Last week, Kathy Ireland went on Entertainment Tonight and spoke about her mentor Elizabeth Taylor’s activism on the issue of AIDS. It was packaged as a bombshell: Taylor ran a Dallas Buyers’ Club-style operation out of her Bel-Air home, getting experimental drugs to AIDS patients. Or did she?
Miley Cyrus auctioned off several pieces of her Caitlyn Jenner-inspired (and signed) artwork for $69,000 at Tuesday night’s amfAR Inspiration Gala and—because Miley never does anything halfway—she even promised to clean the winner’s home naked as an added bonus.
Today, amfAR's 21st Cinema Against AIDS Gala was held in Cap d'Antibes, France, right down the road from Cannes. There were dresses both glorious and unfortunate, and Conchita Wurst was there!
Last night a twinkling constellation of stars attended amfAR's Inspiration Gala at Milk Studios in Hollywood, California. The red carpet was black instead of red; and the clothes were all over the place: Apparently sequins, glitter, tulle tutus, corsets and formal shorts are A-OK for a gala.
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 08: (L-R) Soon-Yi Previn, Lindsay Lohan, and Woody Allen attend the amfAR New York Gala To Kick Off Fall 2012 Fashion Week at Cipriani Wall Street on February 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
[New York, November 30: Tomorrow is World AIDS Day, so Liza's getting busy today by ringing the opening bell. Image via Getty.]
- Lindsay Lohan's debut Ungaro collection was critically panned, and so unpopular that the brand lost its only U.S. retailers besides its own boutique. Now that boutique is calling customers to tell them the store is closing on February 27. [TheAwl]
AmfAR's Cinema Against AIDS 2009 benefit, held at Cannes' Hotel du Cap brought out noted activists like Paris and Peaches, plus star-power like Dita, Robin, Claudia, Eva, Zoe, Carine, Sharon and Kerry. Because we're all on a first-name basis like that. And did we mention the fabulous clothes? Yes?
- Kate Moss' line for TopShop sells out in 15 minutes! "Crowds of young women, who started queuing at 7.45am, scooped up the must have designer gear without even trying it on. " [Daily Mail]
- Rachel Weisz on method acting:"We were talking about the character of Penelope when I suddenly ran upstairs and brought down these…
Last night in New York, French Vogue editor-in-chief Carine Roitfeld was honored alongside Julian Schnabel and Bobby Shriver by amFAR for "their vital and distinctive contributions to the global struggle against AIDS." It being the eve of New York Fashion Week, we totally expected the attendees at the gala to make an…
- Despite toiling for so many years educating Americans on the merits of croc-skin bags on a certain premium cable TV show, Kim Cattrall says she has seen the PETA light: she's donating all the furs she wore in making the SATC movie to the animal rights organization so they can be donated to homeless people who no one…