Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    The Yankees Smell

    The smell of baseball usually conjures up memories of hot dogs and sweat, but those days are dunzo. The official fragrance of the N.Y. Yankees has just been released, and the limited-edition men's bottles were designed by NYC graffiti artists Mint & Serf. What's in a Yankees scent? According to the press release, you'll get a whiff of fresh wood tones, invigorating blend of sparkling bergamot, coriander, and cool...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    And The Host Of The 2013 CFDA Awards Is…

    Watch what happens! Bravo personality Andy Cohen has been announced as the host of the 2013 CFDA Awards on June 3rd at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center. “Andy Cohen is a friend of the fashion industry," Diane von Furstenberg said in a statement. SNL's Seth Meyers hosted the show last year. Cohen and his bestie Sarah Jessica Parker have been front row regulars at DvF's show for years.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    Correspondence We Actually Received: All About Socks

    Straight out of Germany comes the most creative tribute to socks we've ever read. Coup Public Relations sent us this tribute to socks and a pitch for their Minga Berlin socks. We're sold!

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Pain Medicine

    "I can't believe that was a true story!" were the words on everybody's lips last night at the Jimmy at the James Hotel after party for Michael Bay's new flick, Pain and Gain. Believe it, darlings! The likes of 50 Cent, Terry Richardson, Carol Alt, Victor Cruz, John Varvatos, David Zinczenko, David Pecker, Reed Krakoff, Olivia Palermo, Carlos Leon, Debbie Bancroft, Cory Bond, and Dan Abrams first hit the...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Beyoncé Goes Crazy In Love For Pucci

    More details are emerging about the costumes that Beyoncé is wearing for the "Mrs. Carter Show" that kicked off last night in Belgrade, Serbia. (Naturally!) Emilio Pucci's Peter Dundas created five costumes for Mrs. Carter to strut her stuff on stage. The designer drew inspiration from their fall collection "reinterpreting the rock goddess theme through fabrics and proportions."

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Olga Kurylenko Style Watch Continues…

    She's baaaaaaaaack! There have been more media alerts from fashion publicists about Olga Kurylenko than we can count this past month. The Oblivion actress has become a darling of the design set and had her Altuzarra moment last night in New York. She wore his "Varick" sycamore stretch jersey sleeve dress with middle snap detailing and plenty of leg room to the Moves magazine Spring fashion cover party.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Robert Downey Jr. To Win Academy Award (Eventually…)

    Robert Downey Jr. covers GQ's May issue and reveals he's Robert Downey Jr's. biggest fan! The Iron Man star tells the GQ boys that winning an Oscar is in his future. “I, personally, would be shocked if we went to the end of the tape now and I didn’t have at least one," he explains. "Look, even if I don’t get one directly, eventually they’re just going to have...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Rag & Bone To Show Across The Pond

    If Tom Ford can do it...Those Englishmen in New York better known as Rag & Bone's David Neville and Marcus Wainwright have decided to take part of the show back home. The boys will be showing their men's collection during the London collections in June instead of during NYFW in September. Menswear originally put our brand on the map

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Alanis Morissette and Zachary Quinto Are All About Earth Day

    You oughta know...that Kiehl's nabbed Alanis Morrisette (helloooo, angsty nineties chick rock obsession!) and Trekkie hottie Zachary Quinto to spread the joys of a) recycling b) a limited edition version, of the brand's luscious Ultra Facial Cream, festooned with cool label art. Santa Monicans, take note: Alanis and Zach will be hanging at the brand's outpost at 1561 Montana Ave.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    Tilda Swinton Covers W

    Never one to shy away from being a little bold, Tilda Swinton and a big napkin appear on the cover of W's May issue. Tim Walker shot our little sleeping beauty for an intriguing story on her "Surreal Fashion Fantasy." Nice. We're also intrigued by the coverline, "Does SPF Matter? The Truth About Sunscreen" Isn't Tilda living proof?

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 16, 2013

    50 Shades of Green

    Bleecker Street is going green this weekend. Marc Jacobs, Robert Marc, Ralph Lauren, Lulu Guinness, NARS, and Jimmy Choo are a few of the stores that have partnered with ECO organizations such as Waterkeeper Alliance, Riverkeeper, and Solar One to create and showcase signature video installations in each shop showcasing a "green" topic. Marc Jacobs will even be celebrating Earth month with an installation inside his boutique.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Woof! Barking It Up At ASPCA's Bergh Ball

    Check out the full array of looks in the GALLERY! Our vote is veering towards the ever-elegant Mrs. Herrera, though those adorable pooches are chic runners-up...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Swarovski Brightens Up Motown

    Stop! In the name of love and get thee to Motown: The Muscial! The show opened last night at the Lunt Fontanne and we can't get those catchy tunes out of our head after catching a preview performance last week. Based on the life story of music mogul Berry Gordy it's a non-stop celebration of the jams his Motown label brought from Diana Ross and the Supremes, Stevie Wonder,...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Shot of The Daily: ALT, Mia, and Lorenzo Martone

    André Leon Talley took a brief break from being fabulous on Friday to be amused by his four footed friend Mia, aka the daughter of Lorenzo Martone. ALT was at BookMarc's Bleecker Street location signing copies of his new book, Little Black Dress about...well, you know. Loving the Karl necklace!

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Tom Ford Can Talk As Much As He Wants

    You can always count on Tom Ford for some juicy and dishy quotes when he sits down with a journalist. WWD's Bridget Foley caught up with Tom to talk about his recent Fall 2013 collection, how he feels about Virginie Mouzat, and what he thought of François-Henri Pinault's recent words about him. Here are a few choice soundbites from their conversation. Goes without saying, but we heart you, Mr....

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Saint Laurent + Daft Punk = Brilliance

    We'll get to the Saint Laurent bit in a second: First, we take this brief break from our regularly-programmed fashion coverage to bring you, arguably, the highlight of Coachella's weekend une. Nope, it's not one of the 5,921,726 swag-heavy parties (usually involving pools), email recaps of which are inundating our inboxes right now.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    More Fashion News From The Beyoncé Tour

    More breaking news from The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour! Stuart Weitzman announced that they're designing the footwear for Beyoncé’s tour, which kicks off today in Serbia. (Guess they want to work out the kinks there.) The shoe designs range from stilettos with Swarovski crystal details, to lace up, military-influenced boots, both short and thigh-high.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Look Of The Daily: Karlie Kloss in Cushnie et Ochs

    Last night we loaned Karlie Kloss to Hollywood for a few hours as a special correspondent for The MTV Movie Awards pre-show red carpet. (Well done, KK!) America's sweetheart was white haute in a Cushnie et Ochs number that showed off that toned body. You know how it goes: One must look as sexy as poss when interviewing Snoop Lion, formerly known as Snoop Dogg.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Chic Baby! Georgina Chapman Welcomes A Little One

    Congratulations to Georgina Chapman and Harvey Weinstein: the power couple welcomed a baby boy into the world last Thursday. Page Six reports that the Marchesa designer and her new son are "doing extremely well." The couple already has a daughter, India Pearl. This is Weinstein's fifth child, adding to the three tots from his first marriage to Eve Chilton.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 15, 2013

    Carey Mulligan Covers Vogue

    We knew this was coming...Carey Mulligan nabbed the cover of Vogue's May issue to promote her much-anticipated flick, The Great Gatsby. The interview reveals that Mulligan found out she got the part of Daisy while attending the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards, which caused her to burst into tears at the event. “Everybody was like, What is wrong with her?” she explains. The Great Gatsby hits theatres on May...

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