Chic Report

  • The Daily Front Row | April 22, 2015

    Report: Kate Moss To Sell Homemade Jam At Glastonbury Festival

    Back in 2010, we first heard the news that Kate Moss was going to add jam maker to her resume. Now, the rumors appear to be non-fiction…if you believe the Mirror. The British tab is reporting that Mrs. Hince will be selling her homemade jam at the Glastonbury Festival this summer, with profits donated to

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  • Dena Silver | April 22, 2015

    An Evening Of Influence At The Time 100 Gala

    Most soirees in New York are dotted with influencers: those people who shape our culture and set the tone for trends in art, fashion, music, politics, film, and beyond. But last night’s Time 100 Gala was absolutely teeming with influential folks. There were 100 of these notable names, to be exact, which ran the gamut from

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  • Peter Davis | April 22, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Party Report! Bulgari At The Ballet, Newlywed Dani Stahl In Bali

    The Youth America Grand Prix performance and dinner glittered with major ballet star wattage and head-spinning Bulgari jewelry. (YAGP is the largest international dance network and student ballet scholarship audition organization.) Teen Vogue‘s Amy Astley, donning Proenza Schouler avec Bulgari, was the gala chair. “I used to dance, but I wasn’t very good,” Amy told me. “I love the

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  • Eddie Roche | April 22, 2015

    It’s On! Donatella Versace Disputes Giorgio Armani’s Comments

    Don’t mess with the Versace family! Donatella Versace is defending her brother Gianni’s legacy after Giorgio Armani told The Sunday Times Magazine that the late designer once told him: ‘I dress sluts. You dress church ladies.’ His sister has issued a statement, saying: “I find it extremely rude and tasteless that Mr Armani has once again put

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 22, 2015

    ‘Adult Beginners’ Premiere Brings Out The Chic Set

    “I was very lucky that the script came to me with Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale, and Nick Kroll attached, thankfully!” Adult Beginners director Ross Katz told The Daily before the Cinema Society and Brooks Brothers-sponsored screening of his newest indie project. “All of these wonderful actors came for a day or two. It was a revolving door

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | April 22, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 7: AntiGravity AIRbarre At Crunch

    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? Some you’ve heard tons about and others might not be on your radar yet, so we’re sweating it out for you and getting the scoop from the talents behind these hip perspiration

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  • Dena Silver | April 22, 2015

    Earth Day Alert: Reformation Launches An Eco-Friendly Initiative, RefScale

    Rather than going green for Earth Day, Reformation is going transparent. In honor of the holiday, the brand is debuting RefScale, a program that offers consumers details on the factors required for the production of each garment. This will include figures on the amount of water and carbon dioxide used to create each piece, placing the numbers

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 21, 2015

    Inside Chanel’s Tenth Annual Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner

    Chilly, rainy weather didn’t stop the chic set from donning their tweed twinsets last night at Balthazar, where Chanel hosted the 10th annual Tribeca Film Festival Artists Dinner. The perfectly Parisian Soho staple was reconfigured a but to accommodate a bevy of fashion and film luminaries, in addition to an over-the-top red carpet set up

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  • Eddie Roche | April 21, 2015

    Pitti Uomo Announces 2015 Guest Designers

    Ciao! Pitti Uomo announced today that Moschino will be heading to Florence this June as guest menswear designer, which will also mark the brand’s first men’s runway show in Italy since Jeremy Scott joined as creative director. “In Jeremy Scott’s collections, we see the humor, the irreverence, the tendency to explode myths, and the manipulation

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  • Eddie Roche | April 21, 2015

    The Fashion Icons Come Out for Fern Mallis

    “I’m verklempt!” Fern Mallis told us last night on the 3rd floor of Saks Fifth Avenue as she signed copies of her new book Fashion Lives: Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis. Many of the very icons featured in the book came out to toast her tome, including Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, John Varvatos, Bill Cunningham,

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  • Dena Silver | April 21, 2015

    Reem Acra On The Chic Sport Of Dressage

    While your Daily was in Vegas this weekend, we heard that Reem Acra was in town hosting this year’s FEI World Cup Dressage. For those who aren’t up on their equestrian lingo, dressage is basically horse dancing, and it’s totally entertaining. The show started with a Celine Dion impersonator belting out the national anthem, and while one

