Chic Report

  • Sydney Sadick | January 27, 2016

    Sarah Flint on Her First Resort Shoe Collection

    At 27, designer Sarah Flint has launched her own brand (in fall 2013, to be exact), landed on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list, and become a favorite of celebrities like Kate Hudson, Heidi Klum, Blake Lively, and Alexa Chung. Now, the Massachusetts native is launching her first spread of resort shoes and small accessories that will be parfait for your upcoming sweet (and hopefully

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  • Eddie Roche | January 26, 2016

    Wilhelmina Signs Bill Wackermann

    The Wack is back! Wilhelmina, one of the world’s leading model management companies, announced today that Bill Wackermann will be joining the company as chief executive officer, effective immediately. Wackermann was let go from Condé Nast in late 2015 after 20 years at the company, most recently as chief revenue officer at Condé Nast Traveler. During his tenure, he was responsible

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  • Natasha Silva-Jelly | January 25, 2016

    Drew Barrymore on Flower Beauty and the Celebrity Sellout

    The Daily caught up with Drew Barrymore, who founded her cosmetics line Flower Beauty in 2012, last week at the Financo retail forum in New York where she was in conversation with her father-in-law, the former CEO of Chanel Arie L. Kopelman, about her burgeoning beauty empire and her plans to roll out the concept in China, Australia, the UK,

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  • Natasha Silva-Jelly | January 22, 2016

    Annie Leibovitz Shoots Moody Moncler SS16 Campaign

    The talents of legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz were enlisted to create the latest advertising campaign for Italian fashion, outerwear and accessory brand Moncler. Inspired by Gulliver’s Travels—the classic tale of a young man who travels to remote parts of the world—the Spring/Summer ’16 campaign was shot in Iceland against a moody Nordic marine backdrop. Starring Spanish

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  • Peter Davis | January 22, 2016

    Berlin Schick! Highlights from BFW

    Peter Davis spent a few days in Germany for Berlin Fashion Week and writes in with what he saw, who he met, and who we need to know about. Berlin is the Brooklyn of Europe: gritty and glamorous, fast and fashion-forward, and open 24/7…and Berlin Fashion Week is a nonstop circus of catwalk shows plus

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  • Eddie Roche | January 21, 2016

    Harald Glöckler: “Plastic surgery is neither good or bad. It’s necessary.”

    It’s Berlin Fashion Week, which always brings to mind the self-proclaimed Prince of Fashion a.k.a. Harald Glöckler. Feels like a fitting time to dig up our old interview with this Renaissance man and remind the world of one of the all-time (and quotable) greats. Long may Harald reign!  On respect: “I don’t need to be respected, because I’m the most

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  • Natasha Silva-Jelly | January 21, 2016

    Are Fashion Bots the New Personal Shopper?

      Personal shoppers? So passé. Welcome to the new era of fashion apps and the “chatbot.” A new breed of virtual robots (trained by humans and powered by artificial intelligence) have been engineered to go one step further by exchanging personal (not automated) messages via social media and helping you source and buy coveted fashion pieces based on your shape,

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  • Natasha Silva-Jelly | January 20, 2016

    Proenza Schouler Unveils SS16 Campaign

    The Daily got a sneak preview of Proenza Schouler’s new campaign for its Spring Summer 2016 season, set to be rolled out on Instagram over the next three days. Zoe Ghertner—the photographer behind Céline’s Resort ’16 campaign—shot the three mods against a raw concrete backdrop in Los Angeles. Styled by Marie Chaix and art directed by Peter Miles, the ads, which fly the flag for

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  • Eddie Roche | January 20, 2016

    Justin Cupps Gives Us a Tour of GANT’s Swanky New HQ

    The cool boss award goes to GANT’s newish North American president, Justin Cupps, who’s bringing a touch of the Silicon Valley world to fashion. For starters he took the brand from their ho-hum midtown HQ to swanky new digs on Wall Street complete with a pool table and dream kitchen. We recently met with Cupps for a

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  • Kristen Heinzinger | January 20, 2016

    Meet the Twins Teaming Up for Calvin Klein

    In case you hadn’t noticed (Gigi and Bella, Kendall and Kylie), sisters are in. Meet the latest genetic phenomenon taking the fashion world by storm, Baylee and Kelsey Soles. The twins (who are fraternal, they’ll remind you) already have Lanvin, Saint Laurent, and Fendi on their resumes, and now they’re starring in Calvin Klein’s upcoming campaign for its new gender-free fragrance, ck2. (FYI, your

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