On Monday, September 27, Gramercy Park Hotel hosted the next installment of The Rose Bar Sessions, a series of intimate exclusive performances for a hand picked crowd, featuring a live performance by music legend Liza Minnelli. VIP guests including Mary Louise Parker along with her new boyfriend Charlie Mars, Sandra Bernhard, Tony Danza and Alan Cumming were on-hand as Minnelli performed tracks off of her new album, Confessions, which debuted on September 21. Minnelli joins a rock star roster of performers at The Rose Bar Sessions who’ve included Axl Rose, Rufus Wainwright, Dave Navarro and Slash, to name a few, at New York’s iconic Gramercy Park Hotel. Photo Credit: Seth Browarnik/WorldRedEye.com
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger was spotted sipping a refreshing O.N.E. Coconut Water at an event celebrating his daughter Katherine’s first book, Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets to Loving Your Inner and Outer Beauty at Fred Segel in Santa Monica, California. Also, spotted in Cali were Law & Order’s newest cast members Terrence Howard, Megan Boone, Regina Hall, Alfred Molina, Corey Stoll, Skeet Ulrich and Danielle Pannabaker as well as creator Dick Wolf who came out to celebrate the premiere of NBC’s new Law & Order: Los Angeles (LOLA). Guests were hanging poolside at Drai’s Hollywood, sipping speciality LOLA cocktails, and some partygoers had their “Mug Shot” taken which was then placed on coffee mugs as party favors at last night’s Law & Order: Los Angeles premiere party. Law & Order: Los Angeles airs Wednesdays at 10PM on NBC. Photo Credit Paul Drinkwater/NBC Photo
Blonde bombshells took Dallas by storm on Tuesday afternoon. Wrapping up a four-city tour celebrating the launch of Victoria’s Secret Beauty’s BOMBSHELL fragrance, supermodels Candice Swanepoel and Erin Heatherton treated shoppers at the Northpark Mall to a day of autographs, iconic pink stripes, music and more. (David Kozlowski/Dallas Photoworks). Four supermodel hosts, Adriana Lima, Lily Aldridge, Candice Swanepoel and Erin Heatherton also celebrated the launch of Victoria’s Secret Beauty’s BOMBSHELL fragrance collection on Friday, September 24th at the Victoria’s Secret SoHo store in New York City. Friday’s event marked the third stop on a four-city media tour that also included Los Angeles and Miami.The supermodels posed with an oversized bombshell bottle which featured the brand’s iconic pink-on-pink stripes.
In celebration of the launch, customers were treated to BOMBSHELL t-shirts, indulged in makeovers with the VS Makeup Supermodel Artist Team, and participated in a BOMBSHELL “Cover Shoot” to see their face on the cover of the VS catalog. A famed photographer was on-hand to snap pictures of Victoria’s Secret Beauty fans as they experienced what it was like to be a BOMBSHELL and receive a keepsake photo. DJ Sky Nellor was spinning while guests celebrated Victoria’s Secret Beauty’s most iconic fragrance yet.
Josh Duhamel was snapped in the Superdry Brad Jacket while en-route to dinner with “Life As We Know It” co-star KATHERINE HEIGL in New York City. *credit, DListed.com
Trendsetters have been raving about anything and everything military-inspired, leather, and fur. Instead of splurging on a new fall wardrobe, achieve all three trends with one key item this fall. Gwyneth Paltrow, who was spotted wearing the R13 Canvas Shearling Parka exclusively sold at Blue&Cream, knows how to effortlessly pull off this three-in-one look. Featuring removable fur lining, this multi-use piece can be converted from utilitarian to luxe leather or fur as easy as 1-2-3. The R13 Canvas Shearling Parka can be found on BlueandCream.com for $2,300.00 To find more trendsetting tips and news from the Bowery, check out the Blue&Cream blog at: http://www.blueandcream.com/blog/. Shop for Fall must-haves at www.blueandcream.com or visit the Bowery store.
The UES Fall and Holiday 2010 collections also have great military-inspired kicks. From camo sneaks to combat boots with luxe fur, UES continues to redefine sexy within comfort with this “utility chic” look, making it easy to march right into fall! We loved the UES Park Boot for $275.00, the UES Barrow Sneaker for145.00, the UES Nise Sneaker for $235.00, the UES Varick Boot for $195.00 and the UES Perry Boot for $275.00 (to name a few).
On Friday, September 24, MTV Jersey Shore star JWOWW hosted a fist- pumping -filled evening at JET Nightclub at The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas! The sexy reality star “beat the beat” to house music on the dancefloor all night long with her new boyfriend Roger Mathews! An insider tells us, “aside from fist-pumping, house music and boozing, JWOWW dished the dirt on fellow cast mates, noting her continued dislike for former roomie Sammi “Sweetheart!” JWOWW’s Sin City getaway didn’t stop at JET, as the following night she was spotted partying at The Bank Nightclub at the Bellagio after a delicious dinner at STACK Restaurant at The Mirage!
Blair Underwood, star of the new NBC series “THE EVENT,” attended a special advance screening of the premiere episode, in his hometown of Petersburg, VA on Saturday, September 8. “THE EVENT” premieres tonight, Monday, September 20 at 9pm on NBC. *Photo credit: NBC Photo
Jamie-Lynn Sigler caught Wisping, with Colgate Wisp Plus Whitening, in a New York City pedi-cab, en route to the Nanette Lepore fashion show at Lincoln Center on Wednesday afternoon. * StarTraksPhoto.com
Kara DioGuardi and Alexandra Richards celebrated “Diane’s Day” on September 22, 2010 at DavidBartonGym Astor Place in New York City in honor of Ovarian Cancer. Kara DioGuardi spent time in the disco ball DJ booth with Alexandra, who spun tunes throughout the evening, indulged in SVEDKA cocktails and donned the Jules Smith “Diane’s Charms” bracelets to show her support. Other stars to show their support for “Diane’s Day” and DavidBartonGym’s fundraising initiative include Renee Zellwegger, who was spotted in Malibu donning Jules Smith’s “Diane’s Charms,” and “Lost” star Josh Holloway, who trained on “Diane’s Day” at the Astor Place location. DavidBartonGym launched a national training initiative to fight Ovarian Cancer and raise $100,000 for the month of September, in honor of the founder David Barton’s sister, Diane Barton. Benefitting the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund and The Clearity Foundation, Barton proclaimed September 22, 2010 as “Diane Day” at his gyms (New York, Miami, Chicago and Seattle) and offered $50 training to members and non-members alike, as well as reduced enrollment fee throughout the month to $100. All funds raised were donated to Ovarian Cancer research. *FREE photos attached, for your use — credit: StarTraksPhoto.com