Chic Report

  • 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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  • Eddie Roche | October 10, 2014

    The Kate Moss Effect

    Does the room implode when Kate Moss enters a party? Basically. That was the case last night when the one and only attended the opening of the first international flagship store of Galeria Melissa in London’s Convent Garden and caused a fa-fa-fa-frenzy. Not only is Kate a friend to the brand, but her hubbie Jamie

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  • Peter Davis | October 10, 2014

    The Daily Davis: Donald Robertson x Colette

    My pal, the wildly popular artiste Donald Robertson (he drew my Daily Davis logo!) was just in Paris, where he took over haute-chic boutique Colette. “It was like a giant art attack on the coolest shop in the world,” Donald tells me. He not only did the windows on Rue Saint-Honore and a garage door,

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 10, 2014

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (…And Beyond)

    Our favorite Cosmo lad, Sergio Kletnoy, is always busy, but this week’s been a real doozy. Two pretty epic bits of news for his boss, Joanna Coles, means there’s more than ever for Kletnoy to do on the clock…but that certainly didn’t stop him from carousing around town to listening sessions, film screenings, and the ilk. Work-play perfection, non? Last week’s

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  • Paige Reddinger | October 10, 2014

    Win A Fendi Bag For National Handbag Day On PurseBlog

    Have you been celebrating National Handbag Day? Megs and Vlad Dusil, the duo behind PurseBlog.com and PurseForum.com, are the masterminds behind the very chic occasion. This year, PurseBlog and Bloomingdale’s are partnering to celebrate the holiday with exclusive bags from Rebecca Minkoff, See by Chloé, Michael Kors, Diane Von Furstenberg, and Tory Burch. Bloomingdale’s will be

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  • Eddie Roche | October 10, 2014

    Male Model Moments: Meet Brian Shimansky

    Ever wonder about the guy strong enough to hold a massive Verace Eros cologne bottle? Meet Jersey boy Brian Shimansky, who you’ll likely also recognize from his work with Moncler, D&G, and Nautica. (And the Versace gang sure loves ‘em…) He opens up to us about his favorite food, guilty pleasure, and retirement plans. Essential

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  • The Daily | October 10, 2014

    Tavi Takes Broadway!

    Another gem you might’ve missed from our print issues during the whirlwind of fashion month! If you love something, set it free, a wise chicette once said. And so it is with Tavi Gevinson, the fashion blogger-turned-cultural phenom who first captured our hearts in the late aughts. Now starring in the Broadway production of Kenneth

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  • Peter Davis | October 9, 2014

    The Daily Davis, Vol. 5: Carlos Souza’s #Instaglam New Book

    Carlos Souza’s Instagram feed is so pretty, so popular, and so stylish that it’s now a coffee table book titled #Carlos’s Places. The handsome worldwide brand ambassador for Valentino knows every boldface name worth knowing, and his iPhone snaps include pals like Mr. Valentino, Francesco Clemente, Suzy Menkes, Andre Leon Talley, Marina Abramovic, and his gorgeous sons, Sean

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  • Eddie Roche | October 9, 2014

    British GQ Looks At The Life And Death Of L’Wren Scott

    Though we always thought Vanity Fair would publish the lengthy look at the life and death of L’Wren Scott, the November issue of British GQ has the story. In an unfortunately titled piece,  “L’Wren Scott: You Can’t Always Get What You Want”, writer Phoebe Eaton researches the history of the late designer and gets the details about

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  • The Daily | October 9, 2014

    Walking Down The Aisle! With Dennis Basso

    The wedding bells are tolling this week for editors and soon-to-be brides as Bridal Market takes over Manhattan. Yesterday, we got a peek at Dennis Basso‘s sparkly, lacy confections at Kleinfeld Bridal, and boy, were they dreamy. (That nude look was a subtle surprise…) Post-show, we quizzed the designer on all things matrimonial… What’s your favorite wedding cake flavor?

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  • Eddie Roche | October 9, 2014

    A Night In The Clouds

    “I’ve never seen her in person, but now I get why people say she’s pretty,” one iPad-wielding publicist said to another just after Kristen Stewart breezed by.  Last night, Omar’s, the Greenwich Village club house of a restaurant infamous to everyone but truly known by few, played host to Stewart and a coterie of cool

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  • Eddie Roche | October 9, 2014

    YesterDaily: Glenda Bailey Goes Ab Fab

    As we were searching for a photo on Patrick McMullan this morning (in London, actually) we came across this classic shot of Harper Bazaar’s Glenda Bailey and a few fab pals. Though we know they need no introduction, there’s Joanna Lumley, Bailey, Joan Collins, and Jennifer Saunders at a September 2002 party at Vue in

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  • The Daily | October 9, 2014

    Hey Chicsters, What Makes You Happy?

    Just catching your breath post-fashion month? Finally, you’ve got time to pore over some of our dishy gems from The Daily in print this season! After a few months filled with major bummers, we canvassed the chic set for positive vibes… To love and be loved makes me happy. —Gigi Hadid, model Neville and Charlie! Neville is my dog, and Charlie

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