Last Night's Parties: Chanel Toasts Blake Lively, Josh Radnor Screens New Film

by Mara Siegler · March 3, 2011

The fashion elite toasted Blake Lively, Josh Radnor screened his movie "HappyThankYouMorePlease," John Mayer loved it up at Boom Boom Room, Mike Tyson talked pigeons, Kate Nash sang to arty types and more. Find out what happened last night.

CHANEL Intimate Dinner in Honor of Blake Lively

Where: La Grenouille

Who Was There: Hope Atherton, Justin Long, Bonnie Morrison, Andre Balazs, Hannah Bronfman, Kathryn Neale, Andrew Bevan, Waris Ahluwalia, Stella Schnabel, Anabelle Dexter Jones, Allison Sarofim, Tory Burch

Other Details: Blake Lively, who recently said she does not attend Chanel runway show because celebs going to fashions shows is "tacky," will come out if you throw a dinner in her honor. The brand held a classy sit down affair for their spokeswomen that attracted the fashion elite. She wore all Chanel and carried the Spring 2011 Bowling Bag in white caviar leather. [Via]


MaMalin Akerman, Josh Radnor, Pablo Schreiber, Zoe Kazan, Michael AlgieriWhere: Landmark Sunshine Cinema, Boom Boom Room

Who Was There: Josh Radnor, Malin Akerman, Zoe Kazan, Pablo Schreiber, Carey Mulligan, John Mayer, Adrian Grenier, Gabourey Sidibe, Ed Westwick, Tom Cavanagh, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Russell Simmons, Lily Rabe,  Vincent Piazza,  Jared Followill (Kings of Leon), Kelly Bensimon, Fern Mallis, Andrew Saffir

Other Details: The cast of Sundance Audience Award winning "HappyThankYouMorePlease," turned up at the Boom Boom Room to celebrate the screening. Ed Westwick turned up looking like the lost Village Person, wearing a leather biker hat and leather jacket. John Mayer and Ricky van Veen's man love is still going strong. The brofriends hung out all night working the room and chatting up Russell Simmons. [Via]

THE ART OF LOVE Art Auction and Cocktail Gala

Where: Milk Gallery

Who Was There: Gabriela Hersham, Carrie Shaltz, Roxana Yaghoubzadeh, Zach Hyman, Chef Michael Klug, Alexander Gilkes

Other Details: The cocktail gala and art auction celebrated the works of emerging artists, with all proceeds benefiting AFIKIM, an organization dedicated to assisting Israel's disadvantaged youth.



The Premiere TAKING ON TYSON [More photos HERE]

Where: Gansevoort Park South

Who Was There: Mike Tyson!!!!

Other Details: Mike Tyson. [Insert ear joke of your own]. Mike Tyson! [Insert face tattoo joke]. He has a show about pigeon racing. Really. Get the details HERE and don't forget to see more images HERE.




2011 Armory Show Benefit at MoMA [More photos HERE]

Where: MoMA

Who Was There:

Other Details: Crowds gathered near the stage of the Armory Show Benefit as Kate Nash sang. Tweeted: "Armory. Moma. Kate Nash live a wonderful blend of punk and preppy in a surrounding of serenity!" Be sure to take a look at more photos HERE.