• Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | November 26, 2014

    Talking Tea At The Plaza’s Palm Court (And Turkey Day) With Chef Geoffrey Zakarian

    Any self-respecting Eloise fangirl has had tea at The Plaza’s hallowed Palm Court at some point in her life (or, at least, fervently dreamed of doing so). Well, this certainly isn’t The Palm Court of your formative years, darlings: celebrated chef Geoffrey Zakarian has retooled the iconic spot, from those namesake palm trees to the

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | November 26, 2014

    Mackage’s Elisa Dahan and Eran Elfassy On Killer Coats, Dabbling In Handbags, And More

    Mackage might be known for its impressively chic and warm outerwear (no small feat to pair those adjectives together when it comes to coats), but the 15-year-old Canadian brand’s cofounders, Elisa Dahan and Eran Elfassy, have plenty more up their well-insulated sleeves. The duo walked us through their structured spate of handbags and supple bright

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  • News

    Dena Silver | November 26, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… What Michael Kowalski of Tiffany Will Do Next (It’s Not What You Think) Spoiler alert: the CEO is stepping down to become an environmental activist Meet FEIT, The Shoe Brand That Believes In Quality Over

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  • News

    Dena Silver | November 25, 2014

    Edward Enninful To Be Honored At The British Fashion Awards

    Now that the finalists for the British Fashion Awards have been announced, and speculation on who will win has begun, more details of the evening have been revealed. On December 1st, Edward Enninful will be scooping up an honor, as he is bestowed with the Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator. The award, named after the late icon, recognizes a

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  • News

    Dena Silver | November 25, 2014

    Donna Karan On Holiday Gifts, Her Memoir, And The Urban Zen Marketplace

    The stress of holiday gifting has descended upon us, meaning the rush to pick out the perfect present for mom, dad, cousin, co-worker, manicurist, and doorman has officially begun. But here to make your life a smidge easier is Donna Karan, who opened the doors to her second annual Urban Zen Holiday Marketplace last week. The enormous space is stuffed

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | November 25, 2014

    Propersuit Co-Founder McGregor Madden On Finding The Perfect Fit

    Hey boys, are you paying attention? ‘Cause we’ve got some important intel for you! Last week Propersuit, the custom suit label for hommes, threw a fitting party at their Gramercy studio. The space, which was filled to the brim with dudes in smart suits, is where the company sizes up their clientele for wares that can be totally customized from

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  • News

    Zachary Weiss | November 25, 2014

    André Leon Talley Tapped As Fashion And Style Director at Will.i.am’s i.am+ Firm

    The Daily first spotted the unexpected duo of André Leon Talley and Will.i.am at our Fashion Media Awards. And a few days later, they were seen front row at Public School’s Spring 2015 show. Ever since then, where André has gone, the singer was never too far behind. As it turns out, the two had an arrangement in the

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  • Chic Report

    The Daily | November 25, 2014

    Kara Ross And Donald Robertson Unveil A Cheeky Handbag Collab

    Putting two outlandish and beyond entertaining personalities in one room is recipe for a lot of fun. So what happens when two people matching that description partner up with the intent to create a collaboration? It’s double the fun, as proven by bauble designer Kara Ross and artist Donald Robertson, otherwise known as @DonaldDrawbertson. Your Daily chatted with the

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | November 25, 2014

    Blythe Harris On Stella & Dot: The Jewelry Line Empowering Female Entrepreneurs

    Stella & Dot is taking the age-old Tupperware and Mary Kay selling model and revolutionizing it for the chic, modern woman in search of a flexible career. Co-founded by two Stanford grads, Blythe Harris and Jessica Herrin are building a booming business, all while empowering other women to be entrepreneurs in their own right through their

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | November 25, 2014

    Sailor Brinkley Cook’s Turkey Day Times

    We put her on our ‘Next Gen’ cover of The Daily Summer this past July, but we haven’t forgotten about IMG mod Sailor Brinkley Cook during these chillier months. We checked in with the sweet 16-year-old to see what she’s got cooking for Thanksgiving this year.  Where will you be dining for Turkey day? This year I’ll

