LTD by Lizzie Tisch, an experiential style venture, founded by retail entrepreneur Lizzie Tisch, celebrated its Style Staycation shopping event with a preview dinner in Bridgehampton on Thursday, August 15 that brought out Rachel Zoe, Jeff Gordon, Shoshanna Gruss, and more. The Style Staycation shopping event continued on Friday and Saturday.
“The Style Staycation will bring together a unique mix of my favorite brands of the moment,” said Tisch. “With this next event, LTD is venturing into new and different categories. I look forward to bringing these companies to life for consumers in the Hamptons.”
On Thursday, Jeremy Piven brought his More Than Gold Comedy Tour to The Surf Lodge in Montauk. Piven was back at the Montauk hotspot on Saturday night, when Farm Rio presented Arizona. On Sunday, Idris Elba and Cuba Gooding Jr. caught Vanessa da Mata’s performance. The evening also featured an intimate dinner with Chef Casey Lane, presented by Perrier-Jouët. Guests included Garrett Neff, Cynthia Rowley and Bill Powers, and many more.
Ilene Joy toasted to summer in the Hamptons on Friday with cocktails and canapes at Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa, held in support of charity partner, Animal Haven. Co-hosted by jewelry designers Ilene Joy and Rae Scheer, and Tessa Hilton, the gathering brought out Jane Krakowski, Kate Bock, Daphne Groeneveld, Megan Williams, Flaviana Matata, Barron Hilton, Pamela Tick, Marina Ingvarsson and Allie Rizzo, among others. The evening featured music from HUMANMOSAIC, DJ duo Barron and Tessa Hilton, as well as Pamela Tick. The soiree also highlighted the brand’s fine jewelry collections and one-of-a-kind items that were showcased in a silent auction, which included bespoke pieces such as Zoe Kravitz’s wedding earrings.
Edmiston Yachts and polo icon Nacho Figueras hosted the first annual Edmiston Charity Chukka, presented by luxury destination Amaala, at the Ashkenazy family estate in Water Mill. The Saturday affair, which attracted Rachel Zoe, Delfina Balquier, Kelly Bensimon, Gucci Westman, and many more, supported Stonybrook Southampton Hospital.
Jenny Fleiss, CEO and Co-Founder of Jetblack, and Sari Sloane, Founder of everafter, hosted a Back to School Bash at Sari’s house in Bridgehampton on Saturday for their 4ever Got Your Back campaign – which runs until Sunday, August 25. To date, the campaign has 2,000 filled backpacks with over $20,000 donated. Guests, including Rebecca Minkoff, Stacey Bendet, Rebecca Hessel Cohen, Zara Terez, Darcy Miller and Heather Lilleston, took part in fun activities, including an arts & crafts station to bread bracelets, color and decorate cookies, and also championed the cause by donating unused backpacks and school supplies.
The Artists took home bragging rights at the 71st Annual East Hampton Artists & Writers Charity Softball Game on Saturday, beating the Writers’ team 10 to 8. The Writers nearly staged a comeback, making the final out with the tying run at the plate. Held at East Hampton’s Herrick Park, players included Mike Lupica, Walter Isaacson, Nev Schulman, Chris Wragge and more, while former President Bill Clinton served as one of the game’s umpires.
Over 200 gathered at the newly renovated Gurney’s Star Island Resort & Marina in Montauk on Saturday night for the annual Millennial Pink Party. Hosted by event co-founders, Larry Milstein & Toby Milstein, the multi-day summit raised over $50,000 for Planned Parenthood and Human Rights Campaign. Attendees included Ambra Gutierrez, Charlotte Bickley, Sydney Sadick and Joe Solmonese. The signature soiree featured a plethora of pink-inspired activations, including a “Snacks Fifth Avenue” candy bar and popcorn stand with local Montauk shop Candied Anchor, rosé garden area by Whispering Angel, and pink customized CBD-joints by Hemp Garden.
Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF) hosted its annual Bow Wow Meow Ball on Saturday night at ARF’s 22-acre campus in Wainscott. The evening fêted fashion designer and entertainer Isaac Mizrahi, who was honored with the Champion of Animals Award. Guests enjoyed cocktails, followed by dinner catered by Olivier Cheng. Afterwards, the party continued with dancing to music by the Peter Duchin Orchestra.
California Senator and 2020 Democratic nomination hopeful Kamala Harris was spotted heading into the East Hampton Gym on Sunday morning for a workout.
Katie Lee and husband Ryan Biegel were spotted enjoying lunch at the bar at Rowdy Hall in East Hampton on Sunday. Both noshed on salads.
Russell Simmons indulged in a vegan feast at Brooklyn Chop House Southampton at The Capri Hotel on Sunday night. Simmons and his four friends noshed on Vegetable lettuce wraps, Sweet and sour eggplant, Veggie flat noodles and Scallion pancakes. Artist Domingo Zapata was also spotted at the Hamptons hotshot dining with billionaire Stewart Rahr.
Jay-Z and Beyoncé were spotted at Dureya’s in Montauk.