Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | July 24, 2015

    Lady Gaga and Naomi Campbell To Duet?

    Another acting gig has come along for Naomi Campbell, who is joining the cast of American Horror Story: Hotel, according to TVLine.com. She’ll be appearing in a multi-episode arc playing a fashion editor who pays the price for her critiques. Campbell had a recurring role on Fox’s first season of Empire earlier this year and appeared

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  • The Daily Front Row | July 24, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 21: Flywheel

    Ready for the latest installment of our Fitness Dossiers, those endorphin-addled explorations of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town? We’re paying attention to our torq and also heading to the barre at Flywheel, which also offers Flybarre classes at select locations. Master instructor and VP of recruiting, Kate Hickl, took us

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  • Sydney Sadick | July 23, 2015

    The Daily’s Instagram Faves

    If you’re as Instagram-obsessed as we are, then you surely have a list of favorite people you stalk follow on the uber-addictive social platform. But how about adding some new additions to your daily (or maybe hourly) dose of photo viewing? To give you a little taste of what we’re loving right now, the staff at your Daily brings

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  • Eddie Roche | July 23, 2015

    Bono’s Vision of Love

    Bono is continuing to do the work of, well, Bono with his latest good deed announced today. The U2 singer is partnering with eyewear brand Revo to help prevent vision impairment and blindness in more than 5 million people by 2020. (There you thought donating last year’s Chanel to charity was a real big deal.) The initiative,

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  • Eddie Roche | July 22, 2015

    Michael Kors and Kate Hudson Team Up For A Cause

      Never a quiet moment over at Michael Kors… Today the brand announced that they’ll be teaming up with Kate Hudson on an upcoming project to help fight hunger. In October, they’ll be launching two limited-edition styles of the Bradshaw watch as part of the Watch Hunger Stop campaign. Every sale of one these styles,

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  • The Daily Front Row | July 22, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 20: KORE

    Ready for the latest installment of our Fitness Dossiers, those endorphin-addled explorations of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town? This week is all about HIIT, at Meatpacking studio KORE. Founder and CEO Jessica Bolbach gave us the skinny… BY ALEXANDRA ILYASHOV KORE in three words:  HIIT meets club! KORE mantra:

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  • Sydney Sadick | July 20, 2015

    Blogger Spotlight! Emily Schuman of Cupcakes and Cashmere

    Emily Schuman, the founder and creative force behind the lifestyle blog Cupcakes and Cashmere, can now also call herself a designer. On top of being the author of two best-selling books, landing impressive collabs since starting her blog in ’08 (Club Monaco was a big one), and being a new mom, the Cali-native just launched a clothing line exclusively at Nordstrom and Shopbop with

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  • Sydney Sadick | July 20, 2015

    Isabel Marant On Hopes, Fears & Secret Vices With T Magazine

    T: The New York Times Style Magazine recently launched “Artful Questionnaire,” a Q&A-style series that features notables from the worlds of fashion, art and entertainment who dish on their favorite things, dark secrets, and how they see themselves and the world around them. The latest to spill to the mag? Isabel Marant, who drew the portrait of herself

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  • Eddie Roche | July 17, 2015

    Luis Fernandez’s Craft Atlantic Stays True Blue

    One of our fave Spring 2016 men’s collections was by Craft Atlantic, who gave us 50 shades of blue at their presentation at Hotel Americano. We asked creative director, Luis Fernandez, who returned to the fashion week calendar for the first time in 3 years, to fill us in.  Launched: 2014 Known for: “Craft Atlantic tells

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  • Eddie Roche | July 17, 2015

    Lucio Castro’s Spring 2016 Collection

    Lucio Castro is entering his ninth season at his namesake label and showed his Spring 2016 looks yesterday at Skylight with muse Alan Cumming in attendance. He tells The Daily what was behind the collection and where he’ll be escaping to for a holiday soon.  Launched: 2011 Retailers: “Bloomingdales, Saks Fifth Ave, Ron Herman, American

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  • The Daily Front Row | July 17, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 19: FLEX Studios

