Monday, May 16, 2011

Fashion News & Events and Celebrity Photos

Last week was quite busy ...
  • H&M announced their sales in April were up 21% compared to last year
  • LA Fashion Designers hosted a show on Thursday to honor soldiers who've helped Israel, Japan and Haiti
    Attendees included Actor Benicio Del Toro, Legendary TV host Larry King, actress Fran Drescher, supermodel Kathy Ireland, Alexis Bellino "Real Housewives of Orange County," Recording Artists Won-G and Dalit, Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF), Top LA designers including Dina Bar-el, Gypsy 05, Lloyd Klein, Natalia Romano, Tal Sheyn Pure by Raw 7, Biya/Johnny Was, Sledge USA, Treasure Rock Next Level, and Sovage; event emcees actress Shirly Brener and former Miss Israel Ilana Shoshan; 2010 Miss Israel, and 2011 Miss Israel runner-up, Jared Kusnitz ("Prom" movie), Julianna Rose ("Prom" movie), Jordan Monaghan "(True Jackson VP")
  • The Cannes Film Festival went into full swing with Red Carpet walks, parties, and of course the screenings & awards.
The team at Calvin Klein sent me info & celebrity photos:

The IFP (Independent Filmmakers Project), Calvin Klein Collection and euphoria Calvin Klein honored Uma Thurman, Rosario Dawson, Jessica Chastain, Emily Browning, Clémence Poésy, Jane Campion, Julia Leigh, Jessica Brentnall and Liza Johnson last evening for their work in independent film at the 64th Cannes Film Festival.

The event, celebrating notable female directors, actresses, and producers, was hosted by Joana Vicente, Executive Director of IFP, and Francisco Costa, Women’s Creative Director of Calvin Klein Collection. Guests in Calvin Klein Collection, included: Ms. Thurman, Ms. Dawson, Ms. Chastain, Ms. Browning, Ms. Poésy, Lara Stone, Natalia Vodianova, Vanessa Hudgens, Vahina Giocante, Aimee Mullins, DJ Mia Moretti, Ms. Vicente, Owen Wilson and Calvin Klein, Inc.’s President & CEO, Tom Murry.