Chic Report

  • Dena Silver | February 17, 2015

    Express Stop! With Kate Upton

    Catching up with stunner Kate Upton about her latest campaign for Express… What was it like working with Mario Sorrenti for your fifth Express campaign? It was so much fun! I actually started modeling in Miami, so it was great to be back and working with a fabulous photographer. What was the vibe like on set? It was very Miami—a relaxed, nice

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  • The Daily Front Row | February 17, 2015

    Which Out-Of-Business Designer Do YOU Miss Most?

      The Daily wonders which erstwhile lines you’re still mourning the demise of. We asked you in the front row this week, you answered… Virginia Smith: “Helmut Lang.” Ed Filipowski: “Helmut Lang.” Linda Wells: “Helmut Lang! It was like going to church.” Jenna Lyons: “The really old-school ones, like Giorgio di Sant’ Angelo and Carmelo

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  • The Daily Front Row | February 16, 2015

    Inside Today’s Issue Of The Daily: Heidi, Karl, Anja, And More!

    Ready for the latest issue of The Daily? First up, our cover gal, Heidi Klum, gets up close and personal about her line of pretty underpinnings, Heidi Klum Intimates. Don’t miss our chit-chat with the one and only Karl Lagerfeld, and check out plenty of delicious morsels from the  front row and all the hautest bashes. Also in the issue: Anja Rubik discusses

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 16, 2015

    The Daily Wonders…What Were You Like In High School?

    What were YOU like in high school? We asked, you answered (and you didn’t hold back!)… Lubov Azria: I was the artsy nerd person in the drama department. Cindi Leive: I was the rebellious flower child. Leigh Lezark: I was a theater geek making props. I’d dye my hair every color. I played bass guitar,

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  • Paige Reddinger | February 16, 2015

    Obliphica Professional’s Dalal Moussa On Getting The Best Hair Ever

    When Dalal Moussa first tried Obliphica Professional after a hair emergency, she was so hooked on the product, she bought the company. The Texas-based entrepreneur shares the secret behind its miracle-working ingredient. How did you first find out about Obliphica Professional? I had my hair colored, and it was burned and damaged. I’m not really

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 16, 2015

    Baby Talk! With Karl Lagerfeld

    We caught up with the one and only Karl Lagerfeld at Fendi’s fur-filled, celeb-packed store opening bash on Friday eve, catching a solo moment in the corner where The Kaiser was holding court. His childhood wardrobe, hair-styling secrets, and more, straight ahead… Thoughts on babies in the front row? Babies? At what age are they considered babies?

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  • Daniel Chivu | February 16, 2015

    Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2015 Show

    Check out Tommy Hilfiger‘s latest looks right here, when the designer shows his Fall ’15 womenswear collection…  

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  • The Daily Front Row | February 15, 2015

    BCBGMAXAZRIA And Hervé Leger by Max Azria’s Chic Afterparty With The Daily

    A stylish set escaped last night’s chilly temps for a bit to hit up the The Boom Boom Room for a bash thrown by Max and Lubov Azria and The Daily. The afterparty to celebrate the duo’s two labels, BCBGMAXAZRIA and Hervé Leger by Max Azria, involved champagne-infused tipples, popping into the model.me photobooth (founder Melissa Batsel was on

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  • Peter Davis | February 15, 2015

    Mexican Moment! With Vogue Mexico EIC Kelly Talamas

    We caught up with Vogue Mexico‘s lovely EIC, Kelly Talamas, at the mag’s dinner at The Standard Grill the other night… You have an exotic background. I was born in Miami. I have a Cuban-American mother, and my dad is American with a Middle Eastern background. You’re bilingual, right?  I speak Spanish and English, and

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 14, 2015

    The Daily’s Media Issue Is Here!

    Dishy, dishy! The Daily‘s Media Issue has arrived, and it’s particularly packed with delicious features this season. To wit: a slew of editors anonymously spilled about the perils (and the occasional perks) of native advertising, top talent recruiters let us grill them on what it really takes to get a covetable glossy gig, and we’ve analyzed Cathy Horyn‘s best morsels

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 14, 2015

    Fendi Store Opening Bash Brings Out Karl, Rihanna, SJP, And More

    Last night’s Fendi bash to fête their gorgeous, fur-accented Madison Avenue outpost as well as its special 3Baguette bags designed by Rihanna, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jourdan Dunn, Rachel Feinstein, and Leandra Medine was absolutely packed with chicsters wearing fur on fur on fur. Truly, we’ve never seen so much fur in one place (many Fendi pieces, of course), accented by extremely

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  • The Daily Front Row | February 14, 2015

    Things To Discuss! Day 3 Of NYFW

    Tasty morsels and intriguing chit-chat, fresh from the front row! First up: A few key things to discuss…  Monica Lewinsky’s appearance at the Rachel Comey show/dinner. 2. Rats at Vogue. Still?! 3. The abysmal reviews of Fifty Shades. Anyone else need new V-Day plans? 4. Monica Lewinsky’s upcoming TED talk. 5. Barneys’ new print magazine. Discuss! NEW GIG ALERT!

