Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | June 10, 2013

    Live From Los Angeles! Sydney's Sightings

    Don't we all love a little celeb spotting? Our L.A. correspondent Sydney Sadick writes in with the famous and infamous peeps on her radar in recent days on the west coast. Khajak Keledjian at Intermix on Robertson toasting debut of Frends headphones with ALC’s Andrea Liberman to the tunes of DJs Poppy Delevinge and Atlanta De Cadenet Taylor…Spotted at Kidstock’s Music and Art Festival sponsored by Hudson Jeans?

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 10, 2013

    Karl Lagerfeld Tells Us How He Really Feels

    Press shy Karl Lagerfeld (we kid!) chats with The Telegraph and as usual gives a few "I can't believe he said that" nuggets to make our job a little easier. This time the Kaiser is bashing Audrey Tautou's performance as Coco Chanel in the 2009 film Coco Before Chanel. "Oh, the movie was bad," he says. "She played it like women's lib, like Simone de Beauvoir 30 years...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 10, 2013

    Where The Boys Are

    Manhattan pop up shop STORY has teamed up with DETAILS mag to handpick essentials for the modern man and tell HIS STORY. Through June 30th, HIS STORY is curated with both established and up-and-coming brands with everything from grooming products to electronics to barware. You can find anything from Nike kicks to WANT Les Essentials de la Vie.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 10, 2013

    Chic Reads: Roberto Cavalli Autobiography Is En Route

    Here's something we didn't know we needed until now...Roberto Cavalli tells Vogue UK that his autobiography will be released in October. "In a few months, you will know everything," Cavalli told the mag. "I don't know why I decided to do it. I guess I had something to write. It doesn't really talk about fashion though, it talks about me and my life." Color us intrigued.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 10, 2013

    Look Of The Daily: Neil Patrick Harris In Calvin Klein Collection

    Does anything beat a man in a tux? Neil Patrick Harris opened the epic Tony Awards show last night at Radio City Music Hall in a charcoal wool two-button peak lapel tuxedo from Calvin Klein Collection. It's our preferred look when we're dangling from jumbo Tony Awards. As for NPH's hosting skills? Another score. His take on "Empire State of Mind" with Audra McDonald at the end was brillz.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 10, 2013

    Campaign Watch: Brioni

    If we can indulge you in thinking about winter for just a second...New York artist Collier Schorr shot Brioni's Fall/Winter campaign in Rigi, high above the Swiss lakes, historically known as the Queen of the Mountains. Schoor has some high praise for creative director Brendan Mullane who debuts his first collection for the brand: "When I met Brendan, it was as if a fully-formed genius had arrived on my...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (And Beyond…)

    This week, Cosmo's Sergio Kletnoy, right-hand man with the mostest to EIC Joanna Coles, hangs with a Real Housewife, gets moved by a doc that harkens back to Kletnoy's Russian childhood, and, of course, has a plethora of music recs to share...Enjoy! Monday When you bump into Teresa Giudice in your office, do you run far far away, or do you embrace her like an old friend?

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    An Evening To Get (So) Excited About

    Looking for an equally salacious and hilarious way to spend an hour and a half? Pedro Almodovar is your man, and his latest flick, I'm So Excited! (yes, that was an intentional exclamation point, not just Daily-ese), is your must-see. The Cinema Society hosted a screening of the riotous yet politically mulling film, along with Girard-Perregaux and DeLeón, at Landmark Sunshine Cinemas. The film's castmates Blanca Suarez, Miguel Angel...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    Choupette Covers German Vogue WIth Some Other Lady

    Karl Lagerfeld's beloved Choupette and Linda Evangelista grace the cover of German Vogue's July issue, shot by the Kaiser himself. The cover comes fresh off of the recent revelation to CNN that he'd marry the now-famous cat if he could. “You know, there is no marriage yet for human beings and animals. I never thought that I would fall in love like this with a cat.”

