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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!
Do the softly sighing waters of the open ocean constantly call your name? If so, we suggest slipping into this darling dress byKnitted Dove and proudly displaying your adoration for the sea for all to behold. Named for Andrea, who is celebrating her Mod-iversary as the Director of User Experience in our San Francisco office, this gorgeous frock flaunts a sweet print of boats cruising over its cotton stretches, making it the perfect piece for ModCloths resident sailor. We suggest mimicking Andreas practical-chic sense of style and modeling this pocketed, turquoise-blue dress - this user experience gurus favorite hue - with a laid-back cardi pulled over its tied straps, a statement necklace at the square neckline, and patterned flats beneath its A-line hem, for a lovely look thats sure ...
You cant help but feel lighthearted when you spot the boldly colored birdies on this sleeveless dress by Skunkfunk! This muted-teal, two-toned look is yet another awesome representation of the Barcelona-based brands commitment to playful pieces produced with environmentally sound fabrics and processes. Amidst the yoke neck and shoulder straps of the icy-sage bodice, doves striped in jade, yellow, lavender, and dark, grey-tinged teal appear within and above the wave like patterns rippling around the waist. Slip into this slight-stretch, cotton-blend beauty, kitten-heeled booties, and a set of geometric earrings, and take your style to fantastic new heights!
Clad in this vibrant, galaxy-print maxi dress, all who pass you by cant help but take note of your brilliant style. Featuring a bold, nebula-inspired pattern in hues of green, blue, yellow, red, and white, this soft tank dress will add infinite style to your wardrobe. For a look thats light-years above the rest, pair this eye-catching dress with navy wedge sneakers, a faux-leather jacket, and a cross-body bag.
Whether youre on a Parisian getaway or just daydreaming of one, youll love greeting your companions in this printed frock! This dress captures the feel of vintage correspondence through Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe imagery, dot prints, handwriting, and assorted scribbles in a host of muted burgundy, tan, white, and ink-black hues. Tie its silky black sash around its gently gathered waist, lay a petite pendant at its wrap-style, V-shaped neckline, and slip its cap sleeves into a kelly-green cardi. This beautiful ensemble earns your stamp of approval!
When your honey surprises you with a picnic basket and vague details about your destination, go with the flow, slip on this apple-adorned, printed dress, and youll be ready for anything! Lined in cotton, this silky, ivory A-line has all the details you love - a precious Peter Pan collar topping a matching red bow, an adjustable brown belt, and a retro print! Soft pleating at the waist plays up the gentle folds on the bows of your black ballet flats. You know what they say, an apple a day, - youll love this dress so much, we wouldnt be surprised if you found a new way to wear this dress every day of the week!
You couldnt help it - when you laid eyes on this whimsical, vintage-inspired shirtdress, you know you needed it in your fun-loving wardrobe. Lined with a silky fabric, this neutral frock boasts curious red and black kitties leaving their tracks over its A-line silhouette. Round, black and gold buttons make their way up toward the sailor-inspired collar, which drapes near two faux front pockets. A pair of cherry-red patent flats and a black, 3/4-length sleeved jacket keep you ready fur anything as you blog away at your neighborhood cafe in cute feline style.
Oh my! Youre looking simply fierce today sporting this short-sleeved, printed dress by Nooworks! Founded in 2004, San Francisco-basedNooworks is named for designer Jennifer DAngelos pup Noo Noo, who inspired her first line of trendsetting tops. Each cutting-edge piece is designed and handmade locally, incorporating clever details like this emerald-green dress black-buttoned front, back inverted pleats, and jungle cat print. Wear this cotton-blend frock over ankle socks and black Mary Janes, its large lions, leopards, and tigers playing off sweet accessories such as teardrop earrings and a vintage handbag for a totally surprising look that will keep you out of the woods and hot on the fashionable trail!
You adore your dwelling so dearly, that, even when you stray from within its walls, you flaunt fashions, such as this printed frock by Yumi, which nod to the place and neighborhood you love! Yumi draws inspiration from both London street style and their uber-international customer base to provide you with creative pieces to rock across the globe. This lightweight, silky-smooth, lined look boasts a bevy of townhomes, row houses, and modest mansions in pastel hues as bright as your decorating scheme. Wear this blue-belted, keyhole-accented look with a yellow cardi, Oxford-style shoes, and a bow-embellished headband, and youll never venture far from looking fabulous!
Show off your sweet side and your quirky style all at once by buttoning up the sugary print of this shirtdress by British brand Poppy London. Vintage-inspired and crafted in Great Britain, Poppy London creates beautiful border-print dresses depicting the adventures of a little girl named Poppy and her playful pup, Fred. With your darling, dolce piece comes a book that details the story playing out across your 100% cotton dress, but that doesnt mean you cant tell your own tale of style! Play up the candy-hued buttons by matching one to your cardigan, and belt this frock over brown brogues. With a vintage handbag, youre ready to wear these lovely lines of jarred candies out into the world, which is clearly yours for the sweet taking.
