• Media

    Dena Silver | August 21, 2014

    Condé Nast Promotes Vanity Fair’s Edward Menicheschi To Its Executive Team

    As Condé Nast’s big move to FiDi looms closer, the big announcements keep coming: Today, the publishing giant announced the promotion of Edward Menicheschi to chief marketing officer and president at Condé Nast Media Group. This new position marks the end of his eight-year tenure as the VP and publisher at Vanity Fair, and continues his long jag at

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | August 21, 2014

    Talking Indian Inspiration With Banjanan’s Designer Caroline Weller

    No late-August vacay plans? No problem. A peek at the latest Banjanan collection is like jetting off to India. Designed by Caroline Weller, a well-traveled designer who’s put in time at Calvin Klein, Armani, and J. Crew, this bohemian label is certainly a breath of fresh (…hand stamped, embroidered…) air. Fun fact: her entire business is

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  • Hamptons

    Dena Silver | August 21, 2014

    Jaguar Plans A Hamptons Road Trip To Topping Rose House

    Summer hasn’t completely evaporated, darlings! Jaguar is taking their British sensibilities to the Hamptons this weekend to celebrate the season’s haute car: The Jaguar F-Type. Car connoisseurs and auto-clueless chicsters alike, take note! Jaguar is headed to Topping Rose House this Saturday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. to fête the F-Type Project 7′s intro to the

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  • News

    Dena Silver | August 21, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived! Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… MADE Fashion Week’s 2015 Lineup A comprehensive list of all the shows, including newcomers Gareth Pugh and Zana Bayne It’s Di Mondo’s World A look at the many hats, and outfits, worn by

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | August 21, 2014

    Hideaway Shades

    WHAT: Grey Ant Chat: Clear/Silver WHY: Shroud yourself in mystery with this slinky pair of silver shades. These Grey Ant specs marry aviator-esque wire trim and the shape of a cat eye. And not only will these frames reflect the sun’s bright rays; they’ll keep your well-protected eyes hidden from the outside world as well.

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | August 20, 2014

    Cynthia Rowley’s Chic Summer Jaunt To Corsica

    What does a designer do pre-fashion week? If you’re Cynthia Rowley, you sail the western coast of Corsica. If you’re a publicist already deep in the trenches of planning fashion week madness or an editor facing the season’s looming schedule, take some post-fashion week vacay inspiration! Rowley filled us in our chic travels in the Mediterranean. “This

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  • News

    Anna Wintour Accepts The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
    Paige Reddinger | August 20, 2014

    Anna Wintour Accepts The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    Bee Shaffer is called out her mother out again on Instagram and we are loving it. Remember the Christmas tree incident? This time Anna Wintour‘s daughter nominated her editrix mother to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge…and she actually did it! Anyone with a Facebook or Instagram account has likely had their feeds flooded with various friends

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | August 20, 2014

    Marc Jacobs Makes A Fashion Week Move

    Another day, another New York Fashion Week change. The latest news: the week is ending a bit earlier than usual, as Marc Jacobs has bumped up his time slot on Thursday, September 11th from 8 p.m. to 6 p.m. Jacobs, who’s been the unofficial closing show of NYFW  since, well, forever, has also abandoned his go-to show

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  • News

    Eddie Roche | August 20, 2014

    Eva Chen Makes Major Announcement Via Instagram

    Twitter is so last Tuesday: devoted Instagram user Eva Chen took to the application today to announce some big news: She’s pregnant. Lucky‘s chief creative officer posted a picture of her wearing New Balance sneakers and two twee, toddler-sized NB’s writing: ‘#evachenpose: like mother, like future (winter 2015!) daughter edition.’ Chen is married to Tom

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | August 20, 2014

    NBA Star Russell Westbrook And Barneys Celebrate A Sportif Eve

    Last night, Barneys was filled with a heap of lurching and shouting fans, on hand for Russell Westbrook‘s debut collection, Westbrook XO Barneys. One step off the elevator and a blinding of flashing cameras left no doubt the evening was all about the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard, who has turned into a rising star in

