• Chic Report

    Peter Davis | March 23, 2015

    The Daily Davis: A Moment With Sasha Lazard At The Den

    The Den, a new swanky lounge at The WestHouse Hotel, opened last week, with a slew of socials sipping champagne and a knockout performance by Sasha Lazard. In between sets, I caught up with Sasha… You just sang a song in perfect Russian. How many languages can you sing in? English, French, Italian, Russian, German

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 23, 2015

    IMG Finalizes Its Acquisition Of MADE Fashion Week

    It’s official: MADE Fashion Week has been purchased by IMG/WME. The acquisition was first reported in January, a few weeks before the Fall 2015 shows kicked off, including word that MADE would continue to operate independently from New York Fashion Week. Additionally, the MADE shows will continue to be held at both Milk Studios and the Standard High Line Hotel,

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | March 23, 2015

    Encore, Encore! Have You Devoured The Latest Daily Media?

    Start off your week with some juicy dish, straight from our Daily Media dispatch. It’s where you’ll find answers to questions like…Who’s joined the InStyle team, and who’s been promoted at the Time Inc. glossy? Where did Cosmopolitan find their new books editor-at-large from? Which creative directors got new gigs in Milan this week? Who is Swarovski’s new exec? Who

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  • Chic Report

    Paige Reddinger | March 23, 2015

    Julia Restoin Roitfeld’s ‘Pat The Bunny’ Curated Collection Hits Stores

    Julia Restoin Roitfeld has partnered with the popular children’s book Pat The Bunny published by Golden Books (the same publishers of Goodnight Moon) to celebrate the book’s 75th anniversary with a range of children’s clothing and accessories. The range includes collaborations with designers like Charlotte Olympia, Bonpoint, and aden +anais. Roitfeld, daughter of Carine Roitfeld and

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | March 20, 2015

    Emilio Pucci Appoints Massimo Giorgetti As Creative Director

    Emilio Pucci has already named a new creative director after Peter Dundas decamped for Roberto Cavalli. The brand has tapped Massimo Giorgetti to be their new creative director. Giorgetti will continue to design his own uber-popular label MSGM, which is known for its colorful prints and pops of color. Giorgetti will split his time between Pucci headquarters

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | March 20, 2015

    Chic Fête! The Guggenheim Young Collectors Party With David Yurman

    Last night, The Guggenheim and David Yurman hosted a swanky soirée for its young collectors, to benefit the acquisition of contemporary works to the museum. The chairs included Sarah Arison, Nell Diamond, and Alexandra Economou, with honorary co-chairs Evan Yurman and Ku-Ling Yurman. The Yurmans have been supporters of the event in the past and David Yurman and his wife Sybil Yurman, of course, both started their careers

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | March 20, 2015

    The Daily Media: 45 Moves To Discuss

    Mia Solkin, formerly market editor at V, has been named market editor at InStyle. Alexis Bryan Morgan, formerly executive fashion director at Lucky, has been named fashion director at Rent The Runway. Camille Perri, formerly assistant editor and books consultant at Esquire, has been named books editor at large at Cosmopolitan. Nicole Lapin, formerly anchor

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  • News

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 20, 2015

    Marc By Marc Jacobs May Be Discontinued

    Marc Jacobs will purportedly bid adieu to his street-chic, less expensive offshoot line, Marc by Marc Jacobs. Pourquoi? The designer will be folding the label into his eponymous main line, resulting in one line spanning the gamut of price points and variety of items. Having a singular line bearing Jacobs’ name would apparently mean a more cohesive,

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 20, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Anne V’s Big News, Sophia Webster Does Bridal

    Your mid-afternoon dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Anne V Announces Pregnancy The model unveiled the big news via social media, of course Designer Sophia Webster Steps Into Bridal Your something new (or blue) just got a cheeky touch Are Real People The

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  • News

    Eddie Roche | March 20, 2015

    A Very Specific Fashion Crime Hits Madison Avenue

    The Madison Avenue Men’s Wearhouse has been the victim of a string of robberies totaling approximately $14,000 and the robber has a very specific mission: he only steals Joseph Abboud product and leave all other brands alone. The brand-loyal criminal has broken into the store on three separate instances, twice

