Last night, Michael Bloomberg, Chelsea Clinton, Hillary Clinton, and Annette de la Renta hosted The Woman I Wanted To Be book launch party to celebrate Diane von Furstenberg's new memoir. The event, which took place at Mayor Mike Bloomberg's foundation, featured blown-up images from the book, as well as a parody Newsweek cover featuring Michael Bloomberg in DVF's famous wrap dress, recalling the design legend's own cover from 1976. Click through for more photos
Hollywood and NYC came together last night to celebrate Oscar-winning director, Alfonso Cuarón, at the Museum of Modern Art's Film Benefit Gala. With his best friend, fellow filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, and son, Jonás Cuarón, by his side, Cuarón joined guests including Poppy Delevingne, Joan Smalls, and Katie Holmes in helping to raise $1.1 million dollars for the museum's film department. Click through for an inside look at the star-studded event!
On Friday, November 14th, the Young Friends of REACT to FILM are hosting a warehouse party in Brooklyn. Coming from the worlds of fashion, art, film, media, music and technology, they are the crowd that people want to work with, learn from, and of course, party with. The event will have murals by street artist BOY KONG, food from the incredible kitchen of Fitzcarraldo, spirits courtesy of Casa Dragones, music from some of the top DJs in the city, and get this - the attire is sneakers-only! No need to run around frantically searching for the perfect pair of kicks before the big event, we've got you covered with the top 10 designer sneakers that you just have to debut at this hot event. Click through to see our high-fashion picks!
Last night, Glamour Magazine honored the 2014 Women of the Year: Lupita Nyong’o, Sarah Burton, Chelsea Clinton, Laverne Cox, Mindy Kaling, Samantha Power, Robin Roberts, Natalia Vodianova, Sylvia Earle, and The Bravest Girls in the World. The gala took place at Carnegie Hall in New York City and included a performance by Haim as well as words from each honoree and celebrity presenters. The inspiring event left us with many words of wisdom, so we've rounded up some of the best quotes from the evening. Click through our slideshow and try not to cry.
Eating gluten-free can have its challenges – especially during Thanksgiving and the holidays when you’re away from home and attending parties. If you or someone in your family has celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, the holidays can be especially stressful. But does that mean you should ditch the festivities? Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist Joseph A. Murray, M.D. and author of the new book, Mayo Clinic Going Gluten-Free, available everywhere November 11, advises otherwise! Everyone should go out and celebrate the holiday with friends and families, but keep these basic tips and advance preparation strategies in mind.
The Ballroom Marfa Benefit Gala took place at Prince George Ballroom last night with guests including Rainer Judd, Naomi Campbell, Texas-bred Luke Wilson, Dustin Yellin, Martha Stewart, and more. The event, which celebrated the 11th anniversary of the contemporary arts space, stayed true to the spirit of Marfa, Texas. Ballroom Marfa was led by Ballroom cofounders Fairfax Dorn and Virginia Lebermann, and executive director Susan Sutton. For more from the event, be sure to check out our slideshow.
Looking for something new to get into this week? Don’t miss the RESCUE Pop Up Shop taking over the LES (Lower East Side). RESCUE is introducing their new skincare line & inviting the community to celebrate with an influencer Meet-Up mixer hosted by Amy Marietta (Viviere Bella), daily VIP lounge, cups of Intelligentsia coffee, community cult movie nights, drinks to lubricate the party, and the ability for attendees to “RESCUE a Friend” by sending skincare products via UberRUSH for free, to their friends anywhere in the city.
Celebrities often change their hair because they have to fit a certain character for a movie role or are going through a breakup. We noticed that some of the best transformations as of late display a tendency for shorter hair and pigmented colors. Whether drastic or subtle, these celebrities took the plunge and changed their hair for the better.
Instead of the usual puffer coat on those in-between days, try sporting a chic, streamlined cape. It's an easy way to add texture and shape; If the cape is structured, make sure to wear something fitted underneath to give the impression of a slimmer silhouette. Don't be afraid to play with patterns and experiment with configuration—it's all in the fun of dressing.
Last night the non-profit organization Project Perpetual hosted a dinner and auction to raise funds to bring life-saving vaccinations to children globally who don't have access to them. It was an elegant affair, with an eclectic crowd making their way to the chic Four Seasons Restaurant. Inside the restaurant were a half dozen Birkin bags all donated to be auctioned off for the charity, as well as a one-of-a-kind Jeff Koons sculpture which the artist created just for the cause. The sculpture was inspired by Picasso's La Soupe painting, but also featured Koons' famous Gazing Ball as well as three Birkin bags owned by Diane von Furstenberg, Clara Kuo, and Project Perpetual founder Svetlana Kuzmicheva-Uspenskaya. Click through for an inside look of this art auction turned fashion extravaganza.