Dennis Basso recruited his friend Mary J. Blige to appear in his upcoming ad campaign and he suited up Jennifer Lopez in a lynx hooded coat for her “Dinero” album cover.
Dennis Basso has not yet named a replacement for outgoing creative director Emily Burnett.
“We’ve found that as the world changes and rearranges, women are not getting as dressed up anymore,” observed Basso.
The designer welcomed 300 guests Saturday for the charity fund-raiser on the lawn of his sleek Southampton, N.Y. home.
“I was also invited to see Bette Midler in the opening of ‘Hello, Dolly!’ tonight — I really struggled,” joked the former Secretary of State.
“I only wear faux fur because I’m an animal lover,” Paris Hilton explained. “I just got a new puppy named Diamond Baby.”
Area businesses are being encouraged to adhere to the NYPD’s mantra, “If you see something, say something.”
The NYPD is in search of three burglars who stole more than 20 sable and chinchilla coats from the store.