• Media

    Dena Silver | December 19, 2014

    The Daily Media: 36 Moves To Discuss

    Danielle McNally, formerly senior editor at DETAILS, has been named senior editor at Cosmopolitan. Anne Kim, formerly assistant editor at InStyle, has been named lifestyle editor at the publication. Sheryl George, formerly associate beauty editor at InStyle, has been named beauty editor at the publication. Katy McColl, formerly executive editor at Country Living, has been

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | December 19, 2014

    James Scully On Why Frida Giannini Didn’t Fly At Gucci

    You can always count on veteran fashion director James Scully to share his opinion, and last night we were intrigued with his Facebook update with his reaction to Vanessa Friedman‘s recent New York Times article, “Beware, Designers: What Frida Giannini’s Departure at Gucci Tells Us.” In the piece she writes: “What’s interesting, however, is that

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | December 19, 2014

    Calvin Klein Expands Global E-Commerce

    Calvin Klein, Inc. has announced a global expansion of their e-commerce offerings on CalvinKlein.com: Eventually, the brand will deliver direct e-commerce product to over 20 countries by the end of 2016. The selection will be tailored to each individual market while staying consist to the overall look of the brand. CalvinKlein.com’s e-commerce platform has been expanding

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  • News

    Dena Silver | December 19, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… Finally, A Fashion Collection Inspired By Juicing Opening Ceremony’s Humberto Leon and Carol Lim were all about the hangry vibes for Pre-Fall Dame Viv Delivers Asbestos Christmas Gift To David Cameron It was all part of

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  • News

    Dena Silver | December 18, 2014

    New York Fashion Week Bids Adieu To Lincoln Center After February’s Shows

    It’s official: Lincoln Center and New York Fashion Week are calling it off. According to a settlement reached today between IMG Fashion Week and the City of New York, the tents will need to find a new home after February’s shows. IMG will not be able to renew their contract, which would have allowed them to

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | December 18, 2014

    The Australian Fashion Foundation Announces Its Latest Crop Of Winners

    A few lucky (and talented) Aussies had Santa come early this year with the announcement of the 2014/2015 Australian Fashion Foundation (AUSFF) winners, which were revealed in Sydney yesterday. Melbourne-based menswear designer Alexander Oscar Kelvy and womenswear designer Grace Butterworth were each awarded AUD 20,000 (that’s $16,400 in U.S. dollars); they will also win six-month internships

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | December 18, 2014

    Emily Blunt Geeks Out Over Meryl Streep To Net-A-Porter’s The Edit

    This week’s cover girl on Net-A-Porter’s The Edit is Emily Blunt, and the chic actress dishes all about working in the biz, from her upcoming singing role in Into The Woods to her nonchalant entrée into the industry. She might be a professional actress now, but she still had a bit of a fan girl moment when Meryl Streep called her The Devil

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | December 18, 2014

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 61: Sofia Langan and Danielle Axman, SoulCycle’s Elizabeth Cutler And Julie Rice

    We’re taking a break from the glossy glut for this week’s Assistant Files installment to tap it back with Sofia Langan, 23, and Danielle Axman, 24, the perky, passionate pair of right-hand gals to SoulCycle’s co-founders, Elizabeth Cutler and Julie Rice. Just be prepared for a bit of office environment envy (does your company have a

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | December 18, 2014

    Pollini Appoints New Creative Director, Erminio Cerbone

    Erminio Cerbone will be following in Nicholas Kirkwood‘s footsteps, and those are not easy shoes to fill! Cerbone has been named creative director at Pollini, succeeding Kirkwood, who’s held that title since 2008. Kirkwood resigned from Pollini in November, presumably to focus on his ever-growing eponymous shoe empire, thanks to a majority investment from LVMH. Cerbone, who

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | December 18, 2014

    Nicki Minaj Fronts Roberto Cavalli’s Spring Campaign

    Roberto Cavalli has found his spirit animal for Spring 2015, and it’s Nicki Minaj. The rapper fronts the designer’s campaign, which features Cavalli’s signature animal print alongside a few other tribal-inspired gowns. The photos were shot by Francesco Carrozzini, whose mother is Vogue Italia EIC Franca Sozzani. Why Minaj? Well, it has something to do with snakes. “It is no coincidence that one of

