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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!
Every time you don this mint and creme, sketch-patterned dress by Nmph, youre inspired to update your sketchbook! This Danish brand is an assemblage of seven young women with an affinity for design, print, graphics, and marketing, and a common passion for the brainchild of unique clothing they have enthusiastically created. Their name and ideals are inspired by the notion of nymphs who observe their reflections in still waters, just as the ladies of Nmph see their own reflections when the garments they actualize for the durable and divine chica are a means for that girl and her style to be noticed. Featuring a buttoned placket and peek-a-boo back, this vintage-inspired dress will garner a gallery's worth of compliments. Draw upon your chic style and pair this fit-and-flare frock with ...
Currently one of the country's most respected young talents, this delightful dress grew up dreaming about one day becoming a world-renowned icon. Today, it's on its way with a well-crafted A-line cut, precise bust darting, dapper ruffle and heart button details, a matching, optional sash, and delightful cap sleeves. Though its background is foggy, its precise raven outlining keeps this frock on track. Currently, this masterpiece of a dress resides on a fashionable young painter who styles it to perfection with flower-adorned pumps, netted stockings, and a handmade headpiece. Love this fetching frock? Check out this dashing design in a host of other haute hues!
Currently one of the country's most respected young talents, this delightful dress grew up dreaming about one day becoming a world-renowned icon. Today, it's on its way with a well-crafted A-line cut, precise bust darting, dapper ruffle and heart button details, a matching, optional sash, and delightful cap sleeves. Though its background is dark and blue, its precise white outlining keeps this frock on track. Currently, this masterpiece of a dress resides on a fashionable young painter who styles it to perfection with flower-adorned pumps, netted stockings, and a handmade headpiece. Love this fetching frock? Check out this dashing design in a host of other haute hues!
Sometimes a dress is so magical, it makes you long for somewhere special and new to wear it. Perfect for an old-style ride through sunny San Francisco, this black and white, houndstooth-printed dress features a carefully falling cowl neck, adorned by three black buttons, and a form-fitting waistband embellished by the same clasps. As you ride through this city and others, dolled up with a big bangle, sweet headscarf, and soft flats, this comfortable sleeveless dress lets you curl up in your seat, stylish and satisfied, as you watch the world go by. Love this fetching frock? Check out this dashing design in a host of other haute hues!
You like to consider yourself something of a modern-day Audrey - you have impeccable taste, and value elegance and grace above all else, but like to keep things interesting! Well, then, allow us to introduce you to this sleeveless dress - with its basic black hue and classic fit-and-flare silhouette, it has the classic sophistication you look for in a garment, but its cutaway back that stretches coyly across the sides gives it a fashion forward edge. Slip into this magnificent piece, secure its oversized round buttons at the back, then add textured tights, bow-bedecked pumps, and a studded patent clutch, for a look that's part classic ingenue, part show-stopping stylista!
This item was picked by you in our Be the Buyer Program and will be sold exclusively online at ModCloth! As the lead singer of an up-and-coming indie band, hearing yourself on the radio has you going bonkers! Represent your group fashionably for your first interview when you ride up to the cafe on your fixie wearing the casual cotton-blend of this dusty rose dress by Eva Franco. Covered in little black bikes, your look is so cute the reporter can hardly kick-stand it, and as you begin to answer questions, your ear-to-gear smile continues to grow above a foldover collar and metallic silver buttons. With little grey flats to match the ribbon belt of this lined dress, and a porkpie hat to match your bikes basket, your outfit is so adorable, the interviewer asks if she can snap a ...
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 ...
It may be the first day of the semester, but your look is already earning top marks, thanks to this cobalt-blue frock - an exclusive dress created by Clare Marie Myers for for the Make the Cut Honor Roll Collection! Submitted as a sketch and voted into production by our Facebook fans, this adorable A-line captures the 60s-inspired, collegiate-chic style its San Franciscan designer sought to create. A student of style herself, Clare Marie used asymmetrical buttons and a touch of red-and-blue plaid to bring out the scholarly side of this knit piece. No matter your area of study, the flattering cut of this fit-and-flare will have you looking smart - especially when you wear it with ruby mules, a yellow cardi, and a classic, camel-colored satchel. Adore this darling dress? Soon this ...
As you sit down to your spring salad and refreshing lemonade, your friends arent the only beautiful things that surround you - the cream stars sprinkled across this stone-blue dress from hard-to-find UK designer Emily and Fin are as well. Plus, the shiny beige buttons go perfectly with your side of yummy yogurt. With gathered tank straps and a soft sweetheart neckline within which to put your vintage locket, this lined, pocketed midi has you looking the loveliest of the bunch! Sneak petal-pink peep toes under the hem of this dress and a pointelle cardi atop your shoulders, and this meaningful, friend-filled morning will lead into the perfect fun-filled afternoon!
Singing at venues across the country, youll need a look thats as bold as your vocals - don this dress, and your performance will be unforgettable! Leopard print harmonizes with blooming roses to create a sassy style thats sure to charm the toughest crowds. Youll send audiences swooning when you start crooning in the pin-up style, buttoned bodice, and halter neckline. Accompany this look with peep toes, a cuff bracelet, and a black fascinator, and youll be on your way to fashionable fame!
