Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | May 31, 2013

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (and Beyond…)

    A brief but no less entertaining and illuminating check-in with Cosmo's Sergio Kletnoy, full of music recs you simply must download and much more... Whoever came up with the five working days, two off-days ratio was an a****le! Since Monday was a holiday, I managed to squeeze five days of work into four days without skipping a beat. So you know it can be done! I spent my holiday...

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 31, 2013

    Who's Your Daddy? Vol. 2: The Schnabel Twins

    Ready for dose deux? Meet the A-list offspring just trying to do their parents proud! Curious about the tween in the droptop Bentley that just stole your parking space? Wondering who snagged your table at Topping Rose House? Enter The Daily Summer Class of 2013. They’ve got boldface surnames and big shoes to fill, and without them, summer out East just wouldn’t be the same.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 31, 2013

    Shot Of The Daily: Bette Midler and Michael Kors Get Green

    Good chums Bette Midler and Michael Kors had a moment last night in the gardens of Gracie Mansion in Manhattan at the New York Restoration Project's 11th annual Spring Picnic. Both have had reason to celebrate lately, with Kors impressing Wall Street this week by beating earnings estimates on both the top and bottom lines, and Midler's Broadway show I'll Eat You Last

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 31, 2013

    Look Of The Daily: Jessica Chastain in Trussardi

    Isn't she lovely? Jessica Chastain continues her European tour this spring by attending a cocktail party celebrating the Venice Biennale last night in Venice. The Zero Dark Thirty star wore a black and white box pattern dress from Trussardi's Fall 2013 collection with a Lucinda bag, but it's that charming smile that completes the package. Viva Chastain!

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 31, 2013

    Bonjour, Anne V!

    Anne V goes to the beach on the cover of Elle's French edition curiously marked the May 31, 2013 issue. (How specific of you, France!) Nagi Sakai shot the Russian mod, rumored to be dating New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey after flings with Calvin Harris and Adam Levine. Bonne chance, love.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 30, 2013

    Confirmed! Hillary Clinton To Salute Oscar de la Renta

    The rumors are true! The CFDA has announced that Hillary Clinton will present the Founders Award to Oscar de la Renta at the CFDA Awards on Monday. The Founders Award, given in honor of Eleanor Lambert, who founded the CFDA in 1962, is given to an individual who has made a unique contribution to the world of fashion and deserves the industry’s special recognition.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 30, 2013

    The Marc Jacobs Smurf

    This is so Smurfy! Artist aleXandro Palombo is consistently racy-fying up our inbox with naughty images tones; here, he things down with depictions of our fave designers and editors as Smurfs. In a feature for The Daily Mail, he asks if blue is the new black and turns the whole gang (Karl, Marc, Anna, you know the drill...) into cartoon Smurfs. Someone had to do it.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 30, 2013

    Charlotte Ronson Gets Perky

    Your morning (or afternoon) dose of java is getting chicified thanks to the new Charlotte Ronson for Starbucks limited-edition tumblers launching on June 4th. According to the press release, the portable caffeine receptacle depicts a sketch of a woman falling asleep on a bed of daisies while enjoying the sunshine. (She looks in desperate need of a skinny vanilla latte, if you ask us.)

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 30, 2013

    Who's Your Daddy? Vol. 1: Harry and Peter Brant Jr.

    Meet the A-list offspring just trying to do their parents proud! Curious about the tween in the droptop Bentley that just stole your parking space? Wondering who snagged your table at Topping Rose House? Enter The Daily Summer Class of 2013. They’ve got boldface surnames and big shoes to fill, and without them, summer out East just wouldn’t be the same. First up: Peter Brant's boys!

