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BASH: Daniel Saynt on The Met Costume Gala BASH: Daniel Saynt on The Met Costume Gala

DISCLAIMER: I am not a nice person. When I don’t get invited to parties I get seriously pissed to the point where I begin to thoroughly bash those who did go. It’s a sickness, but …

Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect a Cocktail at the Bar Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect a Cocktail at the Bar

I’m often fond of saying that after a certain while, living in New York becomes like living on a Monopoly board: same players, same places, same scene—the only thing missing is the …

Staying Home With Andy Warhol Staying Home With Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol—no stranger to nightlife or society—once said, “I’m the type who’d be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places …

Sinners & Saynt: Fashion Indie is to …. Sinners & Saynt: Fashion Indie is to ….

We’re trying to figure out which magazines out there are most like Fashion Indie and vice versa.
Here’s my list…
We’re way too much into crotch shots and full frontal to be like NYLON.
We’re not as corporately/advertiser …

Sinners & Saynt: The Gates, The Se7en, and The Fashion Picnic Sinners & Saynt: The Gates, The Se7en, and The Fashion Picnic

I’ve been MIA lately, trying to make moves, and get Fashion Indie the status it truly deserves. Between meetings at ZINK Magazine, Mann Publications and with investors it’s been a serious amount of hustle (hustle, …

FEATURE BLOGGER: Buy Everything You Own|East and West-Forge A New Valuation of Luxury FEATURE BLOGGER: Buy Everything You Own|East and West-Forge A New Valuation of Luxury

What if you were stopped on the street and someone offered to buy everything you owned? What would they find? Would the items on your person truly represent who you are…your beliefs, political stance, goals, …

What Recession? Condé Nast Helps Us Forget. What Recession?  Condé Nast Helps Us Forget.

A friend of mine and I were having a conversation the other day about the economic situation (see, I’m not so vapid after all!).  I was making a point that here in …

You Get Into Events With A Little Help From Your Friends You Get Into Events With A Little Help From Your Friends

In New York, as in The Beatles’ song, you get by with a little help from your friends. So, when you find yourself not invited to any fun events, you reach out to those …

FUCK UPS: Hannah Montana FUCK UPS: Hannah Montana

Since the new Hannah Montana movie made $34 million at the box office, it’s safe to say that her fan base of sugar high, musty young girls and horny, greasy palmed, lurkin’n’lonely old men couldn’t …

The Curse Of The Polka Dot Pants The Curse Of The Polka Dot Pants

Let me start out by stating that I am not normally a superstitious person: I don’t throw salt over my shoulder when I spill some, I don’t think twice about walking under …

PETA Still Cock Blockin! PETA Still Cock Blockin!

We here at F.I. barely have any idea what fooseball is or whatever they call it, but when PETA starts actin’ a malnourished, grass eatin fool, we take notice! Everyone knows what …

Cane On A Train: Madea Strikes Back on the 6 Cane On A Train: Madea Strikes Back on the 6

While riding the train this week we came face to face with a real life Madea. This very angry black woman went ape shit on a girl who refused to give up her seat, beating …

SINNERS & SAYNT: Welcome to Heartbreak SINNERS & SAYNT: Welcome to Heartbreak

I’m at a complete loss for words today. I haven’t had much time to process what’s been going on over the past week and I guess a part of me just didn’t realize that a …

From Social Scandal to Existential Crisis, It’s All Part of A New York Week. From Social Scandal to Existential Crisis, It’s All Part of A New York Week.

Sometimes seemingly small incidents occur that really rattle your foundations and make you reevaluate your beliefs. My week began with some drama as I was embroiled in a bit of an internet mini-scandal involving …