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Insisting on baking with only the finest of ingredients, you load your pastry-making palette with flavors from around the world before baking up a sweet storm for your friend's annual summer soiree. You carefully remove each batch of goodies from the oven, allowing yourself enough time to change into this carefully chosen, classic cream dress. Most of her parties are pretty posh, but she's themed this one around classical art and music. Picturing your dress' embroidered lace hem billowing about as you dance toward the dessert table in patent peep toes to take credit for your Bach-inspired baked goods, you know you've picked the right dress! 
  • 19 months ago ModCloth »

    Before your alarm clock sounds, before the birds even chirp their early hello, you are roused from slumber by the warming first rays of day. Thankful for such a lovely wake-up, you head over to your closet and pluck this cheery cotton frock from your closet. Not only does its sunny hue remind you of morning's bright greeting, but the embroidered leaf pattern, lace trim at the hem and cap sleeves, and precisely pleated skirt are so delightful, they heighten your already cheery mood! Grabbing patent pumps, a flower-adorned headband, and a cherry purse, you pull together a perfectly upbeat ensemble and set out to thrill others the way that dawn's light has thrilled you!

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  • 19 months ago ModCloth »

    Following no set path and commanding your own creativity - that's just the way you prefer to do things. And with that air of independence and distinction, you also carry yourself in a freely fashionable way. This dove grey dress, for example, is a lovely look for you. The 100% cotton shell and full lining are comfortable and versatile enough to be styled however you like, whether it's dramatic with bright stacked heels and chunky jewelry, or dainty with delicate woven flats and a crocheted shawl around your shoulders. The eyelet and embroidered detailing, scoop neck, and scalloped edges add darling decorative details to the functionality of the hidden side zipper, removable belt, button-up back, and the crisscrossed straps. With this dress, you can march marvelously to the beat of your own drum.

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  • 22 months ago ModCloth »

    Inspired by the queen of charm, this pin-up worthy frock is sure to land you a starring role in any show. With intricate embroidered details, apron pockets, candy style buttons and a sparkling belt to match - this vintage cut dress will add a touch of classic entertainment to even the most modern of wardrobes.

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  • 23 months ago ModCloth »

    We're half-crazy for this adorable flower-dotted dress! Like a nostalgic childhood tune, this sweet scoop neck number delights and dazzles with an embellishment of tiny embroidered daisies, 3/4 length sleeves, an elasticized waist, ruched shoulders, decorative buttons at the back, and an attached white satin slip. Sport this ethereal frock with cork wedges, amber accessories, and a woven basket bag for a vintage-inspired ensemble that's tried and true.

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  • 33 months ago ModCloth »

    It'll only take an instant for guests to notice the notoriously lovely lady standing in the front foyer when you wear this fab, black strapless featuring details so decadent even the marble floor adorning the ballroom will dim in comparison! Gracefully don this dress with a polished pair of peep toes, a bejeweled bib necklace, and smoky grey nail polish to match the matte hue of your dress' crinkled under layer. Decked out with an edgy, unfinished bottom hem and featuring baroque, embroidered embellishments along its frilled top edge, this intriguing piece by Ryu will add an air of opulence to your aura in an instant!

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  • 33 months ago ModCloth »

    Add a flash of brilliance to your night by decking your comely figure out in this vibrant frock of magenta and doing the 'bright' thing. An ornately embroidered collar with a notch cutout adds further allure to this knockout number, as does the scintillating sleeveless silhouette with a tie waist. For an animated evening of dining and dancing with your closest pals, add this beauty to purple stockings, metallic booties, and a pink cropped cardigan. After taking one look at your prismatic appearance, your friends are sure to declare 'I love hue!'

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  • 33 months ago ModCloth »

    Don't you dare lift a finger today, friend! We'll take care of planning everything for your big, birthday bash! Let's get started by picking you out an adorable outfit to wear. Oh! This charming, coral dress by Moon Collection is perfect, and when worn with a pair of d'Orsay pumps, the quirky charm bracelet we bought you as a pre-party present, and a playful, purple clutch, you'll be ready for a super rad time with your besties. Featuring a smooth, fully lined interior, an ornately embroidered bib along its ruched, plunged V-front, and a darling bow below the mirrored one at its back, this vivid frock will give you an extra reason to celebrate! 

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  • 34 months ago ModCloth »

    Going away for a few days? Might we suggest letting this brilliant bag by hard-to-find German brand Blutsgeschwister accompany you on the trip? As soon as you catch sight of its ravishing red gingham print, beautifully embroidered with a birdcage filled with feathered friends, and biscuit-colored, vegan-friendly leather contrasting at the bottom and double handles, you most definitely won't mind having this incredibly roomy, slightly structured bag along for the journey. Use it to stash your clothes, electronics, and even food, so that once you arrive at your destination, you and your pals can celebrate good times in style.