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | August 20, 2014

    Matt Rice Promoted To Publisher At Style.com And NowManifest

    Not even 24 hours after the news hit of Penske Media’s acquisition of the bulk of Fairchild Fashion Media’s publications, there’s a staffing update on the media sites that remain aligned with Condé Nast. Effective immediately, Matt Rice will serve as publisher at both Style.com and NowManifest, the latter of which is a portal for high-traffic bloggers like BryanBoy and Anna Dello Russo.  Rice

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | August 20, 2014

    Tasselled Touch

    WHAT: Eddie Borgo Large Silk Tassel Cuff WHY: Put some swing in your step with help from Eddie Borgo‘s swinging cuff, in autumnal hues of rose gold and burgundy. Although this bauble is wintry enough to wear throughout the year, you’ll probably just want to forgo the waiting and slip it on now. We won’t blame you

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  • News

    Dena Silver | August 20, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived! Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… Chanel’s New London Home They’ve acquired five new properties and plan to include labels like Eres and Maison Michel too Home And Work: Brunch At Tiffany’s The difference between work and

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  • Media

    Alexandra Ilyashov | August 19, 2014

    Penske Media Acquires WWD, M, Beauty Inc., And Footwear News From Condé Nast

    Penske Media is set to acquire Fairchild’s business-to-business titles, including WWD, from Condé Nast. The other industry-centric titles comprising the sale are M, Beauty Inc., Footwear News, and their events outfit, Fairchild Summits. The spate of titles was sold to the tune of $100 million, according to The New York Times. Penske Media’s trade-centric portfolio of titles includes Variety,  Movieline, and Hollywood Life, plus

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | August 19, 2014

    Who Are The Highest Paid Models of The Year?

    It’s not the most unexpected list, but Forbes has released the names of the world’s highest-paid models of 2014, and Gisele Bundchen tops the list by miles. Mrs. Brady comes in at number one with an estimated $47 million (before taxes and fees) in the past 12 months. Others on the list include Doutzen Kroes,

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | August 19, 2014

    Fashion Dean Simon Collins To Leave Parsons

    Beloved Parsons dean of the school of fashion, Simon Collins, sent out an email yesterday evening telling friends that he’ll be leaving his role later this year. (Say it ain’t so!) How does one of fashion’s coolest cats explain his exit? His words tell it best. Read the explanation for his departure from the e-mail he sent out. 

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  • Media

    Alexandra Ilyashov | August 19, 2014

    Bon Appétit Reveals Its “Hot 10″ Restos Of 2014

    Chic lunch break alert! Today, our friends over at Bon Appétit released, at long last, their “Hot 10″ list of the best new restaurants across the country this year. Where should you be noshing on ASAP? This year’s biggest win goes to Rose’s Luxury in D.C., which nabbed the coveted Best Restaurant Of The Year accolade.

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | August 19, 2014

    Resale Chat With Shop Hers Co-Founder Jaclyn Shanfeld

    Learn a lesson about resale designer finds from Shop-Hers.com‘s co-founder Jaclyn Shanfeld, who’s become a certified pro on the subject. The lesson here? She’s got the secret for the glitz, sans the insane price tags.How did Shop Hers come to be? The launch came from my personal need to refresh my own wardrobe in a capacity that

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | August 19, 2014

    Liberty Ross Tries Her Hand At The Blues With A Genetic Collaboration

    Just this morning we got a first look at Liberty Ross‘ latest project in a hushed suite at the Nomad Hotel: a collaboration with Genetic founder Ali Fatourechi. While a model in a disco-inspired getup traipsed around, the new duo talked all things denim in celebration of their latest project, which pulled inspiration from Ross’ two favorite places: Los

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | August 19, 2014

    Fringe Benefits

    WHAT: Roberto Cavalli Regina Studded Fringe Nappa Leather Bag WHY: All you need for fall is to put some fringe on it. As this Roberto Cavalli bag proves, there’s nothing quite as chic as heavy gold hardware accented with a swish of black leather. Perhaps you’ve seen this tote before? Well, it’s graced the pages of

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