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Can’t Wait for the Weeknd

Dreaming about the weekend Weeknd? Us too. No matter what day of the week it is, we’re always down to listen to the sexy tunes of Abel Tesfaye, known by his stage name, the Weeknd. While his most recent tracks are scoring him major radio time, Abel’s wealth of tracks have earned him a dedicated following long before his…

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Blogs to Follow: Girl with Purple Gucci’s

Rising second year of UChicago, Tobi Gbile, isn’t just balancing academics and extracurriculars (including being a fellow MODA blogger). She’s also a published author and runs her own blog that covers a wide spectrum of topics, from fashion and summer music playlists to what is hot and trending. Read on for an interview with the…

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Wardrobe Building—A Basic Approach

The following post is written by Rohit Satishchandra, a stylist for MODA and currently an intern at a legal department consulting firm. When I came to college, I had dreams of being a stand-out dresser. Like a lot of incoming freshman, or maybe just me, I wanted to be noticed and at the time loud pieces seemed…

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Summer Sunnies

My recent obsession has been with sunglasses; they add that extra “oomph” to any outfit. And with the summer sun, it’s important to protect your eyes (make sure to find 100% UVA protection ones!) while looking good at the same time. Here, MODA shares with you some of our favorite sunnies: These clear, mirrored, and…

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Where & Wear: Momotaro

Located in the Fulton Market District, Momotaro does not disappoint with its effortless fusion of a traditional Japanese cuisine with a contemporary dining experience. The food is flavorful, the atmosphere is bustling, and the waiters and waitresses are incredibly attentive to your needs. The restaurant itself is a gorgeous venue, designed by world-renowned AvroKO, where the…

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In Search of the Best Donut in Chicago

Chicago has its fair share of gourmet donut shops, from Glazed and Infused to the Doughnut Vault. But, dare we say it, the best breakfast donut in the city might not come from one of these artisanal stores. This gorgeous apple cider pastry topped with a maple syrup glaze and sprinkled with bacon from Nellcôte…