The Friday Party Report

amfAR kicked off Fashion Week with a gala at Cipriani last night, where the long list of attendees included Donna Karan, Mary J. Blige (left), Anna Wintour, Calvin Klein, Rachel Zoe, Julia Restoin Roitfeld, Liza Minnelli, Candy Pratts Price, Robbie Myers, Jessica Stam, Lily Donaldson, Kenneth Cole, Stefano Tonchi, John Demsey, Stacy Bendet, Andrew Saffir and Daniel Benedict, Lisa Dennison, Terence Koh, Vito Schnabel, Noemi Lenoire, Harry Belafonte, Mary Alice Stephenson, Jennifer Creel, Natasha Richardson, Stanley Tucci, Taylor Momsen, Maggie Rizer, Doutzen Kroes, Robert Verdi, Mario Cantone, Eliza Dushku, Kipton Cronkite, Derek Blasberg, and Howard and Cindy Rachofsky. [PMc, Wireimage, WWD, NYO]

The Friday Party Report

Andrew Saffir's Cinema Society and Salvatore Ferragamo hosted a screening for Gwyneth Paltrow, Joaquin Phoenix, and Vinessa Shaw's latest film, Two Lovers on Wednesday night, which was followed by an after party at the Cooper Square Hotel. Attendees included the film's director James Gray, Rachel Zoe, Tinsley Mortimer, Clive Owen, John Leguizamo, Amy Sacco, Candy Pratts Price, Kirsten Dunst, Michael Stipe, Moby, Helena Christensen, Eva Amurri, Olivia Palermo and Johannes Huebl, Byrdie Bell, Stuart Parr and Allison Sarofim, Bettina Zilkha, Helen Lee Schifter, Valesca Guerrand-Hermes, Beth Ostrosky, Daniel Benedict, Casey Affleck, Taylor Momsen, Chris Benz, Josh Bernstein, Natalia Vodianova, Maggie Rizer, Irina Pantaeva, Lorenzo Martone, Hilary Duff, Jackie Astier, Lydia Fenet, Phylicia Rashad, Chiara and Massimo Ferragamo, along with Gwyneth's brother Jake and mom Blythe Danner. [PMc, Wireimage, FWD,]


• The Daily celebrated the start of Fashion Week with a dinner at La Goulue last night. Guests included Robbie Myers, Gilles Bensimon, Catherine Malandrino. Vivienne Tam, Fern Mallis, Peter Som, Dennis Basso, Liya Kebede, Linda Fargo, George Gurley, Vivica Fox, Coco Rocha, Andrew Saffir and Daniel Benedict, Paul Wilmot, Carlos Souza, Sylvester and Gillian Miniter, Lydia Fenet, Waris Ahluwalia, Glenn O'Brien, Eugenia Gonzalez, Michael Bastian, Elise Overland, Bettina Zilkha, Carlos Miele, Christian Leone, Italo Zucchelli, Jim Gold, and Phoebe Gubelmann. [FWD, NYO]