Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | September 30, 2014

    Michael Carl Gets Tied Up

    Vanity Fair‘s Michael Carl is teaming with The Tie Bar for an on-street styling session, called “Nice Tie, Bro,” starting tomorrow in Manhattan. He’ll be helping unsuspecting gents update their lewk by adding a necktie, tie bar, and pocket square. With a branded Volkswagen bus stocked with Tie Bar accessories, the first stop to get

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  • Dena Silver | September 30, 2014

    A ‘Whiplash’-Worthy Night At The Movies

    With a title like Whiplash, the latest flick from director and screenwriter Damien Chazelle could have been about anything. A heartbreaking car crash? A tumultuous relationship? A violent tumble? Rather, his latest film, was all about a young drummer and his rather persistent teacher. Last night, The Cinema Society and Brooks Brothers hosted a screening of Whiplash at

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 29, 2014

    Things To Discuss: Karlie Kloss’ Locks

    When Karlie Kloss makes a coif change, everybody has an opinion. This summer she went blonde for a shoot for Vogue, and she told us recently, “I have had a bit of fun since being blonde! So maybe there is some sort of correlation between the two.” We were curious what front rowers in Paris had to

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  • Peter Davis | September 29, 2014

    The Daily Davis, Vol. 1

    Our recently-appointed group executive editor Peter Davis is penning a dishy column. Here’s the first installment…Enjoy! Welcome to the debut dispatch of The Daily Davis: your one-stop, all-access destination for the most delicious fashion dish and ultra insider scoops. The Daily Davis never sleeps, so expect stylish updates every day (and sometimes at all hours)! Blenheim Palace

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 29, 2014

    Eva Chen On Lucky’s Future And Mixing Pregnancy With Heels

    Lucky EIC Eva Chen, who’s now six months pregnant,  was perched front row at Isabel Marant at the Palais de Tokyo. She’d touched down in Paris two hours earlier and was already hitting the ground running. We checked in with Chen to see how she’s holding up and to get the dish on the new shopping format for Lucky. Plus, find

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  • Eddie Roche | September 29, 2014

    Julia Restoin Roitfeld Makes Directorial Debut For Stuart Weitzman

    Action! Stuart Weitzman has enlisted Julia Restoin Roitfeld to direct a short film for them, Rock Roll Ride, which debuts today. Restoin Roitfeld follows in the footsteps of directors James Franco, Balthazar Klarwein and Nino Muñoz, who’ve also created shorts for the brand in recent years. It’s the first time the fashion icon has directed, and she

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 29, 2014

    Kate Foley On What She Wore In High School, Dealing With Street Style Photogs, And More

    Chicette Kate Foley seems to constantly get snapped by street style photogs at NYFW, and Paris is no different. A great outfit in Paris will garner a mad dash of flashes that are otherwise reserved for film and TV celebrities. We sat down with Foley to find out what she thinks about it all. The fashion consultant has been known

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 26, 2014

    Anna Cleveland On Uncle Karl (Lagerfeld) And The Upcoming Crillon Ball

    What’s not to love about Anna Cleveland? The statuesque 23-year-old mod is the legendary Pat Cleveland‘s daughter, has been in Paris for fashion week, and she’ll be in the town for her debut at the Crillon ball in November. We obviously had to find out what she’ll be wearing and she also divulged some of very chic

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 26, 2014

    A Moment With…Parisian Stylist Catherine Baba

    Do you know Catherine Baba? The Parisian-based stylist has the most unique look of the front row set. We chatted her up at Nina Ricci about her muses, what look she’s coveting this season, and her favorite chic haunts in Paris.  You have such a unique style! Who are your style icons? Loulou de la Falaise.

