• News

    Dena Silver | April 28, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: DVF’s First CEO, Naomi’s Web Series

    Your midday dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits…  DVF Paves Way For The Future The designer shares what compelled her to hire her first CEO, Paola Riva Naomi Campbell Lands New Web Series She’s going to be the executive producer and star of

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    Dena Silver | April 28, 2015

    Schiaparelli Hires Valentino’s Bertrand Guyon As Design Director

    Not familiar with the name Bertrand Guyon? You will be soon: He’s been tapped as Schiaparelli’s new design director. Guyon’s predecessor, Marco Zanini, left this past November after a two season stint with the brand. Why such an abrupt departure? Some speculated that Zanini wasn’t content at the maison, but other sources claim that execs at the brand, which is

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    Eddie Roche | April 28, 2015

    And The New Victoria’s Secret Angels Are….

    Victoria’s Secret has a history of making models household names and major mint, but it’s that day when you officially become an angel that really puts a girl over the edge. Today the names of the latest girls to follow in the  wingsteps of Lily Aldridge, Stephanie Seymour, and Gisele Bundchen was announced by the brand.

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    Peter Davis | April 28, 2015

    The Whitney’s Party Princesses

    The brand spanking new Whitney Museum on Gansevoort Street has dominated the social scene for days, topping off art star dinners and private tours with a blowout opening party hosted by Max Mara on Friday night. Renzo Piano‘s $422-million dollar, ship-shaped, tiered building was bustling with New York beauties, including everyone from Sarah Jessica Parker

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    Peter Davis | April 28, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Kristopher Haigh Launches 1K Hats

    Handsome Kristopher Haigh likes baseball caps so much that he’s launched 1K, a line of minimal, modern haute-cool hats that are all made in Brooklyn. 1K’s e-commerce site launched yesterday and guys are clicking ‘buy’ as we speak. To get the 411 on K1, I spoke to Kris. Congratulations on 1K! I have wanted to do my

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    Eddie Roche | April 27, 2015

    How Prabal Gurung Is Helping With Relief Efforts In Nepal

    Prabal Gurung set up a relief fund over the weekend to raise funds for his native Nepal, which was hit by a devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake on Saturday. Over $225,000 in donations have been raised for the Shikshya Foundation Nepal’s relief fund, with a goal of $500,000. “I’m from Nepal originally and still have many friends

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    Alexandra Ilyashov | April 27, 2015

    Edun Taps Julien Labat As CEO

    A new exec chez Edun: Julien Labat has been named CEO at the brand. Labat’s predecessor, Janice Sullivan, was at Edun since 2009. As for the new chief exec at the label, which was founded by Ali Hewson and Bono? Labat was previously at Carven, where he was commercial director. Prior to joining Carven six years ago, Labat did stints at Jean Paul Gaultier and Paule

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | April 27, 2015

    Condé Nast Is Turning Style.com Into An E-Commerce Destination

    Big changes ahead for Style.com: The site is transitioning into the international e-commerce space. The new Style.com will debut in the UK sometime this fall, followed by an entrée into the U.S. market in 2016. After that, Asia and select areas of Europe will have access to the site’s shopping platform. What does this mean for Style.com’s editorial staff?

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    Peter Davis | April 27, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Party Report! Mad Men At Boom, DJ Mad Marj, Waris + Johan Do Williamsburg

    This weekend, I caught total Saturday night fever and hit three big parties in one night. First up: Louis Vuitton’s Lesley Thompson‘s private soirée for her husband, who turned the big 5-0 at the Boom Boom Room. “Mad Men” was the theme, and everyone dressed the part (big, beautiful hair for the girls, trim suits and

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    Dena Silver | April 27, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: John Galliano To Talk Fashion At A Synagogue, Karl’s Collecting Habits

    Your midday dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… John Galliano Is Hosting A Fashion Talk In A London Synagogue The designer appears to (still) be working on making amends for those anti-Semitic comments What Has Karl Got 300,000 Of? Here’s a

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | April 27, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    There’s nothing quite like starting a Monday on a media-savvy note, right? Of course! We’ve got your latest recap of The Daily Media, where we discuss who went where, who got promoted, and all the latest PR gains. Where did Lucky‘s fashion features editor end up? Who got bumped up to senior fashion editor at Niche Media?

