• Runway

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 19, 2014

    Fendi Spring 2015

    Fast and furious! For Spring, Karl Lagerfeld and Silvia Venturi Fendi trotted out a zippy blue and rouge orchid motif to kick off Fendi’s latest showing on a highway-esque catwalk splashed with a median line. Between the bursts of pattern, excellent cropped jackets and piece-y miniskirts came out to play. To wit: look 15′s exquisitely fabricated grey leather

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | September 19, 2014

    Ask Our Newsstand Guy!

    ABC numbers aside, how are your glossies really faring? As always, our trusty newsstand expert Manish Golchha weighs in from behind the counter of 37th Street’s premiere fashion district resource, Magazine Café. What’s selling? What’s flopping? Answers ahead. BY EDDIE ROCHE What’s new with your business? A lot of changes are happening. The biggest story

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  • News

    Dena Silver | September 19, 2014

    King Arthur Elgort

    Legendary lensman Arthur Elgort pulled fashion photography out of the studio and into the streets, where it’s stayed ever since. Looking back on his singular career, he talks Anna, Ansel, and his new pal, Joe Zee. BY CHRISTOPHER TENNANT You’ve published a number of books over the years. What’s the idea behind your latest one? It’s my whole

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  • News

    Eddie Roche | September 19, 2014

    Network News With CBS Watch!

    Fusing fashion, travel, and CBS star power, Watch! has been quietly redefining what an entertainment mag can be. EIC Jeremy Murphy and his aide-de-camp, director of photography Christopher Ross, took us out to Bar Pleiades at the Surrey hotel to give us the lowdown. BY EDDIE ROCHE How did you two meet? Jeremy Murphy: Chris

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  • News

    Dena Silver | September 19, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… George Clooney’s Wedding Suit Is Confirmed to be Giorgio Armani, By Armani Himself The designer confirmed the details after his Milan fashion show The Giambattista Valli Girls Celebrate the Launch of Giamba The ready-to-wear label made

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 18, 2014

    Prada’s Surprise Opener: Gemma Ward!

    After six (!!) years away from the runway, Gemma Ward strutted her stuff at Prada’s Spring ’15 show this afternoon in Milan. Since her last spin on the catwalk, Ward became a mommy (aww alert!) and has dabbled in silver screen roles. Gemma, we’ve missed you so! Also making a cameo in Prada’s latest threads on a sandy runway: Lara

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  • Runway

    Dena Silver | September 18, 2014

    Max Mara Spring 2015

    Prepare for a bit of a time warp to the decade du season: Max Mara took a trip to the early ’70s for Spring. The influence was spelled out clearly in hues of rust, camel, and brown, but it was also found in fabrics including suede trousers and a crochet sweater. To further prove the point, pussy

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | September 18, 2014

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 52: EJ Briones, InStyle’s Eric Wilson and Cindy Weber Cleary

    As you know from following the Assistant Files, being a top-tier assistant requires balancing workloads and perfecting the art of multi-tasking. EJ Briones brings those skills to a higher level by having twice the bosses. He tackles the schedules and various other pressing issues for InStyle‘s fashion news director Eric Wilson and fashion director Cindy Weber Cleary. Not to mention,

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 18, 2014

    Chic Chatter: What’s YOUR Relationship With Your Phone’s Battery?

    We asked, you answered: How do you get along with your cell phone’s battery? It’s a tumultuous relationship for many. Without further ado, the chic set’s thoughts on being juiced (and surviving sans charge). WSJ.‘s Kristina O’Neill: “I pretty aggressively charge my phone between shows, so I never run out of battery!” Mad Men‘s Kiernan Shipka: “The Mophie case

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | September 18, 2014

    Jeremy Scott To Launch Moschino Capsule Collection In Milan Tonight

    When Jeremy Scott unveils his second collection for Moschino in Milan tonight at 8:00 PM (2:00 PM EST/ 11:00 AM PST), he will also be unveiling a capsule collection in the vein of last season’s array of fast-food inspired accessories like the ubiquitous iPhone covers with the McDonald’s logo. For this season, all we know is

