Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | March 13, 2015

    ‘Savage Beauty’ Finally Opens In London

    Years after the triumphant 2011 exhibition at The Met in New York, ‘Savage Beauty’, a tribute to the late Alexander McQueen, has finally made its way to London, opening last night at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Unsurprisingly, the opening brought out a large group of British A-listers and friends of Lee McQueen including Kate

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  • Peter Davis | March 13, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Skin Laundry, My Chic Secret Weapon

    It’s no secret that skin is (always) in. What’s chicer than a glowing, blemish-free face? I’ve been around the skincare block, from overpriced, fussy facials to strange, sticky masks where I felt like Joan Crawford, sans an Oscar or any adopted children to blame and scream at for a broken capillary. But I’ve discovered the

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 13, 2015

    Treasure Trip

    Last eve, Amplify Releasing and The Cinema Society hosted the New York premiere of the Sundance award-winning film, Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter at the MoMA. The film stars Babel’s Rinko Kikuchi as Kumiko, a jaded Japanese woman who discovers a VHS copy of the film Fargo and mistakenly believes the 1996 movie is a documentary. Obsessed with

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  • Paige Reddinger | March 13, 2015

    Catching Up With The Founders Of Sleek Athleisure Line Splits59

    Have you seen those sexy workout leggings with the mesh cutouts by Splits59? Celebrities and the fashion flock have been loving the line. Their Kym leggings are so haute, they can barely keep them in stock. We caught up with founders Keith Peterson and Jonathan Schwartz to find out more about their booming brand and

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  • Eddie Roche | March 12, 2015

    At Last! A Look At The Upcoming Iris Apfel Documentary

    The upcoming documentary on Iris Apfel, Iris, doesn’t hit movie theaters in New York until April 29th, but a trailer has finally been released to satiate us in the meantime. The film celebrates 93-year-old Apfel and her husband Carl Apfel and puts a spotlight on the closet of all closets. In the trailer Apfel remarks, “I

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  • Eddie Roche | March 12, 2015

    Gabriel Aubry On Heidi Klum, His Simple Life, And Social Media

    So much has been inked about Gabriel Aubry‘s personal life that we’re just happy to see the 39-year-old model back at the office and modeling for INC International Concepts avec Daily fave Heidi Klum. As the brand celebrates their 30th anniversary selling exclusively at Macy’s, they’ve enlisted these two pros to appear in their campaigns for

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  • Dena Silver | March 12, 2015

    David Rabin On Cafe Clover’s Chic Healthy Eats And The Lambs Club Possibly Opening Downtown

    Well-heeled industry insiders have been angling to snag a reservation at Cafe Clover, which has already hosted events hosted by the likes of Eva Chen and Sarah Jessica Parker. While that might be enough to have you reaching for your phone and checking your calendar for availability, there’s even more good news. This West Village restaurant, which is the brainchild

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | March 11, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 1: ((305))

    Welcome to our new series, 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 | March 11, 2015

    Armando Cabral Celebrates His Dapper Shoe Line With DETAILS At Bloomingdale’s

     For all the walking they do, it’s surprising that more of today’s successful models don’t have their own shoe labels. They could take a page out of Armando Cabral‘s book: his namesake label of luxurious Italian kicks are truly works of art. Last night, Cabral and DETAILS celebrated his brand’s arrival at Bloomingdale’s with an in-store event, featuring a Q&A

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  • Peter Davis | March 11, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Skate Chic Edition

    I grew up glued to a skateboard, sidewalk surfing from the Upper East Side to as far downtown as possible. So when I was invited to check out skate decks at MoMA that artist Paul McCarthy designed from his famous PROPO photographs, I Uber-ed immediately to the museum (my skatepunk days are behind me).  The art and

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  • Eddie Roche | March 11, 2015

