Chic Report

  • Dena Silver | October 17, 2014

    Simon Holloway Preps For Hogan’s E-Commerce Reboot

    With Hogan slated to make its e-commerce return to the States in February 2015, creative director Simon Holloway‘s designs will be easier to nab in one place. This will be the first time the entire Hogan collection will be available on their own site in the U.S. since 2009. The Italian brand churns out covetable collections of Holloway-designed

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  • The Daily | October 17, 2014

    Dress Shopping 101! With The Bachelorette’s Andi Dorfman And Josh Murray

    Earlier this week, we headed to Kleinfeld to check out the latest Mark Zunino bridal gowns, and The Bachelorette’s Andi Dorfman and the chosen beau, Josh Murray, were front row to take in the frock parade. First, a bit about the dresses, which were designed exclusively for Kleinfeld: inspired by the movement of water, the mix of short frocks and floor-sweeping

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  • Paige Reddinger | October 16, 2014

    Wolford Wows Editors With Dance Performance By Oui Danse

    Legs, legs, legs! If anyone has better legs than models, it’s dancers. To celebrate their 65th anniversary, luxury hosiery and underwear company Wolford brought in dance group Oui Danse to give a two-hour choreographed performance. Editors sipped champagne and wine at Highline Stages while watching the leggy dancers in their Wolford tights put on a

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  • Eddie Roche | October 16, 2014

    Halloween Suggestions From Patricia Field

    Nobody loves October 3st more than the legendary Patricia Field, who called us this week to offer some suggestions on how to answer that age old question: What should I be for Halloween? Field has ideas for boys and girls that can conveniently be found at her store (306 Bowery between Houston and Bleecker) and website PatriciaField.com. Plus,

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  • Eddie Roche | October 16, 2014

    Sports News! GQ Names The Most Stylish NFL Player…

    GQ announced today that San Francisco 49ers footballer Colin Kaepernick is the winner of their Style Wars. The chic athlete competition pitted football players Victor Cruz (New York Giants), Cam Newton (Carolina Panthers), Eric Decker (New York Jets), Larry Fitzgerald (Arizona Cardinals), Arian Foster (Houston Texans), Earl Thomas (Seattle Seahawks), Michael Crabtree (San Francisco 49ers), Demarco Murray (Dallas Cowboys), Donte Whitner (Cleveland Browns), Eric Ebron (Detroit Lions), and Randall Cobb (Green Bay Packers) against each

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 16, 2014

    Chic Openings! & Other Stories Unveils Its First U.S. Store In Soho

    Warn your wallet: Your next retail obsession, & Other Stories, has finally flung open the doors to its gorgeous, airy, flower-filled Soho digs at 575 Broadway. The H&M sister brand made its U.S. debut with a buzzy store opening bash last eve, replete with Alexandra Richards on DJ duty, followed by a set by chic Swede

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 16, 2014

    Dolce & Gabbana To Deck Out Claridge’s Christmas Tree Again

    They’re back for more festive action: Dolce & Gabbana will design the massive Christmas tree at Claridge’s for the second year in a row. While last year’s decor scheme was Sicilian, expect Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana to take a more worldly approach and a magical woodsy vibe to decking out their sophomore tree.  “We thought of an enchanted

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  • Dena Silver | October 16, 2014

    Ramy Brook Opens Up Shop In Nolita

    Who was popping champagne in Nolita last night? Ramy Sharp, who was toasting the opening of her very first brick-and-mortar shop of her label, Ramy Brook. Stocked with plenty of those silky tops and jumpsuits she’s known for, there were also a slew of fur shrugs to drool over and a selection of her latest handbag designs. The

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  • Peter Davis | October 15, 2014

    The Daily Davis: Wednesday Want-List (Pharrell, Lagerfeld, Vuitton, Nick Wooster, And More!)

    I always want something new. Always. I am never satisfied. So every Wednesday, I will share some of the things I am obsessing about. P.S. Feel free to send them all my way. I’m craving boxing lessons to get in to sample size shape, and also because I think the Alexander Wang for H&M (the

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  • Eddie Roche | October 15, 2014

    Look of The Daily: Constance Jablonski in Joseph

    Look ma, no shirt! Constance Jablonski stunned last night in hunter green in a look courtesy of JOSEPH’s RE15 collection.  (The jacket retails for $895 while the trousers go for $445.) The French mod was at Industria Studio for ‘The Visionary World of Vogue Italia‘ presented by Peroni Nastro Azzurro exhibition’s opening night. The evening brought out Zach Quinto, Ellen

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  • Eddie Roche | October 15, 2014

    An App That Turns Your Instagram Pics Into Socks?

