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Channeling Chanel

| October 25, 2011 | Parties

THE PARTY A party celebrating the latest biography on Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel, hosted by her eponymous brand and style maven Liz Goldwyn THE PLAYERS Justine Picardie, Cameron Silver, Alice Eve, Shiva Rose, Jeremy Scott, Lydia Hearst, Rose Apodaca, Sasha Alexander, Minnie Mortimer, Abbie Cornish, Marisa Tomei, Ed Ruscha, Stephen Gaghan, Carolyn Murphy, Kendall Conrad, Gia Coppola, Jessica Joffe, Frankie Rayder, Jacqui Getty, Mary Alice Haney, Val Kilmer THE HIGHLIGHTS Fashion luminaries clutching Chanel bags crowded the screening room for a conversation with Picardie about her new tome, then headed to the rooftop patio for an informal dinner. Partygoers waiting for the opportune time to get their books signed took turns clamoring into the Chanel-stamped photo booth. By night’s end, a long line of PYTs—carrying stacks of the 400-page book—had formed around Picardie’s intimate dining table. Photos by Patrick McMullen


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