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  • Eddie Roche | October 24, 2014

    FGI’s Night Of Stars Honors Oscar

    Fashion Group International’s 31st annual FGI Night of Stars was held last night at Cipriani Wall Street, and once again the organization brought out the biggest names in the industry to the sit-down dinner. This year’s crop of honorees was comprised of Sarah Burton (Fashion Star), Glenda Bailey (Lord & Taylor Oracle), Diane von Furstenberg (Superstar),

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  • Dena Silver | October 24, 2014

    The Daily Media: 23 Moves To Discuss

    Paul Greenberg, formerly CEO at CollegeHumor, has been named CEO at NYLON. Brittany Adams, formerly associate fashion editor at Style.com, has been named fashion writer at Glamour. Jennifer Hitzges, formerly celebrity stylist, has been named fashion director at Redbook. Petra Kobayashi, formerly art director at SELF, has been named art director at Redbook. Simon Dumenco,

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  • Eddie Roche | October 24, 2014

    Male Model Moments: Meet Josh Truesdell

    Aloha to Wahiawa Hawaii native Josh Truesdell, a favorite of Bruce Weber and a Ralph Lauren regular. We’re winding down the week with some random questions for Josh, who was clever enough to give us some very funny answers. Let’s get to it… Twitter: @JoshTrues Current City: NYC, baby Single/Married/Dating? Single Nickname: Calvin Klein (to

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  • The Daily | October 24, 2014

    Julia Restoin Roitfeld Fêtes The Relaunch Of Romy & The Bunnies

    Ladurée’s SoHo outpost was packed to the gills on Wednesday night for a dinner full of chic women—many French, many pregnant—all in celebration of Julia Restoin Roitfeld‘s relaunch of her mommy blog, Romy & The Bunnies. “Well, first I’m just checking out what they’re all wearing; very chic. They’re all just young and beautiful, and many of them pregnant,

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  • Paige Reddinger | October 23, 2014

    Marion Cotillard’s Chic New Lady Dior Ad Campaign

    Raf Simons’ muse for Dior, Marion Cotillard, is the embodiment of French chic in the new Lady Dior campaign. Of course, Cotillard is the essential Parisian woman tout le temps, but we love the images shot by Craig McDean of the actress in Paris, with the busy buzz of the city’s streets streaking by in the night sky

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  • The Daily | October 23, 2014

    Bag Banter With Tyler Ellis Of Tyler Alexandra

    Last night, a gang of loyal Tyler Ellis fans gathered at the Park Hyatt hotel to gawk at the range of new bags designed by Ellis for her line, Tyler Alexandra. For Spring, Ellis—the talented progeny of Perry Ellis—took on new animal skins in some head-turning colorways. We caught up with her at the hotel’s

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  • The Daily | October 23, 2014

    Thakoon Celebrates A Decade With A Barneys Bash

    “This feels f*cking awesome. I feel young,” Thakoon Panichgul said last night at Barneys New York. To fete the designer’s 10th year of business and the launch of the XO Exclusively Ours collection, the department store was transformed into a Thakoon wonderland. All windows and 7th floor mannequins were decked out in looks from the

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  • Dena Silver | October 23, 2014

    The Assistant Files, Vol. 56: Veronica Vera, Sonia Rykiel’s Lola Rykiel

    Tucked away in a little office above 57th Street is a little taste of Paris. It’s the New York outpost of Sonia Rykiel, where the iconic designer’s granddaughter Lola Rykiel runs the show. As director of communications, she and her assistant, Veronica Vera, are in constant communication with the maison‘s team in France. The duo has transcended the

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  • Eddie Roche | October 22, 2014

    Break Time! View 50+ Pics of Male Mods In 2(X)IST!

    Last night we took one for the team and checked out the runway show for 2(X)IST’s Spring/Summer collection, which welcomed an enthusiastic crowd (of mostly men) to Skylight Modern in Chelsea. Backstage before the show (another horrible place to have to be), we chatted with the brand’s creative director Jason Scarlatti to get the skinny

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  • Paige Reddinger | October 22, 2014

    Karl Lagerfeld Directed Pharrell Williams In A Fashion Film

    Now, this is a match made in fashion heaven. Karl Lagerfeld directed Pharrell Williams in a new fashion film that will debut on December 2nd along with Chanel’s Paris-Salzburg pre-fall collection, according to WWD. Pharrell is said to be starring alongside Lagerfeld family regulars Cara Delevingne and six-year-old Hudson Kroenig, who will also be Pharrell’s dance partners. The accompanying

