Chic Report

  • hachem | January 14, 2013

    Where The Boys Are

    While Hollywood and the world celebrated the Globes in L.A. on Sunday night, the party was just getting started in Italy. Calvin Klein Collection feted Italo Zucchelli's well-received Fall '13 men's runway show in Milan with a hoppin' bash at the Franco Parenti Theatre. Guests, including actor Justin Theroux and the New York Giants' Victor Cruz, took a break from their front row duties to soak in a performance...

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  • hachem | January 14, 2013

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (and Beyond…)

    It's time for our first installment of dear Sergio Kletnoy, righthand bloke to Cosmo's Joanna Coles, of the new year! Already, he's off to a whirlwind of a start. Surprise factor: zero. Read on for the full ride... Monday According to the Chinese horoscope, 2013 is the year of the snake.

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  • hachem | January 14, 2013

    Campaign Trail: Proenza Schouler

    Those campaigns keep rolling in the door...David Sims shot the Proenza Schouler Spring/Summer campaign featuring models Julia Nobis and Irina Nikolaev. Look for the ads to start running worldwide in March. According to team Proenza: "The series of images explore key themes presented in the collection - the idea of random juxtapositions and collage. The visuals are composed of abstract images contrasted with portraits of (the) models." We're digging...

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  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Sharon Osbourne Is Not So Gaga Over Lady Gaga

    The 2009 feud between Kelly Osbourne and Lady Gaga continues, but this time mama Osbourne is having the last word! ...Let us count the ways, shall we? Strike 1: In 2009, Kelly Osbourne calls Lady Gaga a "Butterface".

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  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Emma Stone Goes Sans Top For W

    On the heels of Emma Stone's gig announcing the 2013 Oscar nominations with Seth McFarlane, the new issue of W debuted with the sizzling starlet front and center on the cover. Perched seductively on a messy bed with nothing but a bra and a leather jacket

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  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Calvin Klein Collection's Milano Moment

    Ciao! Calvin Klein Collection men's is showing in Milano this weekend and they've given us a little sneak peek of their plans for the show. On the agenda to celebrate Italo Zucchelli's Fall '13 collection? Ellie Goulding will be performing songs from her latest album, Halycon, and New York Giants' Victor Cruz and girlfriend Elaina Watley are expected to sit front row.

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  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Beyoncé + H&M? Could it be?

    People StyleWatch is buzzing that GQ covergirl Beyoncé will be the new face of H&M. One of her dancers took to Twitter and wrote: "First day of trial in the Bahamas! H&M all set … go." The Tweet has since been deleted. That's translation for TOTALLY TRUE. H&M is not confirming or denying the rumor. Hmmm...

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  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Finding Australia's Next Top Model!

    G'day, mates! Six months after IMG Models launched a new division in Australia, luring some top industry beauties like Miranda Kerr and Gemma Ward, the agency announced today its partnership with Australia's Next Top Model. IMG will offer the winner a coveted contract with the agency.

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  • hachem | January 11, 2013

    Jason Wu Puts A Legend To Work

    Jason Wu went with the legendary Stephanie Seymour for his spring campaign shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. We'd sit at that table any day. Shall we mention that the timeless Seymour is 44? Gorg!

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  • 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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