Standing in this fresh-as-can-be white dress, you arrange the jarred candles and herbal centerpieces on the butcher block table for tonights community dinner. The alternating yellow and orange hand-sewn napkins you lay at each place coordinate with the garden-fresh print along the skirt of this lined, cotton A-line. A bountiful harvest of bold veggies, fruits, and florals turn this belted, demure dress into the freshest frock in the converted barn. You move with ease in the shirred side panels to serve up farm-fresh dishes family style. You dont realize it, but youre also doling out a side dish of stylish inspiration by pairing this delectable dress with your green flats, vintage whisk charm necklace, and eggplant-purple cardigan!
From its cute cap sleeves to its practical pockets, you simply love every little aspect of this blue dress by Tulle Clothing! Tulles flair for vintage-inspired, modern apparel makes their pieces wise additions to your exuberant ensembles. Ornate ivory cages, bright red birds, and a backdrop of rich navy give this frock a classic, charming appeal. Tie the waist sash of this dress around your back, and complement its classic, feminine cut with dangling earrings, a pair of spectator-style flats, and a dainty clutch. Each part of your outfit offers something special and sweet to enjoy!
Your love for sharp design and carefully crafted details is found not only in your architectural sketches, but in your personal style, as well. What better way to show off your artful aesthetic than by wearing this white dress - found exclusively at ModCloth - to your company picnic? As you dine with friendly co-workers under wide open skies, you receive countless compliments on your 100% cotton, A-line frock, which features three gathered straps, expert pleating, and a darling print of sketched measurements atop blue-and-red graph paper. Accompanied by a thin belt, matte peep toes, and abstract earrings, this smartly chic dress completes a day-off ensemble that puts your creative prowess on display!
When you mention to a new friend that you, an avid seamstress, personally hand-tailor most of your attire, the delightful surprise always sparks fun fashion conversations much like the chit-chat on the retro-comic-print of this quirky, 100% cotton dress! Even though you enjoy creating your own clothes, you just couldnt pass up this funnies-motif frock, which, besides featuring stylish gals discussing sewing techniques via speech bubbles, also boasts a dynamite design. This fit-and-flare, pleated A-line sports an elasticized waistband, cap sleeves, and a shirred back panel just below its back cutout and button closure. When you pair this novel dress with cherry-hued T-straps and an embroidered cardigan that you knit yourself, youll get even more inquires about your singular style!
Dressed in this fit-and-flare, printed dress from Bernie Dexter, you'd better be open to hearing compliment after compliment at tonights soiree. In fact, you may seem as sweet as the ice cream treats on this dress cotton skirt. 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, as evidenced by this belted dress. Topped with retro soda shop favorites, this frocks flattering silhouette and red, faux-patent-leather belt looks positively toast-worthy over grey opaque tights and wedge heels. Slip it on, and get ready to hear that you are the cherry on everyones sundae over and over again!
Sitting at your desk in this quilted dress by Charlotte Taylor, youre feeling inspired and ready to pen your next great book. Since 2010, London-based designer Charlotte Taylor has created bold, vintage-inspired pieces, each telling a stylish story thats meant to be rewritten by every individual wearer. These endearing designs harmonize strong colors, textures, and prints, such as this chartreuse frocks kaleidoscopic pattern of ivory Taj Mahals and vibrant rings in blue and violet hues. Accompanied by a button closure, a sleeveless, A-line silhouette, and long, knife-pleated skirt, this 100% cotton dress boasts enough poetic detail to fill countless pages with stylish prose. As you let thoughts flow from your fingertips, you tap your plum, ankle-strap flats against the sun-kissed ...
Once upon a midnight, you are clearly the most exception maven as you wear this raven-esque A-line dress. This sheer 100% cotton frock - found exclusively at ModCloth - possesses a quaint and curious Edgar Allan Poe motif of French script, quills, inkwells, cages, and, of course, the ebony bird that always beguiles your smile. Marvel at this macabre-tinged dress design, including its vintage-inspired sleeveless bodice, a shadowy-hued yoke, a duo of matching hem stripes, a flexible back panel, and a button-up back closure. Don onyx jewels and a feathered fascinator as your footfalls tinkle on the floor in black patent pumps beneath the swing of its gently pleated skirt. Still the beating of your heart - youre a rare and radiant beauty.
Encourage your sense of fashion to take flight with this darling dress in the cheeriest print youve ever seen! Named in honor of Martha, a Social Media Editor in our San Francisco office currently celebrating her Mod-iversary, this fetching frock is a perfectly playful choice for this retro-enthusiast. From the marvelous motif of expressive hot air balloons and blackbirds sailing over a pale blue background to the charming silhouette of a notched sweetheart neckline and full skirt, this fantastic cotton frock - found exclusively at ModCloth - flaunts the spirited style that Martha is known for. We suggest taking a page - or perhaps a tweet - from our social networking mavens book, and partnering this fabulous piece with a crop-sleeved cardi, bright tights, and brogue-inspired heels ...
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