clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Students: Shop Target's Live Pop-Up Dorm at UCLA This Weekend

Image via Target
Image via Target

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Thanks to Target's budget-friendly, insanity-inducing collabs (yep, Peter Pilotto's next in line), even cash-strapped collegians can score a piece of their fave designers for less. Taking a cue from fellow stunt-pullers TOMS, the mass retailer's setting up a decked-out pop-up dorm room at UCLA, where scholars will be served with more style inspo this weekend, this time in the decor department.

This Saturday and Sunday, curious Bruins can watch a pretend pupil act out scholarly activities like eating, reading and chillin' (we're guessing there'll be bathroom breaks) in the glass-enclosed room-in-a-box. All the while, university-bound folks can shop the goods on display, score a chance to win prizes, expand their college culinary skills with cooking classes—Top Ramen is not a balanced meal, okay?—and partake in other dorm survival activities. For those in need of last-minute school supplies, a free shuttle will be moving students between campus and a nearby Target to pick up forgotten essentials.
· Target [Official Site]
· 3.1 Phillip Lim x Target: What's Left at WeHo, NoHo & Burbank [Racked]
· TOMS Artist Living In a Box For a Week to Create Custom Orders [Racked]

UCLA

200 De Neve Drive, Los Angeles, CA