Julie Macklowe, Thom Browne and Kamie Lightburn
Jean Shafiroff and Victor de Souza
Ken Downing and Alyson Cafiero
Sharon Jacob brought a playful accessory.
FIT’s Couture Council honored Thom Browne with the Artistry of Fashion award.
THE PARTY The Couture Council of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology hosted its exclusive 2017 luncheon to honor Thom Browne, recipient of the 2017 Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion. THE GUESTS Brooke Shields, Fe Fendi and Eileen Guggenheim enjoyed cocktails on the terrace before the three-course meal. Whoopi Goldberg emceed at the David H. Koch Theater in Lincoln Center. THE HIGHLIGHTS The event raised approximately $1 million to support the museum. Browne gushed, “Winning the Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion is such an overwhelming honor—an honor that is humbling, seeing who has received the award in the past.” Previous honorees include designers such as Michael Kors and Valentino—a stylish statement indeed!
Photos by Presley Ann/PMC