Chic Report

  • Dena Silver | July 21, 2014

    Who’s Showing At Miami Swim, Part Deux

    With Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim winding down in Miami tonight, meet another slew of buzzy designers who are unveiling their new collections this week! Want more dish on the designers to discuss on the South Beach scene, direct from the pages of The Daily Swim? Head over here for more swimwear talents of note… BY DENA SILVER

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  • Dena Silver | July 21, 2014

    Foxy, Baby! Meet Wildfox’s Kimberley Gordon and Leilani Shimoda

    Fresh from the pages of  The Daily Swim, bringing you the scantily clad scoop from Swim Week in Miami! Wildfox, the brilliant brainchild of Kimberley Gordon, has expanded far beyond the cheeky T-shirts with playful sayings that first made them famous. Now a full-fledged lifestyle brand, Wildfox has emerged as a major player on the bikini

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  • Eddie Roche | July 18, 2014

    Extra! Extra! The Daily Summer Returns This Weekend

    The Daily Summer returns to the Hamptons and beyond this weekend for our third issue of the season. Delving into all things beauty, the issue features 10 top models including Arizona Muse, Anne. V., and Liu Wen spilling their beauty secrets, a visit with Rebecca Taylor exploring her favorite haunts in Sag Harbor, and SoulCycle co-founders

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | July 18, 2014

    Who’s Showing At Miami Swim…

    Greetings from Miami Swim, darlings! We’re taking in all the action of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim’s chicest shows and bashes, and dishing it up in our trio of issues this season. Talk about essential front row reading fodder, non? Meet the brands willing to bare it all on the runways of Miami Swim. BY DENA SILVER DOLORES CORTES:

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  • Eddie Roche | July 18, 2014

    Mick Jagger Talks About His ‘Very Hard Year’ on Today

    In an interview with Matt Lauer on The Today Show this morning, Mick Jagger opened up for the first time since girlfriend L’Wren Scott died by suicide in March. Jagger is on the promotional tour for the film Get On Up about James Brown, which he produced. Lauer opened the interview saying, “Let me start

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  • Eddie Roche | July 18, 2014

    Male Model Moments: Meet Cory Bond

    It’s time to meet Cory Bond! In our second installment of our new series, “Male Model Moments”, where we get to know the top male mods in the biz, we’ve sent Daily fave and Soul Artist Management mod Bond some random questions to get to know him just a wee bit better. You likely know him from his

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  • Eddie Roche | July 18, 2014

    Ali Forney Center Brings An Oasis To Chelsea Piers

    Now a highlight on the summer calendar, the Ali Forney Center held their 5th Annual Oasis summer benefit at Chelsea Piers at the Lighthouse on Wednesday night in Manhattan. Scheduled host Parker Posey had to pull out because she’s filming a Woody Allen movie, but the room was still full of indie spirits out for the

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  • Eddie Roche | July 17, 2014

    Meet The Latest Crop of CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Finalists

    Last night downtown at the still-under-construction Oculus, the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, along with Westfield World Trade Center, announced their latest group of finalists to enter the competition which eventually awards the winner $300,000. The 10 finalists this year are Tanya Taylor, Wes Gordon, Paul Andrew, Orley’s Matt Orley, Gigi Burris of Gigi Burris Millinery, Brett

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | July 16, 2014

    Jeff Koons Mania At H&M’s New Fifth Ave. Store

    H&M’s latest collab, with artist Jeff Koons, deserves a fair amount of fanfare, no? Last eve’s grand opening of the largest H&M in the world proved to be the perfect way to celebrate the Koons collection.  As the rain continued to pour outside, the tapis rouge moved indoors, where the festivities continued, replete with cocktails,

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2014

    Correspondence We Actually Received: A New Star is Born

    We’re always on the lookout for up and coming designers and nothing gets our attention like an endorsement from Fox 5 news! Somehow we (as in all of you!) seemed to have missed the most important show of the year that was right in our very own backyard. How could this happen? Luckily, cameras were

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  • Dena Silver | July 16, 2014

