Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | May 21, 2015

    Cara Delevingne’s Candid WSJ. Chat

    You can always count on Cara Delevingne to tell it like it is, and she doesn’t disappoint in the June issue of WSJ. The budding thespian tells WSJ.’s deputy editor Elisa Lipsky-Karasz that working in fashion hasn’t been the most fulfilling experience. “I ended up feeling a bit empty,” Delevingne said. “Fashion is about what’s on the outside, and

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 21, 2015

    East End Buzz To Discuss!

    Ready for your first weekend of the season out East? Here’s a dose of must-know Hamptons buzz to mull over, fresh from the pages of The Daily Summer… —Rihanna alert! The beauty was spotted dining at Almond avec three girlfriends on a Wednesday night in May. When dessert arrived, the table broke out into a rendition

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  • Sydney Sadick | May 21, 2015

    Chic Hamptons Shopping Intel

    Ready to shop it out in the Hamptons this summer? Of course you are. Essential boutique deets from the season premiere of The Daily Summer, right this way! —Tomas Maier’s East Hampton digs at 74 Montauk Hwy. have gotten a total revamp. We approve. —This summer, The Outnet is offering same-day Premier Shipping in the Hamptons.

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | May 21, 2015

    Dining Tidbits, From Southampton To Montauk

    Hungry yet? Let’s discuss which restaurants you’ll be hitting up this summer out East…and which spots have bid adieu since last summer.  —Delmonico’s in Southampton is gone, and Circo is moving in. The Italian resto from the Le Cirque clan will be run by Mario Maccioni, who has a Hamptons pad, and will be open

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  • Peter Davis | May 21, 2015

    Meet Pyne’s Tony Peccatiello

      Tony Peccatiello looks like a young Colin Farrell, but he’s already a star in the tech space: he launched Pyne, an app that enables people to take online polls and really give their opinions on articles, photos and anything else on the web. Who doesn’t like to sound off online? To get the 411 on

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  • Eddie Roche | May 20, 2015

    Vintage Vid: Anna Wintour’s 2009 Letterman Appearance

    As David Letterman says farewell to his long running stint on late night TV tonight, we thought it was an ideal moment to revisit Anna Wintour’s 2009 appearance on the show, where she appears to promote The September Issue and Fashion’s Night Out. (This was long before Anna revealed she was the brains behind Seth Myers.)

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  • Peter Davis | May 20, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Tuesday Party Train

    The Tuesday party train raced through Manhattan and I hit every stop. Up first: The Mulberry store in Soho, where Lucy Sykes and Jo Piazza launched their must-read-now novel, The Knockoff. Jo, Lucy, and Lucy’s dapper husband, Euan Rellie, know everyone in New York, and the room was filled with faces from fashion, media and beyond. I

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | May 20, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 10: Brooklyn Bodyburn

    Ready for the latest installment of our Fitness Dossiers, those endorphin-addled explorations of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town? We’re sweating it out this time around at Brooklyn Bodyburn. The MegaFormer classes are available at the chic spot’s Williamsburg and Cobble Hill outposts, and as the name indicates,

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | May 20, 2015

    Bon Appétit’s Grub Crawl Heads To NYC Next Week

    Hope you’re hungry: Bon Appétit is bringing its scrumptious annual Grub Crawl back to NYC on Saturday, May 30. As veteran Grub Crawl-ers, trust us, you won’t want to miss a food-crammed afternoon or eve with the BA crew. Each year, the Crawl’s Gotham pitstop hits up a duo of different ‘hoods; this time around, they’ll be doing Clinton

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  • Eddie Roche | May 19, 2015

    Jane Fonda Tells W Why She’s A Reluctant Fashion Icon

    Yesterday, we were dying over the fab Atelier Versace look Jane Fonda donned in Cannes over the weekend, and the reign of Jane continues: The 77-year-old legend is on the cover of W’s June/July issue. Steven Meisel shot the actress with styling by W’s very own Edward Enninful and an interview with Lynn Hirschberg, where they talk fashion and resilience. “I think

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  • Zachary Weiss | May 19, 2015

