Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (and Beyond…)

    What time is it? Wherever you are, it's Sergio time! The badass assistant to Cosmo's Joanna Coles fills us in on everything from a former prez encounter to an avalanche of musician run-ins and must-download music. Ready, set, read... Monday After what seemed like an eternity of obsessing over Charli XCX, I was finally standing face to face with one of my fave new pop stars.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    Miranda Kerr Week Continues…

    Is it officially "Miranda Kerr week" and we didn't get the memo? After the news broke earlier this week that her days as an Angel were dunzo; just as quickly, the intel had it that she wasn't going anywhere. Even more has O-Kerr-ed! Today, Mango keeps us on the Mrs. Bloom train with just-released images of her Summer campaign shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. So bueno!

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    Calvin Klein Brought The Hamptons To Manhattan

    This beats the LIE any day! Calvin Klein, Inc. brought the Hamptons to West 39th Street for a special presentation of the Fall 2013 men's and women's lines for editors, stylists and bloggers earlier today. Models posed in tableaus of tall wheat stalks and white sand, reminiscent of a winter sunset in the Hamptons. (Details, details, details!)

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    The Great Karlie Kloss

    What perks us up on a gloomy Friday? Karlie Kloss on the cover of Vogue Australia seems make things a wee bit more g'day. Karlie appears in Prada in Ozzie Vogue's special collector's edition celebrating the upcoming flick, The Great Gatsby. (Director Baz Luhrmann and costume designer wifey Catherine Martin are Australia's very own exports!) Arthur Elgort shot the cover and all that jazz...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    DSquared2 To Dress Mrs. Carter

    Who runs the world? Beyoncé! It's a score for Dean and Dan Caten of DSquared2, who will be designing a custom costume for Beyoncé's "Mrs. Carter Show World Tour," kicking off on April 15th. (Tax day!) "Beyoncé chooses to wear a unique outfit created exclusively for her by Dean and Dan Caten, inspired by an item from the 2013 spring/summer Glamazon catwalk show," the boys have confirmed in a...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    Things To Discuss: Lindsay Lohan's Scary Look

    Lindsay Lohan hit the Scary Movie 5 premiere in Hollywood last night in a Dolce & Gabbana somewhat LBD number. (A media alert from the brand bragging about this has yet to fill our InBox.) What do we think of Lohan's look, boys and girls? The troubled actress (who we all know is heading to rehab next month for being Lindsay Lohan for way too long.) hit the red...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    Shot of The Daily: DK & The Boys

    Donna Karan was a lucky gal last night when she was in a Kenneth Cole and Hugh Jackman sandwich at Urban Zen in the West Village. Karan put on a party with eBay and the CFDA to launch "Fashion For Haiti: One Million Hearts To Raise Social Consciousness and Funds for The Haitian Artisan Project." Victoria Bartlett, Sophie Theallet, Zac Posen, former NFL football player Shawne Merriman were just...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 12, 2013

    Rodarte Puts Its Best Foot Forward

    Rodarte certainly know how to keep us on our feet when it comes to their collabs. The Mulleavy sisters' latest side project? Designing a pair of shoes for Vans shoes for a worthy cause. The Vans Custom Couture shoes are to spread the word about the Americans for the Arts and the Vans Custom Culture competition. What's it all about, Alfie? The idea is to inspire high school students...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Hooray for Hollywood! THR Media Power List Bash!

    Were you on the list? The Hollywood Reporter celebrated their 35 most powerful people in media on Wednesday night.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Christian Siriano's Dream Ballet

    Just when we thought our eyes had seen every possible Spring campaign, Christian Siriano comes along with one more for the road. Shot by Siriano's boo Brad Walsh at New York's Waldorf Astoria, the vid features Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre dancers Katerina Eng, Isabelle Seiler, and Carolyn Lippert having an afternoon dance in a room.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Portia de Rossi Covers Out Mag's Power Issue

    Though we'd never recognize her at the newsstand, Portia de Rossi covers Out's Power list of the LBGT movers and shakers in America. As usual Aaron Hicklin and his team included some familiar names from the fashion biz. Jenna Lyons, Tom Ford, and Marc Jacobs made the cut but shockingly Micheal Kors' name is absent. (We're also livid that Kyle Anderson was ignored again. Is there no justice?)

