Chic Report

  • Dena Silver | October 21, 2014

    Sergio Rossi’s Angelo Ruggeri Kicks It At Saks Fifth Avenue

    Was it Monday or Shoesday last eve? On Saks Fifth Avenue’s eighth floor, it was certainly the latter: Sergio Rossi’s design director, Angelo Ruggeri, was being honored at a champagne-fueled cocktail hour. Olivia Chantecaille and Natalya Poniatowski hosted the occasion, bedecked in colorful pumps. The well-heeled crowd included Stefano Tonchi, Indre Rockefeller, and Karen Mulligan. While Ruggeri was signing complimentary

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  • Eddie Roche | October 21, 2014

    Introducing…Renee Zellweger

    Last night, a new actress burst onto the scene in Hollywood named Renee Zellweger. She completes us. The ingenue hit the red carpet with Doyle Bramhall II at Elle’s 21st annual Women in Hollywood Awards at the Four Seasons, along with honorees Jessica Lange, Brie Larson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey, and Elizabeth Banks. The evening was emceed by

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  • Dena Silver | October 21, 2014

    Remembering Oscar de la Renta In Pictures

    With the sad news of the passing of Oscar de la Renta, we can’t help but think back on the designer’s glorious legacy of beautiful, often dramatic frocks. Not only did he deeply love fashion, he loved talking about fashion and he loved the people that comprise the industry. What better way to remember him

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  • Dena Silver | October 21, 2014

    Getting Down With James Brown At The Mr. Dynamite Screening

    As one might expect, an HBO Documentary Films production based on James Brown’s life is just as lively and wild as the late singer was. Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown, was directed by Alex Gibney and was produced by Mick Jagger. So, what was it like working alongside The Rolling Stones’ lead singer? “It

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  • The Daily | October 20, 2014

    Joseph Altuzarra Gets Hitched

    Congrats are in order to CFDA winner Joseph Altuzarra, who married real estate developer Seth Weissman at the recently reopened Rainbow Room on Saturday night. We hear Vogue is covering the wedding for a future issue and Anna Wintour, Alexander Wang, and Jenna Lyons were a few of the VIP friends in attendance to cheer the

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  • Eddie Roche | October 20, 2014

    Fancy Meeting Christian Louboutin And Elisa Sednaoui?

    If a luxury weekend in Paris meeting Christian Louboutin appeals to you (and we’re not sure we want to be friends with you if it doesn’t), #MyGoodness has put together a clever offer to raise money for The Elisa Sednaoui Foundation. Anybody who donates to the foundation via MyGoodness.com has a chance to win a weekend

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 20, 2014

    Chic Reads: Donna Karan’s Aliza Licht Pens A Book

    Social media savant Aliza Licht, perhaps best known as DknyPRGirl, is spilling her tricks of the trade in her debut book, Leave Your Mark, which will be out come May. A career guide of sorts, the title has a quartet of sections, each with peppy, success-centric names: “Kill It In Your Career,” “Rock Social Media” (of course!), “Creating the

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  • Dena Silver | October 20, 2014

    Dreaming Of Spring/Summer 2015 With Ann Taylor’s Lisa Axelson

    Despite the fact that we’re inching ever closer to the winter chill, why not daydream about spring for a moment or two? We got a jump start on mentally prepping our wardrobes for warmer temps at the recent Ann Taylor Spring/Summer preview, held in Times Square last week. The brand’s creative director, Lisa Axelson, culled inspiration for the crisp

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  • Peter Davis | October 17, 2014

    The Daily Davis: Alex Wang’s Wide World of Sports

    Shirtless male models doing flips on trampolines…Studio 54 silver confetti raining down on Jessica Chastain’s red coif…Karlie Kloss in black football gear…the return of Missy Elliott. Welcome to Alexander Wang’s mega H&M runway show and launch party. Wang got movie stars and fashion’s A-list to trek up to the Armory Foundation on (gulp) west 169th Street.

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  • Peter Davis | October 17, 2014

    Behind The Scenes At Chanel With Karl, Gisele And Baz!

