When it comes to dresses, the black dress reigns supreme. Promising maximum versatility for every personality—whether your style is edgy, romantic, classic, or all of the above—these four picks from The ModaOperandi Shop are the ultimate fashion staple.


Y2K punk style is back with a Gen Z touch. Become the new It Girl in town with leather jackets thrown over one shoulder, puff-sleeve evening gowns, and crystal-embellished shoulder bags.

Experimental and minimalistic by design, Balenciaga is also renowned for its uncompromising standard and avant-garde creativity. With Creative Director Georgian designer Demna Gvasalia at its helm, the brand continues to live and breathe Balenciaga’s inherent elegance, balanced with the designer’s edgy, urban aesthetic.

Made of calfskin leather, this quilted 'Crush' clutch features a hanging B logo medallion. Use yours to store all your evening essentials.

Byredo's 'Reine de Nuit' extrait de parfum captures the intense fragrances released by Jasmine, Lily and Rose after nightfall - it's highly concentrated to diffuse their essence with a single drop. With top notes of fruity Blackcurrant and bittersweet Saffron, it gains its character by blending with smoky Incense and powdery Midnight Rose.

 Ambrette Seeds, Black Amber and Patchouli round out this rich scent.


Alluring and mysterious, you’ll captivate the crowd with delightful details like sheer paneling, suede buckles, two-tone cashmere, and a hint of an intoxicating perfume.

As always, Ralph Lauren's Fall '23 collection takes inspiration from the modern woman who makes dressing a creative expression of who she is. Find timeless classics with unexpected touches — it's the very essence of personal style.

”I wear this fragrance when I know I’m going to be busy with work all day and have an event at night. Chloe Sevigny created a signature scent with Regime des Fleurs, and the result is a woody, tart rose that’s appropriate for every occasion, and has major lasting power.”” —Jessica Matlin, Moda Operandi Beauty Director

A collaboration with film and fashion icon Chloë Sevigny, 'Little Flower' is Régime des Fleurs’ take on Sevigny’s favorite bloom—the rose. Dewy, romantic, with a woody musk finish, it's infused with black tea, bleeding heart, blackcurrant bud, peony, palo santo incense, pomelo, honeysuckle, and a precious Ottoman rose absolute.