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    You'll Have To Enjoy That Givenchy Couture A Little Longer

    Couture shows? Ain't nobody got time for that. At least Riccardo Tisci doesn't this season. The brand's creative director is once again skipping the Paris Couture shows due to his busy schedule. One bonus of Tisci getting a little more time on his hands is the news that Givenchy will be reviving their wristwatch collection, which was discontinued in 2009. Gotta stay on track of that busy schedule somehow.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    SJP Walks Into Fashion Again

    Sarah Jessica Parker is partnering with longtime Manolo Blahnik CEO George Malkemus to launch a serious shoe collection that will include bags and a few trenches to be sold exclusively at Nordstrom early next year. “Because I got to play that role (Carrie Bradshaw), I wore a lot of shoes,” Parker tells Vogue. “and by default I learned an enormous amount. It’s hard to”—no pun intended—“walk away from...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    Marc At The Movies!

    How exciting! Marc Jacobs enjoyed a little popcorn and the company of Rose Byrne at last night's Cinema Society and DeLeon screening of I'm So Excited at Sunshine Landmark Cinemas. Nice to see a tanned and rested-looking MJ giving himself a little break at the movies.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 7, 2013

    Chic Eats! Casadei Hosts A Dinner at Omar's

    Downtown haute spot Omar's is quickly becoming the home away from home for the fashion set (event after event after event is happening there lately) so it was the obvious (and welcome!) choice for Cesare Casadei and Julia Restoin Roitfeld to host an intimate dinner on Wednesday night to celebrate Casadei's Resort collection.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    Punky Prayers

    Attention, documentary aficionados: last night, The Cinema Society premiered HBO's Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer. Directors Mike Lerner and Maxim Pozdorovkin worked alongside a slew of celebrity guests to take in the film’s extraordinary and inspiring account. Need a brief recap? The Sundance-praised film tells the unbelievable story of young women seeking change to benefit their country through acts of performance art in Russia. In fact, according to Pozdorovkin,...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    Karl Says The Darndest Things

    It's the book we should have written! French publisher Flammarion will be releasing a book of classic Karl Lagerfeld quotes next fall. They didn't work with the Kaiser on the book, but WWD reports that he's happy with the outcome. Let's hope they include one of our favorite gems from last year when he told British Vogue: “Marriage was invented when people died at 30.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    All The Single Ladies…Linda Evangelista Edition

    Calling all male billionaires! One of your fans is a free agent! Page Six is reporting that Linda Evangelista has broken up with her beau billionaire Peter Morton, of Hard Rock Cafe fame. The couple began dating in 2006 while she was pregnant with billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault's baby. Evangelista's agency, DNA, would not comment on her private life.

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    James Franco's Bunny Hop

    Busy beaver James Franco managed to take some time out of his nonstop sched to hop over to the Playboy Club in London to celebrate his art exhibit, "Psycho Nacirema," on view at the Pace Gallery. What does Franco have up his sleeve with this one? The actor reimagines himself in a video installation as Janet Leigh in Alfred Hitchcock's film Pyscho. Random? You betcha! No wonder he needed...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    Obsessions, Discussed! With Michelle and Mika

    On Tuesday night Milly's Michelle Smith hosted a Grace Outreach event at her store located on Madison and 73rd Street. (By the way, be sure to check out Milly in East Hampton!) The event celebrated Morning Joe’s Mika Brzezinksi’s new book, Obsessed, and brought out Julie Macklowe, Zang Toi, Sharon Bush, and Gillian Miniter. In a nutshell, the compelling read tells the story of the power of friendships among...

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    Correspondence We Actually Received: Cleavage Perfection = Boob Glue®

    We've been waiting for this! One of the more amusing finds in our inbox today was this pitch to tell our dear readers about Boob Glue® and we take our job seriously so with the "holiday season" approaching...Get in on it! (It even works on side boob!)

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  • The Daily Front Row | June 6, 2013

    Grilled Cheese Showdown! Elettra Wiedemann Takes On Seth Meyers

    In the second intallment of Elettra's Goodness, Seth Meyers visits Elettra Wiedemann's kitchen alongside his girlfriend, Alexi, and her brother, Toya to have a showdown to determine who makes the best grilled cheese sandwich. Bring it! We're kindly posting this after lunch in an effort not to tease your summer body. Super cute!

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