Giving Through Luxe Living

by CHRISTOPHER CONFESSORE · December 4, 2008

[Tracy Stern, Anisha Lakhani, Mina-Jacqueline Au. Photo by Amber de Vos/PMc]

Last night, Tracy Stern, Anisha Lakhani, Gillian Hearst and Mina-Jacqueline Au hosted their second annual LUXE CAUSE, an evening of shopping, holiday music and laughter with a serious purpose: helping out those less fortunate by raising funds for 3 charities: In a Perfect World Foundation, The Red Cross, & Charity:Water. Guests could buy items from Tracy's own lifestyle tea collection as well as signed copies of her book "Tea Party"; products from Darphin Skincare; exotic handbags & clutches from Celeste Miller; Manuela Testolini's home fragrance line, Altru; signed copies of Anisha's book "Schooled"; and other luxurious items from Bon-Luxe.com!

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Guests included Emma Snowdon-Jones, Maggie Rizer, Melissa Berkelhammer,Emily Brill, Traci Copeland, Alex McCord and Simon van Kempen, Lisa Silverberg, Anna Rabovski, Lynette Lovelace, Susan Shin, Celeste Miller, Sunny Jin, Nancy Ross, Melissa Floss, Marianne Mancusi, Monica Liriano, Jane Friman, Marina Rabovski, Meg Young, Rayna Greenberg, Julie Dim, and Liz Maverick.

Monica Liriano, Mina-Jacqueline Au, Marina Rabovski, Anna Rabovski, Jane Friman, Sunny Jin

Marianne Mancusi, Liz Maverick, Melissa Floss, Mina-Jacqueline Au

Celeste Miller, Nancy Ross

Emily Brill, Melissa Berkelhammer,Mina-Jacqueline Au