• News

    Dena Silver | March 27, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Narciso Rodriguez Snags Joe Zee’s Penthouse, Kanye Buys Karmaloop

    Your mid-afternoon dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Narciso Rodriguez Wins Bidding War For Joe Zee’s NYC Penthouse Rodriguez was up against Karla Otto for the Chelsea pad Kanye West And Damon Dash Confirm Purchase Of Online Retailer Karmaloop After filing for bankruptcy,

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  • Chic Report

    Zachary Weiss | March 27, 2015

    Fendi Debuts An Eyewear Collab With Thierry Lasry

    A chic crowd turned out for a late-night blowout at Fendi’s recently opened Madison Avenue flagship. The cause for celebration? A new collection of eyewear designed by the world’s premiere eyewear aficionado, Thierry Lasry. The man of the hour was joined by Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman of the futuristic R&B group Lionbabe. Hervey even took the time

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | March 27, 2015

    The Daily Media: 36 Moves To Discuss

    David Yi, formerly contributor at GQ, Style.com, Harper’s Bazaar, Refinery29, and Fashionista, has been named fashion reporter at Mashable. John Vorwald, formerly deputy editor of digital at New York Post, has been named digital editorial director at Details. Jazmine Hughes, formerly contributing writer at The Hairpin, has been named associate digital editor at The New

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  • Chic Report

    Zachary Weiss | March 27, 2015

    A Moment With…Cami NYC’s Samantha Steen

    Samantha Steen, founder and CEO of Cami NYC, has mastered a single item: the camisole. We caught up with the young designer to get the scoop on her cami obsession, the story behind the pieces that have grabbed the attention of celebs and models like Rose Byrne, Shakira, Sofia Vergara, and Marloes Horst, and where the brand is headed next. Why

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | March 26, 2015

    Stuart Weitzman Celebrates The Legwrap Capsule Collection At Lafayette

    Last night, Stuart Weitzman held a chic dinner at Lafayette in Noho to celebrate the brand’s new limited edition Legwrap capsule collection. The proceeds from the collection will benefit Dr. Marsha Moses’ cancer research at The Folkman Institute in Boston. The shoes, which retail for $498, come in four colors: red suede, yellow suede, denim, and gold. The

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  • Models

    Eddie Roche | March 26, 2015

    Kendall Jenner and Simon Nessman Launch #MyCalvins Denim Series

    The wait is over. Worldwide domination continues for Kendall Jenner: She’s appearing in the global campaign for Calvin Klein Jeans’ limited edition #MyCalvins denim series. The brand announced today that the line will exclusively debut at Opening Ceremony on April 15th at their New York and Los Angeles outposts, as well as online at OpeningCeremony.us.

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  • News

    Eddie Roche | March 26, 2015

    Exclusive! Leslie Russo Joins IMG In Key Role

    Industry veteran Leslie Russo is joining IMG as SVP of global sales and brand management for its fashion business, The Daily Front Row has exclusively learned. In her new role role, she will be responsible for the company’s fashion partnerships and sales globally, working closely with IMG (and WME) on innovative platforms and marketing solutions.

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | March 26, 2015

    Banana Republic’s New Fifth Avenue Flagship Opens Tomorrow

    Banana Republic is opening its brand new Fifth Avenue flagship on 105 Fifth Avenue tomorrow with 14,338-square-feet of shopping space. The new location will be the retailer’s 427th store nationwide and its 10th store in Manhattan. The new store will feature creative director Marissa Webb‘s “lab” concept, which includes some of Webb’s personal picks, on

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | March 26, 2015

    Kendra Scott Brightens Up Spring Studios With The Color Bar

    This Friday, jewelry designer Kendra Scott is launching a program that bauble aficionados and aspiring jewelry designers will adore. Color Bar by Kendra Scott allows shoppers to choose from an array of metals and stone hues to adorn each ring, bracelet, earring, and necklace. Last night, a lucky crowd of New Yorkers were able to test out

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 26, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Peter Pilotto’s Financial Boost, Kerry Washington Chats With Aliza Licht

