• News

    Zachary Weiss | May 14, 2015

    Savile Row Crosses The Pond

    A small crowd of well-heeled gents descended upon the British Embassy in Washington, D.C. last night to celebrate the “Savile Row Bespoke and America” exhibit, as well as a partnership with Bentley Motors on a series of luxury outerwear. Notables blogger folk like Sartorialist’s Scott Schuman and A Continuous Lean’s Michael Williams dined with Ambassador Sir Peter Westmacott and a contingent

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    Alexandra Ilyashov | May 13, 2015

    W Toasts Stefano Tonchi’s Art Issue And The Unveiling Of Ian Schrager’s New York EDITION Hotel

    Last night, Stefano Tonchi and Ian Schrager toasted W‘s beloved annual Art Issue as well as the hotly-anticipated opening of the New York EDITION, and the resulting crowd was dizzyingly star-packed, predominantly from the art and fashion orbits. “We’re celebrating Ian and his return to New York, of course! He invented the idea of a hotel as an entertainment center.

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    Eddie Roche | May 13, 2015

    The Cannes Film Festival Kicks Off with Sienna, Julianne, and Karlie

    And we’re off! The Cannes Film Festival officially kicked off with a photo call earlier in the day, with judges Sienna Miller and Jake Gyllenhaal getting their first moment (of many to come) in front of photogs. Sienna, who we’ll be watching closely all week, wore a fitted taupe dress by Balenciaga from their Fall

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    Dena Silver | May 13, 2015

    Bloomingdale’s Is The First NYC Retailer To Carry Sarah Jessica Parker’s SJP Collection

    As far as NYC icons go, the yellow cab and the Empire State Building rank pretty high. But among a certain set of New Yorkers, Bloomingdale’s and Sex and the City are much more important icons. That chic group will be ecstatic to learn that Sarah Jessica Parker‘s line of kicks, SJP Collection, will now be available to

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  • Chic Report

    Zachary Weiss | May 13, 2015

    George Clooney And Omega’s Texas-Sized Dinner

    “I can’t wait to meet these heroes,” George Clooney said, pointing toward astronauts James Lovell and Thomas Stafford. “And I hear they can drink pretty well, too.” Clooney, along with Omega, brought out nearly 300 jetsetters to Houston, Texas last night where the watch megabrand had taken over the city. Pourquoi? To celebrate the 45th anniversary

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    Paige Reddinger | May 13, 2015

    Mr. Brainwash Collaborates With Sunglass Hut

    Mr. Brainwash, a.k.a. Thierry Guetta a.k.a. MBW, the street artist and filmmaker who made a name for himself in Banksy‘s 2010 acclaimed documentary Exit Through The Gift Shop, has teamed up with Sunglass Hut for their Sunglass Artist Series. The series produces collaborations annually in limited additions. The latest Mr. Brainwash collab will be limited

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    Dena Silver | May 13, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Christy Turlington Designs Denim, Abbey Lee On Bidding Adieu To Modeling

    Your midday dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Christy Turlington Burns Unveils A Maternity Denim Line With Citizens Of Humanity Launching on Shopbop, sales from this collection will benefit her charity Every Mother Counts Mad Max: Fury Road Star Abbey Lee Talks Leaving Modeling

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    Eddie Roche | May 13, 2015

    To Discuss: Rob Pruitt’s $925 Steel Folding Chair

    Artist Rob Pruitt, who opened an exhibition over the weekend at the Brant Foundation Art Study Center, is getting into the furniture biz again. He’s created a limited edition (there are only 100!) vinyl-wrapped graffiti folding chair produced with ExhibitionA.com that’s going for $925.  The chairs were conceived after Pruitt’s graffitied plywood tabletops in his solo

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    Dena Silver | May 12, 2015

    Dior Resort 2016

    By choosing show Dior’s Resort collection at Le Palais Bulles, Raf Simons gave the fash pack something to talk about off the bat. The futuristic estate in the South of France was created for Pierre Cardin in 1989 by architect Antti Lovag; the iconic terracotta castle is artfully interspersed with plexiglass bubbles. That was a fitting backdrop for this widely

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    Alexandra Ilyashov | May 12, 2015

    Anna Wintour, Vanessa Friedman, And Saks’ Marc Metrick Headed To Parsons Benefit

    At the Parsons Fashion Benefit next Tuesday, Anna Wintour will present to Marc Jacobs and Saks Fifth Avenue president Marc Metrick will present to LVMH, the school announced today. Additionally, The New York Times’ fashion director and resident critic Vanessa Friedman will give a keynote speech at the event, which will take place at the Javits Center’s River Pavilion. Last year, Jason Wu and Hugo Boss took top