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  • 34 months ago ModCloth »

    For the first day of your Norwegian getaway, you'll want to wear something that will be classy and comfortable from the first sightseeing stop to the last, and this lovely noir dress will suit you well. You've got a full itinerary of visiting historic museums, sculpture parks, and opera houses, so the full lining and elasticized waist, straps, and neckline of this 100% cotton frock will ensure you'll be focusing on all those dazzling destinations with no discomfort. The silver, embroidered eyelet pattern along its slightly scalloped hem adds attractive accents. Complete your perfect travel ensemble with simple flats, metallic sunglasses, and an oversized scarf draped across your shoulders.

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  • 34 months ago ModCloth »

    Amongst the statuesque stacks of your university’s library, you’re a head-turning fashionista whose penchant for vintage-inspired silhouettes has enrolled the admiration of many. This navy blue frock by British designer Miss Patina offers the kind of femininity you’ve read about in the classics. Its deep V-neck, fluttery flounce of ruffles along its sleeveless bodice, purple tie-back ribbons, playful hemline, and embroidered finish round out the details of a dress worthy of your favorite heroine. Styling this number requires little to no research - simply add a pair of pumps and your favorite golden jewelry for a look that’s academically alluring.

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  • 35 months ago ModCloth »

    There's one thing that's just about universally agreed upon - vacations are awesome! But what if you could enjoy the thrill of a great getaway every day? It's really quite simple - just slip into this lipstick red sundress by Tulle Clothing, add strappy sandals, an oversized sunhat, and movie star-worthy sunnies, and then head to your backyard to soak up the rays like you're relaxing poolside in Miami. Lounging around in this comfy cotton frock, which boasts a delicately embroidered texture, stitched diamond trim around the top, and brass buttons dotting the bodice, you look and feel as cool as can be, and almost convince yourself that cross-country trips are a thing of the past!

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  • 35 months ago ModCloth »

    It's a warm summer night and you've got a date with the gals at the local Tiki lounge. Keep cool in this crisp cotton sundress by Motel with its bold horizontal stripes and A-line midi-length skirt for some major vintage appeal. The embroidered collar detail and functional button front add just the right touch to this semi-sheer darling of a dress, which you've perfectly paired with a lovely vintage slip! The band starts playing your song as you hop onto the dance floor donning this dress with a pair of vintage flats, a bright red belt, and matching crimson lips!

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  • 35 months ago ModCloth »

    Upon donning this delicate ivory frock, you have the feeling that you'll dance the entire night long. You can see yourself there on the parquet floor, swaying as the dim lights glint off the clear beads at the center of this frock's waistline rosettes, and you can envision slow dancing with a special someone, their hand upon the grosgrain ribbon tied at back of the pleated skirt. As you move, this pocket-inclusive frock's fine floral appliques, embroidered upon mesh with swirling stitches, will flutter gently, and the dewdrop earrings, sparkling hair clip, and satin shoes you've chosen for the occasion will complete you elegant look. As you finish primping, you flash a big smile in the mirror, ready for what will surely be an enchanting evening!

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  • 36 months ago ModCloth »

    You're bringing your mom's famous macaroni salad and a rhubarb-strawberry pie to your pal's outdoor extravaganza - but in your strapless, low-contrast gingham charcoal dress, you'll be providing a side of style as well. When you set your dishes down on the picnic table, the compliments come a-flying in your direction. With a foldover, eyelet-trimmed neckline, box pleats down the bodice, and a flurry of embroidered flowers at the hem, this sweet cotton dress goes great with your ankle socks and polished Oxfords, creating an ensemble that helps to bring the afternoon together with food, fashion, and fun!

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  • 36 months ago ModCloth »

    This darling dress is a perfect example of a lovingly detailed, light-hearted cotton-blend frock - excellent for warmer-weather gatherings and sweet dates with your darling! Its adjustable, detachable straps allow you to experiment with silhouettes, while the removable clay-colored sash gives a charming cinch at the waist. A variety of appliqued and embroidered flowers top off this gorgeous garment - and with their pale, antiqued hues, these feminine florals add a lovely touch. Pair with basketweave flats, a rose in your hair, and a vintage silver locket for a look that's simply poetic!

