The Paris Shows, A Preview of Stylista

Last night Jessica Stam hosted an impossibly chic soiree in Paris, which was attended by Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, Emma Watson, Leigh Lezark, Lauren Santo Domingo, Kate Bosworth, Lazaro Hernandez, Tinsley Mortimer, Alexander Wang, and Ryan McGinley. [stylefile]
Stylista has released a preview, and the most interesting details are: They've cast a fat girl for dramatic tension, and Anne Slowey, for all her Ice Queen imperiousness, can't walk in her four inch heels. Oh, and it looks like Joe Zee's going to be a big bitch to the contestants. [Jezebel]
What does the fashion world think of Sarah Palin's outfit choices? It's a chorus of "no comment," except for Simon Doonan, who offers some advice: "Nothing she wears will cause anyone to budge, so she might as well enjoy her clothes and go for a little flamboyance. I'm seeing a little Jackie Rogers, a little vintage Mackie." [WWD]

Sacha Baron Cohen's Bruno was second row at Stella McCartney show in Paris this morning; although he caused a commotion by yelling and jeering, we're guessing McCartney was in on the joke. [Elle UK]
At Sonia Rykiel's Paris show, the looks included a cheerleader-style dress with OBAMA emblazoned across the chest by guest designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte. [Daily Mail]
French Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld goes one better than her counterparts who get coveted new pieces straight from the runway: She wears stuff before it's even been shown. [Fashionologie]