Chic Report

  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Shot of The Daily: Cara and Karlie Get Animated

    What's not to love about this adorbs shot of Cara Delevingne and Karlie Kloss at the Lion last night? The mods came out to celebrate the Derek Blasberg and Motilo.com hosted dinner for Jonathan Saunders. It's a big week for Karlie who was officially signed as a Victoria's Secret angel. "It is a very big honor," she tells us. "Growing up in St. Louis, that brand has such a...

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    Getting In (Again) With The 'Girls'

    Girls fanatics, rejoice: the show’s sophomore episodes look like they’re going to be as rollicking, sometimes riotously funny, often unnervingly relatable as the first season, thanks to last night’s world premiere hosted by HBO and the Cinema Society at the NYU Skirball Center. Besides the cast—including jill-of-all-trades wunderkind Lena Dunham, who showed up in a Valentino jumpsuit for the occasion—the screening and afterparty were teeming with a diverse slrew...

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    Chic Game: Who Shot This Cover of Beyoncé on GQ?

    We didn't even have to look at the photo credit to immediately recognize this shot of Beyoncé as pure Terry Richardson. Mrs. Jay-Z covers the Febraury issue of GQ for their special "The 100 Sexiest Women of the 21st Century" issue. How'd she get that bootylicious bod back after giving birth to Blue Ivy? "I worked out maybe three to four times a week," she reveals. That's slightly painful...

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    La Vie En Ruffian: Go East Young Ruffians

    Those always on the go Ruffian's Brian Wolk and Claude Morais latest adventure is a trip to China. They've written in about their epic journey to Chengdu Fashion Week in their latest installment of La Vie En Ruffian."It has always been a fantasy of ours to be able to travel to the East to show our work. And by East we mean Asia, not the Hamptons."

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    Beck for Saint Laurent

    Zzzzz...Saint Laurent's first campaign starring Beck Hansen (not Beckham) and British mod Edie Campbell gives us the snores. Been there, done that, have the t-shirt. Hedi Slimane shot the black and white ads (surprise, surprise!) in Los Angeles. Historians will recall that Hedi and his buddy Beck worked together on the 2005 22-minute theme song for Dior Homme.

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    And The Nominees Are…

    By now you've probably vented your frustration on Facebook that Ben Affleck didn't get a best director nomination for Argo, but let's focus on the bright side! One race that we always have our eye on is the best costume design category. Without further ado...The nominees are Jacqueline Durran for Anna Karenina, Paco Delgado for Les Misérables ...

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    Campaign Trail: Michael Kors

    Red haute! Mario Testino shot Michael Kors' Spring campaign starring Karmen Pedaru and Simon Nessman. "We wanted the campaign to highlight the crisp, graphic feel of the Spring collection in bold California colors," Kors explained in a statement. New Yorkers have a reason to celebrate with the just announced news that the brand will be opening their largest store in the world later this year in Soho.

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  • hachem | January 10, 2013

    Jimmy Choo To You

    Woof! Valerija Kelava and black and white poodles appear in Jimmy Choo's glam spring campaign shot by British photog Angelo Pennetta and styled by Camilla Nickerson. Just your average look whilst walking the pups. Look for the campaign to start rolling worldwide this month. Please curb your dog.

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Jetset with Tumi and Anna Sui

    Long gone are the days of steamer trunks and head-to-toe airport couture, instead replaced by hassle-free luggage and accessories. Lame! Where have all the glamorous jetsetters gone? To celebrate globetrotting fashion, Tumi joined up with Anna Sui to launch a line of signature floral print luggage. In addition to the patterned carryalls, Tumi and Sui paired with Lonelyleap

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Karl Says The Darndest Things

    When the Kaiser speaks, everybody listens; the WWD CEO Summit was no exception. Karl amassed an entourage of attendees including SJP, Carine Roitfeld, Anna Wintour, and Stephen Gan. The industry elite listened as Karl and Bridget Foley discussed a wide range of topics, like hosting Chanel's next Metiers d'Art show in Texas. Oh, Karl!

