Chic Report

  • Eddie Roche | April 28, 2015

    And The New Victoria’s Secret Angels Are….

    Victoria’s Secret has a history of making models household names and major mint, but it’s that day when you officially become an angel that really puts a girl over the edge. Today the names of the latest girls to follow in the  wingsteps of Lily Aldridge, Stephanie Seymour, and Gisele Bundchen was announced by the brand.

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  • Peter Davis | April 28, 2015

    The Daily Davis: The Whitney’s Party Princesses

    The brand spanking new Whitney Museum on Gansevoort Street has dominated the social scene for days, topping off art star dinners and private tours with a blowout opening party hosted by Max Mara on Friday night. Renzo Piano‘s $422-million dollar, ship-shaped, tiered building was bustling with New York beauties, including everyone from Sarah Jessica Parker

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  • Peter Davis | April 28, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Kristopher Haigh Launches K1 Hats

    Handsome Kristopher Haigh likes baseball caps so much that he’s launched K1, a line of minimal, modern haute-cool hats that are all made in Brooklyn. K1′s e-commerce site launched yesterday and guys are clicking ‘buy’ as we speak. To get the 411 on K1, I spoke to Kris. Congratulations on K1! I have wanted to do

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  • Eddie Roche | April 27, 2015

    How Prabal Gurung Is Helping With Relief Efforts In Nepal

    Prabal Gurung set up a relief fund over the weekend to raise funds for his native Nepal, which was hit by a devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake on Saturday. Over $225,000 in donations have been raised for the Shikshya Foundation Nepal’s relief fund, with a goal of $500,000. “I’m from Nepal originally and still have many friends

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  • Peter Davis | April 27, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Party Report! Mad Men At Boom, DJ Mad Marj, Waris + Johan Do Williamsburg

    This weekend, I caught total Saturday night fever and hit three big parties in one night. First up: Louis Vuitton’s Lesley Thompson‘s private soirée for her husband, who turned the big 5-0 at the Boom Boom Room. “Mad Men” was the theme, and everyone dressed the part (big, beautiful hair for the girls, trim suits and

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  • Eddie Roche | April 27, 2015

    OMNIA Nightclub Debuts In Vegas, Courting The Fashion Tribe

    Need an excuse to head to Vegas for a weekend? May we suggest a trip to OMNIA Nightclub, which officially opened its doors at Caesars Palace on Friday night; it’s an instant Sin City game changer. The new club from Hakkasan Group welcomed guests such as P. Diddy, Gordon Ramsey, Sarah Hyland, and Teen Wolf cast members

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  • Eddie Roche | April 24, 2015

    What’s Bringing Naomi Campbell And Calvin Harris Together For A Night?

    This weekend Naomi Campbell is adding DJ to her many list of talents: She’ll be taking over the turntables for the opening of OMNIA Nightclub at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas tonight. The club is courting the fashion crowd by partnering with W for the kickoff bash, which will also include a set by Grammy winner

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 24, 2015

    The DVF Awards: An Inspirational Eve At The U.N.

    Last night, Diane von Furstenberg and Tina Brown hosted the 6th annual DVF Awards at the U.N., with a pretty stellar cast of presenters on hand: Naomi Campbell, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Dakota Fanning, and Maggie Gyllenhaal. As for the winners? The Inspiration Award went to former congresswoman Gabby Gifford and the People’s Voice Award went to Jody Landers and Becky Straw of The Adventure Project, while a duo of International Awards

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  • Dena Silver | April 24, 2015

    A Jamaican Jaunt Avec Nicole Miller And Trop Rouge’s Christina Caradona

    Chicsters craving a respite from New York’s so-called spring temps found themselves at Miss Lily’s 7A in Alphabet City last night. The reason? Celebrating Nicole Miller‘s Spring 2015 ad campaign, staring Christina Caradona, the blogger behind Trop Rogue. The images and video to accompany the collection were totally tropical, this was quite a fitting setting for a celebratory dinner. Despite

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  • Dena Silver | April 24, 2015

    A Look At How Everything But Water Is Celebrating 30 Year In The Biz

    Everything But Water has been celebrating the humble swimsuit for 30 years. They’re toasting three decades with a ton of super chic collaborations and some cross country events. This past Friday, April 24, those in the need of a swimsuit stat were able to chat and shop with creative director Sabra Krock and Araks designer Araks Yeramyan at the Everything

