This year's Bridgehampton Benefit, The Children Matter, featured appearances by special guests rock legend Gene Simmons of KISS, "Country Crush" singer Sophie Simmons, and "America's Got Talent" finalist Sal Valentinetti. The MATTER and the Starkey Hearing Foundation charity event was held at Southampton Arts Center.
Jessica Seinfeld, Founder & President of GOOD+ Foundation, Alison Loehnis, President of Net-a-Porter and MR PORTER, Jerry Seinfeld, Adam Lippes, Anna Chlumsky, Athena Calderone, Brooke Shields and Chris Henchy, Charlotte Groeneveld, Daphne Oz, Elettra Wiedemann, Gucci Westman, Hannah Bronfman and Brendan Fallis, Howard and Beth Stern, Jason Wu, Jennifer Fisher, Joseph Altuzarra, Kate Foley and Max Osterweis, Melissa Joan Hart, Molly Sims, Rachel Zoe and Rodger Berman, Stacey Bendet Eisner, and Ulla Johnson were among attendees at a Hamptons Summer Dinner, co-hosted by Net-a-Porter and GOOD+ Foundation.
Jill, an original member of The Real Housewives of New York City and co-author, (with sister, Lisa Wexler and mom, Gloria Kamen) of Secrets of a Jewish Mother, was now mothering all her friends - showering us with new beauty, health and fashion products at the hottest goodie bag grab in the Hamptons.
Year after year, whether it's the threat of rain or the line to enter, all is made beautiful when we walk through the entrance to the annual Watermill Center Summer Benefit & Auction and become part of the overwhelmingly stunning tableau that envelopes us. It's the vision of founder Robert Wilson, who greeted every single one of the 1,200 guests, often with an embrace.
Princess Yasmin Aga Khan welcomed supporters to a Summer Cocktail Party at Anne and Jay McInerney's Water Mill home, in anticipation of the upcoming Alzheimer's Association Rita Hayworth Gala on October 24, at Cipriani 42nd Street. Gala Co-Chairs Karen Kornfeld, Robin Meltzer and Daryl Simon co-hosted the soiree, which brought out the Hamptons Old Guard as well as the New. The Princess has helped raise $72 million with the Rita Hayworth Alzheimer's Galas, in New York, Palm Beach and Chicago, that she founded 34 years ago in honor of her mother, felled by Alzheimer's.
Jane Lauder and Jonathan Adler hosted a luncheon to celebrate the launch of the new Clinique + Jonathan Adler Limited-Edition collection at Jonathan’s Shelter Island home.
Bravo's "Summer House" stars Lauren and Ashley Wirkus and editor/writer Peter Davis headed to Ruschmeyer's in Montauk on Saturday for a STRONG by Zumba class with Master Trainer Ai Lee Syarief.
LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton celebrated the 90th birth year of Founder Jack Lenor Larsen during its annual fundraiser, "Boom! The Cosmic LongHouse Benefit." This year's soiree commemorated Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation Curator, Alexandra Munroe and Chinese “explosion event” artist Cai Guo-Qiang.
The allure of the Hampton Designer Showhouse interiors at the Gala Preview Cocktail Party, presented by "Traditional Home" magazine to benefit the Southampton Hospital, was so strong, that given the choice between drinks and hors d'oeuvres or touring the rooms, the houses were full. Not to worry. Our glass of wine was waiting for us when we rejoined the large party on the lawn.
Rand Luxury hosted an exclusive private brunch with Aston Martin at an estate in Bridgehampton. Attendees, which included Summer House's Stephen McGee, Kyle Cooke, and Cark Radke, enjoyed activations, delicious bites, signature Patrón cocktails, and more.