THE WORLDWIDE EDITORS OF HARPER’S BAZAAR
CELEBRATED ‘ICONS BY CARINE ROITFELD’
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH AT THE PLAZA HOTEL
PRESENTED BY INFOR, LAURA MERCIER AND STELLA ARTOIS
**SPECIAL LIVE PERFORMANCE BY KANYE WEST
The worldwide editors of Harper’s BAZAAR celebrated the third ICONS portfolio by Carine Roitfeld with a black tie event at the Plaza Hotel, including a special performance by international recording artist Kanye West.
Attendees included: Carine Roitfeld, Glenda Bailey, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian West, Stephen Gan, Natasha Poly, Lindsey Wixson, Adriana Lima, Aimee Song, Alexa Chung, Alexandra Richards, Andreja Pejic, Ashley Graham, Atlanta de Cadenet Taylor, Baz Luhrmann, Camila Alves, Carol Alt, Carol King, Carolyn Murphy, Christina Hendricks, Coco Rocha, David Copperfield, Dascha Polanco, Devon Windsor, Doutzen Kroes, Emily Ratajkowski, Fabolous, Hailey Baldwin, Heidi Klum, Hilary Rhoda, Ireland Baldwin, Izabel Goulart, Jamie Chung, Jasmine Sanders, Jeremy Scott, Jesse Metcalfe, Jessica Hart, Juicy J, Kaia Gerber, Karolina Kurkova, Kate Upton, Katie Cassidy, Kendall Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Kris Jenner & Corey Gamble, Kylie Jenner, Laura Love, Lauren Hutton, Lewis Hamilton, Lindsey Ellingson, Lucky Blue & Pyper America, Maggie Rizer, Maria Sharapova, Mary J Blige, Nick Cannon, Nicky Hilton, Nico Tortorella, Nicola Peltz, Nina Agdal, Olivia Culpo, Pamela Anderson, Presley Gerber, Rosie Perez, Russell Westbrook, Sara Sampaio, Sofia Richie, Stella Maxwell, Theodora Richards, Tommy Hilfiger and Dee Ocleppo, Toni Garrn, Tyga, Tyson Beckford, Victoria Justice, Zac Posen and more.
WHAT: ICONS by Carine Roitfeld appeared in the September issues of all 32 international editions of Harper’s BAZAAR. Kim Kardashian West and Kayne West were photographed by Karl Lagerfeld with creative direction by Stephen Gan, the story includes models Natasha Poly, Lara Stone and Lindsey Wixson.
Partners for the event included Infor, a leading provider of cloud software for the fashion industry, Laura Mercier, whose makeup was featured on the cover and inside the ICONS Portfolio, and Stella Artois. Laura Mercier created a custom-chocolate station, where chocolates designed in the palettes of Laura Mercier signature colors were edible treats for guests. Stella Artois created a sleek lounge where guests enjoyed a specialty cocktail, THE ICONS Cidre Cocktail by Master Beer Sommelier Marc Stroobandt. Infor, in its third year of partnership with the event, has teamed up with New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) to launch the Infor/FIT Fashion Design ICONS Award to foster the next generation of leaders in fashion design. FIT student Lara Tabak won the first ICONS Award, and BAZAAR editor Kristen Ingersoll wore her winning design on the red carpet at the event.
Bertaud-Belieu served Cuvée Prestige Rosé Vintage 2015 from their Saint-Tropez winery alongside cocktails by Belvedere Vodka and Champagne by Moët & Chandon.
About Harper’s BAZAAR
Sophisticated, elegant and provocative, Harper’s Bazaar (www.bazaar.com) is the style resource for women who are the first to buy the best, from casual to couture. With authority and insider insight, Harper’s Bazaar showcases the work of visionary stylists, expressive photographers and talented designers, covering what’s new to what’s next. Founded in 1867, America’s first fashion magazine is available in 44 countries around the world. Harper’s BAZAAR is published by Hearst Magazines, a unit of Hearst Corporation (www.hearst.com), one of the nation’s largest diversified media and information companies. Follow Harper’s BAZAAR on Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram and Twitter.
Infor builds beautiful business applications with last mile functionality and scientific insights for select industries delivered as a cloud service. With 15,000 employees and customers in more than 200 countries and territories, Infor automates critical processes for industries including healthcare, manufacturing, fashion, wholesale distribution, hospitality, retail, and public sector. Infor software helps eliminate the need for costly customization through embedded deep industry domain expertise. Headquartered in New York City, Infor is also home to one of the largest creative agencies in Manhattan, Hook & Loop, focused on delivering a user experience that is fun and engaging. Infor deploys its cloud applications primarily on the Amazon Web Services cloud and open source platforms. To learn more about Infor, please visit www.infor.com.
About Laura Mercier
Laura Mercier Cosmetics was founded in 1996 by French Makeup Artist Laura Mercier, the pioneer of the Flawless Face. This global luxury line of Makeup, Skincare, Body & Bath and Fragrance is known for its iconic makeup artistry and techniques. The brand is centered on Laura Mercier’s personal philosophy that “what makes you unique makes you beautiful.” Laura is the innovative force behind the award-winning products, French aesthetic and artistry techniques – helping every woman look – and feel – her best. Acquired by Shiseido in 2016, Laura Mercier Cosmetics are distributed through specialty, beauty and department stores in 30 countries. For more information visit: https://www.lauramercier.com.
About Stella Artois
Stella Artois® is part of a Belgian brewing tradition dating back to 1366. It is the No. 1 Belgian beer in the world and is present in over 80 countries. Stella Artois® is a bottom filtered, blonde pilsner. It is thirst quenching with a malty middle and crisp finish delivering a full flavor and a hint of bitterness. Stella Artois® is best enjoyed served between 3 and 5 degrees Celsius and should be served in the unique Stella Artois® Chalice according to the 9-Step Pouring Ritual to guarantee a perfect experience of this gold standard lager. Visit www.stellaartois.com for more information.