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  • The Daily Front Row | February 14, 2015

    Feeling Bookish, Part II…With Porter’s Lucy Yeomans

    As Porter rings in year une on newsstands (with a lush Natalia Vodianova cover), the Net-A-Porter glossy’s EIC, Lucy Yeomans, filled us in about the highlights and challenges. Plus! She spills what she’s reading right now… Congrats on Porter’s first anniversary! What are you proudest of? Surviving! Working on a global launch has been equally exciting and challenging. I’m definitely proudest of all

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  • Dena Silver | February 14, 2015

    Feeling Bookish, Part I! With InStyle’s Ariel Foxman

    Revved up about reading? InStyle and People StyleWatch‘s Ariel Foxman sure is. Find out about his accidental book club and latest reads… How will you be spending your free time? I’ve been drafted into a book club. How were you drafted? I got an e-mail a few days after the new year started that said, “We’re starting a book club, and

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 13, 2015

    Inside The Daily’s Second NYFW Issue: Models, Models, Models!

    Have vous picked up today’s issue of The Daily, darlings? In our second issue of NFYW, it’s all models, all the time, featuring Anna Ewers, Andreea Diaconu, Malaika Firth, Sasha Pivovarova, Angel Rutledge, Aya Jones, Liu Wen, Lindsey Wixson, Natasha Poly, Sasha Luss, and many more of the prettiest faces in the biz. Plus! Meet IMG’s Luiz Mattos, the powerhouse manager behind

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  • Zachary Weiss | February 13, 2015

    Inez And Vinoodh & V Mag’s Glorious Pacha Bash With Nile Rodgers And Chic

    V‘s fashion week blow out with Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin at Pacha NYC last night was anything but expected, and fashion folks like V‘s Stephen Gan, Dree Hemingway, Constance Jablonski, Hood By Air’s Shayne Oliver, Bella Hadid, Richard Chai, Joe Jonas, and Amanda Murphy made the trek to midtown west to boogie. The evening’s theme was full-on disco, with Karlie Kloss

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  • Zachary Weiss | February 13, 2015

    Kanye West’s Adidas Originals Presentation: Celebs Galore, Tears, And More!

    At Kanye West‘s highly-anticipated presentation for Adidas Originals, daughter North West provided a soundtrack of her own, crying for the first half of the showing. Luckily, she was carried out mid-show by grandmother Kris Jenner, and opted to play iPhone games in the green room with her nanny. The presentation was devised by performance artist Vanessa

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  • Paige Reddinger | February 13, 2015

    ‘Prada: The Iconoclasts’ Celebrates Michael Wilkinson And Tim Martin

    At last night’s “Prada: The Iconoclasts” party, celebs like Hailee Steinfeld, Kesha, Zosia Mamet and Gabrielle Union mingled with Tim Martin, and Michael Wilkinson, costume designers who whipped up the Prada looks and set for the store. Wilkinson is the Oscar-winning costume designer behind American Hustle; he and Martin are life partners who just formed a business focused on fashion-film projects. The

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | February 13, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Karlie Kloss And Taylor Swift’s Vogue Cover, The Row’s Upcoming Flagship

    On The Road With Best Friends Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss Hitting the highway avec the leggy blonde super-duo in Vogue‘s March cover story 21 Fashion Insiders on Fashion-Show Crashers   Designers like Vera Wang, Rachel Roy, and Mara Hoffman sound off on uninvited guests Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen To Open The Row Flagship Store In NYC,

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  • Dena Silver | February 13, 2015

    Intimates Appeal: Meet Commando’s Kerry O’Brien

    For Prabal Gurung, Rodarte, and Rag & Bone, only the very best runway skivvies will do. Enter Commando, the invisible, raw-cut underwear that finishes off even the most seam-averse looks. From her studio in Vermont, founder and CEO Kerry O’Brien dishes on how her underpinnings became a fashion darling, from the catwalk to the tapis

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