The theme of the 8th Annual New Yorkers For Children Spring Dinner Dance at the Mandarin Oriental was 'A Fool's Fete' โ€” but there was nothing remotely foolish about the assembled fashions.

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Selita Ebanks is fabulous in retro-perfect flame.

Speaking of Old-school glam: Crystal Renn!

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Few could pull off this intricate shape; Karolina Kurkova does more than that.

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Rachel Roy, as usual, keeps it fresh with brights.

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Arlenis Sosa keep it sweetly simple and vaguely 70s.

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Kerry Washington adds an unexpected shoe to her graphic modernity (as a Craigslist realtor might say): do you think it pops, or distracts?

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Rose McGowan channels Belle Watling with her gold rush.

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Hilary Rhoda keeps her color neutral, and adds drama with cut.

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Tinsley Mortimer lives out some suppressed 5-year-old's dream.

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