Chic Report

  • Dena Silver | May 6, 2015

    Kate Young Teams Up With Tura On A Retro-Chic Range Of Glasses

    Stylist Kate Young is thoroughly modern girl, but when it comes to glasses, she seems to dig all things vintage. Her first optics range, Kate Young for Tura, shows off that adoration for retro styles, with a modern twist. Featuring a graphic cat eye style and a classic square frame with a snakeskin detail, these are shades you’ll

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  • Eddie Roche | May 6, 2015

    One Final Met Party For The Road

    While many iced their feet and nursed hangovers yesterday after all the Met Ball parties and the after parties (and the after parties after that), a few brave souls got dressed up again and took in one last shindig last night. Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch hosted a smaller gathering for the Friends of The Costume

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  • Dena Silver | May 6, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 9: The Fhitting Room

    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? This week, we’re getting a bit intense with The Fhitting Room. Known for their high intensity training workouts, their Flatiron and UES outposts have become haute spots for those looking to get

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  • Dena Silver | May 5, 2015

    Après-Midnight: What Went Down At The Met Ball After-Parties

    If you thought the Met Ball looked like fun last night, just check out the slew of after-parties that the chic set dispersed to once the formal festivities were over. The A-list crew had quite a few bashes to choose from: Yahoo Style’s soiree at the Boom Boom Room, Lady Gaga and Alexander Wang‘s rager at Queen of

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  • Eddie Roche | May 5, 2015

    Dear Daily: The Story Of A Met Gown

      Not everybody took last night’s Met Ball theme and ran with it, but The Daily’s pal and gallerist Blair Clarke certainly did. How did she (and a village) create her gorgeous look for New York’s biggest night? Clarke tells us how she came up with the look, who helped, and what was on the menu

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  • Eddie Roche | May 5, 2015

    15 Things You Don’t Know About Aliza Licht

       If the fashion biz was a school, it’s pretty safe to say that Aliza Licht would be one of the most popular girls in the class. When Twitter started gaining buzz, she was one of the first to jump on board, creating the anonymous @DKNYPRGIRL account before eventually revealing herself to her massive following.

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  • Eddie Roche | May 4, 2015

    Anna Ewers Nabs Her First British Vogue Cover

    Another score for Anna Ewers, who grabbed her first British Vogue cover for their June issue with a Patrick Demarchelier-lensed shot. The German mod gets the celeb treatment with an interview with the mag’s fashion features editor, Laura Weir. (Ewers’ name is MIA on the cover.) The issue also features Kate Moss and Freja Beha Erichsen in Marrakesh, and

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  • Eddie Roche | May 4, 2015

    Nicola Formichetti Reveals The Next Big Thing In Social Media

    Arrive late to the Instagram train? Nicola Formichetti, who was an early adopter on the social media scene, covers the latest issue of AdWeek and tips us off to the next big thing. “At South by Southwest, the big topic was Meerkat and Periscope, which blew me away,” he tell them. “I got so excited.

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  • Zachary Weiss | May 4, 2015

    A Crew of Jet Set New Yorkers Ship Off to Paraguay

    A plane full of chic folks jetted off Asuncion, Paraguay, for a week full of festivities celebrating the opening of Maison Boggiani. The luxury destination opened by Belen Vierci, a fixture on the South American social scene, flaunted a slew of new brands which haven’t yet tapped into the continent’s growing luxury market. It-girl moguls Olivia

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  • Peter Davis | May 4, 2015

    The Daily Davis: The Beautiful People’s Boxing Club

    On Saturday, Overthrow New York boxing club was packed with pretty people who like to slug, jab, and punch. At Overthrow’s opening, guests like Miguel, Alexandra Richards, Brandee Brown, Ruby Aldridge, Flour Shop’s Amirah Kassem, photographer Jeremy Kost, creative director Ruba Abu-Nimah, model Morgan O’Connor, Kathy Grayson, Heron Preston, May Kwok, Chrissie Miller, and Ashley Smith guzzled

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  • Dena Silver | May 1, 2015

    Rag & Bone And Solé Bicycles Offer A Chic Way To Cruise Around L.A.

