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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!
Are the deep, blue waters of the open ocean calling your name? Prove that you're no landlubber and don this cute bathing suit from Fables by Barrie for a bit of nautical fun. Since 2007, Fables by Barrie has been creating fashion fusion by adding vintage flavor to modern styles. Each piece is ethically made in the US with unique details, like this swimwear's retro halter cut holding a sweetheart neckline and adorable red-and-white anchor buttons to match its broad stripes. With a flattering low leg-line, this number will ensure smooth sailing, wherever the wind may take you. Whether you're sporting it with a straw hat while sunning on the deck of your schooner, or wearing it with a striped sarong as you steer toward the horizon, you're sure to look like a sailor's delight in this ...
This item was picked by you in our Be the Buyer Program and will be sold exclusively online at ModCloth! Youre searching for a swimsuit, but not just any swimsuit - your beach-bound wardrobe requires a cool and classy piece by Girlhowdy. Girlhowdys colorful fabrics, contrasting trims, and retro silhouettes are precisely what your shoreline look needs to shine. With its white ruffle trim, navy, polka-dotted body, and low, vintage-inspired cut, this pretty piece proves a perfect match for your personality. Wear it with espadrilles, a nautical bag, and a broad sunhat for a look thats uniquely you!
Make your seaside afternoon maraschino chic when you tie the scarlet and noir strings of this Esther Williams bathing suit behind your neck! Proving her love for all things aquatic as a national champion and Olympic swimmer in 1940, Esther Williams waded her way through a full career that involved being a successful athlete, an actress, a professional, and a designer, all of which were H2O-oriented. Available in sizes 16-26, the halter top, comfortable bust padding, side ruching, and low cut legs of this swimsuit are all aspects of the designs that are inspired by the retro fits she wore in the films in which she swam, and are created to be flattering on all body types. 'Produce' your own look of timelessness in this lovely one piece with red espadrilles, a sheer sarong, and a smile ...
On a warm day theres nothing better than being beach-bound in your vintage car. Eager to hit the shore, youve already donned your navy and white, dotted one piece by Girlhowdy. Girlhowdy uses colorful fabrics and contrasting trims to create retro swimwear for your contemporary closet. Your suit's white halter ties match the seashell hue of your souped-up sports car as they dance in the highway breeze. Subtle ruching and comfy cups keep this look fabulously flattering - the perfect choice for making a splash both in and out of the waves. You smooth your A-line skirt over your lap, straighten your cat-eye sunnies, and press your cork-soled sandal into the gas pedal. Your retro outfit is going to drive your pals wild!
If you're looking for swimwear fit for infamy, don this celebrated striped one-piece swimsuit by Fables by Barrie! This maritime suit is the epitome of grandeur with its bright blue hue, ruched, red- and white-striped collar detail, and matching waist ruffle that flutters around from back to front. You feel outstanding in this fully lined, nautical beautys glorious halter tie and comfortable bust padding which combine with the flexible fabric for a just-right fit. So slip on a pair of celeb-style sunglasses, grab your beach towel, and step into the sunlight for the role of a lifetime in this illustrious bathing suit!
Youre a hopeless romantic for round-the-world expeditions on a big old schooner, but until you find a seaworthy crew, youll merely have to fantasize from the beach towel on which you and your Fables by Barrie bathing suit are settled! Since 2007, Fables by Barrie has been creating fashion fusion by adding vintage flavor to modern styles. A tied halter above a padded and boned bust, touches of bows and striped trim, and decorative buttons boasting adorable anchors make this retro swimwear easy to dream in, and as you lounge with your painted toes in the sand, youre sure youll achieve your wish one day!
Test the waters to see if your pals are interested in relocating to the pool is as easy as appearing in this lined, padded-bust halter bathing suit from San Diego-based Fables by Barrie! Since 2007, Fables by Barrie has been creating fashion fusion by adding vintage flavor to modern styles. Each piece is ethically made in the US with unique details, such as the lifesaver print and buoy-red peplum ruffle you rock to suggest some swim time. When your friends spot the sweet cinched section of this one piece paired with an A-line skirt, perfectly round sunnies, and a bandana headband, how could they deny your plea?
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