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  • Peter Davis | April 21, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Bonobos’ Dwight Fenton Reveals All

    Bonobos presented their Fall ’15 collection at The Ludlow Hotel recently, and the menswear crew sipped beer, listened to jazzy-punk twin brothers The Mattson 2 and checked out the classic-cool collection by Dwight Fenton, VP of design at the brand. I caught up with Dwight after the presentation… What was the inspiration this season? Bonobos’ Fall 15

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  • Paige Reddinger | April 21, 2015

    Stefano Tonchi, Leon Max, and Amber Valletta Celebrate ‘W Stories’

    Have you heard of Leon Max? The fashion titan behind Max Studio lives a chic life splitting his time between his countryside estate in Northampton, England and an equally impressive seven-story mansion, formerly owned by Madonna, in the Hollywood Hills. W‘s Christa D’Souza recently did a feature on the mogul recently, and this week, the mag’s editor-in-chief, Stefano

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | April 20, 2015

    A Few Words On Weddings With Carolina Herrera

    On Friday night, Carolina Herrera showed her gorgeous Spring 2016 Bridal collection at her midtown HQ. Supremely romantic live strings provided the soundtrack, and the lush scent of fresh jasmine was everywhere, fittingly, as the flower inspired Mrs. Herrera’s latest looks for her elegant, exceedingly feminine brides. Many of the mods carried bouquets of the fragrant flower

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  • Eddie Roche | April 20, 2015

    Giorgio Armani on Muscle Boys, Plastic Surgery, And The Way Gay Men Dress

    Giorgio Armani was featured in The Sunday Times Magazine over the weekend and dropped some thoughts about how gay people dress. “A homosexual man is a man 100 per cent. He does not need to dress homosexual,” Armani said. “When homosexuality is exhibited to the extreme – to say: ‘Ah, you know I’m homosexual,’ –

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  • Paige Reddinger | April 17, 2015

    New Yorkers For Children’s Spring Dance: A Tribute To Oscar de la Renta

    Last night, New Yorkers For Children celebrated their 12th annual iteration of “A Fool’s Fête”, their spring dinner dance, at The Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City. This year’s gala was a tribute to longtime New Yorkers for Children supporter Oscar de la Renta. Many of the evening’s hosts showed up in the late

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | April 17, 2015

    Burberry Brings London To L.A. For The Eve

    A chic British invasion! Last night, Burberry’s “London In Los Angeles” show took over the Griffith Observatory, where more than 700 fashionettes and Tinseltown talents showed up, including Mila Kunis, Naomi Campbell, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Rose Byrne, Jaime King, Ellie Goulding, Cara Delevingne, Elton John, January Jones, the whole Beckham brood, and Anna Wintour. The crowd ambled through an English garden created

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  • Eddie Roche | April 17, 2015

    David Kind Is Here To Change The Eyewear Game

    Ready for the next evolution in luxury eyewear? Dave Barton of David Kind has created a personalized specs brand that comes right to your doorstep. Here’s how it works: You sign up at DavidKind.com, send in a few photos of yourself, pick out three frames that you dig, they’ll pick out three frames that they think

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  • Paige Reddinger | April 16, 2015

    Kilian Hennessy Celebrates Three New Launches From By Kilian

    Last night, luxury perfumer Kilian Hennessy held a chic shopping event at his By Kilian boutique in the meatpacking district to benefit the Division of Rheumatology at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Supermodel Anna Cleveland looked positively regal as she modeled By Kilian’s latest perfumed jewelry and clutches. In addition to By Kilian’s current offering,

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  • Peter Davis | April 16, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Amirah Kassem’s Sweet Sensation

    Last night at the Brooklyn Museum‘s Artists Ball, Amirah Kassem, the It girl/model/founder of Flour Shop, turned her over-the-top baking and confectionary skills into art. Kassem used over 10,000 gumballs (I chewed dozens of the leftovers) into an edible Takashi Murakami-inspired smiley face sunflower wall sculpture. Yummers! It became an instant Instagram smash, with guests

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