    Your mid-afternoon dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Peter Pilotto Confirms Investment Megha Mittal has purchased a minority stake in the London-based label Notes On A Scandal Kerry Washington gets the interview treatment from DKNY’s PR mastermind Aliza Licht McDonald’s Is Shilling Big

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 26, 2015

    Tomas Maier’s Second Manhattan Location Is Opening In The West Village

    Bleecker Street will be graced with yet another tony shopping spot this spring, and your Daily has the exclusive first look. Tomas Maier is opening his fourth eponymous shop of his Kering-backed brand on April 15th. And the new boutique will be in line with the simple-yet-luxurious aesthetic the designer is known for. The space promises a clean backdrop for shoppers, featuring white

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 26, 2015

    Amazon Rumored To Buy Net-A-Porter

    Could Amazon scoop up Net-A-Porter? Reportedly, the massive e-comm site is trying to purchase the latter, luxe U.K.-based e-tailer, according to WWD. Net-A-Porter was valued at roughly $521 million in 2010 when Richemont, an early investor in the company, bought the remaining shares. Currently, the haute e-tailer’s business is valued in the ballpark of $2.2 billion.

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  • Chic Report

    Peter Davis | March 26, 2015

    The Daily Davis: A Moment with Steed & Wall’s Mindy Ding

    Hidden in busy midtown Manhattan is a custom menswear oasis called Steed & Wall where you can sip a whiskey and get fitted for a stylish power suit at a great price point (starting at $625). The New York outpost of Steed & Wall (there’s also a location in Shanghai) cites English fashion designer Sir Hardy

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | March 25, 2015

    Fausto Puglisi’s Chic Emanuel Ungaro Trunk Show And Dinner

    Receiving some prime real estate in the windows of Saks Fifth Avenues’s flagship location is a reason to celebrate. Last eve, Fausto Puglisi was in town to celebrate the arrival of his latest Emanuel Ungaro collection. His Spring 2015 wares dressed up the windows, and he was pre-selling his Fall 2015 collection to a select group of customers

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  • Chic Report

    Peter Davis | March 25, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Unemployed Magazine’s Funemployed Launch

    The debut issue of Unemployed magazine, an unbound single document in poster format of sexy, striking visuals (there are no words at all in the issue, save for credits on the back cover), is more collectible work of art than style publication. The party, which took place at 214 Lafayette (an awesome space that boasts

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | March 25, 2015

    Anya Hindmarch’s Whimsical Sticker Shop Arrives At Barneys

    In today’s emoji-obsessed world, it’s no surprise that Anya Hindmarch‘s collection of cheeky stickers, made from luxe leather, have become a staple for the fashion set. Since their launch, these sticky accoutrements have accessorized the accessories of nearly everyone, from Cara Delevingne‘s phone case to Chiara Ferragni‘s Hermès Kelly tote. So naturally, when Barneys New

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 25, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Tom Ford And George Clooney’s Possible Project, Versace’s Imminent IPO

    Your mid-afternoon dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Tom Ford May Be Returning To Films With George Clooney The handsome duo are reportedly working on a thriller called Nocturnal Animals Impressive Profits Bring Versace’s IPO Closer Execs at the label have confirmed that

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 25, 2015

    GQ Reveals Its 2015 Crop Of Best New Menswear Designers In America

    GQ has dubbed a handful of up-and-coming labels as the Best New Menswear Designers in America for the ninth year in a row. The glossy is yet again partnering up with Gap to produce a limited-edition collection, as well as featuring each of the burgeoning talents within the pages of the Condé Nast title. So, which lucky

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 25, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 3: SoulCycle

    Welcome to the third installment of our new series, Fitness Dossier: an endorphin-addled exploration of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town. Some you’ve heard tons about and others might not be on your radar yet, so we’re sweating it out for you and getting the scoop from the

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | March 25, 2015

    Catching Up With Designer Melissa Akkaway of Beckley

    When Melissa Akkaway founded her line Beckley in 2011, it was originally intended to fill her Los Angeles boutique, Beckley, with quality, everyday pieces. Eventually, Akkaway realized she might have an opportunity to really build the brand and decided to close shop this winter and focus her full attention on the collection. Ever since the entrepreneur and

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