Chic Report

  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 11, 2014

    TV Moment! With Betsey Johnson

    The endlessly entertaining Betsey Johnson filled us in all sort of dance-centric matters… When were you approached to join Dancing With the Stars? Two weeks ago! My partner is Tony Dovolani, whom I love!  Where did you go dancing when you were younger in NYC? I basically majored in cheerleading at Syracuse University. I was head cheerleader. That’s

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 10, 2014

    The Latest Issue Of The Daily, Decoded!

    What’s splashed across the glossy pages of today’s issue of The Daily? We caught up with Cara Delevingne about her new Mulberry capsule collection (and her latest tattoo), Michael Kors and Claiborne Swanson Frank discuss Swanson Frank’s gorgeous new tome, Young Hollywood, Timo Weiland does dinner avec Amanda Hearst, and there’s an intimate look at the chic history of La Perla’s luxe underpinnings. Plus! Tons of juicy

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  • Dena Silver | September 10, 2014

    Tripping Down Memory Lane With Georgia May Jagger Chez Tommy Hilfiger

    Tommy Hilfiger showed a Sgt. Pepper–riffic take on the swinging ’60s (with more than a touch of Brit). With Theodora Richards in the front row, Georgia May Jagger on the runway, this catwalk was a certified triumph!  What kind of music do you like? I like all ’60s music—Jimi Hendrix, old R&B, and all the

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  • Dena Silver | September 10, 2014

    Front Row Chatter With Dennis Basso And Company

    Dennis Basso began his show at Lincoln Center with a moment of silence for his longtime friend, Joan Rivers. A touching tribute, for a gorgeous collection! So nice of you to dedicate the show to Joan. She was at my very first show and probably in the past 31 years, she was at 80 percent

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  • Dena Silver | September 10, 2014

    Moving Day With Fran Lebowitz

    Your beloved Daily snagged a quick chat with legend Fran Lebowitz at Carolina Herrera‘s show, whose digitized florals charmed the fashion set. What a week it’s been! What did you do for fun this summer? Nothing. I moved. Why? They were building a building next to my building. I didn’t want to live in a

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 10, 2014

    Timo Weiland’s Supper Club

    On Sunday evening, Timo Weiland threw a delectable dinner party avec close pal Amanda Hearst, Samsung, and The Daily at just-opened steak house BV’s Grill, the new eatery from the meat maestros behind Bobby Van’s. Weiland caught us up on his hosting how-to’s, his favorite memories with Hearst, and what’s next for his eponymous label.

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 10, 2014

    Hollywood Glam With Michael Kors And Claiborne Swanson Frank

    When Vogue alum and photographer Claiborne Swanson Frank met Michael Kors, it was a match made in heaven. The two have collaborated on Frank’s latest project, the portrait book Young Hollywood, which features portraits by Frank and clothes by Kors. So how did the magical images come about? BY EDDIE ROCHE How did you come

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 10, 2014

    Dinner Party Report: Pamela Love and Bon Appétit At The Spotted Pig

    Veggies, fine jewels, and Girls! Girls! Girls! were the themes at Bon Appétit’s Feast or Fashion din for Pamela Love at The Spotted Pig last eve, with April Bloomfield serving up nibbles like carrot tartare and hot pink deviled eggs (beet-pickled, of course), plus the prettiest heirloom tomato situation we’ve ever seen, followed by a burrata-studded main. Can’t go wrong

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 10, 2014

    Mogul Moment With Gary Wassner On The Advent Of InterLuxe, Jason Wu, And More

    A few days ago, fashion industry stalwart Gary Wassner announced he’d co-founded a new company, InterLuxe, and the company has taken a majority stake in Jason Wu. We rang up Wassner to discuss the intriguing news… Your new company, InterLuxe, has taken a majority stake in Jason Wu. He is one of the smartest designers I’ve

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  • Paige Reddinger | September 9, 2014

    Nailing It With Rachel Zoe

    Anthony Vaccarello showed his Versus Versace collection on a mirrored runway. Afterward, the crowd (think Nicki Minaj and Rihanna) moved upstairs for an after-party. A performance by St. Vincent and a few thwarted attempts (you know who you are!) to go home with the Versace pillows used as décor capped off the evening. So what

