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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!
On your walk home from work, you stop at the store to grab a few things for dinner. While inspecting a cantaloupe in the produce aisle, you bump into an old flame. Things ended because you moved away, but now your former paramour moved here, too, and as you make small talk, you smile to notice your pretty lace top caught your former crush's eye! Romantic lace flowers bloom softly from collar to peplum, and youve accented the defined waist with black bow belt. With bodice darts and a hidden back zipper, the cream fabric sweetly contrasts with your blush pencil skirt. Speaking of blushing - as you walk down memory lane in the canned goods aisle your cheeks get rosy. With all your romantic reminiscing, youve both forgotten to shop! After a laugh, you suggest heading to your favorite ...
When a friend you havent seen for a bit invites you over to catch up, it can be hard to find just the right outfit. However, with layers of coconut lace and sheer, pale-pink fabric, this Peter-Pan-collared trapeze top is unparalleled in style. The blush, black, and lace-layered collar secures at the neck with a button to create a small keyhole cutout. When paired with onyx leggings, a boater, and sparkly Oxfords, this top will spark plenty of conversation!
The shoreline sun gleams against the deck of your houseboat, as you lounge in your favorite tunic top. Its boho lace and breezy cotton fabric feel as carefree and calm as the waves rippling against the hull. As neighbors pass on the pier, they compliment your broad sunhat, scalloped shorts, and strappy sandals. You wave with a smile, then let your mind drift to places as dreamy as your top.
Some like to turn heads with bright colors and bold details, but you prefer to garner gazes with the elegant look of lace! This dainty white top is uniquely sweet, due to its romantic buttoned-keyhole back, feminine stripes of floral lace and simple mesh, and vintage-inspired mock turtleneck. Its easy to dress this long-sleeved shirt up by styling its sheer material atop a maroon sheath with textured tights and tasteful heels, or wear it more casually with a bandeau and a bohemian maxi skirt. Charming in any situation, this delightful top is your contribution to graceful street style!
As you arrive at the party, you peer across the ballroom to admire how beautifully dolled-up everyone has gotten, and you suddenly spot a lady in the most lovely white lace top across the room. You smile at the sparkling bracelet beneath her 3/4-length sleeves and the way she sweetly placed her sheer shirt atop a classic black sheath and velvet pumps. You turn away just as she does, giving one last glimpse over your shoulder only to catch the white enamel buttons set in a column down her back. You decide you cant hold back - you rush past the crowd and across to her, and, arriving at the reflective mirrors along the walls, you whisper a sweet compliment to her, your reflection.
In this refined, ivory-lace top, you meet with your book club over tea. Its delicate front ruffle is like the fine pages of your first-edition book, while its high collar and cap sleeves are crisp and fresh, like the voice of the novel youre reading. Ornate blooms, flower buds, and leaves are embroidered on your sheer blouse - a design as elegant as your satin, wine-colored trousers and buckle-front flats. After your discussion, you head home in your long wool coat, eager to finish the next chapters!
Youve finally scored a ticket to the biggest music festival around, and this sleeveless top is the perfect wardrobe choice for your symphonic weekend! As band after band takes the stage and you dance along to the music, the breezy, light fabric of this loose-fitting top moves with you and keeps you cool among the sea of people. The embroidered lace along the collar and front adds texture and personality to your look. Youve layered you top with a bright red bandeau and slipped on black skinny jeans and a pair of gladiator sandals for a style that keeps you going, even after the last song.
After a lively day spent riding waves, sculpting elaborate sandcastles, and soaking up the suns enveloping rays, you and your pals are ready to head inside for a relaxing dinner on the balcony, and this ivory top is just the thing to wear! Evening breezes gently filter through the blouses detailed cutouts, causing its embroidered peplum silhouette to sway beautifully as you wine and dine. A scalloped, V-shaped neckline, cap sleeves, and layered detailing along the bodice only add to the 100% cotton garments easygoing charm! Paired with a turquoise pendant, tangerine skinnies, and woven wedges, this breezy blouse adds a chic finishing touch to your day on the shore.
Your friend surprised you with tickets to see your favorite band this weekend, and youre going to look like a rock star when you wear this sleeveless top to the show! The delicate black lace that surrounds the collar looks striking against its contrasting white fabric as you wait in line at the venue. Once the show starts, the breeziness of this sheer top keeps you cool as you and your BFF dance and sing along to every song. Since youve paired it with your favorite black skinny jeans, tangerine flats, and a forest-green clutch, youre looking and feeling so good that you muster up the courage to ask the lead singer for an autograph when you catch the band heading to the tour bus at the end of the night.
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