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Gwyneth Paltrow Covers Harper's May Issue

    Daniel Jackson shot Gwyneth Paltrow for the May issue of Harper's Bazaar. Someone is clearly a fave at the Hearst Tower with her last appearance on their redesign issue in March of 2012. Interesting to note that Carine Roitfeld gets major billing in the coverline with her "New Collections" feature. Middle America meet Carine. Carine meet Middle America.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Look of The Daily: Olga Kurylenko in Burberry

    We've still got our eye on you, Olga Kurylenko. The Oblivion actress attended the film's Hollywood premiere last night in Burberry with a Valentino clutch and jewels by Martin Katz. Kurylenko is keeping her stylist (and us!) busy with recent red carpet looks in Elie Saab, Roland Mouret, and Pucci to name a few. We're enjoying every minute. Oblivion, starring a fella named Tom Cruise, opens on April 19th.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Shop, Hukk, and Save

    Instead of giving up your morning coffee to save for that Phillip Lim satchel, why not practice the art of patience and let Hukkster do the rest? Next time you're pinning your way through your work day and stumble across a coveted clutch, Hukk it! Translation: save it to your list and get notified once your must-have goes on sale. The best part? Hukkster is simply a button that...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Get Your André Leon Talley On The Dance Floor

    This is the best thing we've seen in quite a long time! A disco group which goes by the name Company Freak has recently dropped a new single all about André Leon Talley that comes with an ALT tribute video. A sample lyric: "I wanna be like André Leon Talley. ALT. He's a fashion superstar!" We dare you to resist the charms of this infectious and downright hilarious tune....

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 11, 2013

    Glamour's Elevator Makeover

    Going up? Condé Nast Entertainment presents their latest shows inspired by Glamour. YouTube beauty guru Jessica Harlow and hairstylist Theodore Leaf host Elevator Makeover, which is basically exactly what it sounds like. Girl gets into elevator. Girl gets makeover in elevator. This week the team meets Gemma who is about make her first on stage singing performance, but first gets the "ride of her life" (Press release jargon!) when...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 10, 2013

    New Yorkers For Children Fêtes A Decade

    Last night, fashion's top crop gathered at the Mandarin Oriental to fête New Yorkers For Children spring dinner dance benefitting youth in foster care sponsored by Valentino. The event was hosted by Derek Anderson, Allison Aston, Marisa Brown, Alina Cho, Natalia Echavarria, Rory Hermelee, Lydia Fenet, Nicole Esposito, Victor Kubicek, Amy McFarland, Euan Rellie and Susan Chin. All the ladies were decked to the nines in Valentino, of course.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 10, 2013

    The Donatella Versace Chair Is Unveiled

    Attention, Versace aficionados! L.A. based designers Nikolai and Simon Haas have created a 12 piece collection for Versace home, including the must have of the decade, The Donatella Chair. Made from honeycomb brass with black leather upholstery, the chair is obvi an homage to creative director Donatella Versace

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 10, 2013

    Is Miranda Kerr Losing Her Wings?

    Say it ain't so! US Weekly is reporting that Miranda Kerr is leaving the Angel business. Multiple sources tell them that she was let go from her role as a Victoria's Secret Angel after her $1 million, three-year contract was not renewed because of an alleged difficult reputation. Chief marketing officer Ed Razek tells them that they have no plans to stop working with her and she'll still be...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 10, 2013

    Gwyneth Paltrow Is All Good In Band Of Outsiders

    Delish! Loving Gwyneth Paltrow in this Band of Outsiders multicolored suspender skirt from their pre-Fall 2013 collection. The author-actress-Applemom was at Williams-Sonoma (really!) to sign copies of her new book It's All Good: Delicious, Easy Recipes that Will Make You Look Good and Feel Great for adoring fans in NYC yesterday. She completed the look with Gianvito Rossi red suede pumps.

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