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  • Dena Silver | September 9, 2014

    Walk And Talk With Lily Donaldson

    Checking in with catwalk fave Lily Donaldson. Ah, the life of a jet setting top mod. Where are you living these days? I’m living in New York, but I’m always on a plane. What did you do this summer? I was in the South of France for a little bit and then I went to

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  • Dena Silver | September 9, 2014

    Remembering Joan Rivers

    The industry was hit hard by the passing of Joan Rivers. How are our front row faves feeling about the loss? Simon Doonan: I have many, many Joan Rivers memories. I’m very fortunate to have spent time with her over the years. I’m devastated that she’s gone. She’s a magical, amazing, creative force, and we’re all

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  • Dena Silver | September 9, 2014

    Trekking Down Memory Lane With Diane von Furstenberg

    Who better to reminisce with than DvF? We nabbed a moment with her right before her fashion show, which filled Spring Studios with top du top models (Naomi Campbell, Lily Donaldson, and Candice Swanepoel) and brilliant clothes from new creative director, Michael Herz. Major bonus: a Whoopi sighting! We hear you start your day on a

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  • Dena Silver | September 9, 2014

    Dubstepping With Skrillex At Alexander Wang

    When your Daily spotted tech music master Skrillex perched front row at Alexander Wang‘s show, we had a few questions we urgently needed answering… Are you pumped for the music? I hear that he’s got a good curation of dub. I’m excited to hear it. Do you own a lot of Wang? For sure. His

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 9, 2014

    The World According to VF’s Michael Carl

    Vanity Fair‘s Michael Carl is filled with wise, no-holds-barred advice for all sorts of sartorial matters. Here are Carl’s five ways to make it through Fashion Week… 1. Eat something. I know you think the girl sitting next to you has skinny arms, but she also looks like she is about to pass out. I know

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 8, 2014

    Inside Today’s Issue Of The Daily!

    Ready for your latest issue of The Daily in print? Of course you are, darlings! On tap for day five of NYFW: the gorgeous Emily DiDonato graces the cover, resplendent on a bed of red roses. Inside the issue, there’s a fascinating sit-down with Maybelline New York’s David Greenberg, a chat with Patrick Demarchelier‘s son, Victor Demarchelier, who’s following in his dad’s photographically

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 8, 2014

    Opening Ceremony’s Very Theatrical Showing For Spring

    Opening Ceremony wins in the novelty department this season: a one-act play, 100% Lost Cotton, took the place of a runway, and the star quotient was high (and quirkily cast). Penned by Spike Jonze and Jonah Hill, the roughly 40-minute show took place mainly in a faux OC casting and fitting, starring Elle Fanning as

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  • Eddie Roche | September 8, 2014

    Victor (Demarchelier) Emerges

    It’s a fearsome proposition to break into the family business when your father is an A-list talent, but Victor Demarchelier, 29, has become one of the most in-demand photogs in fashion. (The stunning September cover of Town & Country, featuring Naomi Watts, should explain why.) Meet the man behind the magic! BY EDDIE ROCHE How did

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  • Dena Silver | September 8, 2014

    Harper’s Bazaar Gathers A Room Of Icons In Honor Of Carine Roitfeld

    According to Glenda Bailey, an icon is the following: “Somebody who is full of elegance, who is graceful, and they have a spirit of life. In terms of Harper’s Bazaar, they have to be incredibly stylish.” With that criteria in mind, Bazaar filled The Plaza on Friday eve with a list of the most iconic members

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | September 7, 2014

    Inside The Daily’s Latest Issue: The Fashion Media Awards And Much More!

    Ready for today’s exceptionally juicy, super-thick latest issue of The Daily? It’s our beloved Media Issue, and inside its glossy pages, you’ll find spectacular, in-depth features on the winners of the second annual Fashion Media Awards: Stefano Tonchi, Carine Roitfeld, Graydon Carter, Inez and Vinoodh, Katie Grand, Kate Upton, and more. Also on tap? Intriguing chats with The New

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