Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | August 28, 2015

    “China: Through the Looking Glass” Is Set to Close

    The clock is ticking to catch the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute exhibition China: Through the Looking Glass, which closes next weekend. Today the museum announced it will be extending hours on Friday, September 4th, and Saturday, September 5th, remaining open to the public for three additional hours, closing at midnight. The exhibition, which opened on May

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  • Eddie Roche | August 27, 2015

    Gisele Bündchen Stars in Stuart Weitzman’s First Commercial

    Gisele Bündchen, the face (and legs!) of Stuart Weitzman’s Fall collection, is dancing her way to this weekend’s MTV Video Music Awards. The supermod will appear in Stuart Weitzman’s first-ever television commercial, “Make That Move,” which will debut during the August 30th show. The black-and-white spot, directed by Mario Testino, shows Mrs. Brady doing the Electric Slide in

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  • Sydney Sadick | August 27, 2015

    A Word with Candace Bushnell

    There’s one woman responsible for your obsession with Lipstick Jungle, The Carrie Diaries, and of course, Sex and the City: Candace Bushnell. The author, who recently released her latest novel, Killing Monica—a story about a renowned writer whose novels about a young woman making her way in Manhattan have spawned into a series of blockbuster films but who

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  • Zachary Weiss | August 26, 2015

    Tommy Hilfiger Hosts “Strip Tennis” Match to Welcome Rafael Nadal

    Rafael Nadal began his reign yesterday as the new face of Tommy Hilfiger’s newest range of underwear, tailored garments, and fragrance, TH Bold, and what better way to celebrate than with a tennis match? Team Tommy chose to descend upon Bryant Park with a tennis court—in brand-appropriate colors, bien sûr!—for a bit of “sexy tennis,” in

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  • Sydney Sadick | August 24, 2015

    Blogger Spotlight! Moti Ankari of The Metro Man

    We discovered Moti Ankari, the blogger behind The Metro Man (TMM), singing “Tearin’ Up My Heart” in front of Jennifer Hudson a few weeks back. Yes, you heard us–at the pop star’s karoake night in celebration of her New York & Co. denim campaign launch, where Ankari, well, killed it. He gave us the scoop on his music interests,

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  • Eddie Roche | August 21, 2015

    Hannah Bronfman and Brendan Fallis to Become Mr. and Mrs.

    Fashion cuties Hannah Bronfman and Brendan Fallis, who have been together since 2011, got engaged this week, announcing their impending nuptials on their Instagram accounts. Fallis dropped the question aboard a sailboat on the Hudson River with a Monique Péan ring on hand to sweeten the deal. “I feel very lucky to have met someone where I

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  • Sydney Sadick | August 21, 2015

    A Moment with…Carole Radziwill

    We caught up with author, Real Housewives of New York star and birthday girl Carole Radziwill at What Goes Around Comes Around’s kick off party for the Hampton Classic last eve. Take it away, Carole!  Happy birthday! How’s it going? It’s great! What better way to spend my birthday than shopping the closet of What Goes

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  • Eddie Roche | August 20, 2015

    Grandma’s Night Out

    Lily Tomlin reminds the world how good she is at being Lily Tomlin in the upcoming Grandma, which had a screening on Tuesday night in Manhattan with The Cinema Society and Kate Spade. “Personally when I hear too many good things about a movie, it makes me really nervous,” director Paul Weitz said before the film

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  • Eddie Roche | August 20, 2015

    Next Big Thing? Knock Knock Comes Knockin’

    Now that we’re all familiar with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Periscope, and SnapChat, another new kid in social media has arrived. Yesterday, we were introduced to a new (and free!) application, Knock Knock, which bills itself as “the app that makes the world a little less awkward, one connection at a time.” The mobile app is set to

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  • Sydney Sadick | August 19, 2015

    Catching Up With Prism’s Anna Laub

    Style editor-turned-fashion designer Anna Laub has been killing it on the resort front since launching Prism in 2009. From beachwear and swimwear to beach bags and espadrilles, the Brit chats with us about her summer collection and what she’s been up to as of late. What made you think that the world needed Prism? I needed

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  • Eddie Roche | August 18, 2015

