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FEATURE: “Fall in Love” with LU YANG BY YANG LU this NYFW Season

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From Shanghai Fashion Week to New York Fashion Week, Yang Lu is a force to be reckoned with this season. With love as the main ingredient, his designs are saturated with bold colors, structure, and expression. His Lu Yang collection is constructed with minimalistic values but enough to catch the eye of the modern girl. We’re ready to “Fall in Love” with his garments this NYFW season, but until the…

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WOE Magazine Presents Cover Talk with Claire Sulmers

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Being seen on scene with Claire Sulmers is a pretty big deal if you’re a fashion follower. This past weekend, Modern Stitches attended the WOE Magazine event, Cover Talk with Claire who is the founder and publisher of Fashion Bomb Daily and the face of WOE magazines third cover. The event was held right in the middle of Lord and Taylor in Washington D.C. and featured goody bags for guests,…

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Hot off the Presses: Modern Stitches Magazine First Print Issue

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  Since 2013 we’ve provided you, our precious #stitchers, with the latest on vintage street wear, entertainment news, how-to stories and plenty more. This time, we’re taking our stories off the screen and delivering them right to your doorstep! Sure, you’ll still get your amazing content you know and love right here on the Modern Stitches website, but for the first time ever, we’ve released our first print issue, and…

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What’s the Color of Your Sole?

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“It’s engaging, flirtatious, memorable, and the color of passion.” – Christian Louboutin. This quote, describing the infamous red bottomed sole of Louboutin stiletto heels, can arguably go down as one of the best quotes in fashion history. Louboutin shoes are not shy of using color. In fact, color is what inspired the latest design of the newest shoes. “I’ve drawn their shoes in the past, so they found me on…

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California Dreams: Top 10 Visit Worthy Shops in California

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In 1990, Tony! Toni! Tone! released a hit single, “It Never Rains (In Southern California),” but they weren’t talking about clothing. However, we’ve looked far and wide and the Reining vintage champs of the west coast are what we were seeking. California is best know for the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, but fashion is our niche and we decided to give you our top 10 favorite boutiques to visit on…

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ThreadUp Teaches Us how to Part with Old Items with “The Purge”

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Remember that sweater you got for Christmas that you weren’t too fond of, or those comfy high school jeans you can’t let go of, amongst many other items piled up in your closet. Yup, it’s that time of year again: Spring Cleaning aka going through your closet to donate old clothes you can part with. While some choose places such as Plato’s Closet, Buffalo Exchange, or Good Will, some sell online to…

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The Chanel RTW show is out of this world!

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The 1960s was a time of revolution in American history. Three astronauts landed on he moon in 1969, and Chanel dominated the wardrobe of the biggest stars, such as Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Fonda, Jackie Kennedy, Grace Kelly and Jeanne Moreau-Wear. While Chanel gowns were on the red carpet, suits were the outfit of choice or everyday wear, particularly the tweed suit. Today, creative director Karl Lagerfeld combined two 60s iconic elements…

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A Taste of Agolde: The Brand Bringing Back Vintage Denim

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Denim has been said to be the most versatile fabric. From top (shirts and jackets) to bottom (skirts, shorts, and pants), any article of clothing, you can find it in denim. Light, dark, acid washed or bleached, denim can be dressed up with a classy stiletto and top, or down with fashion sneakers. Agolde collaborated with Urban outfitters to produce an eight piece collection, including shorts, jeans, a pencil skirt,…

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Brave the Cold: Chicago Hosted its First Vintage Clothing and Jewelry Show

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Fashion thrives in the liveliest of cities such as New York City and Los Angeles. By now you’ve noticed that vintage fashion is beginning to take over (not that we’re seeking a pat on the back) and is becoming a prominent feature of these fashion forward cities. Chicago, a city known for its annual food fest (The taste of Chicago), history and culture, is now on the verge of being…

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Zulle Changes the Rules with Next Level Second-hand Shopping [Feature]

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                                                                      Photo Credit: Shopzulle.com “One of the reasons I wanted to start Zulle was not only to create this awesome place where women can find great clothes, but also, use it as a means of social…