On September 8th, 2011, Dolce&Gabbana celebrated Fashion’s Night Out at the Dolce&Gabbana, 825 Madison Avenue at 69th Street, with the pre-launch of the brand’s Passion Duo lipstick.
Passionate Duo Justin Bieber and Scooter Braun hosted the event along with an event committee of duos including: Ingrid Vandebosch and Jeff Gordon, Thierry Henry and Tyson Beckford, Kelly Rutherford and Matthew Settle, Erica and L.A. Reid, and Lauren Santo Domingo and Tatiana Santo Domingo.
ATTENDEES INCLUDED: Lala and Carmelo Anthony, Sophia Bush, Katie Couric, Chace Crawford, Brooklyn Decker, Karen Elson, Ellie Goulding, Ice-T, Dayssi Kanovas, Rose McGowan, Usher Raymond, Leann Rimes and Eddie Cibrian, Coralie Charriol Paul, Julia Restoin Roitfeld, Marina Rust, Bee Shaffer, Tabitha Simmons, Anna Wintour, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff.
Guests had their portraits shot by celebrity photographer Roxanne Lowit which were then printed on personalized Dolce & Gabbana T-shirts. Make-up artists were on hand to touch up guests at a lipstick bar for women and a grooming bar for men.
Justin Bieber was on hand to sign purchases. A percentage of the proceeds from the evening will benefit Pencils of Promise.
Dolce&Gabbana Passion Duo lipstick
DJ Ruckus and Hannah Bronfman provided the music for the event. There was also a special performance by Asher Roth.
Refreshments were provided by Martini & Rossi and Voss Water.