• 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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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | August 21, 2014

    Chatting Up Maria Sharapova At The CFDA’s Fashion Targets Breast Cancer Shindig

    Last night, the CFDA and Maria Sharapova toasted the 20th anniversary of the Fashion Targets Breast Cancer initiative, which has raised $54 million to date worldwide. The poised princess of the courts aced the evening from the moment she slipped out of a Porsche wearing a nude and white cut out dress by Marc Jacobs. Party goers, including CFDA

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | August 21, 2014

    Laure Hériard-Dubreuil Plans To Open The Webster Men’s

    Miami retail whiz Laure Hériard-Dubreuil is opening up her third boutique in September. The retailer will be opening up her first menswear shop, The Webster Men’s in the Bal Harbour Shops on Collins Avenue. Hériard-Dubreuil opened her first boutique, The Webster Miami, in 2009 and following its success, opened The Webster Bal Harbour in December of last

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | August 21, 2014

    Gilt Is Launching A Scavenger Hunt

    On the prowl for a vintage Chanel bag or Rolex? Be prepared to go on the hunt this Saturday when Gilt launches Gilt Rush. Starting at noon ET, the flash sales site will announces clues across all of their social platforms (@gilt) as to where you might find the $3,400 black quilted Chanel bag or

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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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  • Hamptons

    Dena Silver | August 21, 2014

    Donna Karan’s Tips To Living The Life Of Luxury

    Everything you’ve head about the Hamptons being a spot of luxurious is absolutely true. Thus, we turned to the doyenne of the East End, otherwise known as Urban Zen’s Donna Karan, to get her tips and tricks on keeping things luxe from nine to five and beyond… 1. The ultimate luxury: “Time to myself. I never have enough of

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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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