    A new app is on the way (we think) that will turn your Instagram images into T-shirts, tank tops, hooded sweatshirts, leggings, sandals, and apparently there will be even more options down the line. It’s called SnapShirt and is the brainchild of Ohio resident Mike Krilvisky, who has spent the past two years working on the technology

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  • Eddie Roche | October 14, 2014

    Say Wha? Louis Vuitton and Karl Lagerfeld Get Punchy

    Just when you thought that Karl Lagerfeld had done it all…Now the Kaiser has gotten into the boxing ring and created a limited-edition punching bag for Louis Vuitton. (Yes, it’s all a wee bit confusing, but the brand has six collaborations with creatives at the top of their fields, such as Frank Gehry, Rei Kawakubo, and

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  • Dena Silver | October 14, 2014

    Carolina Herrera On Going The Traditional Route With Bridal

    Leave it to Carolina Herrera to stick to tradition in the bridal realm, with beautiful results. The designer hosted a cocktail party in her Garment District studio, where elegant mods bedecked in lace off-the-shoulder gowns floated around the room between editors sipping glasses of rosé. A few mods even posed for group shots in a makeshift studio in a corner.

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  • Peter Davis | October 14, 2014

    The Daily Davis: John Waters, The Proenza Schouler Boys, Jemima Kirke, And More Hit Hudson

    The idea of the Hudson Valley really terrifies me. I imagine rundown vans idling near abandoned nuclear power plants with Buffalo Bill types inside just itching to SVU some hapless visitor from the city. But I will brave the wilds of upstate New York for one person: Mr. John Waters. This Saturday, the Comme des

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  • Eddie Roche | October 14, 2014

    5 Things To Do In London Right Now

    We were just in London for last week’s opening of Galeria Melissa in Covent Garden, but managed to sneak in a few extracurricular activities as we ran around town. Here’s a list of 5 things to do (and maybe not do) next time you’re across the pond visiting Will and Kate. 1. The Victoria and Albert Museum

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  • Dena Silver | October 14, 2014

    Chic Investigation: Your Dream Broadway Roles, Revealed!

    Now that Tavi’s made the jump from blogger prodigy to Broadway superstar, how would our favorite chicettes like to see their names in lights? Your Daily investigates… Linda Fargo, Bergdorf Goodman: “I’d like to have a big singing part, especially considering I can’t actually sing at all. So, since this is a fantasy, I’d want to

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  • Dena Silver | October 14, 2014

    Pamella Roland Makes Her Bridal Debut For Fall 2015

    For her very first bridal collection, Pamella Roland spared no detail; each of her brides were decked out in feminine frocks with romantic detailing, and perched upon a bed of flowers. Pink roses served as a backdrop for a dramatic strapless number with a removable satin train, while yellow daisies complimented a ’60s flared dress, studded with pearls

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  • Eddie Roche | October 13, 2014

    The Return of Gemma Ward Continues

    Perhaps the buzziest moment of recent fashion month was our old pal Gemma Ward walking in the Prada show after an extended break from, well, everywhere. Turns out, it wasn’t a fluke. Ward appears on the cover of Sunday Style Australia‘s October issue, declaring, ‘I’ve learnt to be a fighter!” The Australian glossy, available in

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  • Dena Silver | October 13, 2014

    Marchesa’s Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig Discuss Their Latest Bridal Looks

    At very regal St. Regis hotel, your Daily got a peek at the Marchesa Fall/Winter 2015 bridal collection last week. The looks were replete with a hefty dose of lace, a touch of sparkle, and many classic silhouettes, but there was also a naughty charm to the models’ tousled ‘dos, which were sprinkled with Baby’s Breath blooms. This risqué romance

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 13, 2014

    PIOL’s Anne Dayton On Her High-Tech Bespoke Frocks

    Yet another reason to go custom and forgo the off-the-rack shopping experience? PIOL, a bespoke dress conceit conceived last year by artist Anne Dayton, who’s got some serious retail roots (her family founded Target, NBD) and an innovative new way to find your next favorite frock. Wonder what your color aura is? PIOL’s got that down

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