Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | April 19, 2013

    Thierry Mugler Is Updating His CV Again

    What's going on with dear Manfred? The Times' Eric Wilson is reporting that Thierry Mugler is stepping down as artistic director of Thierry Mugler Parfums, while WWD reports that Mugler will be the creative adviser to Joël Palix, president of Clarins Fragrance Group and director general of Thierry Mugler SAS. It's still a little fuzzy as to what his actual duties will be, but Manfred's got a plan B...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 19, 2013

    Look of The Daily: Hilary Rhoda in Donna Karan Atelier

    It's no secret that we're crazy about Hilary Rhoda, but the girl just keeps getting it right. Last night she attended the Tiffany & Co. Blue Book Ball at Rock Center and stunned in Donna Karan Atelier. Hello, beautiful! What will next week bring us?

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 19, 2013

    May Madness: What's The Fairest Glossy Of 'Em All?

    Behold, darlings: three May mag covers. Can you guess which glossy The Daily loves?! We'll just say we're going seasonally apropos on this one. It's (finally!) spring, people! 'Tis the time for unabashed prettiness to festoon the newsstands, not morose corpse-y visuals and such. It's May, for goodness sake. Let's get our joie on! Marie Claire's artistic director extraordinaire, Alex Gonzalez, obviously understands.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 19, 2013

    FIT's "Future Of Fashion" Show Finalists, Revealed!

    Who's in and who had to say auf wiedersehen? FIT students nervously awaited the results at Judging Day on Wednesday, from their senior projects to find out if their designs had made the competitive cut to be included in the design school's annual Future of Fashion show, which will take place May 1st.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    Calvin Klein Collection Does The Human Rights Thing

    "It's just how it should be," Francisco Costa told us last night at Calvin Klein Collection's flagship store during their event in honor of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) marriage equality program, Americans for Marriage Equality. "We're not doing anything spectacular," the creative director explained about the brand being on the right side of history. Costa was particularly thrilled that (nearly) 90-year-old American artist Ellsworth Kelly was also...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    Bon Anniversaire to Rosie Huntington-Whiteley!

    Happy Birthday to the stunning Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, who turns 26 today. The Transformers actress and gal pal of Jason Statham shares her b-day with James Woods, Conan O'Brien, Melissa Joan Hart, and America Ferrera. Next up for Rosie is a role in Mad Max: Fury Road, out in theatres next year.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    Shot of The Daily: Liza Minnelli and Bobby DeNiro

    Start spreading the news...Two iconic New Yorkers and old chums met up last night at the Tribeca Film Festival for the Mistaken For Strangers premiere. Ladies and gents, it's Liza Minnelli and Robert DeNiro, who famously co-starred together in the 1977 Scorsese film, New York, New York. They're still gonna be a part of it...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    Hello Again! Carey Mulligan Covers Russian Interview

    We know, we know. Everybody is throwing a lot of Carey Mulligan your way lately, but it's her moment. The Great Gatsby star looks radiant on the cover of Russian Interview's May issue shot by Karl Lagerfeld. Dare we say we prefer this over another fashion title's recent cover? Well done, Karl.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    What Would You Ask Karl Lagerfeld?

    Any journalist out there can relate to this situation...You think you've got an interview all set up and then a publicist gives you the annoying news that there's only time for one question. (Which is far better than the ghastly "group" interview, but still kinda sucks.) Malcolm Venville had this happen when he was on the way to interview Karl Lagerfeld and made a funny vid documenting the experience...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    Shall We Dance? Terry Richardson And John Waters Unite

    The duo of Terry Richardson and John Waters dancing the night away falls into the "most obvious" match of the new millennium. The boys spent time getting to know each other when Terry shot John for Le magazine du Monde's first issue and things clearly went very well for our plaid shirted fellas. To be a fly on that wall... You can also catch a shirtless Terry hugging shirtless...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 18, 2013

    Goal! Soccer Hottie Cristiano Ronaldo For Jacob & Co.

    Just in time! As part of their reinvention, Jacob & Co. has signed soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo to appear in their new campaign, following in the footsteps of Helena Christensen, Milla Jovovich, and Natalia Vodianova. The campaign was shot in Madrid by José Manuel Ferrater and will roll out next month in major titles such as Vogue, GQ, and Bazaar. Ronaldo has appeared in campaigns for Emporio Armani, Armani...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    Reed Krakoff Rakes In The Awards! Most Recently, The Whitney

    Reed Krakoff's on a roll! Last night at Chelsea's Highline Stages, The Whitney Museum honored the designer and patron of the arts with their American Art Award. The award is given to those who show an outstanding commitment to American visual arts and culture and to The Whitney through supporting artists in their respective fields. Honored alongside Krakoff was Miami-based collector, Martin Z. Margulies (he recently made a $5...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    One More Time! Vanity Fair Kicks Off Tribeca Film Festival

    Vanity Fair brought the party downtown to kick off the return of The Tribeca Film Festival on Tuesday night.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    Dove's Real Beauty Sketches Go Viral

    Dove's "Real Beauty Sketches" campaign is a clever viral video of forensic artist Gil Zamora sketching real women as they describe themselves. The result? The women featured painted a less than flattering description of themselves, but strangers saw them in a different light. It's all to remind women that you're more beautiful than you think.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    Gisele Gets Intimate On Vanity Fair Italy's Cover

    J'adore! Gisele makes another appearance on the cover of Vanity Fair Italy, shot in extreme close up by Patric Shaw. It reminds us a bit of some of the iconic headshots of Lauren Bacall in the 1950's. The Brazillian babe has been in the goss pages lately with appearances avec hubby Tom Brady dining at ABC Kitchen and Extra Virgin this week. Hey, we've been telling you that models...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    Sunny Days Ahead: Hampton Sun Launches On Net-A-Porter

    As the summer months quickly approach and the sun is finally showing its face, be prepared and protect your own face and achieve a natural, glowing tan with the best skincare on the market. Hampton Sun is launching today on Net-A-Porter.com as part of their new beauty category. The brand will be aligned with other high-end skincare companies like Natura Bissé, Chantecaille, and Ilia.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 17, 2013

    Bradley Cooper Covers Details

    Hunky Bradley Cooper talks to Details about what he does to keep himself humble in their May issue on stands April 23rd. "If you start feeling a little too big for your britches, hop on the Internet and take a look at some message boards for five seconds," he explains. "It’s not something I do often, but if you do, it’ll take you right back down. Oh, my God.

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  • 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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