    A Teeny Fendi Shop Pops Up In Soho

    Do you lust after vending machines stocked to the brim with Fendi goodies? Well, those dreams have been realized on Greene Street in Soho, where the Italian label has popped up, filled with plenty of drool-worthy accessories, including a few fur options. The boutique will also rotate new themes every three months, starting with the Petites collection, chock

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2014

    Luxury Reads! ‘Valentino: At The Emperor’s Table’

    “I am in love with beauty,” Valentino Garavani explains in the opening of the upcoming book Valentino: At The Emperor’s Table, which comes out in November and is pretty much the most exciting thing we’ve heard about in eons. The Assouline title is a look inside the Valentino world, with 220 illustrations by Italian photog

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  • Eddie Roche | July 16, 2014

    Random Alert! Who’s On The Cover Of Vogue Ukraine?

    One duo who we’re going to go out on a limb and predict won’t be appearing on the cover of US Vogue’s August issue (or an issue anytime soon) is Marina Abramovic and Crystal Renn, who instead took their act to Vogue Ukraine. The mesmerizing shot is by New York based Dusan Reljin for the mag’s

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  • Paige Reddinger | July 16, 2014

    Belstaff And BlackBook Celebrate New York’s Independent Femmes

    Belstaff and BlackBook Films paired up on Monday eve to toast their Women in New York editorial series, complete with a cocktail party followed by dinner at Rosette on the LES. The crowd included Allison Sarofim, Annabelle Dexter Jones, Ann Dexter, Maria Cornejo, and Sean Macpherson plus burgeoning jazz singer/songwriter Sophia Bastian on crooning duty. The evening’s main event featured four short

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  • Eddie Roche | July 15, 2014

    Cameron Diaz Opens Up To Harper’s Bazaar About Those Lesbian Rumors

    Cameron Diaz (“41 and fabulous”) appears on the August issue of Harper’s Bazaar in a blissful shot by Camilla Akrans wearing Akris. Inside she tackles those lesbian rumors about a fling with Drew Barrymore (which somehow escaped us) and denied, denied, denied. “Literally, I said, ‘That makes me want to vomit in my mouth.’, she

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | July 15, 2014

    Public School and M. Patmos Win Big at the Woolmark Prize Awards

    Last night, the fash crowd gathered at MILK Studios’ Penthouse for the announcement of the Woolmark Prize USA Regional Award in both menswear and womenswear. After much anticipation, Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne of Public School and Marcia Patmos of M. Patmos were crowned the regional champions of menswear and womenswear, respectively. Womenswear nominees included

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  • Eddie Roche | July 15, 2014

    The News From Calvin Klein HQ Keeps On Coming

    The intel from Calvin HQ keeps hitting our inbox, but since this involves Lara Stone and Matthew Terry, we’ll keep writing. Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott shot the mods for their Fall 2014 campaign for Calvin Klein Jeans and Calvin Klein Underwear brands. Look for the campaign to roll out in September, which will first exclusively

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  • Dena Silver | July 15, 2014

    Kristen Wiig Shows Off Her Serious Side For ELLE

    For their August issue, ELLE hit the Hamptons with Kristen Wiig in tow, to shoot their cover at the Grey Gardens estate in East Hampton. And yes, Wiig tapped into her inner Edie Beale to get the perfect shot (and a bit for the interview, too). No longer known as only a funny girl, Wiig has decided to

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  • Eddie Roche | July 14, 2014

    Surface Summer Hangout Returns

    Modellounge X Microsoft hosted their ‘Surface Summer Hangout’ on the rooftop of the Gansevoort’s Meatpacking location on Friday. “The idea is to provide models with an escape from everyday city life, without having to travel or jet-set to the Caribbean,” founder and director Bernard Smith tells us. This year there are four events lined up where female

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  • Eddie Roche | July 14, 2014

    The Lottie Moss Era Begins

    Kate Moss‘ little sis Lottie Moss is getting in the family business, appearing in new ads for Calvin Klein Jeans’ capsule collaboration with MYTHERESA.com. The wee Moss was shot by Michael Avedon, whose grandfather Richard Avedon shot Brooke Shields in the 1981 Calvin ad, where she uttered the words: “You want to know what comes

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