We’ve just come across the two most spectacular Facebook groups ever created. Like the Montagues and Capulets—only digital and not in iambic pentameter—the groups stand in such apparent opposition that they beg to be compared. On one side: “Fabian Basabe Is Fabulous.” On the other: “Kristian Laliberte is on my A-List.”
As promised, here follows Kristian Laliberte’s response to the recent claims made by writer-critic Ana Finel Honigman. (In short, Ms. Honigman told The Daily Transom that Mr. Laliberte heavily borrowed language from her yet-unpublished Tank Magazine article on FameTheory, an artist collective, to craft his press release for FameGame.com, a social ranking Read More
Last week, The Daily Transom posted an e-mail we received from party boi Kristian Laliberte. Meaning to promote a forthcoming Web site, called FameGame.com (à la SocialiteRank.com), he heralded its ability to assess “the tangible, actual, and measurable results of a person’s fame.” At the time, we remarked on the impressive, Read More
To be honest, party boi Kristian Laliberte has fallen off The Daily Transom’s radar recently. In fact, we were mere millimeters from forgetting about the guy altogether. And then he sent us something so darling, so mind-blowing, it would be a crime not to share.
It seems Mr. Laliberte, a publicist Read More
It’s been over a week since we heard from Unruly Heir publicity-sprite and party boy Kristian Laliberte!
So imagine our relief to find this interview, granted to the blog Guest of a Guest.
“He’s been called socialgay, fashion publicist, and the ‘attention starved social butterfly,’" the lead-up to this lengthy Q & A asserts. Read More
After Kristian Laliberte read Paul Johnson-Calderon’s recent claims in the Daily Transom, the Unruly Heir publicist called us today to add his own two-cents on the matter.
First, responding to Mr. Johnson-Calderon’s insistence that the pair’s reality TV show was canned because of his work at Vogue, Mr. Laliberte explained: “The reason Read More
Paul Johnson-Calderon, the social butterfly and assistant to Vogue contributing editor Lauren Davis, wants to set the record straight about his failed attempt to star in a reality TV show with publicist party-boy Kristian Laliberte. (“It’s going to be The Simple Life meets The Hills,” Mr. Laliberte reportedly said.)
“There’s no more Read More
Kristian Laliberte, the general gadabout and head of P.R. for the clothing label Unruly Heir, and Paul Johnson-Calderon, the assistant to Vogue contributing editor Lauren Davis, have had their share of negative publicity, most notably in their reported battle for the affections of Avenue columnist Peter Davis. But now they’re teaming up to try and Read More
Kristian Laliberte, the flamboyant events coordinator/men’s clothing buyer/stylist, is looking for new digs after a recent break-in at the apartment he’s renting on 96th and Second, in what he called “a not-very-nice section of the Upper East Side.”
Along with a Patek Philippe watch that had belonged to his grandfather, Mr. Read More
Kristian Laliberte: New York’s Rachel Zoe?
“I want to be New York’s answer to Rachel Zoe,” said stylist Kristian Laliberte, referring to the Los Angeles–based queen bee of celebrity stylists. Mr. Laliberte, 23, was chewing over his career ambitions, along with a steak frites, after a busy Saturday spent pulling outfits for clients at several Read More