Spring Summer 2014 P...

Kim Kardashian, Lady Gaga, Dita Von Teese and Sparkling Light-As-Air Collections Distinguish the Spring Summer 2014 Paris Haute Couture A Few Thoughts and Lots of Pictures     * Kim Kardashian looked absolutely beautiful – and better than I’d ever seen her look – in...

Art of Elysium Gala ...

The Art of Elysium Gala Honors Ali Larter, Hayes MacArthur and “Visionary” Linda Perry Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Anna Kendrick Among A-Listers Present   For Linda Perry, visionary of The Art of Elysium‘s annual “Heaven” gala, sound provided the...

Hermes Beverly Hills...

Jessica Alba, Teresa Palmer, Jennifer Tilly, Balthazar Getty Among 600 Others at an Hermes Extravaganza     Hermes reopened its Beverly Hills boutique Sept. 3 with serious fanfare, beginning with trumpeters, French horn players and the brilliant Project Bandaloop players to rappel...

Fall Winter 2013 Hau...

Kristen Stewart, Naomi Campbell, Naomie Harris and Non-Stop Soirees Distinguished the Fall Winter 2013 Haute Couture Shows A few more thoughts and lots more pictures    Kristen Stewart, Jennifer Lawrence, Uma Thurman, Sharon Stone, Naomi Campbell, Naomie Harris and Rihanna were just a...

LA Dance Project Gal...

Reese Witherspoon, Rashida Jones and More Than 150 Others Join Benjamin Millepied and Natalie Portman at the Inaugural LA Dance Project Gala     As the near-full supermoon rose over the backyard of Sutton and Christian Stracke’s Bel-Air home June 20, dance supporters enjoyed...

MOCA Gala 2013

A “Yesssss!” to Marijuana and a Post-Postmodern Mix of Stars, Artists, More VIPs, Music and Party Themes at the MOCA Gala 2013   Rather than choose a single concept for MOCA’s Gala “Yesssss!” artist Rob Pruitt opted for what he called a “Po-Po-Mo” route to celebrate...