• News

    Kristen Heinzinger | August 14, 2015

    Refinery29’s New Social Media Collective

    More and more, brands are choosing social media influencers as partners, but now it appears that the trend is infiltrating digital publishing, too. Refinery29 just launched Here and Now, a talent collective of major personalities from YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, etc., according to a release from Business Wire. Each member of the group has their own following and reputation,

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | August 14, 2015

    Exclusive! A First Look at Gents’ Sexy Fall Campaign

    Gents has launched their first campaign since 2013, starring Wilhelmina model Jake Mast and Max Bosworth and with up and coming photog Brent Weber behind the camera. The cap line, founded by former Calvin Klein publicist Josh Reed, is currently expanding for fall in department stores such as Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue and is featured in this month’s Esquire feature, A Great

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  • Hamptons

    Sydney Sadick | August 14, 2015

    Beautique 411! With Jenny Oz LeRoy

    If you’re a Hamptons reg, you know that Beautique has become the haute-spot this summer. Giving us the low-down on her new role at the chic-space, we chatted with Jenny Oz LeRoy in the pages of the Daily Summer. What’s your role at Beautique? I am a consultant for the brand and operation. I consult on everything

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  • News

    Kristen Heinzinger | August 14, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: RiRi Joins The Voice, Domenico Dolce Says He’s Sorry

    Your daily dose of chic intel has arrived! Read on for our roster of must-read tidbits…. Rihanna Is Joining “The Voice”  Bad Girl RiRi will be “bossing around” the coaches for the show’s ninth season. D&G Designer Has Done Some “Soul Searching” Domenico Dolce apologizes for the comments he made about IVF children earlier this year: “I don’t know everything about

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  • Hamptons

    Paige Reddinger | August 14, 2015

    Match Made In Heaven With Paige Novick

    Luxury perfumer Kilian Hennessy and fine jewelry designer Paige Novick have teamed up to create a special collaboration of scented jewelry, By Kilian x Paige Novick, which is already selling out at Bergdorf Goodman. Novick dishes about everything from the bullet-inspired design to their long friendship, which began with a chance encounter the first day

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  • News

    Kristen Heinzinger | August 14, 2015

    Moda Operandi Adds to Its Marketing, Communication Team

    This year, Moda Operandi has made some big announcements, including the addition of new designers, categories, and customer experiences, a $130 million Series E Funding close, and a full redesign of the website, which was unveiled in April. Today, the online luxury retailer has another announcement: It’s expanding its marketing and communication team. Evelyn Kim will join as senior vice president

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  • Hamptons

    Ashley Baker | August 14, 2015

    Baume & Mercier and The Daily Summer Toast Lisa Salzer and Marlon Taylor-Wiles

    The engagement of Lisa Salzer, Lulu Frost designer and all-around fashion impresario, and Marlon Taylor-Wiles, a dancer, choreographer, and fellow designer, was cause for celebration. So on Saturday night, The Daily Summer and Baume & Mercier did so in style with an intimate dinner at c/o The Maidstone in East Hampton. Salzer and Taylor-Wiles brought out

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  • Media

    Kristen Heinzinger | August 13, 2015

    Lucky Breaks: Where Did the Glossy’s Staff Go?

    Lucky staffers were dealt a rough hand when the mag shut down its print ops, and it had been a game of masthead musical chairs even before then. So, where did all the staffers go? Luckily, almost all of them have found new homes, and we’ve tracked them down for you. Here, in no particular

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  • Media

    Kristen Heinzinger | August 13, 2015

    Martha Nelson Named Yahoo’s Global EIC

    Accomplished editor, brand innovator, and media veteran Martha Nelson joins Yahoo as global editor in chief, effective August 17th. Nelson—who was the founding editor of InStyle and was largely responsible for growing People and People.com into a globally recognized brand—will help continue to expand Yahoo’s digital magazines, which launched in January. Most recently, Nelson was the first female editor-in-chief of Time Inc., where she

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  • Chic Report

    Eddie Roche | August 13, 2015

    People StyleWatch Becomes a Cool Kid

    We have our paws on the September issue of the new and improved People StyleWatch and there are some significant and welcome changes under the new direction of editor Lisa Arbetter, who took the helm in March. Last night, Arbetter, editorial director Ariel Foxman, and Olivia Palermo with Revolve hosted a bash to celebrate their “total” makeover at The High

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  • Hamptons

    The Daily Front Row | August 13, 2015

    Milly Playlist: Haute, Haute Heat!