    Ready for the latest installment of our Fitness Dossiers, those endorphin-addled explorations of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town? Seriously souped-up pilates is on the menu this time around—we headed to FLEX Studios, which has a proprietary FLEXformer (it’s like a Megaformer, if you’re familiar, and it melds two classic

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2015

    Carine Roitfeld Expands Her Empire

    Any doubts of CR Fashion Book’s future are squashed with the title announcing today that they’ll be launching CR Men’s Book in September. Their Fall/Winter issue, led by Carine Roitfeld, will include a supplement to be included in their seventh issue. Today we received an early preview with one confirmed editorial shot by Sebastian Faena, which will

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2015

    Ali Forney’s 6th Annual Oasis Bash

    Shocking as this may be, an event transpired in Manhattan last night that had NOTHING to do with New York Men’s Fashion Week. The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers was home to Ali Forney’s 6th annual Oasis party, which raised nearly $300,000 for the organization which has been helping LGBTQ youth in need. A few familiar faces from Fashion Town in attendance

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2015

    Only In New York, Kids: From The Polo Bar to Studio 54

      Polo and Studio 54 on a Tuesday…why not? It was an uptown and downtown evening when two major players in men’s fashion (separately) hosted two very diverse events to celebrate the inaugural NYFWM. Esquire’s David Granger, Jack Essig, and Giants’ Victor Cruz (who’s everywhere this week) hosted a dinner at Ralph Lauren’s still-swanky joint, which welcomed guests such

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  • The Daily Front Row | July 16, 2015

    Tommy Hilfiger’s Spring 2016 Men’s Collection

    Tommy Hilfiger Tailored showed its Spring/Summer 2016 men’s collection at Chelsea Arts Tower at the Glasshouse yesterday, and the looks will easily take you from Honolulu to Martha’s Vineyard (and back again). Hilfiger explains it all: Vibe: “The Tommy Hilfiger Tailored collection is inspired by a glamorous island hopping holiday in the 1950s, when making a journey stylish was just

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  • Ashley Baker | July 15, 2015

    Photographer Erik Madigan Heck On His Amazon Collab

    For the inaugural season of New York Fashion Week: Men’s, Amazon Fashion has tapped celebrated fine-art photographer Erik Madigan Heck to capture the mavericks of the menswear scene who are sold across Amazon’s platforms. Isn’t it about time you met one of the industry’s most in-demand creatives? First things first: How did you become a

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  • Eddie Roche | July 15, 2015

    WME/IMG Acquires The Wall Group

    WME/IMG announced today the acquisition of artist management and consulting agency, The Wall Group. Their roster includes stylists such as Zanna Roberts Rassi, Ilaria Urbinati, Kate Young, Jeanann Williams, and hair and makeup artists such as Christian Wood, Teddy Charles, Ana Marie, and Beau Nelson. The agency was founded by Brooke Wall in 2000. She

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  • Eddie Roche | July 15, 2015

    Courtside Chatter! With Ana Ivanovic

    Tennis darling Ana Ivanovic talks to us about her looks on the court, beauty secrets, and where you might find her after the U.S. Open in September.  What’s your fashion statement on the court? How you come across on court draws people in. I like wearing dresses and switching my looks throughout the season. When

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  • Eddie Roche | July 15, 2015

    Todd Snyder’s Spring 2016 Collection

    Yesterday, Todd Snyder presented Spring 2016 with a nod to the Italian Riviera, the Amalfi Coast and isle of Capri for a front row that included his buddies Darren Criss, Christian Slater, and Joe Jonas. Check out the 38 looks and find out where he’ll be escaping to later this summer. Launched: 2011 Known for:

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  • The Daily Front Row | July 14, 2015

    The Daily Summer + Men’s Has Arrived!

    We’re back! The Daily Summer’s latest issue hits the outdoors with a playful jaunt at a Hamptons estate. Giorgio Niro shot models Mayara Rubik and Kai Hillebrand in summer whites for our latest issue. We’ve also asked top models such as Elsa Hosk, Constance Jablonski, and Taylor Hill to share their beauty tips with us. Want

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