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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!
Conjure up a look worthy of the vaudeville spotlight in this sleeveless, cardinal red frock! This darling dress reputation proceeds it - the allover white polka dot print epitomizes retro femininity, while the black ribbon tie-back waist sashes, sweetheart bodice, and adjustable spaghetti straps emit traditional allure. Patch pockets lined in black above the full skirts flowy hemline provide a priceless place for storing your necessary treasures, while foldover flaps accentuate the sweetheart neckline, and black buttons and vertical strips of rickrack add fabulous flair. Slight padding in the bust and a panel of smocking in the back ensure a silhouette deserving of the silver screen. Before you head out for a night of boppin between parties and performances, slip this frock on with ...
Theres probably no such thing as overloading on fun, but if such a thing were possible, why not go all out in this adorable dress? Slip into this retro, beige-and-black polka dot frock from hard-to-find British designer Emily and Fin, and the good times will never cease. The sleeveless top, with flattering gathering, a natural waist, and an A-line skirt with pockets will make you just giddy, while the flirty keyhole back fastens with two shank buttons at the nape of the neck. Wear this light cotton frock with vintage shoes and gloves, and don't be afraid to pull out all the stops!
Sound the horn and set sail in this adorable, sailor-style dress. This navy blue A-line is super retro and superbly charming. Rolling down the Mississippi from Memphis to New Orleans, you'll be as perky as the white polka-dots. The white sailor collar draws attention to your sun-kissed, rosey face. A hidden zipper and adjustable bow adorn the back of this 1940's inspired frock. A knee-length hem is perfect for showing off a pair of patent leather pumps or sweet sandals. No anchor can hold you back from being the belle of the clipper fleet in this dress!
As someone who delights in both the sweet and the bold, you have been known to marry your morning coffee with cocoa for a perfectly balanced beverage. Similarly, you love this darling retro dress because it walks the line between adorable and fashion forward. With a cocoa hue dotted with black-roast dots, this frock flaunts wide, cuffed 3/4-length sleeves, decorative pocket flaps, an elasticized waist, and cloth-covered buttons up the top. Today, you've worn it with latte-hued knee socks, suede ankle boots, and a slouchy satchel, and headed to the coffee shop to order your favorite drink with pride.
It was as if the fate knew that you'd been looking for that perfect casual frock to add some serious style to your day-to-day wardrobe. And with the simple introduction of this darling polka-dotted dress into your closet, your life - and your fashion - forever changed. This beauty boasting clementine dots over the white background and a ruby-red banded waist wooed you from the first second you saw it. But it wasn't until you slipped it on, admiring just how the notched neckline complemented your favorite necklace and how adorable the cap sleeves looked that you knew it was meant to be. Whether you wear it with patent flats and a cropped cardi to brunch with the gals or flirty peep toes and a knotted hair band for a fun first-date outfit, this dress has proven it will be ...
Named for beloved Brit indie rocker Kate Nash and found exclusively at ModCloth, this sweet floral frock is poised for fashion fame! With such adorable attributes as its white polka dots over a purple background and sweet, yellow flower print, this all-cotton, collared dress is bound to be the breakout star of your wardrobe this spring. Partner this pleated piece with vintage flats, oversized sunnies, a cute cardi, and victory rolls for a look that would do the stylish songtress proud.
The second you step onto the parquet in this retro dress of mauve delicately dotted with black, it's clear you have the attention of everyone in the room, including your fellow dancers. As you start manuevering about the floor, the A-line skirt of your pretty, cap-sleeved piece kicks up around you. Every move only accentuates the black scalloped trim at your surplice neckline, the striking bust ruching, and the sash-cinched waistband. Having smartly accessorized with burgundy T-straps, back-seamed stockings, and a bow necklace, you can't help but feel like your smooth moves and stunning style has you presiding over the whole night.
If you're craving to capture a look full of retro recollection, take a gander at this darling dress by British brand Trollied Dolly. A print of maroon polka dots, dainty daisies, and swooping swallows stands out against the vibrant, strawberry-shaded background, and the knotted details at the neckline and waist kick it up a nostalgic notch. The attached belt and rear shirring ensure a most flattering fit, while the peek-a-boo sweetheart neckline is a cut above in cuteness. Wear this 100% cotton dress with ankle-tied espadrilles, a woven handbag, and a bow clipped in your hair for a look of good, old-fashioned glam!
Whether youre searching for a casual dress with a bit of glamour or a glamourous dress for any day of the week, this pretty, 100% cotton dress byEmily and Fin is your kind of frock! This quirky, hard-to-find British brand combines simplicity with individuality in all of their flattering, vintage-inspired pieces. This dress unique, surplice neckline and faux-wrapping tulip skirt gather at one side, creating a pin-up inspired design from neckline to hem. The playful, black and ivory polka-dotted pattern and gathered sleeves complete this classy piece. Pair it with patent heels and an oversized bow, and step out in Old Hollywood style.
What better way to celebrate your bubbly mood than to buy yourself a delicious bubble tea? Your noir dress inspires you to order the black tea flavor, while the noir-hued shiny dots that dance along its sparse pleats remind you of tapioca balls settling at the bottom of your cup. A black exposed zipper glistens in the sunlight as you lean this frocks tie back against a park bench to sip your drink, and drop pockets directly beneath unique cap sleeves complete its look with cuteness. Shaking the tassels of your rouge loafers with legs crossed, you peer down your straw through red-framed sunnies, trying to decide whether its your outfit or your cool drink thats making you feel A-okay!
Just as you can always rely on your bestie to greet you with a pint of ice cream after a hard day, you can trust that this darling dress by hard-to-find British designer Emily and Fin will always lift your spirits when you need it! Crafted of cherry cotton covered in cream dots and pretty piping at the banded waist and bateau neckline, this fetching frock makes you oh-so merry with its sweet, full skirt and crystal-like faceted buttons securing the slit in back! Whether you don it on sunny afternoons with wedge sandals and a floppy chapeau, or brighten a grey day by pairing it with prismatic tights and pumps, this lovely dress packs a stylish punch, time and time again!
Take a black, retro-cut frock, sprinkle hot pink polka dots on it, and you'll be tempted by no other. With flattering princess seaming in the bust, satiny decorative buttons lining up the front, handy pockets, and a sash to wrap in a cutesy bow, this dress will get sweet on you at first glance. Wide straps make for a comfortable fit, while bows on the neck and pockets make this dress even girlier than it boasts to already be. If you want to show off the fullness of the A-line skirt, add a tulle petticoat for a bold look. Wear with patent heels to create a look that will sweep the nation.
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