Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | May 12, 2015

    Six Celeb-Approved Shady Picks for Summer!

      Sunglasses are now a year round thing for most people, but if you’re looking for a new pair or two before Summer officially starts (hello, Sunday, June 21st!) we’ve found six styles currently available to consider. Check out these specs decisions made by Emily Blunt,  Gigi Hadid, Emma Roberts, Anna Kendrick, Ryan Gosling and Beyoncé. Remember those tried-and-true

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  • Peter Davis | May 11, 2015

    The Daily Davis: GLAAD Celebs Hit Up Pretty Ugly

    After the 26th annual GLAAD Awards last night, the black tie/sequined celeb crowd hit Pretty Ugly, Drew Elliot and Erich Conrad‘s wildly popular weekly dance party at Diamond Horseshoe in the Paramount Hotel. Kelly Ripa (who won the GLAAD Excellence in Media Award) and Mark Consuelos held court in a booth with Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper,

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  • Zachary Weiss | May 8, 2015

    Valentino And Ansel Elgort Spend An Evening At The New York City Ballet

    The New York City Ballet’s annual Spring Gala last night brought out admirers young and old. The evening’s sponsor, Vacheron Constantin, brought out a bevy of discerning watch collectors, along with a crew of celebs who were treated to Peter Martin‘s staging of La Sylphide in the David H. Koch Theater. Ansel Elgort was on hand

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  • Eddie Roche | May 8, 2015

    Aliza Licht Celebrates Her New Book At Stephan Weiss Studio

    The Aliza Licht fan club was out in full force last night as the @DKNYPRGirl celebrated the release of her new book Leave Your Mark, which hit shelves earlier this week. How was the occasion, well, marked? Licht’s boss and mentor Donna Karan threw a bash at the Stephan Weiss Studio with jams by Hannah

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  • Peter Davis | May 8, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Henry Leutwyler Gets Decked Out

    One can never have too much art on their walls and the more art there is on skateboard decks, the better. My pal, celebrated photographer Henry Leutwyler, was asked by Dorian Grinspan to do a series of  “Rockets & Sex Toys” photographs for the current issue of Dorian’s art and style magazine, Out of Order. These

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  • The Daily | May 8, 2015

    10 Movies To Get You Prepped For Your Summer Out East

    Ready for summer? Us too! While your Daily is getting ready to unveil our first issue of The Daily Summer just in time for Memorial Day weekend, we can’t stop dreaming of lazy days in the Hamptons. In the meantime, we’ve rounded up ten East End-inspired flicks to watch this weekend in anticipation of the summer season. Or if

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  • Eddie Roche | May 7, 2015

    BOSS Parfums Finds A Brand Ambassador

    Who’s the boss? Apparently, it’s Divergent star Theo James, who has been signed as the brand ambassador for the new scent BOSS from Hugo Boss. “I’m honored to be representing BOSS Parfums as an ambassador in their latest perfume campaign,” James said in a statement. “I have for a long time admired BOSS for achieving the

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  • Daniel Chivu | May 7, 2015

    Anna Wintour, The New Queen Of Comedy? Indeed!

    Shut the front door! Anna Wintour is the queen of comedy in this hilarious, must-see sketch from Late Night with Seth Myers where she plays up that icy reputation, starring in Anna Wintour: Comedy Icon. In the five-minute sketch, we learn that the powerhouse and brains behind NBC’s late-night talk show is actually Wintour, and

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  • Dena Silver | May 7, 2015

    The Warby Parker Founders On What Inspired The Luminary Collection

    Some might consider Neil Blumenthal and Dave Gilboa of Warby Parker were influenced by a few other inspiring figures. Titled the Luminary Collection, this line looked toward artists from the ’60s to create a range of five glasses and shades have with a definite hippie chic vibe, with wire frames made from lightweight Japanese titanium. The brand’s

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  • Zachary Weiss | May 7, 2015

    James Marsden And Jack Black’s Premiere of ‘The D Train’

    The D Train premiered last night, hosted by Cinema Society, and the evening’s co-sponsor, Banana Boat, played a meta role. The film’s star, James Marsden, plays a Banana Boat spokesmodel in the the movie before connecting with co-star Jack Black to plan their high school reunion. Obviously, hijinks ensue. The after party was held at

