ASSOULINE, TOD’s, and Vogue host the launch of Claiborne Swanson Frank’s book American Beauty
Prosper & Martine Assouline, co-founders of Assouline Claiborne Swanson Frank, author of American Beauty. Notable guests also included: Anna Wintour, Elettra Wiedemann, Lily Aldridge, Jessica Stam, Solange Knowles, Lauren Bush, Lauren Santo Domingo, Maggie Betts, Valerie Boster, John Dempsey, Amanda Hearst, Vanessa Getty, Kelly Rutherford, Olivia Chantecaille, Lily Kwong, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, Monique Pean, Alina Cho, Georgina Bloomberg, Christian Cota, Peter Davis, Bonnie Morrison, Bettina Prentice, Emilia Fanjul, Jamie Johnson, Genevieve Bahrenburg
Where: 583 Park Avenue New York, NY
Assouline, Tod’s, and Vogue introduced one of Assouline’s most anticipated titles of the season, American Beauty by Claiborne Swanson Frank with text by Genevieve Bahrenburg. The book features portraits shot by Claiborne of various fashionable American women: editors, socials, models, designers, musicians, artists, etc. About 250 people attended the event at the grand space uptown including many of the women featured in the book. Guests enjoyed passed hors d’oeuvres and cocktails along with music by DJ Solange Knowles who is also featured in the book. To evoke the book’s message of “American Beauty”, TOD’s displayed their iconic products such as the gommino and the D bag in an color array of red, white and blue throughout the event space Screens were set up throughout the venue projecting large images of the women featured in the book. Guests will were gifted the “American Beauty” Assouline book along with a TOD’s giftcard for the store.
Event Images: Photo Credit: Neil Rasmus/BFAnyc.com