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Friday Links: 10 of Our Favorite Instagrammers

When it comes to Instagram, there are some people who consistently get it right. Below, we’re sharing with you 10 of our favorite instagrammers who do just that. These accounts feature everything, including brunch, dogs, palm trees, nails, castles, and everything in between. 1. Follow Allison Norton (@amnorton1212) for colorful, sun-drenched California photos. 2. Follow Caroline…

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I Spy: The Perfect Folio

An essential part of one’s interview prep is picking the perfect outfit to wear. It’s often difficult to master looking look cool and confident when faced with a tough question of difficult case. To help you look and feel your best we found the perfect folio to hold your resume, laptop, and anything else you may…

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Amorino Gelato Opens in Chicago

Amorino Gelato, a popular gelato scooper in Europe, will open a location in Chicago this Wednesday (today!) at 838 N. State St. The flavor of the  month is blueberry cheesecake, along with 16 other gelato flavors. The menu will also include beverages, milkshakes, and chocolates. Until full hours begin after May 1st, Amorino will be open 1-9pm on…

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Things Do To: Chicago Chef Week

 Prepare your stomachs and loosen your belts: Chicago Chef Week 2015 is upon us. Well, almost. This year, Chicago Chef Week returns April 19th-24th. During the week, more than 85 of Chicago’s most innovative restaurants will offer prix-fixe menus for lunch and dinner. A three course lunch will run at $22, and a four course…

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Trending: 90s Jewlery

Festival season is upon us and the 90s trend is still holding strong. If you’re not ready to channel full-on Buffy or Cher Horowitz, try incorporating some 90s jewelry into your outfit for a subtle nod to the decade. Here are some of our favorite pieces, but feel free to rifle through your closet at…

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Passion, Territory, Reflection: MODA Event at Logan

To the naked eye, landscapes are but a fabric—the intricate weavings of land, sky, and sea. Each of these planes is present in the garments skillfully created by each designer included in this exhibition. The elements from each garment emerge from the fabric and create a new landscape. –Camila Palomino, student curator and LCE Curatorial Intern Join us tomorrow,…

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MODA Board Events Manager Application

The MODA Board is now accepting applications for the Events Manager position! Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, April 12th, and no late applications will be accepted. Please access the application document linked at the end of this post and submit it by email to Morgane Richer La Flèche and Austin Ward. If you have…

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Quad Style: Carrie Chui

Spring is not only a season for bright colors; simple black and white can also be seasonal if styled smartly. Today, fourth year Carrie Chui shows us how she styles her black-and-white pieces in warmer weather. The black leggings are easy to wear and the black leather shoes add the perfect amount of edginess. To balance the…

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Best Date Spots in Chicago

  Whether it be drinks with some friends–or someone who may be more than a friend–these Chicago bars and restaurants are on your to-go list this quarter. Try out their signature cocktails, snack on some small bites, and hit up the outdoor patios/ roofs (if weather permits…). Article via Thrillist Fulton Market Kitchen, Fulton Market…

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Global Focus: CL of 2NE1

Chae-rin Lee, better known as CL, is the leader and rapper of Korean idol group 2NE1. This twenty-three-year-old not only made a name for herself as the Korean GZB (gijibae or the “baddest female”) but is also winning global recognition. With over two million followers on Instagram – including Rihanna – and multiple awards under 2NE1,…