Chic Report

  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    A Moment With…Stephanie Seymour

    Front rows as family affairs? Why not, when your sons are those Brant bros.? Stephanie Seymour filled us in... It’s not every family that goes to shows together! Do you ever go on picnics? Of course we do! We’re a regular family. We go to football games, baseball games, and Jason Wu shows! You’re in Jason’s current campaign, no? Jason’s people called and said they’ll pay you in clothes.

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    Allison Williams On Snow Angels and Snow Days

    Snow angels and dreams of snow days avec Girls beauty Allison Williams! What was your first thought when you woke up today? Is it a snow day? Is anything canceled? Nothing was. It’s so New York, so New York Fashion Week. Come rain, or sleet. What if you didn’t have a driver? I’d walk with my Hunter boots on and my umbrella turned out to get to the shows.

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    Catching Up With…InStyle's Connie Anne Phillips!

    Vivacious doesn't even begin to describe the publishing powerhouse that is Connie Anne Phillips, who's been keeping InStyle (way, way) atop the glossy pile over the past four years. The Vogue alum invited us into her splashily decorated office to discuss her secrets... InStyle’s been booming since you arrived in 2009! What’s the trick?

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    More Daily Birthday Love: Page Six Edition!

    As we continue to ring in a decade of front row hopping and soiree cavorting with our fashion favorites all week, The Daily is feeling the love. Le swoon! Our pals at Page Six captured the joyful, oh so cheeky (would you expect anything else from us?) splendor that was our Daily dinner with Maybelline New York at Indochine on Thursday eve.

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    Discuss! Ben Affleck's Oscar Night Plans

    Director Ben Affleck was snubbed for Argo. What should he do on Oscar night? “He should just think there’s always a next time. There’s always a next time.” —Crystal Renn “Show up and be a gentleman.” —Rebecca Minkoff “Have a great night in?” —Kate Lanphear “I don’t know! I stay out of everyone’s business.” —Angela Simmons

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    Faking It! With Mary Alice Stephenson

    Kitchen inept? Not a problem if you make like Mary Alice Stephenson and A) fake your homecooked date dins B) befriend the likes of Padma Lakshmi...

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    Today's Chic Pick! VF Best-Dressed Challenge

    Think you can out-do J.Crew’s Jenna Lyons? Submit your own look using the hashtag #vfbestdressed on photos you post to Instagram and Twitter or upload photos to vf.com/bestdressed.

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  • hachem | February 10, 2013

    Overheard Alert! Backstage at Cushnie et Ochs

    We've got eyes and ears everywhere this week, darlings. A gem from backstage at Cushnie et Ochs...

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Creative Differences! With Marie Claire's 'G' Team

    They say it’s all harmony at Hearst, but we found out what Nina Garcia and Alex Gonzalez don’t agree on… NINA GARCIA Creative Director, Marie Claire Star sign: Taurus Preferred last meal: I’d commit carbicide at Poilâne. Cocktail of choice: Margarita on the rocks with salt Most used expression: “Does it come in another color?"

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Kristina O'Neill's WSJ. Welcome!

    New WSJ. editrix Kristina O'Neill played hostess on Wednesday eve at Wallse for a bash to celebrate her arrival, and the new March issue, of course. We caught up with O'Neill to discuss Glenda, whitewashed covers, and cafs.

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Almost Legal: Kate Spade's 20th

    If you weren’t bold enough to venture out into the snow last night for the usual fashion week fetes, your Daily braved the elements to help the Kate Spade team celebrate their 20th anniversary in Chelsea. The setting? Couldn't have been more quintessentially Spade. Creative director Deborah Lloyd, who joined the brand in 2007, wanted to “bring Manhattan inside.”

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Things To Discuss: From Marc to Macaroons!

    Time for another dose of Things to Discuss! From macaroons to huge sched changes at Marc... 1. Laduree pour Reed Krakoff. The designer collabs keep coming! 2. Luke Janklow. Who is the next lucky fashion lady? 3. KCD + Spring Creative = Total Fashion World Domination? 4. Schedule upheaval chez Marc as the Marc Jacobs show is moved to Thursday at 8 p.m. at the Armory. Will you be en route to Europe...

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Front Row Flu Watch!

    Flu-fighters! Have you succumbed to this season’s germ wave? “No! In castings models come in and want to kiss you, and I always put Purell in my hands. I’m not being rude! I’m just a germaphobe.” —Richard Chai “Yes. But I killed it with, like, turmeric and ginger. Organic Avenue!” —Chris Peters, Creatures of the Wind “I’m a Jewish New Yorker. We’re very neurotic.

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Battle of The Best Dressed! The Daily Scouts for Vanity Fair

    Vanity Fair has enlisted The Daily to choose candidates for its International Best-Dressed Challenge. All week we’ll be watching what you’re wearing and sending them our picks. Cast your vote on VanityFair.com, and be sure to don your chicest threads this week for a shot at getting VF-ed! Name: Myf ShepherdAge: 21Occupation: I’m an artist.

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  • hachem | February 9, 2013

    Talk of The Times! Kate Lanphear Fills Us In

    Kate Lanphear made that big, buzzy, long-rumored-about move to T, and we're just as obsessed with her as during her Elle days (unsurprisingly so). Obviously, a front row catchup was necessary!

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  • hachem | February 8, 2013

    Discuss! Odd Collabs; ALT's Next Project

    Marc is to Diet Coke as Cynthia is to...Lysol?...And what do we think of ALT’s bid to be the next Oprah? (We know an audition when we see one, sweetie!) Neiman-aut Ken Downing is on board: “I’d love for Kim Kardashian and Cher to be his first guests, because they’re separated at birth.” Sarah Sophie Flicker, too: “Did you see his interview with that little girl from Beasts of...

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  • hachem | February 8, 2013

    Designers and Their Money Mavens!

    They buy the fabric, find the factories, and do all the math stuff. Can you ID the next generation of Pierre Bergés? Jason Wu and…Gustavo Rangel They met at a New Year’s Eve party in 2005. Six months later, friendship turned to love and they’ve been attached in every way ever since.

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  • hachem | February 8, 2013

    Going Postal!

    Hey, chicettes: The USPS is cutting off Saturday deliveries. Discuss! “Does anyone use mail anymore? E-mail!” —Prabal Gurung “I’m not happy. I like the mail. I’m old-fashioned. The mail is fun.” —Lynn Yaeger “It’ll be one day a week I don’t get bills. That’s pretty much what I get in the mail.” —Fern Mallis "I don’t really check my mail; I’m terrible!

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  • hachem | February 8, 2013

    Dreaming of Making It Big As A Supe?

    Every year, some underpaid editor at Forbes ranks the highest-earning supermodels in the world. Here’s a peek at their top five in 2012! 1. Gisele Bundchen $45 million 2. Kate Moss $9.2 million 3. Natalia Vodianova $8.6 million 4. Adriana Lima $7.3 million 5. Doutzen Kroes $6.9 million

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  • hachem | February 8, 2013

    A Moment With…Snow!

    Those flurries are in full effect, but will the total flake accumulation be as dramatic as predicted? We went straight to the source for a bit of insight...Are you a flake? Flakiness is an underrated quality. Why Fashion Week? I’m more chic than you think. The forecast said 2 to 30 inches. Huh?

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