Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | February 24, 2015

    Ryan Roche, Knit Wit

    A gem from last week’s NYFW print issues of The Daily that you might’ve missed…Granted, she was recently named the runner-up in the Vogue/CFDA Fashion Fund competition, and yes, her company is now flush with a $100,000 grant. But what intrigued us most about Ryan Roche? That splendid last name! Let’s get right to it. Are

    read more

  • Eddie Roche | February 23, 2015

    Things To Discuss: Kate! Cara! Dita! Nicola! Sia!

    There’s a lot to take in lately (it is fashion month, after all) so here are some morsels to discuss front row this week… Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell sat next to Mario Testino at the Burberry show in London earlier today. Sam Smith, Jourdan Dunn, and Cara Delevingne also sat front row…Roland Mouret has

    read more

  • Peter Davis | February 23, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Barry Diller and Diane Von Furstenberg Host Hollywood’s Hottest Lunch

    Barry Diller and Diane Von Furstenberg’s annual Oscar weekend lunch always falls the day before the awards and is perhaps the most-coveted invitation in town. Word had it, much like the Vanity Fair Oscar party, the guest list was being cut down dramatically this year. Panic spread through Hollywood. Held outdoors at Diller and DVF’s house

    read more

  • Peter Davis | February 23, 2015

    Totally Inside Tom Ford’s Star-Studded L.A. Runway Spectacular

    Oscar glamour came early this year, to Tom Ford’s runway show, held for the first time in Los Angeles at Milk Studios. The space was staged to look like the Tom Ford show venue in London. In section E, row 1, Anna Wintour sat next to Gwyneth Paltrow, who was next to Ford’s husband, Richard Buckley, whose show neighbor

    read more

  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 23, 2015

    Coif Talk! With Guido

    We chatted up tress master Guido, Redken’s global styling director, who did the memorable coifs at the likes of Oscar de la Renta, Boss, and Marc by Marc Jacobs, backstage this season for the full scoop on his favorite styling products this season,  Which products did you use a lot during NYFW this season? I’ve been

    read more

  • Peter Davis | February 21, 2015

    When Tom Met Julianne! A Moment With Julianne Moore

    Fresh from the front row of Tom Ford‘s epic L.A. show last eve, we chatted up Julianne Moore How did you first meet Tom? I met Tom in 1998 actually, during the Oscars when I was nominated. He made me a dress. He had a little atelier set up in the Beverly Hills Hotel and he

    read more

  • Peter Davis | February 21, 2015

    Net-a-Porter’s Hollywood Fashion Power Lunch

    Perfectly timed to the Oscars, Net-a-Porter and Porter editor-in-chief Lucy Yeomans hosted a lunch yesterday for world-famous makeup guru Charlotte Tilbury at yummy West Hollywood eatery A.O.C. Wine Bar for over 90 of the chicest women in town. The crowd of fashionettes nibbling on California-inflected tapas included Net-a-Porter’s VP of global beauty and grooming, David Olsen, jewelry designer Anita Ko, Ashley Greene, Gela Nash-Taylor, Jessica Hart, Lawren Howell, Liberty

    read more

  • Peter Davis | February 21, 2015

    Chatting Up Tom Ford Muse and Frequent Collaborator, Lisa Eisner

    At last night’s glorious, celeb-packed Tom Ford Fall 2015 show, we caught up with Ford‘s longtime muse, pal, and frequent collaborator, You and Tom do so much together. Do you see Tom’s collections before he sends them down the runway? No way. No. Not once. He’ll say, ‘This is what I’m thinking,’ and he’ll tell me inspiration

    read more

  • Tangie Silva | February 20, 2015

    Best In Beauty: Backstage Report With Maybelline New York

    It was another standout season for Maybelline New York, which was behind the memorable beauty looks at 17 shows (and counting). Using the freshest products in their toolkits, the brand’s makeup artists concocted several major trends that ensure the runways are as newsmaking for beauty as they are for fashion. Chromat Fall 2015

    read more

  • Dena Silver | February 20, 2015

    Bauble Brilliant With Kendra Scott

    How many Texas-based designers can boast a haute collab with the late Oscar de la Renta? Kendra Scott, for one. Armed with a range of sparkling jewels that don’t break the bank, this savvy businesswoman knows a thing or two about accessorizing.  When did your fascination with jewelry begin? From the moment I could stand