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 22, 2014

    British Fashion Awards Reveal This Year’s Finalists

    Who’s up for a British Fashion Council accolade this time around? This year’s spate of finalists have been announced for the BFC’s annual British Fashion Awards. In the womenswear designer category, Erdem, Christopher Kane, and J.W. Anderson are up for the top prize. For the women’s wear brand honor, Stella McCartney, Victoria Beckham, and Alexander McQueen are in the running. As for the

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  • The Daily | October 21, 2014

    25 Industry Power Players Reflect On Oscar de la Renta

    The fashion realm is mourning the loss of Oscar de la Renta today, and 25 industry powerhouses shared with The Daily their favorite moments avec Mr. de la Renta and the incredible qualities about the designer that will linger on. Unsurprisingly, effusive sentiments and truly beloved memories about the legendary designer abound. Without further ado…  Steven Kolb, CFDA: “Oscar de la

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  • Eddie Roche | October 21, 2014

    The Angel Ball’s Night Of Surprises (And The Reynolds)

    Freak out! That was exactly what happened last night at Downtown Cipriani when impending parents Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds made a rare public appearance at the always, well, lively, Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation annual Angel’s Ball. With a room that included Sofia Vergara, Paris Hilton, Elsa Hosk, Kris Jenner, Jamie Foxx, Gigi Hadid, Tommy Hilfiger,

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  • Eddie Roche | October 21, 2014

    Introducing…Renee Zellweger

    Last night, a new actress burst onto the scene in Hollywood named Renee Zellweger. She completes us. The ingenue hit the red carpet with Doyle Bramhall II at Elle’s 21st annual Women in Hollywood Awards at the Four Seasons, along with honorees Jessica Lange, Brie Larson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jennifer Garner, Tina Fey, and Elizabeth Banks. The evening was emceed by

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  • Dena Silver | October 21, 2014

    Iconic Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies At Age 82

    Legendary designer Oscar de la Renta has passed away at the age of 82. He had been battling cancer since 2006; his wife, Annette de la Renta, confirmed his death at their home in Kent, Connecticut to The New York Times last night. Over five decades of designing, de la Renta had garnered a dedicated following of

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | October 20, 2014

    Chic Reads: Donna Karan’s Aliza Licht Pens A Book

    Social media savant Aliza Licht, perhaps best known as DknyPRGirl, is spilling her tricks of the trade in her debut book, Leave Your Mark, which will be out come May. A career guide of sorts, the title has a quartet of sections, each with peppy, success-centric names: “Kill It In Your Career,” “Rock Social Media” (of course!), “Creating the

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  • The Daily | October 20, 2014

    Joseph Altuzarra Gets Hitched

    Congrats are in order to CFDA winner Joseph Altuzarra, who married real estate developer Seth Weissman at the recently reopened Rainbow Room on Saturday night. We hear Vogue is covering the wedding for a future issue and Anna Wintour, Alexander Wang, and Jenna Lyons were a few of the VIP friends in attendance to cheer the

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  • Paige Reddinger | October 20, 2014

    Diego Della Valle, Sylvia Fendi, And Renzo Rosso On Restoring Italy’s Monuments

    Last night on CBS, 60 Minutes aired a segment called “Saving History” in which Morley Safer sat down with Italy’s biggest names in fashion (and business) including Diego Della Valle, Sylvia Fendi, and Renzo Rosso to find out how they are restoring Italy’s world renowned historical monuments. According to the program, Italy is home to

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  • Peter Davis | October 17, 2014

    The Daily Davis: Alex Wang’s Wide World of Sports

    Shirtless male models doing flips on trampolines…Studio 54 silver confetti raining down on Jessica Chastain’s red coif…Karlie Kloss in black football gear…the return of Missy Elliott. Welcome to Alexander Wang’s mega H&M runway show and launch party. Wang got movie stars and fashion’s A-list to trek up to the Armory Foundation on (gulp) west 169th Street.

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  • Eddie Roche | October 17, 2014

    Michael Kors Brings Anna Wintour A Special Delivery

    Last night’s annual God’s Love We Deliver 2014 Golden Heart Awards Celebration brought together two titans of American fashion: Anna Wintour was awarded the Michael Kors Award for Outstanding Community Service by Mr. Kors himself. “I’m totally excited, and so, so proud of her,” Anna’s daughter, Bee Shaffer, told The Daily. While Bee gets daily face time with her

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