Backstage at Max Azria RTW Fall 2011

Backstage at Max Azria Fall 2011

Charlotte Willer, Maybelline New York’s global makeup artist, described the look as “chic simplicity.

Baby Phat by Kimora Lee Simmons/KLS Collection RTW Spring 2010

Baby Phat by Kimora Lee Simmons/KLS Collection RTW Spring 2010

Like so many designers of late, Kimora Lee Simmons took inspiration from the Seventies for her latest collection.

Backstage at Baby Phat by Kimora Lee Simmons/KLS Collection RTW Spring 2010

Disco-Era Peepers Backstage at Baby Phat

Go big or go home — a phrase that aptly summed up the hair and makeup at Baby Phat Tuesday night.

Jeff Gordon and Ingrid Vandebosch with their daughter Ella

Front Row at Baby Phat

Jeff Gordon, Ingrid Vandebosch, Ice-T, Amber Rose, Amanda Lepore and Kim Kardashian turned out for Baby Phat.

Baby Phat/KLS RTW Fall 2009

Baby Phat by Kimora Lee Simmons/KLS Collection RTW Fall 2009

Perhaps Simmons’ plan was to offer customers a little taste of many different trends. Both of her collections, shown in tandem, were all over the place.

Baby Phat RTW Fall 2009 Beauty

Kimora’s Ode to Michelle Obama

The new First Lady, Michelle Obama, provided inspiration for both the hair and makeup at Kimora Lee Simmons’ Baby Phat/KLS show Tuesday night.

Baby Phat/KLS by Kimora Lee Simmons RTW Spring 2009 Beauty

Cher Chic at Baby Phat

Call it Cher as muse: the Seventies sensation inspired makeup artist James Kaliardos and hairstylist Odile Gilbert. [VIDEO]

Baby Phat/KLS by Kimora Lee Simmons RTW Spring 2009

Baby Phat/KLS by Kimora Lee Simmons RTW Spring 2009

Perhaps owing to her jet-set lifestyle and a recent vacation to Africa, Simmons approached a Seventies theme from two angles.

Baby Phat/KLS by Kimora Lee Simmons, Fall 2008 New York

Baby Phat/KLS by Kimora Lee Simmons RTW Fall 2008

Kimora Lee Simmons’ trademark fabulosity was on full display Friday night…