    Julianne Moore Doesn’t Dig The Mani-Cam

    E!’s obnoxious mani-cam comes closer to its inevitable death as one more actress reveals she doesn’t dig it. Recent Oscar winner Julianne Moore tells Harper’s Bazaar: “I’m 54 years old. I can’t make my fingers walk; it’s humiliating! And a guy asked me to lift up my skirt to show them my shoes, and I

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 10, 2015

    Naomi Campbell Slaps Down Rumors of A Shoving Match with Cara Delevingne

    Earlier today, Page Six reported that Naomi Campbell and Cara Delevingne got into a screaming match that turned physical at club Castel in Paris on Sunday night. The cause? Sources tell them Naomi accused Cara of ‘disrespecting’ Rihanna. Things reportedly got so ugly that a witness told Page Sixers that Cara pulled Naomi’s weave, but it

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  • Paige Reddinger | March 10, 2015

    Zoolander 2′s Big Reveal, At Valentino And On Instagram

    By now you’ve likely seen or heard that Derek Zoolander and Hansel McDonald made a triumphant return to the fashion world earlier today at the Valentino show in Paris at the Jardines Des Tuileries. (Talk about upstaging the Chanel show. Zut alors!!) The surprise appearance was the official announcement (finally!) of Zoolander 2, which is set

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  • Zachary Weiss | March 9, 2015

    The Cinema Society And Stuart Weitzman’s ‘Cinderella’ Premiere

    On Sunday afternoon, The Cinema Society and Stuart Weitzman hosted a premiere of Cinderella at The Tribeca Grand Hotel, with leading lady Lily James on hand for the occasion. Paul’s Baby Grand was transformed into a tea party fit for a princess and hoards of celebrity kids, including Ethan Hawke and his crew of kids along. “I couldn’t believe it. I felt

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | March 6, 2015

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo, Seventeen, And Beyond

    Have you been missing Joanna Coles’ hilarious man-about-town/ assistant, Sergio Kletnoy? Of course you have. The Cosmo bro been quite busy thanks to some very major news about his gig (and tons of chic happenings to keep up with, of course). Take it away, Sergio! First things first, y’all can call off the search party and take me off the missing

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 6, 2015

    Paz de la Huerta Loves EVERYBODY At Paris Fashion Week

    Paz de la Huerta, best known for her role in (we’ll have to get back to you on that), has been on the scene at Paris Fashion Week doing the thing that she’s really, really good at—getting attention! Last night she gave Billy Farrell Agency’s Matteo Prandoni money shot after money shot at the Purple

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  • Eddie Roche | March 6, 2015

    Male Model Moments: Meet Parker Hurley

      You might know Parker Hurley from our recent story where he took him to an art class to paint a male nude, but hopefully you’re more familiar with his work for Gap, Mr Turk, GQ, Nike, Men’s Health, and on and on. Lest we forget he was named People magazine’s Sexiest Model of 2014

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  • Zachary Weiss | March 6, 2015

    Maggy London Taps Chloe Melas As International Brand Ambassador

    Many tune in to see her every morning at 10 a.m. as a host on Vh1′s Gossip Table, or read her scoops online at Hollywood Life, where she serves as a senior editor, but Chloe Melas is adding another title to her wheelhouse as a brand ambassador to Maggy London. The label called upon Melas to sport

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 5, 2015

    Kim Kardashian Debuts A New Look At Balmain

    They’re baaaack! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West can’t get enough of that Paris Fashion Week scene, and they returned to the front row today at the Balmain show to support their pal and king of the selfie, Olivier Rousteing. What else would they be doing? Avid Instagram user Suzy Menkes was on the scene earlier today,

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | March 5, 2015

    Saucy Talk! With Cosmo’s Donna Lagani

    Titillating! Donna Lagani, SVP/publishing director and chief revenue officer for Cosmopolitan, Cosmo for Latinas, and Seventeen, filled us in recently on her go-to lingerie label, the crappiest relationship advice she’s heard, and the hautest hunk in Tinseltown. Take it away, Donna!  Greatest date ever: My husband and I once hiked up Angels Landing in Zion

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