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 20, 2015

    Dear Daily: Trina Turk’s Cuban Adventure

    Trina Turk recently journeyed to Cuba and gave us her take on the trip, from ogling architecture to hitting the Tropicana Club to drinking Hemingway-approved daiquiris. Prepare for some wanderlust!  “My husband Jonathan Skow (aka Mr. Turk) and I are architectural hobbyists, so we jumped at the chance to join a cultural exchange/architectural tour to Cuba organized

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  • Chic Report

    The Daily Front Row | March 20, 2015

    Manolo Blahnik And Falke Pair Up On A Socks Line

    Manolo Blahnik is further chicifying our pieds: the iconic shoe designer is collaborating with Germany-based Falke on his own collection of socks. Expect a trio of coed styles in the limited-run, special edition line, and punchy colors and textures in the mix. The chic socks will run you $37 (£25), and are available exclusively at BecauseLondon.com, the

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  • Editor picks

    Dena Silver | March 20, 2015

    Flower Power

    WHAT: Magaschoni Printed Zip-Up WHY: Spring officially kicks off today, so why not drop Mother Nature a few subtle hints that we’re ready for warmer temps? And there’s no chicer way to do that than with Magaschoni’s update on the classic bomber jacket. Featuring a round neckline and a delightful smattering of colorful blossoms on a navy

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  • Chic Report

    Alexandra Ilyashov | March 20, 2015

    Cher Heads To Brazil For amfAR’s Inspiration Gala

    Attention, Cher superfans! The icon is headed down to São Paulo for the fifth annual amfAR Inspiration Gala in the Brazilian metropolis, taking place on April 10. Cher will receive the amfAR Award of Inspiration at the soiree. More chic deets? Kylie Minogue is performing, and Jean Paul Gaultier and Felipe Diniz will be honored at the gala, which is being presented

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  • Models

    Eddie Roche | March 19, 2015

    IMG Models Signs Amber Valletta

    Supermodel Amber Valletta has joined IMG Models for worldwide management and representation, The Daily Front Row has learned. Models.com lists her most recent agency as DNA Models in the U.S. and Women Management Paris in France. Considered an icon in the modeling world, Valletta’s first major shoot was posing for Italian Vogue, followed by a Calvin

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | March 19, 2015

    Peter Dundas Appointed Creative Director At Roberto Cavalli

    Peter Dundas has been tapped to be the new creative director at Roberto Cavalli. The former creative director at Emilio Pucci is returning to the house where he worked from 2002 to 2005 under Roberto Cavalli and his wife Eva Cavalli as their chief designer. Prior to being the creative director at Pucci for the

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  • Chic Report

    Peter Davis | March 19, 2015

    The Daily Davis: The Den’s Debut Brings Out The Social Set And Songbird Sasha Lazard

    Last night, a swell of socials crowded into The Den, a new lounge in the WestHouse Hotel on West 55th Street. Pop-opera chanteuse Sasha Lazard performed songs in a multitude of languages, from English to Italian to Russian. The bash was hosted by Gillian Hearst-Shaw, Jack Yeaton, Dee Dee Sides, Sarika Rastogi, and Town & Country‘s Micaela English (bedecked

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  • News

    Proenza Schouler’s New Video, Inspired By ‘Taxi Cab Confessions’
    Paige Reddinger | March 19, 2015

    Proenza Schouler’s New Video, Inspired By ‘Taxi Cab Confessions’

    Proenza Schouler has released a new video inspired by the Emmy-winning HBO documentary series Taxi Cab Confessions and HBO’s equally salacious late-night show Real Sex. Just admit it…you’ve seen both. The video, entitled Legs Are Not Doors, features a star studded cast of actresses and models wearing Proenza Schouler, including Chloe Sevigny, Liv Tyler, Binx

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  • News

    Eddie Roche | March 19, 2015

    Madonna Tells D&G To “Think Before You Speak”

    Madonna has finally weighed in on the Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana controversy, writing on Instagram last night: “All babies contain a soul however they come to this earth and their families. There is nothing synthetic about a soul!! So how can we dismiss IVF and surrogacy? Every soul comes to us to teach us

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  • News

    Dena Silver | March 19, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Alexis Bryan Morgan’s New Gig, Gucci Gets Techy With Will.i.am

    Your dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Alexis Bryan Morgan Lands Job At Rent The Runway The former executive fashion director at Lucky reportedly started as RTR’s fashion director three weeks ago Will.i.am Unveils A Wearable Tech Collaboration With Gucci He revealed the sleek watch

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