Kim Bates' Birthday Takes Over The Gates

by ANTHONY NATOLI · August 19, 2009

Robert Lee Fowler III, Chrissy Ware, Amy Kalokerinos, Michael Pellman, Kim Bates, Thad ThomasGo HERE for more photos by LENNY EMERY, and TAG YOURSELF and YOUR FRIENDS!

The Gates was full of some New York's finest party people last night for trendsetter Kim Bates' private birthday bash.    The event, entitled "White Haute Mess" featured beats by DJ Mess Kid and required "white haute" attire from guests in keeping with the theme.  Among the invites were Stephanie Wei, Danny Shea, Kyle Hotchkiss-Carone, Nick Deitz, Kashmir Snowdon-Jones, guestofaguest's own insider socialites Scott Buccheit and Naeem Delbridge, Robert Fowler, designer Keith Lissner, Teddy Van Bueren and Roberto Monticello; all of whom came out to celebrate the birthday of one of New York's most fabulous fashion adepts.

Kashmir Snowden-Jones, Kim Bates

Kyle Hotchkiss-Carone, Stephanie Wei, Danny Shea

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Nick Dietz

Robert Fowler, Kim Bates