    Jennifer Connelly’s New York Debut Of ‘Aloft’

    Jennifer Connelly hosted a premiere of her new flick, Aloft, at the Tribeca Grand last evening alongside husband Paul Bettany and Town & Country EIC Jay Fielden, the latter of whom selected the film’s starlet as his magazine’s cover girl for their June issue. The after party carried on just a stone’s throw away from the hotel at

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 18, 2015

    Rebecca Taylor’s Swimwear Debut: A Collab With Giejo

    Still looking for a suit for summer, ladies? Rebecca Taylor is collaborating on her first swimwear line with Giejo. “I always felt swimwear was a natural extension for our brand and thought it would be fun to collaborate with Giejo as they have a unique perspective in the swim market,” Taylor explained. “I love the idea behind

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  • Paige Reddinger | May 18, 2015

    Piaget Celebrates Its New Possession Collection At The Nomad

    Piaget held a chic luncheon on the roof of The Nomad hotel recently to celebrate the luxury jeweler’s new collection, Possession. The new collection is meant to be worn everyday as an alternative to Piaget’s lustworthy high-end jewelry and watch collections. “Today I hope you can think of us as jewelry you can truly wear

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  • The Daily | May 18, 2015

    Haute Looks From The Billboard Music Awards

    There was excitement aplenty at last night’s Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas: Olivier Rousteing‘s surprise announcement of his Balmain collaboration with H&M, the debut of Taylor Swift‘s star-studded “Bad Blood” music video, and, of course, red carpet looks that were anything but boring. Oh, and there was lots and lots of Balmain proper for this crowd… Without further ado, here are

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | May 18, 2015

    J.Crew Launches Its Fifth CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Pair-Up Today

    Don’t have a piece of CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Paul Andrew‘s designs in your closet yet? Jonseing for something from runners-up Ryan Roche and Eva Fehren designer Eva Zuckerman? The trio are the latest CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund talents to pair up with J.Crew on limited-edition capsule collections, which are available for pre-order today. It’s the fifth time J.Crew

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  • Eddie Roche | May 15, 2015

    Creative Time Launches Latest Exhibition In Central Park

    Last spring, New Yorkers lined up in droves to to see Karen Walker‘s 75-feet-long candy sphinx in Williamsburg’s Domino Sugar Factory, which was presented by Creative Time. What ever could they do next? How about the outdoor exhibition “Drifting in Daylight”, which opens today in Central Park and will bring visitors to the park’s North End for

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  • Eddie Roche | May 15, 2015

    George Clooney and Tom Ford Part Ways

    Though it looked like a match made in movie heaven, George Clooney and Tom Ford have parted ways on the designer’s second feature project. Page Six reports that Clooney was lined up to produce Ford’s movie Nocturnal Animals, but the boys had a disagreement and have parted ways. A source tells them: “Ford is in Cannes

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  • Peter Davis | May 15, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Tijuana Nights

    I haven’t seen more cute, cool peeps in one place than last night at the launch of Tico’s, the downstairs lounge of Tijuana Picnic on Essex Street. Fashion goddess Giovanna Battaglia kicked her high heels up with Keegan Singh. Tabitha Simmons came straight from seeing her pal Karen Elson and The Citizens Band perform at

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | May 15, 2015

    Mr. Brainwash’s Chic Sunglass Hut Takeover

    Street art junkies and Ray-Ban loyalists alike had something to obsess over at last night’s cocktail bash for the latest installment of Sunglass Hut’s Artist Series at the shades purveyor’s newly-reopened Soho store on Broadway and Broome. Mr. Brainwash (aka MBW, aka Thierry Guetta), who decked out 250 pairs of Ray-Bans with his signature colorful splatters as part of

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  • Eddie Roche | May 14, 2015

    Rihanna Officially Makes History For Dior

    Rihanna’s eagerly anticipated Dior campaign finally saw the light of day, with eight shots released of RiRi hanging out at the Palace of Versailles in the fourth installment of the brand’s ‘Secret Garden’ series. Steven Klein shot the campaign; Rihanna is the first black woman to be the face of the Parisian house. Her now longtime and trusty

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