    Did you miss the majorly chic Chanel dinner celebrating the screening of No5 The Film, entitled The One That I Want, that was written and directed by Baz Luhrmann and stars Gisele Bundchen surfing? Fear not! Here Baz, Gisele, and Karl talk about the sexy short movie. Now is the time to go order that

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  • Eddie Roche | October 17, 2014

    Michael Kors Brings Anna Wintour A Special Delivery

    Last night’s annual God’s Love We Deliver 2014 Golden Heart Awards Celebration brought together two titans of American fashion: Anna Wintour was awarded the Michael Kors Award for Outstanding Community Service by Mr. Kors himself. “I’m totally excited, and so, so proud of her,” Anna’s daughter, Bee Shaffer, told The Daily. While Bee gets daily face time with her

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  • Eddie Roche | October 17, 2014

    YesterDaily: That Dishy Joan Rivers

    New feature alert! We’ll be looking back on some of the greatest interviews from The Daily archives, and there’s no better start than a redux of our chat with the late and great Joan Rivers when we chatted with her in 2011. Still can’t believe she’s not a part of our world, but her funny

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  • Eddie Roche | October 17, 2014

    Male Model Moments: Meet Walter Savage

    One of the buzziest male mods these days is Walter Savage, the latest guy on the rise to answer our deep questions as we wind down the week. What was he like as a kid? How’d he spend his first paycheck as a mod? What’s his secret talent? Let’s get to it. Plus! Count how

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  • Dena Silver | October 17, 2014

    Simon Holloway Preps For Hogan’s E-Commerce Reboot

    With Hogan slated to make its e-commerce return to the States in February 2015, creative director Simon Holloway‘s designs will be easier to nab in one place. This will be the first time the entire Hogan collection will be available on their own site in the U.S. since 2009. The Italian brand churns out covetable collections of Holloway-designed

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  • The Daily | October 17, 2014

    Dress Shopping 101! With The Bachelorette’s Andi Dorfman And Josh Murray

    Earlier this week, we headed to Kleinfeld to check out the latest Mark Zunino bridal gowns, and The Bachelorette’s Andi Dorfman and the chosen beau, Josh Murray, were front row to take in the frock parade. First, a bit about the dresses, which were designed exclusively for Kleinfeld: inspired by the movement of water, the mix of short frocks and floor-sweeping

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  • Paige Reddinger | October 16, 2014

    Wolford Wows Editors With Dance Performance By Oui Danse

    Legs, legs, legs! If anyone has better legs than models, it’s dancers. To celebrate their 65th anniversary, luxury hosiery and underwear company Wolford brought in dance group Oui Danse to give a two-hour choreographed performance. Editors sipped champagne and wine at Highline Stages while watching the leggy dancers in their Wolford tights put on a

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  • Eddie Roche | October 16, 2014

    Halloween Suggestions From Patricia Field

    Nobody loves October 3st more than the legendary Patricia Field, who called us this week to offer some suggestions on how to answer that age old question: What should I be for Halloween? Field has ideas for boys and girls that can conveniently be found at her store (306 Bowery between Houston and Bleecker) and website PatriciaField.com. Plus,

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  • Eddie Roche | October 16, 2014

    Sports News! GQ Names The Most Stylish NFL Player…

    GQ announced today that San Francisco 49ers footballer Colin Kaepernick is the winner of their Style Wars. The chic athlete competition pitted football players Victor Cruz (New York Giants), Cam Newton (Carolina Panthers), Eric Decker (New York Jets), Larry Fitzgerald (Arizona Cardinals), Arian Foster (Houston Texans), Earl Thomas (Seattle Seahawks), Michael Crabtree (San Francisco 49ers), Demarco Murray (Dallas Cowboys), Donte Whitner (Cleveland Browns), Eric Ebron (Detroit Lions), and Randall Cobb (Green Bay Packers) against each

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 16, 2014

    Chic Openings! & Other Stories Unveils Its First U.S. Store In Soho

    Warn your wallet: Your next retail obsession, & Other Stories, has finally flung open the doors to its gorgeous, airy, flower-filled Soho digs at 575 Broadway. The H&M sister brand made its U.S. debut with a buzzy store opening bash last eve, replete with Alexandra Richards on DJ duty, followed by a set by chic Swede

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 16, 2014

    Dolce & Gabbana To Deck Out Claridge’s Christmas Tree Again

    They’re back for more festive action: Dolce & Gabbana will design the massive Christmas tree at Claridge’s for the second year in a row. While last year’s decor scheme was Sicilian, expect Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana to take a more worldly approach and a magical woodsy vibe to decking out their sophomore tree.  “We thought of an enchanted

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