    This week, Rag & Bone got a new set of wheels, and they debuted them in Venice Beach with a very West Coast soirée. The brand’s managing partners, David Neville and Marcus Wainwright, mingled with 200 or so guests to unveil their collaboration with Solé Bicycles, a local brand that offers a sleek lineup of single and set speed

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | May 1, 2015

    Fitness Dossier, Vol. 8: SWERVE

    Our Fitness Dossiers—endorphin-addled explorations of all those super-chicly branded, sometimes quizzically named boutique fitness haute spots around town—hopefully get you through that mid-week malaise caused by “hump day” . This week, instead of a Wednesday dose of exercise inspiration, we’ve got a special TGIF edition of the series. Who doesn’t need a little motivation to

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  • Eddie Roche | April 30, 2015

    Zac Posen Gets Yet Another Job

    Delta, Delta, Delta, Zac can help ya, help ya, help ya. Perpetually busy designer Zac Posen is getting into the airline biz with Delta Air Lines. Posen will whip up a uniform collection for their flight attendants and airport customer service agents, while advising on the uniform project for their ramp and ground support agents,

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  • Peter Davis | April 30, 2015

    The Daily Davis: YSL, Exposed

    Last night, The Cinema Society, W, and Louis XII Cognac hosted a screening of Saint Laurent, the second film about the life of designer Yves Saint Laurent. The first movie, titled Yves Saint Laurent (directed by Jalil Lespert and starring Pierre Niney as YSL) is a more straight-forward bio-pic than “Saint Laurent,” which documents the designer’s

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  • Dena Silver | April 30, 2015

    Meet PR Consulting’s Chic Pooches With Mrs Sizzle

    Canines with strong social media followings are dime a dozen these days, but the real pets worth talking about are those with true fashion clout. Take, for example, Marc Jacobs‘ pooch, Neville Jacobs, who’s posed for shots with Kendall Jenner. Or there’s Karl Lagerfeld‘s money-making feline, Choupette. Fashion photo editor Suzanne Donaldson, who’s held gigs at the likes of Glamour, SELF, and Interview, is now

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  • Eddie Roche | April 29, 2015

    The Latest Crop Of International Woolmark Prize USA Nominees

    The USA nominees for the 2015/16 International Woolmark Prize were announced today, and some familiar names have made the cut. The noms for womenswear are Chris Gelinas, Kaelen, Nellie Partow, Novis, and Tanya Taylor; nominees in the menswear category are Cadet, David Hart, Lucio Castro, Siki Im, and Thaddeus O’Neil. First held in 1953, the award

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  • Peter Davis | April 29, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Ian Schrager’s New York Edition Opens Early For ‘The Avengers’

    If you were lucky (or sneaky) enough to snag an invite to the premiere of Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron, hosted by The Cinema Society and Audi, then you also got to be one of the first people to see The New York Edition, Ian Schrager‘s new hotel that opens in a few weeks.

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  • Dena Silver | April 29, 2015

    Which Mods Turned Out To Celebrate Acne’s Latest Book?

    A crew of indie models put their best off-duty style to the test last night to support Acne’s latest tome, Peter Schlesinger Sculpture. The likes of Hanne Gaby Odiele, Ginta Lapina, Sara Blomqvist, Drake Burnette, Kaisa Struss, Laura Love, and Cindy Bruna were among those present. But what’s the deal with this book? It’s by the artist Peter Schlesinger, who has

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  • Eddie Roche | April 29, 2015

    A Wrap That Smells Like Magnum Belgian Chocolate Is On The Way

    We’re always looking for the next big thing in fashion, and yesterday BCBGMAXARZIA gave us a taste (and a whiff) when they revealed an unexpected collaboration with Magnum. Over the years, the luxury ice cream brand has courted the fashion set by working with Zac Posen, Alice+Olivia, Christian Siriano, and even Karl Lagerfeld, and now

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  • Eddie Roche | April 28, 2015

    And The New Victoria’s Secret Angels Are…

    Victoria’s Secret has a history of making models household names and major mint, but it’s that day when you officially become an angel that really puts a girl over the edge. Today the names of the latest girls to follow in the wingsteps of Lily Aldridge, Stephanie Seymour, and Gisele Bundchen were announced by the brand.

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