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    Eddie Roche | April 27, 2015

    OMNIA Nightclub Debuts In Vegas, Courting The Fashion Tribe

    Need an excuse to head to Vegas for a weekend? May we suggest a trip to OMNIA Nightclub, which officially opened its doors at Caesars Palace on Friday night; it’s an instant Sin City game changer. The new club from Hakkasan Group welcomed guests such as P. Diddy, Gordon Ramsey, Sarah Hyland, and Teen Wolf cast members

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | April 24, 2015

    Gabriella Forte Named CEO At David Yurman

    David Yurman has tapped Gabriella Forte as CEO. Yurman himself had been CEO for the past 14 months, following the departure of Glen Senk. Forte has been a longtime board member chez Yurman. She was most recently general manager of Dolce & Gabbana’s beauty division, in addition to being a senior consultant at the maison. Forte has also worked at the

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    Eddie Roche | April 24, 2015

    What’s Bringing Naomi Campbell And Calvin Harris Together For A Night?

    This weekend Naomi Campbell is adding DJ to her many list of talents: She’ll be taking over the turntables for the opening of OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas tonight. The club is courting the fashion crowd by partnering with W for the kickoff bash, which will also include a set by Grammy winner

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    Dena Silver | April 24, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Eva Mendes’ New Beauty Gig, Saint Laurent Sues

    Your midday dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Eva Mendes Is A New Face Of Estée Lauder She’ll star in a campaign for the brand’s new anti-aging skincare collection Saint Laurent Is Suing Makers Of Parody YSL Shirts Jeanine Heller of

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    The Daily Front Row | April 24, 2015

    The DVF Awards: An Inspirational Eve At The U.N.

    Last night, Diane von Furstenberg and Tina Brown hosted the 6th annual DVF Awards at the U.N., with a pretty stellar cast of presenters on hand: Naomi Campbell, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Dakota Fanning, and Maggie Gyllenhaal. As for the winners? The Inspiration Award went to former congresswoman Gabby Gifford and the People’s Voice Award went to Jody Landers and Becky Straw of The Adventure Project, while a duo of International Awards

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  • Chic Report

    Dena Silver | April 24, 2015

    A Jamaican Jaunt Avec Nicole Miller And Trop Rouge’s Christina Caradona

    Chicsters craving a respite from New York’s so-called spring temps found themselves at Miss Lily’s 7A in Alphabet City last night. The reason? Celebrating Nicole Miller‘s Spring 2015 ad campaign, staring Christina Caradona, the blogger behind Trop Rogue. The images and video to accompany the collection were totally tropical, this was quite a fitting setting for a celebratory dinner. Despite

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | April 24, 2015

    The Daily Media: 30 Moves To Discuss

    Jenna Gottlieb, formerly fashion features editor at Lucky, has been named features editor at Shopbop and East Dane. Faye Brennan, formerly senior associate editor at Women’s Health, has been named senior editor at the publication. Matt Ericson, formerly deputy graphics director at The New York Times, has been named associate editor at the publication. Ryan McCarthy,

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    Dena Silver | April 24, 2015

    A Look At How Everything But Water Is Celebrating 30 Year In The Biz

    Everything But Water has been celebrating the humble swimsuit for 30 years. They’re toasting three decades with a ton of super chic collaborations and some cross country events. This past Friday, April 24, those in the need of a swimsuit stat were able to chat and shop with creative director Sabra Krock and Araks designer Araks Yeramyan at the Everything

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    Eddie Roche | April 24, 2015

    Hamish Bowles Master Class Avec Catherine Martin

    Recently, Swarovski hosted a Tribeca Film Festival talk with costume designer Catherine Martin, whose screen credits include The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge, and Australia. There’s also those four Oscars on her shelf (making her the most awarded Australian in Oscar history) and marriage to director and longtime collaborator Baz Luhrmann. Hamish Bowles spoke with Martin,

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