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  • Peter Davis | May 6, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Chic-o de Mayo At Tijuana Picnic

    Cinco de Mayo was Chic-0 de Mayo chez Tijuana Picnic, the new haute-Mexican eatery from Jean-Marc Houmard (of Indochine) and Jon Neidich (of Acme, The Happiest Hour). Handsome Jean-Marc et Jon hosted an intimate dinner for the city’s red-hot fashion crowd. The food, which is Mexican with a light, healthy Asian touch (think: mako shark

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  • Dena Silver | May 6, 2015

    Kate Young Teams Up With Tura On A Retro-Chic Range Of Glasses

    Stylist Kate Young is thoroughly modern girl, but when it comes to glasses, she seems to dig all things vintage. Her first optics range, Kate Young for Tura, shows off that adoration for retro styles, with a modern twist. Featuring a graphic cat eye style and a classic square frame with a snakeskin detail, these are shades you’ll

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  • Eddie Roche | May 6, 2015

    One Final Met Party For The Road

    While many iced their feet and nursed hangovers yesterday after all the Met Ball parties and the after parties (and the after parties after that), a few brave souls got dressed up again and took in one last shindig last night. Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch hosted a smaller gathering for the Friends of The Costume

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  • Dena Silver | May 6, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 9: The Fhitting Room

    Ready for the latest installment of Fitness Dossier, an endorphin-addled exploration of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town? This week, we’re getting a bit intense with The Fhitting Room. Known for their high intensity training workouts, their Flatiron and UES outposts have become haute spots for those looking to get

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  • Dena Silver | May 5, 2015

    Après-Midnight: What Went Down At The Met Ball After-Parties

    If you thought the Met Ball looked like fun last night, just check out the slew of after-parties that the chic set dispersed to once the formal festivities were over. The A-list crew had quite a few bashes to choose from: Yahoo Style’s soiree at the Boom Boom Room, Lady Gaga and Alexander Wang‘s rager at Queen of

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  • Eddie Roche | May 5, 2015

    Dear Daily: The Story Of A Met Gown

      Not everybody took last night’s Met Ball theme and ran with it, but The Daily’s pal and gallerist Blair Clarke certainly did. How did she (and a village) create her gorgeous look for New York’s biggest night? Clarke tells us how she came up with the look, who helped, and what was on the menu

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  • Eddie Roche | May 5, 2015

    15 Things You Don’t Know About Aliza Licht

       If the fashion biz was a school, it’s pretty safe to say that Aliza Licht would be one of the most popular girls in the class. When Twitter started gaining buzz, she was one of the first to jump on board, creating the anonymous @DKNYPRGIRL account before eventually revealing herself to her massive following.

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  • Eddie Roche | May 4, 2015

    Anna Ewers Nabs Her First British Vogue Cover

    Another score for Anna Ewers, who grabbed her first British Vogue cover for their June issue with a Patrick Demarchelier-lensed shot. The German mod gets the celeb treatment with an interview with the mag’s fashion features editor, Laura Weir. (Ewers’ name is MIA on the cover.) The issue also features Kate Moss and Freja Beha Erichsen in Marrakesh, and

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  • Eddie Roche | May 4, 2015

    Nicola Formichetti Reveals The Next Big Thing In Social Media

    Arrive late to the Instagram train? Nicola Formichetti, who was an early adopter on the social media scene, covers the latest issue of AdWeek and tips us off to the next big thing. “At South by Southwest, the big topic was Meerkat and Periscope, which blew me away,” he tell them. “I got so excited.

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  • Zachary Weiss | May 4, 2015

    A Crew of Jet Set New Yorkers Ship Off to Paraguay

    A plane full of chic folks jetted off Asuncion, Paraguay, for a week full of festivities celebrating the opening of Maison Boggiani. The luxury destination opened by Belen Vierci, a fixture on the South American social scene, flaunted a slew of new brands which haven’t yet tapped into the continent’s growing luxury market. It-girl moguls Olivia

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