Chick Chic

Dating Naked: Bare Your Junk, Bare Your Soul

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 13:23

It’s finally happened. America’s young singles are so desperate to find love that we’re willing to try anything. We're willing to date naked. VH1 has capitalized on our plight with Dating Naked, which offers the lonely a chance to find love by stripping and going on blind dates. “It’s like, ... More »

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Lou Doillon Stars in the New Maje Campaign

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:46

"Day to night" is an overused fashion trope on a par with "uptown meets downtown" and "masculine/feminine," but when it comes to taking 24/7 fashion advice, we're all ears when Lou Doillon is doing the talking. For Maje's fall campaign, the Birkin offspring models looks for every hour of the ... More »

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11 Luxurious Beauty Tricks to Try This Weekend

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:40

Beauty is such a waste of time, people say. But is that always a bad thing, especially on weekends when you want to luxuriate in your beauty routine? Try a Mounds bar–smelling hair mask as you fast-forward and rewind Justin Theroux scenes from The Leftovers. Double up on skin-care products ... More »

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Devon Windsor Cops to Planning Her Street-Style Outfits

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:10

“I feel like I’ve been a chameleon the past few months," says the model Devon Windsor of the dizzying array of gigs that have taken her everywhere from the coast of Sardinia for a German Vogue shoot to the Canary Islands for a Pop editorial. Only a few years ago, ... More »

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13 Ways to Stay Cool in a Summer Vest

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:01

This week we saw bloggers around the world keeping cool in loose-fitting vests. There were a few modern takes on Annie Hall — like Jenn Su, who wore a lavender vest with leather shots and a fedora in Taipei — while others, like Silvia Sierra in Madrid, opted for wide trousers and a straw ... More »

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Wedding Drones: The Latest Nuptial Must-Have

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:28

Weddings — America's favorite excuse for ostentatious displays of the purchasable and the ridiculous — have a new thing to show off: It's the wedding drone. The wedding drone is a wild conversation piece, replacement photographer, and a controversial potential invasion of national aviation laws in one. A fantastic trend, all in ... More »

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Barneys Taps Yasmin Sewell for a Chic Capsule

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:15

Few people can put together an outfit with curb appeal better than London-based fashion consultant and street-style star Yasmin Sewell. So when Barneys was in search of a new collaborator, they had their work cut out for them. “We immediately thought of Yasmin because she has such a strong sense ... More »

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A New Line Promises Lingerie ‘That Doesn’t Suck’

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:14

Uncomfortable cups, poking underwire, itchy lace: The list of problems you can find with a bra goes on and on. A new lingerie line, Negative Underwear, seeks to solve those bra problems — and to make underwear that women actually feel comfortable in. “Bras don’t have to suck” is the ... More »

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Why Do We Treat PR Like a Pink Ghetto?

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:30

Like any journalist, I’m on the receiving end of a fair number of PR emails. Frankly, sometimes they suck; but I can admit that I’ve gotten some good ideas from publicists, too — there’s a range from annoying to on-point. One thing is pretty consistent, though: PR emails almost always come from ... More »

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eBay and LVMH Finally Settled Their Lawsuit

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:27

One of fashion's longest-running legal battles has come to an end. In 2008, LVMH sued the auctioneer for allegedly distributing counterfeit versions of its products. The court ruled that eBay was required to pay the luxury giant 5.7 million euros. (The decision was appealed in 2012.) Reuters reports that the ... More »

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No One Gets Blake Lively’s Jokes

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:14

Website entrepreneur Blake Lively spoke to Vogue at length about her upcoming lifestyle blog, Preserve. But truly, she was there to plug her particular version of esoteric comedy. Lively notes that hers is a humor so rare, developed, and honed, that it is nearly impossible for anyone to understand any ... More »

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Chloë Sevigny Went Shopping in Hawaiian Pajamas

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 08:55

Yesterday, Chloë Sevigny was spotted out and about in New York with her fiancé, Rene Navarrette, wearing a light-blue Hawaiian-print pajama set. She paired the beachy shirt and short combo with round sunglasses, an indecipherable expression, and a backpack, making for a casual yet committed summer field-trip vibe.  ... More »

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The Perfect Nude Palette for Under $10

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 08:10

There's nothing more satisfying than "hitting tin," as they say in internet parlance. Fully using up a beauty product is a perverse satisfaction and especially rare among eye palettes. But Maybelline's Nude Palette is one that will hit the spot 12 times. This iPhone-size eye palette contains varying shades of nude. While ... More »

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8 Ways to Wear a Straw Hat Like a Street-Style Star

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 07:30

A quick survey of street style from Pitti Uomo, menswear shows, and Couture reveals that this summer, the fashion crowd is embracing shady straw hats in a big way. Florence saw well-dressed men — like Munsoo Kwon, Sam Lambert, and Ouigi Theodore — effortlessly pulling off the trend, while in Florence, Margherita ... More »

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Beyoncé’s Clothes Get the Museum Treatment

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 07:25

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame just announced that it will display a selection of Beyoncé’s most iconic dresses from throughout her career. The curators say that seven outfits should demonstrate Beyoncé's maturation, answering the oft-asked question about how one gets from a white cotton tank-top and jorts ("Crazy in ... More »

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Mary Alice Stephenson: Chrissy Teigen Can't Wait Till Curvier Girls Are In Fashion Magazines -- And It's Not A Major News Story!

Huffington Post (Fashion) - Fri, 07/18/2014 - 06:50
Chrissy Teigen is so GLAM4GOOD! We love how she posts pictures of herself making ugly faces on Instagram and that she's always smiling and poking fun of herself in the best possible way. She's not just a supermodel, she's a role model.

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Prince George Has His First and Very Own Royal Impostor

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:16

Baby Prince George has gotten his very own impersonator, who is another baby in England, who doesn't look like him at all. This other tiny young thing was selected from a competition by a baby clothes company, despite a clear lack of resemblance. Both are pale little babies. Both are young. ... More »

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The Majestic Elaine Stritch Had No Use for Pants

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 15:35

Around 2007, the media went into a tailspin over the supposed epidemic of starlets wearing shirts without pants. Mary-Kate Olsen and Sienna Miller wore only opaque tights under their shirts, to the scolding of many. "Sienna Miller, did you look in the mirror before leaving the house?" nagged PopSugar. "What ... More »

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Tights Are Coming Soon to Men’s Legs Near You

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 15:14

Today, NBA player Russell Westbrook of Oklahoma Thunder released an exclusive collaboration with Barneys and Jordan, trading his love for Rick Owens drop-crotch pants in favor of a snugger fit — the collection includes tights (multicolored, animal printed, and $165 a pair). Although athletic tights are commonly styled under shorts, ... More »

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Is There a Not-Ugly Way to Grow Out a Skrillex Cut?

New York Magazine (The Cut) - Thu, 07/17/2014 - 15:08

A couple weeks ago, a sorta-stranger at a party had a question for me. She had some strange outcroppings of hair, and she wanted to know if I could get rid of them: Do you know how to cut hair? Something about me has prompted this question from many people, and ... More »

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