    read more

  • Peter Davis | February 20, 2015

    Chelsea Girl! With Net-a-Porter’s Sarah Rutson

     An international coterie of chicsters hit Indochine to toast Sarah Rutson, Net-A-porter’s newly minted VP of global buying, earlier this week. Personalized fans decorated by—whom else?—@drawbertson greeted guests, who noshed on classic Indochine fare such as spicy chicken, sea bass, beef salad, and spring rolls. Rutson filled us in on her recent move to NYC and

    read more

  • The Daily Front Row | February 20, 2015

    Sherri Hill, Dominating The Formal Game

    Sherri Hill, a longtime Jovani alum, broke out on her own with an eponymous line in 2009. The collection made its NYFW debut in 2011, with Kendall Jenner (in her very first catwalk appearance) and Carmen Dell’Orefice on the runway. Hill filled us in on how she got into the eveningwear game, what it’s like

    read more

  • Dena Silver | February 20, 2015

    Dolce&Gabbana’s National Makeup Artist, Christian McCulloch, On Getting Pretty For Spring

    As if you needed one more excuse to count down the days until warm weather officially arrives, your Daily had a little chat with Dolce&Gabbana’s national makeup artist, Christian McCulloch, about the brand’s haute upcoming products. This celeb-preferred artist spills the dirt on the #dgcolourspring Collection, replete with (you guessed it) bright hues and warm tones.

    read more

  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 19, 2015

    Inside The Daily’s Latest Issue!

    What will vous be reading today at Calvin, Ralph, Marc, and more? The Daily, of course, and in today’s issue, we caught up with Calvin Klein Collection’s Francisco Costa about an exciting new roster of eveningwear looks. Plus! All the dish from the front row, including Barbara Walters and Karlie Kloss at Oscar de la Renta (along with reactions to Peter Copping‘s first collection for

    read more

  • Eddie Roche | February 19, 2015

    More From Tommy Hilfiger! Plus: Johannes Huebl On His Insta Takeover

    One of the most impressive shows of NYFW, and perhaps ever, was Tommy Hilfiger turning the Park Avenue Armory into a football field on Monday to combine his two passions and celebrate his 30 years in business. The designer answered a few more questions for us post-show to tell us more about the pieces available

    read more

  • Dena Silver | February 19, 2015

    Wildfox’s Wild Vision

    With a dash of bohemian luxury, a sprinkling of witty humor, and a whole lot of feminine charm, Wildfox has become one of the most reliable purveyors of California casual style. And would any SoCal girl be caught dead without a pair of killer shades? Of course not! That’s why Wildfox Sun’s designer, Benjamin Montoya,

    read more

  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 18, 2015

    Today’s Issue Of The Daily: Kors, Ciara, Odile, And Much More!

    Another day of NYFW, another glossy, gorgeous issue of The Daily to keep you entertained in the front row (and far beyond). Today, Michael Kors fills us in on his latest shades, dubbed the Miranda, and his new Soho digs. Ciara talks about all sorts of chic matters, from fashion pals like Riccardo Tisci and Italo Zucchelli to her runway debut last week, plus

    read more

  • The Daily Front Row | February 18, 2015

    Discuss! The New Location Of NYFW

    The Daily has heard…that the new home of IMG’s Fashion Week, come September, will likely be the General Post Office/Moynihan Station, located on W. 33rd Street. Built in 1912 by McKim, Mead & White, it was designated a landmark in 1966, and has been used as an off-site venue for Skylight Studios. There are expected to

    read more

  • Paige Reddinger | February 18, 2015

    Winter Survival Skills! With Kate Spade New York’s Deborah Lloyd

    What’s new chez Kate Spade New York? Creative Director Deborah Lloyd fills us in. What’s the inspiration this season? Expect the unexpected. I was very inspired by the books of Roald Dahl growing up, like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Fantastic Mr. Fox, and they’re the basis of the show. What color palette can

    read more

  • Dena Silver | February 18, 2015

    Retail Report…With Suzanne Timmins Of Lord & Taylor And Hudson’s Bay

    What’s haute in the retail world? Suzanne Timmins, SVP Fashion Director at Hudson’s Bay and Lord & Taylor, fills us in… What’s the last thing you bought? Incredible earrings by A Peace Treaty. Which section in the store is the most dangerous for you, purchase-wise? I always stop by the Birdcage; there’s always something new that I simply must

    read more