Campus Lookbook
Spring Formal Dresses

Spring Formal Dresses

A variety of formal occasions from date parties to Senior Prom and Interfaternity Sing require dresses to wow the crowd.  If you want a sexy, modest, chic, or affordable dress, these three stores have them all. Nasty Gal: Sexy and Daring Daring V-neck plunges, open backs, crazy cut-outs, and eye-catching prints, Nasty Gal’s dresses will definitely get you...
Quad Style: Rebecca Wilson

Quad Style: Rebecca Wilson

MODA caught up with 4th year Rebecca Wilson while she was enjoying the sunny weather in Hutch Courtyard last week. While our iPhone weather apps proclaim 80s, true Chicagoans know that the temperature can change in a minute, which is why we love Rebecca’s cardigan; it is practical and also adds a pop of color to...
Meet the FOTA Designers: Alicia French

Meet the FOTA Designers: Alicia French

As a graduating fourth year, Alicia French is excited to display her collection as a student for one of the last times. She is double majoring in Art History and Latin American and Caribbean Studies and comes from sunny California. After she graduates, Alicia wants to study architecture, and it’s been fashion design that feeds...
Quad Style: Nils Noor

Quad Style: Nils Noor

Nils Noor // first year “A suit is meant to be pretty much like a second skin. If it doesn’t even fit you properly then it is not doing its job.” I like a man in a suit, and Nils looks pretty spiffy in his custom-made hand-sewn suit from English Bespoke. Nils just returned to...
Style by Major: Law Letters

Style by Major: Law Letters

In a major program that spans a diverse range of fields it’s no surprise that the individuals who study Law, Letters, and Society are equally unique in terms of their personal style.  Fourth year Lauren Kelly-Jones explains, “I love LLSO because despite the requirements, you can be so creative within it – which is kind...
Quad Style: Matt Mo

Quad Style: Matt Mo

In attempting to define the masculine version of “urban chic,” fourth year Matthew Mo is the first point of reference. Inspired by his New York upbringing, Matt believes men’s fashion should be a constant revision and revisiting of classics and staples with a different twist each season. While monochrome, Matt’s ensemble is anything but dull. He employs...
The Logan Evening Show

The Logan Evening Show

 Morgane and Dani, our MODA Board President and Marketing Director, were recently guests on University of Chicago’s very own late night talk show! The Logan Evening Show is a live show, complete with a band, announcer and an intern that features a variety of guests, from University faculty to student groups who are enthusiastic about what...
MODA Blog + RTR Trunk Show

MODA Blog + RTR Trunk Show

The MODA Blog partnered with Rent the Runway for an on-campus trunk show featuring RTR’s latest spring fashions. Those gathered enjoyed snacks, music, and giveaways from L’Oreal. Check out the photos here and be sure to look at RTR’s online catalogue for upcoming spring events!
Quad Style: Sofia Huang

Quad Style: Sofia Huang

When we spotted Sofia Huang at Logan, she looked carefree and trendy. She wore a dark violet, halter crop top and a teal, high waisted skirt with a silver lining accenting the waist. Along with sheer tights, she gave the illusion of over-the-knee boots, but Sofia actually paired tall, black socks with black Mary Jane...
Quad Style: MODA in Bloom Recap

Quad Style: MODA in Bloom Recap

The models strutting down the runway were not the only ones draped in fabulous clothes during MODA in Bloom. Everywhere you looked, the attendees looked ready to work the runway themselves. We saw different trends and classic styles ranging from flower headbands and bandage dresses, to crop tops and sky-high heels.  Here are only a...
Quad Style: Valeria Contreras

Quad Style: Valeria Contreras

Starting off the week with below-zero temperatures and a midterm didn’t stop Valeria Contreras from dressing boldly and confidently. Adding some color to the cold winter, she wore a red military style-esque jacket with large gold buttons. She paired it with a grey A-line skirt, giving the outfit a sophisticated feeling. However, if you look...
Where & Wear: MODA Fashion Show

Where & Wear: MODA Fashion Show

Whether you’re positive you’re going to MODA in Bloom and can hardly wait for the 21st (SO soon!) or you need a reason to go buy a ticket now, know that all eyes off the runway will be on the attendees. That’s you! We know that UChicago students tend to have impeccable fashion sense but for...