Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | April 1, 2013

    David Hallberg Dances His Way Into CR

    The dance world's "It" boy is the fashion world's new darling. ABT dancer David Hallberg is profiled in the latest issue of CR with a funky photo shoot by Bjorn Iooss with that Roitfeld stamp all over it. "When you put fashion and dance together, it creates such a harmonious image,” Hallberg believes. “I think designers like Riccardo Tisci, or even Dries Van Noten or Kenzo, could do something...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 1, 2013

    Cat Calling Pamela Love

    Meet Lenore, the four-legged amour of jewelry designer Pamela Love. According to Love, the blue-eyed feline "has eyelashes like a human," "a birthmark underneath her nose mimicking Cindy Crawford's," and an affinity for "sleeping on the record player when it's turned on." Up-and-coming cat mod? Natch.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Cinema Society Hosts The Host For A Change

    This week, The Cinema Society and Jaeger-LeCoultre very aptly "hosted" a screening of Open Road Films' The Host, in theatres today. It's the next big love story from Twilight (perhaps you've heard of that franchise) creator Stephenie Meyer, who was in attendance. It's your typical "enemy threatening mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing your memories" story. Stars Saoirse Ronan, Diane Kruger, Max Irons, Jake Abel, and Boy...

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Diane von Furstenberg Is On The Mend After Ski Accident

    Sending good wishes to Diane von Furstenberg who is recovering from a ski accident in Aspen. The CFDA president and self-described "Godmother" of the Meat Packing District suffered broken bones, but is recovering at her home in Los Angeles. She took to Twitter to tell her 500,000+ followers: "Sometimes the universe gives you signs...'stay still' is the message I got from my ski fall and broken shoulder!

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (and Beyond…)

    Dashing from a Cosmo issue close to a Passover seder, some quality time with someone who's gotten quite sweaty with Madge, and music recs galore: the only thing missing from Sergio Kletnoy's weekly musings and escapades is his boss Joanna Coles (she's on vacay). On to the good stuff! Monday Forgive me father for I have sinned.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Wheels Up!

    Publicists are coming up with more and more clever ways to attract editors to press previews. A British PR firm is offering editors complimentary rickshaw rides to cart you to and from the office, Factory PR is wooing us in with a free class at SoulCycle, and United Nude sent us back to the office in this (pictured) '80s graffitied stretch limo they shipped from Florida.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Behold: Diamond-Encrusted (!!) Heels For A Mere $419,423

    Cinderella, eat your heart out! New Zealand-based footwear designer Kathryn Wilson has created the most expensive pair of heels on earth. Just how expensive? The kicks are valued at $419,423, at current exchange rates. While Wilson normally creates shoes for around $300, these pumps are encrusted with 21.8 carats of diamonds

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Guess Who!

    Adorbs alert! We dug up a childhood pic of this iconic '90s supe, sitting pretty in pink. Any guesses on the mystery mod? (Hint: She's a Taurus with a famous Baby Daddy...) Click HERE to find out!

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Look Of The Daily: Eva Mendes in Prada

    Orange you looking lovely, Eva Mendes? The star of the new flick The Place Beyond The Pines rocked the red carpet last night in New York at the premiere wearing a tangerine Prada dress and Lorraine Schwartz jewels. Could she be any sexier? Mendes stars in the crime drama with real life boyfriend Ryan Gosling who she met on set. The film opens today.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Yoana Baraschi's Illusiory Contours

    How is Yoana Baraschi celebrating her tenth anniversary? The designer has created Illusiory Contours, a captivating video showing off her Fall 2013 collection to a bewitching tune by Dani Siciliano. For this collection she looked at the construction of armor and corsets and noticed a resemblance to the anatomy of the cicadas - the elegant, strong, and yet fragile insects. She was attracted by the beautiful armor against the...

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Social Media Chit-Chat With A Teen Voguette!

    Here's a little video snippet from the folks at Hill & Knowlton to help you get your TGIF on. Check out this #FrontRowFilms segment with TeenVogue.com's Julia Rubin. What's on the vid docket? Rubin chats about her digital-centric role at the mag and (obvi) the importance of social media. Find out which platforms are her faves and which she shies away from!

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 29, 2013

    Around The World With Karl Lagerfeld and DvF

    Diane von Furstenberg and Karl Lagerfeld have the whole wide world in their hands. Which begs the question...Who'd you rather?

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Exclusive: Elie Saab Gives Us A First Look At Spring

    We know it still doesn't feel like Spring is in the air, but perhaps this can occupy your thirst for a moment...Straight from Paris, Elie Saab is giving us a first look at deux beautifully-shot videos of their Spring collections. The first is a behind-the-scenes look at their Haute Couture collection, an ode to delicateness' redefined in the 'dream-like' atmosphere.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Zac Posen Is Getting Into The Hair Biz

    Since dresses aren't enough, Zac Posen is bringing his designs to John Frieda's Precision Foam Colour, outfitting the boxes in his prints. Available only at Target, the boxes will feature one of four prints, handpicked by Posen to complement blonde, brunette, red or black tones. The boxes run for $12.99 and will surely be at the MoMA come summertime.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Talking Reality TV With Tracy Reese!

    Hey, fans of Tracy Reese's pieces: tonight’s episode of Project Runway features a special treat! The designer will appear as a guest judge. With a loyal following that flocks to her NYFW shows and a fan base that extends to Michelle Obama (remember when the First Lady donned a silver and pink dress of Reese's to the Democratic National Convention last fall?), Reese is definitely qualified for the small...

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Kirsten Dunst Just Wants To Help Sell Magazines

    Just another day at the office...Frederik Heyman photographed Kirsten Dunst for Bullett's "In Defiance of Gravity" Spring issue and they went there. The 30-year-old actress wears head-to-toe Rodarte in each must-see shot and was reportedly a trooper during the shoot at L.A.'s Smashbox Studios.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Prada's Candy L'Eau Bids Adieu For Now

    We're heartbroken that the third episode of L'Eau has already arrived, but the Prada team has promised that there's more to come. We're counting on that, guys! In the latest episode, Candy gets her nails done and complains about men whilst her buddies read and stare at her with affection. A lot can happen in a minute. In case you've somehow forgotten, it's all to make you buy Prada's...

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Cate Blanchett and Armani Make Scents and Cents

    What's up with Cate Blanchett rolling around in a pile of dough? The actress has signed a $10 million deal to become the face of her pal Giorgio Armani's fragrances for women, according to Page Six. Blanchett has been wearing Armani on the red carpet for years and has been a front row regular. She's taking home a few more mill than Brad Pitt who was paid $7 million...

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 28, 2013

    Look of The Daily: Diane Kruger in Chanel

    Karl's pal and eternally best dressed Diane Kruger attended a Cinema Society and Jaeger-LeCoultre hosted screening of her new film, The Host, last night in Manhattan and turned up in a black Chanel number. Quelle surprise! "What's not to love? It's Chanel," she told us on the red carpet at The Tribeca Grand. We're with you, amour.

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  • The Daily Front Row | March 27, 2013

    Breaking: The Daily Dan Becomes The Daily Summer

    New York Post's media guru Keith Kelly broke the news today that your darling Daily's annual Hampton's weekly will relaunch this Memorial Day weekend as a luxury rebranded magazine entitled The Daily Summer. Translation? Au revoir, Dan's Papers, bonjour fashion chicster heaven! Expect eight issues of joy with a 40 percent circulation increase and an ultra glossy new facelift.

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