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 30, 2013

    Helena Bonham Carter Covers British Vogue

    Here's a face we'd probably never see on American Vogue's cover! Helena Bonham Carter takes on fronting British Vogue for the month of July, and looks red haute doing so. Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott shot HBC back in February with the British press sneaking some early previews outside of a North London pub in freezing temps at the time. Looking lovely, hon.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 30, 2013

    Shot Of The Daily: Miuccia Prada and Damien Hirst Get Cozy

    She's everywhere lately! Miuccia Prada got a face snuggle from Damien Hirst yesterday at the private lunch and preview of "When Attitudes Become Form. Bern 1969/Venice 2013" that she hosted with her hubby, Patrizio Bertelli, in Venice, Italy. We don't even need to consult our body language expert to know the analysis of this shot is genuine affection. #sweet

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Chicaholic: W Downtown's Terrace Fest

    Chicaholic's got your weekly imbibing agenda all planned out, and it's an easy one: simply hit the W Downtown's Terrace Fest! Naturally, spring is when scoring a sweet outdoor space sans the typical overwhelming city crowds becomes one of the season's most important searches. Consider that quest over...well, at least for the next seven days. Tonight, the Fest kicks off with a W Rum Bar courtesy of 10 Cane;

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Prabal Gurung Will Make The Skies A Little Prettier

    Prabal Gurung has signed on to design the uniforms for the ANA Group (All Nippon Airways) to celebrate their 60 years in the sky. The designs will be unveiled in late 2014 and will be worn by approximeately 10,000 cabin and ground staff. You'll recall that Vivienne Westwood recently announced a partnership with Virgin Atlantic to give their uniforms a new look. We. Dig. This. Trend.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Correspondence We Actually Received: Doc Speculates on Portia's Nose Job

    We're inundated with pitches from publicists around the world and we love it! Sometimes our inbox is filled with such treats that we have to share the joy word for word. This little ditty came today, which is pretty much the nightmare and greatest fear of every actress in Hollywood who has had a little upgrade.

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Could Dolce & Gabbana Really Go To Prison?

    Oh, dearie. Dolce & Gabbana are still in the hot seat with that pesky tax-fraud case that just won't go away. WWD is reporting that today in Milan prosecutor Gaetano Ruta requested that Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana and their associate Cristiana Ruella be sentenced to two and half years in prision for criminal tax evasion charges. They were fined $440.2 million for tax evasion last month by Italy's...

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Dreamy Henry Cavill Covers Details

    It's a bird! It's a plane! It's Man of Steel's Henry Cavill covering the June/July issue of Details; inside the issue, he reveals that he was an overweight kid. "I was Fat Cavill," he tells them. "I bawled on the phone to my mom four times a day," he says about his grueling youth at boarding school. Getting into professional acting helped the 30-year-old take off the weight, and...

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Covers We Love: The New Yorker's Citi Bike Moment

    Nearly every New Yorker has an opinion about Citi Bike, so this week's New Yorker cover of one biker using the new system while gym bunnies get their fit on inside is, well, fitting. Longtime NYC biker Marcellus Hall illustrated the cover of the June 3rd issue and tells the mag, "I’m not one of those hard-core bike freaks; it’s just a good way for me to get around...

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 29, 2013

    Where are you going in Europe this summer, darlings?

    Where are you going in Europe this summer, darlings?

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 28, 2013

    Jessica White's Foundation Spreads Its Wings

    The three D's: dining, drinking, and dancing. Who doesn't love that combination...especially when all are effortlessly combined within a charity event to raise money for a cause near and dear to many hearts? Jessica White hosted her 4th Annual Angel Wings Foundation Benefit at Georgica Restaurant and Lounge in the Hamptons over the weekend, welcoming a celeb-filled crowd of Shontelle, Jonathan Cheban, Peter Brant Jr., NY Giant Brandon Myers,...

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  • The Daily Front Row | May 28, 2013

    Random Alert! Suzy Menkes To Auction Off Wardrobe

    Didn't see this coming...Christie's London will be auctioning off Suzy Menkes' personal wardrobe in July. "The Suzy Menkes Collection" will include 80 items from her personal closet from designers including Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent and Paul Smith. "I went to Christie's and asked Pat Frost, international specialist and director of vintage couture, handbags, and luggage, to evaluate my collection,"

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