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  • Runway

    Dena Silver | September 18, 2014

    Francesco Scognamiglio Spring 2015

    Sleepwear’s gone chic. thanks to Francesco Scognamiglio’s Spring offering. The collection opened up with a spate of baby blue silk pieces, decorated with bits of lace, which certainly lent a boudoir-esque feeling. The sheer dresses and floaty skirts revealed a peek of underpinnings, mostly in the form of high-waisted briefs. But the most successful bedroom looks translated into

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  • Runway

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 18, 2014

    Alberta Ferretti Spring 2015

    Dreamy, ethereal prettiness: Alberta Ferretti‘s got the market cornered on all things wispy and feminine, and she didn’t disappoint this season. Nude floor-grazers in  beautifully worked gauzy layers dominated the collection, along with an array of pitch-perfect white frocks sporting incredible detailing, the most perfect takes on eyelet and floral embroidery around. Pastels balanced out the emphasis on

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  • Runway

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 18, 2014

    No. 21 Spring 2015

    Boxy shapes and a mishmash of crisp button-down shirting and girlish, sheer eyelets and embroidery, often cinched at the waist aggressively with mannish black leather belts, was Alessandro Dell’acqua‘s Spring look chez No.21. A bit of military, a bit of boudoir chic nighttime dressing, and lovely embellishment ruled throughout. Those oversized duchesse satin bow adorned mules, in rich

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | September 18, 2014

    Critic’s Choice With Vanessa Friedman

    After clocking nearly a dozen years as the Financial Times’ go-to fashion gal, Vanessa Friedman arrived at The New York Times to tackle the big, bad title of chief fashion critic—and also serve as the paper’s fashion director. Just don’t call her the new Cathy Horyn! BY ALEXANDRA ILYASHOV Was a stint at The New York

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  • Media

    Eddie Roche | September 18, 2014

    Perfect Ten With Esquire’s Nick Sullivan

    Can you believe it’s been a decade since Esquire fashion director Nick Sullivan crossed the pond? The Daily raised a glass with the natty British import as he looked back fondly on his time in the menswear trenches. BY EDDIE ROCHE Congrats, Nick! It really doesn’t feel like a decade, but I don’t think anything

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | September 18, 2014

    Aussie Invasion: Meet Designer Dion Lee

    The Outback’s latest star designer is 28-year-old Dion Lee, whose collections are earning stellar reviews stateside—not to mention hefty orders from Net-A-Porter and Bergdorf Goodman. BY PAIGE REDDINGER How did you get your start in fashion? I studied fashion in Sydney and I was invited to present my graduate collection at Australian Fashion Week. I

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | September 18, 2014

    Fausto Puglisi Spring 2015

    Fausto Puglisi‘s shows are always a fun, energetic treat. You can expect plenty of Italian decadence, bursts of color, and eye popping patterns. Mercifully, here we didn’t have yet another ’70s-inspired showing. This season chez Puglisi, it was all about the suburban gladiator, apparently. There were skirts worn over pants, like an opening number on

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | September 18, 2014

    Greige Ambition

    WHAT: Iro Jova Leather Jacket WHY: Bored of black leather jackets? Look no further than Iro’s greige take on the archetypal wardrobe staple. The biker chic look gets an upgrade with supple lambskin leather and a unique neutral hue. This topper is also tricked out with a belted waist with snaps and exposed zipper on

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  • News

    Dena Silver | September 18, 2014

    Links of The Daily

    Your morning dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for today’s Links of The Daily… Audrey Hepburn’s Granddaughter To Make Runway Debut At Lanvin Emma Ferrer, the budding model doesn’t even belong to an agency, yet Michael Gordon’s Next Act The Bumble & Bumble founder on his next innovation

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | September 17, 2014

    Gucci Spring 2015

    Yes, it was the ’70s again. If the runways in New York, London, and Milan are any indication, you’ll be wearing this era come spring. Time to purchase a pair of bell bottoms, darlings. Gucci was at the height of its fame as a luxury house in the ’70s, so the brand was right at home

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