Last Night's Parties: Vogue Celebrates The Gap, Phillipe Blond Celebrates Another Year And More!

by Christina Makoyawo · August 24, 2011

    Last night was all about wining and fine dining as well as rooftop partying. From the Phillipe Blond's birthday extravaganza, the annual L.E.S Cirque pop-up restaurant to the City Sip L'ete Noir cocktail to our own Pop-up party at Tiny's, we've got you covered on all the activities of last night.

    Vogue Celebrates The Gap 1969 Experience

    Where: Gap 513 Broadway

    Who Was There: Emily Weiss, Chris Gayton, Olivia Doyne, Anne Vincent, Yale Breslin,Hannah Bronfman, Asher Roth, Phillip Bloch, Laney Crowell, Natalie Torresy, DaKnow, Aaron Preston, Emil Horowitz, Vicky Kim

    Other Details: Yale Breslin and Emily Weiss helped bring in the celebration for Vogue and The Gap's 1969 collection.


    Phillipe Blond's Birthday Celebration!

    Where: Le Bain

    Who Was There: Phillipe Blond, Mauricio Padilha, Dianne Brill, Roger Padilha, Susanne Bartsch, David Blonde, Anna Evans, Randy Jones, Dianne Brill, Anita Sarko, Christina Via, Abi Pierce, Jerry Lopez

    Other Details: Phillipe Blond celebrated his birthday at the "On The Top" rooftop at Le Bain. Guests enjoyed a custom-crepe stand, Phillipe jumped out of a large birthday day cake as the grand entrance, Susanne Bartsch dancing on the bar and  Talk about a large blow out! [via]

    The Feast: L.E.S Cirque Press Preview & Dinner

    Where: Hotel On Rivington

    Who Was There: Famed chef Craig Hopson, Nick Mautone

    Other Details: The annual pop-up restaurant courtesy of  Guerilla Culinary Brigade and L.E.S. Cirque went down last night. Sponsored by Grey Goose, the Feast is a casual, downtown interpretation of the famed Le Cirque restaurant. Guests filled their palettes with tasty meals from famed chef Craig Hopson who crafted each four-course meal based on a nightly ingredient of Lobster, Watermelon, Sweet Corn or Heirloom Tomatoes. Guests also filled their glasses with Grey Goose infused specialty cocktails courtesy of mixologist Nick Mautone.

    Be sure to take a look at more photos HERE and HERE.

    William & Catherine: A Royal Romance Private Screening

    Where: Crosby Street Hotel

    Who Was There: Alice St. Clair, Dan Amboyer, Jean Smart, Leslie Harcourt, Katzie Guy-Hamilton, Paul Morrissey, Charles Herzfeld, Linda Yellen, Dan Amboyer

    Other Details: The private screening for "William & Catherine: A Royal Romance" is of course based off of the beginnings of the love affair between the Royal couple William and Kate.

    City Sip L'ete Noir Cocktail Party

    Where: Ward III

    Other Details: Wouldn't you enjoy a chic noir-inspired tasting at Tribeca's Ward III? Guests enjoyed drinks created by Ward III's Michael Neff and CitySip's own Joshua Nortman.

    Be sure to take a look at more photos HERE.


    Guest of Guest Pop-Up Party at Tiny's

    Where: Tiny's and the Bar Upstairs

    Other Details: We took to Tiny's and the Bar Upstairs for a good 'ole after-work bash for this week's pop-up. Guests enjoyed the ambiance with old exposed brick walls, dim lighting and antique-looking furniture while sipping on cocktails and beer.

    Be sure to take a look at more photos HERE.


    FADER Magazine's Fader75 Fall Fashion Party

    Where: Hotel Chantelle

    Who Was There: The Rapture

    Other Details: Sponsored by Budweiser, the event was to celebrate the oncoming Fall season and the magazine's 75th issue. Music and fashion collided for the night as guests and NY's trendy scenesters partied to DJ sets by The Rapture and Main Attrakionz.

    The Outsiders Insiders Party

    Where: STK Rooftop

    Who Was There: Ashley Palma, Humberto Leon

    Other Details: Blackbook Mag presented complimentary signature cocktails by Grey Goose: Fresh Berry Lemonade, Grey Goose L’Orange Summer Tea, and the fiery STK Green Intensity . Guests also dined on hors d'oeuvres by executive chef: Humberto Leon and pastry chef Ashley Palma.