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  • 36 months ago ModCloth »

    Many years from now, you will recall a particular cotton frock that you wore one spring and summer, and the memories that spill forth will be full of laughter, light, and sartorial splendor. This terrific twofer, featuring a striped peach bodice with textured stitching, an exposed front zipper that gives extra edge, and a sweetly embroidered skirt with a ribbon trim at the hem, is a beautiful addition to your warmer-weather wardrobe. Pair it with over-the-knee socks, stacked-heel Oxfords, and a floppy sunhat for a look that legends are made of!

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  • 36 months ago ModCloth »

    You're uniquely edgy, yet not-so-secretly sweet - and this vegan-friendly, supply soft bomber jacket from German brand Blutsgeschwister fits your aesthetic just right! With extremely limited distribution in the US, this piece of awesome outerwear boasts a unique shape, complete with sharp collar, ruffles along the front polka dot panels, and deep slate, stretch cuffs and hem. For an extra-sweet surprise, a cross-stitched and embroidered design of flowers and classic symbols adorns the upper back. This jazzy jacket will keep you stylishly cozy on a breezy day, or when night falls after a day of cavorting. Wear it over a sassy eyelet frock with knee socks and buckle boots for a look that rocks! This jacket scores a 2.5 out of 5 on our Coat Warmth Scale.

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  • 36 months ago ModCloth »

    Having planned a weekend trip to visit your dear cousins in their New England hometown, you've prepared a suitcase full of cheerful spring items to don while you visit! This angel blue coat by Blutsgeschwister, a German brand that's tough to find in the U.S., is the only outerwear you'll need to bring, given its sturdy yet cool, pure cotton fabric. If it happens to rain, pull its gingham-lined hood over your hair, allowing its embroidered scallop detailing to frame your face. With matching fabric buttons along its double-breasted front, button-tabbed detailing, an extended bottom hem, and embroidered emblems above its back pleat, it's clear that no detail has been spared in the creation of this playful piece. Wear it with a polka dot dress, wooden wedges, and a casual tote for a weekend-ready look that will help you greet your family with cheer! This coat scores a 2.5 out of 5 on our Coat Warmth Scale. 

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  • 36 months ago ModCloth »

    Just like the trusty old tire swing tied to the oak in your backyard, you can count on this blue chambray dress to keep you happy, year after year! This feel-good frock, constructed of 100% cotton, features an embroidered garden sprouting out of its hem and onto its crinkly skirt, and antiqued cream lace trim lining the sleeves, neck, and plunging scoop back. Whether you add it to floral peep toes and a linen wrap for a night of fine dining, or sport it with flats to pay that old swing a long-overdue visit, you're sure to look simply stunning whenever you slip on this darling dress!

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  • 37 months ago ModCloth »

    After retrieving a mysterious note attached to the sail of your mailbox with string, elegant cursive handwriting instructs you to meet an admirer in a nearby field at the stroke of midnight! Intrigued-yet-anxious, you slip on this flower-embroidered, pure cotton dress with dainty sandals, a charm necklace, and an apple-red cardi. Your favorite thing about this fully lined frock is how form-flattering its A-line shape is. It makes you cheerfully confident every time you don it! Its top features a structured, padded bust and flexible shoulder straps, so if asked to dance among moonlit daisies, you'll be prepared to move about without worry. Staring up at the stars while waiting, you feel the gentle touch of a hand on your shoulder!

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  • 37 months ago ModCloth »

    Like fresh fruit or the smile of a loved one, this dainty sleeveless green dress by UK designer Darling, is naturally sweet and effervescent. Below a broad scoop neck, off-white lace and a delicate column of buttons adorn the flattering sleeveless bodice. Two tiers of embroidered lace round out the full A-line skirt, while a discreet button keyhole in the back and waist sashes provide a flattering fit. When you pair this fully lined frock with maroon tights, a vintage wicker bag, and a cozy cardigan, you’ll undoubtedly style a springtime guise that’s genuinely gorgeous.

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  • 37 months ago ModCloth »

    Have you ever wondered what birds would say if they could talk? Maybe they'd explain what it feels like to fly, the wind under their wings lifting them to the sky! This adorable, strapless navy dress by Judith March is home to the wisest little bluebird we know. He sits perched on the sprig of an embroidered cherry blossom tree as his tiny thoughts relentlessly wonder about big things. Decorative candy red buttons dot the frock's front below a sweetheart neckline like polished pieces of ripened fruit, while intricate crocheted lace lines its A-line skirt's bottom hem. Feel at ease when you slip its cotton-blend form on, allowing its flexible empire waist and back shirring to hug your form when you pair it with strappy wedge platforms, button stud earrings, and a seafoam scarf in your hair.

