Chic Report

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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. If you’re  in the need of a swimsuit stat, creative director Sabra Krock will be at the Everything But Water boutique at 1060 Madison Avenue this Saturday, April 24th, along

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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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  • Zachary Weiss | April 23, 2015

    Max Mara Creates The Whitney Bag With The Renzo Piano Building Workshop

    The latest in a string of parties celebrating the new Whitney Museum? Max Mara released their new Whitney Bag in collaboration with The Renzo Piano Building Workshop last eve. “The bag is a result of a dream,” said Max Mara creative director Ian Griffiths. “We decided that we wanted to become involved in sponsoring the

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  • Dena Silver | April 23, 2015

    Milly’s Michelle Smith On Bargain Shopping, Capri, And Her Kohl’s Collab

    Sudden springtime downpours didn’t stop the chic set from descending upon last night’s soirees last night in New York. But the most transportive of those parties was surely Kohl’s Milly for DesigNation launch. Held at the Mondrian Soho, the room had a definite Capri vibe going on, from the abundance of colorful frocks to the towers

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 23, 2015

    ‘Maggie’ Premieres In Tribeca: Schwarzenegger, Selfies, And Disco Tunes

    It’s probably a pretty good party when even the celebs in attendance are snapping selfies. That’s exactly what Arnold Schwarzenegger did last night avec Tribeca Film Festival honcho Robert DeNiro at The Cinema Society’s premiere of Maggie. The film stars Schwarzenegger, along with TV starlet Joely Richardson, whose latest stab at film appears to have been a huge success. The celebration

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | April 23, 2015

    CR Fashion Book’s Cheeky Take On Mini Bags

    Accessories fanatics, listen up! Our pals at CR Fashion Book exclusively shared a chic new story from their site with us, and it packs a lot of punch in some (very!) tiny proportions. The glossy’s associate fashion editor, Constance Feral, styled the shoot, where an expressive Jing Wen models the petite rouge wonders from the likes of Prada, Louis Vuitton,

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  • Peter Davis | April 23, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Meet Cleanse Queen Jamie Graber

    Summer is all about skin and a healthy, tasty juice cleanse slims down the bod and gives you that always-in-style glow. I’ve guzzled down a few cleanses but my favorite one is from Gingersnap’s Organic, which has an outpost on West 10th Street. For five days I did the cleanse which includes juice and real

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 22, 2015

    Report: Kate Moss To Sell Homemade Jam At Glastonbury Festival

    Back in 2010, we first heard the news that Kate Moss was going to add jam maker to her resume. Now, the rumors appear to be non-fiction…if you believe the Mirror. The British tab is reporting that Mrs. Hince will be selling her homemade jam at the Glastonbury Festival this summer, with profits donated to

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  • Dena Silver | April 22, 2015

    An Evening Of Influence At The Time 100 Gala

    Most soirees in New York are dotted with influencers: those people who shape our culture and set the tone for trends in art, fashion, music, politics, film, and beyond. But last night’s Time 100 Gala was absolutely teeming with influential folks. There were 100 of these notable names, to be exact, which ran the gamut from

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  • Peter Davis | April 22, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Party Report! Bulgari At The Ballet, Newlywed Dani Stahl In Bali

    The Youth America Grand Prix performance and dinner glittered with major ballet star wattage and head-spinning Bulgari jewelry. (YAGP is the largest international dance network and student ballet scholarship audition organization.) Teen Vogue‘s Amy Astley, donning Proenza Schouler avec Bulgari, was the gala chair. “I used to dance, but I wasn’t very good,” Amy told me. “I love the

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  • Eddie Roche | April 22, 2015

    It’s On! Donatella Versace Disputes Giorgio Armani’s Comments

    Don’t mess with the Versace family! Donatella Versace is defending her brother Gianni’s legacy after Giorgio Armani told The Sunday Times Magazine that the late designer once told him: ‘I dress sluts. You dress church ladies.’ His sister has issued a statement, saying: “I find it extremely rude and tasteless that Mr Armani has once again put

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 22, 2015

    ‘Adult Beginners’ Premiere Brings Out The Chic Set

    “I was very lucky that the script came to me with Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale, and Nick Kroll attached, thankfully!” Adult Beginners director Ross Katz told The Daily before the Cinema Society and Brooks Brothers-sponsored screening of his newest indie project. “All of these wonderful actors came for a day or two. It was a revolving door

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | April 22, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 7: AntiGravity AIRbarre At Crunch

    Ready for the latest installment of Fitness Dossier, an endorphin-addled exploration of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town? Some you’ve heard tons about and others might not be on your radar yet, so we’re sweating it out for you and getting the scoop from the talents behind these hip perspiration

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  • Dena Silver | April 22, 2015

    Earth Day Alert: Reformation Launches An Eco-Friendly Initiative, RefScale

    Rather than going green for Earth Day, Reformation is going transparent. In honor of the holiday, the brand is debuting RefScale, a program that offers consumers details on the factors required for the production of each garment. This will include figures on the amount of water and carbon dioxide used to create each piece, placing the numbers

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 21, 2015

    Inside Chanel’s Tenth Annual Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner

    Chilly, rainy weather didn’t stop the chic set from donning their tweed twinsets last night at Balthazar, where Chanel hosted the 10th annual Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner. The perfectly Parisian Soho staple was reconfigured a but to accommodate a bevy of fashion and film luminaries, in addition to an over-the-top red carpet set up

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  • Eddie Roche | April 21, 2015

    Pitti Uomo Announces 2015 Guest Designers

    Ciao! Pitti Uomo announced today that Moschino will be heading to Florence this June as guest menswear designer, which will also mark the brand’s first men’s runway show in Italy since Jeremy Scott joined as creative director. “In Jeremy Scott’s collections, we see the humor, the irreverence, the tendency to explode myths, and the manipulation

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  • Eddie Roche | April 21, 2015

    The Fashion Icons Come Out for Fern Mallis

    “I’m verklempt!” Fern Mallis told us last night on the 3rd floor of Saks Fifth Avenue as she signed copies of her new book Fashion Lives: Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis. Many of the very icons featured in the book came out to toast her tome, including Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, John Varvatos, Bill Cunningham,

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