Emporio Armani celebrated the opening of their Madison Avenue store with a massive in-store concert featuring Skylar Grey, The Drums, and Ladyhawke plus a dj set by Mayer Hawthorne. We caught up with our spirit animal Anna Dello Russo and fashion friend, Ryan Lochte.
Remember back when editrix in chief Anna Wintour hosted that Barack Obama fundraiser at Sarah Jessica Parker’s house and sold tickets for 40 grand a pop? Well the queen of multi-tasking has decided to throw a couple more while she is abroad during London Fashion Week and Paris Fashion Week. The kicker is they’re still too expensive for us to go.
In the Algonquin Hotel’s annual Cat Fashion Show, Matilda the cat hosted many fine felines who pulled out their most ferocious attire out of their litter boxes to this intimate hotel suite event. Fabulous costumes were required for all attendants, no pussies allowed.
Manhattan based fashion parties are rarely your average affair, due in part to a heavy concentration of the country’s most prestigious event planning firms. We’ve gotten to know one of the most sought after — not to mention best looking (more on that later) — event planning companies in the business, PTL Events: Catering & Staffing. From their attractive staff to their surprisingly Christian foundation (PTL stands for “Praise the Lord”), we’ve got the inside scoop as to why Anna Wintour wouldn’t dream of throwing an event without them.