calf-height boots to begin, and expand from there - the possibilities are endless! Love this darling dress? Check out this dashing design in a ...
Even though the red-and-white stripes on this cotton dress are totally festive, today youre tempted to leave any company behind and and enjoy an afternoon swirling and twirling solo. Beneath the adjustable straps of this lightly lined frock are a series of spiked stripes, wide bars, and little hemlines that add variety to your alone time, and when all these options are back-zipped onto your body, this A-line is ready to be accessorized with cobalt flats, a navy-blue belt, and a straw fedora that only need your approval! And, now that you look so adorable, all thats left to do is to step outside and give this sundress a spin!
Draft this dress into your outfit, and youll be looking fab while spectating in the stands! With its horizontally striped bodice and vertically striped, slightly pleated skirt, this knit fit-and-flare is game for a bit of casual glam. Team this piece up with a pair of lo-top sneakers, a pair of wayfarer sunnies, and a scarf in your crews colors. With this dress in the roster, your look will be a home run!
When you first laid eyes on this peppermint-stick striped dress, you knew it was meant to be. Featuring a gathered keyhole bust, open back, and stripes of every-which-way, this crimson- and alabaster-hued, fit-and-flare frock will grace your figure in fresh minty fun. Paired with a navy-hued cardigan, cherry-red wedges, and a stack of candy-colored bangles, youll have a look thats fresh and sweet, just like your favorite candy!
When you first laid eyes on this spearmint-stick, striped dress, you knew it was meant to be. Featuring a gathered keyhole bust, open back, and stripes of every-which-way, this mint- and alabaster-hued, fit-and-flare frock will grace your figure in refreshing fun. Paired with a navy-hued cardigan, cinnamon brown wedges, and a stack of candy-colored bangles, this dress will lend you a look thats simple and sweet, just like your favorite candy!
Two of your friends are tying the knot in a casual oceanside lighthouse ceremony, and youre arriving in maritime style in this striped halter dress! After the happy couple says I do, the guests enjoy hors d'oeuvres of gourmet cheeses and seared tuna as you easily cruise between the comfy indoor couches to the outdoor bar on the deck in this fully-lined, yet breezy frocks light fabric. Sporting alternating black-and-pale-gold chevron stripes, the black-banded waist matches the angled halter straps that unite with two back buttons. Twirling on the dance floor to the yacht bands cover tunes in black patent peep toes and seashell accessories, you smile as a saxophone-playing cutie checks you out. Later, as you hug your newly espoused pals, youre thrilled to share in their seaside ...
Whether youre vacationing by the coast or working in your cubicle, flaunt your maritime style in a formfitting red dress that exudes timeless, vintage glamour and sweet sophistication. Boasting a whimsical rope-cord belt and a sailor-inspired collar, this dress, found exclusively at ModCloth, lets you take a little of the sea wherever you go. Pair this stretch fabric piece with silver anchor earrings, white, wave-print tights, and cork-wedge sandals to keep your ensemble looking cool and classy!
From your perch upon your porch you watch as ferry boats come and go across the bay below you, the summer sun glittering atop the water. Clad in this picnic-perfect, 100% cotton halter dress of navy-and-white gingham, trimmed with polka dots and cherry-red piping, you lay out a weekend feast for your closest of friends. As the light morning breeze ruffles the fully lined circle skirt, you stash a handmade menu in one of the two side pockets and take one last glance in the mirror - admiring how the sweetheart neckline and smocked back grace your figure - before welcoming the first of your guests. Paired with vintage-inspired heels and a navy cardigan to keep out the late-morning breeze, youve created a look that will take you from brunch to boardwalk in no time flat.