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  • Eddie Roche | April 24, 2015

    Hamish Bowles Master Class Avec Catherine Martin

    Recently, Swarovski hosted a Tribeca Film Festival talk with costume designer Catherine Martin, whose screen credits include The Great Gatsby, Moulin Rouge, and Australia. There’s also those four Oscars on her shelf (making her the most awarded Australian in Oscar history) and marriage to director and longtime collaborator Baz Luhrmann. Hamish Bowles spoke with Martin,

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 23, 2015

    Max Mara Creates The Whitney Bag With The Renzo Piano Building Workshop

    The latest in a string of parties celebrating the new Whitney Museum? Max Mara released their new Whitney Bag in collaboration with The Renzo Piano Building Workshop last eve. “The bag is a result of a dream,” said Max Mara creative director Ian Griffiths. “We decided that we wanted to become involved in sponsoring the

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  • Dena Silver | April 23, 2015

    Milly’s Michelle Smith On Bargain Shopping, Capri, And Her Kohl’s Collab

    Sudden springtime downpours didn’t stop the chic set from descending upon last night’s soirees last night in New York. But the most transportive of those parties was surely Kohl’s Milly for DesigNation launch. Held at the Mondrian Soho, the room had a definite Capri vibe going on, from the abundance of colorful frocks to the towers

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  • Zachary Weiss | April 23, 2015

    ‘Maggie’ Premieres In Tribeca: Schwarzenegger, Selfies, And Disco Tunes

    It’s probably a pretty good party when even the celebs in attendance are snapping selfies. That’s exactly what Arnold Schwarzenegger did last night avec Tribeca Film Festival honcho Robert DeNiro at The Cinema Society’s premiere of Maggie. The film stars Schwarzenegger, along with TV starlet Joely Richardson, whose latest stab at film appears to have been a huge success. The celebration

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | April 23, 2015

    CR Fashion Book’s Cheeky Take On Mini Bags

    Accessories fanatics, listen up! Our pals at CR Fashion Book exclusively shared a chic new story from their site with us, and it packs a lot of punch in some (very!) tiny proportions. The glossy’s associate fashion editor, Constance Feral, styled the shoot, where an expressive Jing Wen models the petite rouge wonders from the likes of Prada, Louis Vuitton,

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  • Peter Davis | April 23, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Meet Cleanse Queen Jamie Graber

    Summer is all about skin and a healthy, tasty juice cleanse slims down the bod and gives you that always-in-style glow. I’ve guzzled down a few cleanses but my favorite one is from Gingersnap’s Organic, which has an outpost on West 10th Street. For five days I did the cleanse which includes juice and real

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  • The Daily Front Row | April 22, 2015

    Report: Kate Moss To Sell Homemade Jam At Glastonbury Festival

    Back in 2010, we first heard the news that Kate Moss was going to add jam maker to her resume. Now, the rumors appear to be non-fiction…if you believe the Mirror. The British tab is reporting that Mrs. Hince will be selling her homemade jam at the Glastonbury Festival this summer, with profits donated to

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  • Dena Silver | April 22, 2015

    An Evening Of Influence At The Time 100 Gala

    Most soirees in New York are dotted with influencers: those people who shape our culture and set the tone for trends in art, fashion, music, politics, film, and beyond. But last night’s Time 100 Gala was absolutely teeming with influential folks. There were 100 of these notable names, to be exact, which ran the gamut from

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  • Peter Davis | April 22, 2015

    The Daily Davis: Party Report! Bulgari At The Ballet, Newlywed Dani Stahl In Bali

    The Youth America Grand Prix performance and dinner glittered with major ballet star wattage and head-spinning Bulgari jewelry. (YAGP is the largest international dance network and student ballet scholarship audition organization.) Teen Vogue‘s Amy Astley, donning Proenza Schouler avec Bulgari, was the gala chair. “I used to dance, but I wasn’t very good,” Amy told me. “I love the

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  • Eddie Roche | April 22, 2015

    It’s On! Donatella Versace Disputes Giorgio Armani’s Comments

    Don’t mess with the Versace family! Donatella Versace is defending her brother Gianni’s legacy after Giorgio Armani told The Sunday Times Magazine that the late designer once told him: ‘I dress sluts. You dress church ladies.’ His sister has issued a statement, saying: “I find it extremely rude and tasteless that Mr Armani has once again put

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