Primates of Park Avenue: Charmed Women, Sad Lives, Semi-Fiction

I just finished Primates of Park Avenue, a “memoir” by Wednesday Martin, published a couple of years ago.  Written in a  satirical manner, the book criticizes the lives of Upper East Side women, particularly mothers, from a “transplant” perspective –… Continue Reading

‘Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s’: Opening Soon

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s is a film about one of the most luxurious department stores in the United States and features interviews with designers like Vera Wang, Diane von Furstenberg as well as celebrities.  It is the film companion… Continue Reading

New York Fashion Week – Starts Today!

DelectablyChic! will, once again, be covering some of New York Fashion Week’s shows, which start today.  Look for write-ups and reviews of collections from BCBG MaxAzria, Tory Burch, Nanette Lepore and more.  We will attempt to review at least one… Continue Reading

Nicholas K: All About the Flow!

Though the unofficial start of fall has just begun (and not even started calendar-wise), the thought of spring and summer has already gone through the minds of the fashion world.  The opening show of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York… Continue Reading

‘Glamazons’ Dominate Herve Leger

Cynthia Cheng Mintz The theme for Herve Leger by Max Azria’s Fall/Winter 2011 line was “The Glamazon” according to pre-show interviews.  Not straying too much from past collections of uber-tight dresses, Fall/Winter 2011 consisted of a great deal of bling… Continue Reading

Joe Fresh Opening in NY?

I can’t believe I didn’t find out until today, but affordable Canadian, fashion brand,  Joe Fresh apparently signed a lease for a stand-alone store in New York at 510 Fifth Avenue (Fifth and 43rd area).  The New York store will… Continue Reading