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | December 18, 2014

    Donna Karan Does Aspen

    Ski chic retail addition: Donna Karan is setting up shop in Aspen, albeit temporarily, with an Urban Zen pop-up shop. The outpost of her easy, drape-y, noir and neutrals-dominated line opens on Monday. Located at 501 East Dean Street, the space clocks in at 2,500 square feet and will be stocked with women’s and men’s threads plus decor pieces,

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  • News

    Dena Silver | December 18, 2014

    Wolford Taps Ashish Sensarma As CEO

    Two months ago, Wolford announced plans to restructure and revamp their label. The first alteration was marked by the hire of Grit Seymour, as the inaugural creative director. She’s been tasked with refreshing the brand’s legwear, lingerie, and ready-to-wear offerings. Now, they’ve tapped retail vet Ashish Sensarma to take over as CEO in January. He will replace Holger Dahmen, who

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  • News

    Dena Silver | December 18, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… Reformation, An Eco Label The Cool Girls Pick How Yael Aflalo created a bi-coastal brand favored by Karlie Kloss and Rihanna My-Wardrobe Domain Name Bought By Net-A-Porter The My-Wardrobe online store

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  • News

    Dena Silver | December 17, 2014

    Alexandre Vauthier Joins The Couture Calendar

    Five years after starting his eponymous label, Alexandre Vauthier has become a full-time member of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture. He was previously a guest member. But now, Vauthier will be a permanent fixture on the Couture Fashion Week line-up, and he can now tout his collections as haute couture. “I’m incredibly  honored to be recognized by my peers

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | December 17, 2014

    Joe Fresh Taps Henriette Ernst As SVP Of Women’s Design

    A fresh creative hire at Joe Fresh: Henriette Ernst has been named SVP of women’s design at the Canadian brand. Most recently, Ernst was VP and women’s design director chez Calvin Klein Collection; she was at the label since January 2012. Before Calvin Klein, Ernst was at Céline for two years as head designer of fabric and material development,

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | December 17, 2014

    Emporio Armani Discovers That Calvin Harris Is A Total Babe

    How did we miss the memo that DJ Calvin Harris is so easy on the eyes? The folks over at Emporio Armani got it, and they’ve nabbed the Grammy winner as the face of their Spring/Summer campaign. This is OK with us. He’ll also be fronting their Emporio Armani Eyewear and watch lines. Life appears

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  • News

    Dena Silver | December 17, 2014

    American Apparel Ousts Founder Dov Charney, Names Paula Schneider CEO

    Dov Charney, American Apparel’s founder and former president and CEO, has officially been dismissed. He was suspended from his chief executive position this past June, amid claims of sexual harassment and misuse of company funds, but he remained with the company as a consultant. Why is he being let go now? An investigation conducted by the brand

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | December 17, 2014

    Wintry Shades: 8 Dazzling Pairs Of Sunnies For The Frigid Months

    To all the naysayers who think sunglasses should be reserved strictly for summer, we beg to differ. It’s true, there are far fewer hours of daylight to properly show off your frames from December to February. But there are also a significantly higher amount of liquor-fueled holiday parties, which require quick recovery time. May we offer

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  • News

    The Daily | December 17, 2014

    Rafael Nadal Named Global Brand Ambassador For Tommy Hilfiger Underwear

    Tommy Hilfiger tapped pro tennis champion and 14-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal is to be their global brand ambassador for Tommy Hilfiger underwear and tailored clothing. Emphasis on underwear, darlings! Who doesn’t want to see Nadal in just a pair of boxer briefs? Sign us up. Nadal will lend his looks to the label starting

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | December 17, 2014

    Gareth Pugh Slated To Show In London

    Following a pit stop in New York last season, Gareth Pugh is bringing his fantastical, futuristic creations to London Fashion Week come February. Save for the stateside cameo on the NYFW schedule, Pugh has traditionally shown in Paris. Unlike September’s show move, which was comprised of a high-concept presentation, Pugh plans to show at LFW in future

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