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  • Eddie Roche | September 26, 2014

    Sergio Says! Musings From Cosmo (And Beyond…)

    He’s back! Sergio Kletnoy, the right-hand man to Cosmo EIC Joanna Coles, returns with the latest moves from his busy world. This week Sergio’s been getting his culture on with trips to the theatre, movies, and a performance by the legendary Lypsinka. Take it away, sir… And just like that #NYFW is over and I am back

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 26, 2014

    Retail Intel! Linda Fargo On Why Runway Shows Are Still Important

    Despite the increasingly hectic show schedules and the increasing number of shows (plus the epic growth of Resort collections), editors and buyers alike aren’t ready to give up the runway show concept. We caught up with Linda Fargo, Bergdorf Goodman’s SVP of fashion and store presentation director, at Balmain to discuss why the magic is still on the runway. But

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  • Eddie Roche | September 26, 2014

    Male Model Moments: Meet River Viiperi

    The lips! Those eyes! That hair! For our latest installment of ‘Male Model Moments’, we caught up with River Viiperi. We first met the mod at Marlon Gobel’s show a few years ago, and he told us backstage about his movie star ambitions. We believed him. You’ve likely spotted him walking for Versace, Dolce  & Gabbana and

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  • Dena Silver | September 26, 2014

    Suite 1521′s Report From Paris: Part Une

    Paris Fashion Week is always quite a whirlwind, with editrix bouncing around town from one show venue to the next and Kimye making as many dramatic appearances as possible. But what about the other members of the fashion biz? Because they’re in the mix as well, and just as busy. Like Suite 1521′s fashion curators Kim Kassel

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  • Eddie Roche | September 25, 2014

    DvF, Julianne Moore, and Naomi Watts Draw The Line

    Diane von Furstenberg joins Julianne Moore, Naomi Watts, and Rufus Wainwright in participating in a limited-edition book, You Can’t Memorize This, which features over 40 original line drawings from creatives and goes on sale next month. The book is from the LilySarahGrace Foundation, founded by Matthew Badger and his partner, Abby Ballin, after his daughters

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  • Dena Silver | September 25, 2014

    Alexander Wang Shows Off His Sporty Side For H&M

    If there’s anyone who we’d imagine to be a fun workout buddy, it would probably be Alexander Wang. Just imagine how rad  it would be to shoot some hoops, or sweat through a SoulCycle class with him egging you on. Anyways, Wang took that sportif feeling and used it in the official campaign for his H&M collab, which

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 25, 2014

    A Moment With InStyle’s Eric Wilson At Paris Fashion Week

    At last night’s party at The Peninsula Hotel in Paris for Natalia Alaverdian‘s collection for A.W.A.K.E, we spotted InStyle‘s fashion news director Eric Wilson, who shared some of his Paris Fashion Week memories with us. Plus, find out what he was doing before he began working in the world of fashion. It’s fair to say, he’s glad he

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 25, 2014

    Live from Paris! Giovanna Battaglia On Her Rochas Runway Steal

    Giovanna Battaglia is one of the most coveted stylists in the biz, so naturally she can have any look she wants from a designer. How soon? Straight off the runway, darlings. We caught up with Battaglia last night in Paris, where she filled us in on what must-have item she made away with after the

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  • Eddie Roche | September 25, 2014

    What’s Maggie Rizer Been Up To?

    Last month we happily welcomed Maggie Rizer back to the runway when she walked in the Michael Kors show for the first time in (gasp!) a decade. She also graced the cover of Vogue Japan‘s September issue, shot by Luigi & Iango in their ‘Perfect Icons’ issue alongside Carolyn Murphy and Karen Elson, to name a

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 25, 2014

    Shooting The Breeze With Scott Schuman

    Street style snapper Scott Schuman was amongst the crowd at Vionnet, so as we waited for the show to begin we caught up with the famed photog to find out his favorite Paris Fashion Week moment and to see which fashion insiders are seeking to be the apple of his eye. Do you have a

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  • Eddie Roche | September 24, 2014

    Franca Sozzani Jumps Off The Fashion Week Train For A Sec

    Kudos to Franca Sozzani, who just wound down Milan Fashion Week but made it to New York yesterday for a whirlwind trip to attend Fashion 4 Development’s fourth annual First Ladies Luncheon at the Pierre and then swing by the Italian Trade Commission. The occasion? Peroni Nastro Azzurro and Vogue Italia celebrated the launch of their two-year

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