Chic Report

  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 7, 2014

    Long Live Carine! Meet The Roitfeld Fan Club…

    Want more Carine Roitfeld? (Who doesn’t?!) The iconic fashionette nabbed The Daily‘s Creative Of The Year accolade at our second annual Fashion Media Awards on Friday, presented by Tom Ford, who flew in just for la Roitfeld. If you haven’t read her in-depth chat with us, check it out HERE. Without further ado, a few truly touching

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 7, 2014

    A Moment With…Perry Ellis’ Creative Director, Michael Maccari

    Perry Ellis returns to the runway after a 3 year hiatus under the creative direction of Michael Maccari. While SNL funnyman Jay Pharaoh, Breaking Bad’s RJ Mitte, and Nigel Barker settled in at the front of the house, your Daily wove through tons of models backstage to get nosy with Maccari about things… BY DREW HARRINGTON It’s been three years since we’ve seen Perry Ellis on

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 6, 2014

    Bon Appétit Celebrates Its Hot 10 Chefs With The Daily

    Talk about a scrumptious kickoff to NYFW: On Thursday, Bon Appétit  toasted its posse of Hot 10 chefs avec The Daily by closing down Gotham West Market for its first Feast or Fashion event of the season, and dishing up irresistible nibbles from the whole slew of Hot 10 chefs who flew in for the occasion,

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 6, 2014

    Barbie Banter Avec Cynthia Vincent

    Last eve, the CFDA brought back lots of lovely childhood memories thanks to a Barbie bash in the MePa, with designers like Whit’s Whitney Pozgay, Tess Giberson, and Cynthia Vincent on hand for the occasion. We caught up with Vincent to discuss her own history with the iconic doll… Did you play favorites with your

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 5, 2014

    Inside The Daily’s Totally Delicious Issue Deux

    Have you snapped up your copy of The Daily in print today, chicettes? It’s a particularly tasty one! A few morsels to look out for...Chloë Sevigny discusses all sort of dressing and dining matters with Opening Ceremony’s Humberto Leon and Bon Appetit EIC Adam Rapoport. Former NY Times food critic extraordinaire Frank Bruni tucks into some farro salad, razor clams, and brown buttered scallops with us

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  • Dena Silver | September 5, 2014

    Australian Invasion With Julie Anne Quay, Malcolm Carfrae, and Laura Brown

    Crikey! Have you noticed that no matter where you turn lately, you’re bound to encounter an Aussie? No complaints here, but VFILES founder Julie Anne Quay and Ralph Lauren’s Malcolm Carfrae may have something to do with it. The duo founded the Australian Fashion Foundation, which aims to help those who have recently landed in

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  • Dena Silver | September 5, 2014

    Fash Week Party Watch!

    Wondering where to go to see, be seen, and imbibe a bit this season? We’ve got all the dish! Catch us at… 1. The Daily’s Fashion Media Awards, naturellement, Sept. 5 2. Harper’s Bazaar’s bash to fete Carine Roitfeld at The Plaza, Sept. 5 3. Cara Delevingne’s Mulberry moment, Sept. 8 4. Calvin Klein’s big

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  • Dena Silver | September 5, 2014

    Darlings, Let’s Discuss NYFW

    Welcome to day two! Need some new topics to discuss with your front row neighbor? Look no further… And the madness begins with some delicious high-low dish. In no particular order? We’re raising our eyebrows at the news of Penske’s WWD takeover…Agyness Deyn’s confession that her androgynous fash line was inspired by Cathy Horyn…Britney Spears

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 5, 2014

    Misha Nonoo’s Moment

    Born in Bahrain, raised in London, and now living in New York, designer Misha Nonoo has been building a buzz since her collection debut in Fall 2011. This season is shaping up to be a dynamic one, thanks to new collaborations and an enlightened perspective, courtesy of the CFDA Incubator program. BY PAIGE REDDINGER  What

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  • Dena Silver | September 5, 2014

    Pamella Roland: Isn’t She Lovely?

    In Hollywood and beyond, the Pamella Roland brand is revered for its dreamy, elegant take on classic dressing for both day and evening. Soon to be a mother of the bride herself, designer Pamella DeVos is expanding her empire with a bridal collection. BY DENA SILVER We hear you’re a Midwesterner? I live in Michigan

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  • Dena Silver | September 5, 2014

    Chic Quiz: Fashion Week Workout!

