• Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | September 17, 2014

    The Real Deal With The Outnet’s Stephanie Phair

    Net-A-Porter’s offshoot, The Outnet, has quickly grown into a luxury destination for savvy shoppers in its own right. And while Natalie Massenet’s visionary entrepreneurial spirit can be credited for its timely launch, longtime president Stephanie Phair was the one who turned the original vision into gold. We caught up with Phair to see just how

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  • News

    Eddie Roche | September 17, 2014

    La Vi En Ruffian: Meet Sunset Tower’s Jeff Klein

    In their latest installment of La Vi En Ruffian, Brian Wolk and Claude Morais of Ruffian sit down with hotel impresario Jeff Klein, owner of the Sunset Tower (home of the Vanity Fair Oscar party), The City Club Hotel in New York, and co-owner of the Monkey Bar to get his secrets…. Jeff Klein is endowed

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  • Runway

    Paige Reddinger | September 16, 2014

    Christopher Kane Spring 2015

    It was a much more subdued Christopher Kane this season. Maybe it’s that 51 percent stake Kering owns in the brand that’s guiding Kane into a more (dare we say) commercial realm. To wit: An easy pair of drawstring maroon leather pants were paired with a simple matching pale blue, maroon, and white houndstooth patterned

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  • Runway

    Paige Reddinger | September 16, 2014

    Tom Ford Spring 2015

    No one does sizzling sex appeal to the nth degree while somehow maintaining a sense of sophisticated luxury like Tom Ford. The man knows how to electrify a runway, and this season it was all about legs, legs, legs! Ultra short minis and high slits revealed the models’ endless stems in sheer ’80s style hosiery,

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | September 16, 2014

    Where Did Richie Rich Go?

    One of the unexpected sightings during NYFW was Richie Rich, who we haven’t spotted out in ages. Where did the former Heatherette co-founder, whose shows were walked by the likes of Ellen DeGeneres, Naomi Campbell, and Anna Nicole Smith, go? A more subdued Rich fills us in on what he’s been up to lately, how he’s

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | September 16, 2014

    What’s Driving You Nuts, Chicsters?

    Need to get something off your chest? Of course you do, so we had to ask…What’s driving you nuts? ELLE’s Anne Slowey: What doesn’t drive me nuts? I’ve been sleep deprived for 3 years. I’m actually really happy these days. I wish I could still go to the afterparties. My last big blowout was the

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | September 16, 2014

    Ryan Raftery On Being Anna Wintour

    A lot has been said about Anna Wintour, and Ryan Raftery has added to the noise with a hilarious one-man show titled Ryan Raftery is the Most Powerful Woman in Fashion. In it, he plays the Vogue editor on the day the Kimye cover is released. Raftery retools popular music with lyrics of fret, world domination, and horrible trolls

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  • Runway

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 16, 2014

    Peter Pilotto Spring 2015

    Psychedelic chic! A trippy mashup of patterns, metallic layerings, and whimsical, swooping appliques ruled Peter Pilotto‘s minidress-driven runway for Spring. Lots of noir provided a proper base for the poppy, funky embellishments, which lent plenty of texture and visual stimuli, thanks to the acid bright color palette. Pilotto and Christopher De Vos also whipped up draped midi dresses,

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  • Models

    Paige Reddinger | September 16, 2014

    Chic Spree: REVOLVE Clothing

    Top mods Chanel Iman and Barbara Palvin are the new faces of REVOLVE’s Fall ’14 campaign, appearing in the e-tailer’s new fall catalog, “The A to Z Guide for Going Back to Cool.” Shop the brand’s killer model-off-duty style with edgy pieces like an oversize faux shag coat from Tularosa, a boho hat from Lovely Bird,

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 16, 2014

    Town & Country Travel Celebrates Its Return At The Plaza’s Palm Court

    Last night, the return of Town & Country Travel, the jetsetting offshoot of T&C, got a proper welcome-back-to-the-newsstand party at The Plaza’s rebooted Palm Court. T&C‘s editor-in-chief, Jay Fielden, toasted the redux of the globetrotting title, which was around from 2003 to 2008, with the title’s travel editor at large (and former Conde Nast Traveler EIC) Klara Glowczewska and chef Geoffrey Zakarian, who recently took over the iconic Palm Court.

