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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!
When a friend is in need of a perfect pie or magnificent meringue, they know to call on you as the go-to gal for delectable desserts. Always clad in your confectionery best, your nearest and dearest are left to wonder just how you stay so stylish while whipping up treats and tarts for all around. Your secret is the signature vintage aprons you wear over your fanciful frocks, such as the recipe for style youve mixed today - this darling lace-bodiced dress, an apron of deep cranberry, and dark suede heels. With sheer sleeves that adorn your arms like fresh frosting and a slightly scalloped, ruffled hem, youll be just as sweet as the cupcakes youve baked for your closest friends.
This item was picked by you in our Be the Buyer Program! Explore the beach boardwalk in this blue-green gown! Your radiant reflection catches your eye as you window-shop for souvenirs, and you pause to admire the waves of fabric rippling at your neckline. Your iridescent accessories sparkle like seashells, while comfy sandals and 70s sunnies complement your casual shoreline elegance. Awash in a tide of teal, youll look perfect out on the pier!
Instead of tucking a tiny, blue tidbit away under your wedding dress, why dont you show off your favorite part of the old bridal poem by putting your bridesmaids in this pretty, robins egg blue dress? Its flowing, midi intermission hem that falls from a feminine, ruffled scoop neck falls right in line with the scenery of your fairytale wedding, and a pintucked waist that lifts into an inverted V is a unique touch that will make your besties feel extra pretty! Tell the girls to pair this lined dress with whatever shoes and jewelry they desire, and handing them each a small bouquet of lilacs, let them shine nearly as beautifully as you do on your big day!
What's more awesome than a trip to Austria? How about one in which you have the whole city a-'buzz' about your style? Embody the effortlessness of European fashion when you slip into this flowing dress, patterned in a pointillist print of leafy greens, citrus-y oranges, creams, and lilacs. The most marvelous 'honey' at the Leopold Museum, your midi's tie sash and tiered ruffle are so elegant as to invite others to 'comb' start a conversation with you! Lined with a cotton tank dress and paired with peep toe flats, a sheer scarf, and a brown leather carryall, this stupendous dress is sure to re-route many a flight pattern to see the 'Dress of Dreams!'
You march to the beat of your own drummer in all facets of life - show off your unrivaled fashion sense by wearing this peach maxi dress to your next garden party! With its vivid colorblock combination, elongating pleats, and gorgeous roseate ruffles, this dress will look right at home among blooming flower petals. Pair this frock with caramel leather wedges and a fern-green pendant for an out-of-the-ordinary look thats bursting with perennial elegance!
Not sure what to wear to you last picnic of the summer? Well look no further! This fluttering, high-low dress, accented with a ruffled bust line, is sure to turn heads. This pretty piece is casual enough for an outdoor barbeque, but still posh enough to throw on with a pair of brown platform heels and wear for a night out on the town. The glimpse of peek-a-boo back is enough of an accessory to keep the rest at a minimum. All you will need is a warm brown clutch and a pair of gold hoops and you are good to go. Worried you will only get to wear it once? The dark yellow and browns allow for an easy transition to your fall wardrobe!
Nobody can deny your light-hearted charisma when you wear this brightly hued maxi dress! Its snazzy, sunshine-yellow hue bursts with personality across the flowing, flexible knit fabric of this gown. An elasticized waistband creates peppy pleats at the bodice and atop the uber-long skirt, while a front bust ruffle flutters beneath its spaghetti shoulder straps. An extra-long pendant necklace, woven wedge sandals, and your beautiful smile are the perfect accessories to complete this brilliant, boho-chic look!
Arriving at your friends outdoor wedding in this yellow maxi dress is sure to cause a flutter of attention of the best sort. After the ceremony, sit beneath the trees and answer questions about your lovely look - this dress lemon hue, pleated neckline, and lacy, winged cutout in back makes it quite the conversation starter! A floral hairpiece pinned deep into your locks makes you feel romantic, while metallic flats draw attention toward the long, ruffled, ivory and lace hem of your refreshing dress. Delicate details and a daring color ensure that, just like a beautifully rare part of nature, your look leaves everyone in awe.
Donning this fabulous party dress from designer Corey Lynn Calter ensures that, wherever you are, a true celebration ensues! Calter's line, which launched in 2000, places brilliant twists on classic silhouettes, and her eclectic mix of influences, from the New York punk scene to the San Francisco opera, are apparent in every piece. A celestial, strapless bodice with supportive boning collides with the ruffled, mesh skirt of this layered frock to create a look worthy of awe-struck gazing. At the theater awards tonight, you show your flair for dramatic style by zipping this dress up over bright tights and laser-cut pumps. Add an iridescent necklace to mimic moonbeams, and you have already ensured that a night full of frills and thrills is at hand!
Your urban apothecary shop is taking off, but you still relish days spent out of town, walking the prairies, searching for herbs, and picking wildflowers. This super-soft ivory maxi dress is ideal for your time away, with its empire waist, straps, and trim boasting an earthy-rich sienna hue. Piped in multicolored squares, which run along its length, this lined, long dress also has a slightly ruffled hem to enhance your naturally romantic look. For a grassland stroll, pair your dress with brown, leather, strappy sandals and a sunhat, but wear it, too, in your shop with stack-heeled booties and a substantial turquoise necklace for a well-mixed style concoction.
This item was picked by you in our Be the Buyer Program and will be sold exclusively online at ModCloth! As soon as those surrounding you see the swoosh of your violet gowns lined length, as well as the beautiful ruffles blossoming up its single-shoulder silhouette, theyll understand why your heart is overflowing with love! Available for purchase in March, this padded dress is accented with feminine pleats and adorning your frame with a hidden side zip. For any occasion, from a poetic date to an outdoor wedding, pair this piece with sage wedge sandals and pearl earrings before opening your arms to a swelling of sentiment.
Looking for a formal ensemble that goes beyond outer beauty by captivating inner charisma? Go deep, and don this trance-inducing, deep teal dress for a look thats as enthralling and mysterious as an underwater universe. You appear to be gliding in slow motion in this flowing frocks long, undulating layers of sheer, wavy skirt pleats that fall from the empire waist, ebbing and flowing above elegant strappy heels. The high-low hemline floats behind you in the wake of your stride in this fully lined dress ruched, padded bust and adjustable, slim shoulder straps, while a stunning statement necklace rests above an alluring sweetheart neckline. Charm your admirers with the oceanic glamour of this winsome dress!
Start a slow-simmering sensation by wearing this spectacular black sheath from Stop Staring! You show real character in this dress' shiny black polka dots, poised shoulder pads, and vintage-inspired design. A mix of a demure, mid-length skirt and sassy, body-hugging fabric, this multi-layered peplum frock flaunts subtle embellishments such as decorative bodice buttons and a front waist bow. Though it seems like a contradiction, you exude an understand glow wearing this wiggle dress with lace-scalloped stockings, high-gloss pumps, and diva-esque shades. Inspire whispers of wonder in this exceptional ensemble!
Get ready to move to the rhythm of this eye-catching strapless peplum dress! This brightly colored twofer will dance its way into your wardrobe with fun details such as the sweetheart neckline along the raspberry-hued bodice and a teal high-low waist ruffle that flutters to a flowy point near the back hem of the matching skirt. This back-zipped dress is crafted from elasticized fabric and includes built-in bodice boning for flexibility and support while you boogie down on the dance floor. Harmonize this rocking frock with a glittery statement necklace, polka-dot platform pumps, and sheer, back-seamed tights, and youre sure to shimmy til the sun comes up!
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