    Muscling your closet into shape doesn’t mean you’re ready for the front row. Let’s test your fitness, shall we? 1. To celebrate his fortieth this August, Riccardo Tisci… A. Trademarked his salt-and-pepper stubble. B. Binge-watched Ab Fab; sketched some bulky sweaters. C. Flew to Ibiza and partied with Kanye West, Kate Moss, and Justin Bieber.

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  • Daniel Chivu | September 4, 2014

    Catch Mercedes-Benz’s NYFW Shows, Livestreaming Right Here!

    We’re just two days away from the flurry of runways that is NYFW, darlings. Be sure to check out our livestream of the catwalks at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week’s plethora of shows at the tents, right here, all week, beginning Thursday morning. See you in the front row!

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  • Dena Silver | September 3, 2014

    Sneak Peek: The Daily’s Stylish NYFW Media Lounge At The Park Hyatt

    Where will vous be seeking respite from the fash week grind? On Saturday, September 6th and Sunday, September 7th, The Daily Front Row is hosting an invite-only VIP media lounge at the Park Hyatt, equipped for both a break from the runway roulette as well as a stylish spot for squeezing in some work between shows. The lounge will be

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  • Dena Silver | September 3, 2014

    Glamsquad And Uber Team Up For NYFW

    GLAMSQUAD and Uber are making it possible to start off fashion week on a beautiful note, despite the toasty bout of humidity happening right now. On Thursday, September 4th and Friday, September 5th, Uber will be sending out a fleet of cars packed with GLAMSQUAD hair and makeup artists prepped and ready to arrive chez toi, wherever that

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  • Eddie Roche | September 3, 2014

    What’s Everybody In Fashion Doing In Queens?

    We all know a certain Vogue editor has a longstanding appointment at the U.S. Open every September, but the fashion names keep coming to Arthur Ashe Stadium. Last week, Moët & Chandon welcomed Tyson Beckford, Shanina Shaik (and her mum, who was in town from Australia), Misha Nonoo and hubbie Alexander Gilkes, Lindsay Ellingson, Jessica

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  • Eddie Roche | September 2, 2014

    Pharrell Williams Is Embarrassed About Being A Fashion Figure

    WSJ. nabbed Pharrell Williams for their Fall Fashion/Men’s issue which hits stands on September 13th. Inside the issue, Williams gets real about being a fashion icon, saying: “It embarrasses me a bit to be a figure in fashion. I think everyone is interested in what they put on, even if you dress conservatively. Whatever you’re

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  • Eddie Roche | August 29, 2014

    Ruffian Moves From NYFW To…

    Ruffian designers Claude Morais and Brian Wolk (well known to our readers as longtime contributors) have announced that they are skipping New York Fashion Week this year to take their Spring collection to Los Angeles for the first time. The design duo’s been living the bicoastal life lately, and they’ve partnered with the Los Angeles Tourism &

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  • Dena Silver | August 29, 2014

    Karl Lagerfeld And Theophilus London Pair Up

    Kinda-random news alert! Karl Lagerfeld and Theophilus London are teaming up. Nope, London isn’t dabbling in clothing design, and Karl isn’t putting his vocal cords to the test. Rather, The Kaiser has been tapped to art direct and photograph the cover of London’s latest album, Vibezz. The duo also worked together on the art for the album’s first single,

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  • Eddie Roche | August 28, 2014

    Beyoncé and CR Fashion Book Finally Merge

    CR Fashion Book has revealed their Issue 5 cover gal and Beyoncé gets treated to a little Roitfeld magic (for the first time!) in their latest issue. Pierre Debusschere shot Bey under the guest creative direction of Riccardo Tisci. In an unusual move, we hear that Mrs. Carter approached Roitfeld about working together. Inside we get a look

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | August 28, 2014

    Bill de Blasio Invites The CFDA To Gracie Mansion For Drinks

    Looks like Mayor Bill de Blasio continues his efforts to make some fashion-y friends: he’s inviting the CFDA to his pad (that would be Gracie Mansion) on Wednesday for a tipple or two before the whirlwind that is NYFW commences. Bloomberg used to kick off the catwalks by being the ribbon-cutter at Lincoln Center on day une of NYFW,

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