Fashionistas, movie stars and even royalty all headed down to the Lower East Side hotspot The Hole Gallery last night to celebrate fashion designer Stacey Bendet’s new capsule collection, alice + olivia X Basquiat.
Not only could guests view the pieces on display, but they were actually able to purchase any of the items they liked immediately. And you didn’t have to be there to buy them; alice + olivia teamed up with Curalate, Reveal 360° and Samsung Gear 360 to allow anyone in the world to view and shop the #aoxbasquiat exhibit. Pieces range in price from $150 – $1,295, and 50 percent of the proceeds raised will go to benefit the CFDA.
Among the many, many notable guests in attendance were Princess Beatrice of York, Pierce Brosnan, Nicky Hilton, Lola Schnabel, Abby Elliot, Chelsea Leyland, Jessica Seinfeld, Salman Rushdie, Doreen Remen, Steven Kolb, Gigi Burris, Jessica Joffe, Paul Andrew, Phoebe and Annette Stephens, Albertus Swanepole and Mia Moretti.