You are definitely departing for the day in style when you wear this totally hip navy-and-white dress! Get groovy with this frocks vertically striped sheer sleeves, swinging skirt with a center pleat, and princess seams that all combine to create a fab retro silhouette. Boasting a matching curved collar, fabric-wrapped decorative front buttons, white placket trim, and an optional white faux-leather belt, this striking dress allows you to affix the collar toggle for a happening cutout-like bodice detail. Matched with knee-high platform boots, ivory tights, and a headband for your bouffant, this fun frock has you feeling far-out!
This item was picked by you in our Be the Buyer Program and will be sold exclusively online at ModCloth! As you travel the streets in your chic dress, you admire your scenic surroundings of historic estates and well-manicured gardens, almost as awe-inspiring as the artful ensemble you wear. Featuring a black Peter Pan collar, golden half-orb buttons, twin pockets, and a print of chai and black stripes, this playful piece boasts a design so dazzling, you feel right at home amongst the striking scenery. With its coordinating sash wrapped tightly around your waist, strappy sandals keeping your feet cute yet comfortable, and a quilted shoulder bag storing your camera safely inside, you confidently strut your way along, collecting as many admiring glances as the street itself.
As you wait for the opener to finish up their set, you squeeze the hand of the bass player of the all-girl jazz fusion band you sing in. She assures you there is nothing to worry about! ""Look at that dress,"" she says of your lake-blue strapless stage outfit, found exclusively at ModCloth, ""you command attention!"" It felt good to hear the encouragement, and glancing down at the buttoned diagonal flap across the boning of your princess seams, and the row of white buttons that line the pleated wrap skirt, you realized how right she is. Squeezing her hand once more, you click together your patent leather heels and jingle your chandelier earrings, with an inkling that this performance might be your best yet!
Youre optimistic outlook is an essential ingredient to your success. You infuse this upbeat disposition in all areas of life - at the office, with your friends, when you try something new - and youre especially cheerful when it comes to adding this mod dress by Eva Franco to your wardrobe! This sleeveless frock keeps you looking cute and feeling capable with its chocolate-brown bodice, double decorative buttons along the front bib, and a side-pleated tweed skirt of a tiny brown-and-white checker pattern. Pair this happy dress with cream tights, heeled saddle-shoe booties, key-shaped earrings, and your enduring positivity, and build an ensemble with style potential!
If you find yourself getting into mischief fairly often, you might as well look super stylish while doing so! Set the stage for a fabulous ensemble with this dark navy blue frock, featuring a row of traditional white buttons up the center front, a chic notched collar, charming cuffed short sleeves, and white ties to adjust the fit slightly above the waist. Don't be naive to the sophisticated details that make this frock truly flattering, namely the 100% cotton composition, mid-calf cut, voluminous skirt, and princess seams along the bodice. For a look that's as timeless as the misadventures of Lucille Esmeralda McGillicuddy-Ricardo, don this darling dress with gold accessories, opaque tights, patent pumps, and your favorite fascinator!
Occupying a park bench with the perfect view of your favorite Parisian structure, you're feeling extra romantic in this understated shirtdress. Cleanly striped, neatly pocketed, and crafted by a woman who shares both your affinity for fashion and responsibility to the world, this fair trade garment by British brand Bibico represents awareness and support of vulnerable communities, and can only be found in the US at ModCloth! With a small charm necklace between this buttoned dress' small lapels, the sleeves of a navy sweater knotted between cuffed and buttoned cap sleeves, and a simple brown belt over its fitted-back waist, you hope in your heart that one of the stunning strangers who passes by will be struck by the same emotions as you are!
Your wardrobe possesses particular dresses that are perfect for twirling and swirling. This crimson dress is no exception - its bright color won your affection, so today you thought you'd give it a whirl! With white bodice piping detail at its sweetheart neckline and the fabrics delicate wale, this piece is too swoon-worthy to pass up. You adore the trimmed pockets topped with tri-color buttons - boy this frock really fits with its vintage-inspired design! Hook together the collar and youll be a scholar of fashion when you add seamed stockings and a patent peep toe. Now you just cant resist doing the twist to make the skirt flow and your confidence show!
Theres nothing about the local dive that you dont love - the apple pie? Perfection. The thick milkshakes? Marvelous. The retro-blue shirt dress you show up in? Super stylish! Wave to all the regulars with the jingle of the charm bracelet you wear beneath buttoned-up short sleeves and beside a string sash. Gold buttons glisten as pleasantly as your smile, and a chest pocket is the perfect place to store the few bucks youll need to buy all your favorite items. With peep toe flats in a rosy shade of pink, a faux leather handbag by your side, and a vintage fascinator for an extra fun touch, your afternoon at the diner wont be one youll soon forget!
On every instance that you step into a beautiful marble ballroom or view the intricate mosaics of a modern kitchen, you swoon. Thats why the geometric white lines on this lime-green dress will be ones you reach for often - their tiled design on a cotton, cap-sleeved dress is just too delightful to pass up! Place an artistic necklace above its four buttons, based with a tie sash, set white wedges beneath this side-zipped frocks hem, and be off to sightsee every work-of-art floor and wall in the area again!
Named after one of our favorite fashion bloggers, this vintage-inspired, fit-and-flare dress will put you in a romantic mood, whether youre soaking up the sun in Florida, or exploring the bustling streets of NYC. Featuring a polka-dotted print in rose and ecru hues, a unique open neckline, and a button-bedecked bodice, youll feel awash in retro inspiration as you search for vintage treasures to stock your closet with. Pair this silky dress with patterned onyx tights, vintage inspired platforms, statement glasses, and a wide brimmed hat, for a look that will take you from class to thrift shopping in no time flat!
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