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    Dena Silver | May 12, 2015

    ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ Is Headed To The Great White Way

    While the actual Anna Wintour might be dipping her toes into the comedy scene (well, kind of), Miranda Priestly has her eye on Broadway. That’s right, Lauren Weisberger‘s 2003 novel, The Devil Wears Prada, which was based on her travails within the hallowed halls of Vogue is being adapted into a musical with producer Kevin McCollum at the helm. This of course

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    The Daily Front Row | May 12, 2015

    Fashion and Broadway Meet Up For A Night

    The Broadway and fashion world rubbed elbows last night to celebrate Darren Criss and his return to the boards in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, which he’s killing it in, through July 19th. Christian Louboutin (who Criss frequently wears) and Bergdorf Goodman hosted a party at The Jane Hotel in the Jane Ballroom, which was fitting as Hedwig

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    Dena Silver | May 12, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: No. 21 Attracts An Unexpected Investor, Louboutin Heads Back To Court

    Your midday dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits… Italian Label No. 21 Sells Minority Stake To Manufacturing Company Gilmar Resulting in expanded product offering and growth in the retail sector Louboutin Back In Court He’s protecting his signature red soles in the

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    Paige Reddinger | May 12, 2015

    Farfetch Acquires Browns

    Farfetch, the online shopping platform that aggregates merchandise from various independent boutiques around the globe, has bought Browns, the 45-year-old iconic London luxury retailer. The multi-brand retailer was founded in 1970 by Joan Burstein and her late husband Sidney Burstein; the company is now run by their son Simon, who is the CEO. His sister

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  • Chic Report

    The Daily Front Row | May 12, 2015

    Six Celeb-Approved Shady Picks for Summer!

      Sunglasses are now a year round thing for most people, but if you’re looking for a new pair or two before Summer officially starts (hello, Sunday, June 21st!) we’ve found six styles currently available to consider. Check out these specs decisions made by Emily Blunt,  Gigi Hadid, Emma Roberts, Anna Kendrick, Ryan Gosling and Beyoncé. Remember those tried-and-true

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    The Daily | May 11, 2015

    The Rodarte Sisters Are Making Their First Movie

    While the Olsen twins ditched their Hollywood careers long ago to create their fashion empire (though we’re still hoping for cameos in the upcoming Fuller House), the sisterly design duo behind Rodarte are doing just the opposite: Kate and Laura Mulleavy are hitting the big-screen with their first film, Woodshock, which they’ll be directing and writing. As for their

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  • Media

    Alexandra Ilyashov | May 11, 2015

    Emilia Clarke Covers Harper’s Bazaar

    Game Of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke does cover duty on the June/July issue of Harper’s Bazaar, donning a pretty fabulous scarlet Alexander McQueen number, shot by Norman Jean Roy against a gorgeous blue-skied backdrop, sparring and looking quite fierce. Inside the issue, Clarke chats with Bazaar‘s Laura Brown about seriously fangirl-ing over an encounter with GoT fans Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum, and also discusses her penchant for

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    Dena Silver | May 11, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: Proenza Schouler’s Potential Sale, Tory Burch’s Athleisure Offshoot

    Your midday dose of chic intel has arrived. Read on for The Daily Front Row‘s roster of must-read tidbits…  Has Proenza Schouler Attracted A Suitor? Private equity firm Castanea Partners is said to be in talks with the label Tory Burch’s Athleisure Offshoot Likely Coming To Flatiron Tory Sport is rumored to be

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    Peter Davis | May 11, 2015

    The Daily Davis: GLAAD Celebs Hit Up Pretty Ugly

    After the 26th annual GLAAD Awards last night, the black tie/sequined celeb crowd hit Pretty Ugly, Drew Elliot and Erich Conrad‘s wildly popular weekly dance party at Diamond Horseshoe in the Paramount Hotel. Kelly Ripa (who won the GLAAD Excellence in Media Award) and Mark Consuelos held court in a booth with Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper,

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  • Media

    Dena Silver | May 11, 2015

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

    Chicsters, it’s time for a mini Daily Media recap! Which longtime Vogue staffer who announced her departure last week (though she’ll still be a contributing ed at the publication)? Which Teen Vogue member left the glossy to join Into The Gloss and Glossier? What changes took place on the digital side at The Wall Street Journal? Who’s the

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