PRESENTING STARS: The Fashion Group International Night of Stars gala on Oct. 27 — themed “The Luminaries” — will feature a few high-voltage names as presenters. Oscar de la Renta will be on hand to give the night’s Superstar award to Saks Fifth Avenue’s Stephen I. Sadove and Ron Frasch; Jessica Biel will present the Star award to Giambattista Valli, and Cathy Horyn will do the same for Raf Simons. Isabella Rossellini will give François Nars the Star trophy in the beauty category, while Cindy Allen will do the honors for Arthur Gensler in architecture. David LaChapelle will be on hand to present Daphne Guinness with her Fashion Provocateur nod. Sally Singer will present Andrew Rosen with the Corporate Leadership Award, and David Lauren will give Lauren Bush, his wife, the night’s Humanitarian Award. Kate Betts, meanwhile, will present Wanda Ferragamo with the Board of Directors Legend Award. Simon Doonan will once again serve as host of the evening at Cipriani 55 Wall Street.
October 20, 2011