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  • 38 months ago ModCloth »

    Wandering through the crowded streets of Barcelona in this crinkly cream maxi dress, made exclusively available in the United States by ModCloth and from British designer Traffic People, you feel as bold and bohemian as the colorful neighborhood that surrounds you. Your oversized collar flutters in the late afternoon breeze as you stop by a market for some fruit, and the vibrantly embroidered translucent mesh at the top, the waist, and the bottom of the semi-sheer skirt catches the brilliant daylight as you move through the square. By layering this lovely frock over a neutral slip and adding braided sandals and a woven duffel, you've managed to create a fresh and fashionable ensemble that beautifully celebrates the lively spirit of this wonderfully unique city.

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  • 38 months ago ModCloth »

    We couldn't help but notice you strolling along the quays of Dublin while wearing this pinstripe-lined, shamrock green dress by Knitted Dove, its fine construction announcing your presence with each puddle-skipping step you take. This dress is made of a luxurious cotton-blend that will have you feeling as cozy as you'd be while sipping a stout in a nearby pub. As you warm your hands in its roomy side pockets, local ladies marvel at your dress' removable, eyelet lace collar and the lucky emerald flower embroidered along its bottom hem. When you pair it with chestnut wedged boots, ivory tights, and a stone grey peacoat, you'll blend right in with the locals, and your bubbly, down-to-earth personality will make you appear all the more authentic! 

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  • 38 months ago ModCloth »

    You're the type of girl who needn't wait for a special occasion to indulge in a celebratory bellini! You don this sheer, baby pink top as you puree the berry mixture that you'll add to champagne-filled flutes. Dazzling diamond- and crystal-like buttons line this top's button-down front just below the tiered ruffles of its two-toned collar, which mimick the upward frothing of your drink's bubbly base. If that doesn't make you crave a second glass, take a closer look at the embroidered cutout bubbles along its yoke and upper edge of its short sleeves. Pair this 100% cotton top with a heather grey onesie, navy pleated pants, star stud earrings, and peep toe wedges as you enjoy your favorite fizzy drink!

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  • 38 months ago ModCloth »

    Once upon a time, there was a fashionable young gal who could magically appear wherever she wanted to be in the whole wide world every time she wore this chambray sundress featuring a cloud white, embroidered lace neckline, adjustable spaghetti straps, and a flouncy, ruffle-hemmed skirt. Made by fair trade, British brand Bibico, this charming 'lil number is crafted of 100% pure cotton fabric, and its skirt has a smooth lining below its outer shell to add some volume to its shape from underneath. When you pair it with dainty, charm earrings, cherry red peep toes, and a wicker basket purse, you'll be able to write a story to your own liking as you go!  

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  • 38 months ago ModCloth »

    You hardly need encouragement when you wear this partially lined, aqua and pink paisley-print dress by Moon Collection because its abundant details give you all the confidence you need! Look closely at its print, and you'll see that its paisleys are actually in the form of flowering bud and leaf clusters, nonchalantly posing as treasured vintage patterns. Its yoke is constructed of embroidered netting, which lines its A-line skirt's bottom hem as well, and you'll appreciate its pure cotton fabric, cloud white fabric-covered buttons, and tie self-belt. When you wear it with navy tights, wicker-lined wedges, and gemstone stud earrings, you'll emanate the phrase that drew you to this frock in the first place!

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  • 38 months ago ModCloth »

    Place a shell up to your ear and listen closely! While you wear this teal, strapless dress featuring an embroidered skirt overlay and dove grey waistband, you'll feel close to the sea. This fully lined dress is packed with features like its sweetheart neckline, darted, padded bust, and a hidden back zipper with eye and hook closure set between structured side and back boning. Take a closer gander at its skirt to uncover its spectacular scalloped layers! With a conch shell at your left lobe, you think, "How unique!" Wear this frock with metallic heels, a pocket watch pendant, and cobalt clutch for an ensemble that looks as lovely as the waves rolling in.

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  • 39 months ago ModCloth »

    In the face of an applause thunderstorm, the curtain falls on the play's first act, and you wander into the lobby. Dressed in this strapless number whose bustier-style black top contrasts alluringly with the skirt of white- and metallic pewter-embroidered, scalloped tiers, you cut a striking figure. So striking, in fact, that an attractive stranger sidles over and asks to buy you a drink. "Sure," you say, poised as ever in this dress, lace-up heels, rhinestone earrings, and a faux fur bolero. After some sparkling conversation, the lights dim to call you back to your seat. You make a gracious leave of the stranger - but not without their number tucked safely in your clutch!

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