    Pier59 Announces NYFW Roster

    Pier59 Studios has announced their roster of designers who will be showing in September and there’s several newbies on the roster. The Spring/Summer 2016 collections showing will include: Berenik, Cadet, Custo Barcelona, Degen, Fashion Palette, Flagpole Swim by Megan Balch and Jaime Barker, Frankie B, GenArt Fresh Faces in Fashion, Giulietta, Harlem’s Fashion Row, Jay Godfrey, Julianna

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  • Sydney Sadick | August 18, 2015

    Blogger Spotlight! Kat Tanita of With Love From Kat

    For the past four years, Kat Tanita has made a name for herself as the founder and blogger behind With Love From Kat. Between collaborating with brands and developing a new travel app to recently moving to Paris (mais oui!), the blogger gave us the lowdown on what she’s been up to lately.  Blog description,

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  • Eddie Roche | August 18, 2015

    Beach Bumming! With Trainer Jaimie Morales

    Looking for a way to spice up your workout in the final stretch of summer? Jaimie Morales has you covered!  What’s the scoop on your Saturday morning class at Gibson Lane Beach in Sagaponack? It’s all about a challenging mix of cardio, core, strength, and length routines while giving specific postural cues to achieve a

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  • Eddie Roche | August 17, 2015

    How Heavy Is Your September Issue? Someone Counted!

      Today, The New York Post‘s Timothy Mitchell graded the major fashion glossies’ September issues with W and Elle receiving the highest accolade of four purple lipstick kisses (the New York Post‘s version of stars) for their issues with cover girls Gigi Hadid and Keira Knightley, respectively. The ranking is as follows: one lipstick kiss means you should

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  • Eddie Roche | August 17, 2015

    What Designer Has Given MTV’s Moonman A Makeover?

    Everybody needs a little update once in awhile and MTV’s iconic Moonman is getting some work done. Winners picking up an MTV Video Music Award on Sunday, August 30th will take home a Moonman with a new look courtesy of Jeremy Scott. The limited-edition statue will be the color of standard SMPTE bars used in TV testing, don

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  • Eddie Roche | August 17, 2015

    Stephanie Smith Departs Page Six

    Yahoo is on a hiring roll lately. Today they announced longtime Page Six reporter Stephanie Smith has been named senior editor of Yahoo Food. Smith joined the The New York Post in December 2009 and is also behind the popular food blog 300Sandwiches.com. She also spent over three years as a media reporter for Women’s Wear Daily. Earlier this year

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  • Eddie Roche | August 14, 2015

    Exclusive! A First Look at Gents’ Sexy Fall Campaign

    Gents has launched their first campaign since 2013, starring Wilhelmina model Jake Mast and Max Bosworth and with up and coming photog Brent Weber behind the camera. The cap line, founded by former Calvin Klein publicist Josh Reed, is currently expanding for fall in department stores such as Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue and is featured in this month’s Esquire feature, A Great

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  • Eddie Roche | August 13, 2015

    People StyleWatch Becomes a Cool Kid

    We have our paws on the September issue of the new and improved People StyleWatch and there are some significant and welcome changes under the new direction of editor Lisa Arbetter, who took the helm in March. Last night, Arbetter, editorial director Ariel Foxman, and Olivia Palermo with Revolve hosted a bash to celebrate their “total” makeover at The High

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  • Sydney Sadick | August 13, 2015

    A Moment with … Adam Lippes

    Last eve, we caught up with Adam Lippes, the latest designer to collaborate with Target for a limited edition collection, at the duo’s picnic-style summer fête. The Rockefeller Center rooftop digs were decked out in plaid, which makes perfect sense considering the collection’s theme is “plaid takeover.” Attendees, who included Zanna Roberts Rassi, Something Navy’s Arielle Nachmani, Francisco Costa, and Mickey Boardman, sipped champagne and nibbled

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  • Peter Davis | August 12, 2015

    Bruce Weber, Cynthia Rowley, Jenne Lombardo et al. Support Surfrider

    Montauk is more than just all-night ragers at hot spots like Harbor and the popular after-hours dive bar Liars. The Surfrider Foundation, dedicated to protecting the world’s oceans and beaches, hosted a benefit high on a hill at a private house overlooking Lake Montauk. Called Two Coasts: One Ocean, the night was an inaugural kickoff

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