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Correspondence We Actually Received: Television's Hot New Designer

    Attention! Attention! Today is the day that Vicky & Lysander, a new comedic web series, unearths another episode with the LOGO network. It's our civic duty to share all the deets from the show's creator that landed in our email inbox this morning. Take it away! The series (10, five minute long episodes) follows a deluded couple as they try to climb the social ladder of Manhattan.

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Look of The Daily: Anne Hathaway in Saint Laurent

    After her unfortunate commando episode a few weeks ago, Anne Hathaway wore pants last night to the National Board of Review Awards in Manhattan. But not just any ol' pair! Annie showed up in a three piece Hedi Slimane number from his spring 2013 collection, with a clutch by Jill Milan. Hathaway's latest flick, Les Misérables, took home the Best Ensemble award at the event.

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Captain Hook's Son Makes Red Carpet Debut

    Last night in West Hollywood, W and Guess hosted a party celebrating film and fashion, at which Alexander Antebi of "Who is that guy?" fame gave his best Sharon Stone while stepping and repeating. Just who is Antebi? His Facebook page lists him as CFO (Chief funkadelic officer) at Conquistador. If any of our West Coast friends could explain what that is, we're all ears!

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Meet Polka Spot!

    Those Fabulous Beekman Boys seem to do it all! Not only did they win The Amazing Race, have a reality show on the Cooking Channel, and a line of best selling books, but now they've entered the comic book world. Introducing...Polka Spot: My Life in Pictures. The comic was co-written by Darren G. Davis, Michael Troy and the Beekman Boy himself, Brent Ridge.

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    When Anna Met Jerry…

    Look what we have here, folks! Anna Wintour attended the Stella McCartney Fall presentation yesterday at 680 Park Avenue and got to have a little visit with Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Seinfeld. What fun! It's not every day we see Jerry out and about in our neck of the woods...

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  • hachem | January 9, 2013

    Catching Up With Leora Kadisha Of StyledOn

    Remember way back in 2010 when we asked if StyledOn was going to become the Facebook of fashion? Two years later, we are pleased to report that it's more than a Facebook fashion stalking platform; it's a bridge between consumers and brands.

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  • hachem | January 8, 2013

    Martha Stewart Gets Nosy With Marc

    Martha Stewart asking Marc Jacobs who his favorite porn star is? Indeed, that happened! Last night at the WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit opening night dinner at The Plaza, the domestic diva took to Twitter to ask her followers to submit questions for Jacobs and she went there. The crowd included Pamela Love, Olivier Theyskens, Proenza Schouler's Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough, Elettra Wiedemann, Yigal Azrouel, Eric Wilson,...

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  • hachem | January 8, 2013

    Campaign Trail: Reed Krakoff

    Hello, gorgeous! Laetitia Casta appears in the Reed Krakoff Spring campaign that the designer shot himself at the Academy Mansion in New York. Look for the ads to start rolling out internationally in March. Fun fact! The hair stylist on the shoot was Didier Malige, aka Grace Coddington's main squeeze.

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  • hachem | January 8, 2013

    Miss Wu Finally Lands At Nordstrom

    At last! Jason Wu's exclusive line for Nordstrom, Miss Wu, has finally hit stores and the www. The line is more downtown-ish than we're used to and takes on Wu's vision of the modern gamine with a hint of sixties inspiration. The collection is also a wee bit more affordable than Wu's regular line with prices ranging from $195 for a blouse to $795 for a leather biker jacket....

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  • hachem | January 8, 2013

    Alexander Wang To Tap Carine Roitfeld For Balenciaga?

    Just a few short hours ago, rumor had it that current golden boy Alexander Wang tapped CR editrix Carine Roitfeld to take on the role of stylist at his new très grand post as designer for Balenciaga. Alas, the buzz got nipped in the bud by NY Times' Eric Wilson, who went straight to Roitfeld for the truth: that's a nay, alas.

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