Judy Collins sings "Over The Rainbow" to Michael Kors, Hahn-Bin rocks the Boom Boom Room, and Cate Blanchett checks out the Van Cleef & Arpels exhibition. Derek Lam had a dinner, Proenza Schouler had a party, and Blake Lively showed up at Marchesa in tangerine tassels. Things got out of hand the last night of Fashion Week!
Michael Kors 30th Anniversary
Where: The Carlyle Hotel
Who Was There: Karolina Kurkova, Michael Kors, Isabeli Fontana, Rene Russo, Judy Collins, Debra Messing, Emma Roberts, Angie Harmon, Chanel Iman, Cindi Leive, Anjelica Huston
Other Details: Michael Kors's show turned out the Hollywood contingent (Michael Douglas, Catherine Zeta Jones, Emma Roberts), the Broadway contingent (Bette Midler) and the socialite contingent (Aerin Lauder, Marjorie Gubelmann). After sending looks down the runway, he celebrated the 30th anniversary of his sportswear label with a party at the Carlyle where Judy Collins sang "Over the Rainbow" to guests.
Gala To Celebrate SET IN STYLE: THE JEWELRY OF VAN CLEEF & ARPELS Exhibition
Who Was There: Chelsea Clinton, Cate Blanchett, Vera Wang, Piper Perabo, Blake Lively, Nicholas Bos, Carolyn Murphy, Jason Wu, Lizzie Tisch, Jonathan Tisch
Other Details: Despite rumors of their impending break-up, Chelsea Clinton and Mark Mezvinsky looked happy as ever at the Gala. The exhibition showcases 300 of Van Cleef & Arpels' most creations, from Wallis Simpson's zip-up necklace, to designs made for Jackie Onassis, Elizabeth Taylor and Grace Kelly. [Via]
Derek Lam/Last Magazine Indochine dinner
Other Details: Reviews on this party, sponsored by Kanon vodka, were mixed. @amyodell said, "The party at indochine has to be the worst managed of #nyfw. But i guess it's great if u like music from 2004 and "tee shirts." Rumor has it they were playing INXS. Some people like that. @carolhan Tweeted: "Most fun dance-off ever with @bryanboy at indochine. And that's all folks." [Via]
PROENZA SCHOULER Fall 2011 Fashion Show - After Party with BELVEDERE
Who Was There: Chloe Sevigny, Terry Richardson, Tara Subkof, Lazaro Hernandez, Jen Brill
JEREMY SCOTT AFTER SHOW PARTY [More photos HERE]
Who Was There: Misshapes, Jeremy Scott, Susanne Bartsch, Sophie Lamar, Leigh Lezark, Bryan Boy, Kelly Osbourne
Other Details: Twitter went nuts over last night's party at Le Bain, calling the fete "Insane," and stating that Kelly Osbourne was dancing her face off. To take a look pics from the show go HERE. Photos of the party can be seen HERE.
ADAM KIMMEL & CARHARTT Celebrate The 2011 Collection With HANK III
Who Was There: Leelee Sobieski, Adam Kimmel, Hank Williams III, Nur Khan
MARCHESA Fall 2011 After-Show Dinner
Who Was There: Eve, Meredith Ostrom, Harvey Weinstein, Georgina Chapman, Tinsley Mortimer, Sky Nellor, Blake Lively, Rachel Roy, Kelly Osbourne, Kyle McLachlan
Other Details: All eyes were on Blake Lively at the Marchesa bash. Her dress, decorated in orange tassels, is by the designer. [Via]
1stdibs, NYDC and Elle Decor celebrate the opening of1stdibs@NYDC
Who Was There: Chuck Scarborough, Ellen Scarborough, Juan Montoya, Fern Mallis, Michael Boodro, Jim Druckman
Other Details: Elle Decor and friends celebrated 1stdibs, a new 33,000 square foot space on the 10th floor of the New York Design Center. Guests took a look around and enjoyed the complimentary wine. [Via]
Gilt Man Dinner Party to Celebrate NEW YORK FASHION WEEK
Who Was There: Euan Rellie, David Neville, Susan Lyne, Douglas Hand, Jared Flint, Sean Avery, Gay Talese, Tyler Thoreson, Andy Cohen, Catherine Keener, Jonathan Auerbach
Other Details: Euan Rellie, Sean Avery, Tyler Thoreson and John Auerbach threw this fete at the newly re-opened Wisconsinite haven Fedora.
The PALEY CENTER NEW YORK GALA in honor of FRANK A. BENNACK JR.
Who Was There: Frank A. Bennack Jr, Barbara Walters, Martha Stewart, Pat Mitchell
Other Details: The Paley Center honored their own last night, with an event celebrating Frank A. Bennack, Jr., Vice Chairman & CEO, Hearst Corporation, on his 20th Anniversary as Chairman of The Paley Center for Media. [Via]
V MAGAZINE hosts a Special Performance by HAHN-BIN
Who Was There: Hahn-Bin, James Kaliardos, Kristina O'Neill, Derek Blasberg, Nicole Fritton, Stephen Gan, Paul Rowland, Cecilia Dean, David Byrne
Other Details: It's amazing that after Stephen Gan and Cecilia Dean threw such an epic party for VMan at the Mondrian the night before, they could pull off this event. But they did! Classical violinist Hahn Bin performed at the Boom Boom Room for a rapt crowd. [Via]
Saturday, May 25
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.