Orkut Buyukkokten‘s “I (Heart) Prada” shirt said it all — and he wasn’t the only one. Politicians, tech titans, philanthropists, fashionistas, the newly pregnant, the about-to-be-married, the just-divorced, new money, old money, hardly any money at all… they all crowded into the big, gorgeous new Prada store on Maiden Lane last week to show their love.
There were the ladies brave enough to wear Prada to a Prada opening, and the ladies brave enough not to wear Prada — confusing, we know, but that’s fashion for you! The important thing is to look fabulous regardless of what label your wearing… and in our view, everyone did look fab!
Event planner Allison Speer always knows how to pull together the most interesting group of people, as you’ll see in the photos below. Drew Altizer and his team worked overtime in getting some fabulous photos for this event. Here are some of SFLuxe’s favorites — no easy task, considering there were over 1,000 from which to choose!
And speaking of “dashing”…
The final assessment of the Prada store, designed by architect Roberto Baciocchi, goes to dear Harry Denton, who knows his way around a store or two…
- Photos: Drew Altizer [drewaltizer.com]
- Shopping: Prada [201 Post Street]