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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!
The warm light of early evening casts an enchanting glow on your charming, doily-trimmed, nearly green coat and the old stone wishing well youve ventured out to visit. This pale pine-grey, puff-sleeved coat charms you each time you spot its rippling reflection. Sitting on the edge of the little well, you smooth your floral-print A-line over your tights-clad knees, daintily cross your oxford heels over one another, and, after a thought, slip your lucky penny back into your pocket. After all, with this coat hugging your shoulders, your every fashionable wish has already come true!
As you tour the Tokyo streets in your darling navy-blue trench, you stumble upon a thrift store, and simply have to stop! Suddenly, you feel right at home in the crowded aisles of fascinating clothing. After gathering an armful of vintage gems, you buckle the removable belt on your coat and step back into the street. From the decorative epaulettes to the ruffled hemline, this trench is filled with cute flair. Pair it with your favorite thrifting finds, such as a red, petticoat-inspired skirt and tie-neck blouse, to create a lovely ensemble that can take you anywhere!
Sleeping off jet lag will have to wait, for you have places to see looking chic in the faux fur sleeves of this fashion-forward coat by Darling! Based in London, Darling is your go-to designer for your feminine, flirty yet sophisticated pieces inspired by the most detailed and delicate of vintage garments. The perfect wear for the foothills of the Alps, this houndstooth-plaid piece earns admiring glances from natives and other tourists alike. With its 3/4-length sleeves and lining pulled atop a noir sheath, opaque tights, and wood-heeled ankle boots, this coat ensures that you are the most vogue thing to traverse this time zone!
Even as youre wandering the blustery city streets, this elegant Orla Kiely coat has you dreaming of sunny shorelines and vibrant vacations. Since 1995, Orla Kiely has expressed her love of texture, pattern, color, and rhythm through bold, charming, retro-inspired creations such as this darling design. Painterly bands of rosy pink and coffee brown mingle with the shell-white weave and understated black beach-scene illustrations of this pleated, 3/4-sleeve coat, calling to mind coveted coastlines and idyllic islands. Today, you sport this button-up coats bow accent and decorative, pocket-like details with a tie-necked blouse and skinnies, but, some day soon, you plan to wear it open over a lemony blouse and a flirty white skirt - the perfect look for a trip to the seaside, dont you think?
If someone asked about your darling, you could write a book! In the preface of how you met, you dressed in a boucle winter coat and wool cloche at an ice garden. Your love story is as charming as the snow-white embroidery of your black coat, and as sweet as the lovely bow seated along your neckline. From your side pockets and beneath the puffs of your decorated waistband, you brought out your gloved hand to offer a kind handshake. Today, you are on the first chapter of your storybook romance!
Its a sunny spring day, so you're cruising with the top down headed to todays garden party. As you coast along wearing this antiqued-apricot-hued coat by designer brand Ryu, youre quite comfortable with the crisp breeze. Known for an expression of sophistication and creativity, Ryu has been catering to the modern woman through 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! The elaborate ruffled collar flutters as you ride over hill and dale showing off the floral lining beneath. Featuring oversized buttons, a reversible belt, and hidden hip pockets, this sleeveless, A-line overcoat is the perfect wrap for an afternoon outdoor affair.
Are you looking to add a little structure to your day? Well then, search no farther than this terrifically tailored coat, which will surely infuse your outfit with some sleek, striking style. Named for Jenn, who is celebrating her Mod-iversary as a Senior Data Analyst in our San Francisco office, this adorable outerwear boasts such dazzling details as an asymmetrical draped front, faux leather at the sash belt, slit pockets, and buttoned epaulets, knit black sleeves, and an oh-so-Jenn pattern of grey and black houndstooth. Take a cue from this tomboy-chic fashionista and pair this peerless piece with slim trousers, ankle booties, a heathered grey, oversized tee, and an orange scarf for a smart look to rock all season long!
Let worries about the cool breeze drift out to sea as you explore the harbor with your paramour, protected by this charming navy blue coat! A lightweight classic that you absolutely adore, this darling design features a preciously embroidered heart pattern, a concealed drawstring that cinches to define your waist, a fleet of functional and decorative front pockets, and polished silver buttons with their own cute 'coeur' motif. When you spy rain clouds on the horizon, theres no need to set sail for home! Simply raise the the lace-trimmed hood of its removable storm flap, then continue swooning over the ships in your chambray button-up, crimson skinny jeans, brassy brogue flats, and aquatic creature earrings. With this lovely lined outerwear waiting in your closet, theres no overcast ...
Your fave activity on a quick trip home is browsing the antique flea market with your mom, who just happens to also be your style icon. Dont let chilly weather stand in your way, ladies - just button yourself into this gorgeous lace coat from Ryu and prepare to find your newest fashion treasure! Known for an expression of sophistication and creativity, Ryu has been catering to the modern woman through 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! Intricate cream cotton lace lies over a rich beige lining for a cool-weather look that may get some high offers from vintage-loving vendors. Over a jewel-toned, cowl-neck sweaterdress, this coats puffed short ...
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