• News

    Dena Silver | March 30, 2015

    Yoox Group In Talks To Buy Net-A-Porter

    On Thursday, rumors surfaced regarding Amazon’s interest in purchasing luxury e-tailer Net-A-Porter. However, Yoox Group dropped a press release today detailing their interest in purchasing the site. Based in Italy, Yoox Group was founded in 2000, and owns Yoox.com, which sells the likes of Lanvin, Valentino, Alexander Wang, and Moschino. Additionally, the  company owns two other multi-brand online

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | March 27, 2015

    The Frick’s Young Fellows Ball: ‘A Dance At The Spanish Court’

    Last night, the stylish social set came out to support The Frick Museum for “A Dance at the Spanish Court”. The evening was chaired by Lydia Fenet Delaney, Sarah Flint, Elizabeth Kurpis, Lucy Jane Lang, Amory McAndrew, Joann Pailey, Lauren Remington Platt, and Jennifer Wright. The evening’s theme inspired everything from Spanish mantilla headresses, matador

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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

    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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  • Models

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 27, 2015

    Lindsay Ellingson’s Makeup Line, Wander Beauty, Launches April 13

    A very pretty side project: Lindsay Ellingson will debut Wander Beauty, a cosmetics label available on QVC and at WanderBeauty.com come April 13. The mod paired up with Harvard Business School grad and QVC alum Divya Gugnani on the line. They’ll roll out a blush/highlighter combo called the On-the-Glow Blush & Highlighter Duo Stick as its first product, available in

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | March 27, 2015

    Wildfox Serves Up A Chic Slice Of Italy For Fall 2015

    When it comes to cheekiness, Wildfox takes the cake. So when an invitation for their Fall 2015 presentation arrived in our inbox, and we saw the event was in the heart of Little Italy at a resto called Il Cortile, we knew we were in for a treat. Indeed: Guests who trekked to this authentic Italian eatery were rewarded

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  • 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

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 27, 2015

    Vice Munchies And Morgans Hotel Group’s Latest ‘Dinner Party’ Featuring Statebird Provisions

    John Martin, publisher of Vice; Stuart Brioza and Nicole Kransinski of State Bird Provisions; Alan Philips, CMO Morgans Hotel Group The third installment of “Dinner Party,” Morgans Hotel Group’s pair-up with Vice’s brilliant food channel, Munchies, came to NYC’s Royalton Hotel last eve. Adored San Francisco restaurant State Bird Provisions whipped up the menu of delectably off-kilter

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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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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 27, 2015

    Brookfield Place Opens Its Doors

    Brookfield Place finally flung open its doors yesterday, with many of the haute retailers on the upscale shopping spot’s roster open and ready for business. The crowds popped into gleaming new outposts of stores like Diane von Furstenberg, Michael Kors, J. Crew, Paul Smith, Vince, and Satya. Bonobos’ stylishly-appointed digs were doling out truffled Umami

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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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