Chic Report

  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    Anniversary Alert!

    It’s a season of birthdays, chéries! Your darling Daily’s, bien sûr, but also Teen Vogue’s (finally a ’tween!) and Dennis Basso’s (30 years atop the fashion fur pile!) Kisses all around.

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  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    A Mega Moment! With Carine Roitfeld

    Can't get enough Carine? Join the club. We chatted up the freshly-minted Bazaar-ette after her titillating Q&A with Jay Fielden on Monday for an exclusive, additional dose of la vie en Roitfeld. Bazaar gets the first dose of Carine as global fashion director—16 pages worth!—in the March issue. Are you happy with the outcome? I hope it’s going to be a success

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  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    Getting Nostalgique! Back in '03…

    It’s a heady year and we’re feeling a little nostalgique! Back in 2003, when The Daily was busy being conceived, you... 1. Went gaga for ScarJo in Sofia Coppola’s Lost in Translation 2. Bid adieu to the Concorde 3. Coveted Louis Vuitton’s Murakami bags 4. Signed up for your very first iTunes account 5. Could still smell meat in the Meatpacking District

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  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    NYFW Things to Discuss…and Ignore

    Consider your cocktail banter set for the week: The Daily to the fash bon mots-filled rescue! Things to Discuss:

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  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    Predicted Party Rankings!

    Debauchery alert! Where will you be getting your fash week rage on? Hopefully at the bashes below. A bit of dish on the number-une party on the radar this season: Tonight, the chicest of the chic will toast The Daily decade at Indochine. Heidi Klum will emcee. Miss Piggy, alas, replied non, because of a filming conflict in London. We had to replace her with another top-secret, superlatrix music...

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  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    Fishy Business…With Joe Zee

    Because starving is never chic, we suggest you follow Joe Zee’s lead and make supping at the delightfully old school Ed’s Chowder House on West 63rd a Fashion Week tradition.

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  • hachem | February 7, 2013

    Marni Makes Scents Of It All

    Fragrant news from the MePa! Marni threw a fête earlier this week to launch their first fragrance, simply titled Marni. Caroline Castiglioni, director of special projects and daughter of designer Consuelo Castiglioni, was on hand to unveil the new scent. "The aim was to create a fragrance that my mother and I could wear. For me it was really important to find a partner who we could trust and...

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  • hachem | February 6, 2013

    John Varvatos' Style & Substance

    And we're off! "It starts earlier every year," Ariel Foxman told us last night about the official launch of NYFW festivities. John Varvatos kicked things off with a bash at new haute spot Houston Hall (a former auto garage in the West Village), featuring jams by Questlove, to celebrate the new JohnVarvatos.com.

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  • hachem | February 6, 2013

    Decades' Cameron Silver Serves The Dish On Alta Roma

    Ready for your latest dose of Decades' Cameron Silver and his jetsetting adventures? Of course you are! Here's a taste of Silver's recent jaunt to Alta Roma. Hey, Cameron, can you squeeze us into your suitcase for the next journey on the docket? Merci!

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  • hachem | February 6, 2013

    The Daily Turns 10!

    The jam-packed 10th anniversary issue of The Daily Front Row hits the tents and MADE tomorrow, and it's truly unmissable! Our friends at Page Six were nice enough to give their readers a preview from our very own EIC. "It will have all the things which punctuated the Daily decade," said Brandusa Niro, our founding editrix and doyenne of all things Daily.

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  • hachem | February 6, 2013

    Sneak Peek! Milly's Fall Inspiration

    'Twas the night before fashion week and all through the house...Designers are offering teasers of their collection! Take this Milly by Michelle Smith sketch, sent over for our perusal. "Layers of rich textures and saturated colors with modern, precise tailoring," Smith revealed in a statement. Who comes up with this stuff?

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  • hachem | February 6, 2013

    Shot of The Daily: Hanneli Mustaparta Being Cute

    Hanneli Mustaparta hit the Marni fragrance launch party at their boutique in the MePa last night and simply looked too cute with a bow in her hair. Need we say more?

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  • hachem | February 6, 2013

    Marc Jacobs Gets The Best Job In The World

    Time to step aside Jean Paul Gaultier! In "best news ever" news, Marc Jacobs has been announced as the new creative director for Diet Coke (!!!!!!!), and will be designing cans and bottles set to come out in Europe next month. Muscle Man Marc also appears shirtless and ripped in new ads for them.

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    Can We Talk? André Leon Talley To Go Oprah On Us

    Heeeeeeeeeeeeere's André! André Leon Talley is in talks to develop his very own late night talk show, according to WWW. What's ALT got up his sleeve? "A show that blends Dick Cavett's approach to eloquence and sophistication with unparalleled access into my international fashion lifestyle," he explains.

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    AmEx's NYFW Treats: Herrera! Harper's Bazaar!

    It's not just fashionettes attending NYFW anymore: The 12th season of AmEx VIP treatment brings some major perks to cardmembers of all stylish persuasions. Think Mercedes-Benz car service, access to the American Express Skybox, plus an exclusive CH Carolina Herrera show on February 14, styled by the editors of Harper’s Bazaar.

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    Bryan Boy's First Designer Collab: Furry Edition

    After years of front row seating, Bryan Boy is finally cashing in on the collaboration market. The blogger is partnering with high-end furrier Adrienne Landau on a range of unisex accessories (if you consider bow ties unisex...). The line, ranging from $38 to $598, will be available on adriennelandau.com and BryanBoy.com, as well as at Adrienne Landau retailers come Fall 2013.

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    Missoni Goes Back To Their Roots

    To celebrate their 60th anniversary, Missoni has created a celebratory campaign to mark the occasion. Their spring ads, shot by Alasdair McLellan, unites the future with the past by using looks from the new collection with select items of its archive, which will be reproduced in a limited-edition. (We know some of you might have just passed out after reading that.) The returning looks will be sold in fragship...

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    Mark Seliger Does It All

    Photog Mark Seliger shot the Jones New York campaign for Spring starring Julia Stegner, Elise Crombez, Noemie Lenoir, and John Pearson. The campaign was shot in iconic locations around Manhattan and comes with (surprise!) a video with a fun little twist. Seliger performed and wrote the song featured in this vid, and he ain't bad.

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    Make Your Man A Little More Bexy

    H&M was nice enough to send us a reminder that it's Valentine's Day next week, and if you're still looking for a gift for your boo, why not David Beckham undies? The real ones are property of Victoria, but The David Beckham Bodywear collection at H&M has a range of colors and start at $14.95. Sexy, right? (This post is totally just another excuse to post a picture of...

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  • hachem | February 5, 2013

    All Hail Mrs. Maguire!

    Move over, Toby Maguire! It's all about your lady now. Barneys New York and Diane von Furstenberg hosted a private dinner at La Esquina to honor Jennifer Meyer, aka Mrs. Maguire. The evening brought out a list of VIP names including Michael Douglas, Rachel Zoe, Anna and Graydon Carter, Stacey Bendet, Jenna Lyons, and Steven Kolb.

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