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | November 25, 2014

    Sentimental Scents: Alexander Vreeland On Building The Diana Vreeland Fragrance Line

    You certainly know that surname—now you can take a whiff of it. Luxury fashion vet Alexander Vreeland has concocted the next lustworthy spate of scents to sniff out, in the form of a quintet of fragrances housed in gorgeous Fabien Baron-designed bottles named after his grandmother, Diana Vreeland. He filled your Daily in on how

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | November 25, 2014

    What Is Cate Blanchett’s Latest Role? Cover Girl For Porter Mag

    Just in time for the long weekend, the sixth issue of Porter will be hitting newsstands. And with the ever-gorgeous Cate Blanchett as their cover gal, this is one glossy you won’t want to skimp on. Snapped by photog Ryan McGinley, the Oscar-winning stunner chats with writer Alexandra Spring about a whole flurry of topics, including the pitfalls of social media (“It’s like watching

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | November 25, 2014

    Bauble Banter With Austin-Based Designer Kendra Scott

    Jewelry designer Kendra Scott started her chic, gently-priced line a dozen years ago in Austin adorned in a Baby Bjorn and with all sorts of financial concerns. Turned out, the Lone Star state couldn’t get enough of her wear-everywhere pieces and riveting stone choices (she’s got quite a way with a drusy!). Nowadays, Scott’s line

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  • News

    Dena Silver | November 25, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… Zosia Mamet Is Designing Sunglasses Now She’s collaborated with Cynthia Rowley on a pair of shades If Apple Will Poach From Fashion, Then Fashion Will Follow Suit As is the case with Pascal

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  • Models

    Alexandra Ilyashov | November 24, 2014

    Haute For The Holidays With Candice Swanepoel!

    The annual Victoria’s Secret catwalk spectacle is about to touch down in London next week, bringing pounds of glitter and elaborate wings along for the cleavage-filled ride. You’ll certainly be seeing South African stunner Candice Swanepoel strutting it out in the show—and we caught up with the mod recently to discuss her gift giving ways

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  • News

    Dena Silver | November 24, 2014

    Theory Introduces A Line Of Accessories, Starting With Bags And Shoes

    Adding onto their crisp lineup of ready-to-wear pieces, Theory is delving into accessories in a big way. Come spring, they will be stocking their stores with a collection of bags and shoes that stay true to the simple-yet-luxurious Theory aesthetic. The bags will come in three main styles, including a tote, a clutch, and versatile bag

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | November 24, 2014

    Borrow and Lend Site Kookopa Has The Answer To Your Closet Woes

    Ever look into your jam-packed closet and wonder why you still have nothing to wear? Newly launched borrow and lend site, Kookopa has this age-old dilemma solved! Now instead of consigning your closet, you can share it and make money in the process. Or if you’re just looking to occasionally update your closet without spending

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | November 24, 2014

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    Why not start off your abbreviated week with a hefty dose of media intel? Because last week your Daily announced 38 media moves and there’s plenty to cover. Who made the jump from Glamour to BlackBook? And which other Glamour staffers have been dismissed? Who is the new editorial director at Maxim? Which long-time Vice staffer is no longer with the publication? Who is the new

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  • Models

    Zachary Weiss | November 24, 2014

    Alessandra Ambrosio Makes A Splash With ále By Alessandra Swimwear

    Taking a tropical vacation this season? Leave a little extra room in your suitcase, because you’re going to want to pack a bikini or two from ále. That’s the latest from Alessandra Ambrosio, the Victoria’s Secret bombshell, who’s taking on the swimwear market thanks to a partnership avec Everything But Water. Inspired by Ambrosio’s Brazil-Bohemia meets Malibu-Chic lifestyle, the collection

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  • Media

    Alexandra Ilyashov | November 24, 2014

    Glossies Gone Global: Hearst’s Kim St. Clair Bodden On Newsstand Success From Serbia To Spain

    Ever wonder how your favorite glossies get greenlit for dozens of international editions—and who makes sure the titles fly off newsstands in farflung locales? Meet Hearst Magazines International’s Kim St. Clair Bodden, who is currently senior vice president and editorial director at the publishing powerhouse. So, yes, she has a whole lot to do with

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