On The Road to Vanity Fair Social Club

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Well, it’s officially Oscar season, and Modern Chic is headed to the Vanity Fair Social Club for four exciting days of great panels, Q&As, networking and social media leading up to the Oscars on Sunday. We will be sharing a behind the scenes look at everything  at VFSC. First up, let’s look at the amazing itinerary for this four day extravaganza.


And the Oscar Goes To: Award Prediction Panel
Presented by Chrysler
Moderator: Katey Rich, Hollywood Editor, VanityFair.com
Panelists: Dave Karger, Fandango; Franklin Leonard, CEO and Founder of The Blacklist; Bladimiar Norman, SVP Digital Marketing, Skydance Media; Anne Thompson, Indiewire; Krista Smith, Executive West Coast Editor, Vanity Fair

Just a Girl that Sings
Host: Katey Rich, Hollywood Editor, VanityFair.com
Guest: Asif Kapadia, Director, Amy

Nominated for Best Documentary Feature, Amy, the acclaimed film depicting the life of singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse, was the highest-grossing British documentary of all time. Other honors include Best European Documentary at the 2015 European Film Awards and Best Music Film at the 2016 Grammy Awards.

YouTube Sensation Tyler Oakley
In Conversation with Jeffrey Tousey, Social Media Editor,

Stella Artois Happy Hour


L’Oréal Paris Dry Hair Styling

(influencers and attendees can stop by the beauty room to make reservations). Each appointment will take approximately 30 minutes.

A shuttle service provided by @Chrysler will be available throughout the week.

Reservations are required-stop by the shuttle station in the parking garage to sign up for your ride, and post a selfie with #BackseatSelfie, #ChryslerVF, and #VFSC to redeem a prize in the Social Shop.

Don’t forget to get social at #VFSC’s Social Shop! See your credentials for the full list of items available. Please note: supplies are limited.


iFilm: A Conversation with the Director and Star of
Host: Krista Smith, Executive West Coast Editor, Vanity Fair
Guests: Sean S. Baker, and star, Mya Taylor

Tangerine, a groundbreaking film shot entirely on an iPhone, received four nominations for the Independent Spirits Awards, held the day before Oscars. The film’s distributor launched the first-ever campaign for a transgender actress.

Writing the Story of N.W.A.
Host: Krista Smith, Executive West Coast Editor, Vanity Fair
Guests: Andrea Berloff and Jonathan Herman, Nominees, Best Original Screenplay
Two out of four of the nominated writers for Straight Outta Compton, one of the most successful films of the year with over $150 million in domestic box office, discuss the bio-pic.

Performance by Emblem3

Stella Artois Happy Hour


YSL Beauté Touch-Up Studio
#VFSC is pleased to offer YSL Beauté Makeup consultation and Touch-ups with YSL Beauté makeup artist Dell Ashley.

Influencers and attendees can stop by the beauty room to book their touch-up. The experience will take approximately 20 minutes and is available by appointment only.


The Art of Costume Design
Host: Julie Miller, Senior Hollywood Writer, VanityFair.com
Guest: Sandy Powell, Costume Designer

Costume Designer Sandy Powell, is a 12-time Oscar nominee, 3-time winner, and Scorsese’s longtime collaborator. This year she is nominated for both Carol and Cinderella.

A World of Influences: Designing Makeup for Mad Max: Fury Road
Host: SunHee Grinnell, Beauty Editor, Vanity Fair
Guest: Lesley Vanderwalt, Makeup Artist

First-time nominee Lesley Vanderwalt has been Baz Luhrman’s collaborator on everything from Moulin Rouge to The Great Gatsby. With Fury Road, Vanderwalt and her team delivered what is considered one of the most towering, ambitious, complex achievements ever in film makeup.
Equal Means Equal
Host: Nell Scovell, Vanity Fair Contributor
Guest: Patricia Arquette, Actress

A discussion with Oscar-winner and equal rights advocate Patricia Arquette about the documentary, Equal Means Equal, and the issues it raises, including the gender pay gap, pregnancy discrimination, domestic violence, reproductive rights, and more.

Stella Artois Happy Hour


Viktor&Rolf Photo Experience
#VFSC is pleased to offer a Viktor&Rolf Photo Experience. Viktor&Rolf invites you to step into the world of Flowerbomb.

Photos can be printed or shared directly via social. Hand massages featuring the new @Viktor&Rolf #Flowerbomb hand cream will be available throughout the day.


A New Paradigm: The Power of the Social Influencer
Moderated by Louise Roe, TV Host, Author Front Roe
Panelists: Wendy Nguyen – Wendy’s LookBook, Andy Torres – Style Scrapbook, Marianna Hewitt – Life With Me, and Rocky Barnes – Rocky Barnes

About Face: Red Carpet Beauty
Host: SunHee Grinnell, Beauty Editor, Vanity Fair
Guest: L’Oréal Paris celebrity makeup artist Sir John Barnett

ROFL: Comedy Goes Viral
Moderated by Shira Lazar, What’s Trending
Panelists: YouTube stars Hannah Hart, Kingsley and Bart Baker

Stella Artois Happy Hour


L’Oréal Paris Butterfly Sculpt
L’Oréal Paris Celebrity Makeup Artist Sir John will be leading tight lining tutorials and makeup touch ups featuring the new L’Oréal Paris Butterfly Sculpt mascara.

The experience will take approximately 20 minutes and is available by appointment only.


Oscar Viewing Party
Hosted by YouTube stars Lauren Elizabeth & JennxPenn
By invitation only.

  • Latisha Strickland

    Great post. I feel so much more in the loop now.

  • Looks like you guys have a fun trip ahead!! Excited to hear how it goes!

  • Thanks for posting this up! I’m excited about the event and can’t wait to meet all the lovely ladies.

  • I didn’t know there was a movie shot entirely on an iPhone. That is really great. It makes me feel better about using my iPhone for the little videos I have on YouTube.

  • Fatima

    I didn’t even know this is existed! The Vanity Fair Social Club sounds awesome and that Itinerary sounds amazing!

  • Boxwood Avenue

    Going to be a blast! Super busy, but super fun!

  • Wow that is sooo awesome that you get to do all this!!! Tyler Oakley is hilarious! So jealous lol 😉 . Have a blast!!
    Danielle Greco | AccordingtoD.com

  • Tiffany Barrett

    So this line up is amazing! I lived “Amy” the panel with Kapadia will be awesome for sure. Perks to die for and I’m sure the swag bags will be lush! Have fun and thanks for sharing everything is such detail.

  • Christia Colquitt

    This will be so much fun. Enjoy it all!!

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