All posts tagged "Wall Street"
Jay Godfrey’s Gift To Women
With a little nip here and a strategically placed seam there, designer Jay Godfrey is perfecting the art of dressing women in a feminine, flattering manner. Other reasons to love Godfrey: his tailoring obsession and fascination with Savile Row. BY DENA SILVER What’s your brand signature? A love for tailoring and an infatuation with Savile Row!
Josie Natori Throws A Pajama Party
These days, Josie Natori has got three offshoots under the umbrella of her eponymous label, Josie Natori ready-to-wear, Josie by Natori loungewear, home, and bedding, and N Natori, an exclusive collection for HSN Apparently, the powerhouse businesswoman (did you know she cut her teeth on Wall Street?), founder, and CEO of the Natori Company knows how
The 10 Things We Learned About Michael Kors From His Chat With Glenda Bailey
When we popped by the Hearst Tower on Tuesday for their latest Master Class, we thought we were interrupting an intimate coffee date between old friends. The occasion? A chat between Harper’s Bazaar’s Glenda Bailey and Michael Kors. The two have been close pals for years, and they touched upon every topic imaginable during the hour-long
G'Day New York! The Boy and Girl From Oz Get Honored
Fashion met Wall Street (no wolves around!) on Friday night when the fash set hit downtown Cipriani as the Australian Fashion Foundation was honored at the G'Day USA New York Gala, sponsored by The Woolmark Company. The Black Tie Gala honored AFF co-founder Malcolm Carfrae of Calvin Klein Inc. and Julie Anne Quay of VFiles, who have made a profound impact in welcoming our friends from Oz into the industry.
Look of The Daily: Margot Robbie in Armani PrivÃ©
Australian up-and-comer Margot Robbie gave us some Sharon Stone last night in Armani Prive in New York City. Sexy and you know it. You might not know her name quite yet, unless you were a Pan Am fan (RIP!). But that's about to change...
Tadashi Shoji Honored At The 16th Annual Collaborating For A Cure Gala
While the room may have been a sea of suits from Wall Street, last night one of our very own in the fashion industry was honored for his work with the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation at the 16th annual Collaborating for a Cure Gala at the Armory on Park Avenue. Tadashi Shoji was the night's honoree alongside Arthur Imperatore Sr., the President and COO of the N.Y. Waterway for his work in the fight against cancer.
Blue Specs And Hearty Laughs At The WWO Benefit Gala
Although the plight of the Worldwide Orphanâ€™s Benefit Gala is no laughing matter, the crowd was in stitches from cocktail hour to dessert, mostly due to the eveningâ€™s host, Seth Meyers. For the ninth annual event, two of WWO Orphan Ambassadors flocked to Ciprianiâ€™s Wall Street location to receive their honors. Diane von Furstenberg and Dr. Sophie Mengistu were applauded and awarded for their work with the world's orphaned children. According to Furstenberg, â€œIt is not just about raising money it is also important to raise awareness to people in need.â€
Zachary Weiss: A Fresh Face On The SCENE
You can spot him at any given fashion fÃªte most Friday and Saturday nights, but SCENEâ€™s new social editor Zachary Weiss doesnâ€™t even reside in New York City. In fact, he hasn't even graduated college yet, but that hasnâ€™t stopped him from breaking his way into both the editorial and public relations spheres, simultaneously. He may still be cramming for undergraduate exams at college, but he's already landing gigs his peers are still dreaming about.
Giorgio Armani's One Night Only Star Studded Affair
It was a one night stand for Giorgio Armani last night on the West Side at the Hudson River Park SuperPier. In a huge constructed venue that was 12 days in the making, the designer presented a runway show with models like Lindsey Wixson, Liya Kebede, Christina Kruse, and Frankie Rayder showing off the clothing to a slew of editors like Graydon Carter, Anna Wintour, Glenda Bailey, Stefano Tonchi, and Ann Fullenwider, to name a few.
Galaxy Gala: The Annual FGI Awards Celebrates 30 Years
Last night Fashion Group International celebrated its annual Night of Stars "Galaxy" awards at Cipriani's on Wall Street. Tout le monde turned out for the event to honor big names in the fashion, beauty, and interior design biz. Simon Doonan was back again this year to take over hosting duties and he didn't disappoint. In a "where were they then" monologue, Doonan dished out his own imaginary scenarios of the honorees past 30 years ago in honor of the anniversary placing the likes of Carine Roitfeld in the gutter of Montparnase doling out fashion critiques to Angela Missoni taking...
According To Elie Tahari, Forty Is The New Twenty
nother NYFW encore-worthy feature! In 1971, a wildly talented 20-year-old Israeli named Elie Tahari landed in New York City with a tenuous grasp of the English language and a sketchbook full of dreams. As Mayor Bloomberg proclaims September 4 â€œElie Tahari Day,â€ the humble industry cornerstone has plenty to celebrate!
Shot Of The Daily: Bette Midler and Michael Kors Get Green
Good chums Bette Midler and Michael Kors had a moment last night in the gardens of Gracie Mansion in Manhattan at the New York Restoration Project's 11th annual Spring Picnic. Both have had reason to celebrate lately, with Kors impressing Wall Street this week by beating earnings estimates on both the top and bottom lines, and Midler's Broadway show I'll Eat You Last