STYLE STARS: Talk about good attendance. The Hollywood Reporter’s second annual 25 Most Powerful Stylist luncheon, sponsored by Jimmy Choo and held Wednesday at Soho House West Hollywood, drew 23 of the 25 stylists — more than most awards shows get from the nominee pool. Cristina Ehrlich (#10) even flew in from New York for the day. “It’s nice to be recognized,” said Karla Welch (#5 with partner Kemal Harris). “Especially when you see your clients more than your husband or child.” Some stylists brought their clients, including Jeanne Yang (#11) and Katie Holmes, Leslie Fremar (#2) and Charlize Theron, Jessica Paster (#17) and Ellie Kemper, George Kotsiopoulos (#23) and Alice Eve, and Petra Flannery (#3) and Zoe Saldana. “They are the unsung heroes,” said Kemper. THR’s Merle Ginsberg, who co-edited the list with Carol McColgin, said, “Fashion used to be centered in New York and Europe, but now often it’s this group of stylists and their clients who are driving trends.” The comment prompted Theron to jokingly chime in, “Well, we get paid very well. You are sending a check, right?”

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