Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | April 4, 2013

    "Fashion Police" Writers Sue E!

    In court case news #1,849...Eight writers from the E! television show Fashion Police, hosted by Joan Rivers, have filed with the California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement office claiming E! owes them over $1 million in unpaid back wages. (Wowza!) The network responded with a public announcement yesterday

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 4, 2013

    Christopher Kane on Making A Deal With Kering

    In the latest issue of Style.com's magazine, Christopher Kane and his sister Tammy (who's also the brand's creative director) return to their old high school in Motherwell, Scotland, for a Fall 2013 photoshoot shot by Alasdair McLellan. On location, the pair open up about signing with Kering, formerly known as PPR. "We would have survived, but would we have survived as people without the investment?" said Tammy. "I don't...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 4, 2013

    Zac Posen's Million Dollar Dress For Magnum Ice Cream

    Is Magnum Ice Cream the chicest dessert company du jour? If their latest collabs are any indication, the frozen treats brand is quite sweet on the fashion world. Having already collaborated with Karl Lagerfeld on a series of commercials, they're now pairing up with Zac Posen. And my, do they have expensive taste

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 4, 2013

    Lululemon's See-Through Pants Fiasco Results In A Firing

    Much ado has been made over Lululemon's see-through yoga pants and as a result of all the bad press, chief product officer Sheree Waterson has left the company. The recall of the company's black sheer Luon pants was said to be a failure in testing protocols and product specifcations. Executives have said the debacle will ultimately cost the company $67 million in lost sales.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 4, 2013

    Saks' Latest Excuse To Shop: Extremely Ethical!

    This weekend, Saks Fifth Avenue's flagship outpost is hosting an event with bauble line Same Sky, and it's not your run-of-the-mill rationale to exercise that credit card: the "ethical" shopping event (not a series of words we often see strung together!) commemorates the anniversary of the Rwanda Genocide.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    Who Came Out For Jeffrey Cares?

    All the shots from Jeffrey Fashion Cares 10th Anniversary!

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    Beautiful People

    Has smoking inside made a comeback? It looked like it last night at Paper magazine's sweet 16th annual "Beautiful People" party at The Top Of The Standard. False alarm. Guests were just enjoying electric cigs NJOY that we first spotted during NYFW and were they ever. (We know what audience they're catering to.)

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    It's A Shoe-In! Aerin Lauder Debuts Footwear at Bloomingdale's

    Tonight, Aerin Lauder's long-awaited shoe line, AERIN, will bow in Bloomingdale's on 59th Street at 6 p.m., where Lauder will be on hand to meet-and-greet devotees and personally sign their brand new purchases. (Joie!) This afternoon, we hopped on the phone with Lauder for a good ol' fashioned gab fest...about shoes, of course!

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    Andy Cohen's Gilty Pleasures

    Got Gilt? Bravo's Andy Cohen has curated a sale for Gilt MAN of his picks of apparel and accessories from brands such as Calvin Klein Collection, Hickey Freeman and Mr. Brown. It's all part of a unique marketing strategy to promote the release of his memoir Most Talkative: Stories From The Front Lines of Pop Culture going paperback.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    All Aboard! Emmy Rossum in Naeem Khan

    Last night Emmy Rossum was on the Intrepid in New York City for the Jeffrey Fashion Cares 10th Anniverary celebration and looked lovely in a gold and black Naeem Khan Resort flapper dress. Rossum served as the host for the event that included a massive silent auction and fashion show. Who was on board?

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    Daphne Groeneveld Covers Numéro Russia

    Chic! Daily fave Daphne Groeneveld covers issue 2 of Numéro Russia shot by Sebastian Kim. Last month Naomi Campbell and her legs launched the new mag that the smart kids in the class will recall has André Leon Talley on its masthead as editor at large. Looks like somebody is insiting on models gracing the covers. Imagine that.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    Beyoncé Covers British Vogue

    The "electrifying" Beyoncé covers the May issue of British Vogue for the very first time. Inside she tells them how motherhood gave her a sense of "audacity" and made it OK to share more of her private life to her fans. She's still keeping that belly button all to herself, though.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    Paper's Sweet 16 Bash

    What: Paper's 16th Annual Beautiful People Party Where: Top of The Standard Who: Jessie Ware, Tali Lennox, Bevy Smith, Carly Cushnie, Michelle Ochs, Cory Kennedy, Mickey Boardman, Peter Davis, Melanie Fiona, Audrey Gelman, DJ Pham, Luigi Tadini, Marjorie Gubelmann, and find out who else was there in our GALLERY.

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 3, 2013

    What's Nicola Formichetti's Next Move?

    Nicola Formichetti posted this cryptic illustration by Achraf Amiri on his Facebook page last night, but things are a little more upbeat today. The recently departed Mugler creative director is full of positive affirmations, writing the following: "restart the operating system #newlife #newfuel" and "Reinvent, Restart #newbeginning" on the page. Page Six is reporting that the new life is already all taken care of, what with Gaga's bestie purportedly...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 2, 2013

    Laetitia Casta Spends A Little Time In The Shade

    Karl Lagerfeld shot Laetitia Casta in black and white for Chanel's latest eyewear campaign. We've spent the past few hours pondering what the Kaiser is trying to say here, if anything. It was just last summer that he shot Casta in front of the Eiffel Tower for a 10-page fashion spread for V with his beloved Choupette and some bondage undertones. Is that Choupette's leash? Old habits are hard...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 2, 2013

    Hayden Panettiere Gets The Glamour Treatment

    Nashville's Hayden Panettiere nabbed the May cover of Glamour, showing off some tats and donning Dolce & Gabbana on the outside of the glossy, in a lush, sunny shoot by photog Peggy Sirota (sorta similar, in a good way, to Kate Hudson's April cover of the mag, non?). Inside, Panettiere discusses her past (her parents, growing up in the 'Messy Generation,' what the heck her tattoos mean) and the...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 2, 2013

    Daily Double: Vintage Bowie and Kim Gordon for Saint Laurent

    Noticing a bit of David Bowie in the new Hedi Slimane-helmed shot of Kim Gordon for the Saint Laurent campaign. Pictured is an image of Iman's other half at the WB Radio Music Awards in 1999 and that's Gordon today. It's all in the face. Anybody else seeing some similarities or have we lost our marbles?

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 2, 2013

    Justin Bieber Covers Teen Vogue

    Still got the Bieber fever? We shall see. Justin Bieber covers the May issue of Teen Vogue to talk about his crazy year. "I know who I am, and I'm very much in control," he's quoted as saying on the coverline. The music issue also "stars" (their words) One Direction, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, and Carly Ray Jepsen. Stay tuned to see if the Biebs sells more mags than in...

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 2, 2013

    What's Shaking In Terry's World?

    Terry Richardson has been keeping busy again with updates of his fascinating life on Terry's Diary. Hurray! Last week Ryan Gosling encountered the thumbs upping photog in Manhattan and clearly appreciated being in the presence of greatness. Even your Daily spotted Terry chowing down at T A K A H A C H I on Avenue A a few days ago. He even eats!

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 2, 2013

    Look of The Daily: Olga Kurylenko in Elie Saab

    Ukrainian actress, Olga Kurylenko, hit the tapis rouge on Monday night with co-star Tom Cruise to promote their latest flick, Oblivion, at the Oktyabr Cinema Hall in Moscow. The 33-year-old former Bond babe donned an Elie Saab cocktail dress from the designer's Spring 2013 Couture collection, Christian Louboutin pumps, and a Ferragamo clutch. Bellissima!

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