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  • Runway

    Daniel Chivu | September 16, 2014

    Thomas Tait Spring 2015

    Satin separates in black and midnight blue opened up Thomas Tait‘s Spring show, languidly moving with the mods, with a shoulder or two suggestively bare. Linings in lemon yellow added some quirk to the equation, and foreshadowed the wilder pieces to come. A pair of high-shine bubblegum pink trou paired with a sheer, striped blue top

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | September 16, 2014

    Catching Up With Phillip Lim At His New Boutique

    Noho’s got a brand new shopping destination, and we have a feeling that the neighbors will be rather happy with Phillip Lim‘s new addition to the ‘hood. Located at 48 Great Jones Street, right next to haute dining spots Acme and Lafayette, Lim’s bringing his streamlined aesthetic and covetable accessories, all housed in a sleek, white

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  • News

    Dena Silver | September 16, 2014

    Jay Godfrey’s Gift To Women

    With a little nip here and a strategically placed seam there, designer Jay Godfrey is perfecting the art of dressing women in a feminine, flattering manner. Other reasons to love Godfrey: his tailoring obsession and fascination with Savile Row. BY DENA SILVER What’s your brand signature? A love for tailoring and an infatuation with Savile Row!

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | September 16, 2014

    Octagonal Instinct

    WHAT: Ann Taylor Lizard Clutch WHY: Bid your black clutches adieu with this chic geometric marvel from Ann Taylor. This minaudiere features luxe lizard embossing in taupe and cream, perfectly versatile alongside cozy fall staples. The foolproof accessory can transform any modern work look from day to evening. Contributing to the glam factor? A golden

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | September 16, 2014

    Miami Moment With Brickell Flatiron’s Ugo Colombo

    Ugo Colombo, Principal at CMC Group, tells us about Brickell Flatiron, Miami’s hautest luxury condo building.  So, what’s your story? I’ve been designing high-rises for almost 30 years. I’ve been a pioneer of developing luxury product in the Brickell area. Did you have any important collaborators onthe building? I’m good friends with Julian Schnabel, so

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  • News

    Dena Silver | September 16, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… Christopher Kane Is Doing A Full Beauty Line He gave a sneak peek of the NARS collab on his Spring 2015 runway Cynthia Rowley Launches A New Line Of Elevated Activewear Titled Rowley, this is a

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | September 15, 2014

    Burberry Spring 2015

    It was all about the birds and the bees chez Burberry this season, but if you think that means this collection was all about sex, think again. Instead it was about rebirth and perhaps a bit about taking flight. Now that Christopher Bailey is not only the brand’s creative director, but also the newly minted

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | September 15, 2014

    Erdem Spring 2015

    Very few do the flora and fauna thing better than Erdem. Against a backdrop of tropical plants at London’s Selfridges hotel, Erdem Moralioglu paraded outstanding pieces like a figure fitting ankle-length dress adorned with appliqué palm fronds (this came in a few variations) and floral appliqué with tufts of navy feathers that sprouted throughout the pattern, which

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | September 15, 2014

    Jean Paul Gaultier Bids Adieu To Ready-To-Wear

    Legendary designer Jean Paul Gaultier has decided to stop producing both his women’s and men’s RTW collections. The 62-year-old designer will be devoting himself to couture, special projects, and the brand’s ultimate bread and butter, the Jean Paul Gaultier perfume business. The decision, made by Gaultier and Puig executives, will affect roughly 36 employees. “For some time,

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  • Chic Report

    Watch Tom Ford’s Spring 2015 Show, Streaming Here!
    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 15, 2014

    Watch Tom Ford’s Spring 2015 Show, Streaming Here!

    Ready to obsess over Tom Ford‘s latest looks? The designer’s Spring 2015 show, which happened in London at 2 p.m. EST today, is streaming right here in case you missed all the chic action. Who doesn’t want an afternoon dose of Mr. Ford?

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