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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!
As the late-day sun casts a warm glow on your garden, you arrange your paints and palette upon the easel. Taking inspiration both from the organic elegance before you and from the vibrant hues of the floral dress youve donned for the occasion, you touch brush to pigment and begin to paint. Composed of breezy fabric with a notched neckline, this gathered-waist dress features a botanical print of fuchsia, orange, red, green, and cream. With a spare brush or two tucked into the two side pockets, youve paired this floral frock with a stamped white belt, lace-up wedge sandals, and leaf-shaped earrings for an artistically-inspired look you cant help but want to paint.
Before pressing play for your projector to display a new documentary on the side of your house, you walk around the scads of friends sitting on blankets beneath you - sheer intermission hem floating behind you - and make sure they have all they need. Pouring a glass of wine thats red like the tinted roses on this black dress, you join your pals, tucking your bare feet beside you and pulling a light white sweater over the crochet-framed open back of this lined number. With the comfort of an elasticized waist and the cuteness of a long pendant necklace set over the gathered neckline of this gown, you adjust the flower crown you created earlier in the evening and prepare for a fun, knowledge-filled night!
Beneath the soft glow of candle-lit lanterns, you, clad in this vibrant dress by Judith March, put the finishing touches on tonights garden party decor. Founded by a determined, creative gal whose passion for fashion began in the first grade, Judith March mixes the femininity and bohemian spirit of the past with a touch of today, creating unique pieces such as the stunning dress you wear. Featuring a lantern-inspired print in hues of fuchsia, tangerine, lemon, chestnut, and cream, figure-following seam detailing along the bodice, and a peek-a-boo, knotted back, this fully lined frock clothes you in a celebration of style. Tuck a bloom - or a few - in one of the two side pockets, and pair this darling dress with a navy cardigan, neutral wedge sandals, and rose-gold jewelry.
Before you get to planting, you must first march this cotton dress byPeople Tree to the market for seeds. Let the light-colored stripes along this sash-tied frock inspire you to buy tomatoes, eggplant, and a little broccoli n cauliflower! 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 means every piece is unique, like this side-zipped dress. With a layout sketch in one of this wears hidden pockets, low wedges to match its wooden, decorative buttons, and a straw bag on your arm, you stylishly head back home to start sowing!
Your home offers plenty of space for guests to gather, but youre bound to do most of your hostessing from out back in your beloved garden! Clad in the cutout-detailed neckline of this floral dress, you shake hands, exchange smiles, and welcome friends and family to your fete. Just being around the roses and ivy makes your mood feel as bright as the red, green, and turquoise patterns printed across the sheer, fluttery overlay of your frock. Combined with your Oxford-style heels and pearl earrings, this dress sets the scene for an enchanting afternoon!
Your best friend recently moved to a place that allows her to take advantage of her green thumb, and to show off her new blossoming abode, shes invited you over for tea - don this appropriately floral dress for the occasion! As you walk out onto the terrace, your eyes immediately widen at the sight of all the brightly hued bouquets that perfectly match the pink, orange, and green blooms that adorn your dress. This fully lined frock features a rectangular cutout that falls above the back zipper - just the detail for adding a touch of dramatic elegance to your look. Blossom into complete, head-to-toe style by pairing your piece with a decorative, silver hair pin and patent black pumps.
Whether youre a professional garden designer, or are just beginning to build your own backyard oasis, let your affinity for flowers bloom in this floral-print shift dress. Its rows of raspberry, wheat, blueberry, and springtime-green flowers are complemented by vintage-inspired golden buttons down the front, as well as straps that cross at the back. Pair this piece with simple pink ballet flats, and put a daisy in your chignon to inspire the garden designer within.
Tea in the beautifully manicured gardens of a local estate wouldnt be complete without this gorgeous, feminine dress - an exclusive style created by Cosima Compton for the Make the Cut Winter Garden Gala Collection! Submitted as a sketch and voted into production by our Facebook fans, this tiered, tulle-trimmed beauty, which comes to ModCloth in December, flaunts a darling, pastel roses across its cap-sleeved bodice. Layers of ivory fabric cascade from just below the waist of this look, creating a lush accent as divine as the occasion at hand. Serve it with lacy gloves, a petite pendant, and kitten heels, and indulge in a simple adorable outfit. Find more fantastic looks from this festive collection here!
Youve been elected as host for this evenings garden gala to celebrate the opening of the towns new art gallery! Without a doubt, you choose this vibrantly embroidered A-line dress by Tracy Reese. This sheer, retro dress, adorned with exposed zippers and a V-cut back, is finished over a detachable black slip. Complete this unique dress with flamingo pink pumps and a satin black clutch, and the guests will be in awe of your avant-garde style as you kick off the festivities!
Scattered rain showers may have moved your garden party indoors, but the mood remains delightfully cheerful thanks to the vibrant floral print on your A-line dress! As you offer hors d'uvres and catch up with friends, the pink, blue, and coral blooms on your sleeveless frock fill the house with gleeful gaiety. This 100% cotton garments button closure, tiered hem, and crocheted trim only heighten its joyful charm! Paired with daisy-yellow peep toes and a glamorous cocktail ring, this fully lined dress can make any occasion merry, no matter what the weather forecast may hold!
Your eyes alight with wonder as you enter the glass atrium while dressed in this gorgeous party dress, an exclusive style created by Lindsay Armstrong for the Make the Cut Winter Garden Gala Collection! Submitted as a sketch, voted into production by our Facebook fans, and coming to ModCloth in December, this exuberant black frock exudes uncomparable drama with its lush, pastel-hued rosette pattern, pleated skirt, scalloped neckline, and sheer shoulders. Your hosts shower you with compliments, finding something new to admire about your 3/4-length-sleeved dress at every turn. Alongside delicate gold earrings, a floral ring, and dOrsay pumps, this dress looks as luminous as your beautiful, botanical setting. Find more fantastic looks from this festive collection here!
The path may be trimmed with fragrant blossoms and bright little butterflies, but this afternoon your guests will be awed by this adorable dress! Its crossover bust and sweeping A-line skirt are separated by a pleated sash, and features a flock of birds and bed of flowers, which are illustrated in pale pinks and greens over deep bark brown. Whether the days delights will include the gazebo walk, orchid room, or a trip through the traditional English garden, plan your own picturesque ensemble by pairing this dress with a broad straw hat, cork-sole wedges, and a polished wooden bracelet that glimmers with every gesture!
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