    In our latest issue of The Daily Summer, Milly’s Michele Smith broke down her personal edit of 2015’s best summer songs, below. 1. “Cool for the Summer,” Demi Lovato: In my opinion, catchiest tune of the whole summer, and it was just released in July. Go, Demi! 2. “This Summer’s Gonna Hurt Like a Mother

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  • News

    Sydney Sadick | August 13, 2015

    Ellen DeGeneres and Bergdorf Goodman Team Up

    A few months back, we were pumped to learn about the launch of Ellen DeGeneres’ ED by Ellen line, an American lifestyle brand inspired by her iconic style, values, and personality. Now, just three months after tapping into fashion, there’s more news for the talk show host’s brand. New York retailer Bergdorf Goodman has announced a collaboration

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  • News

    Sydney Sadick | August 13, 2015

    Reed Krakoff to Make a Comeback

    It’s been a shaky year for Reed Krakoff. The brand suspended its operations back in March and closed its Madison Avenue flagship on the Upper East Side. The designer also didn’t produce a fall/winter 2015 ready-to-wear collection, though he did create an accessories range for the season. But now—with a recently posted banner on its website homepage that states,

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  • Chic Report

    Sydney Sadick | August 13, 2015

    A Moment with … Adam Lippes

    Last eve, we caught up with Adam Lippes, the latest designer to collaborate with Target for a limited edition collection, at the duo’s picnic-style summer fête. The Rockefeller Center rooftop digs were decked out in plaid, which makes perfect sense considering the collection’s theme is “plaid takeover.” Attendees, who included Zanna Roberts Rassi, Something Navy’s Arielle Nachmani, Francisco Costa, and Mickey Boardman, sipped champagne and nibbled

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  • News

    Sydney Sadick | August 13, 2015

    The Daily Roundup: A New App To Transform Modeling Biz, Bib + Tuck To Shut Down

    Your daily dose of chic intel has arrived! Read on for our roster of must-read tidbits…. A New App To Transform the Modeling Industry Enter Swipecast, a new booking app founded by Peter Fitzpatrick, the owner of Silent Models NY, who is looking to revolutionize the fashion and modeling industry. Resale Site Bib + Tuck Is Shutting

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  • Hamptons

    Eddie Roche | August 13, 2015

    Remi Barbier’s French Guide To The Hamptons

    As the publicist for CR Fashion Book (and Carine Roitfeld intimate), Remi Barbier rubs shoulders with every major player in fashion. On the weekends, he heads to Southampton to spend time with his super-chic granny. How does this sexy francais spend his days? Answers, from the Daily Summer, below. Typical schedule: “You will not find

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  • News

    Paige Reddinger | August 12, 2015

    Erika Bearman to Consult for Oscar de la Renta

    Oscar de la Renta’s longtime publicist and Senior Vice President of Global Communications Erika Bearman will be stepping down from her role to act as a consultant for the company. Bearman has been at Oscar de la Renta since 2008. Alex Bolen, chief executive officer of Oscar de la Renta, told WWD that Bearman had approached him

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  • News

    Kristen Heinzinger | August 12, 2015

    Nasty Gal Girlboss Sophia Amoruso Joins Marie Claire

    Today, Marie Claire welcomed Nasty Gal founder and Executive Chairman Sophia Amoruso to its team of contributing editors (think: Christy Turlington Burns, Joyce Corrigan, etc.). The 31-year-old and best-selling author of #GIRLBOSS (Penguin Random House, 2014) will offer career advice and answer readers’ questions on a regular basis in the @work section. “Sophia is a smart, savvy entrepreneur and an

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    Kristen Heinzinger | August 12, 2015

    Aliza Licht To Exit DKNY

    DKNY PR Girl, the social media face of the fashion brand (and the Twitter account run by Aliza Licht, SVP of global communications), has officially disappeared, according to Mashable. But DKNY gave a few hints on Twitter. On August 3rd, they tweeted: “Dear Friends: I have a big announcement. For all personal of @leaveyourmarkXO book related

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    Kristen Heinzinger | August 12, 2015

    Glamour Launches 2016 Election Platform for Women Voters

    For the next 15 months, Glamour editors will be extra busy. The title just announced that it will be offering unbiased, bipartisan coverage of the 2016 presidential election via a new platform, The 51 Million, led by editors and political contributors. The name? It represents the 51 million women under 45 who will be eligible to vote next year, a record

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